Feel the need for speed this week at Texas Motor Speedway!  The Samsung Mobile 500 returns to Texas Motor Speedway and the City of Cowboys and Culture.

Race week kicks off on Thursday, April 7 with the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series stars on the practice track.  Friday, April 8 is Dallas Morning News Qualifying Day for both the Sprint Cup and Nationwide Series.  And on Saturday, April 9, experienced the first-ever nighttime Samsung Mobile 500 under the lights at Texas Motor Speedway.

So what’s a race fan to do before and after the race events?  See Fort Worth’s authentic Western Heritage in the Stockyards National Historic District.  Enjoy Sundance Square, downtown’s 35-block dazzling entertainment district.  Experience the cultural masterpieces of the Fort Worth Cultural District.

Make a vacation out of race week and stay in one of Fort Worth’s hotels. You can select a complete Fort Worth vacation package by visiting www.FortWorth.com.

For more information on places to stay and things to do during race week, visit www.FortWorth.com/visitors/samsungmobile500weekend