Indianapolis 500 Weekend Post: Start times and television info

Indianapolis 500

The Indianapolis 500 will take place this Sunday at the 2.5-mile Indianapolis Motor Speedway. While 33 drivers will take to the track for a chance at post race milk there is plenty to be seen at Indy before hand.

Below you can find a schedule of worthwhile events this weekend.

Friday May 23

11 am – 12:00 pm – Indianapolis 500 Practice (Track)

12:30 pm – Indy Lights Freedom 100 Race (40 Laps)

6 pm – Gates Close

Sunday May 25

10:15 am – Cars Grid on Track (Track)

10:15 am – On the Banks of the Wabash (Track, performed by the Purdue University All-American Marching Band)

10:35 am – Green Flag Delivered by Andrew Luck (Turn 1)

10:50 am – Vintage Car Laps (Track)

11:10 am – Military Recognition Lap (Track)

11:33 am – Indianapolis 500 Driver Introductions (Track)

11:43 am – America the Beautiful (Track)

11:45 am – Military Address (Track)

11:47 am – God Bless America (Track, performed by Florence Henderson)

11:49 am – Invocation (Track)

11:52 am – Taps (Track)

11:53 am – National Anthem (Track, performed by LeAnn Rimes)

11:55 am – Flyover (Performed by the Black Diamond Jet Team)

11:57 am – Drivers to Your Cars Announcement (Track)

12:04 pm – Back Home Again in Indiana (Track, performed by Jim Nabors)

12:12 pm – 98th Running of the Indianapolis 500 (200 Laps)