Tickets for the 31st edition of the Grand Prix of Valcourt are currently on sale. Extreme sports fans can take advantage of a pre-Christmas special offer to purchase heated trackside suite tickets for the 2013 Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt, scheduled for the weekend of February 15-17.
Available until December 25, 2012 inclusively, this is the ideal Xmas gift for the whole family. Each three-day reserved seating pass in the “H” Trackside Heated Suite for the Great Quebec Winter Motorsport Classic, can be obtained for just $80, taxes included, a savings of 35% off the regular price of $125.
A trackside suite pass offers an incredible view of all the action on Circuit Yvon Duhamel from the comfort of a heated location, no matter the weather conditions outside.
“This offer is our Christmas gift to our faithful supporters. It is also an invitation to everyone looking to discover the intensity of a race weekend where they will witness close to 200 on-track practices, qualifying races and days-end final races on Circuit Yvon Duhamel over a three-day period,” says Marie-Pier Lemay, General Manager of the Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt. “The 31st running of the event will again feature all the major series that made this Grand Prix the greatest North-American snowmobile weekend of the winter. Furthermore, we are adding a spectacular snowmobile freestyle show for fans on Saturday and Sunday. This offer will make a great present under the Christmas tree.”
Fans of the great outdoors can also benefit from this special offer with a savings of 20% off the regular price for three-day general admission tickets at $45 instead of $55.
To take advantage of these special offers and receive ticket vouchers in time for Christmas, fans must call the Grand Prix of Valcourt ticket offices at 1 866 532-7543 Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. They can also go online and click the Buy Tickets tab to learn more about the weekend festivities, lodging and ticket package offers and order safely online.
Trackside Heated Lodge quantities are limited. Accompanied by an adult, children under 12 are admitted free to the Grand Prix site, but they must hold a valid ticket to access the heated trackside suites.
About the Grand Prix of Valcourt – The Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt is the great Quebec winter motorsport classic. Launched in 1983, this year the Grand Prix celebrates its 31st consecutive running the weekend of February 15-17, 2013. Some of the greatest names in snowmobile racing have had their moment at circuit Yvon Duhamel in Valcourt, including Canadian Blair Morgan, who won eight snocross Grand Prix finales. Also outstanding is the Wahl family of Greenbush, Minnesota who have earned 13 wins in the feature race finale on the ice oval speedway: four by David between 1988 and 1994, six by his nephew Terry from 1995 and 2003, and three by Dustin, son of David, in 2008, 2009 and 2012. For fans, Quebec’s Jacques Villeneuve recorded the most popular victories in Valcourt in 1986, 2005 and 2006.