Media Day & Car Show: April 27th

Hawkeye Downs presents

Pre-Season Media Day & Car Show

Car Show: 10 am – 12 pm
Open Practice: 12 pm – 4 pm
Location: Hawkeye Downs Campus

This event is FREE to the public.

Catch a glimpse of what’s to come as we preview the 2019 racing season with our annual Media Day & Car Show. See the cars and stars of Hawkeye Downs before they take to the track. Talk to the drivers, and then watch as they hit the pavement for open practice.

More details will be announced as the event gets closer.

Hawkeye Downs Speedway & Expo
4400 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


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Clean Up Day: April 28th

Hawkeye Downs presents

Clean Up Day

Time: 9 am – Finished
Location: Track/Grandstands/Campus

Help us get ready for another season of racing! As a non-profit, we rely on assistance to help ensure quality business. This event is perfect for groups needing volunteer hours. Questions? Please give us a call at 319-365-8656.

More information will be provided as the event gets closer.

Hawkeye Downs Speedway & Expo
4400 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


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Outlaw Street Drags: May 2nd

Simmons Promotions presents

Outlaw Street Drags + Shine & Show Car Show

Time: 6 pm – Completed
Location: Speedway

Admission: $10


A legal way to drag race with a street legal car against others with the same passion!

Double eliminations with over 18 different brackets. No extra fee for the car show.


Pits & Grandstands Open – 6 pm
Practice – 6:30 pm
Brackets Start – 7:30 pm
Shine & Show Judging – 8:30 pm

Hawkeye Downs Speedway & Expo
4400 6th St SW
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404


For more events at Hawkeye Downs, click here

Season Opener: May 3rd

94th Season Opener

Gates Open: 6 pm
Opening Ceremonies: 7:20 pm
Races Begin: 7:30 pm


Details:

Asphalt racing is back in Eastern Iowa with the Hawkeye Downs Season Opener. ALL of our classes will be with us for a huge night of racing.

On Tap:

  • Schaeffer Oil Hornets
  • Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks
  • Bulltown Legends
  • Coca-Cola Sportsmen
  • Cassill Sport Mods
  • Hawkeye Downs Late Models
  • AIRS Vintage Series
  • Lil’ Racer Car Club Registration Night
  • Hot Cocoa Giveaway


Come back on race day for live updates of all the action!