Thursday, May 18
INDIANAPOLIS (Wednesday, May 17, 2023) – Information about 107th Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge track activity Thursday, May 18 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway:
SCHEDULE (All times local):
10 a.m.-6 p.m.: Public Gates Open
Noon-6 p.m.: NTT INDYCAR SERIES Practice
HONORARY STARTER: Gene’o Riley and Krishawn Hogan, NFL Players’ Association
TICKETS: General Admission tickets are $15. Children 15 and under are admitted free with a paying adult.
PUBLIC GATES OPEN (10 a.m.-6 p.m.): Gate 1, Gate 2, Gate 4, Gate 6S, Gate 7, Gate 7S, Gate 10, and Gate 10A.
PARKING: Free parking is located in Turn 3 and Lot 7 (North 40), in the South Carousel Lot for motorcycle parking and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum Lot for ADA parking.
CASHLESS OPERATIONS: All IMS concessions stands and merchandise locations are cashless this year. Tap-to-pay phone payments will be accepted, as will credit and debit transactions. Cash-to-Card machines, which convert paper money onto a temporary debit card, will be located throughout the facility. These funds can be spent inside the venue, outside the venue, online or anywhere in the world where Mastercard/Visa debit cards are accepted. Parking and gate locations.
INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY MUSEUM HOURS: (10 a.m.-5 p.m.): The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, located inside Gate 2 of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, will be open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Admission is $15 for adults, $14 for guests over the age of 62 and $8 for guests ages 6-15. Children 5 and under and Museum members are free. For fans attending the Indianapolis 500 Practice days, free Museum shuttles will run during IMS gate hours between the Museum and the corner of 6th Street and Hulman Boulevard in the Speedway’s infield. Museum guests must possess an event ticket or credential to the event days and purchase a Museum admission ticket at the Museum to visit. Visitors should park in open IMS parking lots and use the 6th Street and Hulman Blvd. shuttles to access the Museum.