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Family Fun in Warren County: Ohio’s Largest Playground

Fondly known as "Ohio's largest playground," Warren County has definitely earned this designation. Located between Cincinnati and Dayton,...

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Staycations

If you’re looking for fun and adventure for your family, you don’t have to look too far! Indianapolis is the perfect place for your next staycation because there is always something new to explore. From museums and theaters to outdoor adventures and family-friendly hotels, there is something for everyone to enjoy in Indy!

Indiana Day Trips

There’s lots to do in Indianapolis, but if you're up for a short drive, you’ll find many adventures awaiting you and your family all around the Hoosier state. And bonus: These destinations are a short drive away, so there’s no need to pack your bags or make a hotel reservation.

Exploring the Midwest

From sandy lake beaches and forested landscapes, to small farmland towns and exciting urban cities, the Midwest is an amazing region to explore as a family. These travel destinations will make you realize that the Midwest is the best!

Indiana Getaways

An Indiana getaway might be just what your family needs to get out and appreciate the vast diversity of the Hoosier state. Sports fans, nature enthusiasts, history buffs and curious travelers alike will all find fun destinations to explore around Indiana.

Spring Travel

The Best Places to go Camping near Indianapolis for Families

After too many days inside this long, cold winter,...

Travel Adventures for Outdoor Addicts

From zip-lining through the trees to uncovering caves, adventuring...

Hop Aboard the Easter Express

All aboard! Celebrate Easter by catching a ride on...

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The Top 10 Water Parks in the Midwest 

There are many local waterparks and aquatic centers around Indy. But if you're up for traveling a bit and making a weekend out of...

The 13 Best Water Parks in Indiana

If your neighborhood pool just isn't cutting it this summer, how about a road trip to one of these top Indiana water parks that are worth a drive?

Road Trip: Indiana Historic Sites

Did you know: Your membership to the Indiana State Museum grants you admission not just to the ISM, but also 11 other state historic...

Pine Lake Waterpark & Beach – 2 Hours North of Indianapolis

Pine Lake Waterpark is the perfect summer day trip for families looking to spend the day at the beach. Pine Lake Waterpark, located about 2-hours...

5 Indiana Hot Air Balloon Festivals to Look Forward to this Summer

Have you ever been to a hot air balloon festival? Hot Air Balloon Festivals are family-friendly events that often have something everyone will enjoy. Watch as a kaleidoscope...

Beaches Near Indianapolis Where You Can Play in the Sand

Who says a beach can't be a car ride away? There are plenty of lakes and reservoirs with beaches near Indianapolis that are perfect...

Summer Float Trip: Top Tubing Destinations Around Indiana

Indiana is home to some amazing natural playgrounds, rivers being one of them. While floating down a lazy river at a waterpark can be...

8 Amazing Small-Town Indiana Festivals Worth the Drive

Festival season is in full swing, and you can find lots of charming celebrations happening all around the state. Here are some of the...

Where to go White Water Rafting in Indiana

Did you know you can find white water rafting right here in Indiana? In the heart of downtown South Bend, rafters can experience the...

Where to Rent a Boat Around Central Indiana

Indiana might be a landlocked state, but that doesn't mean there's any shortage of places to have fun in the water. There are many...

Where to Canoe and Kayak in Central Indiana

Climbing inside a canoe or kayak paves the way for perfect summer adventures! Exercise, family time, fresh air... what more could you want? If...

The Best Roller Coasters in the Midwest

Warmer weather is here, and families plan their weekend or week-long trips throughout the summer. One classic adventure that appeals to people of all...

Day Trip: Uranus Indiana Fudge Factory in Anderson

Looking for a place to get some great fudge along with a good dose of potty humor? Then head out to Anderson and visit...

The Best Places to go Camping near Indianapolis for Families

After too many days inside this long, cold winter, it’s time to get out and enjoy some fresh air. So grab your sleeping bags...

Aquarium Restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee

If you're looking for a place to dive into food and fun in Nashville, Tennessee, you'll find it at the Aquarium Restaurant. Boasting a...

Travel Adventures for Outdoor Addicts

From zip-lining through the trees to uncovering caves, adventuring through parks to camping (or glamping!) with your family, these travel adventure ideas should be...

Unique Trip Destinations Perfect for your next Family Vacation

It’s travel season! If you and your family are looking for some out-of-the-box destinations for your next family trip, consider these fun and unique...

Hop Aboard the Easter Express

All aboard! Celebrate Easter by catching a ride on the Nickel Plate Easter Express.  Come see this delightful spring story unfold while you ride the...

19 Indiana Day Trips Perfect for Spring

Spring has sprung, and it is time to get on the road for a quick Indiana day trip. There is no need to bring...

22 Things To Do In Indy This Spring Break

The kids are off school for an entire week (or two)! Spend the time well in Indianapolis. Here are 20 things to do in Indy this spring break.

Dinosaur World in Cave City, Kentucky

About three hours south of Indianapolis is Cave City, the home of Dinosaur World. If you're driving on I-65, it's tough to miss it:...

Take a Ride on the Shamrock Express this St. Patrick’s Day

All aboard! Celebrate all things Irish this St. Patrick's Day by hitching a ride on the Nickel Plate Shamrock Express, a train experience that...

6 Best National Parks in the Midwest for Families

There are more than 63 national parks in the United States, and many of those are located right here in the Midwest. If you’re...

Take a Spring Break Road Trip

Spring break is almost here, and your family is probably eager to get out of town and explore someplace new. Luckily, Indianapolis is surrounded...

Worth the Drive: Kidscommons in Columbus, Indiana

Drive 45 minutes south of Indianapolis, and you'll find Kidscommons, a great children's museum that's the perfect spot to play and explore when you're...

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