Sep
10
Sun
Circle City Classic Football and Cheerleading Clinic
Sep 10 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm

In an effort to provide health and wellness opportunities for area youth the Circle City Classic® is offering a FREE Youth Football & Cheerleading Clinic. Indy’s leading coaches and high school athletes as well as current and former NFL players and cheerleaders provide football and cheerleading instruction for youth ages 8-14.  

 

Thank you to the Indianapolis Colts the sponsor the the Circle City Classic® Youth Football and Cheer Clinic.

Sep
17
Sun
Miss Circle City Classic Coronation
Sep 17 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Since 1986, The Circle City Classic® has conducted the Miss Circle City Classic® Coronation to recognize the accomplishments of outstanding young women in the African American community. The Coronation targets area high school females and promotes academic achievement, community service, and leadership development. Prior to the event, participants attend weekly workshops that focus on the importance of teamwork, leadership styles, college admissions requirements, study skills, effective communication (oral and written), dress for success, social etiquette, college financial aid, and modern dance. The top ten finalists have the opportunity to conduct an oral presentation in front of a panel of judges. Scores from each of these areas are tabulated to determine and select Miss Circle City Classic®.

Doors open at 4:00 P.M.

Tickets are available at the IBE Box Office or online Click HERE

Sep
20
Wed
Circle City Classic Prayer & Praise Worship Service
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm


Doors open at 6:00 P.M.

The Classic Prayer and Praise Worship Service kicks off the Circle City Classic weekend. Come and worship with the community as we celebrate the Lord and the many blessing He has bestowed upon the Circle City Classic. 

Speaker:  Jamal Harrison Bryant, Pastor of Empowerment Temple – Baltimore, MD

Musical Guest:  Eastern Star Church Mass Choir

Additional parking is available at the former Boys & Girls Club located behind the church

 

 

Sep
21
Thu
25th Annual Gospel Explosion
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sep
22
Fri
NCAA Circle City Classic Coaches Luncheon
Sep 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Featuring: Kentucky State University vs. Central State University

Major Taylor Award Honoree: Former Indianapolis Colt, Robert Mathis

Other Recognitions: Classic High School Student-Athlete Achievement Awards

Major Taylor Announcement http://conta.cc/2iBF5WD

SOLD OUT

Circle City Classic Pep Rally
Sep 22 @ 4:00 pm

Featuring:  Broad Ripple High School Marching Band & Diamond Divas of Indy

Emcee:  B Swift Hot 96.3 DJ

Circle City Classic Cabaret
Sep 22 @ 7:00 pm
The Circle City Classic® Cabaret will take place on September 22, 2017 in the Indiana Farmers Coliseum at the Indiana State Fairgrounds. This year’s lineup includes Stephanie Mills, Will Downing, S.O.S. Band and Midnight Star. Tickets start at $25.00! VIP floor tickets are $100.00 (limited availability) and non-floor seats are $25.00, $35.00 or $50.00! Purchase tickets via Ticketmaster Click HERE
 
A shuttle service to and from the Indiana State Fairgrounds will be provided to transport downtown guests for $5.00. To secure shuttle service, ticket buyers should visit http://bit.ly/GateTenCabaretParking.
 
Frequently asked questions CLICK HERE
 
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PERFORMERS: Stephanie Mills, Will Downing, S.O.S. Band, and Midnight Star
DATE: Friday, September 22, 2017
TIME: 7:00 pm
LOCATION:  Indiana State Fairgrounds
1202 E. 38th St., Indianapolis, Indiana 46205

TICKETS: Tickets start at $25.00! VIP floor tickets are $100.00 (limited availability) and non-floor seats are $25.00, $35.00 or $50.00! Tickets go on sale Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Ticketmaster.com (800.745.3000), the IBE Box Office (317.923.3037) and the Indiana Farmers Coliseum Box Office (317.762.0126).

Floor Plan

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Sep
23
Sat
Circle City Classic Fan Fest (Tailgate)
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Featuring Jack Daniel’s exhibit, Rickey Smiley Exhibit, Radio One, Food and Merchandise Vendors, etc.

Circle City Classic Parade
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Pagentry, celebrities, floats and marching bands make this one of top parades in the country. Nearly 100,000 spectators watch the Classic Parade weave its way through downtown Indianapolis. Parade Grand Marshals have included renowned celebrities such as Jerry Rice, Kelly Rowland, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Soulfood’s Boris Kodjoe and Grammy Award-winning gospel recording artist, Yolanda Adams.

 

FIVE TIME NBA CHAMPION RON HARPER NAMED GRAND MARSHALL OF 2017 CIRCLE CITY CLASSIC® PARADE

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE

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2017 Circle City Classic® Education Day Party
Sep 23 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm

 

The College Fair with a twist.

EDP-2017

34th Annual Circle City Classic Football Game
Sep 23 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Since its inception, the Circle City Classic football game has featured competitive match-ups. This year we are celebrating the 34th year with two dynamic HBCUs. Don’t miss this legendary event!

Tickets: Indiana Black Expo Box Office, Lucas Oil Stadium Ticket Office, Ticketmaster outlets, or charge by phone, (800) 745-3000 Teams: Kentucky State University v. Central State University

Circle City Classic Battle of the Bands – Half Time
Sep 23 @ 4:30 pm

The Battle of the Bands features the energy, precision and soulful sounds of black college marching bands. The Battle of the Bands brings excitement and energy to the football game during the Half-time show.Featuring half-time by Central State University Marching Band and Kentucky State Marching Band (requires ticket to football game).

34th Annual Circle City Classic Post Game Concert
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

Indiana Black Expo welcomes back Jeezy to perform at the 34th Circle City Classic® post game show.

 

After the game enjoy post game performance INCLUDED with your admission to the game.

 

 

The Circle City Classic® Official After Party “ALL BLACK AFFAIR”
Sep 23 @ 10:00 pm – Sep 24 @ 3:00 am

Please note that General Admission seating is first come, first serve. Limited amount of $30 tickets No refunds. 21+ only