Barcelona will enjoy the FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO DE ESPAÑA 2013 as never before, with this year’s BCN FAN FEST, a Village located at Jardinets de Gràcia, promoted by the Barcelona City Council in their will to let fans enjoy Formula 1® in the city.
The BCN FAN FEST is a leisure event, with free admission, open from Thursday 9 May to Sunday 12 May. The opening times will be from 10:00 a.m. to 08:00 p.m. every day, except on Sunday, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
All those attending will have the chance to enjoy experiences related to the world of motoring with different makes and brands, as well as to take part in promotions and to win interesting prizes. The BCN FAN FEST will be counting on the collaboration of:
-SEAT: with a car exhibition and the chance for fans to test the latest novelties of the make.
-HOT WHEELS: with leisure activities for children, including 3D simulators and toy racetracks. They will also present their WALL TRACKS on the front of the ACC1Ó building of the Catalan Government.
-McGregor: with a simulator and a Williams F1® show car.
-Santander: their motorhome will have F1® simulators, a podium, and augmented reality offering fans the chance to take pictures and an inflatable racetrack for children.
-Barcelona City Council: with a stand offering information on the international events to be held this year in the city, such as the X Games or the World Swimming Championships, in addition to the FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO DE ESPAÑA 2013.
-Circuit de Catalunya and RACC will have a F1® simulator available for all fans.
Moreover, all those coming to the BCN FAN FEST will also have the chance to enjoy a photography exhibition about Formula 1® and Circuit de Catalunya.
The presence of Formula 1® in the city of Barcelona will also become obvious at Passeig de Gracia, where several shops will be decorated for the occasion, to welcome the fifth round of the F1® World Championship, the FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO DE ESPAÑA 2013, staged at Circuit de Catalunya from 10 to 12 May.
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