Super Southside 2012: Super Events

Super Bowl XLVI Stadium Tours • Super Bowl fans will have access to the stadium grounds, access to walk on the field and many other exciting opportunities. | When: Jan. 26-30, 8 a.m. | Where: Lucas Oil Stadium, 500 S. Capitol Ave. | Info: Visit

Colts Cheerleaders • The Indianapolis Colts cheerleaders will be making an appearance for pictures. | When: Jan. 27, 3–5 p.m. | Where: Touchdown Alley, 201 S. Capitol Ave. | Info: Visit

NFL Play 60 Youth Football • Children will learn flag football, fundamentals, sportsmanship and teamwork from current and former NFL players. | When: Jan. 27, 4–7 p.m. | Where: Indiana Convention Center, 100 S. Capitol Ave. | Cost: Children 12 and under, $20; children 2 and under, free; adults, $25. | Info: Visit

Bret Michaels • He will perform on Super Kick Off Day for the public. | When: Jan. 27, 9:30 p.m. | Where: Verizon Stage, Pennsylvania Street, Downtown Indianapolis. | Cost: Free | Info: Visit

Zipline • Feel the adrenaline and experience the 80’ tall and 800’ long Zipline operated by Ziptrek Ecotours. | When: Jan. 27-Feb. 4, 3-11 p.m. | Where: Zipline Launch Tower, 258 S. Capitol Ave. | Cost: $10. | Info: Tickets are on a first-come, first-serve basis. Visit

Indy Super Cure-Komen Tissue Bank Donation • Help fight against breast cancer and make a difference. Tissue donors must be 18 or older and register online. | When: Jan. 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Where: IU Simon Cancer Center, 535 Barnhill Drive. | Info: Register online at

Super Tailgate Party • Show your spirit! Decorate the car, paint your face and throw in a few snacks, too. Those who win the most attention take home trophies. | When: Jan. 29, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St., Indianapolis. | Cost: Free. | Info: Space is limited so sign up for this free event by visiting the Greater Greenwood Chamber of Commerce website:

Ultimate Video Game Challenge • Game on! Bring your best skills for the bracket-style Southside Madden Challenge. | When: Jan. 29, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St., Indianapolis.

Punt-Pass-Kick Contest • If weather permits, this will be an outdoor event, so dress warmly. Kids will be divided in similar age groups for competitions. | When: Jan. 29, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St., Indianapolis. | Cost: Free.

Rap-tastic Cheer Clinic • All ages are invited to this instructional clinic. | When: Jan. 29, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St., Indianapolis.

Super Southside Kickoff • Super Bowl lovers of all ages will enjoy a huge assortment of activities from corn hole tournaments, face painting and craft projects to lots of games. | When: Jan. 29, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Where: Baxter YMCA, 7900 S. Shelby St., Indianapolis.

Get a Kick Out of Health • The Tony Dorsett Health Spectacular offers a free health fair to the public. It will feature free health screenings, cooking demonstrations, giveaways, interactive games and guest appearances by select NFL players. | When: Feb. 1, noon–7 p.m. | Where: Ivy Tech Community College, 50 W. Fall Creek Parkway North Drive. | Info: Contact Tausha Johnson at (707) 416-3564 or Troy Julian at (317) 522-7626.

Foot Bowl 5K Run/Walk • Come enjoy a good run or walk. | When: Feb. 3, Registration: 5-6 p.m.; race begins at 6:15 p.m. | Where: Franklin Parks & Recreation parking lot, 396 Branigin Blvd. | Info: Preregister before Feb. 3 and pay $15; day of race, $20.

Pass, Punt and Party Pub Crawl • All participants must be 21. | When: Feb. 4, registration from 6-7 p.m. | Where: Franklin City Hall, 70 E. Monroe St. | Cost: $20 per person, which includes tickets for a free beer or free signature drink at six unique bars and pubs in downtown Franklin.

Tailgate Party and Competition • Win prizes in the following categories: Best Tailgate Food, Football Trivia, Best Team Spirit, Biggest Fan and Best Touchdown Dance. | When: Feb. 4, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. | Where: Parking lot across from the Artcraft Theatre on North Main Street. | Cost: $10. Must be 21 to enter. Proceeds benefit the Mike Duncan Memorial Scholarship Fund.

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