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2018: A Look Ahead

DECEMBER 27, 2017 • MORGAN SNYDER
When Condé Nast Traveler said we’re one of ‘6 US Cities to Watch in 2017’, they were right. And keep watching, my fellow travelers, because 2018 will be nonstop fun. Here’s a quick look at what I’m most excited about in 2018.
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Visit Main Street Speedway this Race Week

MAY 24, 2017 • DAWN OLSEN
Speedway may be “The Racing Capital of the World,” but there are plenty of places to slow down, too.
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Embrace the May-aos

MAY 10, 2017 • CHRISTINE ZETZL
So come be a part of it: the energy, the parties, the parades, and yes, the chaos of the Month of May in the world's greatest city for racing. It's all here, only in Indianapolis. 
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Five Reason You Want to be in the Snake Pit

MAY 8, 2017 • GUEST
Five reasons you want to be at the biggest party in racing: The Snake Pit.
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Up, Up and Away: Red Bull Air Race Comes to IMS

SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 • SARA CROFT
The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is known for hosting the fastest IndyCar drivers in the world, so it’s only fitting that the Speedway hosts the ultimate motorsports competition in the sky. The Red Bull Air Race World Championship is coming to Indianapolis this weekend, and trust me, you don’t want to miss it.
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Run the Mini-Mini at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

SEPTEMBER 6, 2016 • JAIME ROBBINS
With school back in session it can be hard to find time for the family to be active. Thankfully, the 500 Festival is launching a race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway just for kids, the 500 Festival mini-mini this Saturday, September 10.
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The People’s 500 at the Tube Factory

MAY 24, 2016 • DAWN OLSEN
The exhibition, The People’s 500, is the result of a partnership between Big Car Collaborative and the IMS. It marks the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 and features video work, a sculptural piece, and photographs by interdisciplinary artist Jesse Sugarmann. 
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Local Artists Welcome Race Fans to Indianapolis

APRIL 12, 2016 • SETH JOHNSON
Every May, Indianapolis is blanketed with signs reading Welcome Race Fans, as thousands upon thousands of people make their way into the city for the Indy 500. With this in mind, the Arts Council of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway have teamed up for a collaborative project, connecting visual art and artists to the historic 100th running of this year’s race.
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Spend a Night on the Yard of Bricks

FEBRUARY 12, 2016 • SETH JOHNSON
It may only be February, but the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 is certainly inching closer and closer. In fact, we are just about three months away from the waving of the green flag, believe it or not.
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Ultimate Indy Sports Weekend

NOVEMBER 6, 2015 • JEFF ROBINSON
Over one weekend the Pacers play rivals the Miami Heat while premiering their new Hickory uniforms, the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon welcomes thousands of runners to the city, and Peyton Manning makes a homecoming appearance alongside his Broncos at Lucas Oil Stadium as they battle the Colts. There are lots of reasons to cheer.
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2015 Brickyard 400 Round Up

JULY 17, 2015 • GUEST
Drivers will compete for a chance to kiss the bricks at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS) on the weekend of July 25, 2015. The Brickyard 400, named after the strip of bricks lining the finish line at the IMS, …
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