Melbourne’s IRL Mario Kart Racing Is Officially Happening Shannon GrixtiApril 16, 2018 A few months ago, we posted about a real-life Mario Kart racing that was coming to Melbourne. A spin-off of a similar thing that many tourists have enjoyed in Japan in years. Well, the day has finally come with the first lot of tickets going on sale right now. Each ticket will set you back $100 and include the below: Costume hire (Characters) Snack (Mushroom style burger) CBD pick up and drop off 20 laps minimum DJ & After party Games room activities and more Prizes to be won including $1000 CASH! The first dates are below: Sunday May 27th Sunday June 17th Sunday June 24th You can book into sessions at 10:00am, 12:00pm, 4:30pm and 6:00pm and the above dates.