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A 2020 Season Update | May 5

We continue to monitor COVID-19 restrictions and advisories issued by government and health officials as well as the status of the racing series planned to visit Riverside this summer. At this point, no changes have been made to our season which is... Read More

Rev it Up Grassroots Motorsports Extravaganza Set for August 15

Management for Riverside International Speedway is excited to announce the Rev it Up Grassroots Motorsports Extravaganza for August 15. A jam-packed schedule will see the day kick off with the second-annual Rev it Up at Riverside Show & Shine in... Read More

A Message From Riverside International Speedway

As we all navigate through this unprecedented time, we want to thank our government and health officials and those working in essential services, who are doing their best to keep us safe and healthy. We are both hopeful and optimistic the... Read More

Hot Rod Classics Vintage Series to Debut on IWK 250 Weekend

JAMES RIVER, NS – Fans attending the IWK 250 presented by Steve Lewis at Riverside International Speedway on July 18 are in for a special treat with the debut of the new Heart of a Champion Hot Rod Classics Vintage... Read More

Cape Breton’s Party Band, High Society, to Play IWK 250 Tailgate Party

JAMES RIVER, NS – Cape Breton’s party band, High Society is crossing the causeway July 16 to bring their brand of fun-filled high energy rock and roll to the IWK 250 Tailgate Party at Riverside International Speedway. The seven-member group... Read More

ICYMI – Motoring TV Celebrates 50 Years at Riverside

This is a great piece from Motoring TV, first featured nationally on their TSN show last fall after their August visit, and now getting widespread attention on YouTube with over 1,400 views in the last week alone!... Read More

2020 Schedule Taking Shape

JAMES RIVER, NS – Management for Riverside International Speedway are pleased to announce event dates for the 2020 race season. The facility, a favourite with fans from all over Canada, will see events over four weekends from early-June through late-August.... Read More

2020 IWK 250 Campsite Reservations Now Open

Campsite reservations for the 2020 IWK 250 Super Race Weekend are now open for subscribers to Riverside News. This includes renewals and new reservations. Those who had a site in 2019 have until March 31 to renew their site. Renewals... Read More