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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Burdette Park

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

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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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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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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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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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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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Other Destinations

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Azalea Path Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

Home to one of the largest collections of azaleas in the midwest and located on the Gibson / Pike County border in so...

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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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Charlestown State Park

Enjoy hikes from easy to challenging on trails in one of Indiana’s newest state parks. Trails overlook the Ohio...

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Daviess County Museum

Featuring displays of sports memorabilia, local history, and a large funeral exhibit of mortuary science through the ...

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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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Falls of the Ohio State Park & Interpretive Center

Hike on 390-million-year-old fossil beds, the exposed Devonian fossil beds in the world. The park’s renovated i...

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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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Four Seasons Lodging

This location puts you in the middle of many cultural and outdoor attractions. The historic town of New Harmony with ...

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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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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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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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Harmonie State Park

Harmonie State Park is located “on the banks of the Wabash” 25 miles northwest of Evansville. A beautiful...

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Harmonie State Park Cabins

Harmonie State Park Campground includes 11 rustic log cabins for rent. Each cabin contains two bedrooms, one with a d...

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Harmonist Labyrinth

The Harmonist Labyrinth is a recreation of the original Harmonist layout. It’s a long-time favorite for local school ...

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Hawg N Sauce

Mount Vernon’s BEST Choice for BBQ, Saturday Brunch and Bloody Mary Bar. Also, enjoy summer concerts on the gor...

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Historic New Harmony Tours

Historic New Harmony offers a guided walking tour of important and fascinating historic sites in New Harmony. It’s no...

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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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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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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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Jump-N-Jax

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

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Lark Valley Zip Lines

The Lark Valley Canopy Zip Tour offers outdoor fun and adventure for families, individuals, and groups of all sizes. ...

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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 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

Tour 14 Lincoln-era replica cabins and a museum filled with hundreds of fascinating artifacts from the area’s h...

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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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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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Mitchell Opera House

Originally built in 1906 and completely restored in 2015, the historic Mitchell Opera House enjoys a rich tradition o...

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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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Putters Bay

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

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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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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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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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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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Squire Boone Caverns & Village

Rediscover Squire Boone caverns park in 2017 with their new cave tour featuring never seen before views. Guided one h...

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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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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 New Harmony Inn Resort & Conference Center

Surrounded by towering trees, gently rolling hills, and tranquil ponds, the acclaimed New Harmony Inn offers a peacef...

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The Red Geranium

Established in 1964, the Red Geranium Restaurant is one of the region’s most charming and romantic restaurants. Servi...

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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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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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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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Upcoming Family Fun Events

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Adult Sandbox

Jasper Strassenfest

The German-inspired street festival features live entertainment on three downtown stages, polka, lederhosen, hot air ...

August 1 - August 4
Downtown Jasper
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Arts & Entertainment

First Fridays

First Friday is a monthly celebration of arts and culture in the Haynie’s Corner Arts District in Evansville, Indiana...

August 2
Haynie’s Corner Evansville
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Arts & Entertainment

Schweizer Fest

The Schweizer Fest has become a well-known, community-wide celebration, offering free entertainment and activities fo...

August 8 - August 11
City Hall Park
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