Catch a glimpse of what’s to come as we preview the 2018 racing season with our annual “Media Day and Car Show”. You can see new drivers, new cars, and new paint schemes as well as activities for all ages. The best part of this event is it is completely FREE.
Car Show: 10 am – 12 pm
Practice: 12 pm – 3 pm
The car show will be held in the pit area. If it rains, there will be no practice and the car show will be in the North Expo Hall.
Come kick off 2018 with us Saturday, May 12th, 2018.
More details including times and activities will be released as the date gets closer, so stay tuned!
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.
‘Lil Racer Car Club Registration
Grandparents Night & Autism Awareness
AIRS Vintage Cars
Hobby Stock Series
Late Model Series
and get drivers autographs in pits after!
Gates open at 6 pm, opening ceremonies at 7:20 pm with racing to follow. More information will be available as the date gets closer.
Join us in getting ready for the 2018 racing season. We will be needing volunteers to help us with various projects to prepare the facility for our 93rd year of racing.
Projects such as painting, repairing, cleaning, and other various activities will be needed. Last year, our wonderful volunteers helped re-paint several buildings and the grandstands! The rain out date will be Sunday. May 6th, 2018.
Clean up will begin at 9 am and continue throughout the day. Refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP to Britni.Anderson@hawkeyedowns.org