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What's in store this week in Fontana

Updated: March 21, 2011, 11:07 PM ET
By Tim Haddock | Special to ESPNLosAngeles.com

A look at the schedule of events before Sunday's Auto Club 400 at Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, Calif.:

[+] EnlargeClint Bowyer
Jim McIsaac/Getty ImagesClint Bowyer will be part of the Speedway Day L.A. tour around the city Thursday.

THURSDAY

Speedway Day L.A.

Who: NASCAR driver Clint Bowyer, Miss Sprint Cup Monica Palumbo and Auto Club Speedway President Gillian Zucker will tour Los Angeles on a double-decker bus starting from City Hall downtown with stops at the Elvis Presley's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Hollywood and Highland, Grauman's Chinese Theater and In-N-Out on Sunset Boulevard and Orange Drive in Hollywood.

When: Noon to 3 p.m.

NASCAR hauler parade

Where: From Citizen Business Bank Arena in Ontario to Auto Club Speedway. The route will pass by Harry's Pacific Grill on Day Creek Boulevard and Bass Pro Shops on Victoria Gardena Lane down Baseline Road to Cherry Avenue and Auto Club Speedway.

When: Starting at 6 p.m.

NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger signs autographs

Where: Best Buy, 251 Stonewood St., Downey

When: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

FRIDAY

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series qualifying

Where: Auto Club Speedway

When: 4:10 p.m.

SATURDAY

NASCAR Nationwide Series Royal Purple 300

Where: Auto Club Speedway

When: 2:30 p.m.

NASCAR driver AJ Allmendinger at Toyota Speedway at Irwindale for pre-race activities

When: 6 p.m.

SUNDAY

Undercover concert

Where: FanZone Entertainment Stage at Auto Club Speedway When: 8:30 to 9:15 a.m. Where: Viva La Fiesta near Gate 14

Good Charlotte concert

Where: FanZone Entertainment Stage at Auto Club Speedway When: 10:15 a.m.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Auto Club 400

Where: Auto Club Speedway

When: Noon

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