— Six Concerts, WWE Also Featured in Same Span
INDIANAPOLIS – Once again, Bankers Life Fieldhouse is about to become the epicenter of the basketball and entertainment universe.
Beginning this Thursday, Feb. 24 and continuing through Saturday, April 1 – a span of 38 days – the Fieldhouse will host 37 youth, high school, college and professional basketball games in addition to six concerts featuring Eric Church, the Lumineers, Arianna Grande, Bon Jovi, The Pretenders and Stevie Nicks, and the Rock & Worship Road Show. WWE will also come to the Fieldhouse in that time.
“We pride ourselves on being the most widely used and versatile public building in Indiana while striving to deliver exceptional service and experiences to our diverse audiences,” said Rick Fuson, president and COO of Pacers Sports & Entertainment. “While it is a challenging schedule, it’s also something our staff looks forward to executing as seamlessly as possible.”
The basketball lineup commences with a game between the Indiana Pacers and Memphis Grizzlies on Friday, Feb. 24 and concludes with two IndyParks citywide youth league championships on Saturday, April 1.
- Eight Pacers games Feb. 24 (Memphis), March 8 (Detroit), March 12 (Miami), March 15 (Charlotte), March 20 (Utah), March 24 (Denver), March 26 (Philadelphia, March 28 (Minnesota).
- The IHSAA Girls State Basketball Finals, Feb. 25
- The Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament, March 1-5
- The NCAA Men’s Basketball First and Seconds Rounds, March 17-19
- The IHSAA Boys State Basketball Finals, March 25
- IndyParks Youth League Championships, April 1
- Eric Church, Feb. 23
- The Lumineers, March 10
- Arianna Grande, March 11
- Bon Jovi, March 22
- The Pretenders and Stevie Nicks, March 29
- The Rock & Worship Road Show, March 31
In addition, WWE will be in the Fieldhouse on March 7.
The lineup does not include many other non-public events that will take place in the Fieldhouse, including the annual Downtown Kiwanis Club Boys Basketball Finals Luncheon on March 24. There will be only six “dark” days – no public events – in the 37-day span.
Visit BankersLifeFieldhouse.com for more concert information and ticket links.