Valley Raceway

The Valley's only Dirt Track


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May 27

June 3

June 17

July 1

July 15

July 29

Aug. 12

Aug. 26

Sept. 9

Sept. 23

Oct. 7

Rain dates to be announced.

Season passes include regularly scheduled races only.

Rule posting for 2017

Posted by shelley banks on July 18, 2017 at 5:20 AM Comments comments (1)

 Effective immediately,after each feature race the top 4 finnishing cars/trucks  the driver must present his/her vehicle for tech. inspection, failure to do so will result in a loss of points for the day.


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1st - 386pts # 21 Rick Balsor

2nd - 383pts # 9 Dave Winger

3rd -  363pts #79 Carl Marshall

4th - 355pts #7 Dave Mansfield

5th - 338pts # 73 John Poan

6th - 297pts # 18 Greg Banks

7th - 240pts #60 Kirk Dodge

8th - 237pts #11 Ed Pineo

9th - 167pts #29 Mark Gates

10th - 76pts #38 Anthony Acker

8 CYL;

1st -  432pts #58 Josh Rainfourth

2nd - 406pts #16 Devon Weihers

3rd - 367pts #71 Mike Bigney

4th - 182pts #25 John Bent 

5th - 176pts #17 Scott Bishop

6th - 144pts #88 Mike Hutt

7th - 90pts # 87 Carl  Marshall


1st - 415pts #12 Justin Balsor

2nd - 397pts #69 Shawn Sanford

3rd - 351pts #3 Chris Marshall

4th - 339pts ,#14 Roddy Weir

5th - 306pts # 17 A.J.Watton

6th - 248 pts #13 Shawn Ryerson

7th - 236pts # 8 Rick Bourguyne

8th - 117pts #55 Login Parker

9th - 116pts #11 Jason Garrion

10th - 90pts # 20 Stephan Somerset

11th - 84pts #18 Josh Cruickshank

12th - 78pts #01 Steve Hutt

13th - 43pts #7 B.J.MacNeil

14th - 42pts # 18 Jeff Cruickshank


1st - 375pts #2 Tanner Spinney

2nd - 352pts # 14Kyle Bent

3rd - 348pts #13 Travis Atwater

4th - 319pts #3 Josh Langille

5th - 304pts #26 Jason Conners

6th - 260pts #81 Matt Bourguyne

7th -246pts #27 Brooke MacCladden

8th - 245pts #91 Conner Roop

9th - 209pts #77 Rodney Bruce

10th - 184pts #Allison McCulley

11th - 182pts #5 Chris Harris

12th - 159pts #58 Jamie Dillman

13th - 145pts #12 Ashton Sproule

14th - 92pts #8 Deanna Drew

15th - 89pts #51 Jesse Deveau

16th - 88pts #18 Glenn Penny

17th - 62pts #33 Ryan Franney

18th - 37pts #17 Brad Palmer

19th - 30pts #4 Wesley Sproule


Posted by shelley banks on November 19, 2016 at 1:00 PM Comments comments (0)

Mandatory equipment for the 2017 race season , all cars are required to have a race reciever, and helmuts must be Snell 2015 or newer, no motorbike helmuts allowed. if you have any questions contact Greg at 765-0974

Modified Drivers and cars

Posted by shelley banks on April 13, 2016 at 8:55 AM Comments comments (0)

#9  Dave Winger

#18  Greg Banks

#7  Dave Mansfield

#21  Rick Balsor

#38  Anthony Acker

#29 Mark Gates

#60 Kirk Dodge

#88 Mike Hutt

#79 Carl Marshall

#73 John Poan

#11 Ed Pineo

8 cyl Drivers and cars

Posted by shelley banks on April 13, 2016 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

# 58  Josh Rainfourth

# 16  Devon Wirers

# 18 Scott Bishop

#71 Mike Bigney

#25 Dillion Parker

4 cyl Drivers and cars

Posted by shelley banks on April 13, 2016 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

# 20 Allison McCulley

#81  Matt Burguyne

#5 Chris Harris

#31  Jesse Deveau

#12  Ashtin Sproule

#2  Tanner Spiney

# 8 Deanna Drew

#17 Brad Palmer

# 33  Ryan Franney

#58 Jamie Dillman

#18 Glenn Penny

#13 Travis Atwater

# 14 Kyle Bent

# 26 Jason Conners

#27 Brooke MacLennan

# 3 Josh Langille

# 91 Conner Roop

# 77 Rodney Bruce

#44 Wesley Sproule

truck class, drivers and numbers

Posted by shelley banks on February 24, 2016 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Chris  Marshall # 3

BJ McNeil #7

Rick Bourguyne #8

Justin Balsor  #12

Roddy Weir #14

Shawn Sanford # 69

Logan Parker # 55

Jesse Deveau # 51

Steve Hutt # 01

Sean Ryerson # 13

Brett MacKenzie # 6

Jason Garrion # 11

A.J. Watton # 17

August 03/15

Posted by gregbautosalvage on August 5, 2015 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (0)


This is a write up that was is The Advertiser yesterday Thank you Laura.

Tucked in behind Melvern Square in Annapolis County, Valley Raceway is a hidden gem worth discovering. Last year was the official grand opening of Valley Raceway but owners Peggy Gould and Greg Banks have been working on it for the past seven years.

“Greg really enjoyed stock car racing on a dirt track, and there wasn’t one around the Valley,” says Gould, “so he took it upon himself to build one.”

What I know about racing came from Lightening McQueen in Cars, so I did some research. Valley Raceway features stock car racing on the Valley’s only dirt track. There are three different stock car races. The classes are four cylinder, eight cylinder and unlimited.

Stock cars race around the dirt track for the afternoon. Each group races 10 laps each. This happens twice. Then, for the final three races, drivers race 12 laps for a cash prize.

These races happen every other Sunday from June until Sept. 20. The races begin at 1 p.m. and finish around 4 p.m. If it rains, Gould says the race is pushed to the following week. To find out for sure, visit the Valley Raceway Facebook page or website for updates.

Tickets to the races are $10 each, with children under 12 admitted free.

From the very beginning, Gould said they wanted to make Valley Raceway a community event and a fun family day. They wanted to create a place where people could bring their children and not worry.

“We felt all families who wanted to come may not have the money, so we try to keep the cost down. This is why children 12 and under are free,” says Gould.

Youth really do enjoy the day. Just ask Jessica, 11, and Leland Smith, nine, of Kentville. They enjoy going to Valley Raceway because it’s fun to watch and something different to do. Besides, Leland loves watching the car crashes!

When you go to Valley Raceway, there are rows of bleachers. There is no shade, so be sure to bring your sunscreen and a hat.

Gould suggests bringing earplugs for a very young or a sensitive child. The racing can get loud, especially during the unlimited races.

There is a canteen on-site selling hotdogs, hamburgers, drinks and snacks, so you will be well refreshed and nourished.

Valley Raceway is a really fun afternoon. There is a great energy and camaraderie amongst the drivers and the crowd. If you don’t understand something, ask a neighbour! A lot of people have season passes, or know the drivers in the race.

Definitely add Valley Raceway to your summer bucket list!

Laura Churchill Duke ( and her family went to Valley Raceway this summer and loved it! It was so much better to see it live than in Cars!


Organizations: Greg Banks

Geographic location: Cars, Annapolis County, Kentville

Valley Family Fun :: Home

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Valley Family Fun :: Home

This made me realize that there isn't one central place to look for information. Here is a compilation of what I've discovered!


Point System

Posted by gregbautosalvage on May 23, 2014 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (1)

Points System 

Drivers will be given last place points if they experience any catastophic failure that prevents them from finishing the day, provided the have completed one full race lap.

HEAT RACE: Points awared are according to the driver's finishing position.

1st                 10
2nd                 9
3rd                  8
4th                  7
5th                  6
6th                  5
7th                  4
8th                  3
9th and 10th   2
All Others        2

1st                  35
2nd                 33
3rd                  32
4th                  31
5th                  30
6th                  29
7th                  28
8th                  27
9th                  26
10th                25
11th                24
12th                23
13th                22
14th                21
15th                20
16th               19
17th               18
18th               17
19th               16