Update: Tuesday’s winner of NBC’s The Voice competition, Indy resident Josh Kaufman, will now join the fray as both 500 Festival Parade grand marshal and Snakepit Ball goer. Here’s all our coverage of Kaufman’s Voice exploits.
Good things come in pairs—or at least Indianapolis 500 celebrities do, according to the Speedway’s just-released list of stars expected to attend this year’s race.
Veteran E! networkd reality stars Ice-T and Coco Austin (Ice Loves Coco) will also make appearances, according to IMS.
Other notables to look for on the Indy 500 Red Carpet:
Comedy Central “Roastmaster General” Jeff Ross
Pride of IU a capella group Straight No Chaser
“Back Home Again” icon Jim Nabors
Country singers Martina McBride and Brantley Gilbert
Actor Erik Valdez
Three-time Indy 500 champ Dario Franchitti
’90s rock band Live
And as always, expect some surprises when race day rolls around …