Public Address Announcer ( Auto Racing )

Website LaxSpeedway LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway

NASCAR Weekly Racing Series facility featuring asphalt stock car racing. Saturday Nights May-Sept. plus Oktoberfest Race Weekend & Thursday Street Drags.

REPORTS TO: General Manager

JOB TYPE: Seasonal part time


LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway is predominantly a racing facility located Western Wisconsin. It hosts over 30 events a year including Oktoberfest Race Weekend and Thursday Night Street Drags.  LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway hosts some of the nation’s top short track touring series as well as seven local racing divisions.  However, we are also about people. A talented staff with diverse skills that are used to the fullest in order to stage the world’s greatest motor racing events.

Employees are challenged daily to excel in a fast-paced environment. Working for LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway is a demanding, yet rewarding, endeavor for dedicated professionals who want to reach their ultimate potential amid the excitement and celebration that comes with racing.


Job Description:

LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway is seeking candidates for the position of Public Address Announcer. This role serves to inform everyone in attendance at a Racing Event of any and all pertinent information that occurs during the event. Job duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Announce live race action as it occurs
  • Perform pre and post race reads as needed
  • Perform commercial reads as needed
  • Assist LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway staff in any other race day needs as they arise
  • May be asked to play music during the event

Entry into the candidate pool requires the following qualifications:

  • Must have a comprehensive knowledge of the rules and regulations of the racing series that frequent LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway.
  • This position also requires a knowledge of, or demonstrated ability to learn, specific race day protocols as it pertains to LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway.
  • During events, the public address announcer may have to interact with and work alongside the following: LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway Staff, LaCrosse Fairgrounds Speedway Officials, Media Personnel, etc.
  • Must be able to observe and react to events on the race track in order to accurately announce information.
  • Must have an excellent speaking voice and ability to project and annunciate, and the ability to read announcements in a timely fashion.
  • Possess a willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive environment.

Travel/Work Hours

No travel.

Required ability to work long hours, evenings, weekends & holidays during racing events. Some weekday events may be required

Application Process

Applications may be received in person, online, or through email. All interviews will be conducted in person. A Cover Letter is preferred, but not required, in addition to the submission of your resume. A portfolio showcasing past announcing experience is preferred. A working interview may be required.
Please email Cover Letter, Resume, and Portfolio to: [email protected]

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