Purchase your 2020 tickets for may!

IPL 500 Festival Parade
Saturday, May 23, 2020 | Downtown Indianapolis | Festivities start at 11:45 am
Tickets start at $10

The excitement of Race Weekend wouldn’t be the same without experiencing one of the nation’s biggest parades on Saturday, May 23. Get a front row seat to the larger-than-life balloons, massive floats, marching bands, celebrities, and the 33 starting drivers competing in the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500. Tickets start at just $10 and it’s fun for the entire family.

Parade Tickets


500 Festival Off the Grid, presented by KeyBank
Saturday, May 23, 2020 | Indiana Roof Ballroom | 6 – 11 pm ET
Tickets: $325 each | For VIP group packages email

This red carpet, black-tie event (formerly called Snakepit Ball) captures an eclectic mix of celebrities and VIPs in town for the Indy 500. On Saturday, May 23, the Indiana Roof Ballroom will be transformed into Race Weekend’s most exclusive event. We’re only making a limited number of Off the Grid tickets available to the public so don’t miss your chance to experience a night of nonstop entertainment, spectacular food stations, hand-crafted cocktails and revelry the night before the Greatest Spectacle in Racing!

Off the Grid Tickets


500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard, presented by Midwestern Engineers, Inc.
Saturday, May 16, 2020 | Indianapolis Motor Speedway | 8:30 – 10:30 am
Tickets: $75 | Preferred Corporate Table: $950

Once a year, racing fans, business leaders, Indiana mayors, and the 33 500 Festival Princesses gather at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for an action-packed, Hoosier tradition – the 500 Festival Breakfast at the Brickyard, presented by Midwestern Engineers, Inc.

Breakfast Tickets



Proceeds from the 500 Festival’s ticketed events help support our free youth programs and events.

Have Parade questions? Email

For other ticketed events, email: info@500festival.comor call our Ticket Hotline: (317) 614-6400.  


2020 Tickets Will Open to the Public on March 4.