The world class Silver Dollar R/C Raceway outdoor off-road racing facility is located on the Silver Dollar Fairgrounds in Chico, California. The hours of operation for the off-road track are:
||10am – 9pm or dark|
|Wednesday:||10am – 9pm or dark|
|Thursday:||10am – 9pm or dark|
|Friday:||10am – 9pm or dark|
|Saturday:||10am – 9pm or dark|
|Sunday:||10am – 9pm or dark|
The track is open for practice during the week but the track doors will be locked. If you wish to practice during the week please go to our A Main Hobbies store located at 2065 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Pkwy, Chico, CA 95928 and pick up a day pass for $10.00 or a $25.00 monthly membership that gets you access everyday with your own personal access card.
Please see our Race Calendar for the current racing schedule. If you have comments or suggestions about the track, please visit our message board forums. On race day, the track will open earlier and potentially stay open later depending on when the races are all done. The following is the normal race day schedule:
|Saturday:||Doors open at 10:00am for open practice
Racing starts at 4:00pm
Racing usually completed by 9:00pm
|Sunday:||Doors open at 8:00am for open practice
Racing starts at 12:00pm
Racing usually completed by 6:00pm
On most race days we run three 7 min qualifiers for nitro classes and three 6 min qualifiers for electric. We run 20 min mains for all nitro classes and 8 min mains for most electric classes.
Silver Dollar RC Raceway (SDRC) will be closed the following dates to allow time to change the layout and prep the facility for the ensuing events.
May 17th – May 19th SDRC Track build/change and facility preparations for the SDRC Off-Road Challenge.
May 31st – June 5th SDRC Track build and facility preparation for the Pre-Worlds.
July 29th – Sept. 6th SDRC track build and facility preparation for the ROAR Nationals.
August 22nd – 29th SDRC track build and facility preparation for Labor Day Shootout.
Sept 12th – 21st SDRC track build and facility preparations for the IFMAR World Championships.
For a complete calendar of race events at our facilities, please see the calendar that is maintained on our message board forums.