We Hoosiers don’t like to brag, but... seriously, we don’t like to brag. Yes, we have a hard time showing off, which might play a part in Indy’s reputation as an underrated city overall. But you know what they say, 'tis better to be underrated than overrated. Not that we’re bragging (we’re not), but here are nine reasons why Indy does deserve more of a spotlight.
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A quarter of a million people come here to get their motor running
It doesn’t get any more momentous than Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The Indianapolis 500 over Memorial Day weekend attracts a quarter of a million people and is the largest one-day sporting event in the world. In. The. World.