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MRKT BALL: What You Need to Know

|| December 3, 2016

We want you to know what to expect at the upcoming MRKT BALL! From attire to parking to the variety of food & games - we want you to be "in the know!" Read more here!

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PARKING & ENTRY: 
Guests are strongly encouraged to use Uber, Lyft, or a traditional taxi service when consuming alcohol. Parking will be available at all surrounding surface lots, meters, and garages and will be at the cost of the attendees. VIP ENTRY is located at the IndyBikeHub YMCA starting at 6:00PM while GENERAL ADMISSION ENTRY is located on Wabash Street on the North End of the Main Market House. All other entries to the building will be locked. 

ATTIRE: 
The MRKT BALL has a decidedly World's Fair, Steampunk theme! Come dressed in your most inventive costume or your snazziest cocktail attire. A self-serve coat check will be available to all guests. 

EVENT SCHEDULE: 
6:00PM | VIP RECEPTION:
The VIP reception features cocktails from Wilks & Wilson! The reception will also include the unveiling of the winning MRKT BALL Poster entry as well as honorable mention designs. Sun King Brewing Co. will also tap a special brew specially brewed for the 130th Birthday of the Main Market House! VIP attendees will get exclusive access to City County Building Observation Deck for the best views of the city! VIP Reception will also feature music from Yadin Kol & Allison Victoria.

7:00PM | DOORS OPEN TO MAIN MARKET HOUSE
Join us for food, festivities, & more at 7:00PM in the Main Market House! Food will be provided by City Market Merchants, local brews - including Sun King's 130th birthday brew will be available for purchase in the Tomlinson Tap Room, and local favorite Garden Party Botanical Hard Sodas will be on hand vending their delicious Ruby & Violet flavors! Live music, games, & dancing will ensue through the end of the evening at 11:00PM. 

GAMES: 
Games can be played by purchasing tickets at one of the various ticket booths. Tickets will be sold in $5.00 increments and can be spent on the following activities: 

  1. 130th "Punch N' Play:" guests will pay four tickets ($20) to pull a prize from the 50+ fantastic prizes from concert and sporting event tickets, to gift cards to local restaurants, and beyond!
  2. "Booze Pull:" guests will pay five tickets ($25) to blindly pull a bottle from a selection of 50+ red & white wines, local & international spirits, & local breweries! All bottles carry a minimum value of $25.00. 
  3. "Dessert Walk:" guess will pay two tickets ($10) to partake in an old-fashioned dessert walk featuring delicious desserts from confectioners and bakers across the city! 

 LIVE MUSIC PROVIDED BY: Chamber Music

MRKT BALL MADE POSSIBLE WITH GENEROUS SUPPORT FROM OUR SPONSORS:
FAEGRE BAKER DANIELS
PACERS SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT
BOSE PUBLIC AFFAIRS
CUMMINS
INDY ELEVEN
KEY BANK
RILEY BENNETT & EGLOFF
SHORT STRATEGY GROUP
VIST INDY

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