• 2014 I-500 Winner
  • Kids Mini 5 Race
  • Woody's Challenge
  • 2014 Miss I-500
  • Event Schedule
  • Event Schedule
  • Vision of Tomorrow
  • Engines Rumble
  • Bring Your Friends
  • Sleds at Kewadin




Schedule of Events

46th Annual International 500 Snowmobile Race Week

Monday, January 27, 2014 through Saturday, February 1, 2014

Monday

January 27, 2014

BUD CLARKE DAY - In memory of our friend, Bud Clarke
Teams arrive
2:00-8:00 pm - Tech Opens
7:00-10:00 pm - Ice Skating at the I-500 (Free Admission)

Tuesday

January 28, 2014

11:00-12:00 noon - Pro-Am Practice
12:00-5:00 pm - Soo I-500 Practice
5:00-6:00 pm - Woody's Challenge Qualifying
6:00-10:00 pm - Pole Position Runs for Soo I-500

Wednesday, 30 January 2013

January 29, 2014

10:00-11:00 am - Woody's Challenge Qualifying / Pro-Am Practics
12:00 noon - 8:00 pm - Soo I-500 Qualifying
8:30 pm - Rookie Round-UP

Thursday, 31 January 2013

January 30, 2014

10:00-11:00 1m - Final Round Woody's Challenge Qualifying
12:00 am - 5:00 pm - Final Round Soo I-500 Qualifying
6:00 pm - Meet the I-500 Pageant Contestants at The Great Wall
6:00 pm - Woody's Dash
7:30 pm - Woody's Challenge Pro-Am Race
Live Music, Beverages & Bon-fire at the track
Pub Crawl

Friday

January 31, 2014

Meet the Drivers
5:30-6:30 pm - Kid's Mini 5 Registration
6:00 pm - Queen's Pageant & Jr. Miss Pageant (Free Admission)
7:30 pm - Kid's Mini 5 Snowmobile Race
Bon-Fire after the Kid's Mini 5 Race

Saturday

February 1, 2013

Heated Arena Open All Day! (Food, Vendors & Beverages)
Vintage Snowmobile Show - 13th Annual Memories at the Mile (Top of the Lakes Snowmobile Museum of Naubinway, MI)
9:00 am - Parade Lap
10:00 am - I-500 - Green Flag

February 2, 2013

The Awards Ceremony & Breakfast
Kewadin Casino - Dream Makers Theater
10:00 am - A breakfast buffet is available.
Tickets can be purchased at the door.


Local Accomodations

Need assistance with local accommodations? Contact the Sault Ste. Marie Convention & Visitors Bureau at

Phone 800-647-2858 or (906) 632-3366, or
Web Site

Trail Conditions

Sault Ste. Marie City Trail Rules (IMPORTANT)






Video and Photo Gallery

Memories that last a lifetime, captured in photos and videos.

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Latest Information

Map

Camping

Camping Rules & Regulations (pdf)

Parking

Information and
reservations at the
SOO I-500 venue during
race week 2014:
Bill Atkins at (906) 635-0333

History

A race that was conceived by the viewing of a 1968 Camaro in an auto dealer’s window.

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Vision of Tomorrow - History in the Making 

The ground work has been laid. 46 consecutive years in the making and it's time for a positive change.  A change that is no less meaningful in its purpose then what transpires at all major professional sports venues.  Change that takes the purpose of the event to a higher level within a modern day environment. We look at the journey for which the I-500 is known to have taken entering into the NEW atmosphere for a better tomorrow.

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