Memories Made. For Everyone.

Families of all sizes dig our charm

From the little ones who can't make it to nap time without a bag full of Cheerios to the teenagers who insist on keeping their headphones in because you "just don't understand them," Southern Indiana has a history of bringing families together for good ol' fashioned quality time. We know it's cliche but there really is something for everyone.

All the Fun

Nature Lovin'

Caves, lakes, and wildlife preserves! Don't touch the animals though...they may not appreciate it.

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Apple Hill Orchard

This beautiful orchard features a unique trellis system offering apples, peaches, and nectarines. Watch the orchard s...

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Azalea Path Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

  The best way to welcome spring? The Azalea Path Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. Immerse Yourself in Azaleas...

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Bluespring Caverns

At a cool 52 degrees year round and 100 feet below the surface of the earth, explore an underground river. Guides pil...

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Burdette Park

Burdette Park has family fun 365 days a year. This an ideal location for a walk, run or bike through the woods on a s...

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Charlestown State Park

Enjoy hikes on trails that range from easy to challenging in Indiana’s state parks overlooking the Ohio River. Explor...

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Falls of the Ohio State Park & Interpretive Center

Hike on 390-million-year-old fossil beds, the world’s largest exposed Devonian fossil beds. The interpretive ce...

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Glendale Fish & Wildlife Area

Glendale Fish & Wildlife Area provides over 1,400 acres of available water­, including 22 ponds and Dogwood Lake....

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Hoosier National Forest

The Hoosier National Forest is Indiana’s premier forest land and is open year round for public enjoyment. The f...

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Indiana Caverns

Indiana Caverns offers an 80 minute tour daily starting at 9 am. The tour includes a variety of experiences: heights,...

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Lincoln State Park

This scenic 2,026-acre park was established in 1932 as a memorial to Abraham Lincoln’s mother, Nancy Hanks. Rec...

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Nature Playscape at Wesselman Woods

Get messy, get creative and take risks at the Nature Playscape at Wesselman Woods. Children are invited to try new ad...

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O’Bannon Woods State Park

The O’Bannon Woods State Park lies in the central and extreme southern part of the state, bordering the Ohio River. T...

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Spring Mill State Park

In the early 1800s, settlers found an industrial village near the flowing water from several cave springs. As they ex...

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Squire Boone Caverns & Village

Rediscover Squire Boone caverns park with their new cave tour featuring never seen before views. Guided one hour walk...

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The Parklands of Jasper

The Parklands of Jasper is a 75-acre major urban renewal endeavor that turned a private 9-hole golf course and the su...

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Thrills, Laughs, and Fun

Soak up some clean, American sun while laying on the beach, by the lake, or at a waterpark where kids of all ages can find adventure.

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Big Splash Adventure Indoor Waterpark

40,000 square-foot indoor water park full of unique and exciting features. Known for its innovative and environmental...

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Bluespring Caverns

At a cool 52 degrees year round and 100 feet below the surface of the earth, explore an underground river. Guides pil...

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cMoe – Koch Family Children’s Museum of Evansville

Housed in an historic building on 5th street in Downtown Evansville, “cMoe” features three floors of permanent and tr...

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Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari offer two world-class parks for one low price. Nationally known for family fun, ...

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Indiana Caverns

Indiana Caverns offers an 80 minute tour daily starting at 9 am. The tour includes a variety of experiences: heights,...

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Jump-N-Jax

This attractions serves as a children’s amusement center in Daviess County, Indiana. Large bouncy houses, games...

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Jumping Jasper LLC

Our facility is based around allowing kids to be kids. With over 7 inflatables and a full redemption arcade, there...

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Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden photo

Mesker Park Zoo & Botanic Garden

Extending over 45 acres, historic Mesker Park Zoo is home to more than 700 animals and is open 365 days a year!  Path...

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Mickey’s Kingdom

Mickey’s Kingdom was built from the ground up by a dedicated community full of generous volunteers. This 21,000...

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NoCo Arts & Cultural District

The NoCo Arts and Cultural District is – No. (North) of Co. (Court Avenue). It is intimate, whimsical, full of color ...

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Otters Baseball at Bosse Field

Bosse Field is the site for filming “A League of Their Own” in 1992. Whether you’re a sports fan or...

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Paoli Peaks

Indiana’s premiere ski resort. 65 acres of skiable terrain with 15 trails, five chairlifts, and three surface l...

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Putters Bay

This miniature golf course is in Daviess County, Indiana. A wonderful place for a little family golf competition!

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Puzzles & Padlocks

Puzzles and Padlocks is Jasper and Dubois County’s Premier Escape Room! Our rooms provide immersive escape expe...

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Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy

This fully interactive museum explores American comedy and celebrates the life and legacy of one of America’s g...

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Squire Boone Caverns & Village

Rediscover Squire Boone caverns park with their new cave tour featuring never seen before views. Guided one hour walk...

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Squire Boone Zipline

Check out our new lines for 2017.  With the addition of our new course, we will be one of the longest zip lines in th...

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The Broken Tee

The Broken Tee is a golf simulation venue that provides entertainment for the entire family. You can also enjoy other...

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The Playce

The Playce is the perfect place for families located near Jasper, IN. Our indoor playground and cafe provide a safe a...

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Vintage Fire Museum

This nationally known collection of fire engines and artifacts tells the story of firefighting in the U.S. since the ...

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Woodchuck’s – 47586

Woodchuck’s Axe Throwing, Indoor & Outdoor Axe Throwing, Golf Simulators, Beer, Wine, & Appetizer’...

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Other Destinations

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Bear Hollow Wood Carvers

“Cutting Edge Art,” along with one-of-a-kind chainsaw sculptures created by award-winning carvers from ac...

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Da•da Boutique

Da•da Boutique is committed to natural beauty and wellness. Their goal is to make you feel great in your own skin. Th...

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Daviess County Museum

See various exhibits that demonstrate what Hoosier life was like in the early 1900s. Discover a school room replica, ...

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Deam Lake State Recreation Area

Deam Lake is home to 5 hiking trails, including access to Indiana’s longest, the Knobstone Trail. Trails range ...

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Derby Dinner Playhouse

Year-round theater featuring the best of Broadway musicals and comedies. Full service all-American buffet included wi...

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Dress and Dwell

Modern fashion with southern charm. Dress & Dwell carries women’s clothing, accessories, handbags, home dec...

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Earth’s Art

Gifts from Mother Nature. Fine mineral specimens, deco pieces, fossils, jewelry and more.

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Elephant Encounters

Circus history is deeply rooted in French Lick with the Hagenbeck-Wallace circus once owned by Ed Ballard. Elephants ...

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Engelbrecht’s Countryside Orchard

Providing tree-ripened fruit to local farmer’s markets. U-Pick peaches, apples and pumpkins are available seaso...

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Farm Life

Located just 12 miles west of Louisville, you will find a warm welcome as you search our 12 acres of pumpkin patches ...

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Ferdinand State Forest photo

Ferdinand State Forest

Established in 1934 as a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) camp, CCC workers built roads, service buildings, and one ...

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Fox Hollow Gallery photo

Fox Hollow Gallery

Family owned and a part of the American Craftsman business since 1973, Fox Hollow Gallery specializes in custom creat...

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French Lick Scenic Railway photo

French Lick Scenic Railway

Take a 20-minute historic train ride through parts of the Hoosier National Forest, the 2,200-foot Burton Tunnel (Indi...

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Georgetown Drive-in

Family-owned, two-screen drive-in theater with a full concession stand and playground. Open since 1951.

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Goebel Farms

Pumpkins, Family Fun, Corn Maze, Hayrides & Christmas Trees.

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Grace’s Toys & Dolls photo

Grace’s Toys & Dolls

With names like Thomas Trains, Melissa & Doug wooden toys, Breyer Horses, German made Playmobil and many items ma...

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Guthrie Meadows B&B

Enjoy a quaint stay in the 1879 Victorian mansion Bed and Breakfast. Each of the two rooms is styled in a unique...

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Hampton Inn- Princeton

Located right off the 65 and 41 interchange, just 2 minutes from historic downtown Princeton. Fuel up with our free h...

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Holiday Drive-In

Take in a double feature under a blanket of stars at one of the few remaining drive-in theaters in the U.S. See the b...

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Hoosier Hills Marina

Tucked away in a quiet cove on the west end of Patoka lake is HOOSIER HILLS MARINA, a full-service marina offering sl...

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Huber’s Orchard, Winery and Vineyards photo

Huber’s Orchard, Winery and Vineyards

Sample wines at this expansive family orchard and winery. Huber Winery is Indiana’s largest estate-bottled winery, an...

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Huntingburg League Stadium

When you enter the gates of historic League Stadium in Huntingburg, IN, home of the Bombers, you may think you’ve ste...

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Indiana Military Museum photo

Indiana Military Museum

The museum is home to one of the most comprehensive collections of military artifacts in the midwest spanning the Civ...

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Joe Huber Family Farm & Restaurant

Spring to Fall, Joe Huber’s Family Farm and Restaurant is where cherished memories are made and delicious farm-...

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Julie’s Tell Street Café

Enjoy the best breakfast menu in the southern part of Indiana. Friendly service with homecooked meals and a great atm...

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Landmarks Emporium

Distinctively different and equally entertaining, this shop transports visitors to the Resort’s heyday with retro-chi...

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Limestone Cafe

This cozy and classy eatery, set in a gorgeous limestone building in downtown Bedford, puts a modern twist on old fav...

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Lincoln Amphitheatre

Lincoln Amphitheatre is an outdoor venue inside Lincoln State Park. Nationally touring acts perform May through Octob...

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Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial photo

Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

Learn about the lives of Abraham Lincoln and his pioneer family, who lived on a farm site that is now a National Park...

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Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum

Take a relaxing look back into history with 13 Lincoln-era replica cabins in memorial to Abraham Lincoln’s year...

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Lyles Station Historic School & Museum photo

Lyles Station Historic School & Museum

Recognized as one of the last remaining African American settlements in Indiana, Lyles Station was founded by free bl...

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Mayse Farm Market

Providing fresh produce to the Tri-State for over 70 years, Mayes Farm also serves up seasonally themed family fun.

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Patoka Lake Marina & Lodging

A full-service marina renting houseboats, pontoons, Fun & Play boats, and fishing boats. For a unique on-the-wate...

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Pumpkins and More Farm Market

Check out the wide variety of homegrown and homemade goodies throughout the year at Pumpkins and More. Edible items f...

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R4 Boutique

Looking for timeless, unique and beautiful Reclaimed, Restored, Repurposed and Refined items in French Lick? Visit ou...

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Regalo

An eclectic mix of gifts, one-of-a-kind jewelry, accessories contemporary décor and fine art. Shop for items to accen...

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Santa Claus Candy Castle

The historic castle was dedicated in 1935, blending old-world charm with modern-day fun. Visit Santa’s Candy Ca...

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Santa Claus Museum and Village

Visit the Santa Claus Museum & Village to step into the town’s fascinating history. Explore a collection o...

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Santa’s TOYS

Browse through over 2,800 specialty toys at Santa’s Toys. Guests of all ages are encouraged to find their inner...

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Scales Lake Park and Campground

Scales Lake has something for everyone. Come for the day and enjoy the trails for hiking or walking. 14 miles of moun...

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Schimpff’s Confectionery

Live candy demonstrations at Schimpff’s show visitors how candy has been made by hand for 125 years. The histor...

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Shubael Little Pioneer Village

The Shubael Little Pioneer Village includes hewn-log vintage homesteads, a blacksmith shop, a carpenter’s shop, The T...

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Spring Mill State Park Inn

Remember, as you sip coffee and relax beside the fireplace, or sit on the patio and watch the birds or take a stroll ...

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Sultan’s Run Golf Club

Sultan’s Run Golf Club stretches over 224 rolling acres of woods, water, and wildlife. Sultan’s Run Golf Club’s zoysi...

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The Elderberry Co.

Elderberry may sound like something from Harry Potter, but when it comes to keeping your family healthy and active, i...

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The Odd Shop

A vintage, memorabilia, and oddity shop. You can find clothing, records, collectibles, games, and other knick-knacks....

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Thyen-Clark Cultural Center

The mission of the Jasper Community Arts Commission is to stimulate and encourage an appreciation of and participatio...

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Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana Visitors Center & Plant Tours

Get under the hood at the Toyota Indiana Visitors Center and explore the history of Toyota from its early role in the...

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True North

True North is your destination for handcrafted, locally made goods for you and your home. We’ve thoughtfully cu...

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Vinnie’s River Cabins

Come make memories at our cabins on the Ohio River! Enjoy the quiet atmosphere of southern Indiana county in a log ca...

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Wimsatt Soap Co.

This unique bath boutique carries natural, handmade bath and spa products including bath bombs, bath bomb cupcakes, b...

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Arts & Entertainment

The Sweet Delilah Swim Club at Derby Dinner Playhouse

A touching comedy about five southern women whose friendships began on their college swim team and span a lifetime. A...

May 22 - June 30
Derby Dinner Playhouse
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FANCY NANCY THE MUSICAL at Derby Dinner Playhouse

Fancy Nancy is performing in her very first show and desperately wants to be a mermaid. Can Nancy bring fancy flair t...

June 22
Derby Dinner Playhouse
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Circus Day at the Museum

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls! It is once again time for your favorite annual Circus celebration! Circus Day a...

June 22
French Lick West Baden Museum
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