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Plant Yourself at West Lafayette’s ‘Art in Bloom’

I love it when two ideas come together to make a great event! The city of West Lafayette has created such an event with Art in Bloom.†Art and gardeningówho knew they could be meshed to introduce visitors to clever, new Read more >

Be Inspired at the Decatur Sculpture Tour

  Itís amazing what one can construct with hundreds of pieces of metal. Maybe even a horse. If you don’t believe me, go to Decatur, Indiana and observe ďSeatís Takení. It is a new sculpture designed and assembled by Decatur Read more >

Mini Golf … at the Indianapolis Museum of Art

Golf is a past time for our family. With my husband in the golf business it is pretty much a guarantee. So when I heard there was a mini golf course at the Indianapolis Museum of Art of course my Read more >

Garden Gate Festival Features Jazz, Art, Wine

Finally the weather has cleared and Iím geared to get outside and enjoy life! The Garden Gate Festival†in Huntingburg in southwestern Indiana is the perfect opportunity to do that. It takes place†on Saturday, April 16. With everything from cool music Read more >

Find Art, Healing at Nickel Plate Arts Campus

If the weather turns south (and it will!), head to the Nickel Plate Arts Campus in Noblesville for a little indoor therapy. Thatís art therapy. Beginning January 2, the Nickel Plate Arts campus will feature a month of displaying its Read more >

Santa arrives by seaplane, kicks-off 2015 Ohio County holiday events

When your Main Street begins at the beautiful Ohio River waterfront that’s all the more reason to have Santa Claus arrive by seaplane! The public is invited to meet on Front Street in Rising Sun on Friday, December 4 around Read more >

Tour Fort Wayne Free for 1 Day

Fort Wayne recently hosted an event that is family-friendly, fascinating and free! The event is called ĎBe A Touristí (BAT). Itís held the Sunday following Labor Day and is designed to encourage people who live in Fort Wayne and surrounding Read more >

On the Trail of Fred the White Goat of Vevay, Indiana

“Are there snakes here?” I asked Kendal as we tromped through the weeds near an abandoned house along the highway. Kendal is the executive director of Switzerland County Tourism in southeast Indiana, and a good friend. We were on the Read more >

Fort Wayne offers fun, inexpensive vacation

Vacations can be expensive and the activities add up quickly. If you are living on a budget, like me, sometimes you have to get creative to find things to do. Luckily, Fort Wayne offers a number of fun, free activities. Read more >