WELCOME TO THE LZ WORLD TOUR

Drift Games Invitational

WELCOME TO THE LZ WORLD TOUR

Brought to you by Drift Games & Club Loose Ireland, welcome to the Drift Games Invitational – The all-new name for the ultimate drift party weekender formerly known as the Drift Games Bash. We’re back with a new name, a new application-only process and lots of spicy goodness!

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WELCOME TO THE LZ WORLD TOUR

Next up? We’re back in Mondello Park on …

March 9th & 10th, 2024

WELCOME TO THE LZ WORLD TOUR

That’s right – We’re ready to rock the roof off Mondello Park for the first time in 2024 for the next instalment of the Drift Games Invitational events with the awesome Club Loose Ireland guys. With our usual 2 days of on-track partying and one hell of a party on night one, this is the only way to kick off what is already set to be one hell of a year in 2024!

Spectator tickets, both single day and overnight camping tickets, are available from January 26th, 2024 from the Mondello Park website by clicking here.

If you want to drive at the event, head to the driver page where you’ll find all the rules, the application form and the application deadline.

And below you can find plenty more information about the Drift Games Invitational, including event timetables, track layouts, FAQs, spectator, ticket price & passenger ride information, rules & regulations and much more.

EVENT TIMETABLE

Saturday, March 9th, 2024

Spectator gates open at 10AM

TimeActivity
7.00am – 7.30amDriver Arrival
7.00am – 9.00amDrift Car Scrutiny (Scrutiny Bay)
8.00am – 9.00amDriver Sign-On (Suite 8)
9.00am – 10.00amDriver Briefing (Suite 8)
10.00am – 1.00pmLet’s DRIFT – All 3 Tracks Open
1.00pm – 2.00pmLunch
2.00pm – 4.30pmLet’s DRIFT – All 3 Tracks Open
~4.30pm / DarkTrack Action Finishes
7.00pmTime To PARTY!

Sunday, March 10th, 2024

Spectator gates open at 10AM

TimeActivity
9.15am – 10.00amDriver Briefing (Suite 8)
10.00am – 1.00pmLet’s DRIFT – All 3 Tracks Open
1.00pm – 2.00pmLunch
2.00pm – 4.30pmLet’s DRIFT – All 3 Tracks Open
~4.30pm / DarkTime To Go Home … Big Sad!

Spectator & Passenger Ride Information

Passenger Band & Requirements

If you are a spectator wishing to purchase a weekend passenger band at any Drift Games Invitational event, you must:
 
  • Be 18 years of age or older, and:
  • Have purchased a weekend passenger band from the Drift Games Merchandise stall and have signed on, and;
  • Wear a full-face helmet at all times when on track, with a fully functional clasp/strap.
  • Helmets will not be provided to you. You must provide your own helmet. 
Any driver whose car, and both their driver and passenger seats meet the required regulations for this event, will be able to take passengers all throughout the weekend, once the passengers themselves meet the passenger requirements outlined above.
 
Passenger wristbands can be purchased in Mondello Park on both days of a Drift Games Invitational event from the Drift Games merchandise shop at a cost of €20 for the entire weekend. Passenger bands will not be available to purchase online before the event.
 
Bands purchased at the merchandise shop will only be given out after payment has been received and the purchaser has signed on.
 
All passengers must be over the age of 18 and all passengers are also responsible for approaching drivers and arranging passenger spins themselves. Unfortunately, we will not have helmets available to rent, so you will need to bring your own helmet to the event with you, or get one from someone at the event.

Spectator Information & Tickets

Spectator tickets for all Drift Games Invitational events will be available on Mondello Park’s website and will be priced at the prices mentioned below. Tickets will NOT be available at the gate at the event. If you arrive at the event without a ticket, you will then be directed online to purchase your tickets from the Mondello Park website, so purchasing tickets beforehand is recommended.
 
  • 1 Person Weekend Admission: €50 (inc. overnight pass for Saturday Night)
  • Saturday-Only Admission: €20 (Saturday day-time admission ONLY)
  • Sunday-Only Admission: €20 (Sunday day-time admission ONLY)
  • Kids U12: FREE (Free kids tickets still required from Mondello Park website)
As mentioned above, only the weekend admission ticket will allow access to the party on night one of the event. Anyone with just a single day ticket for either day of the event, must leave the venue when the track action for the day ends.
 
Anyone wishing to camp at the event can camp in a tent, camper van or caravan, which must be placed in the tented village area of Mondello Park. Camping in the Mondello Park paddock and garages is not permitted.

Frequently asked questions

Have a question about the Drift Games Invitational? Chances are we might have answered it already, so check out our full list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) down below. Still can’t find the answer you’re looking for? Contact us.

What is the Drift Games Invitational?

The Drift Games Invitational is Ireland’s craziest drift party featuring 2 days of track time, 100 drivers, 4 track layouts, 1 crazy afterparty, competitions, passenger rides and more drift action than a normal human can handle!

When & where is the Drift Games Invitational?

All Drift Games Invitational events take place in Mondello Park in Co. Kildare, Ireland – Ireland’s only international racing circuit. As for when they’re on, check out the list of upcoming dates or the date of the next event at the top of this page.

Where can I get spectator tickets?

Spectator tickets will available on Mondello Park’s website and will be priced at €50 for a one-person weekend camping ticket or €20 for a single-day spectator ticket without camping. Kids under 12 go free.

Spectator tickets will not be available at the gate, so tickets must be purchased online before the event. Anyone purchasing a general admission ticket for one day only must leave Mondello Park by 6.30pm once the relevant day’s track action has ended.

Is there an age limit to attend the Drift Games Invitational?

Sole attendees MUST be 18 years of age or older to camp at this event. If you are under 18, you must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times if you are attending the event. Camping at the event is not permitted for persons under 18 years of age.

How do I get a driver ticket for a Invitational?

For full information on how to drive at a Drift Games Invitational event, please read our dedicated page on driver information & applications.

Does my driver ticket include crew members?

No, all drivers passes include driver entry to the event only. Any persons coming with a driver must have a valid spectator admission ticket at the costs mentioned above.

Can I drive for just one day?

Currently no, you are unable to purchase a driver ticket for just one day. Driver passes are available for both days of the event only. However, if we do choose to release single day tickets at any point we will announce this on our social media channels and you will find tickets in the above driver ticket section.

Can 2 people drive the same car?

If two people will be double-driving the same car for the weekend, there will be an additional charge of €80.00 for the additional driver. A double-driver pass will only be eligible for two drivers driving the same car. You can add on the double-driving option when paying for your driver entry ticket.

Can I hire one of the Mondello Park garages for a Drift Games Invitational?

Yes, a total of just 10 double garages are available to hire for the Drift Games Invitational and garages cost €300.00 for a full garage (fits 3-4 cars) or €150.00 for a half garage (fits 2 cars).

To request to book a garage please check out the driver info & applications page on this website.

What cars can be driven on track at a Drift Games Invitational?

Please read our full Car & Driver Rules & Regulations information within the driver info & applications page for the latest information on this. Make sure you read all rules and regulations on this page so you have no issues on either day of the event.

What driver requirements are there for an Invitational?

Please read our full Car & Driver Rules & Regulations information within the driver info & applications page for the latest information on this. Make sure you read all rules and regulations on this page so you have no issues on either day of the event.

What age do I need to be to drive at a Drift Games Invitational?

Please read our full Car & Driver Rules & Regulations information within the driver info & applications page for the latest information on this. Make sure you read all rules and regulations on this page so you have no issues on either day of the event.

Can I take passengers in my car?

In short, yes you can. However, there are certain rules and regulations that the driver, passenger and the car must adhere to in order to be able to take passengers. 

Please read our full Rules & Regulations information within the driver info & applications page for the latest information on this. Make sure you read all rules and regulations on this page so you have no issues on either day of the event.

Where do I get the passenger bands?

Passenger wristbands can be purchased in Mondello Park on both days of the event from the Drift Games merchandise shop at a cost of €20 for the entire weekend and will not be available to purchase online before the event. Bands purchased at the merchandise shop will only be given out after payment has been received and the purchaser has signed on. All passengers must be over the age of 18.

Do Drift Games arrange the passenger spins for me?

No, all passengers are responsible for approaching drivers and arranging passenger spins themselves. Purchasing a passenger spin band does not guarantee you a passenger spin, nor are there passenger spins with any driver in particular pre-arranged.

I want to get a passenger band. Can I rent a helmet?

No, unfortunately, we will not have helmets available to rent, so you will need to bring your own helmet to the event with you, or get one from someone at the event.

Might I be breathalyzed at the event?

Yes. If you are driving at an Invitational and are thought to be over the legal drink-drive limit, you may be breathalyzed by Mondello Park staff. If you read above the limit, you will not be allowed on track and your entry fee will not be refundable.

Will there be tire changing services at the event?

Yes, there will be a tire changing van present on both days of the event. Tire changing will come at a cost per tire, charged by the tire changing staff members directly.

Will there be security on site at the event?

Yes, we will have a full security team present throughout the entire duration of the event. As always, the security team will be focused on ensuring a safe and hassle-free event for all event attendees.

Do I have to camp in a tent?

If you have a weekend camping ticket and will be camping at the event, you will be able to bring a tent, campervan or caravan to our designated camping area at the event. Camping is not permitted in the Mondello Park garages or paddock.

Will there be power points available?

Power points are not guaranteed for any persons camping or driving at this event, so it is advised that you make your own provisions for power should you require it.

Do you have a full event map and timetable available?

Yes. Prior to each Drift Games Invitational event we will email all drivers for that event with a full driver information pack, which will contain the event map, track layouts, event timetable and all other relevant information you’ll need.

Where can I leave my trailer?

If you are bringing your car to the event on a trailer, please unload your car as quickly as possible and move your trailer to turn 3 of Mondello Park. On the morning of the event, a Drift Games marshal will direct you as to the exact location of the trailer parking section.

How can I enter as media to take photos/videos at a Drift Games Invitational?

For media applications, please contact us at hey@driftgames.life for more information. 

Can I bring my trade stall to a Drift Games Invitational?

If you wish to bring your trade stall to the event, please send an email to hey@driftgames.life with more information about the stall you wish to bring to the event. We will come back to you as soon as possible.

Track Layouts

DAY 1 TRACK LAYOUTS

DAY 2 TRACK LAYOUTS

PADDOCK TRACK LAYOUT (2 DAYS)