Join Donatos, Country 97.1 HANK FM, 93.1 WIBC, FM 107.5/1070 The Fan and B105.7 on July 4th on the grounds of the Indiana War Memorial for the Donatos Downtown Freedom Blast! Bring your whole family and enjoy plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained all evening! No need for coolers… Donatos pizza, ice cream and soda will be available for purchase (cash only).

To top off the event, the downtown fireworks will be launched from the Regions Building at 10:00PM - and there's no better place to view them in the city! Tune your radio to 97.1 HANK FM, B105.7 or 93.1 WIBC for the official fireworks soundtrack.

Indianapolis Colts Stage

The Indianapolis Colts Stage will feature live music from Lemonwheel and David Campbell, as well as a live performance of our national anthem. Colts in Motion, a 42' long traveling Colts museum, will also be near the stage.

Royal Pin Leisure Centers Kids Area

Bring the kids over to the Royal Pin Leisure Centers Kids Area for fun activities including face painting, carnival games, bounce houses and more!


AAA Insurance Military Area

Stop by the AAA Insurance military area and salute your Indiana soldiers! Various branches of the military will be onsite with obstacle courses, simulators, and more!


Indiana Craft Beer Garden

Photos from 2012


Video from 2012


Your family could win the VIP treatment including reserved seating, prize packs and free pizza and soda from Donatos. Enter the online contest above!


There are many parking options available including parking lots and parking garages. For a full listing of all available downtown Indianapolis parking, click here.

ATM Locations

For a full listing of ATM machines in Downtown Indianapolis, click here.

Severe Weather or Emergency Flags

When arriving at Donatos Downtown Freedom Blast, you will see white flags at each entrance of the event grounds.

WHITE FLAG: Everything is running as scheduled.

BLUE FLAG: Delay of Event; Stage activities and Kids Zone activities will stop. Less than ideal weather conditions.

RED FLAG: Dangerous weather. Event has been canceled due to weather. Events such as lightning, tornado, or human disaster has or is occurring and all participants need to seek shelter immediately.