2020 Midwest Ride-In Results

Thanks to all the attendees, the staff, our volunteers, ERX and everyone else! 2020 MIDWEST RIDE-IN SHOW WINNERS! Thanks to all who came out this year to the Midwest ride-in at ERX. We are thrilled with our new home and are already excited about next year. Much of what we had planned went very well […]

Introducing the 2019 Charity Build – a 245RV Ski-Doo!

2019 Charity Sled Again this year — a group of dedicated, generous and hard working individuals have come forward to purchase and completely restore a “featured brand” snowmobile, with 100% of the live auction proceeds to charity.  (Note that this is not a program or project of the event coordinators.  But we sure are glad to include […]

MERC Mini Chopper to be auctioned at Saturday Banquet

Check this out! Our friend Gary Koska (who helps the sport by transporting snowmobiles across the snow-belt states) has created a one of a kind TWISTER mini-chopper. He has donated it and it will be auctioned off at the Saturday night banquet. See it on the ballroom stage…

Download the New 2018 Flyer – FREE

It’s here – the 2018 Waconia Ride-in flyer! Schedules, agendas, class information, event information, charity information and much more. Click here to download your copy today!

2017 Ice Drag Racing Report

Mercury Snowmobile Drag Racing

Saturday’s ice drag racing went well. No incidents and plenty of happy racers after it was all done. The four major sponsors are Wahl Brothers Racing, SnoStuds.com, St Boni Motorsports and AAEN Performance. 165 entries with racers from MN, IA, WI and MI. Waconia Cup class this year was Open Mod 660cc. Jeff Frye from […]

Hug a Volunteer Today!

Thank a volunteer: Some years, we need to move a lot of snow to allow parking and festivities on Lake Waconia.  Above is a picture of a huge FWD snow blower, getting the site ready for your Waconia Ride-In weekend fun, driven by a volunteer.


Snowmobile Drag Racing Awards

Waconia Brewery donated some beer growlers for the Saturday drag-racers. We presented the days “red lighters” with a growler of beer.

2015 AAEN Performance Winner

Snowmobile Drag Racing Check Presentation

The 2015 Waconia Cup and the $500 check went to Tom Fridgen for 500 open mod. Presented by: Josh Rhy, Larry Spindler, Olav AAEN and Mark Gray


If you have questions or comments please contact (Josh Rhy) or (Larry Spindler) (co-race directors) Josh Rhy 612-840-6165 RHYJ@bitroads.com Larry Spindler 715-556-6345 lfspindler@yahoo.com