Carb Day at IMS kicks off Indy 500 weekend

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (May 22, 2015) – Carb Day at IMS kicks off with gates opening at 8 a.m.

The final practice for drivers is from 11 a.m. until noon.

The green flag for the Indy Lights Freedom 100 is at 12:30 p.m.

Concerts this year include O.A.R, 38 Special and Jane’s Addiction. These kick off at 3:30 p.m. at the Turn 4 Infield Stage.

Gates close at 6 p.m.

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Here’s the complete schedule:

  • 8-10:30 a.m. Bob & Tom Live Show, IndyCar Fan Village
  • 8:30-10 a.m. Vintage Car Exhibition
  • 9 a.m. IMS Midway Open
  • 9-10 a.m. Troy Lee Autograph Signing, Pagoda Plaza
  • 10 a.m. Pace Car Rides Begin/Firestone “Spinner” Pin Distribution Begins, Pagoda Plaza/Ivy Tech Garage Tours Begin – Garage 35
  • 11 a.m. Verizon IndyCar Series Practice Begins/Firestone “Spinner” Pin Distribution Ends/Ivy Tech Garage Tours Begin – Garage 35
  • Noon Verizon IndyCar Series Practice Ends
  • 12:03 p.m. Clint Brawner Award Ceremony – Pit Lane Yard of Bricks
  • 12:16 p.m. National Anthem by JAX, 2015 American Idol Contestant
  • 12:30 p.m. Freedom 100 Indy Lights Race (40 Laps)
  • 2-3:10 p.m. TAG Heuer Pit Stop Challenge
  • 3:30 p.m. O.A.R. Concert, Turn 4 Infield Stage/IMS Midway Closes
  • 4:30 p.m. 38 Special Concert, Turn 4 Infield Stage
  • 5:30 p.m. Jane’s Addiction Concert, Turn 4 Infield Stage
  • 6 p.m. Public Gates Close