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Family Activities in Lafayette/West Lafayette

While I was visiting Lafayette/West Lafayette the other weekend and soaking up all they offer in outdoor recreation, I also had time to visit their many family friendly activities. Five Points Fire Station Museum is an 83-year-old fire station building Read more >

The Enchanted Fairy Trail – A Magical Adventure For The Whole Family

As a young child did you ever fantasize about being in a fairy tale and seeing mystical beings? Wayne County is turning into a fairy tale of its own. All across Wayne County fairy doors, houses, and gardens are magically appearing in various locations and businesses. Currently there Read more >

Keeping Cool on Indy’s West Side

I’m not going to complain about the heat this summer because it is way cooler than last year, but we have still been trying to find activities to help keep ourselves cool and we scored really big in Hendricks County Read more >

Kickin’ It in Kokomo

While driving back from South Bend the other day we made a stop in Kokomo. I’m sure many of you have driven through Kokomo on your way up north from Indy or vice versa. But let me encourage you to Read more >

Science on a Sphere: First in Indiana

Science Central is one of my favorite places to go in Fort Wayne.  Ever since I was a kid, my parents took me to the museum to play in Kids Central, jump on the moon, and swing down the slide.  I’m Read more >

Dale Chihuly Art in Fort Wayne

Chihuly is one of my favorite artists.  As a kid, I remember traveling from Fort Wayne to the Indianapolis Children’s Museum, which has a large Chihuly sculpture in the center of the museum.  I loved looking at the bright colors, Read more >

Adventure Awaits in Fort Wayne

Get ready for a hot summer to visit Fort Wayne!  Sometimes it’s hard to plan where to stay, what to do, and what to eat when you visit.  Fortunately, we’ve done the work for you!  When you visit Fort Wayne, Read more >

Summer of Fun and Festivals in Fort Wayne

Summer is festival season in Fort Wayne!  From June through September, there is a festival almost every weekend to celebrate local heritage, great food, or entertaining arts.  Many festivals are free, and all have a variety of activities for all Read more >