INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – For the third year in a row, an IndyCar will drop in downtown Indianapolis to usher in the New Year.
CBS4 This Morning had the exclusive reveal of the 2017 New Year’s IndyCar!
Bob Schultz from Downtown Indy joined the program to discuss the event and show off the new car, which has logos for CBS4 and other presenting sponsors including Pacers Sports & Entertainment, the Hoosier Lottery, Visit Indy, Indiana Union Construction Industry, among others.
“This is a great celebration of the community coming together to put on an event,” Schultz said.
The event includes music, fireworks and more on Georgia Street.
“We’re so glad you’re a part of it and we’re so glad that we have the IndyCar Experience helping us out with this,” Schultz said.
The IndyCar will be hoisted high above the crowd and descend to mark midnight and the start of 2017.
CBS4 is a proud sponsor of the 3rd Annual Downtown Indy Inc.’s New Year’s Eve Celebration, which is from 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. in downtown Indianapolis on Saturday, Dec. 31. The event is free and open to the public.
We’ll have live coverage including the IndyCar drop on CBS4 from 11:30 p.m. to 12:05 a.m.