Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines! Known as the Greatest Spectacle in Racing, The Indy 500 is where the world's greatest open-wheel drivers in the Verizon IndyCar Series race for the coveted Borg-Warner trophy. This year marks the 101st running of the race.
Taking place at the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the world's largest single-day spectator sporting event has something for everyone, from children to those who have been attending for generations. Whether you're continuing a tradition, or starting a new one, this is a race that can't be missed.
Alt rockers Jonathan Jackson + Enation will play shows before the race from a rolling stage that will stop in turns 1, 2, and 4 for performances. Jackson is well known as "Avery" on TV's "Nashville."
During the race, a party in the Snake Pit (located inside Turn 3) will feature electronic dance music stars Zedd and Marshmello as co-headliners, and pro-wrestling legend Ric Flair as the master of ceremonies. Music begins at 7 am and continues through the start of the race Woooo!