Monster Truck Invasion – Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some answers to questions we frequently receive:

  • Dates:
  • Friday August 30th and Saturday August 31st
  • Times(BOTH DAYS)(Note: All times are approximate and may be adjusted due to weather, attendance, or management’s discretion.)
    • Gates open(advance ticket holders): 4:45 PM
    • Gates open: 5 PM
    • Pit Party on the front stretch: 5 PM – 6:30 PM
    • Event starts: 7 PM
    • Plus, After the Fireworks Friday night, we will be hosting an After Party on the backstretch! DJ Links and Danstunes will be on hand to entertain the crowd with all of your favorite songs. There is no additional cover charge for the After Party, so join us after the event!
  • Admission Prices:(additional $2 per ticket fee for credit card purchases)
    • Advance Tickets(By August 28th)Note: After August 28th, tickets will only be sold at the gate the day of the event.
      • Adult(13 and up): $15
      • Children(4-12): $10
      • Children(3 and under): Free
    • Day of Event
      • Adult(13 and up): $20
      • Children(4-12): $10
      • Children(3 and under): Free
  • What is the schedule of events?
    • Both nights will have complete programs of Monster Trucks in racing, freestyle and other competitions, Quad Wars ATV racing, and Fireworks. 
  • What trucks are competing?
    • Scheduled to compete are Ice Cream Man, Wolf’s Head, FTI Torque, Xtermigator, Fluffy, and Barbarian. 
  • How can I get tickets?
    • Tickets will be available at the gate the day of the event. They can also be purchased online at http://florence.getmytix.net/ until August 28th. Tickets purchased online will be available for pickup on the day of the event at the track Will Call window. The Will Call window will be located at the main entrance to the speedway. 
  • Is there reserved seating? Can I sit in a certain area? What about wheelchair seating? 

    • All seating is General Admission. There are no pre-reserved seats. Once the gates open each day, guests will be allowed to mark their own seats. We do have wheelchair accessible seating on our front stretch near the scoring tower. Also, most of the backstretch is at ground level and would be accessible to a wheelchair. 
    • Note: The “Pit area” that is used for competitors on our normal racing programs will be closed and not accessible to guests at this event. 
  • Can I see the trucks up close and meet the drivers? 
    • Yes. There will be a pre-event Pit Party each night. from 5 to 6:30 on the front stretch where you can see the trucks and drivers. This Pit Party is open to all guests. The pit party will be accessible from the track entrance at the base of the scoring tower. 
  • Can I bring a cooler? Alcohol? Food and drinks? A seat with a back?
    • Coolers are not allowed at this event.
    • Stadium seats/seats with backs are allowed. Seat pads are permitted. 
    • Due to state law, no alcohol is allowed to be carried in or out of the speedway gates. We do have a variety of beer available for purchase on both our front and back stretch. We also have a bar set up with liquor and mixed drinks available on our back stretch. 
    • Bags and any other carry-in items may be searched.
    • You can hand carry non-alcoholic drinks or snacks in. 
  •  Where are you located?
    • We are at 12234 US Highway 42. For map sites, use Walton, KY 41094 as the City and Zip. 
    • To get to the track: 
      • From the North on I-71/75: 
        • Take exit 180(Florence/Union/US 42) off I-75/71. Turn Right (West) on US 42. Follow US 42 9 miles to the track on the left.
        • Alternate Route: Take exit 175 (Richwood/KY 338). Go Right on KY 338. Follow KY 338 approx 5 miles to US 42. Turn Left on US 42. Follow US 42 .5 – 1 mile to the track on the left.
      • From the South on I-75:
        • Take exit 175 (Richwood/KY 338). Turn Left on KY 338. Follow KY 338 approx 5 miles to US 42. Go Left on US 42. Follow US 42 approx .5 – 1 mile to the track on the left.
        • Alternate Route: Take exit 171 (Walton). Turn Left off the exit. At the second light (KY 1292/Beaver Road) turn Right. Follow KY 1292/Beaver Road approx 5 miles to US 42. Turn Left on US 42. Follow US 42 .3 of a mile to the track on the Left. (Note: KY 1292 is a tight two-lane road and is not recommended for high profile vehicles.)
      • From the South on I-71:
        • Follow I-71 through the I-75 merge. Take I-75 exit 175 (Richwood/KY 338). Turn Left on KY 338. Follow KY 338 approx 5 miles to US 42. Turn Left on US 42. Follow US 42 approx .5 – 1 mile to the track on the left.
        • Alternate Route: Take exit 72 (Verona/KY 14). Turn Left on KY 14. Follow KY 14 for approx 2.5 miles to US 42. Turn Right on US 42 approx 2.5 miles to the track on the Right. (Note: KY 14 is a tight, winding road with a very steep slope. It is not recommended for motor-homes or those pulling trailers.)
  • Do you take credit cards?
    • Yes. We accept credit cards at our front stretch entrance gate, and also all concession stands, our front stretch beer booth, and our backstretch bar. There is a $10 minimum sale for credit card transactions. 
  • There is rain forecasted or it’s raining, is the event cancelled?
    • The event is scheduled to go on, rain or shine. Our policy is that unless we have cancelled or announced a change, everything is on as scheduled. We will not make predictions on what will happen at any particular event either due to weather or other circumstances. If you want a weather report, put our zip code, 41094, in your choice of weather app. If there are any changes, they would be posted to our Facebook and website as soon as they occur. If weather does cause a complete cancellation of either night, Sunday September 1st will be the rain date. 
  • Can I camp at the track?
    • Camping is allowed at the track. All camping is primitive as there are no hook-ups or dump stations. Camping is first-come first served and is almost always free of charge. Generally you will want to camp at the perimeter of the parking lots, and we do ask that you take up only the room you need. At certain events, camping ares are mapped and can be restricted to certain days. 
  • Note: Due to circumstances outside our control, Equalizer and Red Solo Truck will not be in attendance. They have been replaced on the card by Fluffy and Barbarian. We apoligize for any issues this causes.