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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, … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” … ( + )

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. … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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, … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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, … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Player spots available for 30th annual Dover Motorsports and Bayhealth Foundation golf tournament

Dover Motorsports, Inc. and the Bayhealth Foundation will mark a milestone in their lengthy partnership by co-sponsoring their 30th annual Charitable Golf Tournament on Thursday, Oct. 1 at Maple Dale … ( + )

Predict the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Grid and you could win season tickets in 2016!

The Chase Grid games are here! Through 3 p.m. ET on Sunday, Sept. 20, fans can log on to to predict how they think the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint … ( + )

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.” … ( + )

Jeff Gordon’s final laps in Dover as a full-time driver

The “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Dover International Speedway on Sunday, Oct. 4, marks the end of an era for Monster Mile fans. Jeff Gordon, a five-time Dover … ( + )

World Championship Punkin Chunkin to be held at Dover International Speedway, Nov. 7-8, 2015

UPDATE: THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED Dover International Speedway and the World Championship Punkin Chunkin Association (WCPCA) announced today that it will host the 2015 event on Nov. 7-8 on … ( + )

Oct. 1 NASCAR Hauler Showcase and Parade canceled due to weather

UPDATED: THURSDAY, OCT. 1, 2015; 1:29 p.m. Unfortunately, because of the weather, today’s NASCAR Showcase & Hauler parade, scheduled to begin at the Blue Hen Corporate Center in Dover at … ( + )

Fan activities at the track for Oct. 2-4, 2015 race weekend

NASCAR returns to Dover International Speedway for a tripleheader weekend of Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup action on Oct. 2-4! Last year’s changes to the Chase format has the Monster … ( + )

X Ambassadors to perform free pre-race concert and National Anthem at “AAA 400” on Oct. 4

No. 1 hit “Renegades” continues to top the Alternative charts The popular alternative band X Ambassadors will visit Dover International Speedway on Oct. 4 and perform a free concert at … ( + )

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, … ( + )