There are several options for a great Spring Break Getaway in the state of Indiana, known as the heart of the Midwest, or the Crossroads of America. In fact, to celebrate this year’s turn of the decade throughout 2020, 20 new lists from the most unique destinations is featuring 20 exciting things to do. From South Bend up north to Evansville down south, there are as many as 400 adventures to explore. The terrain varies greatly from the sandy beaches of Lake Michigan and the Indiana Dunes to the rolling hills in southern Indiana and the lush farmland in between. Between those borders lie areas with plenty to do from amusement parks and hiking to wine trails and nightlife. #The20IN20 will take you all over the state to see and enjoy new spots or old favorites.
The first list topic is “Small Towns.” For instance, Greenfield is a vibrant historic district with a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and amazing architecture. You can visit the boyhood home and birthplace of James Whitcomb Riley and enjoy tons of family fun at Tuttle Orchards. If you seek a quiet spring break getaway consider New Harmony in the southern part of the state. Full of public art, gardens, and nature, this charming village is also full of history and shopping opportunities. >MORE
Fun that should be put on your bucket list. For indoor fun, there is an indoor trampoline park called Sky Zone. It also offers dodgeball and a sky-ladder. Saturday nights there is a laser and black-light music party called Glow Jam, where you can dance and bounce to popular tunes. For the creative, try “Painting with a Twist. There is plenty of outdoor fun as well. Franke Park is popular year-round. During the winter months, you can go sledding. Ice skating is at Headwaters Park and Mengerson Nature Reserve is perfect for winter hiking because it is only 1.2 miles in length. From Jan. 15-26, savor Fort Wayne returns with as many as 50 participating restaurants. MORE
Planning a girlfriend getaway? Check out the unique shopping venues in Indianapolis, from popular outlet malls with designer clothing to local artisan and antique shops. Or if romance is in the air, see what’s playing at a theater,and take your significant other to Rathskeller’s Love is All You Need Dinner and then enjoy Sweets for Your Sweetie at Garfield Park.. Meet “President Harrison and his family (enactors) at “Live! Presidents’ Day Feb. 17 at the Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site downtown. >MORE
If you are looking for a new escape game in Northwest Indiana, you need to check out Locked In At The Lake. Located next to Aurelio’s Pizza on U.S. 41, Locked In At The Lake offers separate escape rooms for both adults and kids.
So plan an extended weekend getaway to Indiana today!