In honor of their back-to-back appearances on national television this week, and to celebrate the return of primetime football to Lucas Oil Stadium, the Indianapolis Colts have announced an “Operation Blue Out” beginning October 14 through October 20. During this time, the Colts and their partners at WTHR Channel 13 and 1070/107.5 FM The Fan are asking fans across Indiana to wear blue throughout the week, and to the game at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday, October 20.
Let's show America the passion and excitement of Colts Nation. We are COLTSTRONG!
“OPERATION BLUE OUT” COMMEMORATIVE POSTERS
In honor of the return of primetime football to Lucas Oil Stadium and in partnership with WTHR Channel 13 and 1070/107.5 The Fan, the Indianapolis Colts have created a commemorative “Operation Blue Out” poster for fans. The posters will be available at six (6) Meijer locations throughout Central Indiana from 4:00-8:00 p.m. beginning on Wednesday, October 15 through Friday, October 18, while supplies last.
- Pike Plaza Meijer - 5349 Pike Plaza Rd, Indianapolis, Ind. 46254
- East Washington Meijer - 11351 E Washington St, Indianapolis, Ind. 46229
- Avon Meijer - 10841 E US 36, Avon, Ind. 46123
- Carmel Meijer - 1424 W Carmel Dr, Carmel, Ind. 46032
- Southport Meijer - 5325 E Southport Rd, Indianapolis, Ind. 46237
- Noblesville Meijer - 17000 Mercantile Blvd, Noblesville, Ind. 46060
The posters will also be available to members of the live audience at The Pat McAfee Show on Tuesday, October 15, at 7:00 p.m. For location information on the show, visit www.indystar.com.
BLUE'S FAN VAN
Blue's Fan Van will be out and about the entire week looking for fans wearing BLUE. Here are some of the places he will be visiting:
OFFICIAL "BLUE WEEK" PROCLAMATION
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard has officially proclaimed it "Blue Week" throughout the city.
- HANK FM TICKET PROMOTION (OCT 15-18)
Listen to Hank FM all week long! Every morning at 7:10 fans will have a chance to win a pair of tickets to the Colts vs. Broncos game and a meet-and-greet with country music star Sara Evans before the game.
- WTHR CHANNEL 13 POSTER PASSOUT (OCT 18)
On Friday, October 18, WTHR Channel 13 will host a drive-thru poster pass-out at their headquarters, located at 1000 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, Ind., beginning at 6:30 a.m. while supplies last. To pick up a poster, cars should enter the WTHR parking lot off of Tenth Street, just west of Meridian St.
- COLTS BLUE FRIDAY (OCT 18)
The Colts host Meijer Blue Friday events before every home game at various Meijer store locations. Meijer Blue Friday events include Colts cheerleader autographs, Colts giveaways and Colts In Motion, the team’s traveling museum (weather permitting). Fans may also win Colts tickets to upcoming home games through a spin-to-win wheel and register to win autographed items. The Blue Friday on October 18 will be held from 5-6 p.m. at the Noblesville Meijer store (17000 Mercantile Blvd, Noblesville, IN 46060). Fans will have the opportunity to win tickets to the Colts vs. Broncos game at the event.
AMERICAN FAMILY INSURANCE TOUCHDOWN TOWN
If you're headed to the game on Sunday or just looking for a great place to hang out with other Colts fans, be sure to stop by the FREE American Family Insurance Touchdown Town
between 5:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. on October 20th to enjoy some of the following:
- Operation Blue Out Foam Fingers, provided by WTHR Channel 13, to first 3,000 fans
- Free Zipline Rides
- Blue Carpet Photo Booth
- Blue food items at the US Foods Truck
- Face painting
- $3 Drink Specials
- PLAY 60 Zone
- Bud Light bar
- Giant TV Screen
Plus, the first 50,000 fans inside the gates that evening will receive a blue rally towel, courtesy of Lucas Oil Products.
Primetime football wouldn't be complete wiithout blue lights! If you are in downtown Indianapolis October 15-20 look for blue lights along South Street in front of Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Indianapolis Colts are now accepting deposits for the 2014 season ticket waiting list
Fans can learn more and join the waiting list here