When you make it to Joliet, you have to have some fun at the route 66 raceway. This is a drag racetrack that features amazing races all year long. Not only do they host normal races, they also have special events that include Jr. racers and old school races. On top of that, they even host motorcycle races as well. Although they were only founded in 1998, they have been busy keeping this 250 acre racetrack going alive and well. In more recent days, you can even find monster truck races and demolition derby’s. If you feel the need for speed yourself, check their website to see when the next ‘race your ride’ show is and sign up yourself! Whether you are racing or watching, you are sure to get your adrenaline pumping at the Route 66 Raceway.