New Champion to be Crowned in the ASA Midwest Tour

As the ASA Midwest Tour will bring it’s 17th season to a close with the Oktoberfest 200 on Sunday afternoon, the series will have it’s eighth different champion when the checkered flag is waved to conclude Oktoberfest. Gabe Sommers comes into the final event with a 79-point lead over Justin Mondeik in the standings. Levon […]

Futures, Knights, Double Features and More a Week from Today at Fest

West Salem, WI – The 54th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend will open next Thursday, October 5th at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin. The opening night of racing will get underway at 6pm with the most divisions competing on one night over the four days of racing. The Super Late Models will […]

Original Dick Trickle “99” Creates Edge of the Seat Racing at Fest

West Salem, WI – The 16th running of the Dick Trickle “99” will highlight night two of the 54th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend on Friday, October 6th at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, WI. Last year, Ty Majeski and Dan Fredrickson put on a show in the three 33-lap segment event as […]

Speed Screen Video Board Returns to 54th Oktoberfest Race Weekend

West Salem, WI – The popular Speed Screen Video Board that fans were introduced to in 2022 returns to the 54th Oktoberfest Race Weekend OCT 5-6-7-8, 2023. Fans will continue to be able to take in the live action as well as replays on the Speed Screen Video Board which will be located in the […]

Oktoberfest Camper Village Opens in One Week

West Salem, WI – In just one week’s time, Camper Village will be opening at LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway for the 54th annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend.  The spacious fairgrounds will be opened at noon on October 2nd for reserved campsites as well as the open free camping on the far southwest end of the grounds. We will see […]


West Salem, WI- Gary and the Ridgeland Dutchmen are back for the 54th Oktoberfest Race Weekend. Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen, a Polka Band based out of Cashton, WI, will join in the Sunday Morning festivities! For over 40 years, Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen has been entertaining crowds all across the state. Gary’s Ridgeland Dutchmen plays a variety […]

Static Echo Set to Perform Saturday Afternoon

West Salem, WI- Static Echo, who has been rocking the region for years, is set to perform in the afternoon in the Exhibition Hall on Saturday, October 7th at 1:00 PM. Make sure to swing by to join in the fun before the races! Don’t forget to stop by after the races in the Exhibition […]

Pet Costume Parade is something to See and participate in at Oktoberfest!

For many, the 54th Annual Oktoberfest Race Weekend at the La Crosse Fairgrounds Speedway in West Salem, Wisconsin is solely not about the racing, but the other events that go on during the four days at the fairground’s property.  One of those happens every Friday afternoon at 2:00pm outside of the Exhibition Hall for the annual Pet […]

54th Oktoberfest Race Weekend Lodging Made Easy With Explore La Crosse!

West Salem, WI – Our friends over at Explore La Crosse have a great resource available for fans making their way to the 54th Oktoberfest Race Weekend. Check out their website to get a complete listing of places to stay in the La Crosse Region. From cozy B&Bs to expansive hotels and luxury suites, the La […]