The 3rd Annual ERX Off-Road National presented by Polaris is quickly approaching! Here's what you need to know.

Event Format


This information is presented early for your convenience; times and details are tentative and will be updated as necessary.  Additional daily 
events, and event times will be filled in as details become available.

THURSDAY

12-8pm: Camping gates and parking open

 

FRIDAY

9AM: Gates open

9:45AM - 10:45AM: PRO Qualifying

PRO Stock SxS

PRO MOD SxS

PRO 2

PRO LITE

PRO 4

11:00AM - 4:30PM: Sportsman Racing

Formula 4x4 

Short Course Karts

MOD Karts 

1600 Light Buggy 

1600 Buggy 

Super Stock Truck

Sportsman Stock SxS 

PRO MOD SxS 

Super Buggy

4:45PM: Opening Ceremonies

5:00PM: PRO Races Begin

PRO LITE

PRO Stock SxS

PRO 2

PRO 4

8:00PM: Maiden Dixie Concert @ the Chalet

 

SATURDAY

9AM: Gates open

9:45AM - 10:45AM: PRO Qualifying

PRO Stock SxS

PRO MOD SxS

PRO 2

PRO LITE

PRO 4

11:00AM - 4:30PM: Sportsman Racing

Formula 4x4 

Short Course Karts

MOD Karts 

1600 Light Buggy 

1600 Buggy 

Super Stock Truck

Sportsman Stock SxS 

PRO MOD SxS 

Super Buggy

RS1 Celebrity Practice/Race

1:30PM & 3:30PM: Big Air ATV Show @ the Chalet

4:45PM: Opening Ceremonies

5:00PM: PRO Racing

PRO LITE

PRO Stock SxS

PRO 2

PRO 4

Following Racing: Red Bull After Party @ the Chalet

Weekend Activities

We are excited to bring you a race weekend like you've never experienced before. Check out all we have in store for the ERX Off-Road National 2018

Performance By Maiden Dixie 

Join us Friday night after racing at 8PM to witness a performance from Minnesota native band, Maiden Dixie. Want to come just for the band? The concert is FREE and open to the public. Gates open at 7PM and will be located at the ERX Chalet.

Beer Lounge

Sit back, relax, and enjoy some racing. While you are hanging out on spectator hill stop by and check out our beer lounge. We will provide plenty of space for you to kick back and put your feet up during this Off-Road weekend, and did we mention there will be yard games too?

Kidz Zone

We have plenty to do for the whole family. 

Open Pits! Go behind the scenes and meet the sport's top drivers!

Bounce House

Sand Pit

Youth Demo Rides, sponsored by Polaris

FREE DEMO RIDES

Think you were just coming to watch races? Why not drive a vehicle yourself? During your time at the ERX Off-Road National take advantage of over 200 acres of scenic trails on a brand-new Polaris or Arctic cat SxS, Argo XTV and more thanks to our partners.

BIG AIR ATV TOUR

The ATV Big Air Tour is an Off-Road motorsports thrill show for families and motocross fans of all ages. Having performed in over 30 countries, this North American Tour showcases 8 professional riders on a daring course of steel ramps with high-energy entertainment to match. Featuring the world’s best Freestyle ATV’s, 450cc Dirtbike backflips, BMX, High flying Polaris RZR1000, and the Big Air Babes!

The ATV Big Air Tour will take place Saturday at 1:30PM & 3:30PM on our Regional Track.

CELEBRITY RS1 RACE

This is a race you won't want to miss! ERX and Polaris are inviting celebrity names to take on the ERX track in an RS1 battle. The race will take place just before opening ceremonies on Saturday! Did you miss the first RS1 Celebrity race at ERX? Check it out here!

ERX OUTDOOR EXPO

The top brands in the outdoors industry are coming to ERX during the Off-Road National! Visit our expo space to see the latest trends, score a hot deal and more! Full list of exhibitors TBA.

RED BULL AFTER PARTY

We’ll wrap up the weekend with an after party, Sponsored by Red Bull, Saturday night! Immediately following racing, head to the ERX chalet for music, signature cocktails, and more.

Tickets

ADULT ADMISSION

Everyone 13 years of age and older needs an Adult Admission ticket.
  • Daily Admission | $25
  • Weekend Admission | $40
*Discounted tickets for military and veterans will be available at the gate with military ID.

KIDS ADMISSION

Kids ages 6-12 needs a Kids Admission ticket for just $10. Kids 5 and under get in free.
  • Weekend Admission (6-12) | $10
  • Weekend Admission (5 and under) | FREE
Camping
Camping Space Dimensions: 30'x40' Price: $60/weekend Camping price is per camping space vehicle. A camping pass is valid from Thursday at 5pm through Sunday morning. No water, electric or sewer hookups available.  An outside company will pump septic tanks and fill water tanks; we suggest coming in with water tanks already full.  There will be security patrols in every lot, and all lots will be open for the whole event, including Saturday night.

THE FIELD

This lot is for spectator campers. Free shuttle to admission gate provided or approximate 10 minute walk to track.

THE RIDGE

This lot is for spectator campers. Free shuttle to admission gate provided or approximate 10 minute walk to the track.

VIP CAMPING

This lot is reserved for track sponsors and VIPs only.
 
Bleachers & Seating
  • Bleacher seating is free and available on a first come, first serve basis
  • Spectators are encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets to take advantage of free seating on the grassy knoll overlooking the track

Parking & Shuttles

SPECTATOR PARKING

We will be charging a $5 parking fee during this event. Upon arrival, spectators are directed to Spectator Lot 1 or 2.

RACE TEAMS: Only one passenger vehicle is allowed in the pit area. All other vehicles will need to park in the spectator parking lots. No exceptions.

COMPLIMENTARY SHUTTLE

We offer a complimentary shuttle to the admissions gate from all parking lots and camping.

STAFF & VOLUNTEER PARKING

Upon arrival, staff and volunteers will be directed to the VIP parking lot. Credentials are required. Vehicles will be towed at the owner's expense.

HANDICAP PARKING & SHUTTLE

Handicap parking is available in the VIP lot. A complimentary shuttle is provided to the admissions gate, track and back to parking lot. ADA seating is accessible at the top of spectator hill.

Travel & Hotels

AIRPORT INFO

HOTEL INFO

TRACK ENTRANCE

South Entrance: All spectators, staff and race teams enter through this gate.

DIRECTIONS

From the South
  • Follow US Hwy 169 north. ERX Motor Park will be on your right-hand side just 2 miles north of Elk River.

Form the North

  •  Follow US Hwy 169 south. ERX Motor Park is less than 10 miles south of Zimmerman, MN. Drivers and spectators will not be able to enter ERX from Hwy 169 southbound. Please continue to the first exit you see (County Road 33). Turn left and enter US Hwy 169 once again heading North. The entrance to ERX Motor Park will be on your right-hand side.
Are pit vehicles allowed?

YES! A few rules...

        • No mowing over of spectators. Vehicles must remain in designated areas (strictly enforced)
        • Absolutely no ATVs, UTVs, motorcycles, scooters, or golf carts are allowed in any spectator areas! All such vehicles will be required to park outside spectating areas in designated parking areas.
        • You can operate these vehicles in our camping areas responsibly as deemed by ERX staff
        • Must be 16+ to operate
        • These rules will be strictly enforced.

 

WEEKEND ACTIVITIES

We are excited to bring you a race weekend like you've never experienced before.

Live performance by Maiden Dixie

  • Time: Friday night at 8pm
  • Location: The Chalet
  • Cost: Free to the public, spectators and race teams

Beer Lounge

Sit back, relax and enjoy high octane 900HP off-road Truck racing with a cold one in hand. Take in the event from one of our lounge chairs. Did we mention there will be yard games also?

Kids Zone

Restless kiddos? No problem. We have plenty of entertainment for the entire family. Take your family behind the scenes in our open pit area to meet, take photos and get autographs from your favorite drivers. Be sure to also check out the bounce house, sand pit and youth demo rides powered by Polaris. 

Free Demo Rides

Think you were just coming to watch races? Why not go off-roading yourself? Take advantage of over 200 acres of scenic trails on a brand-new Polaris or Textron Off-Road SXS, Argo XTV and more thanks to our partners.

ATV Big Air Tour

The ATV Big Air Tour is an freestyle ATV thrill show for fans of all ages. Featuring Minnesota’s own Derek Guetter and Adam Thene- These professional ATV riders fly their machines 3-stories high while performing the biggest tricks imaginable with no hands or feet.  Watch as they master the daring course of Steel ramps placed 75ft apart and click 3rd gear and send it BIG AIR style!

The ATV Big Air Tour will take place Saturday at 1:30PM & 3:30PM on our Regional Track.

Celebrity RS1 Race

This is a race you won't want to miss! ERX and Polaris are inviting celebrity names to take on the ERX track in an RS1 battle. The race will take place just before opening ceremonies on Saturday. Did you miss the first RS1 Celebrity race at ERX? Check it out here!

ERX Outdoor Expo

The top brands in the outdoors industry are coming to ERX during the Off-Road National! Visit our expo space to see the latest trends, score a hot deal and more. Full list of exhibitors TBA.

Red Bull After Party

We're capping off the weekend with an after party sponsored by Red Bull. Join us Saturday night following the Pro 4WD race. Head to The Chalet for music, signature cocktails, and more.

SCHEDULE