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Updated: Friday, November 16 2012, 04:56 PM CST

The sporting world looks to Austin in November as the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix premieres here.

It is being held at the Circuit of the Americas facility in Southeast Travis County. Formula 1 practice begins Friday, qualifying is Saturday and the race is Sun., Nov. 18.

At the same time, Downtown Austin hosts a street festival, Austin Fan Fest.  Street closures downtown begin Wednesday.

Print this map of complete downtown road closures, parking and mass transit options and more.

Print this list of road closures.Download F1 Road Closures Map

Austin Fan Fest

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Austin Grand Prix Parking

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Race Schedule

Fri. Nov.16
Practice 1 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Practice 2 1 p.m.-2:30 p.m.

Sat. Nov. 17
Practice 3 9 a.m.-10 a.m.
Qualifying noon

Sun. Nov.18
Race 1 p.m.

Complete Schedule


  • Fri. Nov. 16: Aerosmith and Cheap Trick, Frank Erwin Center
  • Fri. Nov 16: Flo Rida with Cobra Starship, Austin Convention Center
  • Fri. Nov. 16: Juanes, ACL Live at the Moody Theater
  • Sat. Nov. 17: Enrique Iglesias with Nelly, Austin Convention Center
  • Sat. Nov. 17: Lupe Fiasco, ACL Live at the Moody Theater
  • Sun. Nov. 18: The Wallflowers, ACL Live at the Moody Theater
  • Sun. Nov. 18: Official After Party. Ghostland Observatory, Fitz & The Tantrums, The Wailers, DJ Jillian Ann and Tje Austin, Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Fri. Nov. 16-Sun.18: 5 stages at outdoor Austin Fan Fest, schedule at
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