Fans can bet on NASCAR races at Dover Oct. 5-6

Race fans looking to wager on their favorite drivers at Dover International Speedway will have the convenience of placing their bets on-site on Oct. 5-6, and throughout the weekend in our neighboring casino.

On Saturday and Sunday, a sports betting station will be set up at the Delaware Lottery display, not far from the Monster Monument at Victory Plaza. Hours will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5 and 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 6.

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Race & Sports Book, located inside the casino, will also be open all weekend for sports betting. 

Sports Betting Line Sunday Am At Dover Photo Credit Dover International Speedway
NASCAR fans wait in line at the Delaware Lottery’s sports betting booth on Oct. 7, 2018. DOVER INTERNATIONAL SPEEDWAY PHOTO

The Dover race on Oct. 6 is the “Drydene 400” Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff race, preceded by the “Use Your Melon Drive Sober 200” NASCAR Xfinity Series playoff race on Oct. 5. Winning tickets bought at the Speedway after the race can be cashed at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Sports Book or sent in via U.S. Mail to the address on the back of the ticket.

Expected action will include odds on the race winners, as well as head-to-head matchups featuring two drivers and different car manufacturers. Please note that odds will likely not be available during practice sessions and qualifying rounds.


All other sports wagering, including professional and college football and professional baseball will also be offered. You must be 21 or older to place a wager.


Betting lines are supplied by William Hill, the Delaware Lottery’s risk manager for sports betting. Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is an agent of the Delaware Lottery. The Delaware Lottery is a partner of Dover International Speedway, and will have a featured booth located near the FanZone during the tripleheader weekend.


For more information on Dover Downs Hotel & Casino events and offerings, visit or contact VIP services at 800-711-5882.


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