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Colts Fan Fest to visit Fort Wayne

Statement as issued Wednesday by the Indianapolis Colts:

WHAT: The Indianapolis Colts will host a Fan Fest at the Three Rivers Festival in Fort Wayne, Ind. featuring a concert by former Colts punter and his band, The Hunter Smith Band. The Colts will make three Fan Fest stops this summer in Crawfordsville, Louisville, and Fort Wayne. Colts Fan Fests are proudly sponsored by the Indiana Corn Marketing Council, Indiana Soybean Alliance and American Family Insurance. Please visit for an up-to-date listing of locations.

- Player (Anthony Castonzo & Donald Thomas) and Cheerleader Autographs

- Register to win tickets

- Interactive Inflatables

- Play 60 Zone

- Live Music

- Register for an Official Colts Fan Club Membership

- Colts In Motion, the team’s traveling museum

- Free giveaways

WHEN: Friday, July 12

4-7 p.m.

Player and Cheerleader Autographs from 5-7 p.m.

Concert begins at 7 p.m.

*Concert admission fee in conjunction with the Three Rivers Festival

WHERE: Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park

330 S. Clinton St.

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

COST: Free and open to the public.

About The Hunter Smith Band: Former Colts Punter, Hunter Smith now brings his talent to the music stage instead of the football field. The Hunter Smith Band released their album “Green” on iTunes in April, 2012. Rooted in Indianapolis, this five-man country band has toured throughout the U.S. and plans to headline several local shows this summer. Visit the band’s website for more information.

Special notes: The Colts encourage all fans to arrive early. The line for player and cheerleader autographs may be cut off at any time to ensure the Fan Fest remains on schedule. Inclement weather or traffic may cause for late arrival or early departure. All Fan Fest stops will take place rain or shine. Fans will be allowed one autograph per person; however fans may get back in line for additional autographs. All Colts Fan Fest event times are local.

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