Henry County Events

Henry County is always abuzz with activity. Whether its sports tournaments or NASCAR racing, Independence Day celebrations or a haunted train depot, music in the park or hunting Easter eggs in the dark, it’s happening in Henry County.

NASCAR Racing

Henry County is the proud home of Atlanta Motor Speedway. Located on 887 acres in Hampton, Ga., just 25 miles south of Atlanta, Atlanta Motor Speedway is one of the country's top sports, corporate, family and entertainment facilities.

Since holding its first race in 1960, Atlanta Motor Speedway has become a premiere facility for multiple forms of racing in addition to a wide range of other events which have included concerts, family gatherings, business conventions and the Georgia State Fair. 

Sports Tournaments

Henry County hosts thousands of future sports stars each year at Henry County’s more than 74 championship quality recreation fields or the state of the art wheelchair sports facilities. More info.

Independence Day Celebrations

Nash Farm, Atlanta Motor Speedway and McBrayer Park all host fantastic fireworks, live music and family-friendly events each July 4th.