NASCAR Season Opens at the Richmond International Raceway
The 2011 NASCAR season at the Richmond International Raceway (RIR) opens with four races in three nights April 28-30. The series kicks off Thursday night with the Blue Ox 100 NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race, followed by the Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown. Friday night features the NASCAR Nationwide Series BUBBA burger 250 race, and on Saturday fans will watch the Crown NASCAR Sprint Cup race. Located four miles from the RIR, Maury Place at Monument is the perfect lodging for race fans seeking luxury accommodations during their visit to Richmond.