Sam Hunt To Headline Legends Day Concert On Indy 500 Weekend

Posted On February 20, 2018

By Travis Thayer

(Indianapolis, Ind.) – Race weekend for the 102nd Indianapolis 500 will be kicked-off by country music superstar Sam Hunt.

An announcement was made Tuesday that Hunt will headline the Firestone Legends Day Concert on Saturday, May 26 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

The Grammy Award nominee and multi-platinum country superstar will be joined by Canaan Smith and Filmore.

“The Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil is the greatest race in the world, and the addition of Sam Hunt to our race weekend concert lineup will help to make IMS the concert capital of the world on Memorial Day weekend,” IMS President J. Douglas Boles said. “Sam has emerged as one of the biggest superstars in country music with his chart-topping hits, and the Firestone Legends Day Concert will once again prove to be a great way to celebrate race weekend with one of hottest acts in music!”

Tickets for the Legends Day Concert are on sale now at www.IMS.com. General admission prices start at $35. Pit access is $75, and a limited number of VIP Deck tickets are available for $250.

Aside from the concert, Legends Day will feature autograph sessions with the Indy 500 drivers and a memorabilia show.