Luke Combs will return to carry out in the course of the 2022 Daytona 500 pre-race present at Daytona Int’l Speedway. (Brian Cleary/bcpix.com Picture)
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Luke Combs, the multi-platinum, ACM, CMA, CMT and Billboard Music Award-winning artist, will turn out to be the primary entertainer in historical past to carry out the Daytona 500 Pre-Race Present in back-to-back years previous to the sixty fourth working of The Nice American Race on Sunday, Feb. 20, 2022, at Daytona Int’l Speedway.
Previous to the season-opening Daytona 500 this previous February, the longtime NASCAR fan from Asheville, N.C., entertained a restricted variety of followers in attendance on the 2.5-mile venue due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Daytona Int’l Speedway not too long ago introduced that spectator restrictions shifting ahead have been lifted.
“Performing earlier than the Daytona 500 this previous February was one thing I by no means might have imagined,” mentioned Combs, who grew up watching NASCAR races on tv along with his grandfather. “I’ll always remember it, but it surely wasn’t with a full home. That’s the reason I’m so excited to return again and have the chance to entertain greater than 101,000 of the best followers on the planet in particular person and hundreds of thousands worldwide on FOX.
“I can’t wait to really feel that vitality and pleasure, to attach with the group and get each certainly one of them pumped up for The Nice American Race. Moments like this are what I stay for and it’s why I do what I do. I can’t wait….for the Daytona 500.”
“Luke mentioned he wished to return again, so we’re welcoming him with open arms,” mentioned Daytona Int’l Speedway President Frank Kelleher. “It means an amazing deal to the speedway, the rivals, NASCAR and all our followers that he desires to be part of the Daytona 500 once more. We’re anticipating a packed home, and he will probably be electrifying for these in attendance in addition to these watching at residence on FOX. Plus, Speedweeks Offered by AdventHealth will kick off the ’22 season in unbelievable style with the aggressive debut of the Subsequent Gen automotive. It is going to be an expertise our followers will always remember.”
Followers who buy UNOH Fanzone/Pre-Race Entry ($95) for the Daytona 500, which will probably be held on its conventional Presidents Day weekend, will be capable to view Combs’ Daytona 500 Pre-Race Present, in addition to driver introductions and pre-race festivities from the grass trioval space. A restricted variety of the Luke Combs VIP Package deal ($230) has additionally been designed round Combs’ look. The bundle features a reserved Daytona 500 ticket, UNOH Fanzone/Pre-Race Entry, VIP stage entrance entry to the efficiency and a stay Q&A with Combs.