A Smoke Show of Excitement

Hold on tight as some of your favourite classics spin, smoke and burnout in this thrilling event. All for show, this event captivates the crowd as smoking tires race down Centre street in jaw-dropping style. Vendors are also onsite boasting memorabilia, swag and munchies. A family-friendly event unlike any other, this event draws a big crowd so you’ll want to arrive early to secure a good spot.

Find Your Way

River City Classics Burn-Out Night is a very popular event - parking in town is very limited. Come early to check out some of the other festivities and avoid the rush before the event or stay the weekend and walk to the events. Click on map to see a larger version.


Getting Around During Burnout Night

High River is a great place to visit any time of year. Make the most of your trip and check out some of the many Town attractions. We expect very high traffic volume and the Town has limited parking - but there are many ways to get around and experience all that High River has to offer. Plan ahead!

  • Walk the Happy Trails Pathways

  • Bring your bikes and ride through Town

  • Carpool with friends

 Where To Eat During Burnout Night

Be sure to arrive hungry as food trucks will be onsite serving-up some of your favourites. There will be mobile payments accepted, but we recommend bringing cash as wifi will be in high-demand. If you are arriving early or spending the weekend, check out our section in Eating in High River.

Where To Stay During Burnout Night

 High River boasts a number of hotels, bed and breakfasts as well as a popular campsite. The festival grows every year so make your plans (and reservations) early. For a full listing of accommodations, visit our section on Where To Stay.

Other Needs During Burnout Night

From gas stations, to groceries to ATMs. Perhaps you stayed longer than expected, or you forgot an item at home. For a full list of basic services - visit our section on Basic Services.

In the Event of An Emergency

All events will have emergency services onsite and will be easy to identify. In the event of an emergency, please alert one of the many event staff onsite, or dial 9-1-1.

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