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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. This week, we focus on the 2010 Indianapolis 500 and events surrounding it.


  • Indianapolis 500: Carb Day – Speedway, IN (5/28) – Carb day is your second-to last chance to come down to the track before the 2010 Indianapolis 500 kicks off on Sunday. ZZ Top will perform on Friday evening.
  • The IPL 500 Festival Parade – Indianapolis, IN (5/29) – The IPL 500 Festival Parade is one of the most anticipated events during the Month Of May. Be there to see the Grand Marshals of this year’s parade – the 2009-2010 Butler University Basketball Team, who played in the NCAA National Championship game in Indianapolis less than two months ago.
  • Indianapolis 500: Race – Speedway, IN (5/30) – We can’t talk about Memorial Day Weekend in Indianapolis without mentioning The Greatest Spectacle in Racing. There are still tickets available. Click here to order.

You can always find more discounts & packages and festivals & events on and you can read about some great Indiana Trip Ideas or plan your next trip to or within Indiana using our interactive Trip Planner.

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