Other highlights of this development include an indoor 4,000-seat music and entertainment venue utilizing national operators, as well as other successful concepts across the country. rooftop bar; riverfront revitalization; walkability and connectivity to cultural trails and throughout downtown;
The development will create a village that will provide great experiences for those who work and attend events at the new Elanco Headquarters Campus, Eli Lilly Global Headquarters, White River State Park, Lucas Oil Stadium, Victory Field and the Indiana Convention Center.
This development will help support and invigorate the White River Vision Plan. There will be many improvements along the river, including trails and gathering areas. Overall, the Village offers unique opportunities while complementing the rest of downtown Indianapolis.
Since Indy Eleven announced the site in June 2022, the concept has been developed with Populous, the project’s national lead designer, and Populous, a leading authority on cutting-edge football and multi-purpose stadiums. Intensive work has been done on the target and overall development design.
“A world-class stadium is a true destination, designed to reflect its community and be a catalyst for local growth. This is our mission with Indy Eleven’s new stadium,” said Mr. Phil Corvo, principal of global design firm Populous, said. “The stadium will underpin Eleven Park and provide Indianapolis fans with home to Indy Eleven, creating a new and customized experience in a venue designed with the passion of innovative and great global football venues. .”
AECOM Hunt will act as construction manager for the stadium. Founded in Indianapolis in 1944, AECOM Hunt is the number one sports builder in the nation as assessed by ENR and has built Lucas Oil Stadium, Gainbridge Fieldhouse, SoFi Stadium, Little Caesars Arena and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. .
Indy Eleven fans can expect to enjoy games at the new stadium by the summer of 2025. A comprehensive planning process is well underway, and Indy Eleven will be discussing elements of an optimal fan experience with fans, supporters, stakeholders, and the community at large. Included in the final design.