REO Speedwagon, Styx set to headline Carb Day concert

Reo Speedwagon performs in Indianapolis in 2011 Courtesy: WikimediaCommons, Nightshooter

SPEEDWAY, Ind. (WTHR) — Indianapolis Motor Speedway has announced rock legends REO Speedwagon and Styx will headline the Miller Lite Carb Day Concert Friday, May 22.

The concert will begin at 3:30 p.m. inside Turn 4 of the track. Styx will take the stage first, followed by REO Speedwagon.

"REO Speedwagon and Styx are the perfect headliners to shift anticipation for the 104th Indy 500 into top gear," IMS President J. Douglas Boles said. "Both bands came from Midwestern roots to become enduring global superstars, just like the Indy 500."

Tickets are on sale now at General admission tickets are $30, and kids 15 and younger get in free with and an adult ticketholder. A general admission ticket gets you in the gates of IMS and into the concert. General admission tickets can be upgraded to a Concert Pit ticket or a VIP Deck ticket.

VIP Deck ticketholders get special access on the viewing deck, pit access, two drink tickets and light food options for $250. Concert Pit tickets are $25, but do not include gate admission into IMS. The Concert Grandstand ticket is $95 and offers access into the IMS gates and a seat in the grandstand with a view of the concert stage.

In addition to online purchasing, tickets are available by calling 800-822-INDY or by visiting the IMS Ticket Office at the IMS Administration Building.

IMS previously announced Luke Bryan as the headliner for the Legends Day show.