Salem Speedway officials have announced that this Sunday’s Re-Grand Opening event has been postponed until Sunday, September 3rd.

With a forecasted 90% chance of rain, dropping temperatures throughout the day and winds from 15 to 25 mph with 40 mph gusts, the decision was made to postpone the event until Sunday, September 3rd.

The track will still have its scheduled open practice this Saturday, pits open at 11am with rotating practice from 2pm to 6pm.

The first racing event of the season for the High Banked ½ mile and the ¼ ovals will now be the Derby Hangover Twin 75’s event Presented by Cooley’s Heating & Air on Sunday, May 7th.

The first Riverside Drifting event of the season will take place next Friday and Saturday April 21st and 22nd.

More information on Salem Speedway and the 2023 season is available on the track’s website at and with social media posts on the track’s Facebook page or contact the track office at 866-2GO-RACE.