College students can watch NASCAR races at a discounted rate (includes video story)

The Homestead Speedway is selling race tickets for college students at $25 for this weekend’s race.

The Homestead Speedway has been the home of NASCAR since 1995 in South Florida. This track has had a history with the community for over 27 years. 

“This just continues the vision of our leadership,” said Al Garcia, president of the Homestead Speedway. 

The NASCAR Cup Series race day is on Sunday, Oct. 22 at 2:30 p.m. Spectators can enjoy Larry’s Hard Lemonade Beach Bash, which provides beach access from the field, water activities and a live DJ.

Daniela Thoelke is a senior at Florida International University majoring in digital broadcasting and media. She loves Miami and aims to share the stories of the citizens that live here and all over the world. After her studies, she wishes to pursue a career in the entertainment field.

Kenneth Bueno is a junior majoring in the Digital Broadcasting field. He is a sim racing commentator for Podium eSports and aims to apply his love for sports into the sports broadcasting industry after graduating.

Esteban Rodriguez is a sophomore majoring in TV/Broadcast media. He is a producer for Caplin News and FIU's Sports show, Sideline. He hopes to pursue this path of producing for Sports Networks and/or Hollywood in the Film Industry.