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May 23 | Military Night canceled

May 23 | Military Night canceled

COVID-19 forces cancellation of 2020 season opener

Due to the Illinois stay at home order that has been recently extended to end of May, we must the season opener for Dirt Oval 66/Team Demolition Derby that was set for Saturday, May 23rd. When more information becomes available concerning the pandemic and COVID-19 from government authorities we will continue to update our […]

Family Pack Tickets

Family Pack Tickets

4 tickets | 4 meals | $100 | No fees | All Fun!
The Dirty O Family Pack ticket promotion returns for 2020 racing season! 2 Adults, 2 Juniors (ages 3 – 12), plus hot dog, french fries and pop for everyone. Family pack tickets are not charged the standard $15 processing fee and must be picked up at will call […]

The 1st Race at Route 66

The 1st Race at Route 66

Newly discovered photographs from July 31, 1999
These stunning images were captured from the grandstand by avid Team Demo follower, painter, and former crew member (Thunderstruck ’16), Mike Jucius. Thank you for preserving and sharing this rare content!

The milestone night marked the Tournament of Destruction debut at Route 66 Raceway; the first Team Demolition Derby event of any kind since the […]

Dirt Oval Newsletter | 3.24

Dirt Oval Newsletter | 3.24

Get the latest information on the new decade of destruction! Ticket information, new track policies, and preview of upcoming events for Summer 2020. […]

october demolition event

Eve of Haunted Destruction 2020

The 2020 Eve of Haunted Destruction is scheduled for October 10 and will again feature multiple traditional demolition derby heats; school bus racing; fan interaction contests. New this year is the Championship race (#6 of 6) for the Tournament of Destruction Oval Cars.

Tickets are on sale now for the annual Fall event that will close out the Dirt Oval 66 […]

Racin’ for Boobs 2019 Results

Racin’ for Boobs 2019 Results

Breast cancer gets crushed & High Risk wins the 9th annual “Racin’ For Boobs!”

Tournament of Destruction Round 5 | Pink Night | October, 27, 2019

As they promised, High Risk indeed refused to lose! The ladies of Team 10 boost their overall record in this race to an astonishing 7-2, but Double D Destroyers made them earn every inch of the five laps. […]

Championship on the line at Round 5

Championship on the line at Round 5

Three teams can win it; only one will earn it.
A Summer’s long marathon of mayhem, plus the extra month hangover in September, finally reaches it’s culmination. Tournament of Destruction Round 5 will determine the 2019 Champion among three teams: Angry Citizenz, Mean Green Machine, or Junkyard Dogs.

Angry Citizenz and Junkyard Dogs have won two events thus far, while Mean Green […]

Statement regarding Round 5 event postponement

Statement regarding Round 5 event postponement

9/22/19 – Message to all Team Demo fans from Dirt Oval 66 President, Sherri Heckenast

I would like to take a moment to respond to phone calls, questions, comments, and posts about our annual “Racin’ for Boobs” event that was scheduled for 9/21/19.

Dirt Oval will make every attempt to start, resume, and finish an event as scheduled. Should weather conditions indicate […]