Elko Speedway has set its opening weekend for the 2022 race season, and this year like many years Elko will be opening up Memorial Day weekend and you can expect plenty of people and lots of fun.

The opener for Elko will be on Saturday, May 28th with doors opening at 5pm.

Elko Speedway is widely considered the premier racing facility in the Midwest. Elko has a high-banked 3/8 mile paved oval allowing for 2 and sometimes 3 wide racing. Both outside and inside track lights allow for fantastic fan viewing during night events.
The Speedway is also affiliated with the National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) since 1987. Elko Speedway also flies the banner of the Whelen All American Series which allows our competitors to challenge other drivers from approximately 60 other tracks throughout the season

The post gives you a pretty good idea that this opener is sure to have just about everything anyone could want to see or do with spectator drag racing back this year.

From ATVs to Monster Trucks to lumberjacks and more, it's going to be a blast! - ELKO!

After the opening weekend for the speedway, get ready to turn it up to 11 with Hairball set to perform again this year!

All of these activities are welcome news, after going quiet due to COVID, it's great to see local racetracks get back to racing and holding full-house events.

For more details on the Eve of Destruction, or for information on where you can buy Hairball tickets, you can head here. 

The Ultimate 2022 Summer-Fun Guide For Southeast Minnesota

You and the family are sure to be searching for plenty of fun events that will get you outside and enjoying the Minnesota summer sun!

Below you will find The Ultimate 2022 Summer-Fun Guide for Southeast Minnesota! All of the biggest events that our area has to offer. If we missed one, let us know on our app today!

Massive Million-Dollar Home in Minnesota Overlooking the Mississippi River Now For Sale

If your dream is to live by the water in Minnesota, an amazing property that sits on the Mississippi River just hit the market in the super small town of Dresbach. Now, one of the listings says La Crescent and the other is Dresbach, so not sure what zip code you will end up with once you buy. All you really need to know though is that the Mississippi River is your neighbor.

31008 Old Mill Rd in Dresbach, Minnesota just hit the market and is listed at $1,950,000. The views are amazing and I'm sure this is a great spot for Eagle watching too! If you are in the market for some water-front property, this home features over 6,000 square feet, has 4 large bedrooms, 4 full baths, as well as a 4 car garage.

The photos below give you a glimpse of the open floor plan and huge space that could be yours!

See the full listing by Jill Raven with Raven Realty on Realtor.com here.