Please note: Midwest RipFest 2018 is a track rental. Event page: CLICK HERE


Gateway Motorsports Park will be the place to be on October 27 for Midwest RipFest.

You will not want to miss this event where we mix 60+ top-tier Drifters with hundreds of stunt riders topped off with the loudest sound stage.

Come catch a ride in Drift cars while the driver pushes the boundaries of physics.

Watch hundreds of stunt riders perform erratic tricks on 2 wheels.

Take in all the BASS provided by Hennessy Sound Design from the concert stage.



Inaugural Midwest RipFest offers drifting, stunt riders, EDM DJs, bands

October 27 at Gateway Motorsports Park

October 9 – The inaugural Midwest RipFest will take place on Saturday, October 27 at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois. This unique motorsports-and-music event will feature drifting, motorcycle stunt riders, a car show, electronic dance music DJs and bands.

More than 60 top-tier drift drivers and hundreds of stunt riders are expected to participate in this all-day event. The car show has more than 50 pre-entries.

Gates will open at 11 a.m. Cars and motorcycles will run from noon to 10 p.m. and the music stage will run from 4 p.m. to 1 a.m. Tickets are $30 in advance; $35 beginning October 15; and $40 at the gate on the day of the show.

DJs scheduled to perform include masi (from Los Angeles), jwin (St. Louis and Los Angeles), jko (St. Louis and Los Angeles), 2k (Arizona), Jordan Baumstark (Kansas City), Altituned (Kansas City) and headliner 2FAC3D (Chicago).

For more information on Gateway Motorsports Park, please call (618) 215-8888. Follow GMP on Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat and Instagram.


About Gateway Motorsports Park

Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, a state-of-the-art karting facility and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue. Gateway Motorsports Park was the recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Facility of the Year Award from the Race Track Business Conference and the 2017 Spirit of St. Louis Award from St. Louis Attractions Association.