Weather permitting Regular Saturday night races, Sat., Aug. 17 (305WS, 600 LM, MOD, Stock) - Due to weather predictions Make-A-Wish Wish BBQ and Race have been rescheduled.  Friday, August 24 - Make-A-Wish BBQ at 6:30 -  Drivers' 1st Inaugural Womanless Review - Everyone Invited; See the Raffle Items;   ​Sat., Aug. 25- Make-A-Wish Race - Bennett Indstrial 305WS, Black Oak Gin 600, LM, G & S Electric Modified, Supply House Stock; Prices Below

COME BACK to Riverside!!!!!


Aug. 17 will be regular Saturday night race weather permitting.  Bennett 305 WS, Black Oak Gin 600, LM, G & S Modified, Supply House Stock - GA 12 and over $12; 6-11 $5; Under 5 free; Pits $30

***************************************************************************Weather Predictions Resulted in Rescheduling Make A Wish BBQ to to August 24, Friday - BBQ Dinner; No admission charge; live band, singer, raffles, and great food.  Come enjoy and help Make A Wish (Donations accepted.)

Weather Predictions Resulted in Rescheduling Make A Wish Race to August 25, Sat. - Bennett 305 WS, Black Oak Gin 600, LM, G & S Modified, Supply House Stock - General Admission 12 and over $15 ($3 goes to Make-A-Wish); children 6-11 $5; Under 5 free; Pit Passes $35 ($5 goes to Make-A-Wish)  Ya'll come and support Make A Wish and Riverside Speedway (thrills, chills, and spills) 

August 24 - Make-A-Wish BBQ 6:30 pm - 1st Drivers' Womanless Review (Thanks to Tracey Fleetwood for organizing this event) - Live Band (Britt and Claude), Singer - Price is $12.00 ($6.00 to team for food and supplies) and $6.00 from the dinner goes to Make-A-Wish.  ​ Live Band and Singer (Kevin Carson), Lots of good food and fun!!  Everyone come!!  See The Raffle Items on the Raffle Items page. 


August 25 - Make-A-Wish race honoring Sonny Sayre and Craig Guy - Bennett Industrial 305 WS, Black Oak Gin 600, LM, G & S Electric Modified, Supply House Stock - Lots of Raffles - Dash for Supply House Stock and  Bennett Industrial 305 WS. Due to the overwhelming response from the fans, the sponsor has added to the purse and included the top 2 fan votes in both classes. Drivers in the 305 WS include Ricky Mendoza, Shelby Brown, Brandon Lovelace, Bubba Jones, and Hayden Martin. The last 2 drivers locked into the 305 dash by fan vote are Kevin Corey Bailey and Chase Howard. Drivers in the Supply House Stock include Clay Caldwell, Carter Caldwell, Raymond Gustavus, Jr., April Kahler, Autumn Wheeler, and Michael Moore. The last 2 drivers locked into the stock car dash by fan vote are Roo Schlafer and Houston Null. Roo has agreed to start in the back do to his past feature wins.  Thanks for all the votes. 

****************************************************************************MAKE A WISH RACE - AUGUST 18 - HONORING SONNY SAYRE & CRAIG GUY

August 17 - A BBQ dinner will be Friday night, August 17, at 6:30 pm, at the race track (rain and shine).  Food is prepared by a BBQ Championship team.  Dinner will include meat, slaw, beans, potato salad and tea.  To Go orders will be available.  Price is $12.00  (6.00 to team for food and supplies) and $6.00 from the dinner goes to Make-A-Wish.  ​ Live Band (Britt and Claude) and Singer (Kevin Carson), Lots of good food and fun!!  

1st Womanless Drivers' Review - Cast your Ballot Friday and Saturday

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18 - Anyone who can help by adding money to a class purse(s) on August 18, call Tommy at 901 619-6335.  An Anonymous donor has donated money for dashes for Supply House Stock and Bennett 305 Wing Sprint.  There will be 7 drivers in each dash.

Raffle tickets for 2-seater ride and plane ride (2-SEATER PLANE) are on sale.  The 2-seater ride tickets and plane tickets will be on sale on the east and west sides beginning July 7.  Two-seater ride raffle tickets are one for $10 or three for $25.  THE PLANE raffle tickets are 1 FOR $15 OR 3 FOR $35.  Also for $50 you can ride in the Black 2-seater street rod which will be used as a pace car that night.  More raffles to come.  If you have anything to donate for the raffle, contact Sharon at 901 299-7741.  

  1. Support a driver in the lap a thon.  See a driver for into on how you can sponsor the driver for Make-A-Wish.

Help RIS make a sick child's dream come true.  All money or services donated are tax deductible.


If you have any suggestions to help RIS raise $8,000 to make a child's wish come true, see Sharon Mullins or Kim Guy.  ​See the Raffle items.  


See the schedule page for additional dates and classes for this year.  2018 Schedule is posted. RIS has many  great races planned for 2018 (see the schedule).   There  has been a change in the schedule. The last race of the season will be the USCS Fall Nationals. 


All Drivers must register for 2018 on the My Race Pass Website.  Register by Clicking the On Line Registration button provided from My Race Pass.   Be sure you register one time only!!  
Watch for the black 2-seater car which Derek Hagar and Kenny Conrad made into a street rod.****************************************************************************


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Races every Saturday night unless schedule has different night or "No Races".  Check the Riverside Schedule.  

Gates Open at 6:00; Hot Laps at 6:30; Races 7:30
**At the discretion of track officials and during excessive heat, the opening and race time MAY be moved back 30 minutes.
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