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#24. Watch the 500 Festival Parade (#50Things)

A lifelong Hoosier, Emily Metallic is an Indiana University student who was somewhat disillusioned with her home state. After reading the 50 Things Every Hoosier Must Do article in the August 2010 issue of Indianapolis Monthly, Emily made it her Read more >

#23. Attend the Carb Day Concert (#50Things)

A lifelong Hoosier, Emily Metallic is an Indiana University student who was somewhat disillusioned with her home state. After reading the 50 Things Every Hoosier Must Do article in the August 2010 issue of Indianapolis Monthly, Emily made it her Read more >

Planning Your Month of May

While I think being a Hoosier is pretty great all year round, I have to say that May is my absolute favorite month. Not just for the beautiful spring weather, but mostly because the shrill sound of some of the Read more >

Two New Attractions at the Indianapolis 500

Last Friday, my dad and I headed to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for an afternoon of fun in the sun and fast cars. As usual, the IMS delivered both in abundance. While I consider myself a regular around the track, Read more >

Indianapolis 500: Largest Single Day Sporting Event in the World

Last year, I had the privilege of going to my first ever Indianapolis 500. This is an amazing event that everyone should experience at least once in their life. It is the largest single day sporting event in the world Read more >

7 Tips for Fans at the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon

I always laugh when saying “mini-marathon” in reference to the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon. There’s absolutely nothing mini about it. From the 35,000 runners and walkers to the 13.1-mile course, which includes a lap around the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, everything Read more >

Don’t Miss the 2010 Indianapolis 500

It’s the 94th running of the Indianapolis 500 this year, and I’m proud to be one of the few bloggers they have invited to blog about the race. I’ve been spending a few days at the track, watching practices, watching Read more >

Three on Thursday – Indy 500 Edition

Welcome to Three On Thursday. Each week, we’ll give you a head-start on your weekend and show you three offers that you can take advantage of or events you can attend this weekend. Here are this week’s Three On Thursday. Read more >

Is This the Future of the Indianapolis 500? A Look at the DeltaWing Racer

I’m out at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and as part of the media, I get to see some pretty interesting stuff. One of the things I saw today during Pole Day is a concept car called the DeltaWing Racer, created Read more >