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Brainerd International Raceway

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I go to the Nationals every year and this track is amazing! All year long I look forward to August... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Pynner S
World Class!

I had a unexpected opportunity for a tour of the facility during an event. This place has it all... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
Winnipeg, Canada
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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible2%
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5523 Birchdale Rd, Brainerd, MN 56401-6848
+1 218-824-7220
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I go to the Nationals every year and this track is amazing! All year long I look forward to August and the rush of the nitro cars. If you’re looking for excitement, this is the place.

Thank Pynner S
Reviewed August 14, 2018

I had a unexpected opportunity for a tour of the facility during an event. This place has it all. Top quality people, working at a exceptional facility, surrounded by both fans and the racers. Everything from the food service to the grand stand is well...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Our Grandson is a "Drifter" and was at the track for a casual drifting 2 day weekend in April. It wasn't competitive just for fun.The track is so large that they were on! We've watched him at the Elko Speedway; this place is cool! Afterward...More

Thank msriverboater
Reviewed July 26, 2018

Anyone with a TEEN driver should call Gary and schedule their participation in this focused, hands-on, defensive driving course. The safety of your teen during their driving career and knowledge learned during this one day is course is priceless!

Thank Jody A
Reviewed June 20, 2018

This place is awesome. If you like cars, speed or both. There is always something going on the road course and the drag strip! The Muscle Car Series is a favorite, and is a fun weekend for the whole family.

1  Thank ImJustMe218
Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

It has been years since I had been back here. My son and his buddy talked be into dragging them over for the Proving Grounds event. It was a fair show. Some nice cars and a few good drivers. Lots of cars breaking on the...More

Thank Powderburner
Reviewed September 8, 2017

Attended Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. Everything from motor cycles, stockcars, funny carss and dragsters. Quarter miles speeds from 100 mph to 335 mph!

Thank larrys306riders
Reviewed August 24, 2017

We spent a week at the track for the Lucas Oil Natls. Met some of the friendliest people and staff at any track in the country! Good times had by all ! racing was spectacular and the Zoo was crazy fun!

Thank racerx2fas4u
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is the 3rd time we have gone to the races at BIR and camping at the zoo. The Zoo is a blast. This is an open area where you pick a spot and camp. Minimal amenities (showers, port-a-potty) but no hookups in the zoo....More

1  Thank suzyQ2K
Reviewed July 26, 2017

Wow!!!!!!!! A group of us went to the BIR Performance Driving School and raced Ford Spec Racers. I cannot remember the last time I had so much fun. The instructors were great, the cars quick and cornered like they are on rails and the whole...More

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July 27, 2015|
Response from Mickspigalix | Reviewed this property |
Shouldn't be a problem entering the zoo on Thursday. Reserved seats are over rated to me because I like to watch from different areas.