On Tap July 13: Jokers Wild ($10,000-to-win)
On Tap July 14: Knight Before the Kings Royal ($12,000-to-win)
On Tap July 15: Kings Royal ($50,000-to-win)
Coolers: Coolers up to 14” are permitted. No glass bottles. Ohio Revised Code 4301.62 prohibits the carry in or carry out of alcoholic beverages. All coolers will be inspected for compliance to this law.
Carry-In Items – To ensure the safety of all Guests, carry-in items will be inspected prior to entrance. Bags, backpacks, coolers, purses, etc. larger than 14″ x 14″ x 14″ will not be permitted into the Speedway in accordance with the Eldora Speedway size requirement. Guests are welcome to bring their own food and drink inside the track. Alcohol and any food or beverage in a glass bottle will not be permitted.
Medical: A fully staffed First Aid Station is located near the Middle Gate (Turn 4). Hours of operation will be posted.
Golf Carts – Golf Carts are welcome in the Speedway campgrounds, but must meet Speedway safety specifications. The Golf Cart Permit station will be near the Middle Gate (Turn 4). Hours of operation will be posted. All Golf Carts will be required to be registered and must display an Eldora Speedway 2017 Golf Cart Permit. Golf Cart parking is outside of the Turn 4 gate. NO Golf Carts are permitted in the main parking lot. STATE LAW: Golf Carts are not permitted on any roadway. ATVs, Gators, Mules, etc are not permitted in the campgrounds.
Parking – Eldora Speedway offers several options for parking at racing events. The Main Parking Lot is located off of State Route 118. The main entrance to the track is located at the front of this lot. Parking is also available north of the Speedway, just outside of the Turn 4 Admission Gate. On larger scale events, parking is also available across North Star Ft Loramie Rd in the Northside Camp & Park lot, as well across State Route 118 in the Eldora Village lot.
Radio – Portable radios and headsets are permitted in Eldora Speedway. The public address system can be heard on FM frequency 87.9.
Seating Update: Seat cushions are permitted. Stadium style seats may NOT exceed 18 inches in maximum width in the grandstands or bleachers. High back seats or seats with arms are prohibited. Please be courteous to those around you.
Smoking Policy: Smoking in all spectator areas, buildings and lines for concessions / merchandise / tickets is prohibited per the Ohio Department of Health. Designated smoking areas will be available.
Download PDF of Seating Chart
Tickets available online 24 hours/day up until the start of the event. Phone orders accepted through Wednesday, July 12th at 5:00 PM. Walk-up sales welcome on race day.
Pit Passes are sold in-person only on race week. Minimum age for pit access is 14. No exceptions. Minors 14, 15, 16 or 17 years of age must submit a Minor Release and Waiver of Liability form signed by parent/legal guardian. If form is not signed in the presence of an Eldora Speedway official, it must be notarized. Form can be downloaded <HERE>
Pit Pass Prices:
Thursday: $30 | Friday: $33 | Saturday: $39
General Admission seating is Turn 2 Bleachers (Sections SJ-SR) and grass hillsides in all 4 turns (bring your own lawn chair).
All seats reserved except Turn 2 Bleachers (Sections SJ-SR) and grass hillsides.
The annual Kings Royal Cornhole Tournament will once again by held on Friday of Kings Royal weekend. This year’s tournament will take place at 1:00 PM in the Fan Zone barn. $700 worth of Eldora merchandise (gift certificates to the Eldora Suite Store) are up for grabs!
Entries will be limited to 64 and registration is available at the track on race week. Entries will be accepted at the Main Gate Ticket Office Monday through Thursday. Remaining spots will be sold at the tournament site (Fan Zone) on Friday when the gates open at noon. Read the details: HERE
Racing For Relief will be running a charity Go-Kart event on the Little Eldora track out in the campgrounds on Wednesday evening. Qualifying is at 6:30 and Racing is at 7:00.
Popular local party band Erastus will be playing in the Fan Zone outside of turn four from 8:00 PM to Midnight on Wednesday night. The Turn 4 Bar will be open and most vendors will be open in the Fan Zone during that time.
The National Sprint Car Hall of Fame will host their annual Kings Royal auction in the Fan Zone on Saturday at 2:30 PM. Tons of very nice and hard to find items will be available in the auction – many being autographed.
Fans will have two opportunities to collect some autographs during Kings Royal weekend. Friday at 4:00 PM, many of the drivers who have merchandise trailers in turn one will be at their respective trailers signing autographs. Then on Saturday, the entire Kings Royal driver roster will be in the Fan Zone at 4:00 PM to sign autographs for one hour. Following the autograph session, a public drivers meeting will take place.
Buy Camping Online
Restroom access available.
All lots at Eldora are dry camping (water and electric hookups not available). However,
Portakleen is on the grounds to pump and fill tanks (fee) during reserved camping
weekends. Showers are available during the major event weekends.
Please be aware of local restrictions on the transport of firewood, due to the Emerald
Eldora Speedway displays a live feed from Timing and Scoring during most race events. The feed displays
driver info, lap times, running order and more – in real time. There are several options for accessing
this feed. Please choose the option best matches your current setup:
This free flash-based display updates in real-time as each car crosses the scoring loop. This feed
works for most computers, but not phones or tablets. If you have difficulties viewing this feed,
download the latest version of Adobe Flash or use the alternate timing & scoring display to the
This free non-flash display updates automatically every 30 seconds. This feed is generally
compatible with most computers, phones and tablets.