Plan Your Visit to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

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EVENT SCHEDULE
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Public Gates Open:
3:00 PM
Hot Lap Sessions:
6:30 PM
Heat Races:
7:00 PM
Pursuit Race:
8:30 PM
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Public Gates Open:
3:00 PM
Hot Lap Sessions:
6:00 PM
Qualifying Races:
7:00 PM
Main Features:
8:30 PM
Friday, September 7, 2018
Public Gates Open:
11:00 AM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice 1:
1:05 PM - 1:55 PM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Practice 2:
3:05 PM - 3:55 PM
NASCAR Hauler Parade:
4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Public Gates Close:
6:00 PM
Saturday, September 8, 2018
Public Gates Open:
8:00 AM
NASCAR Cup Series Practice 1:
10:30 AM - 11:20 AM
NASCAR Cup Series Final Practice:
1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
NASCAR XFINITY Series Qualifying:
11:45 AM
Pre Race Ceremony:
2:30 PM
FGL Fest:
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
2018 Lilly Diabetes 250:
3:00 PM
NASCAR Cup Series Qulifying:
6:15 PM
Public Gates Close:
7:00 PM
Sunday, September 9, 2018
Public Gates Open:
10:00 AM
Pre Race Ceremony:
1:20 PM
2018 Big Machine Brickyard 400:
2:00 PM
Public Gates Close:
6:00 PM
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