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May 16, 2014

Tomorrow at IMS, May 17

 Information about 2014 Indianapolis 500 activity on Saturday, May 17 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway:

DAY:  First Day of Qualifying

SCHEDULE (all times local):

7:00 a.m.            Public Gates Open 

                           500 Festival Laps  

8:00 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 1 Practice Begins

8:30 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 1 Practice Concludes

                           Verizon IndyCar Series Group 2 Practice Begins

                           500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard Begins

9:00 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 2 Practice Concludes

                           Verizon IndyCar Series (All) Practice Begins

                           IMS Midway Open

10:00 a.m.          Verizon IndyCar Series (All) Practice Concludes

                           Chevy Pin Distribution Begins - Pagoda Plaza

10:15 a.m.          Qualifying Pre-Race Show Begins - Pagoda Plaza Stage

10:30 a.m.          500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard Concludes

10:40 a.m.          500 Festival Princess Court Lap 

10:45 a.m.          Qualifying Pre-Race Show Concludes - Pagoda Plaza Stage

11:00 a.m.          Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying Begins

                           Chevy Pin Distribution Concludes - Pagoda Plaza

1:00 p.m.           Jake Short, Disney Channel actor appearance in

2:00 p.m.              IMS Kids Zone

2:00 p.m.              LIVE Concert - Pagoda Plaza Stage

5:50 p.m.              Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying Concludes

TICKETS:  $20, children 12 and under free.

PROMOTIONS:  10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chevrolet Pin Distribution - Pagoda Plaza

HONORARY STARTERS:   Bastian Solutions Representative (TBD)

                                              Britt Aero Representative (TBD)

                                              Mid-America ASTA Representative (TBD)

                                              Harding Poorman Representative (TBD)

                                              BSM Representative (TBD)

                                              BMG Representative (TBD)

                                              Miller Eads Representative (TBD)

                                              Stanley Black & Decker Representative (TBD)

PUBLIC GATES OPEN: 10:00 a.m. (local time). Pedestrian gates open are Gates 1, 1B, 2, 3, 4, 6, 6A, 7 South, 9, 9A, 10, 10A, 12.

STANDS OPEN:   A Stand (As needed GA Sec. 1-4), B Stand (As needed GA - Sec. 22-25), B Penthouse (As needed GA-Sec. 22-25), E Stand (Open-GA), North Vista Wheelchair (As needed GA, Sec. 21), Northwest Vista (As needed GA, Sec. 1-4), Northwest Vista Deck (Open-GA), Paddock (As needed GA, Sec. 9-18), Paddock Pressbox (Open-GA), Paddock Penthouse (As needed GA, Sec. 9-30), Pit Road Terrace (Open-GA), Southeast Vista (As needed GA Sec. 1-3), South Terrace (Open-GA), Tower Terrace (As needed GA, Sec. 37-45), Tower Terrace Wheelchair (Open-GA), Wheelchair Accessible (Inside-Open GA), Backstretch Mounds (Open-GA), Backstretch Family Mounds (Open-GA), Turn 2 Mounds (Open-GA), Turn 3 Mounds (Open-GA), Gasoline Alley Roof (Open-GA)

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