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Super Bowl

February 1, 2012

Cheap or free Super Bowl activities

Kokomo — We know. The game is in our own backyard, but with tickets as expensive as they are, we also know few of us from Kokomo will get the chance to see the gridiron in person on Super Bowl Sunday.

That doesn’t mean you can’t be a part of all the Super Bowl action — without breaking the bank.

We’ve compiled our favorite free — or nearly free — activities for you during the build up to the most exciting game of the year.

Come along with us as we check out the amazing things to do throughout the week in Super Bowl Village and Indianapolis.

The concerts

From big names like Darius Rucker and O.A.R. to regional favorites like Here Come The Mummies to more local groups like The Healing Sixes, the concert lineup in Super Bowl Village can’t be beat. During the 10-day celebration leading up to the big game, more than 80 performers are set to hit the stage. And the best part? All the shows are entirely free and open to the public. Check out the lineup:



Theme: Super ‘Biz Bowl’

3:30 p.m.: Roxie

5 p.m.: Indy’s Legends of Doo Wop

6:30 p.m.: Brent James Contraband

7:45 p.m.: The Meatball Band

9 p.m.: Big Head Todd & The Monsters



Theme: Super Heroes

11:30 a.m.: Hero, Jr.

12:45 p.m.: John Spencer

2 p.m.: Corey Cox

3:15 p.m.: Otis Gibbs

4:30 p.m.: Sixpence None the Richer

5:45 p.m.: Red Wanting Blue

7 p.m.: Edwin McCain

9:30 p.m.: Darius Rucker



Theme: Welcome Super Fans

11:30 a.m.: DJ Limelight

12:45 p.m.: Blackberry Jam

2 p.m.: Morris Day and the Time

3:15 p.m.: Bashiri Asad

4:30 p.m.: En Vogue

5:45 p.m.: Gentleman Alphonse

7 p.m.: Fitz & the Tantrums

9:30 p.m.: LMFAO



Theme: America’s Super Fans

11:30 a.m.: DJ Kyle Long

12:45 p.m.: Carson Diersing

2 p.m.: The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band

3:15 p.m.: Twin Cats

4:30 p.m.: Here Come The Mummies

5:45 p.m.: Born Again Floozies

7 p.m.: Umphrey’s McGee

8:15 p.m.: North Mississippi Allstars

9:30 p.m.: O.A.R.


Super Bowl Sunday

Theme: America’s Super Game

Noon: Indiana Reggae Band

1:30 p.m.: Whitney Coleman

3 p.m.: DJ Rusty

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