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Catch The Leprechaun

A Leprechaun raced through Accelerate Trash-talking and brash, though his skills were top-rate. If you catch him, it’s told You’d win a wee bit of gold and a joy one could hardly articulate. You’ve probably heard the phrase, “Catch me if you can! Catch me if you can!” It’s what we Leprechauns say because we’re almost impossible to catch, and that’s when we’re on foot. Now imagine one of us in a go kart. Or better yet, imagine me. I’m one mean wheelman with mad skills and, of course, lots and lots of luck. It’s as if the track is...
High Speed Karting
Racing Tips, Things To Know

How Fast Does This Kart Go?

“How fast does this thing go?” It doesn’t matter if you’re a kid or fully grown looking at a sports car, an ATV, a motorcycle, a jet ski, a boat, a motorized skateboard, or a superfast go-kart (or more accurately, “pro kart”) at Accelerate Speedway & Events. You’ve just gotta ask. You’ve just gotta know. Well, in the case of the sports car, the top speed on the speedometer can be a little deceptive, and you might not have the guts to push the motorcycle, or the skateboard for that matter, to its limits, but in the case of the...
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Field Trips

Experiential learning is a technical term for learning while doing. At Accelerate Indoor Speedway & Events, we prefer learning while playing. That’s because we have a Common Core and Next Generation Science approved STEM Academy that’s perfect for field trips for elementary, middle and high school students. Now if the idea of racing around a track in a Formula 1-inspired, Italian-made electric go kart or prokart sounds like nothing more than a good day off, well you’ve never had the opportunity to learn on the track. You can learn about physics, engineering, mechanics, mathematics, geometry, physical education, environmental, and other...
Valentine's Day
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We celebrate four holidays on February 14 at Accelerate Indoor Speedway & Events, and we celebrate for one full week, not just a day. Come in any time between February 7 and February 14, and you can take advantage of some of the best racing, axe throwing, and video games, and in the locations where it’s offered, dining specials of the year. BOOK IN CHICAGO BOOK IN MILWAUKEE There’s really something for everyone here, and before you get started, it’s important to decide just which holiday you will be celebrating. To help, we’ve provided this simple, hardly scientific study. Simply...
High Speed Karting
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Can you catch The Grinch?

Okay, maybe it’s time I admitted that I have a problem. I just love stealing presents. You’d think I would learn a lesson. I also love racing go-karts, and like any common scoundrel, deep down, I want to get caught. That’s where you come in. Think you’re fast? Think you’re capable of beating me in a bare-knuckle, high-speed chase in Italian-made, Formula 1-inspired pro karts capable of reaching speeds up to 50 mph all on an expert track? I bet you can’t. Yeah, you think you’re fast, but I don’t think you’re fast enough. You see, when I’m not stealing...
High Speed Karting
Chicago, Milwaukee, Things To Know

Change Your Speed

If you’re looking for something different, you need look no further than Accelerate Indoor Speedway & Events. High-speed thrills in Italian-made, Formula 1-inspired pro-karts can reach speeds up to 50 miles per hour. Whenever you have a need for speed, “go karting near me” is just minutes away. Our full-sized, air-cooled,  indoor karting super speedway the size of two football fields at Accelerate can accommodate groups of any size, whether it’s a few friends, a large-scale corporate event, or simply time with your son, daughter, or other family and friends. Reserve Online Or Arrive And Drive If you want to plan...
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