Contact Info

2251 N. Rampart #280
Las Vegas, NV 89128

Phone: 702-256-8254


Recent MATS News


Yes, but it is your responsible to have an exhaust hose or Stack on your exhaust, or please be a good neighbor and move elsewhere.

Blue Beacon of Las Vegas 2932 Losee Road, North Las Vegas, 89030 702-642-499

Yes.  Please do not exceed 10 mph.

Yes, please follow these instructions exactly.  On the shipping label it must read:

MOPARS at the Strip – DRAG TOWER
Attn: Company/Racer Name and Cell #
7000 Las Vegas Blvd North
Las Vegas NV 89115
Also: Write “Racer Name: ___________
Cell Phone: XXX-XXX-XXXX” on the side of the box (along with the label).

Please read the following:  * LVMS nor the event promoters can not be held liable for your missing packages. Packages must be received by the close of business the Wednesday before the event for delivery for the MATS event. Any package received after the Friday of the event, may be returned to sender at your expense.

First, if you are a racer, you can drop your trailer at the strip on Thursday. Second, there will be a special award for one lucky pre-entered participant. Third, it helps us be better prepared to serve you. Fourth, you will have all your credentials at a discounted rate and can make a smooth entry into the event.

Check the Cannery Concerts page on this site.  The entertainment changes yearly.

Yes, the Gen-X class is for participants 21-years-old and younger.

No, we’re sorry.  The Worlds Ultimate Mopar honor in Stock or Modified can be won only once as of the ’08 Event.

Yes, sign up to participate in the Platinum Division. The following year you can participate in your original class again.

There is a brief sign-up form at the bottom of all pages on this website.  This signs you up for our periodic mailings on MATS event news, updates and happenings.

A sweatshirt is advised for the early mornings; afternoons are usually nice and in the mid-70s; evenings are usually pleasant, but having a light sweater, sweatshirt, or jacket on hand is a good idea. If it’s close to the event you can check Las Vegas weather here.

Las Vegas has one of the lowest precipitation levels in the country. A decision will be made on race day by track officials.

Any driver whose vehicle goes faster than 13.99 is required to have a helmet.  For all NHRA rules please visit the general rules section on the NHRA website.

Yes, your judging sheets will be returned to you within one month of the event. Judging sheets will be sent to you upon your written request. E-mail or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Mopars at the Strip, Judging Sheets, Steve Hinckley, 8882 Ida Lane, Salt Lake City, Ut 84093.

Yes, it will be split into brands: Plymouth, Dodge, Chrysler, and so on.

Yes, pre-register the vehicle for either Popular Choice Car Show class or the Fun Field class. For the Fun Field, you can drive your Mopar in and park in a specified parking area. Add $10 for day of the event.  Includes one weekend pass.

Yes, sign up for trailer parking.  All racers receive one tow trailer parking with their Race class entry.  Additional racer pit parking is available for a fee.

Yes.  This does not include an event admission, which is a separate cost.  RV parking does not include hookups; your unit must be self-contained.


The burnout contest is open to the first ten participants to sign up. Pre-registration is the best way to do this. There will be a burnout contest on Friday and Saturday. The contest is free to the first 10 entrants daily with your paid admission.

Yes, register for the Time Only Class, which has a separate entrance fee.

Yes, any car going down the track must have a tech inspection.

Yes, posted on our web site here:

You’re disqualified as a no-show. Your opponent gets a bye run.

If a class has over 150 qualified participants who make the call for first round of eliminations, that class will pay back to the eights round an amount equal to the entry fee of that class.

Yes, please visit our Rentals page here:

Participants please park on level 5 of the parking garage.

No. There is ZERO TOLERANCE for any burn outs, tire smoking or reckless behavior while at the Cannery.

The Cannery sells its rooms on a first-come, first-serve basis. The event is scheduled within a three-week window every year in late March or early April. The event date is usually secured by the first week in August. Information should be available at that time. The Cannery will sell out in hours of the date announcement.

Approximately 10 miles south on Interstate 15.

Yes.  Please see the Rentals page for more information on reserving a golf cart for the event.

Yes.  The price includes the vehicle and 1 weekend admission.

The following categories do not include 1 weekend admission: RV Parking, Additional Racer Pit, One day admissions, Show vehicle under the tent, Weekend trailer parking, O.E. Certification Judging.

Zero Tolerance for any burn outs, or reckless behavior while at the Cannery.

Yes, contact security at LVMS at 702-632-8029 for trailer drop off prior to the event. No trailers will be accepted inside the drag race facility until move-in day, Thursday of the event.