Welcome to Indiana Black Expo, Inc.’s (IBE) 45th Annual Summer Celebration. We proudly remain one of the nation’s largest African American cultural events. With the world-class city of Indianapolis as its setting, Summer Celebration 2015 runs from July 9 through July 19. What’s great is that we’re moving! This year’s Exhibit Hall will be held in Halls J, K, and L off the Capitol Street Entrance of the Indiana Convention Center. What does this mean for you? A more open floorplan for all exhibitors to have premium visibility!
Summer Celebration offers businesses and organizations numerous ways to connect with consumers. With a goal in mind to educate and uplift our growing, diverse community, Summer Celebration highlights culture in many different areas.
Summer Celebration offers a chance for partners and visitors to experience premiere arts and entertainment, youth and family activities and programs, business networking, healthy living, education and more.
As a Summer Celebration exhibitor, you will not only experience the excitement of diverse cultures, but you will also experience positive brand awareness before more than 40,000 people for your organization as well. As a contributor to IBE, your company helps the organization continue to deliver year-round youth and family programs and events to better serve our communities.
Indiana Black Expo, Inc. (IBE) has been a pillar of the African-American community for decades as a year-round, multifaceted community service organization with 12 chapters around the state of Indiana. IBE is known for its two major fund-raisers, Summer Celebration and Circle City Classic. This 501(c)(3) nonprofit is governed by a board of directors comprised of individuals and community leaders from around the state of Indiana and employs a full time staff.