'Cars 3' stars to hit South Florida this weekend

MIAMI – Forget Jimmie Johnson and Dale Earnhardt, Jr.

Some of the biggest names in motorsports are headed to South Florida this weekend and everyone will get a chance to meet the stars.

The "Cars 3" Road to the Races tour will hit Bayfront Park in Miami from Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2.

Fans of Lightning McQueen are invited to gear up for the upcoming movie which rolls into theaters on June 16, 2017.

The tour is free and open to the public, and features character appearances, race-themed activities/games, sneak peeks of the film, photo opps, giveaways, and more in an immersive Cars 3 themed mini amusement park. 

Life-size, character look-alikes of McQueen, the five-time Piston-Cup champ, along with tech-savvy Cruz Ramirez and the sleek next-gen racer Jackson Storm will be available for pictures.

Here's when you can catch the "Cars 3" stars this weekend:


  • Friday, March 31 / 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 1 / 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Sunday, April 2 / 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.