Our Mission

is to provide and maintain business, entertainment, and cultural activities to benefit the community and its visitors.

93rd Season Opener: May 18th, 2018

Racing action returns to Hawkeye Downs for the 93rd time on Friday night, May 18th. All of our regular racing series will be back and even better from last year to put on a show for the fans.   ON TAP: 'Lil Racer Car Club Registration Grandparents Night & Autism Awareness AIRS Vintage Cars Hornet Series Hobby Stock Series Legend Series Sportsmen Series Late Model

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Season Opener Postponed Two Weeks

Hawkeye Downs, Iowa’s only full-time asphalt race track announced today that it is delaying its racing season by two weeks. Opening day for racing will now be May 18th, instead of May 4th.   “We have a lot of new and exciting things to offer our racers and fans this year. But, Mother Nature is making it hard for

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2018 Wall of Fame Inductees Announced

Each year at Hawkeye Downs, a special committee puts to vote a list of notable members of the racing community. These members are honored on our "Wall of Fame" night and inducted into our Wall of Fame which all that have been inducted can be seen upon walking in the front gates.  

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March Events and News

Spring is approaching fast, and we are starting to get excited for the warm times! Take a gander at the events Hawkeye Downs has going on throughout the month of March.  

Motorcycle Swap Meet

Parts Girl Promotions will be holding the 38th annual Motorcycle Parts Swap Meet at Hawkeye Downs on Sunday, March 4th, 2018 from 10

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February Events and News

February may be the shortest month, but it is packed with different events each week at Hawkeye Downs. Racing season is fast approaching and we are working hard to prepare for our 93rd season! You can check out a short description of what is going on in the next couple weeks to catch all of

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January Events and News

The first month of the year means more activities at Hawkeye Downs. Get out of the cold with our events this month!

Gun Show

Trade Show Productions will be hosting the gun show once again in the expo center on the 5th, 6th, and 7th. For times and admission prices, check out our Gun Show

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Changes to Bingo Concession Prices

As Hawkeye Downs Management continues to work to improve the experience at all of our activities on campus, we are announcing new prices to our bingo concessions! We know that our bingo players are used to prices going up, but heading into 2018, we are happy to say many of our prices will be going

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New Years Eve Bingo 2017

The holiday season has arrived! This is a wonderful time to get together and spend time with our family, something we here at Hawkeye Downs firmly believe in.   Bingo Monday, Thursday and Saturdays. While we understand that many players like to attend bingo on New Years Eve, the management

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