We run the following NHRA classes at every race: Super Pro, Pro, Sportsman, Motorcycle & Junior Dragster (except All Trucks & All Harley Drags)

Fees: Admission / Pits / Race Entry / Car Number Registration

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2018 Tentative Race Dates
(Not all Races are 2-day)

1st Street Legal Race is April 21, 2018

April 21-22, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing

May 5-6, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
May 19-20, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
June 2-3, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
June 23-24, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
July 7-8, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
July 14-15, 2018 Bikes by the Bay and Motorcycle Race
August 4-5, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing
August 24-26, 2018 Nostalgia Weekend
September 8-9, 2018 Bracket Race/Street Legal Grudge Racing

CIFCA Funny Cars will be here June 23-24
First Street Legal Race will be April 21, 2018
Gates will open approx 5pm
racing to start shortly after

Chassis Certs  & Tech Testing
will be March 31st at the track
10-2 pm for certs
Test time to be announced.

Thank you to Everyone for a Great Season
2017 Banquet Photo's
Congratulations to the Winners

Nick Bublitz
2017 Driver of the Year

Courteney Goodman
2017 Junior Driver of the Year

Michael Lindstrom
2017 Rookie of the Year

Robert Boynton
2017 Junior Rookie of the Year

2017 Race of Champions
Hunter Blevins - Nick Bublitz - Michael Lindstrom

Super Pro
Jessie Blevins - Rich Givins - Michael Lindstrom - Kaycee Mela

Nick Giacone - Nick Bublitz - Mike Wright

Jason Garza - Mike Pires Sr. - Brian Bognuda - John Toler

Nick Bublitz - Ana Toledo - Larry Ghidinelli - Glen Terry

Hunter Blevins - Areilla Adams - Dristian Steele - Courtney Goodman - Aiden Adams

2017 Awarads

2017 Goodies from O'Reilly's

The first O'Reilly Auto Parts Street Legal Race for 2018 will be

April 21, 2018

Next Street legal race is April 21, 2018

Don't forget to ask for your Racers Discount
Now Located in Next to O'Reilly's Auto Parts
(behind Jack in the Box)

You can also pick up copies of the Schedule at the Eureka UPS Store

Click above for Reservation Information

If you're taking your Pony
to the drag strip,
speed over to


for Mustang auto parts that will have you equipped to race.


2017 Schedule



Track Records

Jeff Atamian
The Beast Jet Car
Track Speed Record

248 mph
6.62 sec

August 27, 2016


Cecil Matthews
Track Speed Record

213.60 mph

June 18, 2011

Dick Ferrian
Track ET Record

6.576 sec

August 3, 2014

Mark Etheridge
Slant 6 National
A-Gas Record

11.436 sec

July 16, 2011
(set at
Samoa Drag Strip)

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2011 Champions
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2010 Champions
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2009 Champions

Racer Gate Opens 8:00 am 
Spectator Gate Opens 9:00 am
Time Trials at 9:30 am, Track Conditions Permitting
Eliminations at approximately 12:30 pm


Admission / Pits / Race Entry /
Car Number Registration

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Samoa Drag Strip - P.O. Box 1211 Eureka, CA  95502

Danny Wright, President
Michael Giacone
Mike Pires, Sr.
2nd Vice President

Valerie Scoggin

Board of  Directors

Danny Wright   Michael Giacone
Valerie Scoggin Mike Pires Mike Scoggin
Ken Petersen Mis-T Hays-Adkins James Surber
Ernie Pires   Jessie Blevins

Class Representatives

Michael Giacone
Super Pro

Phil Hopkins & Willie Clark

John Skelton

Mike Pettit

Jessie Blevins
Junior Dragster

Kathy Wright
Special Programs

Track Volunteers

Kathy Wright, Front Gate - Race Director - Webmaster Tristen Trichak, Waterbox Tim O'Brien, Announcer,
Track Journalist
Ernie Pires,  Starter Mike Pires, Sr. Track Prep, Tech Official Michael Giacone, CFO
Theresa Wright, Computer Operator Sephina Vera, Waterbox Kathy Wright, Tech Official
Rahiem Whitaker, Water Box,
Staging Lanes
George Carlton, Waterbox Eric Wright - Staging Lanes
Catch all Guy
Heather Blevins - Front Gate Rahiem Whitaker, Street Legals James Surber, Tech Official
Theresa O'Brien (Mrs. Tim), Racer Input Erik Jackson,
Track Safety, Track Maintenance, Waterbox
Ernie Pires, Tech Official
Tom Bremer, Race Day Set Up, Tech Official Mike Pettit, Track Prep Tech Official Danny Wright, Tech Official
Dale Unea, Samoa EMS Troy Smith, Down Track Safety TJ Bremer Race Day Set up & Computer Guru

Webmaster:  Kathy Wright 


Samoa Drag Strip was NHRA's Pacific Division "Most Improved Track"
for 2007


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