Hot Seats:

Be the first in line to get your Hot Seats for the 55th running of the I-500 in 2024. Seats are hot seats 2sold on a first come, first serve basis at a price of $600.00 USD per seat.

Each seat owner will be entitled to all meals and beverages daily and throughout race day. Purchase is confirmed upon payment.

Make checks payable to:  International 500 Project Inc., hot seatsand, as always, Cash is welcome!

Those wishing to purchase Hot Seats for the 55th running of the I-500 in 2024 need to contact I-500 Chairman of the Board, Ric Federau at: or (989) 808-5266

Process to obtain VIP Access for the 56th Race to be announced.

I-500 Button Locations:

Buttons are $25.00 (USD), $40.00 (CAN)

Sault Ste Marie, Michigan Locations:
Central Savings Bank
All-Star Marine & Powersports
Baldwin’s Corner Store
Nicolet National Bank
UP State Credit Union
Krist Gas Stations
Heritage Outdoors
Chippewa Motors
Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce
Sault Ste. Marie Convention and Vistors Bureau
Neville’s Superette
Citgo – Business Spur
Citgo – Bridge
Lock City Home Center
Chaponis Optometry
Soo Co-Op Credit Union

Sault Ste Marie, Ontario Locations:
Millie’s Mini Mart & Coin Wash
Hi-Way Variety Outfitters
Buttons can also be purchased at our admission gates at any of our event days.

Misc. Policies:

On behalf of the International 500 Snowmobile Endurance Race Board of Directors the following new policies are in effect!

Please take note of these new policies and rules.

Temporary Shelters Policy

The international 500 Snowmobile race defines a Temporary Shelter as any Temporary Structure, Tent, or Umbrella Structure that is not permanently affixed to the ground via a concrete or block foundation. This includes Tents, Temporary wooden structures, Hunting blinds and all other temporary structures.

Temporary Shelters may not be placed in any spectator viewing areas including the Spectator area near the bridge, the North Bluff or the Camping Bluff
Without the expressed written consent of the International 500 Snowmobile Race board of directors.

Campfires Policy

Campfires are only permitted on the Camper Bluff and must be contained within a standard 2’ x 3’ fire ring or steel barrel. Fires must be within the individual campsite. No other fires are permitted. Campfire wood only, no construction materials, pallets or any other items can be burned.


Pets are Not Permitted on the I-500 Grounds.

Motorized Vehicles

ATV’s, UTV’s, Side by Sides and Snowmobiles are to be parked in the general parking lot unless a special permit is obtained.

Fireworks Prohibited

Drones Prohibited

All Media Representatives are required to register at the office.

Questions of these policies may be directed to I-500 Security Director, Wes Jourden at: