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Ultimate Fan Pass provides unique fan experience in 2017

Includes access to the Driver and Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, three-day garage pass, and more! See your favorite drivers up close as part of the Ultimate … ( + )


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 … ( + )


Dover International Speedway partners with “Citizen Soldier” film as entitlement sponsor 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 … ( + )

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Dover International Speedway extending SAFER barriers in Turns 2 and 4, increasing usable space in NASCAR Sprint Cup Series garage

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 … ( + )

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Pre-Race Fan Pass gives up-close access to the Monster Mile!

Sunday morning offering packed with great benefits! Dover International Speedway is offering ticket holders to NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races the opportunity to experience a race morning at the Monster Mile … ( + )

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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 … ( + )

Joe Gibbs, owner of Joe Gibbs Racing, stopped by to visit and talk with the kids during "Autism Speaks Day at the Races." (Gary Buchanan photo)

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

Buy before Aug. 29 to lock in the best Value Pricing Period deals!

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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 … ( + )

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Come to the Daytona 500 Watch Party on Feb. 21!

Celebrate the start of the 2016 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season with your friends at Dover International Speedway at our Daytona 500 Watch Party on Sunday, Feb. 21. Held in … ( + )

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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 … ( + )

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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 … ( + )

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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 … ( + )

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Make transportation woes a thing of the past with the Park & Ride Express!

Track service is quick, easy and affordable way on and off the property If you plan on visiting Dover International Speedway in 2017 for the two NASCAR Sprint Cup Series … ( + )


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Find Family-Friendly Seating in the Allison Grandstand, Turn 1 and Turn 4.    

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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 … ( + )

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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 … ( + )

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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 … ( + )


Regan Smith outduels Cup regulars for “Hisense 200” win

By Brian Citino When Kyle Busch leads 110 laps in a NASCAR XFINITY Series race at Dover International Speedway, chances are you’re going to see him in Sunoco Victory Lane … ( + )


Collin Cabre claims first win in “Drive Sober 125”; Byron takes K&N Pro Series East title

By Brian Citino Dover International Speedway has a well-known reputation for being a little kinder to drivers that have turned laps on it before. Its unique banking and concrete surface … ( + )

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Academy Award-nominee Rosie Perez to be grand marshal for Oct. 4 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

AAA Mid-Atlantic’s Remy named honorary starter; X Ambassadors’ Harris to sing national anthem Rosie Perez, an Academy Award-, Golden Globe- and Emmy-nominated actress and choreographer, has been named the grand … ( + )

Ryan Newman, driver of the No. 31 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet, visited Fred Fifer III Middle School in Camden, Del., on Sept. 15 as part of NASCAR’s Chase Across North America program.

Ryan Newman looks forward to Chase, encourages Delaware students on education, setting goals

Ryan Newman, one of the 16 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers to qualify for the 2015 Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup playoffs, spent Tuesday, Sept. 15 discussing his championship … ( + )


“Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile” set for Friday, Oct. 2

Race fans will once again have the opportunity to attend a live broadcast of the SiriusXM NASCAR Radio program “Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile.” … ( + )


New Ultimate Fan Pass now available!

Includes access to the Driver & Crew Chief meeting, limited-edition keepsake chair, pit pass, guided garage tour, breakfast and more For the first time in the history of Dover International Speedway, … ( + )


Carl Edwards and Brad Keselowski to appear in the Monster Mile Club on Oct. 4

Carl Edwards, driver of the No. 19 Toyota Camry for Joe Gibbs Racing, and Brad Keselowski, driver of the No. 2 Ford Fusion for Team Penske, will appear in the … ( + )


Free NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR K&N Pro Series East driver autograph sessions Oct. 2-3

Dover International Speedway is pleased to announce two free autograph sessions as part of the upcoming Oct. 2-4, 2015 NASCAR event weekend. The events will give fans the opportunity to … ( + )