THINGS EVERY FANATIC SHOULD DO IN INDY

You go where your team goes. You judge a city by its arena food. Your house wears your team’s colors, and your firstborn was named after a famous athlete. You know that Bracketology is a true science (and you claim to have a doctorate).

You live for the buzzer beaters, the last-second field goals, the walk-off grand slams. You’re a supporter, loyal to the last out and the final whistle – not a sports fan, you’re a sports fanatic.  

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Indianapolis Colts

Bleed Blue in Indy

  • Home games take place in Lucas Oil Stadium
  • Before every home game fans are invited to the Bud Light Tailgate on Georgia Street
  • If you don't have tickets use our guide to Sports Bars in Indy and find a stool where you can cheer along with fellow fans
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Indianapolis Indians

Baseball with a View

  • America’s pastime is played at Victory Field
  • The Indians play great ball with players seeking Big League fame with parent team, the Pittsburgh Pirates
  • Free fireworks show after every Friday home game and 2-for-1 Ticket Tuesdays
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Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis

  • 12 outside sports experiences and three indoor exhibits encompassing physical fitness and awe-inspiring sports history
  • Run, drive, jump, putt, and play while learning how to stay happy, healthy, and safe
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NCAA Hall of Champions

Find Your Inner Champion

  • Pay tribute to those amazing student athletes who train, sweat, struggle, and triumph in 24 different sports
  • Find your game and take the winning shot on a vintage basketball court, reliving the true story from the movie Hoosiers
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Circle City Classic

One of America’s Top Football Classics

  • Celebrate African-American culture with a weekend of music, parade & festivals 
  • See the best black college football collide on the gridiron in Lucas Oil Stadium
  • Game, parade, and special events attended by 100,000 annually 
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Indy Eleven

The World’s Game and Indiana’s Team

  • Most dedicated and energetic fans in professional soccer
  • Tickets start at just $15 in the Brickyard Battalion, the die-hard Indy Eleven fan section
  • All home matches are played downtown at Lucas Oil Stadium where the weather is always perfect for families and friends
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Indy's Best Sports Bars

Premier Sports Bars in the Premier Sports Capital

Indy is a sports town, and has the bars to prove it. If you can’t get a ticket to the big game, try to score a seat at one of our favorite watering holes. 

GUIDE TO INDY SPORTS BARS

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JW Marriott

Stay at “Big Blue”

Keep up with all the games by grabbing a chair and brew at High Velocity sports bar, or take the short walk to Bankers Life FieldhouseLucas Oil Stadium, or the NCAA Hall of Champions

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Ride the Cultural Trail

Urban Trail

  • The Indianapolis Cultural Trail is eight miles and traverses downtown with stretches along Mass Ave, Fountain Square, and the Central Canal
  • Indiana Pacers Bikeshare offer 250 bikes and 25 stations, and a day pass only costs you $8

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