1) WHAT ARE YOUR HOURS?
We are so excited to tell you we are starting our 20th season! We are open weather permitting with go karts, batting cages and mini golf!
Monday – Thursday: noon – 8 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 10 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday: noon – 6 p.m.
2) WHAT ARE YOUR AGE AND HEIGHT RESTRICTIONS?
Kiddie Karts – 3 to 5 years and minimum 40″ tall
Junior Karts – 6 to 9 years and minimum 44″ tall
Indy Single Karts – driver must be a minimum of 9 yrs old and 52″ tall
Indy Double Karts – driver must be a minimum of 16 yrs old
Thunder Karts – driver must be a minimum of 14 yrs old
Bumper Boats – min. 44″ tall to be in the boat by themselves
3) WHAT KIND OF SPECIAL EVENTS ARE HELD AT THUNDER RAPIDS?
The Huntington Society has a very successful annual fundraising event in September on the 1st week-end after the Labour Day Long week-end.
For details on their Huntington Go Kart Challenge please contact their president Vern Barrett at 204-694-1779 or visit the Go Kart Challenge Web Site
4) HOW CAN I APPLY FOR JOB?
It’s best if you can come down in person to fill out an application form & bring in your resume.
If we’re not open for the season yet, you can either email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, fax, or mail in your resume.
We usually hire at least a few new part-time and full-time staff each season. Positions consist of: mechanics, track and bumper boat personnel, and inside staff for concession and ticket sales.
It’s not just a great place to come and visit – it’s also a great place to work!
5) DO WE GIVE DONATIONS FOR WEDDING SOCIALS AND OTHER SPECIAL FUNDRAISING EVENTS?
Yes! We’re always happy to support our local community by contributing some free passes for silent auctions.
You MUST mail in your request along with a self addressed stamped envelope to: Thunder Rapids, 5058 Portage Ave. Headingley MB, R4H 1E1. We will then mail out your free passes.
All donation requests must be submitted at least 1 month prior to the social event.