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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Northern Lights Raceway will be opening their 2016 season this weekend with an event that is open to public participation this Friday night.

The drag strip, which is located next to the North Peace Airport, will be hosting a street-legal drag race night on Friday from 5:00 to 9:00 P.M. The event costs $20.00, and is open to anyone with a vehicle that can pass a tech inspection, and has a driver’s license and an approved crash helmet.

On Saturday, the track will host the first two days of action in the racetrack’s 2016 season of drag racing. The races start at 10:00 A.M. on both Saturday and Sunday, with the pits open during lunch.

For more information, head to, or the Northern Lights Raceway Facebook page.

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