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FRIDAY, May 17th

 

MECUM AUTO AUCTION

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Road Art sold on a different auction block beginning at 9am.  Vehicles begin at 10am.  Nearly 2,000 extremely rare items, featuring the Steven Juliano Estate Collection on Saturday.  $33.  Kids 12 and under FREE!

 

USA DIVING SENIOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

8am|IU Natatorium

Day 2 of an 11-day competition featuring more than 200 athletes.  Men’s 1m and Women’s 3m, followed by Men’s Platform at 2pm.   Competition continues on Sunday.

 

 

INDY 500 PRACTICE – “FAST FRIDAY”

10am|Indianapolis Motor Speedway

IndyCar practice is from 11am-6pm.  Qualifications Order drawing happens at 6:15pm in the IndyCar Fan Village within the Midway.   $15 admission.  Kids 15 and under are FREE!

 

 

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY

11am|Georgia Street – Downtown Indy

Your favorite food trucks will be serving lunch on the Georgia Street Board Walk between Capitol and Illinois Streets every Friday, through Aug. 23rd.  11am to 1:30pm weather permitting.

 

 

4th ANNUAL “HANDLEBAR HOT LAP”

12:30pm|Monument Circle

Still time to enter your company in a fun team-building competition!  One hot lap with a pit stop half- way around Monument Circle, aboard a “HandleBar”!    A lot of fun to grab lunch and hang out for a while to watch too!

 

 

MAYBERRY IN THE MIDWEST FESTIVAL

6pm|Hendricks County Fairgrounds

The 3-day festival kicks off with a “MEET & GREET DINNER”.   Meet Dixie Griffith, Andy Griffith’s daughter, Ronnie Schell who played “Duke Slayter” in “Gomer Pyle USMC”…”Charlene DarlingMaggie Peterson Mancuso and George Lindsey Jr., Goober’s son!  $25. 

 

 

NORFOLK TIDES vs. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

7:15pm|Victory Field

Stick around after the final out to enjoy spectacular fireworks right after the game!  Gates open at 5:30.  Tickets start at just $9.

 

 

“FORBIDDEN BROADWAY”

7:30pm|The Studio Theater – Carmel

Broadway’s greatest musical legends meet Broadway’s greatest satirist in this funny and entertaining tribute.  Journey through more than 20 Broadway shows!  Goes through May 19th.

 

 

DL HUGHLEY LIVE!

7:30 & 10pm|Helium Comedy Club

Ages 18+.   DL Hughley is known for being politically savvy in true comedian-style.   He’s had 5 comedy specials, host of CNN’s “DL HUGHLEY BREAKS THE NEWS” and was also a correspondent on the “Jay Leno Show”.    Through Sunday.

 

“FLY YOU FOOLS”

8 & 10pm|District Theatre

Produced by Loud & Fast Funny Shows.  The story of the film “Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” through live action, shot-for-shot Parody. Goes through June 1st.  $15.

 

 

 

SATURDAY, May 18th

 

FREE FISHING DAY IN INDIANA

6am|Indiana’s Public Waters

This is the 2nd of 4 days in Indiana when you can fish free in public waters without a fishing license or a salmon/trout stamp.

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS 500 PRACTICE & QUALIFYING

7am|Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Practice begins at 8am.  Qualifying from 11am to 5:50pm.   Positions 10 thru 30 at the end of the day are locked into those spots for the race and will not re-qualify on Sunday.  Tickets start at $20.

 

“MUSICAL SWINGS”

8am|Fort Ben Cultural Campus

A unique interactive exhibit.   When used all together, the swings compose incredible music!  Open until 11pm every day through June 8thFREE!

 

 

21st ANNUAL HAMILTON COUNTRY MASTER GARDENERS PLANT SALE

8am|Hamilton County Fairgrounds – Noblesville

Bring your own wagon for all your purchases!  Native plants, vegetables, succulents, perennials, Iris, Hostas and Daylilies.  FREE admission.  Goes until 3pm.

 

 

MAYBERRY IN THE MIDWEST FESTIVAL

8am|Courthouse Square – Danville

All things Mayberry!  Tribute artists, Squad Car Nationals, arts & crafts…food!  Pancake Breakfast starts at 7am.  The Mayberry Parade starts at 11am.  Ronnie Schell: A Tribute to Comedy Legends at the Crawley Business Center at 2pm.  $10. 

 

 

MECUM AUTO AUCTION

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Road Art sold on a different auction block beginning at 9am.  Vehicles begin at 10am.  Nearly 2,000 extremely rare items, featuring the Steven Juliano Estate Collection.  $33.  Kids 12 and under FREE.

 

 

ONEAMERICA BROAD RIPPLE ART FAIR

10am|Indianapolis Art Center

Incredible art, live music and performances on 2 stages.  Fantastic food, beer and wine!  Artist demonstrations and interactive art activities for all ages.  $5-$15.  Goes through Sunday.

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS CHILDREN’S CHOIR “HEAR OUR SONG

4pm|Indiana Landmarks Center

Hear Our Song” showcases and celebrates the ICC’s High School level choirs in a wonderful performance of Gabriel Faure’s “Requiem” with the New World Youth Orchestra.

 

WATER LANTERN FESTIVAL

6pm|Miltary Park

An amazing experience with lanterns lighting up the water at sunset.  Watch YOUR unique lantern drift out into the water as it joins other lanterns carrying messages of hope.  Food trucks and music. 

 

 

NORFOLK TIDES vs. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

7:05pm|Victory Field

Arrive early to get autographs from the players!  The first 2,500 fans through the gate get a Gold T-shirt! Tickets start at $9.

 

 

 

SUNDAY, May 19th

 

MECUM AUTO AUCTION

8am|Indiana State Fairgrounds

Road Art sold on a different auction block beginning at 9am.  Vehicles begin at 10am.  Nearly 2,000 extremely rare items.   $33.  Kids 12 and under FREE.

 

 

INDIANAPOLIS 500 PRACTICE & QUALIFYING

9am|Indianapolis Motor Speedway

“Fast Nine Shootout” practice begins at 10:15.  “Last Row Shootout” practice begins at 10:45.  Qualifying begins at 12:15pm.  Tickets start at $20.

 

 

6th ANNUAL CAR, TRUCK & BIKE SHOW

10am|Greenfield

NSRA Fan Appreciation Day plus RIP Open House & Cruise-in.  Food & drinks, music, dash plaques, door prizes, trophies and more!  Goes until 2pm. 

 

 

ONEAMERICA BROAD RIPPLE ART FAIR

10am|Indianapolis Art Center

Incredible art, live music and performances on 2 stages.  Fantastic food, beer and wine!  Artist demonstrations and interactive art activities for all ages.  $5-$15.

 

MAYBERRY IN THE MIDWEST FESTIVAL

11am|Courthouse Square – Danville

All things Mayberry!  Tribute artists, Squad Car Nationals, arts & crafts…food!  Meet Andy Griffith’s daughter Dixie at the Crawley Business Center at 2pm.  $5.

 

 

NORFOLK TIDES vs. INDIANAPOLIS INDIANS

1:35pm|Victory Field

“KIDS EAT FREE SUNDAY”!   Kids 14 and under receive  a hot dog, bag of chips & bottle of water with the price of admission.

 

 

“ISRAEL IN THE PARK” FESTIVAL

4pm|Coxhall Gardens in Carmel

Live music, good food, activities and more!  See, learn, and taste the food from Israel!  FREE admission! Goes until 7pm.

 

 

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