Singer-songwriter Bret Michaels will perform a charity-driven, free concert May 6 on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza before the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway, 1131 N. Dupont Highway.

Michaels recently embarked on his 2018 Party Starts Now tour and will play Poison favorites and his solo hits. As a solo artist, Michaels’ album “Custom Built” reached No. 1 on Billboard’s Hard Rock and Independent Albums charts, and “Jammin’ With Friends” included contributors Jimmy Buffett, Loretta Lynn and Aerosmith’s Joe Perry.

Michaels, a Type-1 diabetic since age 6, won his season on NBC’s “Celebrity Apprentice,” raising funds for the American Diabetes Association. In all, Michaels’ charitable efforts have helped raise more than $3 million for diabetes research. Michaels has also assisted in raising funds for wounded U.S. veterans, childhood cancer research, St. Jude Children’s Hospital and PetSmart Charities.

The May 4-6 NASCAR tripleheader weekend at Dover International Speedway also includes the OneMain Financial 200 NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race on May 5 and the JEGS 200 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on May 4.

For tickets and more, call 800-441-7223 or visit doverspeedway.com.