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Very nice track indeed

July 14 was my first trip to Elko Speedway. I chose that date based on the ARCA race that night and... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Saint Paul, Minnesota
First-timers, had fun!

Lucky I found this track while googling things to do near Burnsville. Quite good value for the... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Dave C
Thunder Bay, Canada
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Reviewed July 18, 2018

July 14 was my first trip to Elko Speedway. I chose that date based on the ARCA race that night and it was a great experience with good racing, friendly folks at the concessions and a place you could talk with any of the knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

Lucky I found this track while googling things to do near Burnsville. Quite good value for the money (family of 4), food was decent and not hard to aquire (dont wait for 'intermission'). Bring ear protection !! (I was shocked to see people bringing in...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dave C
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a great local race track in the southern Saint Paul/Minneapolis metro area. Prices are fair, entertainment is great, and they do special things for the kids - like letting them see the cars up close. They do a special Eve of Destruction about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kevin C
Reviewed October 1, 2017

Elko...you need to figure out an exit strategy that is fair and keeps everyone moving. Waiting in line for 45 minutes and not moving an inch ruins a persons evening. Yes I said 45 minutes. You need a person inside the park directly traffic so...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank mmmfan2016
Reviewed September 1, 2017

I sign up to 15 laps with my 18 year old son and a friend. We all had a great time on the track. The crew was very help full and did a great job getting us in to the cars and what to expect...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank racewiz
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I went for a date night. We had a great time. We were only disappointed that the school bus race wasn't figure 8 and appeared very rehearesed.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank chickyfishing
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

This track is improving. They typically race 6 or 7 classes plus bandoleros; car counts are decent with most features having at least 14 entrants. They run qualifying similar to the current Sprint Cup format followed by two feature races for each class. Way better...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank spencerrulin
Reviewed October 7, 2015

Great views of stock-car racing, fun activities for kids, great food, and cheap beer make here a great spot for a family night out.

Date of experience: August 2015
4  Thank aneil4lom
Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I took our son there for his ninth birthday. It happened to be the eve of destruction night. From the beginning to the end my son was excited. There was almost non stop action. Food prices about what you would expect. 5...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank norm1013
Reviewed July 27, 2015

We went to Eve of Destruction! Saw lots of good racing as well as monster trucks, moto-cross tricks and school bus races. Food is average priced. They now have a drive-in movie included with your ticket. Be sure to bring bug spray1

Date of experience: July 2015
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Bill F
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Races are separate from movies.