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Posts about Family Activities and things to do in Indiana

Indiana Comic Con Coming March 2014

It’s going to be an amazing March for me and my two youngest kids — Indiana Comic Con is coming to the Indianapolis Convention Center, March 14 – 16. Whether you’re on Team Marvel, Team DC, or prefer hanging out Read more >

Winter fun abounds in Indiana Dunes Country

Indiana Dunes Country has mile after mile of cross-country skiing trails.

All right, I’ll admit that autumn is my favorite time in Indiana Dunes Country. There’s nothing better than hiking through wooded trails that are bursting with color on a bright, 65-degree day. But another beautiful time is winter, when a Read more >

Conner Prairie by Candlelight

There are few better ways to get in the spirit of the holiday season than at Conner Prairie by Candlelight. If you’re not familiar with Conner Prairie, it is an Interactive History Park in Fishers, Indiana that recreates life in Read more >

Indiana State Museum

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I’m not sure if you are taking advantage of the 12 FREE days in Indy or not, but if you aren’t … that’s just plain silly. On Monday there was free admission to the Indiana State Museum and since Maggie Read more >

Walking the IMA

When I chose Butler University, I was eager to find local spots to visit that are both affordable and close to campus. So, it’s no surprise that I always plan on visiting the grounds and gardens of the Indianapolis Museum Read more >

‘Tis The Season For Tradition

Growing up, adventuring to cut down the family Christmas tree was always a family-bonding trip. We would all get bundled up in our boots, snow pants, warm and fuzzy jackets, hats gloves, and scarves in order to face the cold Read more >