Parking & Tailgating

Tailgating at IMS
Turn 3
  • Front-row parking spaces will be available soon.
  • General parking spaces will be available soon.
  • Limited free parking (First-Come, First-Serve) Excluding Race Day.
  • No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
  • No public motor home or RV parking.
  • Access to viewing mounts to watch the race.
  • Enter through Gate 2 (Race Day)

Tailgating is permitted in the daily parking areas of the following lots:

  • Lot 7 (North 40)
  • Inside Turn 3
  • Lot 1B
  • Lot 1C
  • Lot 2
  • Lot 3 Grass

Grilling is allowed on small portable grills. No dumping of charcoal or ashes is allowed.

Portable shelters (i.e. EZ Up shelters) no larger than 10 feet by 10 feet are allowed in designated tailgating areas. They must be set up behind the vehicle, not taking another parking spot or hindering vehicle or pedestrian travel areas. Shelters must be secured to the vehicle.

All shelters must be put away by the race starting time on Race Day in Lots 1B, 1C, 2 & 3 Grass.

Parking Map
Parking Zones
Red Zone
LOT 1B
  • Located on Georgetown Road, south of 30th street.
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
LOT 7 (NORTH 40)
  • Located inside the facility through Gate 10 off of 30th Street
  • Limited Free Daily Parking, no overnight parking or camping is permitted
  • General pre-paid-parking spaces are sold out for Race Day
Green Zone
LOT 2
  • Located on Georgetown Road across from Gate 6
  • RV, Tent Camping, and Daily Parking
  • Shower facilities
LOT 8
  • Located on Georgetown Road, north from Gate 7
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
Infield Parking
Turn 3 (Infield)
  • Front-row parking spaces will be available soon.
  • General parking spaces will be available soon.
  • Limited free parking (First-Come, First-Serve) Excluding Race Day.
  • No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
  • No public motor home or RV parking.
Turn 4 (Infield)
  • General parking spaces will be available soon.
  • No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
  • No public motor home or RV parking.
5th & Hulman (Infield)
  • General parking spaces will be available soon.
  • No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
  • No public motor home or RV parking.
Lake Side
  • Race Day parking spaces will be available soon.
  • Month of May parking pass will be available soon.
Orange Zone
LOT 3 Grass
  • Located on 16th Street
  • RV, Tent Camping, and Daily Parking
  • Family oriented atmosphere
Main Gate
  • Located on 16th Street, both east and west of Polco Street
  • Daily parking, no overnight parking or camping is permitted