Octane Fest Roars Through Fallon this Weekend

  • 2022-06-10, 05:00 AM
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Octane Fest Roars Through Fallon this Weekend Courtesy Debi Henning Lili Henning gets in the spirit of Octane Fest -- Fallon's premier auto racing weekend with races at Rattlesnake Raceway, Top Gun Raceway, and a special separate event at the Rafter 3C - Rockabilly Riot.

Octane Fest kicks off with an action-packed lineup of events on Friday that lead into Saturday, featuring all kinds of high-powered dirt track motorsports racing.

Motorheads from all over Nevada and the west will be heading to the Oasis of Nevada for the action-packed lineup.

Starting Friday at 7 p.m. drive up to Rattlesnake Hill to experience the thrill of circle track races, timed tough trucks, trailer races, and demolition derby. On Saturday, beginning at 6 p.m. the excitement continues with more circle track races followed by contact tough trucks, chain races, and a figure 8 race. The price of admission ranges from $5 to $10 per ticket. For more information and to purchase tickets, go to rattlesnakeraceway.org/buy-tickets.

Also revving their engines are top drag cars from across the west who will converge at Top Gun Dragstrip which hosts the NHRA Pacific National Open Series this weekend at the racetrack located 17 miles south of Fallon on June 10 through the 12. The Junior Drag Racing League will also race as well at the ET Summit Series.  The track opens at 7 a.m. on Friday with races scheduled over three days. Se the website at topgunraceway.com for more information.

In addition to the Octane Fest activities, and a perfect complement, the 12th Annual Rockabilly Riot will kick off at the Rafter 3C on Friday, June 9 with hot rods, vendors, tattoo artists, a Pin Up contest on Saturday at 7 p.m., and several live bands.

National Hot Rod Association caliber motorsports will be roaring around Fallon all weekend. Come enjoy one of Nevada’s most exciting racing events of the year.


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Karie Blankenship
Karie Blankenship 2022-06-10, 08:07 AM
Thank you for this post. That’s my sons car and we appreciate it very much