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Chicagoland Speedway

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Address: 500 Speedway Blvd, Joliet, IL 60433-9643
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+1 815-722-5500
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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First race

I went here with my best friend when we were in the 5th grade. Hearing the roar of the engines and being able to see some other race cars before the race was great. I've continued... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brett P
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went here with my best friend when we were in the 5th grade. Hearing the roar of the engines and being able to see some other race cars before the race was great. I've continued to go to races here when they're scheduled and I always go here with my best friend.

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Thank Brett P
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6 reviews
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Fun track to visit. trying to become a better place. On race day, traffic is still difficult. Plan on spending some extra time after the race to tailgate. Plenty of food vendors and very clean.

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Thank Rick H
Joliet, Illinois
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3 reviews
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Great race weekend with family something for everyone great tailgating good food fun for all age's don't miss sept race

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Thank Ty S
Chicago, Illinois
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 14, 2016

I go to the track every year. This Chicagoland track starts the beginning of the Championship series so that is very exciting too. Great food options, lots of places to get your Nascar memorabilia. Parking is always free too. Many options for people with rv,s, or you can even rent a tent!!! I get a seat near the first turn... More 

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Thank kathy1701
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14 reviews
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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Went there for a breast cancer awareness event. Most gates were closed and no public restrooms were available. This was my first time there and will probably not return.

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Thank Nancy N
Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We attended all three races on the weekend of September 16-18: the Camping World Truck Series, Xfinity Series, and Sprint Cup Series. Chicagoland has great sight lines for racing! Our seats were under the overhang, so we were sheltered from the sun, which made the experience even more enjoyable. The parking was well managed, and even though there were long... More 

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Thank John H
Palatine, Illinois
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed September 27, 2016

I have been going to the track for many years, the seats are excellent for viewing the race, you can see the entire track so you never miss out on any action. Management needs to share more info with staff and fans but the staff is extremely friendly and always willing to help.

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Thank Ocassionaltrip
Chicago, Illinois
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Have been attending the Sprint Cup Race in Joliet for the past seceral years and FINALLY beautiful race weekend weather wise. Usually the Friday night race gets rained out (We didnt bother even getting tickets this year) and they double up the race program on Saturday which makes for a long day usually. Heard folks complain about the food/Beer prices...what... More 

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Thank Richard A
Madison, Wisconsin
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70 reviews
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

We had a good time at the Truck races. Crowds are smaller so you can enjoy it all. We had good views even though we were in row 15.

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Thank Tony M
Greensboro, North Carolina
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977 reviews
209 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
Reviewed September 20, 2016

Lighten up people, do you need 5 people in the same spot everywhere??? Got "carded", and directed and questioned everywhere we went. Nice facility, but customer service is important, and it doesn't happen there.

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