The Circle City Classic Weekend Schedule- It’s Here! October 2, 3 & 4, 2009

The 26th annual Circle City Classic football game is set for Saturday, October 3, at 4:00 pm. The place is the gorgeous new Indianapolis downtown sports magnet, Lucas Oil Stadium. The teams are Tuskegee University and Alabama A&M. The name of the game is “The Rematch, 2009.” It’s going to be a big crowd-pleaser, and there will be a big crowd to please.

The Circle City Classic is an important Indianapolis sports event produced every Fall by the Indiana Black Expo to showcase the best of the best in Black college football.

Lots of high-profile, fun activities and events in the Indianapolis area are planned to stretch out the Circle City Classic Weekend, expected to be enjoyed by nearly 200,000 Hoosiers and visitors to Indianapolis, capital of Indiana. Below is the Reader’s Digest version of activities related to the popular Circle City Classic. Please visit the The Circle City Classic website for all the details.

Friday, October 2

Circle City Classic Pep Rally
Youth Block Party
4 pm
NCAA Hall of Champions, downtown Indianapolis

Coors Light Friday Night Classic Cabaret
4 pm
Indiana Convention Center

Classic Comedy Jam
11 pm
Murat Theatre, downtown Indianapolis

Saturday, October 3

Circle City Classic Parade
10 am – 12 noon
Downtown Indianapolis by Monument Circle
Floats, pageantry and marching bands and stars galore.

“Fall Fest”
10:30 am – 11 pm
Pan Am Plaza, downtown Indianapolis at the Indiana State Fairgrounds
Vendors of food, drink, clothing and treasures, plus live music in Indianapolis throughout the entire day.
Information: 317.329.9220

Circle City Classic
4 pm
Lucas Oil Stadium, downtown Indianapolis

Battle of the Bands
During the Circle City Classic halftime
Lucas Oil Stadium, downtown Indianapolis

The Greek Stepdown
7 pm
Indiana Convention Center, downtown Indianapolis

Sunday, October 4

Gospel Music Explosion
4 pm
Madame Walker Theatre, on Indiana Avenue

See the Circle City Classic official website for even more Circle City Classic events and all the details.
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