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Pacers 5K, mascot contest lead up to start of season

Pacers 5K happening Oct. 26, 2109

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indiana Pacers are getting ready to start their regular season later this month, and there’s a lot of fun for fans ahead.

The team is hosting the Pacers 5K starting at 9 a.m. Oct. 26 from Bankers Life Fieldhouse. You can register for the 5K by going to

The Pacers are also calling on fans to help vote Boomer into the Mascot Hall of Fame. Voting ends Saturday. Fans can vote once a day. To cast a vote for Boomer, go to

The Pacers regular season schedule opens Oct. 23 against the Detroit Pistons at 7 p.m.