Author: 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.

There’s something extra special when you find a one-of-a-kind treasure after hours of browsing. Antique stores are chock-full of hidden gems, neat knick-knacks and historic pieces. Below, we highlight just a few of the places you can go antique shopping in Carmel, Noblesville and Westfield, Indiana.

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.

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!

Beercation: it's a thing. A vacation dedicated to sipping and sampling the local ales, stouts and IPAs. Located north of Indy, Hamilton County is home to more than 20 traditional breweries and gastropubs that serve beer.

Read below to find the brew that will make your heart hoppy.

Following the success of the Carmel Chriskindlmarkt, the City of Carmel is launching Festival of Ice now through March 11 at the Ice at Center Green, located between the Carmel Palladium and Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre, just steps away from Carmel City Center.

The Best New Sledding Hill: Koteewi Run

Wednesday, December 20, 2017 by Katie Utken

Hit the slopes this winter right here in Hamilton County, Indiana - just north of Indy. Koteewi Run Seasonal Slopes is a snow tubing hill now open in Strawtown Koteewi Park in Noblesville, Indiana. Experience this thrilling outdoor winter adventure for yourself. Here’s what you need to know before you hit the hill.

The tell-tale chill of winter is in the air, but that doesn't mean you should hibernate for the cold months. With freezing temperatures and fresh powder come opportunities to skate, sled and tube in a magical winter wonderland.

Here is a list of indoor and outdoor ice skating rinks and sledding and tubing hills here in Hamilton County, Indiana - just north of Indy.

If you’re the type of person to make new year’s resolutions, chances are “focus on health” is on that list. The temperatures may be below freezing, but that shouldn’t stop you from bundling up and getting outdoors in Indiana this winter.

Here’s a list of top 5 places to take a winter walk in Hamilton County, Indiana - just north of Indy.