TicketSmarter Becomes Primary Ticketing Partner of Houston Raceway

TicketSmarter has expanded its relationship with Houston Raceway, the motorsports and concert venue located in Baytown, Texas.  TicketSmarter will now serve as the primary ticketing partner of the facility to provide spectators, racers, vendors, and track management with a dependable ticket-buying experience. Houston Raceway is known as one of the top drag racing destinations in…

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Brittany Force, Matt Hagan, Erica Enders, Steve Johnson claim final Houston victories

At the final NHRA SpringNationals at Houston Raceway Park, event champions Brittany Force, Matt Hagan, Erica Enders, and Steve Johnson combined to give the historic facility a proper send-off.

There was more than enough drama to go around at Houston Raceway Park but the Pro Stock final stole the show as Erica Enders topped rising…

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To our dear racing family,

Since the beginning, the Angel family has taken immense pride in bringing NHRA Championship Drag Racing to the greater Houston area. Now, as the sun sets on 35 years of countless world-class performances here at Houston Raceway Park, we wanted to take a moment to convey our enormous gratitude and…

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Final NHRA professional drag race at Houston Raceway Park nearing sell-out status

HOUSTON (April 6) — The 35th annual NHRA SpringNationals at legendary Houston Raceway Park has become the hottest ticket in motorsports as it approaches sell-out status more than two weeks before the event kicks off on the weekend of April 22-24.

“It looks like our final NHRA race will be one for the record books,”…

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Houston Raceway Park Releases 2022 Calendar of Events


Baytown, TX- Houston Raceway Park, Southeast Texas’ largest multi-purpose motorsports facility, announced its calendar of events for the 2022 race season after successfully extending its ground lease through the end of 2022.  The season is highlighted with the final running of the 35th annual NHRA SpringNationals, April 22-24, which will be aired live on…

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TicketSmarter and Houston Raceway Park Kickoff New Partnership

OVERLAND PARK, KS – December 22, 2021) –  TicketSmarter and Houston Raceway Park in Baytown, Texas have announced a new partnership to name TicketSmarter as the official ticket resale marketplace partner for the home of the NHRA SpringNationals.

“We are thrilled to partner with Houston Raceway Park as they embark on a very important 2022…

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Magical Winter Lights Opens Ticket Sales

HOUSTON (November 3, 2021) – Tickets are now on sale for Houston’s iconic event, Magical Winter Lights, at its new venue, Houston Raceway, 2525 FM 565, Baytown, TX 77523.

Magical Winter Lights, held November 19, 2021 through January 2, 2022, is a 20-acre, 45-day larger-than-life Christmas light show with themed lantern light sections, local entertainment…

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Magical Winter Lights Confirms Return and New Venue

HOUSTON (September 30, 2021) – Magical Winter Lights is returning this winter and rebuilding at Houston Raceway in Baytown from November 19, 2021 through January 2, 2022.

Visitors can expect the iconic Magical Winter Lights landmarks such as the entrance castle, dinosaur exhibits, and Houston’s beloved displays, however, guests will miss the traditional acrobatic performances…

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Houston Raceway Park to end 35-year legacy after 2022 NHRA national event

BAYTOWN, Texas (July 14) — When the final pair of Top Fuel dragsters roar down Houston Raceway Park Powered by Pennzoil at the conclusion of the 2022 NHRA national event, the echoing thunder of their combined 22,000-plus horsepower will signal the end of an era in Texas motorsports history.

Immediately following the event, the new property owners…

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eBay Motors and Drag Racing Leadership Team (DRLT) Join Efforts to Form Industry Pioneering Partners

June 16, 2021

Rockingham, NC — The Drag Racing Leadership Team (DRLT), a group of drag strip owners and leaders across the United States, has announced a new joint partnership with eBay Motors, one of…

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