Social Events

This year at Sommer Schnell we are hosting a wide variety of events for Drivers and their Guests.

Check back later for more Social Event details.


    • Driver Registration, hors d'oeuvres and happy hour for drivers and registered guests at Prairie Bay Grill 7PM

Saturday -

    • Are you bringing a guest to Sommer Schnell who is not driving? Join North Stars First Lady at Ja-Mi Nail Salon for some morning pampering, while your significant other enjoys the raceway. We will meet in the hotel lobby at 10 am to walk over the salon as a group. After the salon, a shuttle will be provided to out to the track in time for lunch with the drivers and instructors.

Registration Now OPEN!

June 1st, 10:00 - Noon

Pricing and Services:

Please reserve your seat and choose your salon services by May 27th.

RSVP/Contact: Emily Raway


    • Lunch Trackside for Drivers guests
    • Dinner for Drivers and registered Guests @ Prairie Bay Grill
      • Includes raffles and prizes for attendees

Attractions Near the Hotel

At the Comfort Suites Rapid River Lodge hotel in Baxter, MN you can relax and explore the Brainerd Lakes area that’s known for its miles of the best Minnesota bike trails and routes, golf courses, fishing, snowmobiling trails and breathtaking views. Some great local attractions to visit include:

  • Water Park at the Comfort Suites Rapid River Lounge Hotel
  • Brainerd Mall
  • Brainerd Lakes Regional Airport
  • Paul Bunyan Trail
  • Brainerd International Raceway
  • Upper Mississippi River