THE ROAD TO VEGAS!
We hope that you are ready for your go karting experience! Here is everything you need to know about the event.
Location of the event: K1 Speed - 14900 Northwest Fwy, Houston, TX 77040, USA
The location is about a 25 minute drive Northwest of Downtown Houston via I-10 W and US-290 W– there is ample parking onsite and close by to the venue
There are a multitude of buses that can get you to and from K1 Speed – please check Google maps and make sure to arrive 30 minutes prior to the event as we cannot guarantee a slot time if your bus is late- as this event is sold out. However, we will try and accommodate people as best as possible
All Drivers Must Be
1. At least 58” (4ft 10’) – Adult racers and maximum height is 6’7”
2. At least 48” (4ft) – Jr. Racers (ONLY 8:45am timeslot available) – No adults in Jr. Karts even if you meet the height requirement - maximum height is 5’3”
2. Maximum weight is 300lbs for Adult racers
3. Photo ID to verify driver registration information
Please use the below links to register you and your group - this is vital to ensure a smooth and quick process for you! Once you arrive at the track you will still have to wait in line to check photo ID.
May 18th- http://k1houston.clubspeedtiming.com/sp_center/register.aspx Event code 334426
May 19th- http://k1houston.clubspeedtiming.com/sp_center/register.aspx Event code 334427
May 25th- http://k1houston.clubspeedtiming.com/sp_center/register.aspx Event code 334428
May 26th - http://k1houston.clubspeedtiming.com/sp_center/register.aspx Event code 337017
Arrival at the Track
Please ensure that you arrive 30 minutes prior to your session time noted on your ticket to register and be placed in your racing groups. For example if your session is at 9:00am please aim to arrive between 8:30am and 8:40am as the first race will head out at 9:00am sharp. If your group arrives late or you are unable to start on time, we reserve the right to delay your race schedule in order to maintain the schedule for other groups that are on time.
Online Pre-registration will ensure a smooth and quick process! Please register online with your required link. Once you arrive at the track the staff at the counter will be required to check your photo ID, there may be a line so we thank you for your patience during this process. Once your ID has been checked you will be put into your racing groups (12 people per group) so be sure to arrive or find your friends before checking in to ensure you are racing together should that be your preference. Once you have been assigned your racing groups you can then head over to the costume area and select your race costume. Please arrive to the racing pit 10 minutes prior to your race session that you were allocated upon check in as you will need to get your helmet and have your safety briefing. If you miss your race we will do our best to get you into another race however we cannot guarantee this as every race session is full.
Each 2 hour session will have 10 groups that will race. After each race, the top 3 racers with the best lap time will be announced and will receive their prizes.
The top 10 racers with the fastest lap time of each session will compete in a final race to determine the number 1 racer of the session. The person with the fastest lap time in each city WILL BE GOING TO VEGAS. The winner of each city will be determined based on the fastest lap of the day.
During the session be sure to collect as many stars as you can for your chance to WIN additional prizes, remember that the top 3 people in the country with the most stars WILL BE GOING TO VEGAS. You can win stars by completing games, competitions and collecting stars from our onsite ‘Mushroom Rally’ star booth. Everyone will receive a game card and will receive star stamps by staff members who are onsite – so remember if you put your costumes back, are positive and friendly, you have the opportunity to gain more stars. At the end of the day, please make sure your card is put into the ‘Star Collection Box’ with your name, phone number, email and number of stars to ensure you have a chance to be selected.
The top 3 winners with the most stars will be announced via Facebook Live once all of the cities have been finalized! Make sure to follow us https://www.facebook.com/themushroomrally/
Each guest is allowed to bring x1 spectator to the event, however, please be advised that games and prized will only be for the paying patron(s).
Can I wear my own helmet?
Yes, you can wear your own helmet at K1 Speed as long as it is Department of Transportation (DOT) approved with full-face cover and equipped with a visor or goggles.
Your Safety Matters
K1 Speed does not allow drivers to race who are under the influence of any amount of alcohol or drugs. We reserve the right to refuse service; including administering a breathalyzer test, should a staff member suspect a driver is under the influence of either substance and you will not be allowed on the track.
Clothing To Bring
Wear or bring clean, dry indoor closed toed shoes (running shoes or sneakers). Outside work boots, snow or dirt covered, high heels or sandals will not be permitted.
Food & Drink Policy
The track has bottled water, soft drinks, chips, pizza, hot dogs, and cookies on-site. We encourage all guests to eat prior to their session time if they are not interested in these options, as there will be no other food vender’s onsite.
Unfortunately, GoPro’s or any other videotaping device on-track at K1 Speed is not allowed. Due to improper handling of these devices in the past, which led to damages and the karts, they are no longer permitted. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please bring your session ticket with you on the day for scanning; your ticket includes costumes hire, one race, games, winner prizes & medals
Please note this is not a street race but is a themed go karting experience which we hope you enjoy!