Indy 500 Movie Nights at Irvington

Individuals of all ages are invited to satisfy their need for speed in May during the "Indy 500 Movie Nights" series at the Irvington Branch, 5625 E. Washington Street.

This series features historic Indianapolis 500 highlight films, some not shown in years. See the great cars and drivers in these films, typically 25-30 minutes in length, that present a time capsule of the month of May at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

This year’s lineup of films includes:

Andy Granatelli Tribute Night
Monday, May 5 at 7 p.m.

  • "The Quite Revolution" (1967)
  • "Racing Revolution" (1968)
  • "The Challenge of Champions" (1969)
  • "One Heartbeat Away" (1973)

Decades Night
Tuesday, May 13 at 7 p.m.

  • "The Test Supreme" (1934)
  • "The Fantastic 500" (1954)
  • "Strategy for Speed" (1964)
  • "Twenty-One Days in May" (1974)

The Library extends its appreciation to www.firstturn.net and www.raresportsfilms.com for their support and efforts in locating and preserving vintage racing films.

Call 275-4450 for more information about this free Library program.