GA (February 17, 2016) – NASCAR
fans, start your engines! QuikTrip, one of the nation’s premier convenience and
gasoline marketers, will host a Pit Party for NASCAR and QT fans on Wednesday,
February 24, 2016 at a new Jonesboro QuikTrip store. The party will kick-off
the Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 NASCAR race week.
party will feature a variety of activities and entertainment throughout the
day. The entertainment will include a live performance by country artist Corey
Kent White, appearances by Coca-Cola Racing Family driver Darrell “Bubba”
Wallace Jr., the Coca Cola Racing Simulator, WUBL-FM 94.9 The Bull, former Atlanta Falcon linebacker
Jessie Tuggle, Harry the Hawk and the Atlanta Hawk Cheerleaders, the Twisted
Tea pace car, the Red Bull Juke Box, prizes and free food sampling provided by
hosting QT’s Pit Party, we hope to share information about how fans can honor
and support military members and their families and show appreciation for the
sacrifices they have made to our country in conjunction with the Folds of Honor
QuikTrip 500 event,” said Atlanta Division Manager Marc Milburn. “To share this
thrilling and rewarding event with the Atlanta community is a privilege.”
Party will take place at store 799, located at 8140 Tara Blvd., Jonesboro, GA,
30236 from 10am-4pm.
Honor is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization based in Owasso, Oklahoma. Folds of
Honor was founded in 2007, and provides educational scholarships and assistance
to families of military men and women who have been killed or disabled while
serving our country.
helps support private education tuition and tutoring for children in grades
K-12, as well as higher educational tuition assistance for spouses and
children. Since its founding in 2007, the organization is proud to have awarded
over 7,500 scholarships, including more than 2,600 in 2015.
For more information for those who wish to apply or to donate to support
Folds of Honor scholarships, please visit www.foh.org.
QuikTrip Corporation is a privately held
convenience and gasoline marketer headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Founded in
1958, QuikTrip has grown to a $11 billion company with more than 700 stores in
11 states. With over 19,000 employees, QuikTrip has made Fortune Magazine’s
list of Best Companies to Work For
every year for the last thirteen years. QuikTrip is also consistently ranked as
one of the top convenience store marketers in product quality and friendly
service. For more information, visit www.quiktrip.com.
For more information or to purchase tickets,
contact the Atlanta Motor Speedway ticket office at (770) 946-4211, (877)
9-AMS-TIX or visit www.atlantamotorspeedway.com.