Parking & Tailgating

Tailgating at IMS
Turn 3
  • Front-row parking spaces are available for $125 each.
  • General parking spaces available for $50 each.
  • 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
Tailgating Track Map

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.

Tailgating Zones
Red Zone
LOT 1A
  • Located on Georgetown Road, between Gate 9 and Gate 9A
  • RV and Tent Camping
  • Shower Facilities
LOT 1B
  • Located on Georgetown Road, south of 30th street.
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
LOT C (COKE LOT)
  • Located on the north end of Georgetown Road.
  • Quick access to Gate 9
  • RV and Tent Camping
  • Suggested 21 and over
LOT 4
  • Located at the corner of 25th and Georgetown Road
  • RV and Tent Camping
  • 30A and 50A Electric Upgrade Available
LOT 4A Premium
  • Located on Georgetown Road just north of Gate 9A
  • RV Parking
  • 30A and 50A Electric Upgrade Available
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
Green Zone
LOT 2
  • Located on Georgetown Road across from Gate 6
  • RV, Tent Camping, and Daily Parking
  • Shower facilities
LOT 6
  • Located off Meyers Drive
  • RV Camping
  • 30A and 50A Electric Upgrade Available.
LOT 8
  • Located on Georgetown Road, north from Gate 7
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
LOT 9
  • Located off Georgetown Road north of 20th Street
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
LOT 10
  • Located at the corner of 16th and Crawfordsville Road
  • Very limited parking spaces
  • Daily parking only, no overnight parking or camping is permitted.
Yellow Zone
Turn 3 (Infield)
  • Front-row parking spaces are available for $125 each.
  • General parking spaces available for $50 each.
  • Limited free parking (First-Come, First-Serve) Excluding Race Day.
  • No overnight parking or camping is permitted.
  • No public motor home or RV parking
Orange Zone
LOT 3 Grass
  • Located on 16th Street
  • RV, Tent Camping, and Daily Parking
  • Family oriented atmosphere
LOT 3 Pavement
  • Located on 16th Street
  • RV Camping
  • 30A and 50A Electric Upgrades Available
Main Gate
  • Located on 16th Street, both east and west of Polco Street
  • Daily parking, no overnight parking or camping is permitted