End of month activities heat up in downtown Indianapolis this week
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Despite the month of July coming to a close, downtown activities are not, as a full week of festivals, sports events and celebrations will occur in downtown Indianapolis this week.
Extra traffic will be evident from Wednesday through the weekend in the city.
Here is a list of some of the happenings in the city this week:
Wednesday, July 26
Market Street will be closed between Alabama and Delaware streets 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. for the Original Farmers’ Market at the City Market.
The west block of Georgia Street (between Capitol Avenue and Illinois Street) will be closed 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. for The XQ Super School Project.
South Street between Capitol Avenue and Missouri Street will be closed from 7 p.m. Wednesday – 4 a.m. Saturday for Indianapolis Convention Center traffic control.
Monument Circle will be closed 9:30 – 11:30 p.m. for the Calvary Tabernacle Concert on the Circle.
Thursday, July 27
The Center Block of Georgia Street (between Meridian and Illinois streets) will be closed 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. for IMPD Downtown District Community Day.
Meridian Street between Merrill and Henry streets will be closed 6 – 8 p.m. for Purdue Polytechnic High School Back to School Night.
Friday, July 28
Michigan Street between Tremont Street and Holmes Avenue (just west of the White River) will be closed 8 a.m. Friday – 8 p.m. Sunday for the Gus Macker River West Classic.
Food Truck Friday will take place on the west block of Georgia Street. As a result, the south lane will be closed 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 29
Blackford Street between New York and Wabash streets will be closed 8:30 a.m. – 9 p.m. for the Indiana Microbrewers Festival.
Sunday, July 30
South Street between Capitol Avenue and West Street will be closed 5 a.m. – 8 p.m. for the Indianapolis Colts Training Camp Touchdown Town.
The United Pentecostal Church International North American Youth Congress will cause increased bus and pedestrian traffic around the Indianapolis Convention Center Wednesday – Friday.
Indianapolis Indians games may cause increased traffic around Victory Field evenings Monday, Tuesday and Thursday – Saturday and Wednesday and Sunday afternoon.
Concerts at the Farm Bureau Insurance Lawn may cause increased traffic around White River State Park Tuesday evening.