Pacers Opening Week features 5K Run

Joey Amato | October 11, 2019

Just a few days after the Indiana Pacers open their 2019-20 campaign at home, downtown Indianapolis will once again play host to the popularn Pacers 5K presented by OrthoIndy on Saturday, October 26 at 9:00 a.m. at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Pacers fans can run or walk in this fun-filled event.

Registration for the 5K includes a balcony level ticket to the Pacers vs. Cleveland Cavaliers game, Friday November 1; a commemorative Pacers 5K T-shirt; a specially designed Pacers 5K medal and an entry into a contest for Pacers in-game experiences. Competitors will have the option to purchase additional tickets and/or upgrade their seat locations at a discounted rate.

Those interested should register online at with various opportunities available. Packet pick-up will take place in the entry pavilion of Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Friday, October 25 from noon to 6:00 p.m., and again on race day starting at 7:30 a.m. Pennsylvania Street will be shut down at 6:00 a.m. with one lane open for entry/exit into the Hyatt Hotel. The Pacemates, Boomer and other Pacers personalities will be present at the event.

The Post Race Party will be presented by Michelob Ultra and will take place on the Ober lot next to the fieldhouse until 11:00 a.m. The area will feature a secure location for activation by the sponsor and then outside of the space will be family-friendly activities (Fun Zone, inflatables, etc.)