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2017 British Grand Prix at Silverstone

Here’s all the British Grand Prix information you need if you’re heading to Silverstone. If you’re not, then check the F1 TV Times here to see when it’s on Channel 4 and Sky. 

Food and drink

The food and drink offerings at the British Grand Prix are really good these days with a wide range to choose from. 

OUR TIP: Mac & Cheese from the Mac Shac, located at Becketts and Village A. They offer super tasty Macaroni Cheese dishes with delicious toppings that won’t break the bank!

See the full food map below

Essential Items

Make sure you pack the following:

  • A poncho and umbrella
  • Suncream and shades
  • Take water with you
  • Battery pack to keep your phone charged up
  • Official F1 Timing App on your phone to follow the race
  • An FM radio with earphones to tune into commentary

Weather

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BRITISH GRAND PRIX TIMETABLE

Scroll dow for the full timetable for the British Grand Prix weekend, from Thursday through to Sunday.

Thursday

14:00Gates Open
14:00F1 Fan Zone Open
15:15 – 16:15Prize Winners Pit Walk – Gold Wristbands Only
15:30 – 16:15FIA Formula 2 – Practice Session
16:30 – 17:30Prize Winners Pit Walk – Red Wristband Only
16:45 – 17:30GP3 Series – Practice Session
17:30 – 18:30Prize Winners Pit Walk – Silver Wristband Only
18:00 – 19:00Sky F1 Show – International Pits Straight
18:15 – 18:45Main Stage – Metaxas – Travis Ticket Holders Only
19:00 – 19:45Main Stage – She Drew The Gun – Travis Ticket Holders Only
20:15 – 21:45Main Stage – Travis – Travis Ticket Holders Only
21:15Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
22:30Gates Close

Friday

07:00Gates & Grandstands Open
08:30E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Open
08:30 – 21:00Main Stage Activity – F1 Fan Zone
09:00 – 10:30Formula One – First Practice
11:20 – 12:00Support paddock pit walk (centre access ticket holders only)
12:10 – 12:20Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
13:00 – 14:30Formula One – Second Practice
15:15 – 15:45FIA Formula 2 – Qualifying
16:05 – 16:35GP3 Series – Qualifying
16:55 – 17:40Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup – Practice
18:15 – 19:15Main Stage – Aswad
19:30 – 21:00Main Stage – Sara Cox DJ Set – With Special Guests Modern Romance & Carol Decker
20:30Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
21:15Gates Close

Saturday

07:00Gates & Grandstands Open
08:30E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Opens
08:30 – 21:45Main Stage Activity – F1 Fan Zone
08:45 – 09:15Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup – Qualifying
10:00 – 11:00Formula One – Third Practice
11:55 – 12:15FIA Formula 2 – Drivers’ Parade
12:00 – 12:45Main Stage – Entertainment Inc ProExcel Dance Troop
12:10 – 12:30Tigers Parachute Display Team
12:15 – 12:55Support paddock pit walk (centre access ticket holders only)
13:00 – 14:00Formula One – Qualifying
15:00 – 16:05FIA Formula 2 – First Race – 29 Laps or 60 Mins
16:30 – 17:15GP3 Series – First Race – 20 Laps or 40 Mins
17:30 – 18:15Main Stage – F1 Fan Forum – Drivers TBC
17:40 – 17:45Williams & Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
18:00 – 18:30Formula Student Demonstrations
18:30 – 19:15Main Stage – The Severs + Special Guest
19:30 – 20:30Main Stage – The Hoosiers
20:45 – 21:45Main Stage – Reef
21:15Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
22:00Gates Close

Sunday

06:00Gates & Grandstands Open
08:30E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Open
08:30 – 19:00Main Stage Activity – F1 Fan Zone
08:10 – 08:45GP3 Series – Second Race – 15 Laps or 30 Mins
09:20 – 10:10FIA Formula 2 – Second Race – 21 Laps or 45 Mins
10:30 – 11:05Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup – Race – 12 Laps or 30 Mins
11:30Formula One Drivers’ Parade
12:00 – 12:05Williams & Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
12:20Red Arrows Air Display
13:002017 FORMULA 1 ROLEX BRITISH GRAND PRIX
15:45 – 16:30Main Stage – Rick Parfitt Junior + Special Guest
16:30 – 18:00Main Stage – Formula 1 Drivers on Stage
18:00 – 19:00Main Stage – RJP Band
18:30Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
20:00Gates Close