"Burnouts On The Boulevard" To Close Portion Of Strip Today

All 16 Involved In NASCAR Playoff Chase Taking Part

Mitch Kelly
September 12, 2019 - 6:52 am

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LAS VEGAS, NV (KXNT) - NASCAR's playoff chase begins this weekend with the South Point 400 at the Las Vegas Vegas Motor Speedway, but the events schedule begins Thursday afternoon with a lot of smoke on the Strip.

All 16 drivers involved in NASCAR's playoff chase will take part in "Burnouts on the Boulevard". The event begins at 3:30pm.

Fans are welcome to view the procession along Las Vegas Boulevard, including the pre-event festivities outside the Miracle Mile Shops. The burnout location is along Spring Mountain Road, between Fashion Show and Wynn Las Vegas.

The South Point 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway begins at noon on Sunday It's the first of 10 races used to determine NASCAR's champion for 2019.