A.J. Foyt Day

Saturday, May 28th, 2011



Celebratory Events Schedule

The legendary first four-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, A.J. Foyt, will be honored Saturday, May 28 during "A.J. Foyt Day" at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway (Read announcement here). This year marks the 50th anniversary of Foyt's first Indianapolis victory, in 1961.

Join us for special activities on May 28th in celebration of A.J. Foyt's accomplishments and contributions to the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race including:




Location (see map here)

9:00 a.m. Autograph Session Wristband Distribution* Pagoda Plaza
11:30 - 11:45 a.m. Q & A with A.J. Foyt on Coca-Cola Stage Pagoda Plaza
11:55 a.m. - 12:25 p.m. Exclusive Autograph Session with A.J. Foyt Plaza


  *Number of wristbands available for exclusive autograph session limited to 100




Full Events Schedule




Location (Map)

9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Indianapolis 500 Memorabilia Show Infield Area
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Autograph Session: 2011 Indy 500 Field of 33 Drivers (Current Field) Pagoda Plaza
9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Autograph Session: Living Indy 500 Veterans (Retired Former Winners) Pagoda Plaza
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Red Bull Battle at the Bricks Flag Lot
10:40 - 11:00 a.m. Public Driver's Meeting Tower Terrace
12:00 - 4:00 p.m. Autograph Session: Veteran Indy 500 Legends (Indy 500 Former Starters) Plaza
12:00 p.m. Virtual Indy 500 MotoGP Garages
1:00 - 1:30 p.m. Firestone Indy Lights Driver Q & A - Bryan Clauson Coca-Cola Stage
1:45 p.m. Bryan Clauson Autograph Session Infield Area
 All Day Book Signings featuring Indianapolis Motor Speedway authors TBD
  67 Indy 500 Winning Cars Display Hall of Fame Museum
  Vintage, Sprint, and Midget Cars Display Infield Area

The "World's Largest Autograph Session


The Indianapolis Motor Speedway has invited all 269 living veteran drivers of the Indianapolis 500 to appear at the “World’s Largest Autograph Session” to be held in two segments on May 28. The event will begin in the Plaza at 9:00 a.m. with the traditional autograph session featuring the 33 drivers that will compete at the 100th Anniversary Indianapolis 500 on the 29th Indy 500 champions of the past will sign autographs in the Plaza Hospitality beginning at 9:00 a.m., with both events concluding at 10:00 a.m. The traditional Drivers’ Meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the Tower Terrace.

The “World’s Largest Autograph Session” will continue from noon to 4:00 p.m. showcasing the other veteran Indy 500 legends of the Brickyard on hand for this unique and unforgettable event offering fans unprecedented access to their heroes.