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Pittsboro, Indiana holds parade, ceremony for 'Jeff Gordon Day'

SPARTA, KY - JULY 10: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 AARP Member Advantages Chevrolet, looks on in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts at Kentucky Speedway on July 10, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky. (Photo by Sarah Crabill/Getty Images)

SPARTA, KY - JULY 10: Jeff Gordon, driver of the #24 AARP Member Advantages Chevrolet, looks on in the garage area during practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 Presented by Advance Auto Parts at Kentucky Speedway on July 10, 2015 in Sparta, Kentucky. (Photo by Sarah Crabill/Getty Images)

Happy Jeff Gordon Day!

The five-time Brickyard 400 champion returns to the area where he lived as a teenager as NASCAR heads to Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

To celebrate, the town of Pittsboro, Indiana decided to throw a party for the driver of the No. 24. The day included a parade and an awards ceremony. Check out some tweets.

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