Milwaukee IndyFestFriday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16, 2012
Friday, June 15 & Saturday, June 16, 2012
Andretti Sports Marketing is thrilled to bring the stars of the IZOD IndyCar Series back to the Milwaukee Mile, the longest continually operating speedway in the world. The Milwaukee IndyFest will rumble to life Father’s Day weekend, so plan to have your family join three generations of the Andretti family at the Milwaukee IndyFest, June 15 - 16. It will be racing, music and fun for all.
Free Friday: IndyFest on-track action includes practice and qualifying for the Firestone Indy Lights and IZOD IndyCar Series - all seats in the grandstands are free!
Super Saturday: The gates will open early for lots of action in the infield including parties, family fun and contests. The racing features the Firestone Indy Lights Series mid-morning. Following the pre-race pageantry, the Milwaukee IndyFest 225 takes the green flag right around high-noon.
For tickets: http://www.milwaukeeindyfest.com/tickets/milwaukee-indyfest.html
For hotels & packages: http://www.mkepackages.com/package.asp?P=79
The Official Kick-Off to Milwaukee IndyFest PartyThursday, June 14
Thursday, June 14
Rock the block at the FREE Milwaukee IndyFest Street Party on Thursday, June 14! You are invited to cover this first-time ever free event hosted by Marcus Hotels & Resorts to kick-off Milwaukee IndyFest at the Milwaukee Mile June 16. The evening includes:
· 6:30 p.m. – Live music by The Toys; introduction of Michael Andretti
· 6:45 p.m. - Driver appearances and autograph session with:
Michael and Marco Andretti
· 7:30 p.m. – Judging of Classic Car Show featuring the hottest rides from the 60’s and 70’s
Other attractions include:
· Two IndyCar Show Cars
· A House of Harley-Davidson parade
· Milwaukee’s tasty food trucks and beer
· Kids Zone with a Bounce House, Giant Slide, games and more
Attendees are invited to head into the Miller Time Pub located in the Hilton for an “After Party” featuring live music by Shakedown beginning at 10 p.m. Drink specials included!