What:Mutt Strut 2015 When: Saturday, April 25th Where: Indianapolis Motor Speedway

2015 Schedule of Events

We’re looking forward to walking with you!

In addition to the fun of walking around the Track, you’ll have the opportunity to visit with our sponsors, see some great demonstrations, and much more! The traffic and parking around Indianapolis Motor Speedway can take some time to navigate so please allow yourself enough time to arrive and join the fun!

Our 2015 schedule is underway, so be sure to check back soon for a finalized timeline of events! Until then, check out last year’s schedule to get an idea of what to expect!

2014 Event Schedule

9:30am // Gates and registration open!
• Participants should enter from 30th Street; please see the 2014 Cheat Sheet.

9:30am-3:30pm // Visit our Subaru Party on the Plaza! 
• Sponsor booths including dog treats, pet food, dog resorts, and much, much more!
• Low-cost microchipping and registration by the Humane Society of Indianapolis
• IndyHumane Re-Tail Store, featuring one-of-a-kind Mutt Strut and IndyHumane items
• Explore the Colts In Motion exhibit, featuring interactive displays and information on the Indianapolis Colts, past and present!
• Appearances by the Indianapolis Indians‘ Rowdie, Indianapolis Colts‘ Blue and Butler Blue III
• Demonstrations by the Indy Dog & Disc Club, the Indianapolis School of Ballet and Invoke Yoga & Pilates Studio
• Food and beverage sales by the Indianapolis Motor Speedway

10:45am // Opening ceremonies (Track Stage)
• Welcome message from IndyHumane CEO John Aleshire

11:00am // Mutt Strut begins! 
You do not need to be present at 11:00am to walk the track — it’s a rolling start!

2:00pm // Last walkers enter the track

3:00pm // Track is closed to walkers

3:30pm // Mutt Strut 2014 ends

Plaza Stage Activities

9:30 am // Dog Yoga presented by Invoke Yoga & Pilates Studio
10:00am // Carnival of the Animals presented by the Indianapolis School of Ballet 
11:00am // Opening Ceremonies on the Track
11:30am // Round of Ap-paws Ceremony #1
12:00pm // Kids and Dogs: Tips for helping children and dogs communicate, presented by IndyHumane Canine Training School.
12:30pm // Dog Yoga presented by Invoke Yoga & Pilates Studio
1:00pm // Learn to Speak Dog Presented by IndyHumane Canine Training School.
1:30pm // Round of Ap-paws Ceremony #2  and announcement of the winner of the Top Dog 2015 Contest!
2:00pm // Kids with Dogs Training presented by IndyHumane Canine Training School
3:00pm // Plaza Closes

Indy Dog & Disc Club Demonstration Schedule

8:30am Arrival

Performances at 10:00am // 12:00pm // 1:00pm

Each performance will last 30-45 minutes

Grassy area by east chalet

Colts in Motion

8:00am Arrival

12:00pm Departure

Located parallel to tunnel fence on 6th street

Monkey Bounce House

8:30am Arrival

3:00pm Departure

15×15 space, near pavilion

500 Festival Princesses

10:00am – 12:00pm


Acoustic Bands

10:15am Arrival

1 group around the track roaming

Indianapolis Indians’ Rowdie

9:30am Arrival


Indianapolis Colts’ Blue

9:30am Arrival



10:30-11am, 11:30am-noon, 12:30-1pm, and 1:30-2pm.



**Schedule is updated often, so please continue to check indymuttstrut.org for the most up-to-date schedule of events**

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