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Firefly Music Festival economic impact more than $68 million

The four-day Firefly Music Festival contributed more than $68 million to the regional economy and created the equivalent of 579 full-time jobs in 2014, according to a study released today. … ( + )

Spend race morning in the Monster Mile Club!

Everyone’s raceday experience is different when they come to a Sunday NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway. Whether you’re a tailgater, like to spend your morning in … ( + )

Ease your raceday travel by signing up for E-ZPass, featuring free transponders in Delaware through 2014

When on the way to a race weekend at Dover International Speedway, the last thing any race fan wants to encounter is any sort of traffic snag, as it only … ( + )

‘Buy Early. Save More!’ with only 10% down by Monday, Dec. 1!

It’s never too early to start planning your next trip to Dover International Speedway and with the return of the track’s three-tier pricing program for the 2015 race season, the … ( + )

Dover International Speedway to install new catch fence for 2015 season

Dover International Speedway officials announced today that the track will install a new catch fence that will be in place for the May 29-31, 2015 NASCAR race weekend. The process … ( + )

Jeff Gordon wins “AAA 400,” advances to second round of The Chase

By Brian Smith In the mid-1990s, Jeff Gordon was a hotshot young driver who was in the process of winning three championships in four seasons, while finishing second in the … ( + )

Kyle Busch wins the NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover International Speedway

By Brian Smith Most of the racing in NASCAR happens on the track. But in every race, on several occasions that last between 12 and 15 seconds apiece, racing takes … ( + )

Harvick fast again as he tops Happy Hour practice for “AAA 400”

Can you pick favorites in a NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race based on the practice sessions? Maybe, maybe not. But if they’re any indication, Kevin Harvick and a handful of … ( + )

Joey Logano wins pole for Sept. 27 NASCAR Nationwide Series race

Joey Logano made it three in a row on Saturday afternoon at Dover International Speedway, capturing his third consecutive NASCAR Nationwide Series pole at the track when he turned a … ( + )

Kenseth tops second practice speeds for “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

With cars more dialed in for race day in Saturday’s second practice for the “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Matt Kenseth was the session’s quickest driver with a … ( + )

Austin Hill wins second straight “Drive Sober 150” presented by the Delaware Office of Highway Safety

By Brian Smith Going around Dover International Speedway at more than 150 mph is a pretty nerve-wracking experience. Doing so sideways is even more so. And it usually doesn’t result … ( + )

Kevin Harvick sets fall event qualifying record at Dover International Speedway for “AAA 400”

By Brian Smith For all the racing that has taken place at Dover International Speedway in its history, there never before has been a race with the implications of Sunday’s … ( + )

Jesse Little wins pole for “Drive Sober 150” presented by the Delaware Office of Highway Safety

Jesse Little made it two sessions in a row with the fastest time in the field around Dover International Speedway. The second one was the one that counted. Little captured … ( + )

Harvick tops speeds in first “AAA 400” practice

Kevin Harvick got off to a good start in preparation for Sunday’s “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway, leading the way with a fast lap … ( + )

Chris Buescher leads second practice session for NASCAR Nationwide Series race

Rookie Chris Buescher led the field in Friday’s Happy Hour for the NASCAR Nationwide Series race, turning a fastest lap of 154.825 mph on his second of 66 laps around … ( + )

Little paces field in final practice for “Drive Sober 150” presented by the Delaware Office of Highway Safety

Jesse Little set the pace to beat Friday morning in the final practice for the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East in preparation for Friday evening’s “Drive Sober 150” presented by … ( + )

Brian Mitchell, Elena Delle Donne and Michael Carter-Williams highlight dignitaries for Sept. 26-28, 2014 race weekend

Current and former professional athletes Brian Mitchell, Elena Delle Donne and Michael Carter-Williams will serve as dignitaries for both the Sept. 28, 2014 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race … ( + )

The USO’s Every Moment Counts Flag and USO Show Troupe to kick off the Sunday, Sept. 28 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race

Race fans will be witness as the USO celebrates a record-breaking moment with its Every Moment Counts flag and a performance by the USO Show Troupe as part of the … ( + )

NASCAR Knockout comes to Dover International Speedway!

History will be made at Dover International Speedway this weekend, as the first-ever “knockout race” in the newly formatted Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup comes to town for the … ( + )

USO Show Troupe, Golden Knights and Bandit Flight Team highlight Sept. 28 “AAA 400” pre-race festivities

Music, flybys, parachute jumpers and a record-breaking flag will all be on display, plus so much more, in a salute to past and present United States military members during this … ( + )

“Dialed In with Claire B. Lang, live from the Monster Mile” set for Friday, Sept. 26

Popular SiriusXM NASCAR Radio program returns to Dover International Speedway for live broadcast Race fans will have the opportunity to sit in a live audience for the SiriusXM NASCAR Radio … ( + )

Show us your “Chase Beard” and you could win tickets to the 2015 races at Dover International Speedway and Pocono Raceway!

Think you can grow an awesome “Chase Beard?” Dover International Speedway and Pocono Raceway are teaming up for a new contest with a focus on facial hair. Throughout the 10-race … ( + )

Colt Ford to perform free concert in Victory Plaza on Sunday, Sept. 28

Race fans will have the opportunity to see a free concert from country music star Colt Ford on the Victory Plaza stage at 10:30 a.m. the morning of the Sept. 28 “AAA 400” … ( + )

Punkin Chunkin postponed to Nov. 6-8, 2015

World Championship Punkin Chunkin officials today announced that the event, planned for Oct. 24-26, 2014 at Dover International Speedway, has been postponed and will be held on Nov. 6-8, 2015. … ( + )

Chase driver Greg Biffle visits Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children

In advance of this weekend’s opening race in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup and the Sept. 28 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Dover International Speedway, … ( + )

Free events highlight race weekend fun!

Throughout the Sept. 26-28, 2014 race weekend at Dover International Speedway, a big part of the fun in the event will be happening off the track, all around the property … ( + )

Nathan’s Famous 2015 qualifying circuit seeks champion at Dover International Speedway

Nathan’s Famous has announced that the official 2015 qualifying tour for the annual Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest will touch down in Dover, Del., at Dover International Speedway … ( + )

Fan activities at the track for Sept. 26-28, 2014 race weekend

NASCAR returns to Dover International Speedway for a tripleheader weekend of Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup action on Sept. 26-28, 2014! The changes to the Chase format has the … ( + )

Tell us your Monster Mile memory and you could win lunch with a Chase driver!

Just days before the newly-formatted Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup kicks off at Chicagoland Speedway, how would you like the opportunity to sit down for lunch with one of … ( + )

NASCAR Hauler Showcase and Parade cancelled due to weather

UPDATE Due to today’s steady downpour, this evening’s hauler showcase at the Blue Hen Corporate Center and parade through Downtown Dover has unfortunately been cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience. … ( + )

Dover International Speedway announces race dates for the 2015 season

Dover International Speedway officials have announced the track’s 2015 race dates, as two tripleheader NASCAR weekends will return to the track on May 29-31 and Oct. 2-4, 2015. The spring … ( + )

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Jeff Gordon visits Dogfish Head Brewery and Rehoboth Beach, Del.

Four-time Dover International Speedway winner Jeff Gordon spent the day exploring downstate Delaware yesterday while in town to promote the Sept. 28 “AAA 400” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in … ( + )

FREE NASCAR K&N Pro Series East autograph session set for Sept. 26

The entire field for the Friday, Sept. 26 “Drive Sober 150” presented by the Delaware Office of Highway Safety NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race will participate in a free … ( + )

Jeff Gordon to visit Rehoboth Beach, Del. boardwalk as part of the NASCAR Victory Tour

NASCAR star in town to promote the Sept. 28 “AAA 400”  NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race in Dover Jeff Gordon, a four-time winner at Dover International Speedway, is scheduled to … ( + )

Dover International Speedway’s annual 9/11 Memorial Blood Drive set for Thursday, Sept. 11

Donate to receive complimentary pair of tickets to Sept. 27, 2014 NASCAR Nationwide Series race Dover International Speedway plans to once again pay tribute to the victims of the Sept. 11, … ( + )

Jeff Gordon, Danica Patrick scheduled to appear in Monster Mile Club on Sunday, Sept. 28

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers Jeff Gordon and Danica Patrick are scheduled to appear in the Monster Mile Club for special question-and-answer sessions the morning of the Sept. 28, 2014 … ( + )

Lynn Sudik hired as Dover International Speedway social media coordinator

Dover International Speedway has announced that Lynn Sudik has been hired as the social media coordinator for the company. A newly created position for the Speedway, Sudik will manage all … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson Ticket Package, presented by Lowe’s, returns for Sept. 28 race

Exclusive Jimmie Johnson Q&A, two tickets and more for just $60 Race fans will again have the opportunity to be part of an exclusive event with the most dominant driver … ( + )

Free NASCAR Nationwide Series autograph session set for Saturday, Sept. 27

Chase Elliott, Dylan Kwasniewski and more to sign at fan event NASCAR Nationwide Series rookies Chase Elliott and Dylan Kwasniewski, along with a host of other drivers, will participate in … ( + )

Patrick Long hired as Dover International Speedway director of event operations

Dover International Speedway has announced that Patrick Long has been hired as director of event operations for the company. Long will oversee the day-to-day operations of event services, event operations … ( + )

Jim Hosfelt hired as Dover Motorsports, Inc. security manager

Dover International Speedway has announced that James E. “Jim” Hosfelt Jr., former Dover Police Department Chief of Police, has been hired to serve as the company’s security manager. In this … ( + )

Jimmie Johnson records record ninth Dover win in “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

By Brian Smith A day of racing at Dover International Speedway that seemed to be chock full of unusual occurrences ended with one that was particularly familiar – Jimmie Johnson … ( + )

Kyle Busch completes second leg of weekend sweep attempt with “Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket” victory

On several occasions, Kyle Busch has made a valiant attempt at winning all three races in the spring race weekend at Dover International Speedway – the NASCAR Camping World Truck … ( + )

Johnson tops ‘Happy Hour’ practice for the June 1 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

Four drivers with a lot of recent success at Dover International Speedway were at the top of the charts in Saturday’s Happy Hour for the June 1 “FedEx 400 benefiting … ( + )

Keselowski keeps speed up in first Saturday practice session

When the Saturday practice kicked off for the Sunday, June 1 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, Brad Keselowski already had his No. 2 Ford sitting … ( + )

Busch drives to fourth NASCAR Camping World Truck Series win at Dover in “Lucas Oil 200”

By Brian Smith When it comes to NASCAR Camping World Truck Series races at Dover International Speedway, Kyle Busch is quite familiar with being out front. And the Friday, May … ( + )

Keselowski sets qualifying record at Dover International Speedway for “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks”

It’s official – when fans come out Dover International Speedway on Sunday, June 1 for the “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, they’ll be seeing the … ( + )

Record speeds highlight first “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” practice session at Dover

Before Friday’s first practice for the Sunday, June 1 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, nobody had ever driven around the Monster Mile in less than … ( + )

Elliott tops practice session for “Buckle Up 200 presented by Click It or Ticket”

Chase Elliott ran the fastest lap in Friday’s first practice for the Saturday, May 31 “Buckle Up 200 Presented by Click It or Ticket” NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Dover … ( + )

Denny Hamlin to run fan-personalized Autism Speaks paint scheme on June 1

Drivers across all three series will display Autism Speaks puzzle piece decals Throughout the May 30-June 1, 2014 race weekend Denny Hamlin, driver of the No. 11 FedEx Toyota for … ( + )