The stars of NASCAR have roared into Delaware for a weekend of racing at Dover International Speedway, featuring Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final trip around the Monster Mile before he retires.

The stars of NASCAR have roared into Delaware for a weekend of racing at Dover International Speedway, featuring Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final trip around the Monster Mile before he retires.

Here is the schedule:

FRIDAY, SEPT. 29

10 a.m. FanZone attractions open

2:45 p.m. NASCAR K&N Pro Series East autograph session at Delaware Office of Highway Safety display in the FanZone.

4 p.m. AAA No. 3 Chevrolet Show Car at Delaware House Travel Plaza I-95 Rest Stop, 555 JFK Memorial Hwy., Newark.

5 p.m. NASCAR K&N Pro Series East race, "NFFF 125" presented by Carl Deputy and Son Builders.

6 p.m. Daniel Suarez and Matt Tifft driver appearances at Dover XFINITY Store at 1580 N. Dupont Hwy.

SATURDAY, SEPT. 30

9 a.m. FanZone attractions and Monster Mile Youth Nation open.

9 a.m. Ross Chastain appearance at the Office of Highway Safety display in the FanZone.

9 a.m. Elliott Sadler appearance at the OneMain Financial Display in the FanZone.

9:40 a.m. Brendan Gaughan and Daniel Hemric appearance at the XFINITY Zone stage.

10 a.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series autograph session at Delaware Office of Highway Safety booth in FanZone. Confirmed drivers include Brendan Gaughan, Brandon Jones, Brandon Brown, Blake Koch, Spencer Gallagher, Harrison Rhodes, Garrett Smithley and Matt Tifft.

10 a.m. The No. 48 Lowe’s Chevy SS Showcar will be displayed at the Lowe’s in Middletown at 500 W. Main St. Hero cards and special Sharkbite product demos and giveaways will also be available.

10 a.m. FREE Tom Dixon concert on AAA Stage at Victory Plaza. The James Handy Band opens the show at 10 a.m.

2:45 p.m. NASCAR XFINITY Series Playoff Race, “Use Your Melon. Drive Sober 200."

8 p.m. Fireworks in RV lots.

After the fireworks, a Monster Mile Movie Night, featuring “Big Hero 6.”

SUNDAY, OCT. 1

8 a.m. FanZone attractions and Monster Mile Youth Nation open.

10 a.m. Richard Childress Racing hour on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza. (Appearances with Austin Dillon and Richard Childress).

10 a.m. Matt DiBenedetto appearance and autograph session at Ford Fanatics trailer.

10 a.m. Ross Chastain appearance at the Office of Highway Safety display in the FanZone.

10:30 a.m. Fan tweetup featuring Landon Cassill.

10:45 a.m. Matt Kenseth appearance at DEWALT Tough display near FanZone.

11 a.m. Q&A with Kyle Larson on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza.

11 a.m. Kevin Harvick appearance and Q&A at Busch Beer FanZone Display.

11:15 a.m. Delaware State Police Mounted Patrol visits Victory Plaza.

11:30 a.m. English rock band The Struts will perform a FREE concert on the AAA Stage at Victory Plaza.

2 p.m. Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff Race, "Apache Warrior 400" presented by Lucas Oil.

For information on tickets, see the Dover International Speedway website, www.doverspeedway.com.