IndyCar News

IndyCar Party In The Park In Downtown St Pete Set For February 26

The NTT IndyCar Series announced on Thursday that they will host ‘Party In The Park’ in downtown St Petersburg next Saturday, 26th February ahead of Sunday’s 2022 NTT IndyCar Series season-opening Firestone Grand Prix presented by RP Funding.

This free activity is part of the NTT INDYCAR SERIES season-opening event held annually in downtown St. Petersburg and will happen in North Straub Park, positioned between Bayshore Drive NE and Beach Drive NE along the waterfront.

Open to the public, INDYCAR Party in the Park will feature special guests, including NTT INDYCAR SERIES athletes, plus prizes and fireworks. Race cars from six racing series running on the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg presented by RP Funding weekend schedule will be on display, including at least one NTT INDYCAR SERIES car representing each team. The event runs 4-6 p.m. ET, with fireworks to follow at 8 p.m.

Among the athletes scheduled to attend are reigning NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Alex Palou and Marcus Ericsson from Chip Ganassi Racing. Pato O’Ward and Felix Rosenqvist will also join from Arrow McLaren SP. More drivers will be announced leading up to next Saturday’s free public event. Open-wheel racing’s rising stars from Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship will join for an autograph session at 5 p.m.


When: Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022

Time: 4-6 p.m. EST

Location: North Straub Park, 400 Bayshore Drive NE, St. Petersburg

For further information regarding the Firestone Grand Prix presented by RP Funding click here

By benjohnston31aolcom

My name is Ben Johnston and I am a freelance journalist who also owns and operates the IndyCar accredited website - I am currently seeking employment in the Journalism and media sector.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s