March 11-13, 2016
14 Turn, 1.8 Mile Waterfront Track
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Parking and Transportation Information ( 2015 )Downtown map guide (2015)
2015 parking options included:
The following downtown streets were closed or had limited access to traffic today through race weekend:
Closed - Beach Dr. from Central Ave. to First Ave. S;
Closed - First St. from First Ave. S to Fifth Ave. S;
Closed until approx. April 10 - Albert Whitted Park, motorized and pedestrian traffic
Limited Access on Second Ave. S from First to Second St. S;
Limited Access - First St. S from Fifth Ave. S to Eighth Ave. S AND Sixth Ave. S from Second St. to First St.;
Bayshore Drive. S.E. from First Ave. S to Fifth Ave. S was closed to traffic for racetrack construction until Thursday, April 2. All areas affected by Grand Prix track construction were expected to reopen by April 10. The Saturday Morning Market was NOT be held Grand Prix weekend, but returned to its regular location at Al Lang parking lot Saturday, April 4.
Race officials urged everyone around the track construction site to use caution and heed posted signage for their own safety. Marked construction areas are closed sites even when active construction is not present and could result in serious injury if warnings are disregarded.
Throughout race weekend, Albert Whitted Airport remained open with limited access via Sixth Ave. S. Limited access to USF-St. Petersburg, the Coast Guard Station, the Port of St. Petersburg, and Demens Landing was also available; however, the boat ramp was closed.
For Grand Prix news road closure news releases, click here.