It’s time for another weekend getaway and this one’s for the Dads. Race fans start your engines, the Izod Indy Car series races into Baltimore Labor Day weekend (8/31-9/2). Get ready for high speed excitement as the stars and cars of the American LeMans and Indy Car series compete during three full days of 180 mph racing excitement through the streets of Baltimore.
The 12 turn hairpin course runs from the historic Inner Harbor to Camden Yards. To help you arrive in time for race week, Amtrak is offering a 30% discount on companion fares with the purchase of a full fare ticket. To purchase this exclusive offer visit www.amtrak.com/visitbaltimore.
To celebrate Baltimore’s race week, several restaurants and lounges will host “˜race week happy hours’ with 5 choices for $5, specialty drinks and more. Popular restaurants like Bistro 300, The Prime Rib and Sabatino’s Italian restaurant will feature the “˜Grand Prix Fixe Menus’ with fabulous dishes for $30.12.
This is a great chance to see a major racing event up close and personal. Tickets range in price from $15 – $55. 3-day passes are also available for $85 ($65 for kids). For more information race week events, please visit www.raceonbaltimore.com or www.baltimore.org.
See you on the race track!
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