Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN


May 16, 2014

Tomorrow at IMS, May 17

 Information about 2014 Indianapolis 500 activity on Saturday, May 17 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway:

DAY:  First Day of Qualifying

SCHEDULE (all times local):

7:00 a.m.            Public Gates Open 

                           500 Festival Laps  

8:00 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 1 Practice Begins

8:30 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 1 Practice Concludes

                           Verizon IndyCar Series Group 2 Practice Begins

                           500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard Begins

9:00 a.m.            Verizon IndyCar Series Group 2 Practice Concludes

                           Verizon IndyCar Series (All) Practice Begins

                           IMS Midway Open

10:00 a.m.          Verizon IndyCar Series (All) Practice Concludes

                           Chevy Pin Distribution Begins - Pagoda Plaza

10:15 a.m.          Qualifying Pre-Race Show Begins - Pagoda Plaza Stage

10:30 a.m.          500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard Concludes

10:40 a.m.          500 Festival Princess Court Lap 

10:45 a.m.          Qualifying Pre-Race Show Concludes - Pagoda Plaza Stage

11:00 a.m.          Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying Begins

                           Chevy Pin Distribution Concludes - Pagoda Plaza

1:00 p.m.           Jake Short, Disney Channel actor appearance in

2:00 p.m.              IMS Kids Zone

2:00 p.m.              LIVE Concert - Pagoda Plaza Stage

5:50 p.m.              Verizon IndyCar Series Qualifying Concludes

TICKETS:  $20, children 12 and under free.

PROMOTIONS:  10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Chevrolet Pin Distribution - Pagoda Plaza

HONORARY STARTERS:   Bastian Solutions Representative (TBD)

                                              Britt Aero Representative (TBD)

                                              Mid-America ASTA Representative (TBD)

                                              Harding Poorman Representative (TBD)

                                              BSM Representative (TBD)

                                              BMG Representative (TBD)

                                              Miller Eads Representative (TBD)

                                              Stanley Black & Decker Representative (TBD)

PUBLIC GATES OPEN: 10:00 a.m. (local time). Pedestrian gates open are Gates 1, 1B, 2, 3, 4, 6, 6A, 7 South, 9, 9A, 10, 10A, 12.

STANDS OPEN:   A Stand (As needed GA Sec. 1-4), B Stand (As needed GA - Sec. 22-25), B Penthouse (As needed GA-Sec. 22-25), E Stand (Open-GA), North Vista Wheelchair (As needed GA, Sec. 21), Northwest Vista (As needed GA, Sec. 1-4), Northwest Vista Deck (Open-GA), Paddock (As needed GA, Sec. 9-18), Paddock Pressbox (Open-GA), Paddock Penthouse (As needed GA, Sec. 9-30), Pit Road Terrace (Open-GA), Southeast Vista (As needed GA Sec. 1-3), South Terrace (Open-GA), Tower Terrace (As needed GA, Sec. 37-45), Tower Terrace Wheelchair (Open-GA), Wheelchair Accessible (Inside-Open GA), Backstretch Mounds (Open-GA), Backstretch Family Mounds (Open-GA), Turn 2 Mounds (Open-GA), Turn 3 Mounds (Open-GA), Gasoline Alley Roof (Open-GA)

Text Only
  • WSF 7-29 news speedway roundabout pic 2 Speedway breaks ground on Main Street roundabout SPEEDWAY — Just one day after a weekend of bustling activity with the Brickyard 400 race, officials here gathered for the ground breaking of a roundabout project that will eventually connect Main Street, 16th Street and Crawfordsville Road in an atte

    July 29, 2014 2 Photos

  • WSF 7-29 news sackpacks 1 Wayne Township students receive sackpacks Thanks to the Office Depot Foundation and Indiana State Sen. Mike Delph, 200 students at two Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township elementary schools will start the coming school year with new sackpacks filled with supplies. “Because of Sen.

    July 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • Worship briefs Church hosts Back to School Bash Brownsburg Church of the Nazarene is hosting a Back to School Bash from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Aug. 3. Each person gets one meal ticket and one door prize for free. There will be hot dogs, chips, cookies, and drinks, as well

    July 25, 2014

  • State health plan reaches capacity |As of this week, the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has authorized the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) to stop enrollment into the existing Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP). Enrollment in the current Heal

    July 25, 2014

  • WSF 7-29 biz kings pic 2 [Duplicate] Sports Bar and Grill is family affair CLERMONT — Dave and Pam King have talked about owning a bar and grill for years with their two children, Sarah and Brian. Just this summer, an opportunity came available that the family couldn’t pass up. Long-time residents of the west side of Indian

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • HCF 7-26 biz kings pic Sports Bar and Grill is family affair CLERMONT — Dave and Pam King have talked about owning a bar and grill for years with their two children, Sarah and Brian. Just this summer, an opportunity came available that the family couldn’t pass up. Long-time residents of the west side of Indian

    July 25, 2014 2 Photos

  • WSF 7-22 news wife killer Man in custody for murdering his wife At about 8:11 a.m. Sunday, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) officers were sent to 5702 Laurel Hall Drive after a 911 call of a disturbance with a person injured. When officers arrived they found a female inside the house with head

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • WSF 7-15 news fire training 4 [Duplicate] Firefighter recruits train in condemned buildings The classroom heated up this week for firefighter recruits as they moved into the final states of training: live fire.The Wayne Township Fire Department is hosting the training this week at a set of abandoned buildings on the city’s west side.Mike Pr

    July 16, 2014 1 Photo

  • WSF 7-15 news brewery pic 1 Upland Brewery wins awards at Ind. State Fair Brewers' Cup Upland Brewing Company took home all the big awards in the professional division of the Indiana State Fair Brewers’ Cup competition over the weekend.The Bloomington brewery was named Indiana Brewery of the Year and Grand Champion Brewery of the Year.

    July 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • WSF 7-15 news airman burial 1 Fallen airman returns to Indiana after six decades ELWOOD — Unchecked tears rolled down Paul Martin’s lined face as he clutched the hand of a U.S. Air Force servicewoman who handed him a handwritten note at the graveside service for his older brother.The note said simply that it was an honor to atten

    July 15, 2014 2 Photos

House Ads
Hendricks County Marquee
Email News Sign Up
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter

Should the government continue to use military bases to house illegal immigrant children?

     View Results
AP Video
Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Must Read