Karting

Starting at $35.00

Registration

Fill out this form to register

Do you want to participate in the virtual race?

Battle against your friends on the .82-mile Wilson Circuit!

Karting is a very exciting and accessible form of racing - experience speed, thrills, and close racing action! Plus, all of your required equipment is provided.

Scheduled Karting:

  • Register for scheduled session(s) below
  • A session is 10 minutes long
  • Cost is $35 for the first session (includes your General Admission ticket!)
  • Additional sessions cost +$22.50 (must be purchased at same time as initial session, available online in advance only)
  • *Must be pre-registered, not available on site!
  • Sessions may run +/-10 minutes to scheduled time slot; drivers need to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to their scheduled session time. If you miss your scheduled session, there is no opportunity to make it up.

Virtual Race:

  • Add-on to scheduled karting, +$5 to enter
  • COMPETE FOR PRIZES!
  • Your best LAP time will get recorded
  • You will be competing for the best lap time of all Virtual Race participants!
  • Winners announced Saturday night on stage
  • Laps from enduro race are not eligible for Virtual Race
  • *Must be pre-registered, not available on site!

Open Karting:

  • No prizes here, it's just for fun!
  • Walk-ins for karting will be open from noon - 6pm in between Scheduled Karting & Enduro sessions
  • Walk-in karting is first come, first served, and you can not reserve a scheduled time
  • Walk-in pricing is $22.50 per session and must be paid on site at the karting track - there is no pre-purchase option for open karting
  • If you plan to participate in open karting, you must have a General Admission ticket (or other activity ticket) to enter the facility during CARFEST (this can be pre-purchased online here, or at the gate), then your open karting session must be purchased separately at the karting track.
  • Hint: it's a better deal to pre-purchase Scheduled Karting Session(s) which includes your General Admission and guarantees your spot!

Karting Details:

For kart rentals, we provide racers with a helmet, neck brace, jacket, and gloves. We recommend that you wear long sleeves and long pants. Closed-toe shoes are required but not provided.

A GX 270cc Honda 4-stroke 9.5 horsepower engine powers the karts. Our rental karts can reach speeds up to 45 mph. For safety reasons the driver must be able to comfortably reach both pedals. To drive an adult rental kart, racers must be at least 5 feet tall.

RESTRICTIONS: 13 years and older, between 5 and 6.5 feet tall, under 280 pounds.