FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Buckle Up Indy - The PBR Returns With A Night Of Wild Rides And Incredible Wrecks
Tickets on sale now for the Hubler Automotive Group PBR Touring Pro Classic at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Saturday, February 23rd
(Indianapolis, IN) - The stars of the Professional Bull Riders (PBR) Touring Pro Division will gather at Bankers Life Fieldhouse to take the true test of man vs. beast in a PBR face-off like Indy has never seen before. The Hubler Automotive Group PBR Touring Pro Classic invades Bankers Life Fieldhouse for a one-night only performance Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 7:30 pm.
Top PBR cowboys will try to conqueror some of the country's rankest bulls and compete for bragging rights and cash. It's bone-jarring, teeth-gritting, smash-mouth bull riding action for one night only. Prize money won at the Indianapolis event will count toward end of the season standings that qualify riders for the Built Ford Tough World Finals.
Get your cameras ready for Tim Lepard's Team Ghost Riders, a cowboy monkey act you won't want to miss! Meet Sam, Bubba & Meg Lynn - 3 professional sheep-herding capuchin monkeys and their Border Collie buddies, Bob, Dot & Shot. Team Ghost Riders has recently been featured on America's Got Talent and have performed for audiences all over the world! The cowboy monkey team has a combined 17 years of Border Collie riding, sheep-herding experience.
Tickets are on sale now starting at just $20! Ticket prices increase $2 day of show. Limited number of $75 VIP seats available while supplies last. Purchase of a $75 seat includes a "Behind The Bucking Chutes" VIP Tour. Receive the "Half Price for Half Pints" discount on kids tickets (2-12 years) on the $30 and $20 seat. Tickets on sale at the Bankers Life Fieldhouse Box Office (317) 917-2727, all Ticketmaster locations or charge by phone at (317) 239-5151. Full event info can be found at BankersLifeFieldhouse.com and PBR.com.
About the Professional Bull Riders, Inc. (PBR)
The world's premier bull riding organization, the PBR, celebrates 20 years of competition with the 2013 season. In just two decades, the dream of 20 bull riders has become a global sports phenomenon with PBR broadcasts reaching more than half a billion households in 50 nations and territories around the world, and more than 2.5 million fans attending live events each year. PBR has paid out more than $120 million in earnings to its athletes, and 25 riders have earned more than $1 million, including Justin McBride with $5.5 million - the most of any western sports athlete in history. For more information on the PBR, go to pbr.com, or follow on Facebook at facebook.com/PBR, Twitter at twitter.com/PBR, and YouTube at YouTube.com/PBR.