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The People Have Spoken! These 10 Tenderloins Are the Best of Indiana

Another record setting year of voting and the results are in for Visit Indiana’s Best of Indiana awards. More than 24,000 Hoosiers selected Indiana’s Best Tenderloins. The top-10 vote getters hail from seven Indiana counties! Indiana does not have an official state Read more >

Five Twists on the Classic Tenderloin You Need to Try

Indiana’s most famous sandwich mirrors its people: hearty and unassuming. Thus, it’s no surprise the pork tenderloin sandwich is an Indiana staple, cropping up at restaurants and county fairs all over the state. The sandwich is pounded thin and fried Read more >

Visit Indiana Week: Join Our First-Ever Road Rally

Hop in your car and discover something new in the Hoosier State. Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD) are kicking off the summer travel season with Visit Indiana Week May 7-13, part of National Read more >

Country Living Listed These 6 Indiana Towns for Midwest Girlfriend Getaways

Country Living has released a list of 25 Under-the-Radar Midwestern Towns for Girlfriend Getaways, and six Hoosier locales have made the list! The Hoosier towns that Country Living selected are Chesterton, Corydon, Bloomington, Carmel, Columbus and Santa Claus! Home of Read more >

A Taste of Hamilton County

From brunch to dessert, Hamilton County Tourisms new Dining Guide has suggestions for anything and everything your taste buds desire. Its the first time Hamilton County Tourism has produced a full-blown dining guide for visitors (or locals, no shame in Read more >

The Patachou Franchise

I remember as a young girl going to Caf Patachou with my dad every Saturday morning for cinnamon toast. To this day, my dad and I still visit the breakfast/lunch spot on a relatively regular basis, although some things have Read more >

Carmel International Arts Festival Last Week of September

This year’s Carmel International Arts Festival will be held the final weekend in September, the 28th and 29th. It’s the 16th year of the festival, and it has become one of Indiana’s premier arts fairs in that time. Held in Read more >

World’s Best Golfers Coming to Carmel September 3-9

Crooked Stick Golf Course in Carmel, Indiana has hosted its share of world class golf events, like the PGA Championship and the Solheim Cup. Now it can add the 2012 BMW Championship to the list. From September 3-9, the course Read more >

Seeing Is Believing: Surf’s Up in Carmel, Indiana

Hanging ten in landlocked Indiana is about to get easier. On Saturday, May 26, The Waterpark at Monon Community Center in Carmel will open the FlowRider, the state’s only simulated wave ride. My boys (ages 9 and 13) had a Read more >