INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (ADAMS) – On Tuesday, Live Nation announced that TCU (Teachers Credit Union) will be the new name-in-title sponsor of the popular downtown Indianapolis amphitheater formerly known as The Amphitheater at White River State Park.
The venue is a popular music destination for Hoosiers from all around the state.
The newly renovated, now permanent venue is now known as the TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park.
LiveNation released the following along with the announcement:
Over the past two years the breathtaking venue located in the heart of Indianapolis’ vibrant downtown has been transformed. The TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park has a completely new look and has undergone major renovations including an iconic canopy covering new fixed seating, a permanent stage, updated artist and crew facilities and enhanced acoustic stage treatments. Furthermore, fans will enjoy two new LED video walls for viewing, upgraded and additional public restroom facilities, an increased number of venue entry points, convenient food and beverage service locations, as well as intimate sightlines and scenic views. These amazing renovations and additions to the TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park will elevate the overall fan experience and set the venue apart as a truly unique high profile Midwest concert destination.
“After a difficult year for everyone, TCU is thrilled to be a part of bringing music back to Indianapolis at the brand new TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park” said Dan Rousseve, TCU Senior Vice President. “For 90 years, the credit union has played a key role in partnering with local communities to join people together and few things bring people together the way music does. TCU looks forward to a strong partnership with the White River State Park and Live Nation. We are excited about our shared goal of bringing people together to enjoy great music and great times.”
“We are thrilled to welcome TCU to the White River State Park and Live Nation families” said Andrew Newport, Live Nation General Manager – Indianapolis. “As we prepare to return to live this summer, we celebrate partnerships like this that help make the dream of building an iconic downtown outdoor venue a reality. TCU is a trusted, customer-focused, community-based brand with deep roots in Indiana. Additionally, we would like to thank the many people that collaborated on both the naming rights partnership and the construction of this beautiful, newly enhanced venue. This project is a true testament to the power of live music in Indianapolis.”
“We are absolutely delighted to welcome visitors to the newly-named TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park”, said Carolene Mays-Medley, Executive Director for the White River State Park Development Commission. “Our summer concert series in partnership with Live Nation, has always been a welcomed community staple and we are so thrilled to enhance this experience for all of our visitors. Our newly renovated state of the art complex is sure to bring more leading live performances and entertainment options that we have all come to know and enjoy. We are grateful to all who have contributed to bringing the vision for the Amphitheater to fruition.”
The TCU Amphitheater at White River State Park is located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis in one of the city’s most popular destination areas. The newly constructed canopy covers up to 3,000 seats, depending on a show’s capacity and configuration, with the balance of the venue’s total capacity on the general admission lawn. Since its opening in 2004 the venue has grown into one of Indianapolis’ premier entertainment venues with its picturesque outdoor setting located on the White River and in close proximity to downtown. The venue has consistently provided the best in live entertainment with a vast array of artists representing a wide range of music genres including Bob Dylan, Kendrick Lamar, Halsey, Huey Lewis and the News, Soundgarden, Post Malone and many more.