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Go on Friday, Saturday, watch race on TV or from Turn 1 and 2 Grandstand

This was our first Indy Car experience, and the race weekend lives up to expectations. It's... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
Knoxville, TN
It's a great downtown location

I came for the first Indy race of the season. It's a great downtown location where streets are... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Naples, Florida
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

This was our first Indy Car experience, and the race weekend lives up to expectations. It's expensive to attend, and since no outside food or beverages are allowed, you really get stuck inside. With that said, there are many options for food, and all of...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank DEGlass
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg runs through the streets of St Pete on a 1.8-mile, 14-turn (5 lefts, 9 rights) circuit on the streets of downtown St. Petersburg and even uses the adjacent airport runway of Albert Whitted Airport as the long straight...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We’re looking forward to seeing the new body style this year! My wife and I just roiled Into town for 3 days of dining and fun topped by a road course race!!! Perfect location. We do enjoy the oval INDYCAR racing the best but ST...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

I came for the first Indy race of the season. It's a great downtown location where streets are blocked for the road race. Security was efficient to get through. Lots of great food vendors available; I wanted to try them all. We had grandstand seating...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank whollows
Reviewed 17 March 2017

My husband loves Indy Car Racing. He was critically ill a few years ago. He has been recovering and to see his smile this year at the event swarms my heart with gratitude..

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Attended the 2017 race and had loads of fun! It was my first Indy car road race and it was a good experience. The vendors and track workers were very friendly. Definitely would attend again!!

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank joeh3_6182
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Was really looking forward to this race as a 1st time attendee. This was also the 1st open-wheel race for my wife. Doubt she'll be back. Had grandstand seat in sect. 23 (corner 10) and it was extremely uncomfortable (very difficult to get out). I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Gary D
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Hour long lines to get through the metal detectors, race credentials more that a mile from the track. It is a great place for a race but the organizers need to take a look at the Long Beach Grand Prix to find out how to...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank kpeikert
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to attend this event on Friday this year. Our experience from last year suggests that you may want to keep moving around the track as the different vantage points are interesting. Friday is better for this approach as the crowds are not as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank NXTTRP
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I usually get the three day pass which is a bargain as race tickets go. Friday is the best day to all of the Indy stars who are very accommodating to their fans unlike their Nascar counterparts

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank petraso1
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