General Race Weekend Information

Race weekend at Dover International Speedway includes a triple-header of exciting races! Tickets are still available for purchase.

On Friday night, the General Tire 125 K&N Pro Series East Race will take place beginning at 5 PM.

Saturday's race will be the Use Your Melon Drive Sober 200 NASCAR Xfinity Series Playoff Race. It is the third and final race of the Round of 12 in the 2019 NASCAR Xfinity Series postseason. Four drivers will see their NASCAR Xfinity Series championship dreams eliminated after 200 miles at the world’s fastest one-mile oval. The race is slated to begin at 3 PM.

The big race is on Sunday, the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff Race at Dover. It is the fourth of ten playoff races in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Gates open at 10 AM and the race starts at 2:30 PM. Fans can listen to the race live on 94.7 WDSD or online here.

This year, youth tickets are free for the Friday and Saturday races and start at just $10 for Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series races. There is a special deal available for college students, who can get tickets to Sunday's playoff race for just $25. Those tickets can be purchased here.

Parking on Speedway grounds for Friday and Saturday is free. There is a $10 charge for parking on Speedway grounds on Sunday, the lowest price at any lot in town! Dover International Speedway has several parking areas available: the main entrance with lots labeled South, North and West (enter main entrance off Route 13); Lot 1 which is located on Leipsic Road (outside of Turn 4). Local businesses also park cars for the race and determine their own rates.

Fans can also place race bets on-site this year. Bets can be made in the neighboring Dover Downs Hotel & Casino Race & Sports Book, or at the Delaware Lottery display in Victory Plaza (near the Monster Monument). More betting information can be found here.

There will be plentyof entertainment/attractions at the FanZone. It is located outside of Turn 4, near the Monster Monument at Victory Plaza and is free to all fans. Interactive displays will be set up featuring games, free sampling, live music and more. The FanZone is open at 10 AM on Friday, Oct. 4, 9 AM on Saturday, Oct. 5 and 8 AM on Sunday, Oct. 6.

A special selection of Dover International Speedway 50th anniversary merchandise will be available on-site the entire weekend.

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