Charlotte Motor Speedway has teamed with The American Red Cross and OneBlood to host two blood donation events this week. The blood drives come as the agencies work to ensure a stable blood supply for patients in need throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday, May 6 -- 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

The American Red Cross will be on hand on Wednesday, May 6 for blood and platelet donations from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. in the infield Champions Pavilion. Donors should proceed to the infield via the Gate 26 (Turn 3) tunnel. 

All donors are required to wear a face covering or mask while at the drive, in alignment with new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention public guidance.

To schedule an appointment, visit and enter the key word "Lapsforlife".

Friday, May 8 -- 10 a.m. until 7 p.m.

Charlotte Motor Speedway, in conjunction with Atrium Health and OneBlood will host a blood drive to ensure a ready blood supply in our community on Friday, May 8 from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. 

Donors should proceed to the infield Champions Pavilion at Charlotte Motor Speedway using the Gate 26 tunnel (under Turn 3).

To schedule an appointment, visit