Top 10 Things to Do With Kids in Greater Lafayette

Top 10 Things to Do With Kids in Greater Lafayette

Lafayette, Indiana is one of the top family friendly area as it’s safe and has plenty of easy wildlife watching and nature experiences, making it a must for families who love nature. Due to these reasons, it is not too difficult to plan a fun filled day for the family. If you’re looking for some activities for the whole family, here are our top things to do in Greater Lafayette with kids! Family Fun in Greater Lafayette, IN Prophetstown State Park offers playgrounds, bike trails, camping amenities, a pool in the summer, and so much more! Click here for a detailed blog on everything to do at Prophetstown State Park with your family.Columbian Park Zoo gives kids a fun afternoon of exposure to animals from around the world. Monkeys, farm animals, butterflies, and soon to come – penguins – are all taken care of at this family attraction! Click here for more information on Columbian Park as a whole.Tropicanoe Cove just put in two new slides this summer that take this pool from awesome to amazing. Click here for the breakdown on hours and features! This is a public, outdoor pool, so it’s only open during summer. In addition to Tropicanoe Cove, there are many indoor and outdoor pools for swimming all seasons. Click here for locations throughout Lafayette, IN. Wolf Park opens it’s doors to the public for exposure to wolves and their natural behaviors. Wolf Park has many special events all seasons of the year. Click here to view an event calendar!Purdue University is a major part of our community. You can find tons of family fun...
Lafayette Christian School Dutch Apple Pie Fundraiser

Lafayette Christian School Dutch Apple Pie Fundraiser

In Fall, love comes in the shape of apple pie here with the Romanski Group. The Greater Lafayette, IN community looks forward to “pie week” every year, and it’s especially near and dear to our hearts. Not only is this a major fundraiser for Lafayette Christian School, but it also doubles as one of our favorite client appreciation events for our forever clients- those who have bought a home, sold a home, or sent us a referral. We’ll give you some information about the event itself, but if you’re in the category of “forever client” keep your eyes open for an apple pie ON US! We appreciate you! What/who is Lafayette Christian School? Lafayette Christian School (LCS) is a private elementary and middle level Christian faith based school located in Central Lafayette. (525 N 26th St, Lafayette, IN 47904) It’s been part of the Greater Lafayette, IN community for over 50 years. LCS runs on core value goals, policies, mission, and beliefs. Click here to get a full description of all those things! …and what about these pies? We will share some fun fact about the pies, but we want to hook you up with the need-to-know specifics of how to get them first! Save the dates! October 16 – 18, 2019 from 8:30 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. are pie pick up dates! Or until pies are sold out!Pick up is at 525 N 26th St, Lafayette, IN 47904 in the parking lot off Brown Street.Pies are available on a first come, first serve basis!Pies are $13 each or 2 for $25! Okay, so here are some fun facts!...
Turkey Run State Park

Turkey Run State Park

This beautiful photo came from Stav is lost. If you’re looking for an adventure, there’s one right in our backyard. With only a little country drive 50 miles south of Greater Lafayette, IN, West Central Indiana surprises visitors with an unexpected cluster of land formations deep in the rolling hills and trees. Turkey Run State Park harbors gorgeous gorges, unique natural enigmas such as the Ice Box, beautiful trails with foliage and prairie views, historical lessons, and so much more. This place is worth a visit. In fact, we’ll meet you down there! History of Turkey Run State Park This photo came from the Turkey Run Facebook Page! According to the Turkey Run website, this 2,382 acre land purchase was Indiana‘s second state park. The acres surround the banks of Sugar Creek, which we can give some credit to for the amazing land formations we see today. There are many back stories to the land acquisition and it’s roots through Native American involvement, a man named John Lusk, and even it’s founding geological possibilities. You can read more about that in the Turkey Run History Brochure. Turkey Run currently displays and preserves the pure, untouched beauty of the once forest ridden land “Indiana” was before it became our heart of farmland. Amenities of Turkey Run State Park This photo came from the Turkey Run Facebook! 15 miles of marked trailsThese trails range from Easy to rugged. View amazing sycamores, walk along Sugar Creek, stumble upon a covered bridge, waltz the ladders through the Bear and Rocky hollows, and so much more. Learn more about each trail and it’s difficulty...
306 Teasdale Drive, Lafayette Indiana

306 Teasdale Drive, Lafayette Indiana

This updated, move-in- ready home is in a prime Lafayette location in Twyckenham subdivision and is just minutes from downtown and Purdue University! Features: 3 bedrooms; 2.5 baths; full basement; fenced yard Activation Date: Friday, October 4th, 2019 by The Romanski Group Open House Date: Sunday, October 6th from 2:00-4:00 pm From the moment you walk into this home you will feel a breath of fresh air and rejuvenation!  The warm hardwood floors and charming features throughout will bring you a sense of peace and comfort. This house offers three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms with nearly 1,500 square feet plus a full partially finished basement that offers additional storage space.  There is a light and bright kitchen with all of the appliances and a dining area.   The privacy fenced yard is a great place to unwind in the evenings or you might enjoy grilling out with family and friends in the backyard.  It also offers plenty of space to add a fire-pit; garden and more! This home is located within located in great proximity to many things including being just minutes from Purdue University, area hospitals, schools and walking distance to downtown Lafayette and the farmer’s market!   Contact The Romanski Group for more information 765.293.9300 or click below: For up-to-date information on YOUR Indiana area neighborhood or a FREE Seller Consultation – call The Romanski Group at (765) 293.9200.  Using an experienced team is the way to get your home ‪SOLD‬! You deserve the BEST Realtor in the Lafayette Indiana...
Indiana’s Covered Bridge Festival 2019

Indiana’s Covered Bridge Festival 2019

Indiana’s very own Parke County hosts the state’s largest annual festival. By largest, we mean it stretches through the entire county and into 9 separate cities with crafty boutiques, yummy comfort food, beautiful artwork, and so, so much more. According the The National Covered Bridge Society, Parke County actually has the most covered bridges than any other county in the United States with 31 covered bridges. Patrons from all over the United States come for this unique, lovely festival, and we want you to be in the know about it! Keep reading for brief historical information on covered bridges, and some details on the festival itself! History of Covered Bridges in Parke County According to the State of Indiana’s website, covered brides have existed for over 200 years. Originally designed for protecting buggies against the elements, covered bridges answered that need, but they doubled as gathering places for revivals, festivals, and so much more. Today, many have been restored and kept to the best of the states’ and county’s abilities, and now the Parke County covered bridges are on display for you and your family during this annual event! Parke County does a great job of introducing you to this part of their history, so click here for a Parke County Covered bridge locator map. Additionally, click here for more historical information about Parke County. Details about the Covered Bridge Festival This festival runs daily from 9:00 A.M. – 6:00 P.M. from October 11 – 20.As stated, this festival stretches into 9 cities in the county. Click here to view each location in Parke County, and what craft, event,...