Walmart Introduces $99 Family Ticket Package to NASCAR Fans in Los Angeles
Topics: Auto Club 400
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
March 10, 2011
Retailer Offers Exclusive Discount Ticket and Food Package to Fontana Auto Club 400
with Savings of Nearly $1001 per Family
BENTONVILLE, Ark., March 10, 2011 – As Los Angeles prepares for the upcoming Fontana Auto Club 400 on March 27, Walmart is giving racing fans more reason to get excited with its new Race Time program. Walmart customers and NASCAR fans can purchase a discount ticket package available exclusively through http://see.Walmart.com/NASCAR for Fontana Auto Club 400. Ticket packages include four race tickets, four hot dogs, four beverages and one race program for just $99, a savings of nearly $100 for a family of four.
“We’ve found that nearly nine out of ten NASCAR fans chose to shop at Walmart2,” said Walmart Market Manager Wesley Morris, “We wanted to provide Los Angeles race fans with unbelievable savings on NASCAR tickets and merchandise and unique Race Time experiences that you can only find at Walmart.”
Race Time at Walmart
Beginning Wednesday, March 23, select Walmart stores in the Los Angeles area will host NASCAR fan events featuring real stock racing car displays, and racing simulator machines – perfect to safely get behind the wheel and feel the power of NASCAR.
Additionally, Walmart stores will feature incredible prices on NASCAR merchandise such as T-shirts, racing flags, and tailgating food and beverages with even more selection of exclusive product on http://see.Walmart.com/NASCAR.
Participating stores in Los Angeles include:
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 from 12pm – 6pm
Walmart Store #3276
4001 Hallmark Pkwy.
San Bernardino (N), Calif.
Thursday, March 24, 2011 from 12pm – 6pm
Walmart Store #1862
1610 S. Riverside Ave.
Friday, March 25, 2011 from 11am – 5pm
Walmart Store #1756
17251 Foothill Blvd.
Saturday, March 26, 2011 from 11am – 5pm
Walmart Store #1922
12549 Foothill Blvd.
Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
For additional details and a complete listing of participating Walmart stores, visit http://see.Walmart.com/NASCAR.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 200 million times per week at 9,000 retail units under 60 different banners in 15 countries. With fiscal year 2011 sales of $419 billion, Walmart employs more than 2 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://www.walmartstores.com, on Twitter at http://Twitter.com/Walmart, and on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/walmart. Online merchandise sales are available at http://www.walmart.com and http://www.samsclub.com.
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1Ticket packages are limited per market and available through http://see.Walmart.com/NASCAR while
2Experian Consumer Research, Simmons National Consumer Survey, Fall 2009
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