Aug 14, 2012

Race fans will definitely make sure country newcomer Josh Thompson “Won’t Be Lonely Long” when he performs a post race concert following the Kansas Lottery 300 on Oct. 20. The concert is a part of the Kansas Lottery 300 ticket and will take place in the Display Midway and will begin approximately 20 minutes after the checkered flag.

“I look forward to having Josh Thompson perform after the Kansas Lottery 300,” said Kansas Speedway President Patrick Warren. “I know Josh will provide our fans with a high energy concert following the race and I know our fans will like having the opportunity to see Josh perform.”

Thompson is currently out on his Change is Comin’ tour to promote his upcoming second album.

Thompson released his debut album, Way Out Here, in 2010 and began selling out clubs while also mixing in opening dates for Brad Paisley, Hank Williams Jr., Lynyrd Skynyrd, Dierks Bentley and Eric Church.

Thompson is also becoming an acclaimed songwriter, having written “Church Pew or Bar Stool” on Jason Aldean’s My Kinda Party album and “A Man Don’t Have to Die” on Paisley’s This is Country Music.

Tickets for Oct. 21 Hollywood Casino 400 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the Oct. 20 Kansas Lottery 300 NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the Oct. 19 Kansas Lottery 98.9 ARCA Racing Series presented by Menards race are on sale now by calling 866.460.RACE (7223) or Click Here.  Every season ticket comes with a Track Pass that provides you with access to the infield for the pre-race concert, driver introductions and much more! 

Parking is always free at Kansas Speedway and fans can bring in one 14x14x14-inch soft-sided cooler with their favorite food and beverages.