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Brainerd International Raceway – BIR

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5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
218-824-7223 https://www.brainerdraceway.com/

July 2019

BIR Performance Driving School 2019

July 29 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 15, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 29, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 9, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 8:00 am

Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver during the BIR Performance Driving School.  Our instructors will teach you the fundamentals of high-performance driving and then send you out onto BIR's road course where you can use your own car or one of the school's Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test.  Different packages are available. May 6 – Competition Road Course May 20 –  Competition Road Course June 3 –  Competition Road Course June 17 –  Competition Road Course…

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StreetSmart Advanced Defensive Driving Course for Teens – BIR

July 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 16, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 30, 2019 at 8:00 am

Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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StreetSmart is a day-long program to provide teens with the skills, tools and knowledge they need to stay safe on the roads. They learn how to emergency brake, recover from hydroplaning and skidding, avoid hazards at high speeds, and a lot more. The program is offered through the BIR Performance Driving School. www.BIRPerformance.com View more Brainerd MN Events & Activities | Find Brainerd Resorts | Book your Brainerd Hotel

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Wednesday Night Street Drags – BIR

July 31 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on Brainerd International Raceway's world-class drag strip or try their hand at autocross, which is a timed event that requires drivers to navigate their car through a course. Experienced drivers will be on hand to answer questions. Autocrossers and drag racers can make as many runs as time allows. Drag racers use the light tree, the burnout…

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August 2019

2019 Powercruise at BIR

August 2 - August 4
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Powercruise, the premier modified car event in the country, returns to Brainerd International Raceway this year.  It's known as the place where you can do everything with your car that you're not allowed to do anywhere else.  Powercruise allows YOU to drive YOUR car on BIR's race track along with other like-minded petrol heads in the cruising sessions, where you can cruise next to the toughest modified street machines, hot rods, imports and drag cars, whether they're turbo charged, supercharged,…

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2019 Thunder at the Lakes – NHRA Divisional Race

August 9 - August 11
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Brainerd International Raceway hosts some of the top Sportsman drag racers in the country this weekend during Thunder at the Lakes, an NHRA Division 5 drag race. It features many racers who compete next weekend during the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals.  Fans will see drivers battle in Top Dragster, Comp, Top Sportsman and nine other classes.  Every ticket includes a pit pass. Check out the MegaWeek tickets for both Thunder at the Lakes and Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals. On-site camping…

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38th Annual Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals – BIR (Brainerd International Raceway)

August 15 - August 18
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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The 2019 version of the fastest show on Earth is set for Aug. 15-18. The NHRA features the world’s best drag racers, the fastest cars, the most insane race fans and an experience like no other.  Everyone has heard stories about BIR during the NHRA Nationals but you have to experience it yourself because there’s nothing that compares. Gates are open for campers and open at 7 a.m. daily starting Thursday for those who aren’t camping. At center stage is…

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Rhino Live at the BIR Zoo

August 17 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Event Info: https://www.brainerdraceway.com/ For all things Rhino www.rhinotheband.com Rhino is a five member, high energy Twin Cities band playing an array of modern, alternative, 80's, and current top 40 dance tunes, with twists of country and other surprises splashed in. The "show" is nonstop entertainment and fun, sure to make you get up and dance. All five members bring a different element of charisma and showmanship to the stage, each with their own unique personality and flare. If you want…

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Uncle Chunk Live at BIR

August 17 @ 11:00 pm - 1:00 am
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Lucas Oil Nationals! Must have camping ticket to attend the show. View more Brainerd MN Events & Activities | Find Brainerd Resorts | Book your Brainerd Hotel

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BIR Performance Driving School 2019

August 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 20, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 3, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 1, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 29, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 9, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 8:00 am

Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver during the BIR Performance Driving School.  Our instructors will teach you the fundamentals of high-performance driving and then send you out onto BIR's road course where you can use your own car or one of the school's Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test.  Different packages are available. May 6 – Competition Road Course May 20 –  Competition Road Course June 3 –  Competition Road Course June 17 –  Competition Road Course…

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Wednesday Night Street Drags – BIR

August 28 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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The Wednesday Night Drags - Street Legal Style program is a chance for anyone with a street-legal car, truck or motorcycle to race on Brainerd International Raceway's world-class drag strip or try their hand at autocross, which is a timed event that requires drivers to navigate their car through a course. Experienced drivers will be on hand to answer questions. Autocrossers and drag racers can make as many runs as time allows. Drag racers use the light tree, the burnout…

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31st Annual GSTA Muscle Car Shootout

August 30 - September 1
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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The 31st Annual GSTA Muscle Car Shootout is a great way to cap off your summer, with wild drag racing, insane Superbike racing, live music, a classic car show and more. Sponsored by the Gopher State Timing Association, the Shootout features the third and final drag race in the Muscle Car Series, with drag cars that can run 6-7 seconds at over 200 mph. This race will determine series champions, so the intensity level will be sky high. BIR’s road…

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September 2019

2019 Bracket Drag Racing Series and Audi Club – BIR

September 6 - September 8
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip for the sixth of seven weekends this season. The series features 250-plus drivers competing in 11 classes in dragsters, cars, trucks, bikes, snowmobiles and Junior Dragsters. Friday is a Test & Tune day and then the battles begin Saturday with time trials and eliminations both Saturday and Sunday. Winners are crowned both days. The Glacier Lakes Chapter of the Audi Club is on the road course for a three-day…

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BIR Performance Driving School 2019

September 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 20, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 3, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 1, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 29, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 9, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 8:00 am

Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver during the BIR Performance Driving School.  Our instructors will teach you the fundamentals of high-performance driving and then send you out onto BIR's road course where you can use your own car or one of the school's Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test.  Different packages are available. May 6 – Competition Road Course May 20 –  Competition Road Course June 3 –  Competition Road Course June 17 –  Competition Road Course…

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2019 MAP Proving Grounds 2.0 – BIR

September 13 - September 15
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Import cars and sport compacts take over Brainerd International Raceway for a wild weekend of drag racing, drifting, autocross, open lapping, car shows, burnout contests and much more. The Modern Automotive Performance Proving Grounds has quickly become one of the biggest events at BIR, so don't miss it! On-site camping available. Daily admission is $25. Kids 12 and under are FREE! Every ticket includes a pit pass. Tickets are available online at www.BrainerdRaceway.com, by phone at 866-444-4455, or at the…

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2019 Wet & Wild Weekend 2.0 – BIR

September 20 - September 22
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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The Central Roadracing Association brings its insane brand of Superbike racing to Brainerd International Raceway’s road course, while the International Watercross Association’s snowmobiles are on Lake BIR for drag racing and oval racing on open water. The Wet & Wild Weekend features Superbike racing on BIR’s original 3.1-mile Donnybrooke Road Course and it’s famed mile-long straightaway and 10 turns. On Lake BIR, the snowmobiles skip across the water, seemingly defying gravity as they circle floating markers to compete in oval…

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BIR Performance Driving School 2019

September 23 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on May 20, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 3, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on June 17, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 1, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 15, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on July 29, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on August 26, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 9, 2019 at 8:00 am

One event on September 23, 2019 at 8:00 am

Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver during the BIR Performance Driving School.  Our instructors will teach you the fundamentals of high-performance driving and then send you out onto BIR's road course where you can use your own car or one of the school's Spec Racers to put your new knowledge to the test.  Different packages are available. May 6 – Competition Road Course May 20 –  Competition Road Course June 3 –  Competition Road Course June 17 –  Competition Road Course…

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Bracket Drag Racing Series Finale & 24 Hours of Lemons

September 27 - September 29
Brainerd International Raceway – BIR, 5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd,MN56401United States
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Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip for the final race in the eight-weekend series. It’s also the “Wally Race,” for drivers in six classes, and for the three Junior Dragsters classes. The winners of those classes on Saturday receive a Wally Trophy, just like the stars of the NHRA win. More than 250 drivers will be racing. The road course will be busy with 24 Hours of Lemons, which is 24-hour endurance racing for…

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