Our Mission

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

Enthusiasm High Among Drivers and Fans at Hawkeye Downs

Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Drivers and fans alike have expressed renewed excitement about the Hawkeye Downs Speedway Racing Program after the first week of racing saw the highest opening night car count in several years. Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center, Eastern Iowa’s premiere racing and leading quality entertainment venue is

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WE ARE SO EXCITED

We’re so excited to welcome new friends and welcome back our awesome ardent supporters who mean so much to Hawkeye Downs. One of those who has been most ardent is Roger Cassill, owner of Cassill Motors and father to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver

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Hawkeye Downs Launches 92nd Season with New Focus

Hawkeye Downs Launches 92nd Season with New Focus “Big-Picture” Excitement for Racing and Beyond Cedar Rapids, Iowa – Hawkeye Downs Speedway and Expo Center, Eastern Iowa’s premiere racing and leading quality entertainment venue is characterizing its new racing season as one of great changes, fresh focus and renewed energy as a community

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MEDIA DAY, CAR SHOW, TEST AND TUNE SESSION AT HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER

    Due to weather conditions, Hawkeye Downs officials regret to announce that they have cancelled the Car Show, Media Day, and Test and Tune Session set for this weekend.  Current conditions and the forecast for more rain forced the cancellation. Open Practice will be held this Wednesday from 5-8pm, weather permitting. The

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CAR SHOW, MEDIA DAY, AND FIRST TEST AND TUNE THIS STAURDAY

    MEDIA DAY, CAR SHOW, TEST AND TUNE SESSION THIS SATURDAY AT HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY The first event of the 2017 Hawkeye Downs race season is Saturday, April 29th with the Annual Car Show, Media Day and Test and Tune kicking off the 92nd season at historic Hawkeye Downs Speedway. The Car Show

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Cedar Rapids Vintage Antique & Collectors Show

CEDAR RAPIDS VINTAGE ANTIQUE & COLLECTOR'S SHOW FRIDAY 10am-6pm        SATURDAY  10am-4pm  TWO DAYS ONLY! Cedar Rapids Vintage Antique Show   Judith Leiber Minaudies 3  Judith Leiber Minaudies 2

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April 2017 Event Flyers

Join Us for

"Work Day at the Downs!" 

Saturday, April 22nd starting at 9am!

We are a non-profit organization & need our community's help.  Come help us Beautify the Downs before the start of the racing season!  Let's make the

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REGISTRATION NIGHT THIS THURSDAY MARCH 16

2017 Hawkeye Downs Drivers,Owners & Crew, please mark your calendars for this THURSDAY March 16thfor our annual                                   CAR REGISTRATION NIGHT!!    PLEASE PASS THE WORD WITH THIS LATE NOTICE.   5:30 pm to 7:30 pm Location: Hawkeye

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