The Gazette FREE Night: May 17th

Week 3 Presented by The Gazette

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


The first free admission of the night is in store thanks to the Gazette! Not only can you enjoy the racing, but there is no admission charge. Just show up to watch the races. Help us celebrate the Grandparents of racing with a coloring contest.

On Tap:

  • Schaeffer Oil Hornets
  • Cassill Motors Sport Mods
  • Bulltown Legends
  • Anderson Automotive Hobby Stocks
  • Coca-Cola Sportsmen (DOUBLE FEATURE)
  • Lil’ Racer Car Club Grandparents Night
  • Coloring Contest

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

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 – 3 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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