Memorial Day Weekend in Greater Lafayette, IN

Memorial Day Weekend in Greater Lafayette, IN

Memorial Day is, according to the Google Dictionary, “a day on which those who died in active military service are remembered.” So, if you’ve lost someone in the Military, from the Romanski Group community to yours, we are thankful for the service of your family. The Greater Lafayette, IN has many ways to spend Memorial Day honoring fallen heroes or just making the most of a beautiful day. Continue to read to find out more information! Memorial Day Weekend Events In Greater Lafayette, IN Annual Memorial Day Parade (Downtown Lafayette, IN): May 27th, 2019 from 12:00 – 2:00 P.M. “The 2019 Memorial Day Parade will be held on Monday, May 27, 2019 at noon. Line up begins 11:00 A.M. at 16th and Alabama Streets. The parade will step off at noon and will travel on Main Street to Wallace Ave, then take Park Drive into Columbian Park for the program at Memorial Island. The program will begin around 1 P.M.” Click here for the Facebook Event.Lafayette Citizens Band Performance (Riehle Plaza; Downtown Lafayette, IN): May 27th, 2019 at 7:30 P.M.Around the Fountain Art Fair (Downtown Lafayette, IN): May 25th, 2019 from 9:00 A.M. – 4:30 P.M. “One of the premier juried art fairs in the Midwest! Free admission!” Civic Theater presents, “Time Stands Still” (Lafayette, IN): May 25th, 2019 at 7:30 P.M. “Sarah and her boyfriend James come back from covering the Iraq War, physically bruised and emotionally beaten. The burgeoning relationship of their best friend Richard and his young girlfriend makes them examine their own relationship and way of life. Is it possible for two people who are...
Summer Camps in Greater Lafayette, IN 2019

Summer Camps in Greater Lafayette, IN 2019

These are the days! Summer days. They’re coming hard and fast, and now, the question awaits: what are we going to do when the kids get out of school?! There’s plenty of time for road trips, summer pool time fun, and family bonfires, but what about the rest of the days? The great news is that the Greater Lafayette, IN area offers Summer Camps for Kids throughout our city serving all family needs. Keep reading for more information. Columbian Park Zoo (Lafayette, IN): The Columbian Park Zoo opens its doors for the littles (actually ages 3 to 14!) around town. Learn interesting information about animals that live today and long ago with hands on activities, conversation, and more. Click here to view more information on Zoo Camps! Studio B (Lafayette, IN): Sign your little active little dancer up for some fun exercise and group learning. Click here to view information on Studio B summer camps!Faith Church Adventure Summer Camp (available at two locations: Faith East and Faith West): This camp offers an answer for the working parent! Full days and half days available. Also, rest assured, the staff designs this program for all day fun for any age between 3 and rising 8th grade. Click here to view more information!Faith Youth Sports Camps (Lafayette, IN): More we’re talking specific skill defining summer camps at Faith! Camps available for boy’s wrestling and co-ed basketball! These take place at Faith East only. Click here for more information!Purdue Summer CampsPurdue University hosts summer camps for all ages in all different categories. Some available include Business, Education, Engineering, Science & Technology, Veterinary Medicine,...
What’s going on around town?

What’s going on around town?

Greater Lafayette, IN springs into summer! As Summer approaches, we want you to know what’s going on in our neck of the woods! Here are just a few events to keep your eyes on the next couple of weeks! Recurring Events Lafayette, IN Farmer’s Market: Here’s the schedule! These run from May to October! Click here to view more information about the Lafayette Farmer’s Market.Saturday mornings from 8:00 A.M. – 12: 30 P.M. in Downtown Lafayette, IN on 5th street between Main and Columbia.Wednesday evenings from 3:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. at Cumberland Park.Mosey Down Main Street (Downtown Lafayette, IN): Every first Saturday evening during May through September. local artists, businesses, musicians, and more shut down Main Street for a small festival! The event is on Main Street between 6th and 11th streets. Check it out over the coming months!Tropicanoe Cove at Columbian Park in Lafayette, IN opens on May 25th for the Summer! Be sure to check out their 2 new slides! Specific, One-time Events BBQ, Bluegrass, and Blueberry Wine (Wildcat Creek Winery; Lafayette, IN): May 18th, 2019 from 5:00 – 9:00 P.M. ” It’s that time again when we release our Bicentennial Blueberry Wine! Come enjoy music by The Molter Brothers and Wildcat Creek String Band. Roasted, Toasted, & Baked Food Truck will be there as well if you get hungry. Put those request in at work and come enjoy a night out. This is a free 21+ event.”Lafayette Coin Show (Doubletree by Hilton; Lafayette, IN): May 19th, 2019 from 9:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M. Hosted by the Lafayette Coin Club. If you’re a collector, they’ll happily...
Spotlight on Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood

Spotlight on Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood

Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood has our attention with just the name! This new addition to Wabash Landing gives a fresh menu in the American cuisine department, and we think that’s cool! Are you even American if you don’t love one of these two things: fried chicken or seafood?! Anyway, check out some of the details below, and then go check out this Greater Lafayette, IN restaurant for yourself! About Dusk till Dawn Fried Chicken and Seafood Okay, so they reeled us in with the name, but now, we introduce: the menu. As you’ll see below, the menu has all sorts of things to choose from. The obvious, fried chicken and seafood, take up the majority of the menu, but there are plenty of variety of a seafood, chicken cuts, and sides to choose from. The great, seasoned breading on the chicken is amazing, so go for it! Also, check out that lobster and craw-fish boil! YUM! Here are a couple of extra things from the menu that really ticked our fancy: Haagen Dazs ice cream (WHAT?! Yes, please!) and the slight Asian flare! Check out the pot-stickers as a side or quality teas offered for beverage. If you’ve ever been out of the United States to travel, you’ll know that Americans are known for large portions. Dusk Till Dawn lives up to that American cuisine standard in this category as well! Everything comes in great, generous portion sizes, and you’ll love to feast on this goodness. We hope you get the chance to check out this piece of Lafayette, IN! Dusk Till Dawn Fried Chicken and...
Teacher’s Appreciation Week 2019

Teacher’s Appreciation Week 2019

I’m a teacher, what’s your superpower? Our superheroes, the teachers in our lives need a full week of celebration, and it’s this week, May 6th – 10th, 2019- Teacher Appreciation Week! Companies all over the United States are into showing teachers the love by giving them freebies and gifts, and Lafayette, IN is no different! Here’s a small list of companies to check out for lunch this week if you’re a teacher! “Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen (Lafayette, IN): With the purchase of an entree, teachers can get a free appetizer. The offer is valid from May 6 to 10.Chick-fil-A (Lafayette, IN): Many franchises will be offering free sandwiches to teachers on May 7. Check with your local franchise to see if they’re participating.Chipotle (Lafayette and West Lafayette, IN): On May 7 from 3 p.m. to close, teachers can get a buy one, get one free burrito, burrito bowl, salad or order of tacos.McAlister’s Deli (Lafayette, IN): From May 6 to 10, McAlister’s Deli is offering a free cup of tea to teachers.” If you want to read the article we used for this information, click here! How can you show the teachers in your life appreciation this week? Let’s be honest, heroes don’t always wear capes. These superheroes in our lives deserve some love. The running joke is to bring an apple to your teacher to keep her healthy, but how about some chocolate, coffee, gift cards, or a new experience? We recommend shopping locally, so here are a few ideas in each category! ChocolateRichelle in a Handbasket (Lafayette, IN)Wolf’s Chocolates (West Lafayette, IN)Edible Arrangements (Lafayette, IN)McCord’s Candies (Downtown Lafayette,...