Cars...cars....and more cars...! Heartland Park Topeka is the place to be if you want to get in on the racing action!
There are three things you need to know, so we'll break it down a little for you:
The Drag Strip. This 1/4 strips was once the FASTEST strip in the world - can you believe that!? Here you will get hours of exciting racing action, with plenty of seats to enjoy the view AND an opportunity to go into the racers' pit, you really can get right into the action! If you are really keen, their Street Legal Series give you the chance to actually drag race on their strip! You need to bring your own car - and keep Friday Nights free!
The Dirt Track. This is ideal for fun family entertainment, both on and off the track! Come and enjoy the races with the whole family. and they have a popular Kids Zone which is just one more thing that will keep the kids entertained! Each weekend has a different themed race, and also has a weekly dirt track series where the best drivers from across the country come and visit!
The Road Course: This is one of the premier race courses in the country, and it's 2.5 miles can be configured to host events including kart races! If you have a car you can join in on the Touring Club Day or HPT Bike Day, where you can learn from the best, no matter what your skill level!
They have regular scheduled events, so keep an eye out for the ones that you will love the most and get on down -on your marks, get set.....and GO!
Vary on the race. From $12
Under 12 - - From $10 depending on the race
There's a campground too!
They sell good old track foods like burgers and hot dogs.
The written address is 7530 SW Topeka Blvd, Topeka, 66619 but if you are having trouble with your GPS you might need to pre-set GPS to 7530 SW Topeka Blvd, Wakarusa, KS 66546. It's near Forbes Field.
From the I-70 W, take the !-470 and merge south. Exit to Hwy 75/Topeka SW Blvd S and turn after about 5 miles you get to SE Gary Ormsby Drive.
All parking is directed into the facility, so they can use maximum space. RV's and oversized vehicles won't be allowed. For dirt track events parking is free. For others it is from $10.
Handicap parking is located in the main spectator parking lot, but you must have a tag.
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