The annual NASCAR Hauler Parade, presented by Delaware’s Quaint Villages, will be held through Dover on Oct. 4 as part of the festivities surrounding the Oct. 5-7 NASCAR tripleheader at Dover International Speedway.

A line of Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series haulers will travel on city streets and near some of Kent County’s landmarks, including Legislative Hall, Loockerman Street and State Street on the way toward the Speedway. The parade will begin at 5 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

The hauler parade will roll through Legislative Mall in downtown Dover and proceed on Legislative Avenue before turning left onto Loockerman Street, then right on South State Street. From there, the haulers will proceed to the track via Leipsic Road and arrive at about 5:45 p.m.

The parade will pass directly in front of Dover’s Grey Fox Grille and Public House,140 S. State St., which will host a Hauler Happy Hour from 5 to 7 p.m. Drink specials and NASCAR merchandise giveaways will be available.

The Oct. 5-7 NASCAR tripleheader weekend includes the “Crosley 125” NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race on Oct. 5, the NASCAR Xfinity Series playoff race on Oct. 6 and the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoff race on Oct. 7.

The Oct. 7 race is the fourth race of the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series playoffs, and the opening race in the Round of 12.

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