1 Reliant Park
Houston, TX 77054
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013
The Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston presented by the Greater Houston Honda Dealers commits to providing more than world-class racing by announcing a headline concert by Creedence Clearwater Revisited on Friday, Oct. 4 to add to the Three Day Festival of Speed.
Friday’s Grand Prix ticket holders already receive free access to the trackside concert at Reliant Park. However, fans who want front stage action can buy reserved seating tickets, which go on sale at noon July 12 and are available at $40 for the first three rows or $25 for all other reserved seats. These ticket holders also receive Friday Grand Prix admission.Rock and Roll Hall of Fame members, Stu Cook and Doug “Cosmo” Clifford, from the legendary group Creedence Clearwater Revival (CCR) started the Revisited project in 1995.
The music of Creedence has appeared in numerous films and television shows (The Big Lebowski, Forrest Gump, amongst others), and the songs continue to appeal to an international crowd and remain a staple of classic rock and oldies FM radio. Their music is meant to be performed live in front of an audience and Grand Prix guests can look forward to singing along to hit songs, including “Proud Mary”, “Bad Moon Rising”, “Green River”, “Travelin’ Band” and “Lookin’ Out My Back Door”.With approximately 150,000 fans expected to attend, the Grand Prix’s “Three-Day Festival of Speed” includes eleven races on a 1.7-mile track built around Reliant Park, showcasing an IZOD IndyCar double header, more live music, family fun zones, go-karting, beer gardens, an automotive expo and fan engagement at every level including pit and paddock access.
Tickets are available at all Ticketmaster outlets, online at grandprixofhouston.com, by phone at 1-800-745-3000, or in person at the Reliant Stadium South ticket windows inside Budweiser Plaza. Visit www.grandprixofhouston.com for more information and to join the Checkered Flag Club for free, providing the latest news and offerings from the Grand Prix.###