March 14 - 16, 2019
The St. Patrick's Day Celebration is made up of official St. Patrick's Day Parade in Indianpolis & Block Party, a Run & Walk and the Greening of the downtown canal. This is the largest fundraiser of the year. This family event will take place in downtown Indianapolis over three days in March in 2019. The Foundation also nominates Indy's Irish Citizen of the Year who is the Parade Grand Marshal. The event website is IndyStPats.com.
November 21, 2017
The Annual Old Oaken Bucket Luncheon traces back to the days of the Indianapolis Athletic Club. 2017 will mark the 27th year for the event. The Foundation brings together Indiana University and Purdue University athletic programs the week of the famous Bucket game between the two schools. It is one of college football's oldest rivalries. Former players, coaches, alumni and current staff get together at the downtown Columbia Club for a spirited and fun celebration. The Old Oaken Bucket is on display and there are many stories to be told.