Thank you for planning a trip to The World's Premier Drag Racing Venue. Please see the general directions below before heading our way! Enjoy your trip.
3200 S. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60433
During peak times, the I-80 / Illinois Route 53 exchange can become very congested.
If heading east on I-80 and the Illinois Route 53 exit is backed up, continue heading east to the Briggs St. exit. Follow Briggs St. south to Laraway Rd., and turn right (west) to CLS Gate 4. Turn into Gate 4 and follow West Rd. to Route 66 property.
If heading west on I-80, you can avoid the I-80 / Illinois Route 53 exchange by using the Briggs St. exit. Follow Briggs St. south to Laraway Rd., and turn right (west) to CLS Gate 4. Turn into Gate 4 and follow West Rd. to Route 66 property.
WHERE TO PARK
For your convenience, here are the gates you should be entering, depending on where you want to park at this year's JEGS Route 66 NHRA Nationals.
ENTER AT GATE 13
Fans with Northside Tailgate Parking, fans who need Motorcycle Parking, fans who need Northside ADA (handicap) Parking, fans parking in Northside General Parking, enter at Gate 13 off Schweitzer Road
ENTER AT GATE 11
Fans with South Reserved Parking, Suite Parking, Gold Key Parking or fans who need Southside ADA (handicap) Parking, enter at Gate 11 off Route 53 (Historic Route 66)
ENTER AT GATE 12 IF YOU'RE ... CAMPING
All campers enter at Gate 12 off Schweitzer Road. Camper load in begins on Thursday, May 31 at 8 a.m.
BE AWARE OF CONSTRUCTION AND WORK ZONES
When planning your trip to Route 66 Raceway, please be aware of highway and interstate construction projects that may impact your travel. Plan accordingly to either seek and alternate route or provide yourself with additional time given the delays from construction.