PEANUTS 500 Kids' Race Car Ride at California's Great America

Park: Closed Waterpark: Closed View Hours
Put the Pedal to the Metal for the Win!

Get your motors runnin’ and head out on the speedway with Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the rest of the PEANUTS™ gang to compete in one of the hottest races around -- the PEANUTS™ 500. After choosing their own colorful, pint-sized stock car, young race car drivers will zoom down the straightaways and prove their mettle in the tight, hair-pin curves. Never mind the fixed order of the cars or the fixed speed of the PEANUTS™ 500; this stock car race still demands a hefty amount strategy to get the glory of a win. Lap after lap, kiddos are sure to have a blast during their entire time on Snoopy’s oval speedway, all the way to the checkered flag. If your young racers have a need for speed, get them to the track so they can take their marks and go for gusto at the PEANUTS™ 500.

Height Requirement: 36” minimum or accompanied by a supervising companion. Hand held infants are not permitted.

Rider Safety Information

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  • This children’s ride allows guests to ride in their own car that whips around an oblong track.
  • Maximum Weight – 275 lb. per car.
  • A shared seatbelt secures all riders in the row across the thighs and pelvis.
  • Guests must have a minimum of two functioning extremities; one functioning arm (excluding prosthesis) and one functioning leg.
  • Guests with a cervical collar, neck brace, broken collar bone, full or braced arm cast are not permitted to ride. Guests who do not demonstrate appropriate observed behavior must be accompanied by a supervising companion.
  • Alternate access is available at the ride exit. Riders will have to take several steps on their own or with the assistance of a companion, and be capable of stepping up and over the side of the ride unit.
  • Visit our Guest Assistance Guide for additional Accessibility information.