Fan Hospitality Includes Two Andrettis and a Franchitti
Deadline to Purchase Extedned to Friday, June 25
By: WGI Staff on 6/17/2010
Fans will once again get the chance to have a Q&A with star driver Dario Franchitti in the Turn 11 Fan Hospitality on Sunday, July 4.
Fans now have a little bit more time to enhance their Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen experience with passes to Fan Hospitality on Sunday, July 4! The newly relocated Turn 11 Fan Hospitality not only includes complimentary continental breakfast, lunch buffet, snack food, beverages, and driver Q&A’s but does it all trackside – that’s right TRACKSIDE! The Q&A sessions will feature some of the biggest names in the IZOD IndyCar Series such as the father/son combo of Michael and Marco Andretti and 2010 Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will all make appearances. The new deadline for fans to make their purchase is now Friday, June 25 and can be added to any package for only $50 per person.
Turn 11 Fan Hospitality provides some of the best seats in the house and a memorable experience for a great value. There is almost no better way to get close to the action than sitting trackside inside Turn 11 and being able to watch the hard racing around the rest of the race track on closed-circuit TVs. Fans can also escape the sun in the shaded hospitality tent while they enjoy an all-you-can-eat continental breakfast, buffet-style picnic lunch, and unlimited Pepsi products and water, snack foods, and Budweiser beer. The Fan Hospitality area will open at 8:00 AM on Sunday, July 4 providing great views for the F-2000 Championship Series race at 11:00 AM and Corning 100 Firestone Indy Lights race at 1:30 PM. Lunch will be finished prior to the start of the Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen at 3:30 PM allowing them plenty of time to get to their seats. However, fans will be welcome to stay in the hospitality area enjoying complimentary beverages and the closed-circuit TVs until one hour after the checkered flag.
Tickets for the entire 2010 season at Watkins Glen International are on sale now! Celebrate the Fourth of July with the 6th Annual Camping World Grand Prix at The Glen weekend, July 1-4. On-track action will be headlined by the IZOD IndyCar Series, Firestone Indy Lights, F2000 Championship Series and the SCCA World Challenge. Weekend tickets begin at just $55, and general admission for kids 15 and under is FREE when accompanied by an adult. For tickets and information, please contact the Watkins Glen International ticket office at 866-461-RACE or log on to the official Watkins Glen International website at www.TheGlen.com. Tickets, gift certificates and track merchandise can be all purchased at The Shop located at 2 North Franklin Street in downtown Watkins Glen-Open Monday-Friday 9-5, Saturday 9-4, Closed Sunday; 607-535-2338.
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