Labor Day weekend at MOKAN Dragway, experience the Funny Car Chaos

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JASPER COUNTY, Mo. — MOKAN Dragway has created a Labor Day weekend classic within the classic, the Funny Car Chaos series in it’s 4th year returning to the dragstrip. This is not just funny cars though. This weekend is 56 years of the Labor Day Classic. Track owner Carl Blanton says this could be their biggest year ever. Click here to the event page to remind you on FB.

The 56th Annual Labor Day Classic. MOKAN Dragway celebrates 59 years as a continuous running drag strip. This weekend Flip Top Floppers, Dirty South Gassers and the Funny Car Chaos series.

Also two jet drag cars will duel. Both Friday and Saturday night the “Lone Star Lightning” Jet Dragster -vs- “Mustang Sally”.

𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 · 𝗦𝗲𝗽𝘁 𝟯𝗿𝗱
Pit Gate @ Noon
Spectator Gate @ 3:00
Dirty South Gassers @ 6:00
​Funny Car Qualifying @ 7:00 / 10:00
No Test & Tune Friday Night – Pro Show Only

𝗦𝗮𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗱𝗮𝘆 · 𝗦𝗲𝗽𝘁 𝟰𝘁𝗵
Pit Gate @ 9 AM
Spectator Gate @ 11 AM
Class Racing @ Noon
Funny Car Final Qualifying @ 2:00
Funny Car Eliminations @ 6 – 8 – 10:00

𝗘𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘁 𝗣𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗶𝗻𝗴:

  • 🎟 Fri $20 Adult Admission / Sat $25
  • 🎟 Kids 12 & Under – FREE!
  • Parking Free!
  • Every Ticket Is A Pit Pass!
  • $50 RV Camping (Dry)(+ Admission)

*Get Ready For One Heck Of A Drag Race!
*ALL Spectators MUST Use Spectator Entrance!
*Food Trucks And Merch Vendors Will Be On-Site!
*BYOB – No Glass Bottles Please!
*ALL Non-Racer RV’s Will Park Outside The Pit Entry Gate
*Please Put Your Trash In A Trash Can!
*Please Be Respectful of Your Neighbors While Parking & Tailgating!

📍30753 Base Line Blvd • Asbury, MO 64832

Would you like to ride in a dragster? You can!

Proud American Motorsports RIDE DRAGSTERS will be in the house! This is YOUR chance to experience the speed and excitement of being a racecar driver!

  • Two Seater – 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗙𝗔𝗦𝗧𝗘𝗦𝗧! 🔥Average elapsed time 4.50’s at 150+ MPH!$250
  • Three Seater – 𝗥𝗜𝗗𝗘 𝗪𝗜𝗧𝗛 𝗔 𝗙𝗥𝗜𝗘𝗡𝗗! 👍🏻Average elapsed time 5.50’s at 125+ MPH!$100.

You can sign up anytime at the track or pre-register with Keith Mitchell by emailing

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