Atlanta Motor Speedway and Talladega Superspeedway are ready to accept evacuees as Hurricane Irma approaches the southeastern United States.

Starting today, the speedways are opening their camping facilities free of charge.

The racetracks, which host major events such as NASCAR races throughout the year, say their RV and tent campgrounds are now open for those evacuating inland. The speedways will have bath houses available for free access to hot showers and restrooms.

Atlanta Motor Speedway is in Hampton, Georgia, approximately 25 miles south of Atlanta.

If evacuees need more information or directions, they can call Atlanta Motor Speedway at (770) 946-4211 or visit:

Talladega Superspeedway is in Lincoln, Alabama, approximately 50 miles east of Birmingham.

The speedway can be reached at (256) 761-4709 or