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About Amy Magan

Amy moved to Indiana for college in 1988 (Go Bulldogs!) and has never left. Married with three children, she's always on the lookout for fun and affordable things to do in Indiana. Elsewhere on the web, you can find Amy at The Fourth Frog Blog and All Things Aging. Amy receives compensation from the Indiana Office of Tourism Development for blogging. For more information, see our FTC Disclosure page.

Countdown to the Indiana State Fair

6.85 weeks 48 days 1,152(ish) hours until the Indiana State Fair: Celebrating the Hoosier Spirit opens in Indianapolis. It’s something my family looks forward to all summer.  We all have our favorite reasons to love the Indiana State Fair: Ice Read more >

Unusual accommodations in Indiana

Are you tired of the standard hotel room with two queen beds and a television? Are you ready for something more adventurous? Something a little more unusual? Why not give these accommodations a try for your next getaway? Tipi Village Read more >

State Fair…in Nappanee?

Yes, you read that right. Head north to Nappanee to the Round Barn Theatre at Amish Acres, which this week opened Rodgers & Hammerstein’s award-winning musical State Fair. The musical follows the Frake family who leave the routine of their Read more >

Phoenix Theatre to Premiere “Forever Sung”

Not many people like the idea of getting older, but let’s face it…it’s better than the alternative.  In truth, there is much to be celebrated about aging. That’s the idea behind the original musical production “Forever Sung: A Celebration of Read more >