2014 SEASON SET TO
END WITH A BANG AT HAWKEYE DOWNS SPEEDWAY THIS FRIDAY
The 89th season of racing at historic Hawkeye Downs Speedway
ends this Friday night with the Barron Motor Supply Season
Championships featuring an evening full of racing, special
activities and special pricing.
To celebrate the end of the season Hawkeye Downs Speedway
is offering $5 Admission to everyone 13 and older with ages
12 and under Free, as always. As part of the $5 Admission,
Hawkeye Downs encourages fans to being someone new to the
track with them Friday night!
In addition, HyVee Concessions will offer $1 Hot Dogs all
night. Hawkeye Downs will also offer up 2-for-1 Tallboys from
A Celebrity Hot Dog Eating Contest is also on the card! Cedar
Rapids mayor Ron Corbett, Linn County supervisor Ben Rogers,
Marion mayor Snooks Bouska and KKRQ personality Mike Ryan
will compete for 3 minutes. Whomever eats the most hot dogs,
including buns, wins!
It’s also Lil’ Racer Car Club Autograph/Trick
or Treat Night with kids and adults invited to come down to
visit their favorite drivers on the track.
To cap off the evening and end the season with a bang, our
friends from Alliant Energy will present Fireworks immediately
following the Carpetland USA Late Model Feature!
In addition to Season Champions being crowned, the inaugural
“2014 Rising Stars of Hawkeye Downs” will be named
on Friday night.
As if that weren’t enough, Jeremiah Davis of The Gazette
has issued an ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to all of Friday night’s
feature winners. Will the drivers take the challenge? Be here
to find out!
Hawkeye Downs and Hy-Vee have again teamed up to offer a new
and improved concessions menu this season along with the return
of Pepsi Products for 2014.
The Front Gate and Concessions open at 6pm with Hot Laps slated
for 6:30 pm. Pre-Race Ceremonies will begin at 7:20pm with
the first green flag set to wave at 7:30pm.
Hawkeye Downs will again be using RainedOut.com in 2014 to
notify fans of weather related announcements for the speedway.
Fans can also keep in touch by visiting the Hawkeye Downs
Speedway and Expo Center Facebook page or follow us on Twitter.