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Explore Watkins Glen

Watkins Glen is synonymous with racing, earning its place in the history books in October 1948 when the first post-World War II road race in America ran through the village streets.

Points of Interest

The tradition continues today, with Watkins Glen Promotions’ ceremonial road race on the original 6.6-mile circuit during the annual Vintage Race at Watkins Glen International.

Located just 4 miles from downtown Watkins Glen, racing enthusiasts can experience NASCAR, IMSA, and US Vintage Grand Prix racing at the always evolving Watkins Glen International.

Thanks to the Drive the Glen experience, fans can test the power under their own vehicle’s hood when they take the course themselves.