Circle City Classic Friday

Yes, the Circle City Classic football game is a big deal. Yes, huge hordes flood to Indianapolis to see the showy competition at Lucas Oil Stadium. But they also come for the party of the year, the Circle City Classic Weekend taking place at various Indianapolis performance venues and gathering spots all over Indy. Circle City Classic Friday begins today, Friday, October 2 and goes through the weekend. Take a look below at what’s happening today to kick off the main event.

Circle City Classic Friday Schedule

DJ Geno’s Comedy Jam
8 pm and 11 pm
Murat Theatre
With Red Grant, Eddie Griffin, Lannelle and Melanie Comacho.
Tickets: $29.99 at the Murat Theatre ticket office, or here
317.925.2702 X 46

HBCU Recruiter’s Luncheon
By Invitation Only
12 noon – 2 pm
NCAA Hall of Champions in downtown Indianapolis

HBCU Scholarship Opportunity Network
High School Seniors recommended by their individual schools only. This event provides an opportunity for attendees to interview for scholarships.

HBCU Intern / Co-Op Network
12:30 pm – 2 pm
Martin University Gathertorium
Networking opportunities for around the Circle City and beyond.

Rev. Charles Williams Golf Outing
10 am registration, 11 am shotgun start
Golf Club of Indiana in Lebanon
317.925.2702 X 3112

Coaches Luncheon and Major Taylor Awards
11 am – 1:30 pm
Indiana Convention Center
Reception and luncheon
Tickets $30 each or $300 per table

Classic Pep Rally and Youth Block Party
4 PM
NCAA Hall of Champions
Indianapolis and Central Indiana high school bands join other competing marching bands to wow tens of thousands of avid fans.

Coors Light Classic Cabaret
7 pm – 8 pm
Indiana Convention Center
Tickets $45 and $40 each or $450 for a table of ten.

Nationwide Distance Recruitment Network
8 am – 11:30 am
Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School
Visiting representatives for HBCU provide recruitment opportunities nationwide.

Pep Rally: “Getcha Mind Right”
6:30 pm
Indiana Convention Center, downtown Indianapolis
Tickets $20 includes live music in Indianapolis by well-known performers among Indianapolis bands and others around the nation, the Steppin’ contest for a $2500 prize, and the party mixer of the year.

Classic Fan Fest
Time and place to be determined

The Circle City Classic is always a big Indianapolis sports draw, and a major player among the many Indianapolis events and happenings. For tons of information on the Circle City Classic Weekend, visit the website. For a brief outline of the Weekend Schedule, click here.

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