The event is held at Famoso Dragstrip
in Bakersfield, California on May 13-15, 2022
May 13-15, Famoso Dragstrip, Bakersfield, California
Cars, trucks, corvettes…as long as it is a 55-56-57 Chevy, your vehicle is welcome.
If you are bringing a car, it is $55 for American Tri-Five Association members and $65 for non-members through noon on Sunday, May 15th. Drag racing and camper parking is $100. The registration is good for one tri-five & two adults as well as all the activities mentioned in our schedule. Visit our registration page.
Spectator tickets $20 per person, per day at the spectator gate, which is cash only. If you would like to attend all days, visit our registration page.
Kids under 12 are free admission.
A window tag for one car, event passes for two people – good for all days.
Please check the schedule.
Below is a suggestion for some local hotels:
1. Doubletree by Hilton (Host), 3100 Camino Del Rio Court, (661) 323-7111
2. Courtyard by Marriott, 3601 Marriott Drive, (661) 324-6660
3. Hilton Garden Inn, 3625 Marriott Drive, (661) 716-1000
4. Springhill Suites by Marriott, 3801 Marriott Drive, (661) 377-4000
5. Fairfield Inn& Suites Bakersfield Central, 3540 Rosedale Hwy, (661) 326-1111
6. TownePlace Suites Bakersfield West, 8300 Granite Falls, (661) 589-2200
7. Home 2 Suites by Hilton, 8227 Brimhall Road, (877) 646-6302
8. Bakersfield Marriott at the Convention Center, 801 Truxtun Avenue, (661) 565-9320
9. Four Points by Sheraton, 5101 California Ave, (661) 325-9700
10. Country Inn & Suites, 2310 Wible Rd, (661) 833-6066 2004
Yes, there are no hookups, but camping as allowed at the event.
We will not be mailing out any credentials for the show. All credentials will be picked up at the registration tent at Famoso starting Friday, May 13th.
There are a limited number of golf carts to rent. They are first reserved, first served.
We ask that golf carts are reserved to those with a handicap placard and/or a drag racing pass. You must be 21 years or older to operate a golf cart. For golf cart rental, you must call GTI Golf Carts 800-477-0467 or visit www.golfcarsales.com reservation’s tab
Yes! There will be either competitive or fun run racing going on the whole time the track is open. You can either register to race competitively or the fun runs are included in your registration.
We have the Lecarra Top 10 narrowed down to the American Tri-Five Association’s Best of the West. There are also various Sponsor’s awards given.
You are welcome to bring a cooler to the event. There are food vendors at Famoso and with your passes, you are able to come and go through the gates.
We do not issue refunds for the event. If you are unable to make it, we will roll over your registration to the following event or your American Tri-Five Association membership.
Famoso Drag strip has plenty of space for trailer parking on site. There is space both inside and outside of the facility.
Trailer parking is available Friday morning (this does not give you entrance into the gate) through Monday.