Press Release


Water has struggled to drain from the Eldora infield following heavy afternoon rains.
Heavy afternoon rains have left standing water in many places, including the Eldora infield.

ROSSBURG, Ohio (May 16, 2015) – Heavy rains have canceled tonight’s Family Fireworks Night at Eldora Speedway in Rossburg, Ohio.

The next event at Eldora is the legendary Johnny Appleseed Classic by Miller Lite on Sunday, May 24 featuring the Sunoco American Late Model Series, NRA Sprint Invaders, DIRTcar UMP Modifieds and Eldora Stock Cars.

The largest fireworks show in Eldora’s history that was scheduled for tonight will now be conducted as part of the Johnny Appleseed Classic on May 24.

Tickets can be purchased here: <HERE> or by calling (937) 338-3815.


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 21stannual 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 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.