Exploration Acres

October 21, 2022

Through October 30, 2022. Northwest Indiana’s largest corn maze. It’s the Hoosier State’s Exploration Acres in Lafayette! Covering 23 acres with 10 miles of paths, and 4 mazes, this popular local farm also has loads of family-friendly activities like hayrides, pedal carts, a tractor train, rubber ducky races with an old-fashioned hand pump, and more. […]

Indiana Dunes Outdoor Adventure Festival

October 2, 2019

Coming October 4, 2019. Earlier this year, we shared the newly designated National Park, Indiana Dunes, the 15,000-acre park with 15 miles of beach along the southern tip of Lake Michigan. This weekend, they’re kicking off the Outdoor Adventure Festival (OAF), a 3-day festival showcasing all things outdoors! Choose from a 4 hour ranger-led hike […]

Easter Egg 5K and Adult Egg Hunt

April 9, 2019

Coming April 20, 2019. Hop to it! It’s the Easter Egg 5K and Adult Egg Hunt at historic Military Park in Indianapolis. This timed 5K race has a total ascent of almost 32 feet and a maximum elevation of 730 feet. Following the race, there’s free beer (21 and older, of course) or root beer, […]

Indiana Dunes National Park

February 26, 2019

The newest National Park! As of February 15, 2019, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has officially been renamed as the Indiana Dunes National Park, making it our 61st national park and the first national park in the state of Indiana. This 15K-acre park has 15 miles of beach along the southern tip of Lake Michigan and […]

37th Annual Polar Bear

January 8, 2019

Coming February 16, 2019. One of the oldest races in Indianapolis…it’s the Polar Bear! Now in its 37th year, choose from a 5 mile or 5K distance or challenge yourself and do “The Bear”, which combines both for a total of 8.1 miles! Run through the streets of downtown Indy with cash awards for overall […]

Be My Valentine Cupcake 5K Run/Walk

February 7, 2018

Coming February 10, 2018. You had us at cupcake! Get in the spirit of love with the Be My Valentine Cupcake 5K Run/Walk in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is a fun run through the streets of downtown including the Indianapolis Cultural Trail, so be on the lookout for interesting piece of artwork, as well as shops and […]

OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon

March 30, 2017

Coming May 6, 2017. You may not have a race car, but you can take a lap around the famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Sign up for the OneAmerica 500 Festival Mini-Marathon and about at mile 6 of the half marathon, you’ll enter the Indy 500 Speedway, running a full 2.5 miles where those race cars reach […]

Midwest Outdoor Expo

January 31, 2017

Coming March 24, 2017. Love the outdoors? Then check out the inaugural Midwest Outdoor Expo at the Lucas Oil Stadium in downtown Indianapolis. It’s 3 days of vendors, seminars, demonstrations, and entertainment, all related to enjoying the outdoors. Some of the exhibitors include Yurts of America, various campsites, RV and boat vendors, action sports, and […]

Indy Women’s Half Marathon and 5K

August 26, 2015

Coming September 19, 2015. The first women’s only half marathon in Indiana. Started in August 2010, the Indy Women’s Half Marathon and 5K has become the largest women’s running event in the Hoosier State and the 23rd largest women’s marathon in the United States. The course is an out-and-back loop through the capital city’s downtown […]