Super Ball IX will take place July 1st, 2nd and 3rd at Watkins Glen International, one of the premier road racing tracks in the United States. Located amid the rolling hills of central New York's scenic Finger Lakes region, the site is just a short drive from numerous Northeastern cities and offers an abundance of campsites.

We are offering travel packages from our friends at CID Entertainment for Super Ball IX. The packages are designed to enhance your experience and include tickets to the festival, three or four night stays at select hotels in the area, shuttle transportation to and from the show each day, and knowledgeable on-site event staff at the hotel and the venue. Please review these offerings before ordering your festival tickets.

Click here to view all available Super Ball IX Travel Packages.

Watkins Glen International
2790 County Route 16
Watkins Glen, NY 14891

The routes offered below should serve as a general guideline. Please consult a more detailed map for specific directions from your area. Once you near the festival site, please follow signs.

Directions to the main festival parking are below. Day Parking is free. Follow the signs when you get close. To help preserve the environment, we strongly encourage carpooling! And not spilling huge quantities of oil into the ocean.

- From Buffalo, Toronto, and points West: I-90 East to Rte. 14 South (Geneva Exit 42) take 14 South to Watkins Glen along the west side of beautiful Seneca Lake. 40 minutes from Exit 42; or, I-90 East to 390 South to Rte. 17(I-86) East to Exit 42 (Cooper Plains). Follow Meads Creek Rd./County Rte. 16 Northeast to WGI.

- From Cleveland, Jamestown, Olean, Erie, Bradford, and points West: Rte. 17(I-86) East to Rte. 414 North in Corning (Exit 46 turn left at end of exit ramp). 25 minutes from Corning.

- From Williamsport, Harrisburg, and points South: Rte. 15. North to Rte. 17(I-86) East to Rte. 414 North (Exit 46 turn left at end of exit ramp). 25 minutes from Corning.

- From Albany, Springfield MA, Oneonta: Rte. 88 West to Rte. 17(I-86) West to Rte. 14 North in Horseheads. 25 minutes from Horseheads.

- From Utica and points East (scenic route): I-90 West to Rte. 81 South to Rte. 79 West (in Ithaca) to Rte. 414 South. 30 minutes from Ithaca.

- From Binghamton, Scranton, New York City, and points South East: Rte. 17(I-86) West to Rte. 14 North in Horseheads. 25 Minutes from Horseheads.

- From Syracuse, Auburn, Oswego: I-90 West to Rte. 14 South (Geneva exit 42). 40 minutes from Exit 42.

- From Reykjavik, Iceland: Take a plane to Utica, then follow directions above.

Watkins Glen International is located approximately 3 miles outside of the Village of Watkins Glen. From Franklin Street in the Village, go South on Rte. 414 to the traffic light (3/4 mile) at the top of the hill and turn right. Go approximately 2.25 miles to the track (on the left).


Smith Memorial Park
5097 State Route 227
Burdett, NY 14818
(607) 546-5286

Finger Lakes National Forest
5218 Rt. 414
Hector, NY 14841
(607) 546-4470

KOA Kampgrounds
1710 State Route 414
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-7404

Cayuta Lake Camping
Box 2457 Cty Rte. 6
Alpine, NY 14805
(607) 594-2366

Lake Grove Park
2619 County Route 6
Alpine, NY 14805
(607) 594-4790

Cool Lea Campgrounds
2620 Cool Lea Camp Drive
Alpine, NY 14805
(607) 594-3500

Seneca Lodge
3600 Walnut Rd
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-2014

Lakeside Resort
3812 St. Rt. 14
Watkins Glen, NY 14891-9715
(607) 535-4232

Clute Memorial Park
155 S. Clute Park Dr.
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-4438

The Savannah House
3927 Rte-14
Himrod, NY 14847
(607) 243-7787

Village of Montour Falls
408 West Main Street
Montour Falls, NY 14865
(607) 535-7367


Schuyler General Hospital
1 1st St #1
Watkins Glen, NY
(607) 535-7923

Schuyler Hospital
220 Steuben St
Montour, NY
(607) 535-7121


Seneca Lake General Store
214 N. Franklin Street 
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-4131


Sunoco A Plus Mini Market
814 North Franklin St
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-4521

Lakes Gas NY
101 South Franklin St
Watkins Glen, NY 14891
(607) 535-2523


Watkins Glen Chamber of Commerce
Corning Chamber of Commerce
Chemung Chamber of Commerce
Finger Lakes Visitors Association
Finger Lakes Wine Country
NYS Travel & Vacation Association
Finger Lake's Tourism Alliance