National Travel & Tourism Week!

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It's National Tourism Week and in conjunction with "Visit Indiana Week," each day there will be themes that highlight all the unique things that DeKalb County, Indiana has to offer! 

 

Themes for Visit Indiana Week

State Parks Sunday
May 5th

Indiana DNR is offering FREE admission to ALL state parks. DeKalb County, Indiana doesn't have a state park but, that doesn't mean you can't explore the wilderness and wildlife the county has to offer!

Here's a link to DeKalb County Trails. 

Rieke Park Trail has scenic views worth checking out! 


Get Moving Monday
May 6th

DeKalb County has plenty of free options to get outside and get moving! Below is a list of our trails & rec! 

Download the Auburn Parks & Rec Trails Guide here and visit their website here for more information!

Below is a list of other the communities in DeKalb County and their parks & rec information. 

Click here for Garrett, Indiana Parks & Rec 

Click here for Butler, Indiana Parks & Rec 

Click here for Ashley, Indiana Parks & Rec 

Eckhart Park is a great way to explore nature in DeKalb County, Indiana!


Tasty Tuesday
May 7th 

Tantalize your taste buds at one of the many local restaurant options we have available in DeKalb County!  

   

Try a wrap from Mimi's Retreat and pair it with your favorite drink from the bar!

 

 

Way Back Wednesday
May 8th 

Today we highlight and celebrate our local museums which house plane, train, and automobile history! 

Also...

 We have made it even easier to explore our museums with our new Digital Passport! Don’t worry, we still have the printed Passport available, but for those who need a more convenient way to save money on admissions, you can learn more by visiting our museum's passport page here.

 


Thirsty Thursday
May 9th 

DeKalb County has THREE wineries and a new brewery! Check out our blog here to learn more about our wineries!

We highly recommend experiencing the outdoor patio at Country Heritage Winery!


Family Fun Friday
May 10th 

Fun fact, did you know..."When residents take pride in where they live, they become a community’s best ambassador by promoting their destination to friends and families (54% of all leisure travel in the U.S. is to visit friends and family)."-According to the US Travel Association

 

Sweet Saturday
May 11th 

Sugar, spice and everything iced!

Check out our bakeries here.

 

Cupcakes from Bake My Day bakery are a perfect way to celebrate the day!