Early Camping at Watkins Glen International

Early Camping at Watkins Glen International

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) -- With all the action down on the track, sometimes one can forget about all the camping that's going on around the Glen. Earlier this week I stopped by the camping areas to hang out with some of the early arriving fans, and get their take on the week. During each of the races, the stands around the track are the place to be, but that is only half of the fun at WGI. There is plenty of activity that goes on in the camping areas prior to everything g...

August 7th, 11:29 AM EDT by Tony Chiavaroli
WGI Fan Travel

WGI Fan Travel

August 4th, 4:13 PM EDT by Nick Quattrini
The Fan Experience At the Glen

The Fan Experience At the Glen

For some, heading up to the track is all about the big race....but what about the time in between? Jessica S. Fanatics Track side Coordinator says “it's so much fun, NASCAR weekend especially up here at Watkins glen, this is a big camping track. so everyone is out all weekend, we see the same customers all three days, it's very good!” For NASCAR Lovers of all ages there is plenty to do at Watkins Glen International. From the iconic sights to the smells and sounds. Severa...

March 19th, 12:34 PM EDT
NASCAR Victory Lane Celebration Features Local Champagne

NASCAR Victory Lane Celebration Features Local Champagne

HAMMONDSPORT, NY (WENY) -- All the excitement in Victory Lane at Watkins Glen International after the race wouldn't be the same without the champagne celebration. And Hammondsport-based Pleasant Valley Wine Company has a long history of award-winning champagne, and deep roots with local racing.   

August 4th, 11:17 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Fan experience at Watkins Glen International

Fan experience at Watkins Glen International

WENY's Craig Flint catches up with one fan who has been coming to WGI for the experience of race weekend for years, and also aims to give kids a little furry friend to remind them of the Glen. 

April 30th, 1:05 PM EDT
Kyle Busch wins Zippo 200 at WGI

Kyle Busch wins Zippo 200 at WGI

August 5, 2017  WATKINS GLEN (WENY) -- Sports Director Jenna Harner sits down with this year's Zippo 200 winner, Kyle Busch, to talk about the win and Watkins Glen International. 

April 30th, 1:05 PM EDT