Le Fer Hall

Indy Alumni & Friends Gathering

May 25

Join us for the annual AES 500 Festival Parade on Saturday, May 25, 2024.

The National Bank of Indianapolis – Downtown Banking Center
107 N Pennsylvania St #100 
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Arrival: 10:30 a.m.
Festivities kick-off: 11:45 a.m.
Parade Starts: Noon

Join fellow Woodsies at this year’s AES 500 Festival Parade! You don’t want to miss this opportunity to see SMWC alums and make new connections while watching the parade. The National Bank of Indianapolis – Downtown Banking Center is offering a discounted ticket price of $20/person for a special area for SMWC alums and guests. Each purchased ticket will include viewing of the parade, box lunch, and cannot go without mentioning bathroom access! 

The AES 500 Festival Parade ranks among the nation’s most prominent parades, receiving national recognition amongst the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Over 200,000 spectators will line the streets of downtown Indianapolis to witness the extravagant floats, enormous helium balloons, renowned figures, esteemed guests, top-notch bands, and all 33 Indy 500 drivers in action.

To purchase your ticket please call or text Alumni Board Member, Nancy Beckerich ’90, at 317-671-9404 or email at nancy.beckerich@gmail.com. Space is limited and tickets will sale fast therefore if you have plans to attend, you will want to secure your ticket now. Those who purchase a ticket to watch the parade, punctual arrival time is important as you will need to make plans to meet Nancy in front of the bank the morning of the parade to pickup your ticket. Hope to see you all there!