NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — Superstar Kid Rock has been named the Grand Marshal for an upcoming race at the Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway.
"The baddest entertainer of the planet," will serve in the role for the 37th running of the US Tank All American 400.
Organizers say "no one would be a better fit for one of the most entertaining race weekends Nashville has to offer."
“We are excited to have Kid Rock serve as Grand Marshal for what is one of the greatest short track racing weekends in the country. Adding his support really speaks to the magnitude of the event. It’s amazing to bring in dignitaries like Kid Rock to stand next to some of the best short track drivers in the country,” said Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway Promoter Bob Sargent.
The event is happening from Oct. 29 to Oct. 31 when more than 200 of the country's best drivers will make their way to the historic short track in Music City for 10 different divisions of racing.
According to organizers, this will be Kid Rock's first appearance at Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway and he has taken up the role of Grand Marshal for NASCAR events.
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