LONG BEACH, Calif. (KABC) -- Locals in Long Beach are getting all reved up for the 2019 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach after doing a few laps on the race track themselves.
Participants were invited to bike, walk, skate or explore 1.5 miles of the track during the annual free event deemed, 'Grand Prix-View.'
Long Beach Mayor Robert Garcia led the charge via bicycle. "It's fun to ride around for a few hours during the workday," he said.
The 2019 Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach kicks off Friday, April 12th through Sunday, April 14th.
Locals get first look at 2019 Grand Prix of Long Beach race track