Hundreds attend IBE luncheon

(WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Hundreds of people attended the Indiana Black Expo Corporate Luncheon on Friday afternoon.

The signature event is sponsored by Pacers Sports & Entertainment. It kicks off the expo’s biggest weekend.

Senator Dan Coats and Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard spoke at the event. IMPD Chief Rick Hite was also there.

Each year, the luncheon honors the accomplishments of African Americans in arts and entertainment.

After 7 and Keith Sweat are also preforming Friday night during an outdoor music festival on the American Legion Mall.

For a full list of IBE event this weekend, click here. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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