2017 Season Just Around the Corner!

Southside Speedway, the “Toughest Short Track in the South!” opens for the 2017 race season on Friday, April 7. This is the fifty-eighth year that the historic Southside Speedway race track will open its gates to faithful fans and racers. The family-owned track in Chesterfield, Virginia prides itself on being a family-friendly venue entertaining generations through the past fifty-eight years. We welcome you and your family this season too!

Click here to register now for the 2017 season

Please check the schedule, we will be open and running twelve Friday nights from April through August. Front gates open at 6:00 p.m. Qualifying starts at 6:00 p.m. and racing gets underway at 7:30 p.m.

Open Practice

Open practice for all car divisions is March 25. Back gate opens at 10:00am and open practice is from 12:00pm -5:00pm. Front gate opens for spectators to watch for FREE at 12:00pm.

Reserved Infield Parking

This season we are renting parking spaces on the infield. Individual spots will be rented as a package rate for the full season for $50. In order to reserve your favorite spot in advance, please call (804) 744-2700. NOTE, you are not required to reserve a parking spot.

NEW IN 2017: 75-Lap Late Model Feature Races

On two race dates this season, the Late Model division will run 75-laps rather than their normal 40-laps. First on Friday, May 19, and again on Friday, August 4. Mark your calendars, you won’t want to miss these!

We’ll see you all back in April 2017!