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Why Go-Karting is a Great Bachelor Party Idea

As the best man, best friend, or all-around designated planner of the group, you’re going to have a lot of responsibility on your shoulders. The bachelor party is going to be one of the most important nights in your friendship. 

When it comes to stag parties, the most important element is fun. And while that may sound easy, whether your group is a mixed bag of personalities or a group of like-minded individuals, everyone has their own idea of fun. It’s only going to be your job to make sure everyone enjoys it. No pressure.

So, what can you do to ensure that the whole group and the groom himself have the best time at the bachelor party? Some thrilling and friendly competition should probably serve you well! Think back to when you were kids. Didn’t you have the best time just racing each other? If you’re not sure what to do, go with the tried and true method of simple fun.

Here are just a few reasons why go-karting outdoors is an excellent idea for a bachelor party!

It Awakens Your Competitive Spirit

Most of the time, bachelor parties are attended by a mix of childhood friends, school friends, and work friends. Half of the people there will be meeting each other for the first time. This can lead to a bit of an awkward environment. Of course, that’s nothing a little time, and some friendly competition can’t fix. 

There’s nothing that brings a group of people together quite like a race. Sure, you’re competing against each other, but it’s all in good fun. Make it a day where all of you can be kids again. The best part is that you can even make it a little more interesting. Place your bets, set some prices, and you’re good to go. 

Your group will likely end up spending a few good hours at go-karting.

It’s Different from the Usual

With everything that’s happened because of the pandemic, the usual bachelor parties aren’t really the best option. 

Whether you’re looking for alternatives or you just want to do something different, go-karting outdoors is the way to go. One thing you can be sure of is that it’s held in a COVID safe outdoor venue.

When you’ve spent the better part of a year and a half indoors, seeing other people and just having some fun already makes it the best stag party ever. 

It’s a Lot More Affordable

Bachelor parties can get very expensive. The traditional thing to do is go on a big trip, whether it’s local or domestic doesn’t matter. Just the travel expenses alone can be quite a lot already. Of course, trends are changing. These days, it’s better to save where you can while still having fun.

Go-karting is relatively cheap for a party when you consider what was the norm before. You and your friends can still have the greatest time together without having to bleed your wallets dry. 


As mentioned before, bachelor parties usually consist of various people from different points of the groom’s life. As relative strangers, there’s no better way to get closer than engage in some friendly competition while also cheering each other on. Go-karting outdoors should awaken the kids in you again and make for the best time ever!

Utah Motorsports Campus offers acres of open space and a variety of meeting spaces. It’s one of the best places you can go to hold a number of events—parties, concerts, corporate events, and more. If you and the boys are looking for a fun time go-karting outdoors, come on over! Book a session with us today.


Utah Motorsports Campus is Utah’s Largest Outdoor Event Venue and an automotive, motorcycle, and go-kart racing facility located 30 miles west of Salt Lake City in the Tooele Valley.


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