VIRginia International Raceway, in Alton, VA

HyperFEST is a mecca for those who want to be a part of all things automotive. With activities taking place on asphalt, dirt, mud, grass, and air; we have you covered. From camping to world class professional drifters, HyperFEST offers numerous activities to enjoy along with the always exciting wheel-to-wheel road racing. Come experience a non-stop, fun-filled 3-day weekend with both old and new friends alike. 

HyperFEST presented by Grassroots Motorsports is the largest automotive event on the East Coast and 2018 marks the 17th anniversary of HyperFEST. This year's event will take place on Friday, May 18 - Sunday, May 20 at VIRginia International Raceway located in Alton, VA on the VA/NC border.

Featured activities include the Cosmis Racing Wheels USDrift Shootout, National Auto Sport Association Road Racing, Tire Rack Ultimate Track Car Challenge, SpeedTrendSociety Car Show, Japanese Classics Mega Meet and Skylines at VIR, HyperDRIVEs (where you can drive your own car on track with an instructor), Drifting Ride-alongs, Racecar Ride-a-longs, Helicopter Rides, HPDE: High Performance Driving Event, Time Attack, X-Force Burnout Contest & Sound Off, Maxxis Tires Off-Road Experience featuring Obstacle Courses and Trail Runs, Off-Road Ride-a-longs, Factory Five Racecar Ride-a-longs, NASA Rally Sport, Exedy Rally Ride-a-longs, VLMRA Lawn Mower Racing, Models, Karting, Vendor Midway, Kid Zone, Live Music, PRS Air Guitar Contest, Koni Power Wheels Downhill Attack presented by Red Line Oil, Spectator Games, Camping, and more.

Whether you want to participate, spectate, or do both; there are a variety of ways for you to experience and enjoy HyperFEST. To simply put it, ...there's something for everyone at this year's HyperFEST


If you have a vehicle to drive on track or off-road, great! If not, no worries, we have plenty of other exciting ways for you to participate AND even get on track or off-road.

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Not quite ready to get on track in your vehicle or with another person in theirs, no problem. There's still plenty of things you can see and do. 

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Three-day General Admission tickets are available for ONLY $45, save money and purchase in advance.


Price increases to $55 at the gate. Save $5 off the gate price with a Monster Energy Drink can tab. 


If you're looking for one stop shopping, we have you covered. With our Grassroots Motorsports VIP packages, we offer three different levels of enjoyment (GT, Supercharged, and Turbo) you can choose from that include a variety of activities lumped together for a discounted price. 


Previous Years' recap videos