Feel the Speed in Baku! - F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

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Salam Baku! – Hello Baku!

Baku became one of the favorite destinations of the sport lovers by hosting the most prominent race of the world – Formula 1. If you are also a sport lover, then F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix invites you with a great hospitality to feel the speed in Baku and enjoy the race. Apart from the race, you can enjoy so many activities during the event such as autograph session, pit lane walk, entertaining activities inside the city circuit and the great concert show every night after the race.

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A company called Baku City Circuit since 2016 holds F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. The Grand Prix encircles the central streets of Baku. Approximately one month before the race, the city starts to transform and becomes a racetrack. While racetrack is getting ready, Baku City Circuit hires volunteers and marshals and train them until the race. Volunteers are mainly university students who want to enjoy the race spirit, whereas the marshals are adults who are the race lovers and want to be a part of the race voluntarily. Marshals work directly in the racetrack. All volunteers and marshals can be either local or international.

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And the race day comes. Myriad of the people from all over the world are sitting on the grandstands with a great adrenaline. There are many grandstands in different parts of the city with different prices. Grandstands near the pit lane are the most expensive ones. With the ticket, you have an access to the all parts of the city circuit. Moreover, F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix was the most exciting race of the year in 2017 due to the crashes. A walk in the pit lane and autograph session with your favorite team will make the event even more special for you.

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Besides the race, there are entertainment and rest zones not far from the pit lane in the seaside park. In these zones, you can enjoy comfy bean bags, umbrellas, couches, small tables and chairs, as well as activities such as face painting for children, F1 themed haircut and henna art.

At the end of the day, a magnificent concert show is waiting for you with global music superstars. In recent years, Enrique Iglesias, Chris Brown, Pharrell Williams, The Black Eyed Peas were among the superstars who performed on the stage.

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If you want to feel the Adrenalin and enjoy the rest, Baku is waiting for you!


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Nilufar

Nilufar

I am Nilufar, from Azerbaijan, and I would love to be inspiring to travelers who wish to discover my country and to live an extra-ordinary experience.

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