5 °C
41 °F
Periods Of RainSat
8 °C
46 °F
Periods Of RainSun
6 °C
43 °F
4 °C
39 °F

Windsor Essex Christmas Events Guide

Local Events

Traffic Cameras


Sign Up Here

Lowest Gas Prices

Belle Isle Grand Prix is Days Away, Transit Windsor Packages Still Available

Thursday May 31st, 2012, 1:15pm


Hello time traveller!!
This article is 4201 days old.
The information listed below is likely outdated and has been preserved for archival purposes.

The Detroit Chevrolet Belle Isle Grand Prix hits the streets of Belle Isle Park this weekend and race fans from Windsor can still take advantage of a number of affordable packages to get right to the excitement.

Packages include roundtrip bus fare to and from the race as well as grandstand seats for the big event. Windsorites can also enjoy free concerts on Belle Isle and access to the Family Fun Zone. On Saturday evening, the B-52s will perform live beginning at 7:15pm, while Ronnie Dunn will take to the stage on Sunday afternoon at 2pm.

Ticket packages are still available at the Windsor International Transit Terminal, WFCU Centre and all five Customer Care Centres at Adie Knox Herman Recreation Complex, Optimist Community Centre, Gino & Liz Marcus Community Complex, Forest Glade Community Centre, and South Windsor Recreation Complex.

Race fans can choose from the following options:
Day Packages:
Saturday: $45.00
Sunday: $60.00
Weekend Package:
Saturday and Sunday: $99.00

All prices include the HST. Transportation bracelets will be provided with ticket purchase.

Departure from the downtown Windsor International Transit Terminal starts at 8am each day and runs on demand until 2pm.

Return trips Saturday from Belle Isle will begin running immediately following the race and continue running until 30 minutes after the concert ends.

Return trips on Sunday from Belle Isle begin immediately following the race, until all passengers are returned.

Transit Windsor reminds you that appropriate identification is required to cross the border in both directions.

Daily Newsletter

Sign up to receive all the latest, local news stories you may have missed!

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.

Do You Like This Article?

Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message
Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message
Content Continues Below Local Sponsor Message