Quick Answer: Will there be an Indy 500 this year?

Will the Indy 500 have fans in 2021?

Fan attendance at the Indy 500 in 2021

The Indy 500 will move forward with 135,000 fans in attendance, which will be the largest crowd for a single event during the coronavirus pandemic. That 135,000 number represents about 40 percent of the venue’s capacity.

Will Indy 500 be blacked out in 2021?

IMS lifts local TV blackout for the 2021 Indy 500 — only the fifth time in history. Indianapolis Motor Speedway announced Thursday that it had sold all tickets available for Sunday’s Indy 500 and would lift the Indianapolis-area blackout. … We look forward to an exciting an historic edition of the Indy 500 this weekend.”

Are masks required for Indy 500?

The CDC new guidelines raised the possibility that masks would no longer be required at the Indy 500, making it all seem very 2019. But at this point Speedway officials say that masks will still be required at all times for fans over the age of 4 except for when fans are eating or drinking.

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Do you have to wear a mask to Indy 500?

The COVID-19 rules at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway are clear — masks on except when eating and drinking and keep space between your group and those of other fans.

Is the Indianapolis 500 blacked out?

The Indianapolis 500 will air live on television in central Indiana on Sunday, the Indianapolis the Motor Speedway announced Thursday. The track said on Twitter that it was lifting the blackout after selling 135,000 tickets, which is its capacity limit under COVID-19 restrictions.

Will Indy 500 be broadcast live in Indianapolis?

The 2021 start times for the Indy 500 are here — and right on time this year. The 105th Indianapolis 500 will be held Sunday, May 30 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and will be broadcast live on NBC at 11 a.m. ET, with prerace starting at 9 a.m. on NBCSN.

Is the Indy 500 a blackout?

INDIANAPOLIS – For the second consecutive year, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway has lifted the local television blackout for the Indianapolis 500. … In a statement posted on social media, IMS says race fans can tune into the broadcast at 11 a.m. on NBC.

Can you bring beer Indy 500?

The IMS allows spectators to bring their own beer to the race. They do have rules about carry in beverages and coolers. … Coolers are permitted but size is restricted to no larger than 18 inches by 14 inches by 14 inches; coolers may be hard- or soft-sided. Purses, backpacks and other bags are permitted.

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Can you take coolers to the Indy 500?

All coolers and bags must be no larger than 18”x14”x14” in size; coolers can be hard or soft sided. Coolers and bags will be checked for both size and contents at each pedestrian gate. It is recommended that guests arrive early and allow proper time for inspection.

Who won the Indy 500?

Castroneves, 46, joined Rick Mears, A.J. Foyt and Al Unser as a record-tying four-time winner of the 500-Mile Race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, outdueling Alex Palou to win the 105th Indy 500.

Can you walk around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway?

Take a lap around the famed 2.5-mile oval with our “Kiss the Bricks” tour, a 30-minute narrated tour with a stop at the start/finish line so you have an opportunity to do what race winners have done since 1996: kiss the 1909-vintage paving bricks that once comprised the entire racing surface.

Where are Indy cars made?

But the engines and car bodies that dominate the Indy-class races are made mainly by specialized companies in England, whose workshops are a blend of high technology and hand craftsmanship.

What can you bring to the Indy 500 race?

Here are the cooler rules:

  • All coolers and bags must be 18”x14”x14” or smaller, but hard and soft coolers are both allowed.
  • Beverages, whether they are alcoholic or not, must be in aluminum cans and/or bottles. …
  • All coolers and bags will be inspected and measured before entering the track.