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NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Matt Kenseth to visit Philadelphia on Aug. 31

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series star Matt Kenseth, a three-time winner at Dover International Speedway and the 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion, will visit Philadelphia on Wednesday, Aug. 31, throw … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Jones grabs first Dover victory in “Ollie’s Bargain Outlet 200”

By Brian Citino When it comes to racing at Dover International Speedway, Erik Jones is used to only one thing — running with the front of the pack and competing … ( + )

Monster Mile Youth Nation Design Challenge winner greets Jones

UPDATED, MAY 14, 1:40 P.M.: Sabrina Marelli, 11, the winner of the Monster Mile Youth Nation Design Challenge, attended the “Ollie’s Bargain Outlet 200” NASCAR XFINITY Series at Dover International … ( + )

Kyle Busch posts top speed in second NASCAR Sprint Cup Series practice

Kyle Busch led a trio of Joe Gibbs Racing cars at the top of the field in the second practice session for the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint … ( + )

Crafton earns first Dover win in “JACOB Companies 200”

By Brian Citino It’s not a rarity for Matt Crafton to run well at Dover International Speedway. In fact, in his eight starts at the Monster Mile prior to the … ( + )

Harvick avoids practice trouble, will start up front in “AAA 400 Drive for Autism”

Kevin Harvick, the winner of the last NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway, led the way again during the first practice session Friday for the “AAA 400 … ( + )

Byron leads practice field, will start up front for “JACOB Builders 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series rookie William Byron led the way in the first practice session for the “JACOB Companies 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race on Thursday at … ( + )

Jones, Dillon lead NASCAR XFINITY Series practice

Multiple crashes marked the first NASCAR XFINITY Series practice session at Dover International Speedway on Friday, with Jeb Burton, Paul Menard and Darrell Wallace Jr. all finding trouble. Erik Jones … ( + )

Tom Dixon to sing national anthem on Sunday, May 15

Nashville recording artist Tom Dixon, presented by Country Pride Entertainment, will sing the national anthem prior to the “AAA 400 Drive for Autism” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover … ( + )

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 … ( + )

Dover International Speedway extends SAFER barriers along backstretch, into Turn 3 entrance

Dover International Speedway has completed two projects that extend SAFER barriers by almost 500 feet along the backstretch and into the entrance of Turn 3 and expand the pit stalls … ( + )

Dover International Speedway agrees to 10-year deal with sports merchandise leader Fanatics

Dover International Speedway and Fanatics, the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, have reached a 10-year retail merchandising and e-commerce agreement, track officials announced Monday, May 9. Fanatics, a multi-channel … ( + )

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 to sponsor of NASCAR XFINITY Series Dash 4 Cash race on 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 … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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, … ( + )

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 … ( + )

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, … ( + )