Redwood Acres Raceway at Redwood Acres Fairgrounds in Eureka is a semi-banked, 3/8-mile paved oval racetrack that’s been going strong since 1947. It has a vintage covered grandstand with a snack bar for refreshments. The track is lighted for nighttime racing and there is ample parking adjacent to the facility. Spectators can see a wide variety of exciting racing events including Late Models, Bombers, Mini Stocks, Roadrunners/Hornets & Thunder Roadsters. Monster Truck events can feature some of the top-name performers in the country.
Samoa Drag Strip, located south of the Samoa Cookhouse near the end of the Samoa Peninsula, is a 1/4-mile NHRA Sanctioned Drag strip. Witness awesome power and explosive acceleration from 0 to unbelievable speeds in the quarter mile. Race cars in these events range from ordinary street-legal family cars out to see what they can do, to fire-breathing dragsters. Motorcycle races are also a regular at the strip. Most racing events occur on weekends with some races on Thursday nights.