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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 … ( + )


Ollie’s Bargain Outlet becomes entitlement sponsor of NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race on Saturday, May 14

Ollie’s Bargain Outlet will be the entitlement sponsor for the NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race on Saturday, May 14, Dover International Speedway officials announced today. The Ollie’s Bargain … ( + )


Country music artist, actress Jana Kramer to perform free concert at Victory Plaza on Sunday, May 15

Rising country music artist and actress Jana Kramer will perform a free concert at Dover International Speedway’s Victory Plaza prior to the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup … ( + )


Team Dover and Austin Dillon defeat Team Pocono and Kasey Kahne 10-3 in fourth annual softball game 

Sparked by NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Austin Dillon’s leadoff triple, which led to a three-run burst in the first inning, Team Dover topped Kasey Kahne-led Team Pocono 10-3 in … ( + )

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Singer, actor Trevor Jackson to perform national anthem on Sunday, May 15

UPDATE: Thursday, May 12, 7:25 p.m.: Due to an illness, Trevor Jackson will not be performing the national anthem on Sunday, May 15. Nashville recording artist Tom Dixon will be … ( + )

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Bowyer, Kenseth, Mears to hold youth-only autograph session

On Sunday, May 15, just before the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Monster Mile Youth Nation ticketholders will be able to participate in an exclusive … ( + )


Actor, writer Jason Jones to serve as grand marshal for May 15 “AAA 400 Drive for Autism”

Jason Jones, star of the hit TBS comedy “The Detour,” will serve as the grand marshal for the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover … ( + )


Petty, Almirola visit Dover as No. 43 Smithfield Ford is placed in Monster Monument at Victory Plaza presented by Smithfield

Seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty and Aric Almirola, the driver of the No. 43 Smithfield Ford for Richard Petty Motorsports, were among the guests at Dover International Speedway today as … ( + )


Dover International Speedway, Dover Downs Hotel & Casino to ‘Light It Up Blue’ for Autism Awareness Month

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino and Dover International Speedway will continue their support for autism awareness by participating in the global “Light It Up Blue” campaign, organized by Autism Speaks, … ( + )

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Firefly Music Festival coming June 16-19

Headliners include Mumford & Sons, Kings of Leon, Florence & The Machine, Deadmau5 Firefly Music Festival is returning to The Woodlands at Dover International Speedway for the fifth year on … ( + )


Dover Expands Its Menu With Fan’s Culinary Creation

Picturing a race weekend at the Monster Mile often includes visions of cars roaring down the track at 170 mph, fans camped out in the RV lots, free concerts in … ( + )

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NASCAR, Firefly positions available

Dover International Speedway is looking for new individuals and groups interested in working at its two NASCAR weekends and the Firefly Music Festival. Click here to apply for positions online. NASCAR … ( + )

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Sam Grow to perform May 14 in Victory Plaza

Sam Grow, a country music artist gaining recognition throughout the nation, will play a FREE show at Dover International Speedway’s Victory Plaza on Saturday, May 14. The show will take … ( + )


Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks to upgrade Monster Mile’s digital reach

Dover International Speedway has reached an agreement with Broad Valley Micro Fiber Networks to upgrade digital capabilities at the Monster Mile, track officials announced today. The deal includes plans for … ( + )


“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 … ( + )


Join the Dover International Speedway Fantasy Live league today!

The 2016 NASCAR season is finally here! As the drivers suit up and the engines start revving, is once again offering Fantasy Live, the ultimate fantasy racing experience. Race … ( + )


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 … ( + )

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Bid by April 6 on Dover NASCAR prizes in charity auctions benefiting Autism Delaware

Don’t miss an opportunity to bid on two great auction prizes to benefit Autism Delaware! Through The NASCAR Foundation, fans can make a bid on two great prize packages surrounding … ( + )

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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 … ( + )


Thank You for a Monster 2015!

Dover International Speedway would like to thank our customers who purchased tickets for our NASCAR tripleheader weekends and items from our online store in 2015. From T-shirts to caps to … ( + )

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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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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, … ( + )

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FanVision Plus Package returns!

Ticket package includes FanVision rental, free parking and more! Fans can get inside the race from the grandstands, as the FanVision Plus Package returns to Dover International Speedway, providing an … ( + )


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. … ( + )


Dover International Speedway Launches Kids Club Website

Dover International Speedway has announced the launch of a new microsite,, dedicated to its kids club Monster Mile Youth Nation, which was introduced earlier in 2015. Featuring interactive games, … ( + )


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 … ( + )

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Harvick earns top time in second practice session

By Brian Citino It’s no secret that under the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format, 2014 champion Kevin Harvick is in dire need of a win in Sunday’s “AAA … ( + )


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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Kahne tops first practice for “AAA 400”

By Brian Citino By the standards Kasey Kahne has set for himself throughout his career, 2015 has been nothing short of a down year. He’s winless, missed the Chase for … ( + )

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NASCAR Sprint Cup practice over; NASCAR XFINITY Series still scheduled for a 3:30 p.m. start time

Saturday activities at Dover International Speedway were impacted by another batch of wet weather. The second scheduled NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice session was cut short on Saturday afternoon after … ( + )

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Kenseth to start out front in “AAA 400”

Friday’s rainy conditions wiped out qualifying events for the NASCAR tripleheader weekend at Dover International Speedway. The fields for Sunday’s “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race and Saturday’s “Hisense … ( + )

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Jeff Gordon honored at Dover International Speedway

In a year filled with farewells and reminiscing, Jeff Gordon – and his entire racing family – was presented with a unique tribute to his remarkable racing career. On Friday, … ( + )

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Friday, Oct. 2 events at Dover International Speedway postponed

Because of the continued rainfall, NASCAR and Dover International Speedway have announced the cancellation of today’s on-track activities. The “Drive Sober 125” NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race will now … ( + )

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Eight-year-old rapper creates exclusive “Monster Mile Rap”

Caleb C. is at it again! The eight-year-old rapper from Allentown, whose NASCAR rap videos have gone viral since February, has created a special video exclusively for Dover International Speedway, … ( + )

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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 … ( + )


Dover International Speedway prepares to honor Jeff Gordon

At the dawn of the new millennium, as NASCAR was watching its national influence grow from country back roads to corporate board rooms, one driver stood alone as the face … ( + )

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Nathan’s Famous 2016 Qualifying Event Seeks Champion in Delaware; Petty to hold Q&A

UPDATED: FRIDAY, OCT. 2; 7:48 a.m. Unfortunately, the Richard Petty Q&A has been canceled. *** *** *** Nathan’s Famous has announced that the official 2016 qualifying tour for the annual … ( + )