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Indianapolis Colts Kickoff Concert | Indianapolis Colts –

kickoff concert
Friday, September 8, 2023 at Lucas Oil Stadium

Featured Special Guests


Features of the Jim Irsay Collection

Jim Irsay, owner & CEO of the Indianapolis Colts, brings items from The Jim Irsay Collection – a renowned assemblage of iconic artifacts from rock music, American history and pop culture. Plus, a rarely-seen selection of Colts memorabilia will be on display to celebrate our 40th Season in Indianapolis.

Collection Map

The Jim Irsay Collection will open at 4 pm and will remain open through the concert, closing at approximately 10 pm. To find your way around Lucas Oil Stadium, see our Stadium Maps.

Learn more about The Collection

The Jim Irsay Collection

Attending the Concert? Know Before You Go



The South Lot at Lucas Oil Stadium will be first-come, first-served, opening at 3:00 pm



The first 8,000 fans will be allowed to access the field



Every fan through the gates will receive $10 concession vouchers



Will be in effect for the Kickoff Concert

Kicking the Stigma


Kicking The Stigma is the Indianapolis Colts and the Jim Irsay family's initiative to raise awareness about mental health and remove the stigma often associated with mental illnesses. Kicking The Stigma raises and distributes funding to nonprofits and organizations, primarily in Indiana, that provide treatment, conduct research or raise awareness about mental health and wellness.

Purchase the Kickoff Concert tee onsite at one of the three Colts Pro Shop locations. The Colts will donate proceeds to the Kicking the Stigma Action Fund, which supports Indiana-based mental health organizations with necessary funding.


Clear Bag Policy

The NFL's Clear Bag Policy will be in effect. Visit for more information.

Colts Pro Shop

The Colts Pro Shop will be open to concert attendees from 4 pm-10 pm with in-stadium locations on Street Level at Sections 121 and 137 open from 4 pm-9 pm.


Lucas Oil Stadium concessions and the Colts Pro Shop will be credit card only. Learn more on Going Cashless.

Families & Kids

Are there age restrictions for the event?

No. All ages are welcome at the event. Caution is advised if bringing small children.

Field Access

How do I access the field?

All stairs to the field will be open and field wristbands can be obtained from stadium staff at tables near each gate entrance or at the bottom of each stairwell (while supplies last). ADA patrons can use the northwest elevators to access the field. Check out our Concert Map for more information.

Can I save a field wristband while my family member parks?

Only one field wristband per person can be allotted. Your entire party must be present to receive a wristband. Once you obtain a wristband you are free to leave the field and/or return.

Food & Drink

Upon entry, each attendee will receive a $10 voucher to be used on any food item and non-alcoholic drink courtesy of the Colts and the Jim Irsay Collection. Limit one voucher per person.

Concessions are located throughout the stadium with select stands on the field. No outside food or beverage will be permitted inside the stadium.


Free spots will be available in the South Lot at Lucas Oil Stadium on a first come, first served basis. For all other parking options or directions to Lucas Oil Stadium, check out the Colts Gameday Parking.


Photos of the Kickoff Concert or artifacts in the Jim Irsay Collection will be allowed. Still cameras are permitted inside the stadium, but lens length is restricted to 6 inches extended.

Schedule of Events

The timing for the festivities on Friday, September 8 is as follows:

3:00 pm – Parking in the South Lot opens
4:00 pm – Gates Open for Viewing of The Jim Irsay Collection. Note that only the East, West and North Gates will be open for public entry.
6:00 pm – Colts Special Programming, located on the field
8:00 pm – Kickoff Concert Begins by The Jim Irsay Band
10:00 pm – Kickoff Concert & The Jim Irsay Collection End

Seating & Accessibility

General Admission will allow fans to sit in any open seat for the concert portion of the event. Field Access grants access to the standing-room-only sections for the concert portion.

There will be seating for ADA patrons located on the field as well as in select areas of the General Admission seating. Seating is available on a first come, first served basis and may not be reserved.

Tickets & Re-Entry

The Colts Kickoff Concert is free and open to the public on a first-come, first-served basis. A free ticket is required for all fans, regardless of age. Tickets are limited and must be claimed through Ticketmaster. Note that the Kickoff Concert is sold out.

Re-entry to the stadium is permitted, but you will need to show your ticket again to proceed through security.

Check out the Mobile Ticketing Guide for instructions on how to access your tickets.

For further questions, you can reference the Colts A-Z Guide or send questions to