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Katie Utken
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Katie Utken

Born and raised in Carmel, Katie serves as the Digital Marketing Coordinator focusing on social media efforts. Prior to joining the team, she served as the Yelp Indy marketing intern working to promote local businesses and attractions. A proud Butler University graduate, Katie loves shining a spotlight on all that Hamilton County has to offer locals and visitors alike.

Find These HamCo Businesses at Yelp's Totally Bazaar

There’s a one-stop shop holiday shopping party that you don’t want to miss. Yelp’s Totally Bazaar returns to the Indianapolis Central Public Library in downtown Indianapolis Saturday, Dec. 7, with more than 150 local businesses and 10 local food vendors participating – including many businesses based in Hamilton County. See who’s attending and find more details on the event below…

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5 Questions with Pirate Cat

Oct. 29 is National Cat Day, but it's celebrated every day in Pirate Cat's world. Who is this orange feline, you ask? Why, he's a local celebrity that frequents the Monon Trail and 96th Street trailhead, napping in the sun and posing for selfies with runners and walkers who stop to pet him. {Fear not, his humans live in a nearby neighborhood that he returns to every few days}. We managed to track Pirate Cat down to ask him a few questions about his namesake, his unofficial role in the community and more…

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You're Invited: Indiana Chef Swap

All Hoosier foodies invited! Join Visit Hamilton County and Visit Fort Wayne for the first Indiana Chef Swap event featuring two of the state's best chefs. Toby Miles of Rail Restaurant & Bar in Hamilton County and Aaron Butts of Copper Spoon in Fort Wayne will leave their home base for a brunch takeover where they will swap kitchens, share spatulas and exchange recipes for a day…

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Five Must-Try Fall Festival Foods

There are many food and drinks fondly associated with the fall season - looking at you, pumpkin spice. But fall means festival season in Hamilton County, and beyond arts, culture, and entertainment these festivals also serve up good eats. We rounded up a list of the top five food and beverages you should try this fall at festivals in Hamilton County, Indiana…

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Five Places to Enjoy Fall Foliage in Hamilton County

Fall is the season of leaf peeping, the unofficial term used to describe travelers who seek out fall foliage to view and photograph. The leaves overhead will soon be ablaze in a stunning array of yellow, orange and red. Here's a list of places to view fall foliage in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Westfield and beyond - and fun family activities to enjoy along the way…

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A Guide to Pumpkin Patches in Hamilton County

It seems the second the weather drops below 70 degrees, fall is in full effect with pumpkin spice everything and caramel apples. The quintessential autumn activity is spending a crisp fall afternoon at a pumpkin patch, picking the perfect one to adorn your porch. Here are three pumpkin patches in Hamilton County, Indiana where you can get your fall fix with friends and family…

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Don't Miss These Fall Train Excursions

All aboard for another season of fun aboard the Nickel Plate Express! Now in its second year of operation, this family-friendly attraction has added even more excursions to its fall lineup. Ride the rails through rural Indiana countryside for an hour and a half while enjoying food and special activities…

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