Racing Banquet Details Announced

The 2018 Racing Banquet is approaching, and in just over a month we will be celebrating our drivers and other honorees. This year, the Hawkeye Downs banquet will be held right here in our South Expo hall and we are excited. Our food and beverage team will even be providing the meal with a twist we believe people will love.

 

The staff and Board of Directors of Hawkeye Downs would like to invite you to the 2018 Hawkeye Downs Racing Awards Banquet scheduled for Friday, November 30, 2018 at Hawkeye Downs South Expo Hall.

 

A cash bar Social Hour will begin at 6:00 p.m. Dinner is at 7:00 p.m. and will include a buffet-style roasted pork loin, party potatoes, green beans, a roll, and various pies provided by our food and beverage team. Beer and wine will be available for purchase, water will be provided, and soda will be available for $1 each.

 

The awards program will begin at 8:00 p.m. Dress code will be business casual, no blue jeans, please.

 

Awards will be presented to the drivers in the top 10 in the point standings that competed in at least 66% of the season’s races in the 5 weekly divisions. Drivers must attend the banquet to receive your awards.

 

Tickets will be $25.00 in advance and must be purchased by Friday, November 16th, 2018. (It is important to us that you RSVP in advance so that we may prepare for everyone.) Tickets at the door will be $40.00 (cash only).

 

Please  stop by the business office during regular business hours to purchase your tickets before it is too late (cash or check only).

We look forward to seeing you there!

Weekly Racing: Friday, August 10th

The second-to-last week of racing will take place on Friday, August 10th. We will have part two of the Candy Dash and Bike Giveaway during intermission! All five of our weekly racing series PLUS the final night for the AIRS Vintage Series at Hawkeye Downs.

 

Gates open at 6 pm, opening ceremonies at 7:20 pm with racing to follow. More information will be added as the date gets closer.

Season Championships: Friday, August 17th

The final weekend of weekly racing will take place on Friday, August 17th. Join us for our second annual Fan Appreciation Night, as well as celebrating the weekly champions. The night is presented by Fleck Sales and Whirlpool Corp.

On Tap:
– McGrath Hornet Finale
– Anderson Auto Hobby Stock Finale
– Bulltown Legends Finale
– Miller Time Sportsmen Finale
– Waterloo Auto Parts Late Model Finale
– Post-Race Party On Track
– Concert By Jake McVey
– $1 beers
– Buy-One-Get-One Sodas
– Champions Celebration
– And MORE

 

Gates open at 6 pm, opening ceremonies at 7:20 pm with racing to follow. Adult tickets are just $10, which gets you into all of the racing PLUS the on-track party & concert right after the races.

Fleck Sales

Iowa Donor Network Night: Friday, July 27th

The season is getting closer to ending, and another battle in the war to the championship will take place on Friday, July 27th. Fleck Sales presents “Iowa Donor Network Night” with special guest, NASCAR driver Joey Gase. Late models will have double features this week as part of a make up. Look for Gase to participate in the second race.

 

During intermission we will be having “Kids Riding in Race Cars” event again. Our concessions special is homemade chicken wings for $5

 

Gates open at 6 pm, opening ceremonies at 7:20 pm with racing to follow. More information will be added as the date gets closer.