Photos: Indy 500 & Grand Prix Kickoff Event

Monument Circle made vroom for a few notables today.

Month of May festivities officially got underway today on Monument Circle, with IndyCar driver Pippa Mann (pretty in pink), Indianapolis mayor Greg Ballard, and more drivers and notables in attendance for a pep rally to kick-start buzz for the Indy 500 and Grand Prix races.

Photos by Alyssa Shufelt