INFO ABOUT THE PORTLAND DRAG RACE:
Please read below to find many of our frequently given answers.
There is no kids' race for this event. Kids are welcome to enter
this event at the normal race fee.
/ AFTER RACE PARTY:
After the race, all participants are welcomed to come enjoy the Festival.
Festival entry is donation based, so your entry into the Drag race qualifies
you to enter the Festival guilt free. There are so many great things
to stick around and enjoy!
Food and Beverage at the Festival is available for purchase. Make sure
you bring your ID and some money to enjoy all the great food and beverages
at the festival.
CHECK-IN AT THE EVENT:
There is no clothing check for this event.
DOGS / PETS
IN THE EVENT:
No Dogs or Pets are allowed in this event. However, service dogs
are permitted. If you would like to enter an event with your pup,
check out the Mt. Tabor
STROLLERS IN THE EVENT:
Jogging strollers are permitted in this event. However, we ask
that you be respectful to the other participants and please start toward
MP3 PLAYERS /WALKMANS:
All of our events are music player friendly. However, please be
aware that you still need to be conscious of your surroundings which
include your fellow participants, emergency vehicles, and the random
vehicle that may be on the course.
HOW TO GET
THERE / CARPOOL/ PARKING / TRANSPORTATION:
On street parking is free on Sunday. There are also smart parks
close to the start / finish. PLEASE CARPOOL or take Public transportation!
The MAX stops a few blocks from the start. Please go to TriMet.org
to find out the best Public transportation routes. You can go to our
Help Us Be Green page to find links
to Portland Bike routes. If you would like to find
someone to carpool with click here..
This event is timed using conventional tear tag method of timing.
In order to insure proper results, please make sure your name is printed
clearly and correctly on your bib, or please make sure the label we
place on your bib has your correct info. If not please tell us
prior to the event.
As you finish and
go through the finish chute, please keep moving and please stay in the
order you finished (this is how we keep track of your place).
Even though the results come out a little slower this way, we are still
pretty darn good and should have them posted at the event. You
can find them online by clicking on the results
AWARDS / CEREMONY:
The award ceremony will take place at approximately 11:40am. The award
ceremony will be for the Top 3 overall winners and the overall master's
winners only. The prizes for the age group winners will be a available
to pick up next to the stage during and after the award ceremony.
We have awards for
the top 3 male and female overall finisher in as well as the top 3 masters
male and female. There are age group awards for top 3 finishers in each
age category starting at 14 and under and going in groups of every five
years from age 15-80. (15-19, 20-24 etc)
For lodging, check out the Portland
Oregon Visitor's Association website.