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One Hour of Slot-Car Racing for One or Two or Birthday Party for Up to Ten at Dave’s Hobby Central (Up to 56% Off)

Santa Barbara Downtown

95% of 21 customers recommend

Give as a Gift
Over 160 bought
Limited quantity available

In a Nutshell

Remote-controlled model cars accelerate up to 100 mph as they race around the track, guided by pins inserted into racetrack grooves

The Fine Print

Expires Dec 5th, 2012. Limit 1 per person. may buy 2 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per person for birthday party option. Valid only for option purchased. Reservations required for birthday parties. Younger than 6 must be accompanied by an adult. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Racing dates back to ancient Greece, where chariot races around city walls settled disputes over farming rights and which philosopher had the best beard. Witness the fairest system of justice with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $8 for one hour of slot-car racing for one (a $17 value)
  • $15 for one hour of slot-car racing for two (a $34 value)
  • $99 for a two-hour birthday party for up to ten with pizza and soda for all attendees (a $200 value)

Dave’s Hobby Central

Dave’s Hobby Central proliferates the 65-year legacy of Atkins Hobby's with a stock of model airplanes, helicopters, rockets, and cars in both analog and radio-controlled styles. Armed with remote controls, racers pit vehicles against one other in bi-weekly open bouts, hoping to place in the top three to earn a coveted Dave's Hobby Central plaque. During and after races, an onsite repair team stands ready to revitalize damaged models. For more hardcore racing fanatics, the shop stocks a variety of detail paint, allowing owners to intimidate competitors with racing stripes or spot-on depictions of Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel.

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    Santa Barbara Downtown

    14 W Anapamu St.

    Santa Barbara, California 93101

    805-965-2972

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