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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 6-7pm.

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 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.




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