The New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon is a premiere destination in the Granite State for grown up fun. But did you know that the track also hosts events specifically geared towards kids? In the month of May, NHMS is hosting several events that your kids will love. Check them out!

The 29th Annual D.A.R.E. Classic 5K Road Race on May 3 features a one-mile run for kids followed by a 5K road race on “The Magic Mile.” The event also includes demonstrations by the New Hampshire State Police K9 Unit, Drill Team, Aviation Unit and Motorcycle Unit. Kids can get their face painted and meet Daren the D.A.R.E. Lion.

The New Hampshire Soap Box Derby Spring Rally May 11-12 will feature kids seven and older assembling and racing gravity-powered cars down a 500-foot (or more) track in side-by-side competition.

Up and coming teen racers blend with adults in the Loudon Road Race Series as motorcycles take on the 1.6-mile road course May 18-19 with Championship Cup Series racing. Fans can also watch legend drivers, aged 12 years and up, race on the road course in the MOAT Mountain Road Course Series and on the 0.25-mile mini oval in turns one and two of the speedway in J&J’s Yolk & Co. Oval Series.

Those are just a few of the many kid friendly events happening at the track next month. For more information on these and other events, head to nhms.com.