Highlighting the Fan Experience

Monday, August 6th 2018, 7:19 AM EDT

'Go Bowling at the Glen'

Monday, August 6th 2018, 7:17 AM EDT

WGI Go Bowling at the Glen Early Campers

Tuesday, August 7th 2018, 11:35 AM EDT by Tony Chiavaroli

Working Backwards at the Glen

Monday, August 6th 2018, 5:11 PM EDT

'Go Bowling at the Glen' with Jason Belmonte

Monday, August 6th 2018, 4:30 AM EDT by Dan Schrack

WGI Fan Travel

Saturday, August 4th 2018, 8:13 PM EDT by Nick Quattrini

Prepping for rain during the races

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 8:00 PM EDT

Campers at WGI

Friday, August 4th 2017, 7:42 PM EDT

Williams Toyota of Elmira Thunder at the Glen 2017

Monday, August 7th 2017, 2:33 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl

Pit crew challenges at WGI

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 8:00 PM EDT

Prepping for rain during the races

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 7:57 PM EDT

Furry friends at Glen

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 7:53 PM EDT

Inside the haulers

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 7:42 PM EDT

Pace Car Driver

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 7:35 PM EDT

Zippo 200 Winner

Saturday, August 5th 2017, 7:07 PM EDT
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...

Tony Chiavaroli
Early Camping at Watkins Glen International
August 4th, 4:13 PM EDT by Nick Quattrini
WGI Fan Travel
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...

The Fan Experience At the Glen
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.   

Renata Stiehl
NASCAR Victory Lane Celebration Features Local Champagne
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. 

Fan experience at Watkins Glen International
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. 

Kyle Busch wins Zippo 200 at WGI