On Friday 6/21/2013 we will be racing at the Acres during the Best of Humboldt ~ Redwood Acres Fair.
Tickets will be $10.00 General Admission and $5.00 Child/Senior Admission.
OUR TICKET PRICES ARE AN ADDITIONAL COST TO ENTERING INTO THE FAIR!!
On 5/18/2013 We will have the SRL Spear's Southwest Tour Series 125 June 1st Tickets available for PRESALE!!
$20.00 General Admission $12.00 Child/Senior Admission
3/19/13 - The Practice for the 2013 season will be held on Saturday, April 6th from 12 pm - 3 pm. If you have any questions, please contact the office. Thank you, we look forward to seeing you!
It is that time of year again!! We will be holding the Drivers' Meeting at 5503 Walnut Drive in Cutten
on Thursday January 24th, 2013 (make sure to pull around to the back lot). Hope to see you all there!
Sportsman Class will meet at 5:30 pm
Roadster Class will meet at 6:15 pm
Real Stock Class will meet at 7:00 pm
Road Runner Class will meet at 7:30 pm
9/17/12: For clarification - contrary to multiple rumors that have been noted, there are no plans to discontinue any of the racing divisions at Redwood Acres Raceway in the 2013 season. The promoters, Rich and Linda Olson, have no intentions of retiring and there are absolutely no plans of the track closing. Please disregard any gossip that indicates otherwise.
The Mid City Motor World Fall Spectacular Open Show will be held on Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th! Racing on Saturday will start at the earlier time of 6:00 pm with doors opening at 4:30, and the day race on Sunday will begin at 1:00 pm with doors opening at 11.
Drivers - there will be tires for both the Late Model division and IMCA Modifieds available for purchase at the track.
There will also be a Practice on Friday, September 28th for all the divisions, starting at 2 p.m. For additional information or to receive an entry blank, please leave a message at (707) 442-3232.
Thank you to all the fans and drivers that came out for the Larry Pries Memorial Race on
September 15th! We look forward to seeing you for the Fall Spectacular.
8/28/12: The next race will be on September 8th and that will be our FAN APPRECIATION NIGHT!
That will be our 5-5-5 night - If you bring 5 ticket stubs from the 2012 season to the front ticket window, admission is FREE! Otherwise, admission is just $5!
There will be a special meal deal for only $5, five Junior Fan Club winners, 5 foot tall trophies and more! Make sure to come on out for the Meet & Greet with the drivers along the front stretch - get autographs from your favorite drivers, check out the race cars up close and pick up freebies from the crews. Gates open at 5:30, racing begins at 7. Special thanks to Renner Petroleum for sponsoring our Fan Appreciation Night.
On September 15th we will be honoring a longtime friend and racer lost with the Larry Pries Memorial Race. There will be an extended Main Event and additional bonus purse given to the Sportsman, compliments of Mrs. Cheryl Pries.
There will also be a Memorial Lap ceremony. Drivers, remember to sign up at the back gate and list who you are taking your lap in remembrance of. The announcer will be reading off who each driver is honoring with his or her lap as we remember those we have loved and lost. A big thank you to Cook's BBQ for sponsoring this event!
8/7/12 - We're getting to the home stretch of the 2012 season with only five racing events left! The points standings are getting close in a couple of the classes, so be sure to come out and see what promises to be an exciting and competitive remainder of the season. We have the next two weekends off from racing but will be back on August 25th with the
Pro-4 Modifieds joining our Real Stocks, Roadrunners, Thunder Roadsters and Sportsman.
That will also be Back to School Night!
Each school age child who comes to the 8/25 race and signs up at our souvenir booth will receive a backpack filled with school supplies.
(*While supplies last*)
If you would like to help provide school supplies for local children, there are donation bins set out at each of the Les Schwab Tire locations. Any new, unused school supplies or backpacks will be happily accepted and given away at Back to School Night.
Thank you to the California Truckers' Association for hosting a BBQ for all Class A drivers at the races this past Saturday - it went really well! Thanks also to Bettendorf Trucking, Wendt Construction, Goselin Transportation, Craig Hansen Insurance, R.A.O. Construction, Renner Petroleum & Customer Truck Service for sponsoring as well.
7/23/12 - Once again we had a Saturday night filled with exciting racing! The Real Stocks had over a dozen competitors, we had a B Main for the Roadrunners for the second weekend in a row and the Thunder Roadsters brought out 15 cars. Our car count has been steadily increasing as the season progresses and it's because of the hard work and dedication our drivers, crew members and their families have devoted - thank you so much!
Thanks also to the fans who came out for our AABLM Late Model race last weekend! The races went really well with very few caution flags. We look forward to having the Late Models again at Redwood Acres for our Fall Spectacular Open Show in September. The next event will be on August 4th, our California Truckers' Association Appreciation Night. There will be a BBQ for any fans holding a current Class A drivers' license as well as giveaways and raffles.
7/17/12 - Thanks to all the drivers and fans who came out for the 7/14 race, we had enough Roadrunners for a B Main! The race this weekend, July 21st will feature the LATE MODELS as well as our Real Stocks, Roadrunners, Thunder Roadsters and Sportsman.
Please note that the schedule will be slightly different this weekend:
Practice will start at 2 p.m. Qualifying will begin at 5 p.m. - so the doors will open at 5 as well.
Racing will start at 6:30 p.m. this weekend!
We want to make sure to have enough time to fit in all the exciting racing action before our 11 p.m. noise curfew. Admission prices will be $15 for general, $9 for children and seniors.
A special thanks to O'Reilly Auto Parts for sponsoring this Late Model event, look for the O'Reilly truck and tent, they'll have some prizes for the fans!
6/30/12 - THE JUNE 30TH RACE HAS BEEN CANCELLED!
Unfortunately, due to weather conditions, there will be no racing tonight at Redwood Acres Raceway. We look forward to seeing you at our next event on July 14th.
6/29/12 - There will be races tomorrow, June 30th! Our Real Stocks, Roadrunners, Thunder Roadsters and Sportsman will all be out, gates open at 5:30 and racing begins at 7. General admission is $11 and Children/Seniors are $7.
REMEMBER TO SAVE YOUR TICKET STUBS!!!
The race on September 8th is our "5 or 5" night - admission is FREE if you can present five ticket stubs from the 2012 season. If not, admission will be only $5.
6/13/2012 - Thank you so much to all the IMCA Modifieds that traveled to Redwood Acres Raceway this last week - we had 15 cars! Thanks also to our ever growing Roadrunner division (we have 16 Rookies in that class alone!), the highly competitive Real Stocks, the ever entertaining Thunder Roadsters and the quick pace of our Sportsman division. This has already been a thrilling season. A huge thank you to MidCity Motor World for sponsoring last week's event.
This Saturday, June 16th is our Father's Day race, featuring all four of our local classes as well as the Pro-4 Modified division. Come out for fun Father's Day prize giveaways and exciting racing action. Thanks to Mercer Fraser Co. for sponsoring this Saturday's action.
5/29/2012 - The next RAR race will be on Saturday, June 9th. We will welcome the IMCA Modifieds, who will join our four local classes! General admission will be $12, children & seniors will be $8.
5/9/2012 - After three race weekends back to back, there will be no races this Saturday (May 12th).
We'll be back on Saturday May 19th for Redwood Capital Bank's Night at the Races, featuring the Real Stock, Roadrunner, Thunder Roadsters and Sportsman!
5/3/2012 - The 2012 season is already exciting! We had 19 Roadrunners racing last weekend - it's great to see that many cars in one division alone. Thanks to all the fans who came out last week, we had a great crowd, too!
This Saturday, May 5th we have the AABLM Late Model series coming to Redwood Acres Raceway. This is a newly scheduled event, it was not featured on our poster schedule. They will be joining all four of our local classes for what should be an thrilling night of racing! Grandstand admission will be $15 for general, $9 for children and seniors.
A big thank you to Finnegan and Nason for sponsoring this weekend.
Remember! There is a message line at (707) 442-3232. Most of your typical questions are answered on the recording every week - what time races start, what classes are racing, admission prices, etc.