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Which Fall Festival is Indiana’s Best? Cast Your Vote!

In Indiana, the autumn season is synonymous with Fall Festivals. But which fall festival is the best in the Hoosier State? We are looking to name Indiana’s very best and we need your help! Vote for the Best of Indiana! Read more >

This Indiana Winery Has America’s Best Tasting Room

Our readers voted in the fall of 2016 to name Indiana’s Best Winery Experience. The winner of that vote was a relatively new winery in the state that is doing big things. It should be no surprise that USA TODAY‘s Read more >

3 Must See Historic Mansions Along the Ohio River

The Ohio River Scenic Byway winding through southeast Indiana is one of the prettiest drives in the country. The Byway follows the river through thriving small towns full of history and beautiful 19th century architecture. If you’re a history buff, Read more >

5 Indiana Spots on Midwest Living’s Ultimate Bucket List

Midwest Living Magazine has released their Ultimate Midwest Bucket List of 100 things to do in the region, includes five spots in the Hoosier State! See which destinations made the list below. Midwest Living selected Brown County’s gorgeous vistas and Read more >

You Have to See This Tropical Oasis in… Central Indiana?

The Garfield Park Conservatory and Sunken Garden sits nestled in Indy’s near southside. For those wishing to escape into a tropical oasis, or retreat into the beauty of a formal garden this spring and summer, a trip to Garfield Park Read more >

Kick Off Visit Indiana Week With Free State Parks Admission

Indiana State Parks is offering free state parks admission for everyone on Sunday, May 7, 2017, in honor of Visit Indiana Week, sponsored by the Indiana Office of Tourism Development. The free admission day is also the last day of Read more >

These 3 Ice Cream Places Will Have You Screaming for More

As a parent, I know how important stopping for ice cream is in the life of any child. It’s special time for the family to bond or a treat for a job well done. While many places serve up ice Read more >

A Perfect Weekend Getaway in Beautiful New Harmony

Without a doubt, one of the greatest places to visit in southern Indiana is the village of New Harmony in Posey County. New Harmony is a relaxing weekend getaway for couples, or families wishing for a slower paced mini-vacation and a Read more >

Grand Funk, Womack at Lincoln Amphitheatre in 2017

Fresh off of a 2016 season that was one of the best attended in the venue’s 30-year history, the Lincoln Amphitheatre has announced a 2017 performance series that will feature classic rockers Grand Funk Railroad, award-winning country singer-songwriter Lee Ann Read more >

The 10 Breweries and Pubs Behind Muncie’s Craft Beer Renaissance

Muncie is undergoing a craft beer renaissance! The city now boasts four different microbreweries, several brewpubs, and an assortment of bars and restaurants that all serve local Muncie beer. While cities like South Bend, Fort Wayne, and Indianapolis have long had a Read more >