My Place Hotels, Iowa raceway agree to multiyear partnership

My Place Hotel-Altoona/Des Moines, Iowa, is one of two locations offering a special rate during the 360 Knoxville Nationals. Photo credit: My Place Hotels

My Place Hotels will sponsor the 2019 and 2020 360 Knoxville Nationals as the event’s official hotel partner. The 29th Annual My Place Hotels 360 Knoxville Nationals presented by Great Southern Bank, held in Knoxville, Iowa, will take place Aug. 1-3.

Two My Place Hotels properties will offer discounted rates during the event, one about 45 minutes northwest of the raceway in Altoona, Iowa, and another roughly 50 minutes northwest in Ankeny, Iowa. Drivers, race teams and fans who use the promo code “Knoxville” when booking a stay between July 31 and Aug. 5 will receive a discounted $99 per night rate. Those making a reservation for between Aug. 6-11 using the promo code will only have to pay $139 per night.

“As exceptional hospitality providers and the official hotel partner, I’m confident these nearby hotels will be an outstanding home base for race fans during the 360 Knoxville Nationals and throughout the phenomenal season at The Sprint Car Capital of the World,” Ryan Rivett, president and CEO of My Place Hotels, said in a statement.

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The My Place Hotels-sponsored event begins 10 straight nights of racing, concluding with the Knoxville Nationals presented by Casey’s General Store on Aug. 10.