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$5000 to win this Saturday at Placerville Speedway

The El Dorado County Fairgrounds based Placerville Speedway is geared up to hold one of the biggest nights in the 2017 season with the 12th annual Mark Forni Classic on deck this S ...

Justin Sanders makes late move to win 14th Tribute to Al Hinds at Placerville Speedway

Watsonville’s Justin Sanders battled his way around Penngrove’s Buddy Kofoid in the closing laps to bring home the $2,000 top prize at the prestigious 14th annual ...

Justin Sanders makes late move to win 14th Tribute to Al Hinds at Placerville Speedway

Watsonville’s Justin Sanders battled his way around Penngrove’s Buddy Kofoid in the closing laps to bring home the $2,000 top prize at the prestigious 14th annual ...

Prestigious 14th annual Tribute to Al Hinds converges at Placerville Speedway this Saturday

The El Dorado County Fairgrounds based Placerville Speedway is ready to kick-off the biggest month of the season this Saturday evening when the 14th annual Tribute to Al Hinds take ...

Fireworks on and off the track coming to nearby Placerville Speedway

The Placerville Speedway is locked and loaded to kick-off an action-packed month of racing with an exciting double dose over Independence Day weekend, beginning this Saturday July ...

Hall takes home the wingless sprint victory Saturday at Placerville Speedway

The second Red Hawk Casino championship point race of the 2017 season was held on Saturday at the Placerville Speedway and in the end it was Rio Linda racer Scott Hall headlining t ...

NASCAR’s Larson to make return to Placerville Speedway this Saturday

Just two weeks after what was believed to be his one and only rare appaearance of the year, NASCAR point leader Kyle Larson has announced he will return to nearby Placerville ...

Nearby Placerville Speedway announces expanded 2017 schedule

  The officials of Placerville Speedway have announced the official schedule for the 2017 Red Hawk Casino racing season. The quarter mile dirt track that is located on the El ...

Executive Producer Doug Stanley to speak at annual film mixer

The El Dorado Lake Tahoe Film and Media Office will hold the annual “I Love Film Mixer,” Friday at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds in Placerville. “This is real ...

Start cracking; crab season has arrived

November 15th is opening day for commercial Dungeness crab on California’s coast and Placerville will celebrate the evening with the ninth annual Crab & Chowder Gala at t ...

Cowboys, cornbread converge at fairgrounds

Some say old western musicals made being a cowboy seem like so much fun. Well, cowboys and fun come together again in the fourth annual Cowboys and Cornbread event, sponsored by t ...

Johnny Cash's music lives on through Cash Tribute

A love of Johnny Cash and his music is what drives the lead singer of a local tribute band. According to James Garner, Cash’s music has always been a passion. “I recently had a ...