Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Begins This Weekend

Start your engines and head to downtown St. Petersburg for the Firestone Grand Prix, one of the most respected motorsports events in North America. This three-day festival begins this Friday, March 28 and continues through Sunday, March 30 bringing fast cars, big-name celebrity athletes, live entertainment and so much more to the St. Petersburg waterfront.
Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
At the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, guests enjoy the Verizon Indy Car Series Fan Village, beer gardens, driver autograph sessions, the Bright House Speed Zone, Formula Off-Road Series, Indy Lights, Pro Mazda, USF2000 and World Challenge paddocks open to all spectators, music, as well as interactive games and exhibits. Gates open at 8a.m. and activities continue until 6p.m. each day of the race. You can find the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg schedule of events here.

This season debuts Stadium Super Trucks to its racing lineup introducing off-road racing to the street circuits. You won't want to miss it! You can read more about it here.

Firestone Grand Prix of St. PetersburgFirestone Grand Prix ticket prices vary depending on seating and number of days you plan to attend the race. You can purchase online tickets for the event here. Keep up-to-date with all of the latest news for the event by visiting their Facebook page.

Make the most of your time during your visit to the Gulf Coast of Florida by taking advantage of our local beach vacation rentals. Stay on the pristine barrier island shores of Indian Rocks Beach and Indian Shores, while being conveniently located to all of the popular Gulf Coast events, attractions, and things to doincluding the Firestone Grand Prix. It's the best way to travel!

Do you have plans to be here on the Gulf Coast for the big race? If so, we'd love to hear what's on your itinerary. Leave us a comment below. Cheers to fast cars in beautiful places! See you at the track.

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