News & Events

NASCAR SpeedPark names new round up partner

MARCH 2015 – In partnership with True Purpose Ministries, NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains and its charitable arm, PARC Foundation, have launched a philanthropic campaign inviting guests to round up their in-park purchases to the nearest whole dollar. … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark to host United Way Amazing Race

JANUARY 2015 – NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains, the official family fun park of NASCAR®, is teaming up with United Way of Sevier County in partnership with its charitable arm, PARC Foundation, to host the Amazing Race on Thursday, March 5, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at NASCAR SpeedPark. … Read More

Sevier County Days raises more than $11,000

NOVEMBER 2014 – NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains, the official family fun park of NASCAR®, celebrated its local community during Sevier County Days, Nov. 3 through Nov. 9. Sevier County residents and employees donated $5 and one canned food item to enjoy all-day, unlimited play … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark announces Sevier County Days

OCTOBER 2014 – NASCAR SpeedPark Smoky Mountains, the official family fun park of NASCAR®, celebrates its local community during Sevier County Days, Nov. 3 through Nov. 9. Any person who resides or works in Sevier County and who donates $5 and one canned food item will receive entrance … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark supports Freedom Readers

FEBRUARY 2014 – In partnership with Freedom Readers, Inc., NASCAR SpeedPark Myrtle Beach and its charitable arm, PARC Foundation, have launched a philanthropic campaign which invites guests to round up their in-park purchases to the nearest whole dollar, with a portion of proceeds supporting … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark to celebrate veterans at event

JULY 2013 – NASCAR SpeedPark® Myrtle Beach, with its charitable arm PARC Foundation, is pleased to announce its partnership with Coca‐Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated™ and Canine Angels to host the third annual Celebrate our Heroes event on Saturday, November 9, 2013 from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. at … Read More

Parks support Boys & Girls Clubs of Grand Strand

JULY 2013 – To support the after-school and summer programs in the Grand Strand, NASCAR SpeedPark, Myrtle Waves Water Park and Pavilion Nostalgia Park, launched a philanthropic campaign through their charitable arm, PARC Foundation, which invites customers to round up their … Read More

PARC welcomes Converge participants to Myrtle Waves

FEBRUARY 2013 – Over 1,000 students attended the South Carolina Baptist Converge Conference in Myrtle Beach, February 1-3, 2013. PARC Foundation and several of the PARC properties were blessed to be a part of this unique weekend which provided college students and high school juniors and … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark teams up to help wounded warriors

NOVEMBER 2012 – NASCAR SpeedPark® in Myrtle Beach, with its charitable arm PARC Foundation, is pleased to announce its partnership with Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated™ and Wounded Warrior Project to host the second annual Celebrate our Heroes event on November 10, 2012 … Read More

PARC Foundation host in-park worship service

OCTOBER 2012 – PARC Foundation hosted its first in-park worship service to team members of NASCAR SpeedPark in Concord, NC, as well as other youth in the community on Saturday, October 21st. Parkwood Baptist Church preformed the worship service, which included a Scripture reading … Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark raises $1200 for wounded warriors

NOVEMBER 2011 – NASCAR SpeedPark® in Myrtle Beach, through its charitable arm PARC Foundation, partnered with Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated™ and Wounded Warrior Project to host their first annual Celebrate our Heroes event, on November 12, 2011 at NASCAR SpeedPark. … Read More

PARC properties raise $6,000 for Boys & Girls Clubs

SEPTEMBER 2011 – PARC Foundation, the charitable arm PARC Management, is committed to supporting nonprofits in our local communities that support the Foundation’s mission of strengthening children and families. For the 2011 Season, PARC Foundation teamed up with Myrtle Waves … Read More

PARC Foundation makes difference in local communities

SEPTEMBER 2011 – PARC Foundation, the charitable arm of PARC Management teamed up with five nonprofits to raise funds and awareness for each organizations’ services in the community’s each park serves. To promote the cause park employees at each of the PARC Management … Read More

Tennessee park raises funds for children’s home

AUGUST 2011 – The NASCAR SpeedPark in Sevierville, Tenn., has teamed up with the Smoky Mountain Children’s Home to raise funds and awareness of the organization’s services within the local community. The local NBC affliate channel 10 WBIR reported on the story. … Watch the Video

3rd Annual Strides for Change Walk of Hope

AUGUST 2011 – For its third consecutive year, PARC Foundation teamed up with Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) York Region Chapter in Canada to host the Strides for Change Walk of Hope Week, from August 8 – August 14th. Guests registered for the challenge walk and flagged races … Read More

PARC properties raise $16,000 for American Heart Assoc.

JULY 2011 – PARC Foundation, the charitable arm of PARC, is committed to strengthening children and communities. Partnering with the American Heart Association (AHA) is one of the many ways PARC Foundation strives to inspire smiles within the communities it serves … Read More

Pet adoption event at NASCAR SpeedPark Concord

JUNE 2011 – PARC Foundation, the charitable arm of NASCAR SpeedPark Concord, North Carolina, is pleased to announce their partnership with the K104.7 street team and Project HALO (Helping Animals Live On) for the upcoming Pet Adoption Event on July 9, 2011 … Read More

Tennessee park receives community service award

JUNE 2011 – NASCAR SpeedPark, Assistant General Manager, Ben Hess was in attendance to receive the Smoky Mountain Children’s Hospital Community Service award on behalf of NASCAR SpeedPark and PARC Foundation. The award was for dedicated service to the Children’s Home in the … Read More

NASCAR Day Car Wash for Kids held at SpeedParks

MAY 2011 – The inaugural NASCAR Day Car Wash for Kids, an initiative of NASCAR Unites, brought together the local community and collectively washed about 100 cars and raised nearly $800.00 for local children’s charities on NASCAR Day, May 20, 2011. PARC Foundation, the charitable arm … Read More

PARC Foundation, K104.7 and Project Halo join forces

MAY 2011 – On Sunday, May 15th, PARC Foundation, the charitable arm of NASCAR SpeedPark Concord, North Carolina, teamed up with the K104.7 street team and Project HALO (Helping Animals Live On) to help feed hungry pets. Participants brought unopened wet and dry dog food … Read More

PARC Foundation launches redesigned website

MAY 2011 – PARC Foundation, the “Heart” of PARC Management has launched its new website redesign, www.parc‐foundation.org. The redesigned site embodies the Foundation’s mission and commitment to strengthen the heart, mind, body and spirit of children and communities… Read More

NASCAR SpeedPark holds MINI 500 Race for charity

MARCH 2011 – NASCAR SpeedPark in Myrtle Beach and its charitable arm PARC Foundation teamed up with Junior Achievement of Coastal South Carolina on March 14th to raise funds for the Financial Literacy Program. The program prepares youth for the real world by showing them … Read More

NBA star Chauncey Billups partners with charity

AUGUST 2010 – PARC Foundation was recently introduced to research conducted by UNICEF by a faith-based intermediary organization, FreshMinistries, based in Jacksonville, Florida. The UNICEF research teaches that the health and economic opportunities available to the children living … Read More

PARC Foundation sponsors faith-based music video

APRIL 2010 – PARC Management and PARC Foundation are very excited to partner with Possibility Pictures and their new film, Letters to God. Based on a true story, Letters to God is an inspiring movie about a young boy finding strength and hope in the midst of extreme adversity… Read More

Deadline extended for Haiti earthquake relief donations

FEBRUARY 2010 – Today, PARC Foundation decided to extend the Haiti Relief donation period deadline to next Friday, February 12, 2010. PARC Management, LLC, and its not-for-profit partner, PARC Foundation, have been challenged by an anonymous donor to raise $10,000 for the American Red Cross … Read More

Inaugural Jack Kemp award presented to Hunter’s Hope

JUNE 2009 – At Darien Lake, PARC Foundation along with PARC Management celebrates the life and work of Jack Kemp, by presenting an award annually to a local non-profit organization. Jack Kemp served both the Western New York community and the country as a role model, public servant … Read More