For those that want to do something before or after the race that is only 30 minutes away
The Northeast Alabama Orchid Society is pleased to announce its 2008 Orchid Show and Sale. This event is located in the lobby/auditorium of the Anniston Museum of Natural History.
April 26- Sat- 10am-5pm, April 27-Sun- 1pm-5pm.
Come see hundreds of orchids beautifully displayed, learn about orchids and get growing tips from the pros, and buy a plant from regional vendors to enjoy at home.
Admission to the orchid show and parking are free. Admission to the museum exhibit halls is charged
For more info., visit www.neaos.org or contact Glenn Bryant at 256-820-2789 or Lysdexic96@aol.com
Drive authentic Nextel Cup Nascar race cars at the Talladega Superspeedway. Reach speeds of 165 MPH+ while experiencing this once in a life time adventure. Packages range from 3 Lap Ride Alongs to 60+ Lap adrenaline pumping driving experiences.
Soveiner trailers are very good at Talladega bit can be a walk to certain grandtand areas. Must attend the Talladega Walk of Fame in city of Talladega south of track which they do every year. Greats like Earnhardt, Allison, and Petty are just some of inductees and it is a fun time family event and is free. Also, the International Motorsports Hall of Fame which is a great museum of cars and the history of Talladega Superspeedway as well as trophys and a driver area with a area with biographys of great champiins and some great NASCAR driver, hundreds of cars from old to new are there and its a must see for any race fan for the history and tradition of NASCAR and Talladega Superspeedway.