Pancho's 360 Wing Sprint

G & S Electric Modified

Late Model

Save A Landmark


Welcome to  Riverside International Speedwayowned by Clayton and Sherry Allen which is located at 151 Legion Rd., West Memphis, AR.   The race track sells 50-50 tickets every race night.  Riverside International Speedway (RIS and aka The Ditch) is a 1/4 mile high banked dirt oval race track with a gumbo surface.  RIS is located just west of the Mississippi River and Memphis, TN, with easy access off Broadway.   Use I-40 or I-55 coming from all directions to access Broadway.  The race track was established in 1949.   Riverside runs five classes on Saturday night except for some specials.  The Modified and the 600s alternate Saturdays.  The 305 WS, LM,  and Stock run every Saturday night.   Riverside International Speedway is the oldest continually operated dirt track in Arkansas, and one of the oldest in the U.S. It has hosted a variety of race car classes such as Midget race cars, sprint cars, and stock cars. The grand old lady has never missed a racing season and is home to a hot bed of super stars in motorsports racing such as Slammin' Sammy Swindell, Nascar's Ricky Stenhouse, Sprint Car Hall of Fame Hooker Hood, and many more!!   Riverside was selected winner of Hampton Inn's Save-A-Landmark restoration in 2010.   Some of our specials are:  Hooker Hood Classic, USCS races, Cody Burks 305 WS Special, Grassroots Nationals, Fall Nationals, etc.  The You Tube Videos below were taken by Wendell Davis of Olive Branch.  Check Web Site, Riverside International's Facebook page or call for Prices to the races - Race Specials Vary in Price