Our Mission

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

Weekly Racing: Friday, August 10th

The second-to-last week of racing will take place on Friday, August 10th. We will have part two of the Candy Dash and Bike Giveaway during intermission! All five of our weekly racing series PLUS the final night for the AIRS Vintage Series at Hawkeye Downs.   Gates open at 6 pm, opening

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Season Championships: Friday, August 17th

The final weekend of weekly racing will take place on Friday, August 17th. Join us for our second annual Fan Appreciation Night, as well as celebrating the weekly champions. The night is presented by Fleck Sales and Whirlpool Corp. On Tap: - McGrath

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Big Town Showdown Tractor Pull- Saturday, August 18th

The Big Town Showdown Truck and Tractor Pull returns to Hawkeye Downs!   Saturday, August 18th Gates open at 5:30 pm Event starts at 6:30 pm   Adult tickets: $15 Pit passes: $20 12 and under free with paid adult.

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Iowa Donor Network Night: Friday, July 27th

The season is getting closer to ending, and another battle in the war to the championship will take place on Friday, July 27th. Fleck Sales presents "Iowa Donor Network Night" with special guest, NASCAR driver Joey Gase. Late models will have double features this week as part of a make

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Free Night: Friday, July 20th

Racing will be back at Hawkeye Downs Speedway on Friday, July 20th with six series of racing, and plenty of activities for all ages! Admission is free, so bring the whole family and your neighbors too. On Tap: McGrath Auto Hornets Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks Miller Time Sportsman Bulltown Legends Waterloo Auto Parts Late Models AIRS Vintage

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Wall Of Fame Night: Friday, July 13th

Casey's General Store night of racing will take place on Friday, July 13th. We will be inducting another established group into the Hawkeye Downs Hall of Fame and you won't want to miss out. Make sure to pick up your free admission ticket at a Casey's General Store in Cedar Rapids,

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June 29th Races Postponed Due To Heat

The Hawkeye Downs management team has been closely monitoring the forecast for this Friday, June 29th. In the best interest of safety for our fans, drivers, and staff we have elected to postpone this weeks racing due to the extreme heat forecast. Next week is a scheduled week off for the

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Mid-American Series: Friday, June 22nd

The Mid-American Stock Car Series along with the Midwest Dash/Compact Tour joins the weekly Hawkeye Downs as the third race of the Mid-Am racing schedule. These stock car and compact drivers from all over the Midwest will battle it out on the 1/2 mile in addition to the late model series.

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