Friday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway …

Posted: May 26, 2016 in Uncategorized


Carb Day at the Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS, Thursday, May 26, 2016

Information about the 100th Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil on Friday, May 27, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Please note, all activities Friday are weather permitting

SCHEDULE (All times local)

8am-6pm — Public Gates Open
8am-9am — Historic Race Car Exhibition
9am-3:30pm — IMS Midway Open
9am-11am — Firestone Pin #2 Distribution – Pagoda Plaza
9am — USF2000 Car Unveil – Pagoda Plaza
10am-3pm — Pin Trading Program – Plaza Retail Shop
10:15am — 2016 Indianapolis 500 Driver Class Photo – Yard of Bricks
10:30am-10:45am — Sam Schmidt Laps
10:50am: Clint Brawner Award Ceremony – Victory Podium
11am-Noon — Verizon IndyCar Series Practice
11am-5pm — Ivy Tech Garage Tours
12:05pm — Indy Lights Freedom 100 Driver Introductions – Victory Podium
12:30pm-1:20pm — Indy Lights Freedom 100 Race
2:00pm-3:10pm — TAG Heuer Pit Stop Challenge
3:30pm-4:15pm — Neal Schon Vortex Concert – Turn 4 concert venue
4:30pm-6:30pm — Journey Concert – Turn 4 concert venue
6:15pm-7:30pm — IndyCar two-seater rides

TICKETS: General admission $30

PUBLIC GATES OPEN: 8am-6pm — Gate 1, Gate 10, Gate 10A, Gate 11A, Gate 12, Gate 1B, Gate 2, Gate 3, Gate 4, Gate 6, Gate 7 S Pedestrian, Gate 7 Vehicle, Gate 9, Gate 9A, Media Gate

STANDS OPEN: A Stand, B Penthouse (22-25), Backstretch family mounds, Backstretch mounds, E Penthouse, E Stand, Gasoline Alley Roof, Northwest Vista (1-4), Northwest Vista Deck, Northwest Vista Wheelchair (21), Paddock (12-20), Paddock Penthouse (16-28), Paddock press box, Pit Road Terrace, South Terrace, Tower Terrace (37-45), Tower Terrace Wheelchair, Turn 1 mounds, Turn 3 mounds, Turn 4 mounds, Wheelchair Accessible.

DAILY PARKING (OPENS 7 a.m.): Lot 1B – Paid Daily Parking, Lot 2 – Paid Daily Parking, Lot 3G – Paid Daily Parking, Main Gate – Paid Daily Parking, North 40 – Limited Free Infield Public Parking

MUSEUM HOURS: 9am-6pm Admission $10 for adults and $5 for fans 6-15 years old, with children under 5 free.

Tickets are now on sale for the Brickyard Vintage Racing Invitational, Lilly Diabetes 250, the Crown Royal 400 at the Brickyard and the Red Bull Air Race. Fans have three quick, convenient methods to buy tickets:

Online: Visit Tickets are available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Phone: Call 800-822-INDY or 317-492-6700 between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.

In Person: Visit the IMS Ticket Office at the IMS Administration Building east of the 16th Street roundabout and outside Turn 1 of the oval between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.

Tickets for groups of 20 or more also are available. Contact the IMS Group Sales Department at 866-221-8775 for more information.

Information on parking & camping at IMS events is available at 


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