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Knox County Watermelon Festival – August 3, 2013

They take their watermelons seriously in Vincennes Indiana. So seriously, they devote an entire day to the thumpable fruit. On Saturday, August 3, head to Knox County and Patrick Henry Square, located on the Historical George Roger’s Clark Memorial Site, Read more >

Vincennes: Where Ridiculous New Year’s Celebrations Make Perfect Sense

In case you were wondering, here is the recipe for turning a ridiculous specatcle into a traditional community even in 5 years: 1. An 18-foot, 500-pound watermelon 2. A “splatform” 3. Construction crane 4. Sober and licensed construction crane operator Read more >

Hungry for fun? Check out these foodie festivals.

We Hoosiers like to have a good time. And, apparently, we like to eat as evidenced by the multitude of food-based festivals happening in Indiana during the month of September. As the old theme song goes, there’s more than corn Read more >