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Bret Michaels to play free concert on AAA Stage at Victory Plaza on May 6

Bret Michaels, the legendary singer/songwriter who has sold more than 40 million records worldwide, will perform a charity-driven, free concert on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza on Sunday, May … ( + )

Spring 2018 Autograph Sessions and Driver Appearances

Check here in the days and weeks leading up to the Monster Mile’s May 4-6 NASCAR tripleheader weekend for a full list of autograph sessions and driver appearances at the … ( + )

Dover’s Delmarva Dog highlights new food selections for May 4-6 NASCAR weekend

Combining a traditional concession stand staple with a Delmarva Peninsula foodie favorite, Dover’s Delmarva Dog is just one of the many great food offerings NASCAR fans can expect when they … ( + )

Jeff Gordon to be honored with marquee plaque at Monster Monument on May 5

Jeff Gordon, the four-time NASCAR Cup Series champion who reached Dover International Speedway’s Victory Lane five times in his legendary career, will be honored during a marquee plaque unveiling on … ( + )

Country music singer Jessica Lynn to perform national anthem for “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” on May 6

Jessica Lynn, a singer/songwriter from New York, who has shared the stage and toured the world with some of country music’s elite performers, will sing the national anthem prior to … ( + )

No. 10 Smithfield Ford placed in Monster Monument at Victory Plaza

Delaware’s most famous landmark was made whole again on Tuesday, April 17 as the No. 10 Smithfield Ford Fusion was placed in the right hand of the Monster Monument at … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson Q&A Package back for May 6 race!

Be a part of the action when Jimmie Johnson, the seven-time NASCAR champion, participates in an exclusive question-and-answer session on May 6 before the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” Monster … ( + )

Joey Logano enjoys day at Dover Air Force Base

VIDEO OF JOEY LOGANO TRAINING WITH A MILITARY WORKING DOG Joey Logano, a 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship contender, greeted hundreds of active-duty military members and learned about … ( + )

Daily schedule set for 2018 Firefly Music Festival

Firefly Music Festival, the East Coast’s largest music and camping festival, announced their daily lineups today. The daily lineups, sorted alphabetically by day, are listed below and creatives showcasing each … ( + )

Countdown to ‘OneMain Financial 200’ is on

The countdown continues to the “OneMain Financial 200” NASCAR Xfinity Series Dash 4 Cash race at Dover International Speedway on Saturday, May 5. Just before the race, NASCAR Xfinity Series … ( + )

Monster Mile Youth Nation Design Challenge winner revealed

NASCAR Xfinity Series star Christopher Bell visited Wrightsville Elementary School in Wrightsville, Pennsylvania, today to help announce the winner of Dover International Speedway’s third annual Monster Mile Youth Nation Design … ( + )

Christopher Bell visits BAPS Motor Speedway as part of Dover partnership announcement

NASCAR Xfinity Series star Christopher Bell visited BAPS Motor Speedway in York Haven, Pennsylvania on Wednesday as part of the announcement of a new partnership between Dover International Speedway and … ( + )

Dover to host 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races on May 5, Oct. 6

Dover International Speedway’s two Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race dates in 2019 will be Sunday, May 5 and Sunday, Oct. 6, NASCAR officials announced on Tuesday. 2019 will mark … ( + )

Grab a Pre-Race Fan Pass for 2018

Sunday morning offering packed with great benefits! NOTE: Please notify our ticket office staff if you have special needs or mobility issues. Dover International Speedway is offering ticket holders to Monster … ( + )

Explore the Monster Mile with Trackside Access

Want to walk along Dover International Speedway’s concrete surface on Sunday mornings before the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series stars hit the track? Want to see what it feels like … ( + )

Light the Monster Monument to raise awareness for your charity and community organization

The Monster Monument at Victory Plaza, presented by Smithfield, is known around the sporting world as the symbol of Dover International Speedway, one of the unique venues in all of … ( + )

Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino employees show support for Philadelphia Eagles

Almost 50 employees from Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino gathered on Wednesday to celebrate the Philadelphia Eagles’ trip to the NFL championship game with a series … ( + )

Daytona 500 Watch Party scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 18

Celebrate the start of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season with your friends at Dover International Speedway at our Daytona 500 Watch Party on Sunday, Feb. 18. Held … ( + )

Enjoy the Ultimate Fan Pass in 2018!

Includes access to the Driver and Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, three-day garage pass, and more! NOTE: Please notify our ticket office staff if you have special … ( + )

Martin Truex Jr. $78 FLASH SALE is on!

From Monday, Feb. 5 through Daytona Day on Sunday, Feb. 18, take advantage of our FLASH SALE celebrating Martin Truex Jr.’s 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship. For $78, … ( + )

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Joe Walsh to be grand marshal for Oct. 2 “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

Legendary musician Joe Walsh will serve as the grand marshal for the “Citizen Soldier 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 2, track officials … ( + )

Monster Mile Movie Night features “Big Hero 6” on Oct. 1

As a treat for families and movie fans of all ages, the Monster Mile will be hosting a  FREE Movie Nights on Saturday, Oct. 1 in Victory Plaza, featuring the … ( + )

Free XFINITY, K&N Pro Series East autograph sessions scheduled

NOTE: THE NASCAR SPRINT CUP SERIES YOUTH AUTOGRAPH SESSION IS SOLD OUT. Drivers from the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series will be participating in a free autograph session for children 14 … ( + )

DIS partners with “Citizen Soldier” film for Oct. 2 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race 

“Citizen Soldier,” a feature film using real footage that follows an Oklahoma National Guard unit during its deployment to Afghanistan will be the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR Sprint Cup … ( + )

Dover International Speedway extending SAFER barriers in Turns 2 and 4

Dover International Speedway has started two construction projects which will add more than 500 feet of SAFER barriers around the track and increase usable space for NASCAR haulers in the … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson Takes Your Questions Oct. 2

Be a part of the action when Jimmie Johnson, the six-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, participates in exclusive question-and-answer sessions at 11:25 a.m. on Oct. 2 before the “Citizen … ( + )

Buy Early, Save More on NASCAR Tickets

Don’t miss the next opportunity to see your favorite NASCAR Sprint Cup Series stars at the Monster Mile by taking advantage of our 2016 Value Pricing Program. Click here to buy … ( + )

Kenseth caps extraordinary race with third Dover victory in “AAA 400 Drive for Autism”

By Brian Citino Mark that one down in the memory banks folks, because Sunday’s “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway was one … ( + )

JACOB Companies signs multi-year deal to sponsor NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race at Dover International Speedway

JACOB Companies, a full-service general contractor that serves many states up and down the East Coast, has agreed to a multi-year deal to be the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR … ( + )

NASCAR teams to display Autism Delaware decals during May 13-15 weekend at Dover International Speedway

More than 40 drivers from across NASCAR’s three premier national touring series will be showing their support for Autism Delaware’s mission during the upcoming May 13-15 weekend at Dover International … ( + )

Edwards, Kahne, McMurray, Stenhouse to join Autism Awareness Day at the Races

Dover International Speedway is once again hosting a special event for families and children on the autism spectrum. On Sunday, May 15, during the track’s “AAA 400 Drive For Autism” NASCAR Sprint … ( + )

“AAA 400 Drive For Autism” coming to Dover International Speedway on May 15

AAA’s Sponsorship of NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race Moves from October to May, Helping to Build Awareness for the Autism Community AAA announced Wednesday, Feb. 17 it will be the primary … ( + )

Young fans can embrace NASCAR with Monster Mile Youth Nation

Looking for a way to involve your children in your favorite sport? The 2016 Monster Mile Youth Nation ticket package is the perfect way to introduce your favorite young NASCAR … ( + )

Ultimate Fan Pass returns for 2016

Includes access to the Driver & Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, guided garage tour, breakfast and more As part of the Ultimate Fan Pass, available for the … ( + )

Be the next Monster Chef!

Think you’ve got what it takes to be a Monster Chef? Share your recipe idea with us and we might use it at our concession stand(s) on race weekend! Four … ( + )

FanVision Plus Package

See the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races from a different angle. Follow all the action on Sunday, May 6 and October 7!    

NASCAR Begins Team Owner Charter System for Sprint Cup Series

NASCAR announced a nine-year agreement on Tuesday that grants NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Charters to 36 teams, allowing teams that remain in good standing more predictable revenue. “Today represents a landmark … ( + )

Dash 4 Cash NASCAR XFINITY Series race coming to Dover

Dover International Speedway will host one of the four 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash races on Saturday, May 14. NASCAR Executive Vice President and Chief Racing Development Officer Steve … ( + )

Dover to host NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase race

Dover International Speedway will be part of a new playoff system for the NASCAR XFINITY Series that NASCAR Chairman and CEO Brian France has announced. On the heels of a … ( + )

Dover International Speedway remembers Barney Hall

“This is MRN, the voice of NASCAR.” Barney Hall was the man behind those words, which filled airwaves across the country on countless Sunday afternoons and Saturday nights during NASCAR … ( + )

Big Barrel Country Music Festival canceled

The following is a statement from Goldenvoice regarding the 2016 Big Barrel Country Music Festival: We have made the difficult decision to cancel Big Barrel Country Music Festival, due to … ( + )

Dover International Speedway and Dover Downs Hotel & Casino adopt Big Brothers Big Sisters’ families for the holidays

Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBSDE) of Delaware, a nonprofit organization established in 1964, aims to provide positive role models for youth who are living with risk factors. With the help … ( + )

Dover International Speedway pays it forward during holidays

In this season of giving, Dover International Speedway employees received a first-hand look at the size and scope of the hunger issue in Delaware. As part of their quarterly employee … ( + )

Dover International Speedway partners with Delaware Office of Highway Safety for “Drive Sober 200”

The Delaware Office of Highway Safety will once again be the primary sponsor for a Dover International Speedway event in 2016 with the “Drive Sober 200” NASCAR XFINITY Series race … ( + )

Get Your Photo With Santa in Victory Lane!

Bring the family to Dover International Speedway on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. to have your picture taken with Santa Claus and the famous Monster Trophy … ( + )

Dover International Speedway’s Reward Our Troops Program Returns

Program provides tickets to members of the military, Veterans and families of fallen heroes In 2016, Dover International Speedway will continue its Reward Our Troops Program, a ticket donation program that provides … ( + )

Dover International Speedway announces 2016 race dates

Dover International Speedway officials have announced that NASCAR will return to the Monster Mile in 2016 for two tripleheader weekends on May 13-15 and Sept. 30-Oct. 2. The May 13-15, … ( + )

Nov. 7-8 World Championship Punkin Chunkin event canceled

The following is a statement from Punkin Chunkin President Ricky Nietubicz: It is with a heavy heart that we announce the cancellation of the 2015 World Championship Punkin Chunkin event. … ( + )

Harvick picks up big win in “AAA 400,” advances in Chase

By Brian Citino The most consistent driver through the first 26 races of the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season came to Dover International Speedway with his whole season hanging … ( + )