Join us around 10:20 a.m. on Sunday, July 25 for a track walk on the drag strip before eliminations begin! Here's you chance to get on the drag strip and see it up-close and personal! This is FREE to all ticketed guests in 2021.
“Thunder Alley” is located directly in front of the main grandstand and gives you all day trackside access and gets you up close to the NHRA action!
FREE all 2021 NHRA Sonoma Nationals weekend to all ticketed guests.
Eric Medlen Ice Cream Social
Join us as we honor late Funny Car racer Eric Medlen after final round eliminations on Sunday. Fans are also encouraged to donate to Speedway Children’s Charities in exchange for a frozen treat.
A collection of Top Fuel dragsters will light up the sky on Friday evening, as they fire up their engines in front of the main grandstand for a can’t-miss demonstration.
Classic dragsters and many more will also be on display in the 11th annual Nostalgia Get-Together, which will be hosted throughout race weekend. This year’s Get-Together will feature nearly 20 vintage racing machines and hot rods in the garages in the main paddock. Entry to the Get-Together is free with admission into the raceway.
Sonoma Raceway Kids Zone
Stop by the Sonoma Raceway Kids Zone to pick up your official Kids Club badge, plus say hi to Burnin’ Bovine, have your picture taken with real race cars, and more! Located in the main paddock, free all weekend.
Top The Cops
Watch high school students drag race against local law enforcement officers, who compete in full uniform in their official vehicles, during the Top The Cops demonstration. The Top The Cops program gives teens the rare chance to drag race area law enforcement officers on the Sonoma Raceway drag strip as part of the raceway's weekly Wednesday Night Drags.