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Racing fun heats up with the Summer Tour

Have some fun in the in-game sun with the Summer Tour, the latest limited-time event in the Mario Kart Tour game, happening now! Race along a beautiful sunset-soaked beach in the new GBA Cheep-Cheep Island course, take on new challenges, and see if you can unlock all the in-game rewards.

The Summer Tour also marks the beginning of Summertime Celebration! From June 29 to August 10, you can look for bonus rewards to celebrate summer with the Mario Kart Tour game. You can even earn select High-End drivers just by completing challenges! Take on challenges for your chance to add these drivers to your roster—or level up the ones of these you already have. Check out the game for more information.

  • Summertime Challenges 1 and 2 go from 6/29 - 8/10 (Reward for completion: Mario (Classic)

  • Premium Challenges go form 6/29 – 8/10 (Reward: Metal Mario)

Mario Kart Tour is for everyone, newcomers and karting veterans alike. We hope you have a fun time racing and collecting Grand Stars!

Tour overview

Event and login bonus duration: From June 29 at 11:00 p.m. PT until July 13 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Complete challenges to earn High-End drivers

Available from June 29 at 11:00 p.m. PT until July 13 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Summer Pipe 1: Daisy (Swimwear) in the spotlight

Available from June 29 at 11 p.m. PT until July 13 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Rule the beach like you rule Sarasaland—benevolently and with style—with the featured items in this pipe!

  • Driver: Daisy (Swimwear)

  • Kart: Sunny Surf Sailer

  • Glider: Sunny Surf Master

The favored courses for this driver will include the second course of every cup for the duration of the Summer Tour. See if you can soak up some new point records!

Summer Pipe 2: Mario (Swimwear) and Rosalina (Swimwear) in the spotlight

Available from July 6 at 11 p.m. PT until July 13 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Dive in to summer fun with these beach-ready drivers, karts, and gliders.

  • Drivers: Mario (Swimwear), Rosalina (Swimwear)

  • Karts: Cheep Snorkel, Blue Soda

  • Gliders: Great Sail, Silver Manta Glider

The favored courses for these will include the third course of every cup for the duration of the Summer Tour. See if they can help you dive into new point records!

Pirate Pipe

Available from July 3 at 11 p.m. PT until July 8 at 10:59 p.m. PT

Ahoy, mateys! Put yer Ruby booty to good use and fire ye ol’ Pirate Pipe for your chance to find Nabbit, King Bob-Omb, and Bowser Jr. (Pirate). Why, there’s nary a lemon among this high-end driver lot—great fer fun, less great fer scurvy (y’arrr…).

Ye may also find additional drivers, karts, and gliders shuffled in.

Tour gifts

The included Tour gifts for all players this time are:

  • Driver: Koopa Troopa

  • Kart: Cheep Charger

  • Glider: Piranha Plant Parafoil

If you have a Mario Kart Tour Gold Pass subscription and earn enough Grand Stars, you can also receive the following as Tour gifts:

  • Driver: Daisy

  • Kart: Gold Cheep Snorkel

  • Glider: Flower Glider

About Mario Kart Tour

In the free-to-start Mario Kart Tour game, players can put the pedal to the metal in courses inspired by real-world locations as well as Mario Kart series favorites. Put powerful items to use as you tear up the track and go for a high score in endless racing fun. Collect and upgrade a variety of drivers, karts, and gliders to find the combo that will lead you to victory!

City courses, special in-game event courses inspired by real-world locations, will be available during specific time periods and take place every two weeks.

For more information about the Mario Kart Tour game, visit the official site: https://mariokarttour.com/en-US

Free to start; optional in-game purchases available. Persistent internet, compatible smartphone, and Nintendo Account required. Data charges may apply. Mario Kart Tour Gold Pass subscription sold separately. Terms apply. See game for details.