The festival, which is modeled after the Indy 500 Festival, will feature several events. Highlights will include GO! St. Louis Run at the Raceway, a 5k run/walk and one-mile fun run; Cycle the Raceway, an opportunity for cyclists to bike the speedway; INDYCAR night at Busch Stadium; an INDYCAR Fan Fest with special driver appearances; and practice and qualifying races.
The festivities will culminate in the inaugural Verizon IndyCar Series Bommarito Automotive Group 500 presented by Valvoline, which will bring together top American drivers, as well as competitors from Australia, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, France, Japan, New Zealand, Spain, United Arab Emirates and the United Kingdom. Tickets for the race may be purchased online at www.gatewaymsp.com/indycar/ or by calling the GMP ticket office at 618-215-8888.
Gateway Motorsports Park is located at 700 Raceway Blvd., Madison, Illinois.