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10/4/2018 Member News

2019 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg tickets are on sale now for renewal customers

2019 Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg tickets are on sale now for renewal customers

 

 

Public sales will begin November 8

 

 

ST PETERSBURG, Fla. (October 4, 2018) - The exclusive renewal period to purchase tickets is now open for race fans who attended this March’s Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. Customers who purchased three-day reserved seats for the 2018 event will have until Monday, November 5 to renew or possibly upgrade their seats. General public sales will begin on Thursday, November 8 at 10:00 a.m. ET. 

 

Ticket prices again remain unchanged for the 15th annual event set for March 10-12, 2019, in downtown St. Petersburg. Renewal customers who purchase three-day reserved seating get automatic enrollment in the Champions Club when placing orders now through the November 5th deadline ending at 9:00 p.m. ET.

 

"The Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is a much-anticipated motorsports tradition. The event grows each year with it starting off the IndyCar Series season, and St. Pete is the perfect destination and setting to host the opening round for the ninth straight year," said Kim Green, co-owner, chairman and CEO of Green Savoree Racing Promotions, organizers of the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. "Ticket prices staying the same for the second straight year should continue to accelerate the momentum surrounding this world-class event."

 

New this year, Champions Club members will be granted unprecedented access to attend the official IndyCar drivers meeting on race day morning. Additionally, the club offers exclusive benefits including a complimentary IndyCar Series paddock pass, access to the pre-race grid walk, a souvenir credential with lanyard, discounts on official event merchandise, an opportunity to win a two-seater Indy car ride on the track, and other at-event experiences to be announced leading up to the 2019 event.

 

Ticket sales during the renewal period are available to customers who purchased three-day grandstand seats for the 2018 race. These customers can reserve the same seats as last year or possibly even upgrade their location. Renewals are available online at gpstpete.com or by phone at 1-877-725-8849 with pricing starting at $105 for Reserved Grandstand Seating. For full ticket pricing and event information, visit gpstpete.com.

 

ABOUT FIRESTONE GRAND PRIX OF ST. PETERSBURG

The 15th annual Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is a race event held during Florida’s spring break season each March. As the IndyCar Series’ season-opening race for the ninth consecutive year, St. Pete is a destination city hosting this annual motorsports tradition and offering a festival atmosphere with its downtown location. 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. Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg is owned and operated by Green Savoree Racing Promotions, which also promotes three additional IndyCar races, Honda Indy Toronto (July 12-14, 2019), The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio (July 26-28, 2019) and Grand Prix of Portland (August 30-September 1, 2019). 

For more information, visit gpstpete.com, ‘like’ its Facebook page at @GPSTPETE or follow the event on Twitter @GPSTPETE and Instagram @GPSTPETE using #FirestoneGP.

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