Tours & Activities

NIBA Annual Convention

September 14 17, 2016

JW Marriott Indianapolis
Indianapolis, IN


Indianapolis Motor Speedway
"Kiss the Bricks" Tour

1:00 pm Wednesday, Sept 14

9:00 am Thursday, Sept 15

1:30 pm Friday, Sept 16

Internationally famous, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is home to the world’s two largest single-day sporting events. Over the years, the museum has amassed one of the world’s, most varied collections of racing, classic, and antique cars, including more than 30 cars that won the Indianapolis 500. The Tony Hulman Theatre presents a 20-minute film on the history of the track and race highlights. Year-round narrated bus tours of the race track are available, weather permitting, when the track is not in use for racing, testing, or special events. The Grounds Tour is a 1 1/2-hour narrated tour of the historic Indianapolis Motor Speedway facility that provides guests the opportunity to tour the oval track, visit the media center, the Pagoda, victory platform, garage area and a Gasoline Alley suite, plus stand on the famous “Yard of Bricks” at the start/finish line. In addition, guests will also tour the museum.


Brew Bus

1:00 pm Thursday, Sept 15

Indy Brew Bus is a fun way to visit multiple craft breweries in Indianapolis and surrounding areas. Each brewery offers a wide variety of samples of their house, seasonal and specialty beers. Each tour will visit four Indiana craft breweries. Passengers receive 20-25 samples of beer and are encouraged to purchase growlers to bring back on the bus! Each passenger will receive a personal sampling scorecard to help keep track of beers he or she likes. Come taste what is uniquely Indianapolis!


Escape Room

2:00 pm Thursday, Sept 15

The Escape Room Indianapolis offers a new, fun, and interactive adventure game designed for everyone. The concept: you and your team are locked in a themed room where you have 60 minutes to find clues, solve puzzles, and discover keys and combinations to escape the room before your time is up! The Escape Room Indianapolis is fun with your family, friends, and co-workers!

Also 10:00 am Saturday, Sept 17 for Spouses/Companions!


Pickled Pedaler

1:30 pm Thursday, Sept 15

The Pickled Pedaler is Indianapolis’ hottest party on wheels! This custom-designed fourteen passenger party bike is built for comfort and FUN! With it’s sleek design, LED party lights, premium sound system, and state-of-the-art electric pedal assist (no need to exhaust yourself), this experience is for everyone!


Segway Tours

9:00 am Thursday, Sept 15

1:15 pm Friday, Sept 16

Enjoy a one-hour guided tour of White River State Park and the Central Canal in downtown Indianapolis. Guides will share history of the park monuments and memorials.

Also 10:00 am Saturday, Sept 17 for Spouses/Companions!