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Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg Waterfront, St. Petersburg, FL
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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
whollows
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Naples, Florida
Husband's smile worth a million dollars!

My husband loves Indy Car Racing. He was critically ill a few years ago. He has been recovering and... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Theresa B
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Lake Wales
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“indy car” (5 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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St. Petersburg Waterfront, St. Petersburg, FL
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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

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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..

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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!!

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

I had a blast at The Firestone Grand Prix in St Petersburg! I love the sound of fast cars and my wife and I smiled ear to ear as soon as we got out of our car on Central Ave. We could hear the cars...More

Thank Linda D
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

this is a really good deal lots of action but hectic get there earley for good viewing or go to the bleachers met mario andretti that was a surprise going thru the food venders this was on my bucket list also

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Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We spent a day at the races and decided it was a fun way to spend some time. It was our first racing experience, so we purchased grandstand seats and car paddock passes. After going through the security lines, we worked our way around the...More

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