Press Release


Saturday’s rained out SpeedFest event marks the first time since October 2013 that an racing event has been canceled due to rain.

ROSSBURG, Ohio (April 25, 2015) – Rain has canceled tonight’s Saturday Night Speedfest at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.

The next event is the “Mother of All Sprint Car Weekends,” on May 8-9 as the sprint cars from the World of Outlaws (WoO) and United States Auto Club (USAC) compete. It is the first time the two prolific sanctioning bodies will showcase their national winged and non-winged sprint car tours on the same track on the same nights.

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About Eldora Speedway:

Since carved from a cornfield in the natural amphitheater that existed between the Eldora Ballroom and the Wabash River by bandleader Earl Baltes in 1954, Eldora Speedway has grown to be a frontrunner in motorsports growth and stability. Celebrating its 62nd season in 2015, Eldora hosts the biggest events in short-track racing including the 21st annual Dirt Late Model Dream by Ferris Mowers; the 32nd annual Kings Royal Weekend; the third NASCAR Camping World Truck Series 1-800-CAR-CASH Mud Summer Classic; and the 45th annual World 100. The complete schedule for Eldora’s 62nd consecutive season, including ticket and campsite information, is available at and can be requested by phone at (937) 338-3815. Fans can get behind-the-scenes access of Eldora Speedway by following @EldoraSpeedway on Twitter, hitting ‘Like’ at and on The Eldora Speedway app for the iPhone, iPad and Android is available for free download via iTunes and Google Play.