500 Festival

Purdue sophomore from Fishers selected as 2018 500 queen scholar

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This year's 500 Festival Queen Scholar is Natalie Murdock, a sophomore at Purdue UniversityRead more

USAF Gen. Joseph Lengyel to keynote 500 Festival Memorial Service

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The 500 Festival announced Thursday that General Joseph L. Lengyel will be the Keynote Speaker at the 500 Festival Memorial Service on Friday.Read more

500 Festival Kids' Day and Rookie Run on May 12

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(WTHR) — If you're looking for something to do on Saturday, Indiana's largest, free outdoor festival for kids is going on. The Salesforce & JPMorgan Chase...Read more


Local pop-up shop outfitting Hoosiers for the month of May

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The month of May is all about black and white fashions, and a Hoosier with a long roster of celebrity clients is in town to make sure you look good for all of the events.Read more

Colts Coach Reich to host 500 Festival's Snakepit Ball

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Colts Head Coach Frank Reich will serve as the host of the 2018 KeyBank 500 Festival Snakepit Ball, the 500 Festival announced Tuesday.Read more

Photos: Sights from the 2018 Mini Marathon

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Runners were cheered on by thousands of well wishers and celebrities including American Ninja Warrior host Matt Iseman and celebrity chef Vic Vegas.Read more

500 Festival, IMS to kickoff May on Monument Circle

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On Wednesday, the 500 Festival and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway will kick off the month of May with a free event. Read more

JW Marriott makes it official: This is May

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The 16-story decal commemorating the 102nd Indianapolis 500 is now up on the JW Marriott.Read more

First look at 2018 IPL 500 Festival Parade, Grand Marshals

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Watch the 2018 IPL 500 Festival Parade exclusively on WTHR Saturday, May 26.Read more


Racers reach final milestone before 500 Festival Mini Marathon

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Runners took over downtown Indianapolis to race in the last training event before the 500 Festival Mini Marathon.Read more

Volunteers needed as 500 Festival events are underway

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The OrthoIndy Miler series kicks off this weekend with the 3-mile race.Read more