Grand Prix

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 14, 2023) – Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel has joined as an official sponsor of the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach, to be held April 14-16, officials from both organizations announced today. 

Yaamava’ Resort & Casino, located in Highland, is the region’s only Forbes Travel Guide Five-star and Four-star-rated property for resort and dining options and an American Automobile Association (AAA) four-diamond rated hotel that has 432 rooms and suites, along with a casino boasting more than 7,000 slots, five high-limit gaming rooms and an all-new pool area. In addition, Yaamava’ has a full array of dining options, multiple bars and lounges, a sports venue, a theater, luxe retail shops and a generous player’s reward program. 

Yaamava’ General Manager, Peter Arceo, says the partnership reflects the goals of bringing the best entertainment to the region.

“We are excited to announce this sponsorship and to support an event that touts a jam-packed weekend of fun for all who attend,” Arceo said. “We pride ourselves in being the number one destination for entertainment and seek every opportunity to partner with businesses that deliver on the ultimate fandom experience. We look forward to connecting with fans and guests at this year’s event.”

As a part of this agreement, Yaamava’ will have a strong presence at the event, with branding and signage displayed throughout the circuit. The company will also have hospitality and other activations throughout the weekend.

"We are delighted to have Yaamava’ aboard as a sponsor of the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach," said Jim Michaelian, President and CEO of the Grand Prix Association of Long Beach. "Its commitment to providing an exceptional entertainment experience for their guests aligns perfectly with our mission to create unforgettable experiences for our fans."

The Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach race weekend will feature the third round of the NTT INDYCAR® SERIES, along with the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with its all-new GTP (GT Prototype) class, GTD PRO and GTD (GT Daytona) classes.  

Fans will also see two nights of the Super Drift Challenge, plus Saturday and Sunday races from Robby Gordon’s SPEED Energy Stadium SUPER Trucks and Porsche Deluxe Carrera Cup North America, along with a doubleheader of the new-for-2023 Historic F1 Challenge, featuring vintage Formula 1 cars from the 1970s and ‘80s.

Ticket prices range from $38 for a Friday General Admission ticket to $175 for a three-day ticket that includes Saturday and Sunday reserved seating in grandstand upper levels.  Pre-paid parking packages are also available, along with handicapped seating, NTT INDYCAR SERIES Paddock access passes ($70 for three days or $30 per individual day), Super Photo tickets and an array of VIP Club packages.

Fans can select and pay for their 2023 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach seats, parking and paddock passes online at Ticket orders can also be placed by calling the toll-free ticket hotline, (888) 827-7333.  

For more information, the all-new official Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach app is available for iPhone in the App Store and Android on Google Play. Fans can also follow the Acura Grand Prix on Facebook at GrandPrixLB, Twitter @GPLongBeach and Instagram at GPLongBeach.

About Yaamava’ Resort & Casino:
Yaamava' Resort & Casino at San Manuel is the only Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star and Four-Star-rated and AAA Diamond-rated entertainment destination in the Inland Empire (IE), featuring a 17-floor hotel with spacious suites, an elevated pool deck, a Forbes Five-Star-rated spa and salon, and a state-of-the-art theater. Located just 70 miles from downtown Los Angeles in Highland, CA, the Casino has more than 7,000 slots, five high-limit gaming rooms, luxury retail shops, a wide variety of award-winning dining options, and more than a dozen bars and lounges, including the IE’s premiere sports bar, The 909 Food Hall. The San Manuel Entertainment Authority owns and operates Yaamava’ Resort & Casino.

For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter, Instagram, TikTok and Facebook. Yaamava’ Resort & Casino at San Manuel is located at 777 San Manuel Blvd, Highland, Calif. 92346. Telephone 800-359-2464.