Betting coming to Dover International Speedway during NASCAR weekend

Courtesy of Dover International Speedway

Race fans will be able to bet on their favorite drivers during Dover International Speedway’s upcoming tripleheader weekend.

Special wagering available for the “Gander Outdoors 400” Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series race on everything from the number of the winning car to the number of cars finishing on the lead lap. 

A sports betting station will be set up near the Delaware Lottery display, not far from the Monster Monument on  Oct. 6 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Oct. 7 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.  


Expected  are odds on the race winners and season championship winner, as well as head-to-head matchups featuring two drivers and different car manufacturers. Odds  will likely not be available during practice sessions and qualifying rounds.

Pro football, baseball, college football, MMA and all other sports wagering will also be offered, including football parlay cards. Individuals  must be 21 or older to place bets

“We are very pleased to offer our customers the ability to place wagers at this unique tripleheader at Dover International Speedway,” said Vernon Kirk, director of the Delaware State Lottery. “It adds a new level of excitement to the event.”

Betting lines are supplied by William Hill, the Delaware Lottery’s risk manager for sports betting. Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is an agent of the Delaware Lottery. The Delaware Lottery is a partner of Dover International Speedway and will have a featured booth located near the FanZone during the tripleheader weekend.

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino’s Race & Sports Book, located inside the casino, will also be open all weekend for sports betting.