Prosper, Texas native Chris Buescher, Daniel Suarez and Tyler Reddick headline the featured NASCAR Cup Series guests for the Trackside Live show prior to Sunday’s Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 at Texas Motor Speedway.

The pre-race entertainment will be co-hosted by former NASCAR driver Kenny Wallace and Jose Castillo in the speedway’s Fan Zone located at the Gate 4 entrance.

RFK Racing’s Buescher, Trackhouse Racing’s Suarez and 23XI Racing’s Reddick are among the six drivers who will be featured in the talk show-style entertainment. Joining the trio will be Erik Jones of Legacy Motor Club, Noah Gragson of Stewart-Haas Racing and Carson Hocevar of Spire Motorsports.

Suarez will open the show at 11 a.m. CT and be followed by Hocevar (11:15 a.m.), Buescher (11:30 a.m.), Jones and Reddick (11:45 a.m.), and Gragson (Noon).

Trackside Live is just part of the entertainment in the Fan Zone during the NASCAR tripleheader weekend that includes the CRAFTSMAN Truck Series 250 on Friday, April 12, and Xfinity Series Andy’s Frozen Custard 300 on Saturday, April 13.

The Fan Zone also will have show times throughout the weekend for The Lumberjack Show, Sara Twister, The Red Trouser Show, Neon Prophets and more. The Fan Zone will open at 2 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m, Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday.

Special musical entertainment also will be provided prior to the Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 that gets underway at 2:30 p.m. Southern rockers 38 Special will perform a one-hour concert on the frontstretch stage beginning at 12:30 p.m.

The 2024 Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 NASCAR tripleheader weekend begins April 12 with the NASCAR CRAFTSMAN Truck Series 250 (7:30 p.m. CT on FS1, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90), continues with the April 13 NASCAR Xfinity Series Andy’s Frozen Custard 300 (12:30 p.m. CT on FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90) and concludes with the April 14 NASCAR Cup Series Autotrader EchoPark Automotive 400 (2:30 p.m. CT on FS1, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Channel 90 and Lone Star 92.5 – local).

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Texas Motor Speedway’s major event season also includes the American Sprint Car Series (April 5-6), POWRi Micro Mania (April 8-11), High Limit Sprint Car Series (April 13), Fuel Fest (April 20), the Goodguys Rod & Custom/American Flat Track/Pate Swap Meet tripleheader weekend (April 25-28), C-10 Nationals (May 10-12), LS Fest (May 18), Bandas y Trocas (May 25), Solar Car Challenge (July 11-17), Goodguys Rod & Custom (Sept. 27-29), American Sprint Car Series (Oct. 4-5), the High Limit Sprint Car Series inaugural season finale (Oct. 11-12) and the Gordy’s Hwy 30 Fest Texas (Oct. 17-20).