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Brown County Hosts 14th Annual Indiana Wine Fair

This coming Saturday (April 30) one of Indiana’s 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 >

Garden Gate Festival Features Jazz, Art, Wine

Finally the weather has cleared and I’m 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 >

Soothe Your Palate at 2nd Annual Savor the South Shore Event

In my area we’re experiencing another cold snap. But I’m standing up to Old Man Winter and saying, ‘No more! I refuse to miss the 2nd Annual Savor the South Shore event! I don’t know who came up with the great Read more >

Celebrate Chocolate Lover’s Weekend at Oliver Winery

Isn’t it nice that Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday? For people in the southern part of the state that day of rest and relaxation can become a time of indulgence by participating in the Chocolate Lover’s Weekend with the Read more >

Take a Sip (or Several) on the Heartland Wine and Ale Trail

I heart trails. It honestly doesn’t matter what kind: antique trails, fairy trails, even hiking trails, but I want to tell you about a new trail I just heard about: the Heartland Wine and Ale Trail. If you haven’t been Read more >

Dig IN

Now that I have to be rolled everywhere I go (thanks to eating my way through the State Fair) I have yet another great foodie event to attend – Dig IN!Returning for the sixth year, this festival is all about Read more >

Madison Has July 4 Racing Fun

  During the early 1800s, Madison was a bustling town on the Ohio River in southern Indiana. Steamboats docked there, taking cargo up and down the river. After the railroad deflected business from the area several years later, citizens settled back, Read more >

A Taste of Hamilton County

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

Valentine’s Day in Brown County

Hard to believe that Valentine’s Day is less than a month away. If you are looking for a unique getaway then I have an idea for you: Valentine’s Weekend Package at Rawhide Ranch in Brown County.Arrive on Friday to enjoy Read more >

Swiss Wine Festival in Vevay, IN Celebrates 43rd Year

August in southern Indiana means it’s nearly time for the Swiss Wine Festival in Switzerland County. As a way to honor their Swiss roots, Vevay, Indiana, hosts the festival at Paul Ogle Riverfront Park right along the Ohio River. It’s Read more >