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Santa Pod Raceway

Airfield Road, Wellingborough NN29 7XA, England
+44 1234 782828
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Disappointed

Drove over 100 miles the day before to attend The Festival OF POWER DRAG RACING. only to see on... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Dawn F
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London, England, United Kingdom
Great day out

So it rained...and the main dragsters were cancelled!! But...we had a really great day. There were... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MonkeyDavidC
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“drag racing” (64 reviews)
“monster truck” (34 reviews)
“great weekend” (23 reviews)
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Airfield Road, Wellingborough NN29 7XA, England
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+44 1234 782828
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Drove over 100 miles the day before to attend The Festival OF POWER DRAG RACING. only to see on the website that afternoon, that site was waterlogged and were advised basically not to attend. Total waste of a weekend, and hotel costs. A and no...More

1  Thank Dawn F
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So it rained...and the main dragsters were cancelled!! But...we had a really great day. There were plenty of other events still going. We were able to visit non racing cars in their pits as well. We saw bike shows, car shows, circus, fairground. The place...More

1  Thank MonkeyDavidC
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Visited here in Feb with the family for stuntfest, it was very well organised and a great cold day out with drifting,monster trucks, motorbikes, car jumps etc. we will be back when the drag strip is open to watch.

1  Thank Steveo007
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Reviewed 31 January 2018

This place is perfect to all the familys who love the power, the smell of the fuel! There's a fun fair, where you can spend your time, when no action on the track. Very good food at the Pod Café. :)

Thank Rita K
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Great place for everyone!! So atractive for real men big or small young and old. Free car park and cold beer. Sweet noise and good fir eye shows

Thank Na p
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Great venue, ample parking and easy access - if drag racing is your thing you’ll love this place, it’s up to us to support the survival of historic motorsport venues like this!

Thank Elliott C
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Great high adrenaline day out. Take a jacket because it can get windy and chilly. Take sun screen because when the suns out there is nowhere to hide. Great food offerings though pricey (festival style) great for kids with free entry but expect to burn...More

Thank Seamus B
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Enjoyed the day particularly taking to people in the pits building cars --all very friendly and engaging and able to talk about what they were doing and why

Thank Mabel B
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

I Love the Bug jam event ..If you are a VW head get over to the next one .Great atmosphere with great bunch of people

Thank Donfixit
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Wow what a fantastic weekend at Santa Pod Raceway, we camped there for the weekend in October for the Flame & Thunder event. Had the pleasure of a ride in their two seater drag racer. VIP hospitality included lunch & refreshments all day. Camping was...More

Thank Jim K
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paultuff
8 March 2018|
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
I’ve never done VIP package but the grandstands are a good view and the bank on the right is Goodview halfway down
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jes1232
28 January 2018|
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Response from Seamus B | Reviewed this property |
Each day is high octane fun. For me the biggest difference is the weather forecast. Even though it is cheaper to buy you tickets in advance. I personally think it’s worth the extra to look at the x3 day forecast on Friday... More
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Georgina C
20 August 2017|
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Response from One1Brightspark | Reviewed this property |
Hello Georgina, there aren't any wristbands but to be honest i dont think it would be cost effective anyway as there really isnt that much in the way of rides etc. Do the rides first thing or after the event as it gets busy... More
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