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Chicagoland Speedway

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Address: 500 Speedway Boulevard, Joliet, IL 60433
Phone Number: 815 722 5500
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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Not just a race

I have been going to this track every race since the first green flag. You get an experience like no other. Now with NASCAR it is the first race to the championship, what more... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
DaveMargs
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Channahon, Illinois
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Channahon, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

I have been going to this track every race since the first green flag. You get an experience like no other. Now with NASCAR it is the first race to the championship, what more can you ask for in the mid west. You have so much to see and choose from before the race, Never a dull moment.

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Joliet, Illinois
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Long, long time NASCAR fan found on multiple trips there the racing boring. Cookie cutter racetrack made for the fans but forgot to make a track where there could be multiple lanes for racing leaving only follow the leader racing other than when there is a caution. No bad seats which are all over priced along food and drink. Long... More 

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Joliet, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

cleanest speedway i've ever been to! great food and beer choices! pricing is fair, staff is wonderful.

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Joliet, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My family and I go every September and have never been disappointed. the track is great !! The only bad thing is when the weather doesn't cooperate.

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chicago suburb
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

I don't have any complaints about the actual physical features of the speedway, it is very nice, and I have had some very nice experiences here. Here is the 1 issue I have, and I think it is pretty bad. I couple years ago, my ex-husband and I went to the races for a Friday evening race. He drove with... More 

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I'm a long-time student of racing schools. Of the eleven racing and off-road schools I've attended, some more than once, Rusty Wallace's was operated in the most efficient manner. I would recommend it to anyone who would appreciate a well-taught session on how to drive a stock car along with all the safety situations to avoid, with the sole purpose... More 

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Wheaton, Illinois
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This past weekend 13 of my family members took my dad to the joliet speedway for the RWDE to celebrate his 80th birthday. Most of my family had a 7 hour drive to get to the speedway. After a major scare of our session being cancelled due to weather issues, we drove to the facility and were so overwhelmed with... More 

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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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70 reviews 70 reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We've gone for the last few years and always have a good time. The place is surprisingly clean especially inside the track. The grounds aren't bad but if it's rained the night before don't park in the grass without 4 wheel drive. The portapotties are actually tolerable even on the second day. You can bring a soft sided six pack... More 

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Dubuque, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Not a big fan of NASCAR but had a great time again when I went with my sister and a few friends. Live events are always much better than watching it on the TV. Anyhow, go early so you can walk around and enjoy all the sites with the different trailers set up for the drivers and different contests that... More 

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Wilmington, Illinois
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3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We found the facility to be excellent in every way. The shuttle services were good, and I am glad they were available, as the place is huge. There were two things that bothered me. The only tickets available started at $120. I think that's a bit pricey for an event that lasts for three hours. The other thing to be... More 

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