Homestead Miami Speedway and the NASCAR Foundation to present ‘Championship Taste’


Championship Taste will unite the Miami community for an evening of savory fun to benefit a great cause. The NASCAR Foundation will make its annual $100,000 donation to Speediatrics at

Homestead Hospital, which provides emergency medical treatment to more than 20,000 kids each year in an energetic, racing-themed environment. The NASCAR Foundation has contributed more

than $1 million to Speediatrics at Homestead Hospital since 2006.

Along with Homestead Miami Speedway and The NASCAR Foundation, Celebrity chef Adrianne Calvo and Oscar Award-winning producer Jon Landau will serve as the evening’s hosts.

Interviews available upon request.


The Chalet Village at Homestead-Miami Speedway

(1 Speedway Boulevard, Homestead, FL 33035)


Wednesday, November 14, 6:00-10:00 p.m. EDT

Check Presentation: 6:45 p.m.


Lorene King, Executive Director, The NASCAR Foundation

Marivi Cuartin, Marketing Director, The NASCAR Foundation (in Spanish)

Matthew Becherer, President, Homestead-Miami Speedway

Bill Duquette, Chief Executive Officer, Homestead Hospital

Chef Adrianne Calvo, Executive Chef, Chef Adrianne’s Vineyard Restaurant & Wine Bar

Jon Landau, Producer, Avatar and Titanic


Please RSVP via e-mail to Estefania Acosta-Rubio, NASCAR Integrated Marketing Communications, at (704) 390-2676 or and provide your name, affiliation, title, e-mail address, phone number, and name of editor or producer.


If coming from the Florida Turnpike/821 traveling south:

  • Take Exit 6 – Speedway Boulevard/137th Street (also depicted as Tallahassee Boulevard on some navigation systems)
  • Off the exit, turn left (driving south)
  • Go approximately four miles
  • Turn left onto 336th Street (look for the metal Homestead-Miami Speedway sign on the left)
  • The parking area will be on your left once on 336th Street

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