Free Milwaukee IndyFest Street Party on Thursday

June 10, 2013 by · Leave a Comment
Filed under: Recreation, Sports 

milwaukee indyfest street partyMilwaukee IndyFest is gearing up for this weekend’s race at State Fair Park by throwing a free street party downtown on Thursday. Meet Indy car drivers, enjoy free entertainment, and check out Indy cars up close.

The Milwaukee IndyFest Street Party takes place on Thursday, June 13 on Wisconsin Ave. between 4th and 5th Streets. The party runs from 5-10 p.m.

The free event will give race fans the opportunity to meet and get autographs from Indy car drivers including Marco Andretti, Tony Kanaan, Scott Dixon, Ryan Hunter-Reay, and several more.

The schedule of events also includes:

  • Live music from the Eddie Butts Band
  • Car Show
  • Kid Zone with inflatable jumpers for kids
  • Indy Show Cars
  • A Pit Stop Challenge for fans to test their pit skills

Indy race legend Mario Andretti is also scheduled to appear.

The Milwaukee IndyFest Street Party is just one of many events leading up to Saturday’s 250 lap race at the Milwaukee Mile. For a full calendar of events and information about the race, visit the Milwaukee IndyFest website.