Wednesday, May 9, 2018 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
May is National Bike Month, and there is no better place to explore than the bicycle-friendly communities of Hamilton County. National media outlets are taking note, including Fox News Travel naming Hamilton County as one of the best places to celebrate and save money. Not to mention, Carmel was recently named the #3 best small city for biking in the United States in a new study by nonprofit PeopleForBikes.
Read on to see how you can ride on in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and Westfield.
Tuesday, May 8, 2018 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
Mother's Day is around the corner, and while celebrating moms shouldn't be limited to one day a year, here are 10 ideas on places to go and things to do with Mom in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and Westfield.
Wednesday, May 2, 2018 by Greg Jourdan
Golf and race enthusiasts are well aware that one of our nation’s favorite Pete Dye-designed golf courses races through the iconic Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Each year, the Indy 500 welcomes over 300,000 spectators during Memorial Day weekend.
The thrills at the Indy 500 are not the only goosebumps for drivers spending the holiday in Indianapolis. The driver in your golf bag may not reach the mph of a screaming 700 horse-powered racing machine, but your graphite-shafted whooping stick can go thrill seeking on the golf courses of Hamilton County.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 by Katie Utken
Ladies and gentlemen, start your engines: the greatest month in racing has arrived! Speedway, Indiana may be the epicenter of epic action, but the celebrations extend throughout the central Indiana community. We’re proud to partner with our friends at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for a collaborative effort to promote the 102nd running of the Indianapolis 500 throughout the region.
Here are 10 ways to toast to the race on Indy's northside.
One of the best things about summer is eating outdoors. Picnics at the park, cookouts in the backyard, breakfast on the porch…there’s just something relaxing about meals that include sunshine, breeze and birds.
A few crisp mornings remind us summer won’t last forever, and we’ll have to drag ourselves back inside. But before we do, let’s take advantage of every last meal we can enjoy outside. Below are some of my top picks for outdoor dining at restaurants across Hamilton County.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
Never have a boring weekend again. Mark your calendar for these events happening in May in Hamilton County, Indiana - located just north of Indy. Read below to see five can't-miss events this month and more to add to your calendar.
Plus, make plans for Memorial Day weekend and the Indianapolis 500 with the events calendar.
When was the last time you had a memorable meal? The one that you makes you instantly go “mmm” and tell all your friends about for weeks on end.
We rounded up a list of ten can’t-miss, signature, mouthwatering dishes to try in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville and Westfield, Indiana. Read on and prepare to drool!
Monday, April 16, 2018 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
They don’t call it “grand” for nothing. Grand Park Sports Campus is a massive sports facility on the north side of Indianapolis in Westfield, Indiana. In 2016 alone, Grand Park hosted more than 750,000 visitors who attended more than 300 events, ranging from soccer to basketball to archery and beyond.
If tournament travel brings you to Grand Park, here’s what you need to know before you come.
Thursday, April 12, 2018 by Hamilton County Tourism Staff
“Midwestern loveliness beams brightly here, in an area known as the Arts and Design District.”
Southern Living recently named the Carmel Arts & Design District “one of the best small town Main Streets in America,” and it’s easy to see why. With a focus on art galleries and local shops and restaurants mixed in, this area is a must-see when visiting Carmel, Indiana.