A number of parking options are available to make it easier for fans – whether on motorcycle or in an automobile – to get to and from this year’s Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix. To ease traffic flow, the main entrance on Hwy 68 (located at 1021 Monterey-Salinas Highway) will be closed to all general motorcycle and automobile traffic, with specific routes for vehicles, motorcycles and buses listed below.
Public Gates open at 7am
Car only entrance: South Boundary Road - Parking Pass Required & NO Motorcycles
Motorcycle entrance and exit: Barloy Canyon Road (see below for directions)
South Boundary Road – Paid Onsite Automobile ONLY Parking & Traffic Directions
From Monterey/Carmel/Carmel Valley: Take Hwy 1 north to Hwy 218/Del Rey Oaks/Seaside, then follow Hwy 218/Canyon Del Rey Blvd to General Jim Moore Blvd. Turn left on Gen. Jim Moore Blvd, then right on South Boundary Rd and continue through the track entrance. Follow the signs to Purple Parking.
From the west, including Salinas: Take Hwy 68 to Hwy 218/Canyon Del Rey Blvd. You will pass the Hwy 68 entrance to the track enroute to Hwy 218/Canyon Del Rey Blvd. Do not attempt to enter here. Turn right on Hwy 218/Canyon Del Rey Blvd, then right on Gen. Jim Moore Blvd and make another right on South Boundary Rd. Continue through the track entrance where you’ll follow the signs to Purple Parking
From the north, including Santa Cruz, San Jose and San Francisco / Oakland: Take Hwy 1 south to the Hwy 218/Del Rey Oaks/Seaside exit. Turn left on Hwy 218/Canyon Del Rey and continue to Gen. Jim Moore Blvd. Turn left on Gen. Jim Moore Blvd and right on South Boundary Rd, then continue into the track where you’ll follow the signs to Purple Parking.
Free motorcycle parking is available at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in the Purple Parking area, formerly known as Wolf Hill. This lot is unpaved.
Paid automobile parking is available per day at the Purple 10 lot:
Friday, July 19 - $10
Saturday, July 20 - $10
Sunday, July 21 - $20
3-Day, July 19-21 - $30
Access to the onsite motorcycle parking is via Barloy Canyon Rd, off Reservation Road. This is a motorcycle-only entrance. No other vehicles are allowed access at this entrance. However, Barloy Canyon Rd. will be used for shuttle buses between CSUMB and the track.
From Monterey/Carmel/Carmel Valley: Go north on Hwy 1 to the Del Monte Blvd. exit in Marina. Take Del Monte Blvd to Reservation Rd. Turn right on Reservation Rd and go approximately 4.8 miles to Barloy Canyon Rd.
From Salinas: Go west on Hwy 68, turn right on Reservation Rd, then left on Barloy Canyon Rd.
From Santa Cruz/San Jose/San Francisco: Go south on Hwy 1 to the Del Monte Blvd exit in Marina. Turn left on Del Monte Blvd and continue to Reservation Rd. Turn left on Reservation Rd and go approximately 4.8 miles to Barloy Canyon Rd and the entrance to the new East Garrison housing development.
Latitude = 36 38′55.73″N
Longitude = 121 43′35.66″W
Please note that Barloy Canyon Rd will have two-way traffic at all times.
Leather check stations are available at the track.
Motorcyclists can also use the free CSUMB-Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Shuttle, offered Sunday only.
Boasting the largest spectator attendance of any race held at Mazda Raceway, the Red Bull United States Grand Prix, featuring the MotoGP World Championship, returns to Monterey for its ninth consecutive year.
The Red Bull U.S. Grand Prix is three-days of adrenalin rushes and heart-pounding racing as the world’s best motorcycle riders challenge one of the most technically-demanding race tracks on the international 18-race MotoGP schedule. MotoGP features multinational riders onboard complex prototype machines.
Three Americans, Colin Edwards, Ben Spies and former World Champion Nicky Hayden will wave the stars and stripes while going against popular international riders like nine-time World Champion Valentino Rossi and reigning World Champion Jorge Lorenzo.
July 19-21, 2013
Advance purchase general admission starts at $40 or a three day pass for $90. General admission is free for Children 12 and under with a paying adult. Paddock Pass (limited availability) $50. Hospitality package range from $365-$775.
Please note that all tickets will be scanned at each entry point.
MotoGP – Sunday, July 21
AMA SuperSport – Saturday, July 20
Daytona SportBike and National Guard Superbike – Sunday, July 21
There is free motorcycle parking in the Purple 11 lot all weekend. Premium paid parking in the GEICO Motorcycle Red 9 is $50 for a weekend pass or $25 on Sunday only.
Car Parking and Gates:
An auto parking pass is required to bring your vehicle in the facility on all three event days. The prices are as follows for Purple 10 general auto parking:
Friday – $10
Saturday – $10
Sunday – $20
3-Day – $30
There is a FREE shuttle from CSUMB available on Sunday only. Reserved parking: $20-$50. Gates open at 7 a.m.
SPEED will broadcast both the MotoGP Saturday qualifying and Sunday’s MotoGP race live.
We are no longer shipping orders for the American Le Mans Monterey event. All orders placed after April 25 at 4 pm will be placed at Will Call.
Click HERE to preview the 2013 American Le Mans Monterey presented by Patrón ticket prices.
Advance ticket sales for the American Le Mans Monterey ended on Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4 p.m. You can still purchase tickets at the advance rate at our participating outlets (click HERE for list of outlets), visit any of Ticketmaster’s retail locations (click HERE for a list of Bay Area outlets), Ticketmaster.com, or at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca entrances when you arrive.
Will Call is located at the Embassy Suites Hotel 1441 Canyon Del Rey, Seaside, CA 93955. PHOTO IDENTIFICATION IS REQUIRED OF THE ACCOUNT HOLDER TO PICK UP TICKETS.
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