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Placerville Speedway welcomes back Red Hawk Resort + Casino in 2024

Russell Motorsports Inc. is happy to announce that Red Hawk Resort + Casino will be returning as a marketing partner for the upcoming campaign at Placerville Speedway.

With numerous major events on tap this season, Promoter Scott Russell is anticipating a strong 2024 slate and spoke about the return of Red Hawk Casino as a sponsor of the venue.

“We are thrilled to have Red Hawk Casino back on board this season. The APEX Entertainment Center has been extremely popular and will certainly be a favorite for our fans and race teams again this year. We appreciate their support of Placerville Speedway, along with the surrounding community. We’re looking forward to a great season and hope all the fans and racers are as well.”

Red Hawk Resort + Casino will return as title sponsor of the Pure Stock division once again. The championship point race held on Saturday July 6th will also be designated as “Red Hawk Casino Night.” In action that evening will be Winged 360 Sprint Cars, the Red Hawk Casino Pure Stocks, the USAC Western States Midgets and Wingless BCRA Lightning Sprints.  

The Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians (Tribe) is deeply committed to sustaining and improving the quality of life in El Dorado County. The Tribe and its Red Hawk Casino are honored to make a substantial economic and social impact in the county.

Voted Sacramento’s Best Casino, Red Hawk boasts magnificent views and a natural setting and provides a first-class gaming experience. Located on a beautiful hilltop less than 20 minutes east of Sacramento on Highway 50, Red Hawk is the gamblers oasis with more than 2,500 slots, a variety of table games and award-winning dining. Prior to the races and afterwards be sure to make Red Hawk your destination for fun!

Red Hawk is also taking entertainment to a higher level with the Apex at Red Hawk offering 18-lane ultramodern bowling, Virtual Reality Arcade, Golf Simulator, Multi-Level Karting Track, Sports Bar, Apex Grill and more!

To learn more about Red Hawk Casino visit their official website

As stewards of the land, it was the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians’ vision that Red Hawk Casino be created to honor the past and celebrate the future. The casino’s architecture is in harmony with tradition, nature and our surroundings. To learn more about the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians, visit

The Placerville Speedway is located on the beautiful El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville, California. Take Hwy US-50 to Forni Road/Placerville Drive exit. Then go north on Placerville Drive to the Fairgrounds. The physical address is 100 Placerville Dr., Placerville, CA 95667. For more information on the Placerville Speedway log onto

Placerville Speedway regular Chris Masters navigates his way around the bullring aboard the familiar No. 98 Sprint Car. D&P Images photo