Hours of Operation

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:

Practice Schedule

Monday: Closed
Tuesday:
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.

Race Schedule

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 8:00am for open practice
Racing starts at 12:00pm
Racing usually completed by 9:00pm
Sunday: Doors open at 8:00am for open practice
Racing starts at 12:00pm
Racing usually completed by 9:00pm

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.

Track Closures

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.

For a complete calendar of race events at our facilities, please see the calendar that is maintained on our message board forums.