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Race your RC Car at Big Dog’s State of the Art RC Track

If you are looking for a unique way to spend the day in Mercer County, look no further than Big Dog RC! Whether you are an avid RC racer or hobbyist or want to try something new, Big Dog RC has everything you need for a day of fun and excitement with your friends and family!

Indoor Drag Racing for the Ultimate Getaway!

Pack up your RC cars and bring the family to the races! At Big Dog RC, they host races, hold open practices, and drag races for RC enthusiasts. Their facility features an indoor off-road track, an indoor oval track, and a paved drag strip, and an outdoor road course. The current schedule for Big Dog RC includes:

Wednesday – DIRT OVAL/OFF-ROAD -6:30PM

Thursday – OPEN PRACTICE 11 AM-8 PM

Friday – DIRT OVAL @6:30


Spectators can watch the races for free. It costs $5 to practice all day on Thursdays, and there is an open practice on all tracks during regular business hours.

Fuel Up After Racing at the Dog Bowl

Grab a bite to eat at the Dog Bowl. From hamburgers and hot dogs to nachos and French fries, they have the perfect fuel for race day! Quench your thirst with a soda or milk to go with your meal.

Get Everything You Need at Big Dog RC’s Fully Stocked Hobby Shop

Big Dog RC’s hobby shop features over 2,000 square feet of trucks, cars, boats, drones, and more! They also supply a stock of RC parts for most brands at competitive pricing. In need of a repair? Big Dog RC also offers services and repairs for electric, gas, and nitro RC models.

Ready for an Exhilarating Day of Racing? Plan Your Trip to Big Dog RC Today!

In addition to RC Racing, Mercer County is filled with historic landmarks, outdoor adventure, a Wine & Brew Trail, and more! Transform your day of racing into a weekend getaway with all the wonderful offerings in Mercer County. Start planning your visit today at

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