The month of May has kicked off to a great start. With the first week behind us, check out a few things you have to look forward to this week in Indy.
An American Legacy: Norell, Blass, Halston and Sprouse—May 4-January 27
See the designs of Norman Norell, Bill Blass, Halston and Stephen Sprouse at the IMA. Experience over 50 works of fashion and art ranging from classic style to “rock n roll” from these designers with strong Indiana roots.
Clock: Hours may vary
Lehigh Valley IronPigs vs. Indianapolis Indians—May 7-May 10
Enjoy a view from Victory Field as the Indians take on the Ironpigs this week.
Clock: Game times vary
Eastern Conference Playoff Game 5: Indiana Pacers vs. Orlando Magic—May 8
Be there to cheer the Pacers to a victory as they head into game 5. Go Pacers!
Clock: 7 p.m.
Cost: Ticket prices vary
Indy Film Fest: Spring Film Series—Once Upon a Time in Anatolia—May 10
Enjoy a night of international film this Thursday night as part of Indy Film Fest’s Spring Film Series. This Turkish film touches on life in a small town and the journey it lends itself to.
Clock: 7 p.m.
Coffee Pop Series: Bond and Beyond: Celebrating 50 Years of 007—May 11
Take a short coffee break with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra this Friday. Enjoy complimentary coffee and pastries, as the ISO pays tributes to one of our favorite leading men—Bond, James Bond.
Clock: 11 a.m.
Indianapolis Sour + Wild + Funk Fest—May 12
Celebrate one of the hottest trends in craft beer—sour ales. Enjoy 30 styles of sour ales from around the state, country and world, while sampling some great food. The event will feature multiple Indiana brewers including, Brugge, Sun King and Mad Anthony.
Clock: 2-6 p.m.
Practice Day for the Indianapolis 500 featuring the Celebration of Automobiles—May 12
Spend the day at the iconic IMS track. Experience an Indy 500 practice, while celebrating 100 years of vintage and historic automobiles. Check out a few of the most beautiful and rare cars from 1920-1970 at the Celebration of Automobiles.
Clock: Gates open at 10 a.m.
10 a.m.-4 p.m.: Celebration of Automobiles
12 – 6 p.m.: Indy 500 Practice
Cost: $10; Children 12 and under admitted free when accompanied by an adult
Enjoy the week!