Mother’s Day in Greater Lafayette 2023

Mother’s Day in Greater Lafayette 2023

Mother’s Day is Sunday May 14th, 2023 Motherhood! The word itself holds many connotations, and it looks different for every person. Regardless of the motherhood season represented to whoever reads this blog here, a celebration is due, don’t you think? So whether you’re a seasoned Mama, a first-time Mama, a foster Mama, you simply just HAVE a Mama, or anything in between – this one’s for you. Greater Lafayette and surrounding area’s community businesses, restaurants, and organizations all throughout the region display their support of family life and quality time by hosting events such as these mentioned. We hope this list inspires the perfect idea to treat the Mama in your life like she’s worth the world! Lafayette area Dining, Activities, and Events Bask Aroma (Lafayette, IN): Design personal candle fragrances and spend some quality time with mom at Bask Aroma. This unique activity together will create lasting memories for years to come. All Fired Up (West Lafayette, IN): Schedule some time to paint your own pottery together! 21 Pedals Flower Farm (Lafayette, IN): Take mom to this beautiful u-pick flower farm. This amazing property will wow the entire family! Bliss Salon & Spa (Lafayette, IN): Pamper Mom with a salon and spa day! Painting with a Twist (Lafayette, IN): Select from the 5 available classes that best suit your interest on Sunday, May 14, 2023! Click here for event times and themes! Mother’s Day Tea (West Lafayette, IN): “Join us in the afternoon, 3-5, to celebrate Mother’s Day!” Indianapolis Area Dining and Events At just over an hour from Lafayette, Indianapolis offers just a few specialty events for Mother’s Day this year! Check out...
Hiking and Biking Trails of Greater Lafayette

Hiking and Biking Trails of Greater Lafayette

There are many great spots throughout the Greater Lafayette, IN area to enjoy the outdoors! Hiking and biking trails are one awesome way to do just that. So whether you’re looking to maintain health goals, cut back on gas cost, or just simply enjoy where you live, here are the places to check out throughout the Greater Lafayette, IN community! Lafayette Parks and Trails Many Greater Lafayette, IN parks hold miles and miles of trail fun! Here’s a quick guide to some local parks, but otherwise, start with these: Haan Nature Trail (Lafayette, IN) Fairfield Lakes Park (Lafayette, IN) Hoffman Nature Area (Lafayette, IN) Bicentennial Nature Area (Lafayette, IN) Peters Mill Access (Lafayette, IN) Linear Trail (Lafayette, IN) Munger Park (Lafayette, IN) West Lafayette Parks and Trails Wabash Heritage Trail (West Lafayette, IN) McCormick Woods Trail (West Lafayette, IN) Celery Bog Nature Area (West Lafayette, IN) Happy Hollow Park (West Lafayette, IN Trail Head Park (West Lafayette, IN) Potawatomi Trail Niche (West Lafayette, IN) Ross Hills Park (West Lafayette, IN) Prophetstown State Park (West Lafayette, IN) Michaud-Sinninger Woods Nature Preserve (West Lafayette, IN Additionally here’s a link to the West Lafayette Trail Guide, and here’s a link to a West Lafayette Bike Map. It details West Lafayette‘s park selection and lists each one’s amenities, along with all possible biking trails as of 2023 in West Lafayette! For up-to-date information on YOUR Indiana area neighborhood or a FREE Seller Consultation – call The Romanski Group at (765) 293.9300.  Using an experienced team is the way to get your home ‪SOLD‬! You deserve the BEST Realtor in the Lafayette Indiana...
Lafayette Area Spring Events 2023

Lafayette Area Spring Events 2023

Winter is done, and spring has sprung! Time for some fun in the sun- for all ages! Here is a list of some indoor/outdoor events for April in the Greater Lafayette, IN area: April 14th, 2023 Spring Carnival (Woodland Elementary School; Lafayette, IN) 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. “We will have food trucks available to purchase from Crabby Mike’s, Puritan Coney Island Express, Kona Ice & Tom’s Coffee. There will be games, bounce houses, a balloon artist, a DJ, a silent auction, and more! Our Scholastic Book Fair will also be open! Entry is $5/person. All games are free to play!” April 15th, 2023 Purdue Aviation Day (Purdue University Airport; West Lafayette, IN): 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. “Purdue Aviation Day (PAD) is an open access FREE event welcome to community members, prospective students, industry partners, and aviation enthusiasts alike. The event focuses on sharing the passion of aviation through static aircraft displays, educational events, historic displays, guest speakers, and children’s activities.” Purdue Spring Fest (Purdue University; West Lafayette, IN): 10:00 a.m .- 6:00 p.m. “[Join us for] hands on activities in science, technology, engineering, arts and cultural experiences.  The fun will continue at the College of Veterinary Medicine open house, the legendary Bug Bowl, and the plant sale.” The Challenge (Ross-Ade Stadium; West Lafayette, IN): 8:30 – 11:00 A.M. Start your Spring off with a Greater Lafayette, IN classic 5K. Stem and Stories (Tippecanoe County Public Library Klondike Branch; West Lafayette, IN): 11:00 a.m.-Noon “Join us at the Klondike Branch Library to learn all about seeds and how they grow! We will read The Tiny Seed by Eric Carle and participants...
Egg Hunts of Greater Lafayette, IN

Egg Hunts of Greater Lafayette, IN

Easter Eggs Hunts are a blast for all ages! Check out this quick list of Greater Lafayette, IN Easter Egg Hunts for both the young and old to plan your Easter 2023 events! April 1-2, 2023 Spring Egg Hunt (West Lafayette Wellness Center; West Lafayette, IN)April 1, 2023 from 4:00 – 7:00 P.M.“Join us for our 2nd annual Spring Egg Hunt at the West Lafayette Wellness Center. Event will include an egg hunt, giveaway prizes, cake walk, facepainting and crafts. Egg hunt start times vary by age, registration required for planning purposes.” Doggie Egg Hunt (Cumberland Park; West Lafayette, IN)April 1, 2023 from 12:00 – 2:00 P.M.“Join us at Cumberland Dog Park for our Inaugural Doggie Egg Hunt from 12-2 PM or while supplies last. Event will include an egg hunt, prize table, and of course, lots of treats! Registration is required.” April 8-9, 2023 Community Easter Egg Hunt (Immanuel United Church of Christ; Lafayette, IN) April 8, 2023 at 10:00 A.M.“This event is for kids 12 and under. The Easter Bunny will be available for you to get pictures. Bring your friends and family. Everyone Welcome!” Easter Egg Hunt (Northend Community Center; Lafayette, IN)April 8, 2023 from 10:00 A.M. – Noon“You’re invited to join us in a fun-filled celebration of Easter! Activities include an egg hunt, photo booth, inflatables, and more…and admission is FREE!“ CRC Community Easter Egg Hunt (Community Reformed Church; Lafayette, IN)April 8, 2023 at 10:30“Everyone welcome and everything is FREE!” Easter Eggstravaganza (Sunrise Christian reformed Church; Lafayette, IN)April 8, 2023 from 11:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.“Easter EGGStravaganza 2023 is sure to be a fun event for...
Spring Break Camps in Greater Lafayette

Spring Break Camps in Greater Lafayette

Looking for a way to keep everyone occupied during Spring Break 2023? Check out these Greater Lafayette, IN area Spring Break 2023 Camps during the Lafayette School Corporation and Tippecanoe School Corporation scheduled time off! Full Week Camps Columbian Park Zoo Safari Camp (March 27 – 31, 2023)$195/child “Take a Spring Break Safari without leaving town! Just the right balance between learning and fun, our Spring Break camp gives kids a week off from the regular routine, but includes enough structure to keep them in learning mode until school resumes. New friends, animal encounters and lots of games and activities make spring break a week to remember! Zoo Members receive a 15% discount on camp registration fees. An optional Extended Care service is available to add during check out for an additional fee. For Full Day camps the Extended Care service runs 7:30am-9:00am and 4:00-5:30pm and is an additional $20 per child. For Half Day Camps the Extended Care service runs in the morning only 7:30am-9:00am and is an additional $10 per child. Membership discounts do not apply to Extended Care services.” McAllister Spring Break Camp (March 27-31, 2023)$100/child “The weather is getting warmer, and school is out! Come to McAllister and enjoy a week full of seasonal arts and crafts, activities, and fun. This camp is offered to children ages 6-12. Spring Break Camp is held during the week of Lafayette School Corporation and Tippecanoe School Corporation Spring Break. Registration is limited to the first 40 kids. Registration Begins: February 20th Dates: March 27th-31st Time: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Before/After Care Services: 7:30 a.m. – 9 a.m....
Valentine’s Day Treats

Valentine’s Day Treats

Struggling for fresh ideas on how to treat your significant other this Valentine’s Day? Look no further for inspiration from all around the Greater Lafayette, IN area! These small businesses and franchises have a ton to offer and they’re ready to serve you! Chocolates and Unique Treats Wolf’s Fine Handmade Chocolates (West Lafayette, IN): Chocolates, truffles, fudge, and more are available here! Richelle in a Handbasket (Market Square; Lafayette, IN): Chocolate covered strawberries, cheesecake, macaroons, and truffles are just a few things on the list at Richelle in a Handbasket! McCord’s Candies (Downtown Lafayette, IN): McCord’s Candies has many options for the sweet tooth in your family! The Charcuterie Girl (Market Square; Lafayette, IN): Valentine’s Day pre-order menu for her “Sweetheart plate!” Check it out on her Instagram. Moonlight Nuts (Lafayette, IN): Order online one of their Valentine’s Day specialty small batch flavored peanut butters for unique gift options! Strawberry Cheesecake and Oatmeal Cream Pie are both on the list this month! Cakes and Baked Desserts Crumbl cookies (West Lafayette, IN): Crumbl cookies are every girl’s dream treat! Sweet Revolution Bake Shop (Downtown Lafayette, IN): Click here to view February/Valentine’s Day Flavors. Something Blue Bakery (Downtown Lafayette, IN): Something Blue Bakery is an established bakery with amazing tasting treats. Cupcakes and frosted sugar cookies are her specialty! Mammaw’s Sweet Shoppe (Lafayette, IN): Mammaw’s offers lots of options for Valentine’s Day treats! Cherry bars, cookie sets, and so much more are on the list! Rose Market (Downtown Lafayette, IN): Rose Market has some yummy treats for those who have food allergies! Nothing Bundt Cakes (West Lafayette, IN): Little bundt cakes...