News & Multimedia

Great Variety of Live Music During Month of May

Incredible live music featuring world- renown headliners Jason Aldean, Sammy Hagar and the Wabos, Hardwell and LIVE will offer something for everyone during the Month of May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Legends Day Honoring Mario Andretti presented by Firestone

“Legends Day Honoring Mario Andretti presented by Firestone” on Saturday, May 24 will feature the “Firestone Presents Jason Aldean the Night Before the Indy 500” concert starring country music’s hottest entertainer on the new Turn 4 infield stage at IMS.

The inaugural Legends Day concert will feature Aldean’s high-energy show, and follows a long string of sellouts for the multi-platinum star across the country including some of the nation’s most legendary venues like Madison Square Garden, Wrigley Field, the Hollywood Bowl and two-nights at Fenway Park. The Academy of Country Music Awards nominee and reigning “Male Vocalist of The Year” is hot on the heels of what was a career-defining year, most recently announcing his 2014 “Burn It Down Tour,” which kicked off May 1 in Roanoke, Va.

The concert will begin at 5:30 p.m. (ET) and features up-and-coming country music sensation Tyler Farr, who is an ACM nominee for New Artist of the Year. Recognized by country music fans everywhere for his platinum No. 1 single “Red Neck Crazy,” Farr had the highest debut by a male country artist on the 2013 Billboard Top 200.

For tickets and additional information for the Jason Aldean and Tyler Farr concert on Saturday, May 24, visit www.ims.com/aldean.

Coors Light Carb Day
Sammy Hagar and the Wabos and reggae rock trio Sublime With Rome will headline the Coors Light Carb Day concert on Friday, May 23. The concert is set to deliver an exciting mix of rock, reggae, alternative rock and hip-hop.

Known as The Red Rocker, Hagar is a Grammy Award-winning vocalist, guitarist, songwriter and musician, who in 2007 was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of Van Halen. In addition to Sammy Hagar and the Wabos, co-headliners Sublime With Rome will kick the party into high gear delivering their irresistible blend of ska, reggae, punk, surf rock and hip-hop on the new Coors Light Carb Day Stage in Turn 4 of the IMS infield.

The concert, free with Coors Lite Carb Day admission of $30, will start at 3:30 p.m. (ET), and tickets are available at www.ims.com/carbday.

Snake Pit presented by Miller Lite
The final Month of May concert will feature Hardwell, the world’s No. 1 DJ in the 2013 DJ Mag Top-100 poll, who will headline the party in the Snake Pit presented by Miller Lite during the 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race on Sunday, May 25.   

Rising star DJs NERVO and Dillon Francis also will perform creating a lineup of world-class DJs expanding on the past success of electronic dance music in the increasingly popular Snake Pit.

Snake Pit music and festivities will begin at 7:00 a.m. and will continue through the end of the race. The Snake Pit, located inside Turn 3 of the massive IMS infield, will also feature the world’s largest inflatable slide, volleyball, corn hole, body painting, food trucks, hula hoops, break dancing and more. For more information on the Snake Pit presented by Miller Lite, visit www.indy500snakepit.com.

LIVE on Saturday, May 17

The incredible Indianapolis 500 Race Weekend music lineup will begin when alternative rock band LIVE performs at 2 p.m. on the Pagoda Plaza Stage during the first day of qualifications for the Indianapolis 500 on Saturday, May 17.

LIVE’s impressive catalog of songs includes seminal tunes and mega hits such as "Lightning Crashes", "I Alone", "All Over You" and "Lakini's Juice,” all becoming pillars of  the 1990’s both musically and culturally. The LIVE concert on Sunday, May 17 is free with paid gate admission.

The 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race will take place on Sunday, May 25.


***


2014 ticket information: Ticket information is available for the three remaining events in 2014 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway – the 98th Indianapolis 500, Kroger Super Weekend at the Brickyard and Red Bull Indianapolis GP.

Fans can order tickets at www.ims.com/tickets, by calling 800-822-INDY or 317-492-6700 between 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday or by visiting the Ticket Office at the IMS Administration Building at the corner of Georgetown Road and 16th Street between 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (ET) Monday through Friday.

Tickets for groups of 20 or more also are available. Contact the IMS Group Sales Department at (866) 221-8775 for more information.
 

Show More Show Less
Now Viewing
Great Variety of Live Music During Month of May
 
Great Variety of Live Music During Month of May
Incredible live music featuring world- renown headliners Jason Aldean, Sammy Hagar and the Wabos, Hardwell and LIVE will offer something for everyone during the Month of May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
Read More
Related Media
Alexander Rossi
 
Rossi Takes Best Shot from Center Ice in Chicago
Rossi participated in the popular “Shoot the Puck” promotion Thursday night, March 23 at center ice of the United Center in Chicago during the second intermission of the NHL game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Dallas Stars. It was the culmination of a busy day of promotional activity for the Verizon IndyCar Series and the 101st Indianapolis 500 in the Windy City.
Read More
Helio Castroneves
 
Month of May Can't Come Soon Enough for Castroneves
Temperatures in the low 70s greeted 11 drivers today at an Indianapolis Motor Speedway test to prepare for May’s 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Castroneves conceded anticipation begins before arriving in Indianapolis.
Read More
Indy 500 Envelopes
 
#BlueEnvelope: Indianapolis 500 Ticketing Deep-Seated in History, Hard Work
There are countless rites of spring. Warmer temperatures. Leaves sprouting from barren tree branches after the cold days of winter. Spring cleaning. Spring break. Spring training.
Read More
James Hinchcliffe
 
Watch INDYCAR Testing Friday at IMS!
Join Verizon IndyCar Series teams Friday for the first Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval test of the year. Fans can view the test for free from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. with a break from noon-1 p.m. via the Turn 2 Viewing Mounds, IMS Museum Lot or in the South Terrace Grandstands.
Read More
Primesport
 
PrimeSport, Indianapolis Motor Speedway Expand Partnership with Launch of Official IMS Ticket Exchange
PrimeSport, the leader in providing direct access to the biggest sports and entertainment events, and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway today announced the launch of the Official Indianapolis Motor Speedway Ticket Exchange. PrimeSport will host and manage the only official resale marketplace where race fans can buy and sell 100-percent guaranteed tickets to the 101st Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil.
Read More
Items 1 - 5 of 1,305
Reserve one of our hospitality suites for your next event!
To start planning your event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway please fill out our Information Request Form or contact Laura Wyamn at (317) 492-8557 or email at lwyman@brickyard.com.
Latest Tweets
RT @NWilson247: Thanks @GrahamRahal @IMS for taking the time to make my kids day. It was my daughter's first time @IMS. #isitmayyet https:/…
about 7 minutes ago