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Trip to Lafayette/West Lafayette, Indiana, Day 1

Indiana is filled with history and tradition. Whether it’s history on a national scale, whose tales are part of America’s story — Johnny Appleseed, or Tecumseh and General William Henry Harrison — or local tradition that has carried on from Read more >

Win Big by Sharing your Travel Memories from Lafayette and West Lafayette!

I love a good contest, especially when it involves travel, photography, writing, and the new kid on the communications block, video. So I thought this contest from the Lafayette-West Lafayette Convention and Visitors Bureau, called One Great Contest, was lots Read more >

Greater Lafayette Commerce Presents 15th Annual Dickens of a Christmas

Because nothing says traditional Christmas like an old-fashioned Victorian Christmas, the Greater Lafayette Commerce is hosting visitors to the Greater Lafayette area for their 15th annual Dickens of a Christmas celebration. The event will be held on the streets and Read more >

Explore NW Indiana’s Largest Corn Maze From August 26 – October 30

You could, quite literally, run nearly a third of a marathon in Exploration Acres’ 18-acre corn maze. Exploration Acres operates the largest corn maze in northwest Indiana, with five different mazes, all differing lengths and levels of complexity, for a Read more >

Uptown Jazz & Blues Festival in Lafayette, IN, August 27, 2011

August is the perfect month for some hot jazz, and Lafayette, Indiana (Tippecanoe County) is the place where it’s happening. The 7th Annual Uptown Jazz & Blues Festival takes place on Saturday, August 27, from 5:00 to midnight, on the Read more >

Three On Thursday: Food, Wine and Music Festivals

Welcome to Three On Thursday. Each week, we’ll give you a head-start on your weekend and show you three offers that you can take advantage of or events you can attend this weekend. Here are this week’s Three On Thursday. Read more >

Beat the Heat with Tasty Local Treats

It’s hot outside and there’s no better way to cool off than with a delicious ice cream cone or milkshake! Creamy ice cream  makes a perfect treat on a summer afternoon and Indiana is filled with local restaurants that dish Read more >

Have a howling good time in Battle Ground…

You may know about Battle Ground’s National Historic Landmark, Tippecanoe Battleground, but did you know it is also home to a small research facility called Wolf Park. The park allows visitors an up-close and personal interaction with wolves, coyotes and Read more >