Parking and Shuttles
Parking for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg
Streets of St. Petersburg – St. Petersburg, FL
On-site parking is extremely limited and only available with event-issued parking passes.
Please refer to City of St. Petersburg website for more information. Public parking is available nearby in metered spaces or city-owned garages. City parking garages will charge a $10 all-day event rate. Garages include South Core (enter from the north side of 1st Avenue S. between 2nd and 1st Streets) or the BayWalk Garage (enter from 2nd Street N. between 1st and 2nd Avenues N.) Private lots, garages and on-street parking will also be available.
All permanent public, on-street accessible spaces are available on a first-come, first-served basis. City garages, the University of South Florida (USF) garage and Tropicana Field provide accessible parking at the prevailing rate. The USF garage is recommended for those with limited mobility wishing to enter the 5th Avenue S. gate (Gate 5) and the SouthCore garage is recommended for those wishing to enter the 1st Avenue S. gate (Gate 1). The Looper is also wheelchair accessible.
Parking for motorcycles, mopeds and bicycles is available in permanent (city) designated spaces on 1st Avenue N. between 1st and 2nd Streets and on 2nd Street S. between Central and 1st Avenue S.
There will be a free shuttle from Tropicana Field parking lots to the race track. Parking at Tropicana Field will be $10. The shuttle will pick passengers up outside the main parking gate at 10th Street N. and 3rd Avenue S. and drop passengers near the Hilton hotel on the north side of 4th Avenue S. between 2nd and 3rd Streets N. (approximately two blocks from Gate 5). The shuttle will operate Friday/Saturday/Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Martz buses and Red Open Air Trolleys will be providing a FREE shuttle service. Look for the red GRAND PRIX SHUTTLE sign in the windshield of all shuttle vehicles. For more information, click here