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NASCAR/INDYCAR Tripleheader Plan Ahead Guide

Welcome to the Plan Ahead section of Here you will find information for the NASCAR/INDYCAR tripleheader along with tips to getting in and out of IMS as smoothly as possible.

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Wear a face covering

Hand Sanitizer & Masks

Hand sanitizer and masks are available at Gates 1 & 9.

Plan Ahead


Fans, get your COVID-19 vaccination shot right here, right now at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway! In less than 30 minutes, you can receive your shot at the IU Health vaccination stations located at Gates 1,6, and 9.

Concessions and Merchandise

Concessions and Merchandise

IMS concession stands and merchandise locations are cashless. Tap-to-pay phone payments will be accepted, as will credit and debit transactions. However, for gate admission and parking, both cash and credit will be accepted.

What You Need to Know

Venue Capacity

Limited Venue Capacity

Per the Marion County Department of Public Health, attendance will be limited in the grandstands each day to enable physical distancing and minimize congestion.

Entry Screening

Entry Screening

All individuals will be temperature-screened prior to entry with a contactless thermometer, and those with a fever or experiencing COVID-like symptoms will not be allowed to enter the venue.

Face Covering Requirements

Face Coverings

IMS will provide all individuals entering the venue with a complimentary mask. Masks or face coverings will be required throughout the facility for all guests over the age of 4.


PPE Provision

Hand Hygiene

IMS will provide all individuals entering the venue with a complimentary individual hand sanitizer. Fans will be encouraged to regularly wash or sanitize their hands.

Physical Distancing

Physical Distancing

Fans must follow the seating arrangement designated by IMS, which has been created to allow for physical distancing. Distancing will also be enforced throughout the venue.

Cleaning and Sanitation

Cleaning and Sanitation

The venue will be cleaned, sanitized and disinfected regularly, with frequent cleaning of high-traffic areas and surfaces throughout the day.


Enhanced Access Restrictions

Guests will be required to enter through a designated gate and will not be granted access to garages, pits and other operational areas.

Concessions and Merchandise

Concessions and Merchandise

There will be no indoor locations. Distancing will be enforced in queues, and touchless transactions will be encouraged whenever possible.

Communication and Signage

Communication and Signage

Fans and stakeholders will receive frequent advance communications outlining policies/procedures, encouraging thoughtful planning and advising those who are sick or at risk to stay home. On-site signage and PA announcements will reinforce health and safety messaging throughout the event.

Plan Ahead: NASCAR/INDYCAR Tripleheader

Fans attending the INDYCAR/NASCAR doubleheader are encouraged to Plan Ahead before visiting the racetrack. This Plan Ahead guide will help race fans prepare for a smart, safe and healthy trip to the Racing Capital of the World with up-to-date information about parking, directions, gate regulations, points of entry and much more available for race fans before they visit.

Maps Parking Directions Gate Regulations Camping Schedule Ticket Office Track Map Digital Ticket Guide ADA

Daily Event Schedule *Subject to Change

Indy Express Shop powered by Verizon

Visit the Indy Express Shop powered by Verizon, where you can purchase snacks and merchandise while experiencing the ultra-speeds and massive capacity of Verizon 5G Ultra Wideband.

Fans can find this frictionless store as they enter gate 1 of the racetrack. Access is granted by downloading the store app and scanning a unique QR code at the entrance. Once inside, patrons can shop for the items they wish to purchase and walk out at their leisure. A receipt will be sent after you exit the store.

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Be prepared for your trip to the Racing Capital of the World with the IMS Mobile App!
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  • Latest News and Event Alerts
  • Digital Tickets
  • Interactive Maps
  • Custom Schedules
  • Test Your Knowledge
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