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

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

Friday

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

Saturday

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

Sunday

06:00 Gates & Grandstands Open
08:30 E-Zones, F1 Fan Zone & Centre Access Open
08:30 – 19:00 Main Stage Activity – F1 Fan Zone
08:10 – 08:45 GP3 Series – Second Race – 15 Laps or 30 Mins
09:20 – 10:10 FIA Formula 2 – Second Race – 21 Laps or 45 Mins
10:30 – 11:05 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup – Race – 12 Laps or 30 Mins
11:30 Formula One Drivers’ Parade
12:00 – 12:05 Williams & Renault 40th Anniversary Parade
12:20 Red Arrows Air Display
13:00 2017 FORMULA 1 ROLEX BRITISH GRAND PRIX
15:45 – 16:30 Main Stage – Rick Parfitt Junior + Special Guest
16:30 – 18:00 Main Stage – Formula 1 Drivers on Stage
18:00 – 19:00 Main Stage – RJP Band
18:30 Gates close for re-entry to the circuit
20:00 Gates Close