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5 Fun Facts About Perry County

Tucked between the Hoosier National Forest and the Ohio River lies Perry County, the newest addition to Discover Southern Indiana. To welcome them to the family, we thought we’d share 5 fun facts you may not have known. 1. Hoosier National Forest One of the crown jewels of Perry County is the…

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Wander Work in Southern Indiana

Remote work is becoming increasingly common among today’s employed adults, with a recent Upwork study suggesting 22% of the American workforce will be remote by 2025. If you’re ready to escape your everyday surroundings with a laptop in tow, then look no further than Southern Indiana! Picture…

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Eclipse Round-Up

Let Southern Indiana host you on April 8th, for a total eclipse of the sun! We are excited to offer a series of events and festivities culminating in the celebration of this momentous cosmic phenomenon. Bring the whole family for a weekend packed with celestial delights, fun activities for the kids…

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5 Reasons to Visit Ireland, Indiana

Nestled in Dubois County just west of Jasper is Ireland, Indiana, a pint-sized town that’s big on character. From a weeks long St. Patrick’s Day celebration to unique historical sites, this hidden gem makes for a perfect day trip to Southern Indiana. 1. St. Patrick’s Day Done Right It should come…

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Spring Break in Southern Indiana

Welcome to the enchanting beauty of spring in Southern Indiana! Southern Indiana offers a perfect spring break destination for families seeking a blend of relaxation and adventure. Whether it's bonding over picnics in picturesque parks, discovering hidden gems or indulging in local flavors at…

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Self-Care in Southern Indiana

Your self-care roundup is here! Southern Indiana is home to a wide variety of spas and salons to recharge, recover, and rest. Plan your trip to our region, start relaxing now, and leave the rest to us. Tranquil Spas: Enjoy a wide offering of luxury treatments at The Spa at the French Lick…

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Outdoor Winter Activities

Whether you are feeling festive, adventurous, or even curious during this chilly season, winter adventures and experiences are around every corner in Southern Indiana! There are so many reasons to visit Southern Indiana this winter, so bundle up, and let our region be the backdrop for this cozy…

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Discover the Holidays in Southern Indiana

The Holiday season is here! It’s time to enjoy the small-town charm of a quaint Christmas celebration, sip a cup of cocoa while watching a festive parade, and delight in the twinkle of a half-million-holiday lights. Southern Indiana shines during the holidays with dozens of opportunities to make magical memories that feel like you just stepped into a Hallmark movie. Make your list and check it twice – check out the holiday happenings you and your family won’t want to miss this year…

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