1. top10Together with race sponsor Steve Lewis Auto Body, help us support the IWK Health Centre – this event has raised more than $250,000 for the IWK in the last eight years.
  2. Two-time NASCAR Camping World Truck Series champion Matt Crafton, currently the hottest* driver in NASCAR, is the celebrity driver of the Cat Car for Kids .
  3. The IWK 250 Presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body is widely known as the biggest and most entertaining stock car race in Canada, and one of the top summer sporting events in Nova Scotia.
  4. 27 pro stock teams from all four Atlantic Provinces have pre-registered for the IWK 250, more could be there – all battling for their share of over $88,000.
  5. Witness the unveiling of the John W. Chisholm Memorial Cup.
  6. Get your favourite driver’s autograph and enjoy great entertainment at the Boston Pizza Pre-Race Party.
  7. It’s the 40th race at Riverside to be sanctioned by the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour.
  8. Friday’s Home Hardware Building Centres 100 for the Napa Sportsman Series and Brycon Construction/Atlantic Tiltload Legends Challenge are sure to get you revved up for the IWK 250.
  9. It’s at one of the premiere stock car tracks in North America that, for four days, will become a small town with more than 900 RV’s gathered to enjoy the spectacle that is the IWK 250 Super Weekend and competing for the Best Campsite Prize.
  10. It’s more than a race – it’s an event!

There are plenty more reasons to be at Riverside International Speedway July 17 & 18, these are just a few of our favorites. You’ll have to join us to discover the rest of them. Advance reserved and general admission tickets are available now. Reserved seats will not be available at the track box office July 17 or 18 so get yours today by visiting our IWK 250 event page (tickets tab) or call 902-863-2410.

IMPORTANT: The campground is sold out so we have started a wait list. Please call the box office (902-863-2410) for more information. Please note permits are required for overnight parking from July 16 to 19 (RV’s or any other vehicle).

*based on average finish of national series point leaders in 2015.