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These Two Festivals Are a Must for Summer Fun

August is festival time along the Ohio River in Madison and Vevay. These two river towns play host to amazing festivals in August, which feature great food, music and summer fun. Start with Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues, August 18 Read more >

You Have to Visit The Indiana Winery That Travel+Leisure Ranks Among America’s Top 25

Travel + Leisure magazine has joined forces with Yelp to create a list of the top 25 vineyards in the United States, and one Indiana winery made the list! Oliver Winery in Bloomington is one of only two Midwest wineries to Read more >

Go Full “Flying Squirrel” at Huntington’s Zip Timber Lake

Every once in a while, it’s good to get out of our comfort zone and try something new. Well in this case, I decided to put my abilities and fears to the test and signed up for the 8 zip Read more >

Locals Can’t Stop Talking About this Winery in Muncie

As Muncie experiences a craft beer revolution, just north in the village of Royerton, Tonne Winery is experiencing success of its own. Tonne (rhymes with sunny), has become east-central Indiana’s go-to local winery in the past decade and is fast Read more >

A Day of Shopping, Art, Food & Fun in Rising Sun

On a Saturday morning, I headed out with a friend to see what was happening in Rising Sun, one of the beautiful historic rivertowns along the Ohio River Scenic Byway in southeastern Indiana. Check the hours of local shops and Read more >

Warm Up With SOUPER SATURDAY on the Indiana Wine Trail

Get the cure for cabin fever and warm up from the inside out at The Indiana Wine Trail’s annual Souper Saturday on February 25, 2017 from 11am-5pm. Escape from the cold weather, sample a variety of soups and wines along Read more >

Wine & Dine at Beautiful Ertel Cellars Winery

Recently, a friend suggested that we get together with a couple of friends for lunch. I was prepared for a long negotiation to decide where to go, but, when Ertel Cellars in Batesville was mentioned, everyone agreed. Ertel Cellars is Read more >

Indiana Foodways’ Top 10 Picks For Fall

Autumn leaves may be falling but the flavors are blooming on Indiana Foodways Alliances Culinary Trails. Pack up the car and hit the road to taste and experience IFAs Top 10 Savor the Flavor picks! For additional information on IFAs Read more >

Richmond Dining At Its Best

Every time I visit Richmond and Wayne County I come home full. Not only from experiences (see some of my visits here and here), but also from the extraordinary restaurants. This last time was no exception … The Kitchen at Read more >

Brown County Hosts 14th Annual Indiana Wine Fair

This coming Saturday (April 30) one of Indianas oldest and largest wine events will be held in Brown County – the 14th Annual Indiana Wine Fair.It will include an afternoon of wine, music, food and fun at the historic and Read more >