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Destination Downtown Lafayette

I had the privilege of spending the morning in Downtown Lafayette the other day. I was amazed at all the unique shops located within walking distance of each other. It took the entire morning to make my way through each Read more >

“Fall” in love with Georgia Street

After interning in downtown Indy for a year, I have “fall”en in love with Georgia Street. Georgia Street lies at the heart of Indianapolis’ historic Wholesale District. It was completely revamped before Super Bowl XLVI and transformed into a unique, Read more >

2013 Vevay-Switzerland County celebrates Bicentennial-Oct. 4-13

It’s a 200th birthday party and you’re invited! Vevay-Switzerland County is celebrating their Bicentennial on October 4-13, 2013 with activities and events for all ages. Dubbed the “Birthplace of the First Successful Commercial Winery in the United States,” Switzerland County is also Read more >

Indianapolis Chinese Festival, September 8, 2012

Indianapolis will host the fifth annual Indianapolis Chinese Festival on September 8, 2012, at Military Park in downtown Indianapolis. The festival is hosted by the Indianapolis Mayor’s Office, and is organized by several local Chinese cultural and educational organizations. Chinese Read more >

Indy Architects’ Home Tour September 22, 23 Gives Visitors Insight to New Architectural Designs

If you’ve ever wanted to see inside of some of the best-designed homes in Indianapolis, now’s your chance. The annual Indy Architects’ Home Tour happens from 1:00 – 5:00 pm, on September 22 – 23, 2012. This year’s self-guided tour will include Read more >

Second Thursdays on Georgia Street in Indianapolis Start in August

A lot of cities have First Friday or Second Saturday events, where people can check out the area art galleries, see some art, and hang out with friends that night. It’s a once a month thing, and a chance to Read more >

What’s Happening in Downtown Indy on the 4th of July

What’s happening on Wednesday, July 4 in Downtown Indianapolis. Indianapolis Downtown Inc. sent a list of things going on in the city that evening, including the Donato’s Downtown Freedom Blast, the city’s awesome fireworks display. Indiana War Memorial There are Read more >

I’ll Have a Side of Theatre with My Dinner

During a visit to Poland this past year, I was fortunate to have a host with a reverent passion for classical music. He shared with my sister and I Poland’s rich musical history and the great work of Polish composer, Read more >