April 14: 4th Annual Indianapolis Tea Party Tax Day Rally is ON!

Apr 14 2012 2:00 pm
Apr 14 2012 5:00 pm

4th Annual Indianapolis Tea Party Tax Day Rally is ON!

Join us April 14th @ 2 PM ~ downtown Indianapolis Westin Hotel!  Doors open at 1 pm EDT.

Dear Hoosiers,

Indiana Needs You!  Our Country Needs You! 

Not since the Boston Tea Party have Americans had so much at stake.  Join other Hoosiers for "90 Minutes for America's Future" Saturday, April 14, indoors at the Westin Hotel across from the Statehouse.  Join great conservatives like Greg Garrison, C L Bryant, Kristi Risk and Emery McClendon. 

Doors open at 1 p.m.  Please come and visit the exhibitor booths, including local, state & federal candidate booths (including Presidential) prior to the event.  Actual program starts at 2 p.m. 

1:00 p.m.  Doors will open and participants can "Meet & Greet" with local, state & federal candidates & exhibitors
2:00 p.m.  Program Officially Begins
3:30 p.m.  Tentative 'March' immediately following conclusion of Rally

Westin Hotel - downtown Indianapolis (directly across the street from the Statehouse)
Room:  Grand Ballroom 4 & 5
50 South Capitol Avenue
Indianapolis IN 46204

*Physical Address & GPS use address: 301 W. Washington Street, Indianapolis 46204

Free - Open to the Public

Will begin immediately following conclusion of Rally.  Approximate length .5 mile (slow pace).

Email:  info@indianapolisteaparty.com
We want to have many in attendance.  The tea party is alive and thriving!

We ask you to RSVP if you are attending to help with the seating arrangements!

Guest Speakers:  'Keynote' CL Bryant; Greg Garrison; Kristi Risk; Emery McClendon

CL Bryant's picture     Greg Garrison    Kristi Risk  Emery McClendon picture
'Keynote' CL Bryant              Greg Garrison                   Kristi Risk                Emery McClendon

Join us as we rally for America & our liberties!  Invite your neighbors, co-workers, friends & family!

The Indianapolis Tea Party  

WHAT TO BRING:  PEOPLE (as many as possible!); Signs (no sticks; please keep on topic of limited gov't, fiscal responsibility & Constitution), Camera, DONATIONS: Cash or check made out to "Indianapolis Tea Party"

WHAT TO WEAR:  Be comfortable.  Wear comfortable walking shoes for the 'March'.  Anything patriotic, tea party t-shirts.  Bring along jacket & raingear (if needed) for 'March'. 

SEATING:  Provided by hotel.

HOSPITALITY TEAM: Volunteers wearing red aprons will be stationed throughout to answer your questions & assist you in any way they can. 

SECURITY:  This is a family-friendly rally.  Please see RULES FOR A PEACEFUL RALLY below.  Security provided by Hired Private Security and Volunteer Team.

PERMITS, etc.:  The Indianapolis Tea Party has secured the proper permits, hired the appropriate security, and met requirements by the City of Indianapolis. 


-----------------------RULES for a PEACEFUL RALLY & 'MARCH':  

  • NO solicitation of printed materials without purchasing a booth from the Indianapolis Tea Party.
  • No sales of merchandise allowed except at purchased booths.
  • SIGNS: No sticks; no vulgar wording or symbols; wording must pertain to mission statement 
  • Take the high road...be CIVIL at all times. Avoid conflicts and any physical contact with any opponents. 
  •  No violence, no racism, no law-breaking.
  • Treat Law Enforcement Officers with respect.
  • Do not block sidewalks & streets with your bodies or signs.
  • Do not leave any trash (except in receptables) on the streets & sidewalks of Indianapolis. 

------------------------RALLY SIGN IDEAS & RULES:

  • Sticks may not be used on sign boards.
  • NO vulgar language or inappropriate symbols allowed.
  • Slogans should reflect the Constitution -- fiscal responsibility, accountable representation, limited government.


We suggest you arrive early to allow time to park AND walk from your car to the Westin Hotel.   PRINTABLE PARKING MAP(IndyTourism): www.indy.org/files/map/DTParkMap_c052208.pdf 

Additional parking in the downtown area may be found at http://www.indydt.com/parking.cfm

WESTIN Self-Parking Garage:  (no in/out privileges)

The Westin self-parking garage has agreed to a $15 rate for a 2-24 hour period on 4/14.  Guests will self park normally and when they arrive at the event in the Grand Ballroom area, you will receive a coupon at the Indianapolis Tea Party booth that you will use at the payment kiosk to receive the discounted rate.  When you leave the parking garage after the event, you will insert the original ticket and then insert the coupon which will reduce the price to $15.  



*If you park at the mall, you can access the Westin through the above-ground covered walkway on the second floor of the convention center.

  • Circle Centre (South Lot):  26 W Georgia Street (2-way street)
  • Circle Centre (West Lot):  100 S Illinois Street (1-way street going North)
  • Circle Centre (North Lot):  48 W Maryland Street (1-way street going East)
  • Circle Centre (North Lot): 49 W Washington Street (1-way street going West)

LOTS Within One Block of Capitol:

  • Embassy Suites: Enter on Washington Street (westbound only--right lane)
  • Hilton: 120 West Market Street
  • Capitol Commons Self-Park: Enter on Washington (1-way street going West)
  • Central Parking Systems: 151 W Ohio
  • Plaza Park: 109 S. Capitol (1-way going South)

 LOTS Within 2-6 Blocks of Capitol:

  • 15 E Washington Street
  • Circle Block Garage: 25 N Illinois Street
  • 139 N Illinois
  • Central Park: 200 Block of N. Illinois Street
  • Express Park Garage: 20 N Pennsylvania Street
  • Huntington Plaza Garage: 35 N Pennsylvania Street
  • Merchants Garage: 31 S Meridian Street
  • Born's Lot: 230 S. Meridian Street
  • Union Station Garage: 301 S Meridian Street  

To Make Donations:  http://merch.indianapolisteaparty.com/ or to pay via check:  Make checks payable to Indianapolis Tea Party & mail to:  Indianapolis Tea Party, PO BOX 254, Monrovia IN 46157

Are you a Candidate or Exhibitor?  Booths are available for $200.  Reserve Yours Today!  First Come, First Served........Email:  booth@indianapolisteaparty.com




    *Indianapolis Tea Party North
    *Indy Defenders of Liberty West
    *The Constitutional Patriots
    *Greencastle Defenders of Liberty Tea Party
    *Morgan County Tea Party Patriots

    Want to be a Gold Sponsor?  Inquire at:  info@indianapolisteaparty.com