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NUVO ‘Best of Indy’ Celebration on Georgia Street, July 27

July 26, 2013 Leave a comment
Georgia Street West End

Georgia Street West End. staff photo, (c) 2012, all rights reserved.

By Lauren Guidotti
NUVO Media

NUVO will hold its annual Best of Indy celebration on the west end of Georgia Street, between Illinois and Capital, on Saturday, July 27, 2013, 2-11 pm.  This is an all ages event. Tickets are $5 in advance, $8 at the gate.  Animals are welcome. The event is rain or shine.

For over 20 years, NUVO readers have participated in voting for their local favorites in Indianapolis music, food, drink, arts, retail and culture.  On July 27, NUVO will host a Best of Indy block party that will feature live music, food, beer & wine, vendors, face painting and all day entertainment.

Entertainment includes Best Local Jazz Artist Rob Dixon, Best Local Hip-Hop Artist Rusty Redenbacher, Best Local DJ Matt Allen, Best Local Metal Band Devil to Pay, Best Local Rock Band Recoil and Talbott Street’s Ladies of Legends. Face painting will also be available for the kids.

Food and beverage vendors include Sun King Brewing, Easley Winery, New Day Meadery, Yats, Bazbeaux Pizza, DUO’s food truck, Steer-In, and the Flying Cupcake.  Easley Winery and New Day Meadery will host a free wine tasting, 2-4 pm.

Vendors will include Humane Society of Indianapolis, ADULT SWIM at The Children’s Museum, Silver in the City, SlimeAthalon, Komen Race for the Cure, White River State Park, Indy Cog, Q95 and X103, our friends at United State of Indiana and more.

Free Pedal and Park courtesy of INDYCOG.  Special media partner is WRXZ X103 and WFBQ Q95.

For the entire list of the 2013 Best of Indy winners and honorees, see the July 24 issue free on stands at over 1,000 area locations.  For more information on the 2013 Best of Indy Block Party or to purchase tickets, visit