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Colts Kick Off "Light the Town Blue" Campaign for Playoffs

Posted Dec 29, 2013

Fans, Businesses Invited to Wear Blue, Decorate with Blue Lights.

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts have reclaimed the AFC South division and will host a home playoff game (tickets available beginning Monday, December 30, at 10 a.m. on www.colts.com/playoffs). As the national spotlight once again shifts to Indianapolis, the team is launching a statewide “Light the Town Blue” campaign to give fans and local businesses the opportunity to show their support for the team during their playoff run.

 

The campaign, supported in part by 1070/107.5 The Fan, includes a variety of events and promotions beginning on December 30, including a limited edition playoff poster, blue light bulb give-a-way at Meijer, daily social media contests, Community Day at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, a light display at Lucas Oil Stadium, Blue Friday at Circle Centre Mall, and a virtual pep rally with 1070/107.5 The Fan and Bud Light.

 

Below is a list of all activities the team has planned this week for “Light the Town Blue.” Visit www.colts.com/playoffs for more information and to purchase playoff tickets.

 

  • Saturday, January 4

“LIGHT THE TOWN BLUE” PROCLAMATIONS (MONDAY, DECEMBER 30)

To support the Indianapolis Colts playoff berth, Indiana Governor Mike Pence and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard will show their support for the “Light the Town Blue” campaign by issuing proclamations encouraging Hoosiers across Indiana to wear blue and decorate with blue lights.

 

“LIGHT THE TOWN BLUE” POSTERS (MONDAY, DECEMBER 30 – WHILE SUPPLIES LAST)

Free “Light the Town Blue” commemorative playoff posters will be available at participating Indiana Huntington Bank branches and Central Indiana Toyota dealerships beginning Monday, December 30, while supplies last. Fans are encouraged to stop by one of the 45 Huntington branches or 11 Toyota dealerships across Indiana to pick up a poster. See below for a list of participating Huntington and Toyota locations.

                

BLUE LIGHT BULB GIVE-A-WAY (DECEMBER 30 – WHILE SUPPLIES LAST)

The Indianapolis Colts have teamed up with Meijer to provide free blue light bulbs to fans. Beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, December 30, fans can pick up a free blue light bulb at one of the following 18 Meijer store locations around Indiana, while supplies last. Additional light bulbs will be available for purchase at each store. Meijer is the Official Supercenter of the Indianapolis Colts.

 

-   Central Indiana Stores

  • o Carmel - 1424 W Carmel Dr., Carmel
  • o E. 96th Street - 8375 E 96th St., Indianapolis
  • o E. Washington St. - 11351 E Washington St., Indianapolis
  • o Greenwood - 150 S Marlin Dr., Greenwood
  • o Mooresville - 10509 Heartland Blvd., Camby
  • o Noblesville - 17000 Mercantile Blvd., Noblesville
  • o Pike Plaza - 5349 Pike Plaza Rd, Indianapolis
  • o Rockville Rd. - 10841 E US 36, Avon
  • o Southport Rd. - 5325 E Southport Rd., Indianapolis

- Anderson Store - 6610 Scatterfield Rd., Anderson

- Muncie Store - 6260 W McGalliard Rd., Muncie

- Fort Wayne Stores

  • o Illinois Rd. - 5909 Illinois Rd., Ft. Wayne
  • o Lima Rd. - 6309 Lima Rd., Ft. Wayne
  • o Maysville Rd. - 10301 SR 37 Hwy, Ft. Wayne

- Lafayette Store - 4901 SR 26 E, Lafayette

- Kokomo Store - 2301 E Markland Ave., Kokomo

- Marion Store - 3820 S. Western Ave., Marion

- Warsaw Store - 1200 US-30, Warsaw

 

 

COLTS PLAYOFF TICKETS (DECEMBER 30, 10 A.M.)

Indianapolis Colts playoff tickets will be available for purchase beginning Monday, December 30 at 10 a.m. through normal channels: Lucas Oil Stadium Ticket Office, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, www.ticketmaster.com and charge-by-phone at (800) 745-3000.

 

If playing Wild Card Weekend, the game will be played on Saturday, January 4 or Sunday, January 5.  If playing Divisional Weekend, the game will be played on Saturday, January 11 or Sunday, January 12.  All Wild Card Weekend playoff dates and times will be finalized the evening of December 29.  Prices vary and are determined by the NFL. Check www.colts.com/playoffs for more details.


COLTS FLAGS DELIVERED TO INDIANAPOLIS FIRE STATIONS (DECEMBER 30)

To celebrate the Colts playoff berth, Indianapolis Fire Stations will fly Colts flags throughout the duration of the playoffs beginning Monday, December 30. Colts Cheerleaders and Blue will personally deliver the flags to two stations on Monday, December 30. The first delivery will take place at 2 p.m. at Station 7 (555 N New Jersey St., Indianapolis). The second delivery will be to Station 13 (429 W Ohio St., Indianapolis) at 2:45 p.m.

 

 

#TIMETOSHINE SOCIAL MEDIA CONTESTS (DECEMBER 30 THROUGH PLAYOFFS)

Beginning Monday, December 30, the Indianapolis Colts will host contests on Twitter (@colts), Facebook (facebook.com/colts), Instagram (@colts) and Google (plus.google.com/ IndianapolisColts) giving fans the opportunity to win a variety of prizes, including playoff tickets. Stay tuned to www.colts.com/playoffs for more information.

 

“LIGHT THE TOWN BLUE” COMMUNITY DAY (JANUARY 2, 2014)

For the second year, the Colts are teaming up with The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis to host a “Light the Town Blue” Community Day at the Museum on Thursday, January 2. Event elements will include free blue glow necklaces and Colts playoff posters for the first 3,000 in attendance, special appearances by Colts Cheerleaders, Blue and much more! All attendees are encouraged to wear blue.

 

When:             Thursday, January 2, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

 

Where:            The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

                        3000 North Meridian

                        Indianapolis, IN 46208

 

What:             

  • Glow necklaces and playoff posters for first 3,000 in attendance
  • Blue Jell-O, blue cookies and a bleu cheese burger available in the Food Court
  • Colts Cheerleader Autographs (10 a.m. – 2 p.m.)
  • Story Time with Colts Cheerleaders (12, 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.)
  • Photos with the Colts XLI Super Bowl Trophy
  • Blue, the team mascot (10-10:30 a.m.)
  • B105.7 Photo Booth

 

LIGHT DISPLAY AT LUCAS OIL STADIUM (JANUARY 2 – JANUARY 4, 2014)

A special light display will appear on the south end of Lucas Oil Stadium beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, January 2. The display will be up from 6-11 p.m. each evening January 2-4, and each morning from 5-8 a.m. January 3-4.

 

Media interested in capturing footage of the light display should contact Stephanie Pemberton with the Colts Marketing Department at 317-997-6900 to gain access to the south parking lot at the stadium.

 

PLAYOFF POSTER DRIVE-THRUS (JANUARY 3, 2014)

On Friday, January 3, the Colts will host morning drive-thru poster pass-outs at four (4) Meijer locations throughout Central Indiana. From 7-8 a.m. individuals can drive-thru and pick up a special edition Colts Playoff poster.

 

When:             Friday, January 3, 7-8 a.m.

 

Where:            Meijer Avon - 10841 East US 36

Meijer Carmel - 1424 West Carmel Drive

Meijer E. Washington St. - 11351 E. Washington Street

Meijer Southport Rd. - 5325 E. Southport Road

 

BLUE FRIDAY PEP RALLY (FRIDAY JANUARY 3, 2014)

The Colts will host a playoff-themed Blue Friday Pep Rally at the Circle Centre Mall food court in Downtown Indianapolis on January 3. Beginning at 11:30 a.m. fans are encouraged to stop by to pick up a special edition Colts playoff poster, listen to live music from Dave & Rae and meet Colts Tight End Dwayne Allen.

 

When:                         Friday, January 3, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 

Where:            Circle Centre Mall Food Court (3rd Floor)

                        49 West Maryland Street

                        Indianapolis, IN           

 

What:             

  • Special Edition Colts Playoff Poster
  • Colts Tight End Dwayne Allen
  • Register to Win Playoff Tickets
  • Colts Cheerleaders
  • Blue, the official mascot of the Colts
  • Live music by Dave and Rae
  • Live remote broadcast with 1070/107.5 The Fan

 

VIRTUAL PLAYOFF PEP RALLY (FRIDAY JANUARY 3, 2014)

For the first time, the Colts are teaming up with 1070/107.5 The Fan and Bud Light to host a virtual “Blue Friday” pep rally utilizing Google during the Colts Happy Hour radio show, hosted by JMV, from 6-7 p.m. Fans will be able to watch the show and participate in the pep rally by visiting Colts Grille or one of three satellite locations around Central Indiana. They can also watch online anywhere in the world through the Colts Google page (plus.google.com/ IndianapolisColts) or www.colts.com. Colts Grille and each satellite location will have free Colts playoff posters and glow necklaces for fans, while supplies last, as well as visits from Colts Cheerleaders and the opportunity to win Colts playoff tickets. In addition, any fan who watches the virtual pep rally via Google will be eligible to win a pair of playoff tickets.

 

When:                         Friday, January 3, 6-7 p.m.

 

Where:            Main Location: Colts Grille

                        Satellite Location 1: Sully’s Bar and Grille, 1229 S. Girls School Road, Indianapolis

                        Satellite Location 2: The Stacked Pickle, 172 Melody Lane, Greenwood

                        Satellite Location 3: Moon Dog Tavern, 4825 E 96th St #1600, Indianapolis

                        Other: Fans can also participate in the virtual pep rally through their Android phones and                              laptops by visiting the Colts Google page at plus.google.com/ IndianapolisColts or                          www.colts.com

           

HUNTINGTON BANK LOCATIONS – PLAYOFF POSTERS

Beginning Monday, December 30, free Colts playoff posters will be available for fans at the following Huntington Bank branch locations, while supplies last.

 

Office Name

Street Address

City/Zip

Indianapolis - Downtown

45 N Pennsylvania St

Indpls, 46204

Alexandria

101 S. Harrison St.

Alexandria, 46001

Avon

7717 E. U.S. Highway 36

Avon, 46123

Beech Grove

3841 S. Emerson Ave

Beech Grove, 46203

Brownsburg

1531 N Green Street

Brownsburg, 46112

Rangeline Road

998 S. Range Line Rd

Carmel, 46032

Danville

108 E. Main St.

Danville, 46122

Fishers - E. 96th St.

7878 East 96th

Fishers, 46037

Geist

11640 Olio Rd

Fishers, 46037

Fishers

11001 Allisonville Rd

Fishers, 46038

Franklin

1126 N Main Street

Franklin, 46131

Greenwood

611 W County Line Rd

Greenwood, 46142

SR 135 South

372 S. SR 135

Greenwood, 46142

Greenwood Springs

1267 N Emerson Ave

Greenwood, 46143

Lockfield Shoppes

801 W 10th Street

Indpls, 46202

Capitol Center

201 N. Illinois St. Ste 100

Indpls, 46204

Rockville Road

6714 Rockville Road

Indpls, 46214

South

50 W. County Line Rd

Indpls, 46217

Irvington

5720 E Washington

Indpls, 46219

Allisonville Road

6254 Allisonville Road

Indpls, 46220

Broad Ripple

724 Broad Ripple Ave

Indpls, 46220

Lakewood

6830 Lake Plaza Dr

Indpls, 46220

Kentucky Ave

3633 Kentucky Ave

Indpls, 46221

Northwest

3460 N. High School Rd

Indpls, 46224

Esquire Plaza

8401 Pendleton Pike

Indpls, 46226

Heritage

404 E Thompspon Rd

Indpls, 46227

Southeast

3158 E. Thompson Rd

Indpls, 46227

East Washington

10531 E. Washington St

Indpls, 46229

Oaklandon

11835 Pendleton Pike

Indpls, 46236

Clearwater Crossing

3938 East 82nd Street

Indpls, 46240

Lafayette Road/Sq.

4618 W 38th St

Indpls, 46254

91st & Meridian

9075 N Meridian St

Indpls, 46260

Traders Point

5640 W 86th Street

Indpls, 46268

Willow Lake

2630 W. 86th St

Indpls, 46268

71st & Zionsville

5605 West 71st Street

Indpls, 46278

Lafayette Main

101 N. 4th St

Lafayette, 47901

Teal Road

2101 Teal Rd

Lafayette, 47905

Lebanon Main

102 N Lebanon Street

Lebanon, 46052

Gray Road & 146th St.

14611 N. Gray Rd

Noblesville,  46060

Noblesville

949E. Conner St

Noblesville,  46060

Plainfield

2110 Stafford Rd.

Plainfield, 46168

West Lafayette

2405 N. Salisbury

W. Lafayette, 47906

Westfield

3560 S. R. 32 E.

Westfield, 46074

West Carmel

10925 N. Michigan Rd

Zionsville, 46077

Zionsville

1207 W Oak Street

Zionsville, 46077

                                                             

TOYOTA DEALERSHIP LOCATIONS – PLAYOFF POSTERS

Beginning Monday, December 30, free Colts playoff posters will be available for fans at the following Central Indiana Toyota dealerships, while supplies last.

 

Office Name

Street Address

City/Zip

Andy Mohr Toyota

8941 East US Hwy 36

Avon, IN  46123

Beck Toyota

8055 US 31 South

Indianapolis, IN  46227

Butler Toyota

3232 Harper Road

Indianapolis, IN  46240

Ed Martin Toyota

5500 Scatterfield Rd.

Anderson, IN  46013

O'Brien Toyota

2550 N. Shadeland Ave.

Indianapolis, IN  46219

Kokomo Toyota

3815 S. LaFountain St.

Kokomo, IN  46902

Royal South Toyota

3115 South Walnut St.

Bloomington, IN  47401

Tom Wood Toyota

4202 Lafayette Road

Indianapolis, IN  46254

Toyota of Muncie

3311 N. Nebo Road

Muncie, IN  47304

Toyota of Richmond

5601 National Rd East

Richmond, IN  47374

Carver Toyota of Columbus

10255 N. US Hwy 31

Taylorville, IN  47280

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