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Route 66 Raceway

500 Speedway Blvd, Joliet, IL 60433-9643
+1 888-629-7223
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Classic Car Show!

I was recently at Rt. 66 to attend the Darcy Classic Car show. I enjoyed the variety of classic... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2017
Lisa R
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Joliet, Illinois
Anotber great experience!

Another great visit for an NHRA event. Parking was a breeze. It was nice to see there were... read more

Reviewed July 12, 2017
kkers57122
,
Muskegon, Michigan
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500 Speedway Blvd, Joliet, IL 60433-9643
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+1 888-629-7223
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

I was recently at Rt. 66 to attend the Darcy Classic Car show. I enjoyed the variety of classic cars, the vintage vendor market and the Chicago Brushmasters Auction and booth. This was my second time visiting Rt. 66. Instructions and parking to get into...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

Another great visit for an NHRA event. Parking was a breeze. It was nice to see there were shuttles available for people who had difficulty with the walk. The staff did an amazing job keeping the grounds clean. The young lady that was tending the...More

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Reviewed July 11, 2017

Sound is awesome for all classes of car. Ample parking. No bad seats in the house. Plenty of restrooms. Thank God for the shade under the stands. Other than it the only other shade would have been the manufacture tents. The variety of food vendors...More

1  Thank bradleyurbaniak
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Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Great day at the track! The races were a really great time! Funny cars, dragsters, and the nitro car were all really fun to watch!

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Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Never having been to this kind of racing we were happy to go along on the first day which was a lot cheaper and still gave a flavour of what it was all about. The cars and racers were very impressive and got up to...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2017

We had a great time at the second round of the demolition derby. Races were set up a little different than others I had been to, but it was great. Very well managed and operated with a great announcer. You do not have to be...More

1  Thank seafoodjunkiestan
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

This race was a fail because every other race that we have been at there were adequate facilities for a toilet...but not at this race. Women were standing in line to the point of missing most of the races...even going into the mens bathroom and...More

Thank Marvett M
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

I am not big into racing but went there on two occasions with in the last year, drag racing and demolition derby and had a great time both times. The sight lines are all good, it is clean. Food and beer there won't break the...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2016

Try to make the drag races every year and this year was nice. Weather was great and this track is always clean. Parking was easy my only complaint would be more seating under bleachers. The sun is very hot this time of year and it's...More

Thank Jeffrey W
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

We flew from Ohio to Joliet to take in the NHRA races at Route 66 Raceway, we go to the NHRA races all across the U.S. This was our first time at Chicago...Great stadium style seating, lots of food vendors with a wide variety of...More

2  Thank CherokeeN9444W
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poorpaul85
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Response from Joe R | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of general parking near along the pits. The area where you park is a short walk to the pit area and then inside grandstand. If you are in need of closer parking due to handicap or another reason I am unsure... More
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