College football’s big game is getting a big tailgate party. On September 9th, Kenny Chesney will headline a concert on the backstretch of Bristol Motor Speedway. That’s the night before UT and Virginia Tech play the Battle at Bristol. Bristol Motor Speedway General Manager Jerry Caldwell says there will be seating for 45-thousand fans. Tickets go on sale June 8th and are available to anyone who has Battle at Bristol tickets.