Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest


Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest


SATURDAY, DECEMBER 16, 2017

8 A.M. – 3 P.M.

LUCAS OIL STADIUM


The Indianapolis Colts and Indiana Blood Center would like to invite you to Indiana’s largest single-day blood drive - our annual Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest, presented by Indiana Blood Center and sponsored in part by Indiana University Health, Indiana State Department of Health, ATI Physical Therapy, CBS4.

The 18th annual Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest is scheduled for Saturday, December 16 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Lucas Oil Stadium. Similar to previous years, the 2017 event will include free family-friendly activities to create a fun experience for all who attend. There will be opportunities to tour the field and the Colts locker room, chances to win prizes and appearances by Colts Cheerleaders and Blue, the official mascot of the Colts.

To make an appointment to donate blood, click here or call Indiana Blood Center at 1-800-632-4722.

EVENT MAP
To download a map of the event layout and parking, click here.

PARKING
Free parking is available throughout the day for blood drive and health fair attendees in the South Lot (enter at Gate 10).

EVENT ENTRANCE
All attendees at the Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest must enter the stadium through the East gate and doors (off Capitol Ave.).

EVENT TIMELINE

•             8:00 a.m. - Doors open for the 2017 Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Holiday Fest
Special appearances by Colts Players, Cheerleaders and Blue the Mascot throughout the day
•             8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Open Field Activities
•             8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Field Visits
•             8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PLAY 60 Zone Open
•             8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Register to Win Tickets
•             8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Colts Pro Shop Open
•             9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Cheerleaders, Players and Blue Autographs
Appearances will take place throughout the day at various times
•             12:00 p.m. - "Dr. Seuss' Hou the Grinch Stole Christmas" movie begins
•             1:45 p.m. - "A Christmas Story" movie begins
•             3:00 p.m. - Blood Drive Closes

EVENT ACTIVITIES (all activities are free and open to the public)

•             Appearances by Blue and Colts Cheerleaders
•             Discounted concessions
•             Face painting
•             Register-to-win Colts tickets
•             Colts giveaways
•             Photo booth
•             Access to the field
•             Colts inflatables
•             Colts Super Bowl Trophy

CHILDCARE (for blood donors only)
Free child care will be available for all blood drive participants while they’re donating.


The 2017 Bleed Blue Blood Drive and Health Fair is presented by Indiana Blood Center and sponsored in part by Indiana University Health, ATI Physical Therapy, and Indiana State Department of Health.  

To make an appointment to donate blood, click here or call Indiana Blood Center at 1-800-632-4722.

For more information about blood donation guidelines, as well as a complete list of blood center locations and hours, please visit www.indianablood.org/bleedblue.