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Dover Speedway Tickets are still Available for June 1-3, 2012 race weekend

To prepare for the madness that is race weekend, check out, www.DoverSpeedway.com. They’ve got a new Monster Mile Crash Course, a series of online videos help’s guide fans through everything they need to know about attending a race weekend at the Monster Mile.

The six-video series covers a range of topics, including ticketing, activities that surround race weekend, property information, helpful hints for raceday, an RV parking guide and more. The videos are designed to educate fans new to the sport as well as familiarize experienced fans with the intricacies of a race weekend at Dover International Speedway.

The Monster Mile Crash Course can be found by clicking the “Monster Mile Crash Course” tab under the “Plan Your Experience” option on the main pull-down menu. Each instructional video’s page includes a series of links that guide users to more information on specific topics discussed in that video. And if users have more questions beyond that, they’re encouraged to call one of our friendly Event Experience Specialists at 800-441-RACE.

Tickets are still available for the June 1-3, 2012 race weekend, including the June 3 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the June 2 “5-hour ENERGY 200” NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the June 1 “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

For tickets or more information, call 800-441-RACE or visit DoverSpeedway.com. You can also keep up with the Monster Mile at Facebook.com/DoverInternationalSpeedway or on Twitter at @MonsterMile.

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NASACAR Race Weekend Food Drive

Attendees are encouraged to bring food to benefit the Food Bank of Delaware and Philabundance

Sunoco is holding a major food drive for Philabundance and the Food Bank of Delaware at the Dover International Speedway from June 1 to June 3 during NASCAR race weekend. Sunoco’s food drive comes during a time when hunger relief organizations are seeing a record number of people coming to them for food.

Throughout the weekend, NASCAR fans are encouraged to donate food and donations to volunteers located at various locations on Speedway grounds. Each day of the race weekend, Sunoco is raffling off a $100 gas gift card for those who donate. Donations will be equally split between Philabundance and the Food Bank of Delaware. Here are some of the most needed items that can also be found at the Giant Food Store in RV Lot 10 off of Leipsic Road:

• Canned/ Shelf-stable tuna

• Macaroni and Cheese

• Canned Pasta

• Canned Beef Stew

• Canned Chili

• Soup

• Canned Beans

• Long Grain Rice

• Creamy Peanut Butter

• Jelly

• Canned Green Beans

• Canned Corn

• Canned Fruit

• Breakfast Cereal and Hot Cereal

• Juice Boxes

Feeding America, the national network of more than 200 food banks, released the 2010 Map the Meal Gap study showing that more than 153 million meals were missed by people in the Delaware Valley and in the state of Delaware in 2010 due to food insecurity. In the Delaware Valley, more than 133 million meals were missed. In Delaware, close to 20 million meals were missed.

Attendees can help drive out hunger by dropping off donations and pick up more information and giveaways at the following drop off locations

Friday:

• 10 am – 5 pm, FanZone

• 9 am -5 pm, RV Lot 10

Saturday:

• 9 am – 2 pm, FanZone

• 9 am -5 pm, RV Lot 10

Sunday:

• 7 am – 1pm, Lot 1

• 7 am – 1pm, FanZone

• 7 am – 1 pm, RV Lot 10

Monday:

• 7 am – 12 pm, RV Lot 10


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Dover International Speedway introduces new, user friendly mobile site

In advance of its June 1-3, 2012 NASCAR race weekend, Dover International Speedway has unveiled its newly designed mobile website, m.DoverSpeedway.com.

The mobile site is an alternate version of the full www.DoverSpeedway.com, and blends the most pertinent elements into a user friendly layout for fans to view on their smart phones while at the Monster Mile or while planning their visit.

A few features of the new site include the ability to purchase tickets for upcoming races; view event info and all activities happening at the Monster Mile on a race weekend; keep current with the weather while at the track; find directions to Dover International Speedway; read all the latest news from the track; and much more.

The site will be updated throughout race weekend to reflect all the happenings at the track, helping fans make sure they don’t miss a second of the fun during their visit to the Monster Mile. Users can also opt in to receive text and email alerts from Dover International Speedway, bringing all the latest news and announcements right to their phones.