Gate Hours

Friday: 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday: 7:45 AM - 1:30 PM
Sunday: 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM 
Time Series Session
7:45AM - 8:15AM         Indy Pro 2000                Qualifying 1
8:30AM - 8:45AM SRO GT America Qualifying 1
8:50AM - 9:05AM SRO GT America Qualifying 2
9:20AM - 9:50AM USF2000 Qualifying 1
10:05AM - 10:50AM Indy Lights Practice
11:05AM - 11:25AM       Mazda MX-5 Cup Qualifying
11:40AM - 12:25PM Indy Pro 2000  Race 1
12:40PM - 1:25PM USF2000 Race 1
1:40PM - 2:10PM Indy Lights Qualifying
2:25PM - 3:25PM SRO GT America Race 1
3:40PM - 4:25PM NTT INDYCAR SERIES Practice 1
4:40PM - 5:25PM Mazda MX-5 Cup Race 1
5:40PM - 6:10PM Indy Lights Final Practice
Time Series Session
8:00AM - 8:45AM        Indy Pro 2000              Race 2
9:00AM - 9:45AM NTT INDYCAR SERIES    Practice 2
10:00AM - 10:45AM Mazda MX-5 Cup Race 2
11:00AM - 12:00PM  SRO GT America Race 2
12:30PM - 1:45PM NTT INDYCAR SERIES Qualifying
2:00PM - 2:30PM  Indy Lights  Autograph Session in Fan Village
3:00PM - 4:00PM NTT INDYCAR SERIES Autograph Session in Fan Village
4:00PM - 6:00PM INDYCAR Party in the Park   North Straub Park
8:00PM Fireworks  
Time Series Session
8:45AM - 9:15AM        NTT INDYCAR SERIES       Warm Up
9:30AM - 10:30AM Indy Lights Race
10:45AM - 11:25AM USF2000 Race 2
11:50AM NTT INDYCAR SERIES Driver Introductions
12:30PM Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by RP Funding   NTT INDYCAR SERIES Race (100 laps)
*Schedule subject to change without notice. All times listed ET.
INDYCAR Party in the Park

Racing Series

IndyCars speeding into turn 1 at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
NTT IndyCar Series Logo
The NTT IndyCar Series is the premier open-wheel racing series in North America. It offers one of the most diverse and challenging schedules in motorsports with races held on ovals, permanent road courses and temporary street courses.
Road to Indy cars at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersurg
Road to Indy Logo
The Road to Indy Presented By Cooper Tires features some of the best up and coming competitors as they try to reach the pinnacle of open-wheel racing America, the NTT IndyCar Series. Boasting over 100 drivers as graduates, the Road to Indy is comprised of three race series including: Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires, Indy Pro 2000 Championship presented by Cooper Tires and the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship.


Taking place on the waterfront street course in downtown St. Petersburg, the Firestone  Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is among the most respected motorsports events in North America and features a week-long festival-like atmosphere that includes the fastest racing series on the planet, celebrity athletes, live entertainment and interactive activities.

  • Speed Zone
  • IndyCar Series Fan Village
  • Beer Gardens
  • Driver Autograph Sessions
  • Interactive games & exhibits

For information on Exhibiting & Vending at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, please contact:

Chad Seufert
Sales Account Executive
(727) 898-4639