The Grand Prix of Portland ROOKIE RACERS Club is designed to help young racing fans to get the MOST out of their Grand Prix of Portland weekend, and is best suited for those 5-12 years of age.

NEW to the Grand Prix of Portland, ROOKIE RACERS will get up-close access drivers and cars, and have hands-on opportunity to learn how racing cars operate and receive a ROOKIE RACERS Membership kit. Saturday, will be filled with on-site activites involving some of the support series teams. Sunday during Pre-Race for the NTT IndyCar Series, your child will get the chance to high five EVERY driver on the starting grid!

The ROOKIE RACERS 'Membership Kit' includes gifts from Cooper Tires, O'Rielly Auto Parts, the Oregon Department of Transportation, the Oregonian and more!

Rookie Racers must wear their Blue Rookie Racers t-shirts and credential to participate in activities. 

2019 Benefits:

  • Welcome Letter from the General Manager
  • Rookie Racers Souvenir Credential
  • IndyCar Colouring Pages (including crayons)
  • Free Paddock access to kids 12 & under all weekend long with a ticketed adult 
  • Cooper Tires Race Day Kits (kit includes: drawstring bag, lanyard and a hat)
  • O'Rielly Auto Parts sunglasses, stickers, lanyards and coloring books
  • Oregon Department of Transportation reflective shoelaces, stickers and activity books
  • Oregonian Bag Tags
  • Road To Indy Paddock Tour (Saturday)
  • Pre-Race NTT IndyCar Series Driver High Five Line (Sunday)
  • Scavenger Hunt
  • And MORE!

Not available for sale during event weekend
Pickup onsite at redemption tent, east of the bridge

Event Experiences

Satuday
Road To Indy Paddock Tour
Time: 12:45PM
Meet at: Bottom of Portland International Raceway Tower
Look for the Rookie Racers sign!
Sunday