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Northwest Missouri State Fairgrounds

Northwest Missouri State Fairgrounds include a 1/4 mile dirt oval located in Bethany, Missouri.

The speedway currently operates during the annual fair.

New: 2005-12-15  Last Updated: 2007-04-29

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Elevation: 880 feet Latitude: 40.260968 Longitude: -94.048537 Time zone: CST/CDT (-0600/-0500)

Historical Note

The original 1/2 mile dirt oval operated from about September 1931 through 1941, and after WWII from September 1947 through 1985. The 1/4 mile oval opened in 1987, operating through 1995, from 1997 through 2001, and repoened in 2005. The track is also known as Bethany Speedway, Bethany Fairgrounds Speedway and Bethany Fair Speedway.


Allan E. Brown, The History of America's Speedways: Past & Present. Comstock Park, Michigan: Brown, 2003 , ISBN 0931105617 , pp. 415. Order from National Speedway Directory

Track Office

Northwest Missouri State Fairgrounds
Beekman St
Bethany, MO 64424

Bethany Fair Inc.
P.O. Box 327
Bethany, MO 64424

866-625-Fair (3247)

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