Live music, good barbecue, carnival games - it seems like Speed Street has it all.
The 22nd annual event brings thousands together, young and old, for some early Memorial Day weekend fun.
The festival draws about 200,000 people to Uptown during three days to kick off the Coca Cola 600 Sprint Cup Series.
For one fan, Speed Street has become a tradition thet gets her family pumped for race weekend.
"It's a good build-up to it and you can't beat it. Music, food, friends, family fun. You can't beat that."