Join hundreds of pilots, AOPA leadership, Red Bull executives and local leaders for a chance to party at the mecca of racing, the historic Indianapolis Raceway Panasonic Pagoda and Yard of Bricks. We will keep the excitement going with live music by the award-winning Chris Weaver Band, drinks, food and plenty more as you take in the one of a kind experience.
What better way to end a day of high-speed, low-altitude qualifying racing than to party with the coolest people around, fellow AOPA Pilots!
Mixing southern rock, soul, and country blues, Chris Weaver and his band are inspiring crowds all around the world on the heels of releasing their sophomore CD, American Dreamer. Winners of the 2015 Nashville Independent Music Awards: “Best Country Duo or Group”, “Best Live Country Performer(s)”, and MusicRow Country Breakout: Independent Artist of the Year, the Chris Weaver Band is an experience you don't want to miss!
See the official timekeeper on display at the Brickyard Bash. To celebrate the new partnership with Red Bull Air Race as Official Timekeeper, Hamilton released a special edition automatic watch called the Khaki Air Race. Orange and black for the Team Hamilton version to resemble Nicolas Ivanoff's race plane, and blue and grey for the Official Timekeeper model to honor Red Bull Air Race colors.
The final race of The Red Bull Air Race World Championship is at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway October 14-15. This heart-pounding race of master class pilots performing the most complex, exciting maneuvers you’ll see in the air may just be the most fun you’ll have all year.Buy Tickets
On turn 4, The Engagement Zone pavilion is full of extreme activities that will keep fans of all ages entertained in between the races. Check out the AOPA drone cage, take selfies in front of our green screen repeater board with your choice of two backgrounds, and get a limited edition t-shirt if you join or renew your AOPA membership.
AOPA has made arrangements with our friends at Montgomery Aviation at Indianapolis Executive Airport (KTYQ) to welcome members to Indianapolis. Fly in to Indianapolis Saturday morning for a pancake breakfast, then ride the shuttle (nominal fee requested) to the Speedway for a day of qualifying rounds. Contact Montgomery Aviation here.