(Cedar Rapids, IA)–This Friday Night, May 22 is Corridor Motors Night at Hawkeye Downs Speedway. Corridor Motors is a used car dealer located at 3909 1st ave SE in Cedar Rapids. They take pride in offering low down payments and buy here-pay here financing.
It’s week three of the 90th season of racing at Hawkeye Downs Speedway and all five divisions of the Hy-Vee Racing Series will be in action, but particular focus will be on the Dublin City Pub INEX Legends.
Hawkeye Downs Speedway will host some of the best Legend Car Drivers from across the country this Friday night to raise awareness and funding for COPS-Concern of Police Survivors. The enhanced purse event pays $1000 to win and is also a Regional Qualifier for INEX Legend Cars.
CALEB ADRIAN SCORES FIRST CAREER LATE MODEL FEATURE WIN
LIL’RACER CAR CLUB HOSTS GRIFFIN TAUKE ON “KIDS WITH CANCER-THEIR NIGHT AT THE TRACK”
(Cedar Rapids, IA 5/15/2015)—Friday night was “Lil Racer Car Club Night” at Hawkeye Downs Speedway as the club hosted ‘Kids with Cancer-Their Night at the Track” and also “Kids Riding in Race Cars.”
The Dodge Street Tire Lil’Racer Car Club welcomed Griffin Tauke and his family to the track Friday night. Griffin has a rare form of cancer and in addition to being the VIP of the night, he was also named an honorary member of Speedway Fire and Rescue. Griffin got a ride in the B7 Hornet of Brad Schmidt and he and members of his family also rode in a Cedar Rapids Fire Department Fire Truck during the National Anthem.
Griffin also received a large trophy, a T-shirt autographed by all the Hawkeye Downs drivers and even got a special visit from Joey Gase who was back home in Cedar Rapids for the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Iowa Speedway.
HAVE YOU EVER SEEN AN ITALIAN WATER CIRCUS?
OUR BRAND NEW SHOW IS WAITING FOR YOU IN
Cedar Rapids…. May 22-24!
Get ready for an experience that will take you far, far away to the wonders of Italy and the magic of an immersion into its culture. And into water! Yes, you heard well. Our circus features a 35,000 gallons water stage! Isn’t that crazy? We’re like no other circus in the United States, you can be sure- and we take pride in our uniqueness.
During the show, you won’t believe your eyes when the lid lifts up to 35 feet in the air while a CURTAIN OF RAIN AND FOUNTAINS GLISTEN WITH EACH PERFORMANCE MOVE!
Indeed, our show wouldn’t be the same without our artists’ spectacular performances! We have artists from all over the world that will make you feel like a child again, keep you entertained and craving for more! Don’t forget the atmosphere you’ll be able to experience. You’ll feel like you’ve been transported to Italy! Authentic Italian tradition and origins is what characterizes us, starting from our founder and inspirator, Manuel Rebecchi. As the nephew of Moira Orfei, the owner and soul of the most famous circus in Italy, Manuel can truly say that the circus runs in his blood. He knows this industry and world like no other! His passion, knowledge and entrepreneurial spirit have all combined to make of this show an experience to remember for a lifetime. “I want to see people have fun, enjoy the show, and go out with a smile and the desire to come back!” says Manuel. Continue reading
Welcome to the new home of Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center!