NASCAR Cup drivers taking on road course at Watkins Glen

NASCAR Cup drivers taking on road course at Watkins Glen

The NASCAR Cup Series is ready to go racing at Watkins Glen International.

Watkins Glen International Announces Sellout Crowd for 5th Consecutive Year

Watkins Glen International Announces Sellout Crowd for 5th Consecutive Year

WATKINS GLEN, NY (WENY) -- Watkins Glen International announced its fifth consecutive year of sell out grandstand crowds for its Monster Energy Cup NASCAR series race. WGI President Michael Printup made the announcement prior to Sunday's Go Bowling at the Glen NASCAR race.  Overall, NASCAR has struggled with fan attendance over the past several years at racetracks across the country. WGI is an exception to that trend.  NASCAR's Go Bowling at the Glen race will begin at 3:...

August 4th, 1:16 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Family-friendly activities at WGI for NASCAR

Family-friendly activities at WGI for NASCAR

With NASCAR weekend being upon us, fans of all ages head to Watkins Glen International for the races of course, but there's so much more for families and young ones to enjoy while being there. 

August 3rd, 3:02 PM EDT by Sierra Wright
Go Bowling at the Glen with PBA Bowler Kyle Troup

Go Bowling at the Glen with PBA Bowler Kyle Troup

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (WENY) --  PBA Bowler, Kyle Troup brought his A -game to Watkins Glen International this weekend to face some fans in bowling. Troup is the 2019 representative for Go Bowling at the Glen, a partnership with NASCAR, kicking off the big Thunder at the Glen race weekend.  Since the age of three, bowling has been Troup's dream. "I've dedicated my life to this. I've been bowling for a living for three years and the work that I've put in, in just the ...

August 2nd, 2:07 PM EDT by Chris Johnson
Campers set up at WGI, prep for race weekend

Campers set up at WGI, prep for race weekend

Wednesday morning marked the first day campers were able to arrive at Watkins Glen International to start setting up and enjoy the site before the big event.

July 31st, 8:05 PM EDT by Isabel Garcia