91st SEASON OF RACING AT HISTORIC HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY STARTS THIS SATURDAY LIL’ RACER CAR CLUB “FRANK O’MEARA COURAGE AWARD” PRESENTS “AFTERNOON AT THE DOWNS!” (Cedar Rapids, IA 05/05/2016)— This Saturday afternoon marks the official opening of the 91st season of racing at Cedar Rapids’ historic Hawkeye Downs Speedway! A full program of HY-VEE Racing Series heat and
is to provide and maintain business, entertainment, and cultural activities to benefit the community and its visitors.
MEDIA DAY, CAR SHOW, TEST AND TUNE SESSION RESCHEDULED TO SUNDAY, MAY 1 AT HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY (Cedar Rapids, IA 04/29/2016)- The first event of the 2016 Hawkeye Downs racing season, the annual Car Show, Media Day, and Test & Tune has been RESCHEDULED to Sunday, May 1 due to the weather forecast of 100% chance
Hawkeye Downs practice session for Wednesday, April 20 has been cancelled due to rain.
2016 Two-Day Season Opener
April 16 - April 17
· Sunday – District 22 points race
· Sign-up 7 AM – 9 AM both days
· Practice begins at 9:15 AM
· Races start at 10:30 AM
· Free camping in pits (Non-Electric)
· Limited electrical sites available ($10/night in pits)Fun after the races:
- Supercross Party
- Bags Tournament
- RC Car Race
- Supercross on Big Screen
Welcome to our 91st year of racing at the prestigious Hawkeye Downs Speedway. With the weather turning we are all anxious to get this year started. Please mark your calendars for next Thursday March 31st between 6pm and 7:30pm as we will be hosting our annual Car & Pit Registration night for the 2016 race season in the BINGO HALL. If you
We are well aware we could not do it with out the generous support of our sponsors.