|The ‘GRAND PRIX’ is back! This time it will be a bit later in spring on April 23-25, 2021. The 17th Annual Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg features awesome racing action on our downtown streets. It serves as Round 2 of the 2021 NTT INDYCAR SERIES season schedule as the headliner race on Sunday (April 25).
St. Pete provides the perfect destination to host this motorsports tradition offering a festival atmosphere of fun, food and off track attractions. Fan are encouraged to review the important COVID-19 event protocols to follow at gpstpete.com/covid19 as the race weekend is held “The St. Pete Way.”
The temporary circuit is a 1.8-mile, 14-turn configuration using the streets circling Pioneer Park, the Duke Energy Center for the Arts, The Dali Museum and extending onto the runways at Albert Whitted Airport, which overlooks the waterfront of Tampa Bay and picturesque St. Petersburg Harbor and Marina. Six different series featuring 11 different races will take the green flag throughout the weekend including the much-anticipated return of the jumping and high-flying Stadium SUPER Trucks.
For more information and to purchase tickets, visit gpstpete.com, ‘like’ its Facebook page at @GPSTPETE or follow the event on Twitter @GPSTPETE and Instagram @GPSTPETE using #FirestoneGP. Call (727) 248-9167 for hospitality, group tickets, sponsorship and partnership opportunities.
Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Returns April 23-25, 2021
Posted On 03/23/2021 by St. Pete Chamber Member