Bonnyville Gear Grabbers Drag Racing Weekend

Whether you are a first time racer or a veteran or you just like to wax and shine your 4 wheeled pride, this event will be sure to have something you will love. Head to Bonnyville for a weekend of speed, horsepower, acceleration, and some stoke worthy cars.


The Gear Grabbers Drag Racing in Bonnyville is a friendly gathering of people who love cars. The event is aimed to allow amateurs a chance to come and tryout racing without being overwhelmed, but also welcomes seasoned racers who want to enjoy some racing or to just show off a little.

Schedule of events

Friday July 22

5:00pm - 8:00pm Meet & Greet Mini Show & Shine with optional cruise to follow

This event is not limited to the weekends racers, simply show up and show off your car or just take in all the stunning automotive masterpieces on display.

Gear Grabbers Drag Racing Camaro

Saturday July 23

7:00am - 10:00am Racer Registration

10:00am Driver's meeting

10:30am Time trials start

Racing will happen throughout the day in the following formats 1/8 Mile, Bracket Racing, Bonus Grudge Racing

Sunday July 24

7am - 10am Registration

10am Driver's meeting

10:30am Time trials start

Racing will happen throughout the day in the following formats 1/8 Mile, Bracket Racing, Bonus Grudge Racing

  • Racers entry fee will be $60 and public admission will be $10 with 12 & under being free
  • Racer camping is available and opens Friday July 22 at 5pm
  • Public gates open at 10am
  • There is no pre-registration or tickets, all fees will be paid at the door

 

Know before you go

Check out the official Gear Grabbers - Drag Racing website.

The town of Bonnyville is within 20 mins of Pelican Point and is home to an array of hotel accommodations. Read about lake life in Bonnyville here.

For more options, visit the MD of Bonnyville's official website. 

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