Devil’s Bowl Speedway gears up for 58th season

WEST HAVEN—New England’s fastest dirt track is back for another year of jam-packed racing action this May. The 2024 season will be the historic half-mile’s 58th, the 13th under the supervision of Mike & Alayne Bruno and this season’s schedule is a blend of returning classics, new ideas and new renditions of the Bruno era events fans have come to love. 

It all kicks off on May 4th, with a 32 lap, $3,200-to-win Sunoco Sportsman Modified feature in memory of Matt Bilodeau. The first month of the season also includes the popular kids’ poster contest, the first appearance by the Sprint Cars of New England, the much-anticipated return of Devil’s Bowl 358 modified racing, and the fourth Devil’s Bowl edition of the Northeast Crate Nationals 100 paying $5,000 to win on Memorial Day Weekend.

June and July feature the return of the “little track” for a Granite State Mini Sprints, topless night, the third $10,000 to win “Slate Valley 50” Short Track Super Series race in Devil’s Bowl history, the much-anticipated return of the 38-lap Vince Quenneville Memorial, the Mohawk Valley Vintage Dirt Modifieds and more! 

The second annual “Prelude to the 200” on the first weekend of August, a 67-lap, $5,000 Sunoco Sportsman Modified race that will lock its winner into the Vermont 200 in September. August also features the Charlie LaDuc Memorial and the “Summer Break” week off on August 10th.

September brings the $10,000 to win Vermont 200 on Labor Day weekend in the twilight of the 2024 season, which is scheduled to close just two weeks later, on September 14th with Championship Night. 

With over 10 divisions of racing stopping by Devil’s Bowl in 2024, the 58th season is set to be one of the biggest ever. Special events like spectator races, the backpack giveaway autograph night and more dot the 2024 schedule, and more details will be released in the coming weeks. 

Devil’s Bowl Speedway is located on Route 22A in West Haven, Vt., four miles north of U.S. Route 4, Exit 2, and just 20 minutes from Rutland, Vt.  For more information, visit or call (802) 265-3112. Devil’s Bowl Speedway is on Facebook at, and on Instagram, Twitter, and Snapchat at @DevilsBowlSpeed; follow the action using the #DevilsBowl hashtag.

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