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Brainerd International Raceway (BIR)

  • Race Tracks
5523 Birchdale Road
Brainerd, MN 56401
(218) 824-7223
(866) 444-4455
(218) 824-7240 (fax)
Hours:
Office: Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • About

    The premier racing facility in the Midwest. World-class quarter mile drag strip, a two and a half mile shampionship road course, and a three mile road course. Camping with 164 full-service sites. Con

  • Member Events

    Saturday Aug 25, 2018 - Sunday Aug 26, 2018
    The Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) is at Brainerd International Raceway Saturday and Sunday for the Jack Pine Sprints, which features two full days of wheel-to-wheel road racing on BIR’s road course. Both days start with practice sessions, followed by qualifying and then 15-lap races for all classes, On-site camping is available, including full-service RV sites. Daily admission is $25. Kids 12 and under are FREE! ...read more
    Monday Aug 27, 2018
    Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver in one day during the BIR Performance Driving School. ...read more
    Tuesday Aug 28, 2018
    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. ...read more
    Wednesday Aug 29, 2018
    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 through a cone-lined course. Experienced drivers will be on hand to answer questions. Autocrossers and drag racers can make as many runs as time allows. ...read more
    Friday Aug 31, 2018 - Sunday Sep 2, 2018
    The 30th Annual GSTA Muscle Car Shootout is an excellent way to cap off your summer, with wild drag racing, insane Superbike racing, live music, a classic car show and more. ...read more
    Friday Sep 7, 2018 - Sunday Sep 9, 2018
    Brainerd International Raceway's Bracket Drag Racing Series is on the drag strip this weekend, while the World Racing League is on the road course for a pair of endurance races. ...read more
    Monday Sep 10, 2018
    Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver in one day during the BIR Performance Driving School. ...read more
    Friday Sep 14, 2018 - Sunday Sep 16, 2018
    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. ...read more
    Friday Sep 21, 2018 - Sunday Sep 23, 2018
    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 ...read more
    Monday Sep 24, 2018
    Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver in one day during the BIR Performance Driving School. ...read more
    Friday Sep 28, 2018 - Sunday Sep 30, 2018
    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. ...read more
    Monday Oct 8, 2018
    Shift from racing fan to a real racecar driver in one day during the BIR Performance Driving School. ...read more
  • Directions

    BIR is 5 miles north of Brainerd/Baxter on Highway 371.