Frequently asked questions


Is there an admission charge for your facility?

No. All of our attractions are pay as you go. You only pay for the activities, food and beverages that you select. There is a viewing area for those who wish to watch the racing free of charge.

Do you charge for an annual racing license or membership?

No. We are not the DMV. We don’t believe in charging you a hidden membership fee or an annual racing license. The listed race price is the price you pay. Period.

Should I make a reservation?

A reservation is not required. However wait times can vary from minutes to hours. You can book an online reservation for go kart racing, axe throwing, birthday parties and group events. If you’re walking in, you may wish to call ahead for an estimated wait. 

What should I wear?

Closed-toe and closed-heeled shoes are required for go karting, axe throwing and the ropes course. We provide helmets, harnesses and other safety gear as appropriate. Skirts and dresses are not acceptable attire for the elevated ropes course unless leggings are worn.

May I use a Go-Pro mounted camera?

Yes. We offer Go-Pro helmet cameras for our race track for a nominal rental cost.

Are there any age or height requirements for any activities?

Go Karting: Must be 52-54″ or taller
Ropes Course: Minimum of 46″ tall
Laser Tag: Minimum of 42″ tall

Is a signed waiver required?

Yes. A signed waiver is required to participate in our attractions. If you’re 18 or older, read and sign the waiver. For those under 18, a parent or legal guardian’s signature is required. For your convenience, an online waiver is available here, or you can complete an electronic waiver at a waiver kiosk when you arrive at our park. Note: Individuals cannot reserve race or play time until the liability waiver is on file. Shorten your potential wait and fill out the waiver at home in advance.

Is there a minimum age for Axe Throwing?

Yes. You must be 14 years or older. Minors need an adult chaperone. For the full FAQ on axes visit https://ampupactionpark.com/axe-throwing/axe-faq/

Are outside food and drink permitted?

Not really. We make every effort to offer something for everyone at Amp Up. Check out our everyday menu here. If you purchase an advanced party package and space rental, an outside dessert is permitted. If you’re hosting a kosher event, please give us a call.

Can a multi-pack be purchased and shared among multiple people?

No. Our kart racing 3 packs are assigned to one guest’s profile and are not intended to be split among several participants. The multi-packs do not expire.

Do you offer free WiFi?

Yes. We offer public WiFi for free.

May I bring my own go kart to the race track?

No. We do not have compatible control mechanisms to safely accept outside karts at our facility.


13901 Manchester Rd. Town & Country, MO 63011

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