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Great place!

My husband and I attended Street Outlaws and had the BEST time! This was our first time at Route 66... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
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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 23 August 2017
Lisa R
Joliet, Illinois
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500 Speedway Blvd, Joliet, IL 60433-9643
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

My husband and I attended Street Outlaws and had the BEST time! This was our first time at Route 66 and it was great! Good food vendors, friendly staff and clean grounds.. The only complaint I have is the lack of security. We carried bags...More

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Reviewed 23 August 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

1  Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 13 July 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

1  Thank kkers57122
Reviewed 12 July 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
Reviewed 11 July 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!

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 7 July 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

Thank pacuthbertson
Reviewed 27 June 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
Reviewed 11 October 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
Reviewed 26 July 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

Thank milo1339
Reviewed 21 July 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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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