Michelle Obama to speak at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in February

Posted at 10:00 AM, Jan 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-12 11:29:30-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- Former First Lady Michelle Obama will be in Indianapolis next month.

Obama will speak at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on Tuesday, February 13, at 7 p.m. as part of a "moderated conversation", presented by the Women's Fund, according to a press release on the group's website.

"Women's Fund is proud to welcome former First Lady Michelle Obama to Central Indiana. Her passion to empower women and girls aligns with the work and mission of Women's Fund," according to the press release. 

Tickets are on sale now. You were able to buy tickets at this link beginning 10 a.m. Friday morning, but as of 11:30 a.m., only the $250 ticket prices were available.

Tickets range from $25 to $500. 

"One third of the 6,000-seat lower bowl of the arena is available for $25-$50," said Tamara Winfrey-Harris, VP of Marketing and Communications for the CICF.  "Other seats are priced at $100, $250 or $500. In addition, 500 complimentary tickets have been given to local not-for-profit organizations serving girls and women. Should we sell out of existing spaces, we will make the upper arena of Bankers Life Fieldhouse available. All tickets there will be $25."     

Allison DeCoudreaux will serve as moderator for  the event. She is the former president of Mills College, a liberal arts college for women, as well as a former Eli Lilly and Company executive.