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Thunder in the Valley Drag Race - Come for the Action! The Thunder in the Valley Drag Race takes place in Drayton Valley September long weekend.
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Special Features

What makes the "Thunder in the Valley Drag Race" different from other drag races? Check these out!

  • Gwen & Kevin Therres from Prairieland Motorsports are bringing two jet cars that runs on Bio Diesel! You will not see more smoke and fire than you can with bio diesel!
  • Wheelie Fun Wheelstander
  • Smokin' Gun, Canada's first and fastest Nitrous-Injected Semi, a 1968 Canadian Kenworth W-923
  • Nitro Dragster - From Dark Side Racing, 8,000+ horsepower Top Fuel Dragster. Yes, it runs on Nitro! Exhibition runs to be made.
  • Ihor Tanasiuk and Jerry Segal are bringing their Provincial Powertrain Jet Car, a treat for all!
  • Monster Truck Rides
  • Full round Blown Alcohol Funny Cars
  • Local Market from including home business, farmers market, and commercial products
  • Show & Shine on Saturday
  • Black Water Crude in the Beer Gardens Friday night
  • Sail with Kings in the Beer Gardens Saturday night

Wheelie Fun will be joined by her smaller counterpart, Mini-Me, the wheelstanding, tee-shirt shooting look-a-like, driven by Rob's wife, Lesley.
Wheelie Fun is a 57 Cameo Pickup ¼ Mile Wheelstander, famous for the longest and highest wheelstands in the west.
Wheelie Fun will be joined by her smaller counterpart, Mini-Me, the wheelstanding, tee-shirt shooting look-a-like, driven by Rob's wife, Lesley.
Show & Shine is hosted by the Northern Thunder Car Club. They also host a great show each July.

Family Events for Young 'uns

  • Bouncy Houses
  • Tattooing
  • Sumo Wrestling
  • And others!

One of the best drag races around!
Click here to register.
REGISTRATION OPENS JULY 13th

Nitro Dragster, 8,000 horsepower Top Fuel Dragster
Nitro Dragster, from Dark Side Racing

Monster Truck Rides!

The kids will remember the time they rode in a Monster Truck!

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Website Links

Brazeau County
Brazeau Regional Tourism
Carmen Williams Photography
Dark Side Racing
Drag Race Canada
Frogbelly Printing and Promotions
Full Tilt Boogie - Wheelstander
Northern Thunder Car Club
Prairieland Motorsports
Smokin' Gun
Town of Drayton Valley
Wheelie Fun Wheelstander

For general information on the Drag Race, call Mardi Dancey at 780-621-2660. Click here to visit the Rotary Club of Drayton Valley's website.
Click here to visit the Town of Drayton Valley. Drayton Valley is located about 90 minutes southwest of Edmonton and is best known as a centre for the oil and gas industry. Click here to visit the communities in Brazeau County, vibrant and growing communities including Breton, Lindale, Lodgepole, Buck Creek, Violet Grove, Rocky Rapids, Cynthia, and the Town of Drayton Valley. Undoubtedly one of the most beautiful places on earth, as vast as it is varied in landscape and experiences. Alberta is an exceptional vacation destination you won't soon forget, filled with unique activities, urban charms and cultural jewels.
THUNDER IN THE VALLEY DRAG RACE - Box 7642 Drayton Valley AB T7A 1S7 - E-mail info@thunderinthevalleydragrace.ca - Call Toll Free 1-866-926-9252
Website by Windsor Graphics | Photographs by Carmen Williams Photography | Poster by Frogbelly Printing and Promotions