National Anthem Submissions
Thank you for your interest in performing the National Anthem at a race at Sonoma Raceway. Sonoma Raceway invites performers of all ages to audition for a chance to sing the National Anthem during pre-race ceremonies throughout our racing season, including NASCAR, NHRA and others. To apply, simply fill out the application below, including a sample video or recording of a previous performance. Individual singers of all ages, instrumentalists and small groups are welcome to apply.
- National Anthem must be 1 minute, 45 seconds or shorter.
- Must be able to walk upstairs and stand on stage unassisted.
- Application submitted online with video or audio recording.
- Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian.
What the performer should expect
If chosen to perform, the individual or group will sing the National Anthem at Sonoma Raceway during pre-race ceremonies at one of the events listed below during race weekend. Depending on the event, the anthem may be televised, but will surely be broadcast onsite in front of thousands of race fans and spectators. Performers will receive tickets, credentials, and parking to the event which they are chosen for.
- NASCAR Cup Series at Sonoma Raceway
- NHRA Sonoma Nationals Drag Racing Series at Sonoma Raceway
For questions, email [email protected]
Yes, we accept all forms of performances from soloists to groups, as well as instrumentalists. We cannot accept bands due to time constraints.
No compensation or travel arrangements will be made by the Raceway.
The winner will receive a maximum of 6 tickets and 2 VIP parking passes for the day of the event at which they are chosen to perform.
It depends on the event.