902-867-1635

Antigonish, Nova Scotia

IWK 250 Campsite Reservations Now Open

Campsite reservations for the IWK 250 Super Race Weekend (July 17-20) are now open. This includes renewals and new reservations. As the event continues to grow we are starting earlier than ever this year in order to allow fans to confirm their plans and also help us plan for the event. Those who had a […]

NASCAR Releases 2019 Pinty’s Series Schedule; at Riverside Aug. 17

DAYTONA BEACH, FL – Following a thrilling 2018 campaign, NASCAR today announced the 2019 NASCAR Pinty’s Series schedule. The season will again feature 13 races in five Canadian provinces from Nova Scotia to Alberta, as well as a return visit to the United States. The NASCAR Pinty’s Series’ 13th season will feature some of Canada’s most […]

Throwback Thursday – Grandstand Design No Accident

Did you know the unique grandstand base at Riverside International Speedway is no accident? The huge mound of earth the grandstand sits on was by design. The following was published in The Evening News May 16, 1969, just two days before the grand opening… Grandstand Designed to Keep Chilly Winds Away From Fans The grandstand at the Riverside […]

Riverside Reveals 50th Anniversary Imagery, Launches Online Store

Management for Riverside International Speedway is excited to reveal the official logo and new merchandise for its upcoming 50th-anniversary celebration in 2019. “We’re thrilled to be celebrating such a milestone,” said Paul McLean, general manager of Riverside International Speedway. “We wanted the logo and other images marking the anniversary to be representative of our history […]

Save the Date – 2019 IWK 250 is July 20

Management for Riverside International Speedway (RIS) are pleased to announce July 20 as the date for the 2019 IWK 250 presented by Steve Lewis. This announcement is made several months in advance as, each year, more and more fans and racers circle the IWK 250 on their calendars as a “must do” event. “We really […]

RIS Office Now Closed for Off-Season

Our administration office in Antigonish is now closed for the off-season. Effective immediately, please direct all inquiries to info@riversidespeedway.ca (the phone is not being monitored). Even though the office is closed we are working to plan our 50th anniversary season next year so please stay tuned for announcements as plans are confirmed. We anticipate starting 2019 […]

error: Sorry, content is protected.