Labor Day Weekend Update: Mosey Down Main Street & Lafayette Citizens Band

Labor Day Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Mosey Down Main Street

Mosey Down Main Street

It’s another fun, fabulous Mosey Down Main Street this Saturday, September 2. Mosey is a series of street celebrations brought to you by the local artistic community.  With three stages of music, outdoor food, beer, and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and hand made hula hoops, drum circles and DJ’s, belly dancers, and balloon animals, this is an evening of family fun.

Lafayette Citizens Band

Lafayette Citizens Band

On Labor Day, do not miss the last concert of the season presented by the Lafayette Citizens Band. Enjoy an evening of music by local musicians playing under expert conductor William D. Kisinger. Grab your lawn chair, family and friends and head to Riehle Plaza for this free event!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Family Day at The Farm & Mosey Down Main Street

Family fun at The Farm!

Family fun at The Farm!

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

It’s Family Day at The Farm at Prophetstown this Saturday, June 3! Enjoy demonstrations, music, games, food, plenty of animals to see, trolley rides and more. Have you ever participated in a food eating contest? You can! There will be a pie eating contest at 12:00pm. Yum! Also, Scott Greeson has performed all around the Midwest and will be putting on a show in the barn from 1:00pm-3:00pm.

More family fun takes place Saturday night! Head downtown for a free family friendly event, Mosey Down Main Street. With three stages of music, outdoor food, beer, and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and hand made Hula hoops, Drum circles, DJ’s, belly dancers and balloon animals, this is a night not to be missed!

Mosey!

Mosey!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Purdue Commencement & Mosey Down Main Street

IMG_0991Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Congratulations to all our Purdue Grads taking the annual Graduation March this weekend! This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the class of 2017 will be walking and receiving this most prestigious degree from one of the best universities in the world. We wish to offer our highest felicitations on this success and wish you the best in your future.

Graduation equals lots of parents and family visiting! Visitors (and locals), make a trip downtown Lafayette to the first Mosey Down Main Street in 2017! This Saturday, May 13, bring the family to this free street fair with live music, craft vendors, food entertainment and social agencies.

Mosey!

Mosey!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Old Settlers Day & Mosey Down Main Street

Wabash & Erie Canal

Wabash & Erie Canal

Lafayette-West Lafayette Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Take a step back in time and revisit the days of the early settlers at the Wabash & Erie Canal this Saturday, August 13 during Old Settlers Day.  Experience history, adventure and pure summer fun at the Wabash and Erie Canal Interpretive Center. This attraction, 20 minutes north east of Lafayette-West Lafayette, offers an adventure for the whole family. Tour the museum, ride the canal boat, hike the 10-mile trail system, and explore the pioneer village.

Saturday evening from 6-10pm, join in family fun at Mosey Down Main Street, a series of street celebrations brought to you by the local artistic community. Volunteers, downtown business owners, artists and musicians come together once a month from May through September to offer a free family friendly event that takes place right down the center of Main Street in downtown Lafayette. Enjoy three stages of music, outdoor food, beer and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and handmade Hula hoops, Drum circles and DJ’s, belly dancers, balloon animals and more.

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

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Lafayette-West Lafayette Weekend Update: Purdue Commencement & Mosey Down Main Street

Kaley, our very own Purdue Grad who received her diploma Winter, 2015.

Kaley, our very own Purdue Grad who received her diploma Winter, 2015.

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Congratulations to all our Purdue Grads taking the annual Graduation March this weekend! This Friday, Saturday and Sunday, the class of 2016 will be walking and receiving this most prestigious degree from one of the best universities in the world. We wish to offer our highest felicitations on this success and wish you the best in your future.

Graduation equals lots of parents and family visiting! Visitors (and locals), make a trip downtown Lafayette to the first Mosey Down Main Street in 2016! This Saturday, May 14, bring the family to this free street fair with live music, craft vendors, food entertainment and social agencies.

Mosey!

Mosey!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Wabash Riverfest & Mosey Down Main Street

Wabash Riverfest

Wabash Riverfest

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Enjoy the outdoors with family and friends this Saturday, July 11 at Riverfest (located at Tapawingo Park in West Lafayette) an annual event that brings the community together and celebrates the living Wabash River. There will be a plethora of fun activities including conservation exhibits, games, activities, canoe races, and a 5K.  This special event teaches children about our most prized natural resource here in Greater Lafayette – the Wabash River – as it provides recreational focus, aesthetic beauty, and is a vital component of our economy.  Riverfest is featuring 2 new events this year.  Float on the Wabash River during the “Discover the Wabash” and/or participate in the 1st Annual Voyageur Canoe Tournament, which will features 8 local businesses focused on being crowned the king of the Wabash River.

On Saturday night, cross the bridge into Lafayette to embrace a festival of fun at Mosey Down Main Street.  This free street fair comes alive with craft vendors, food entertainment, live music and social agencies. Families are welcome to browse the vendors, eat lots of delicious street fair food, and even dance with the belly dancers!  Enjoy this celebration brought to you by the local artistic community.

Mosey Down Main Street

Mosey Down Main Street

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Mosey Down Main Street & Mother’s Day Paint & Party

1hester_74Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

We are kicking off the month of May with one of Lafayette’s most exciting street fairs!  Mosey Down Main Street is back this Saturday, May 9 featuring live music, craft vendors, food entertainment and social agencies. Bring the family for a night of fun!  For those looking for late night fun, head to the Mosey Down Main Street After Party at Carnahan Hall! Featuring: John Davey, Bailey Williams & the Cherannes, JM Morrow and Joe Davey.

After a night of family fun, take your mother to the Mother’s Day Paint & Party at Carnahan hall for an afternoon she will always remember. Join in a special Mother’s Day Paint & Party brought to you by Stacy Bogan and Paint & Party Lafayette. Each person will receive a canvas, painting supplies and direction from Stacy to create their own version of flower paintings for Mothers Day! Cost is $25/person, all art supplies are provided and beverages will be available for purchase. Happy Mother’s Day!!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Weekend Update: Mosey Down Main Street & Water Walking at Prophetstown State Park

Prophetstown State Park Aquatic Center

Prophetstown State Park Aquatic Center

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Where can you find three stages of music, outdoor food, beer, and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and hand made hula hoops, drum circles and DJ’s, belly dancers, and balloon animals? Mosey Down Main Street is where! This Saturday, August 9, our local artistic community presents this fun, FREE event for visitors and locals to enjoy. Head downtown for all the special entertainment!

Looking for an outdoor, interactive activity this weekend? Get your exercise in a cool pool with water walking at the Prophetstown State Park Aquatic Center this Saturday, August 9. Enjoy walking through the lazy river, which is 36 inches deep, ideal for low-impact, resistance walking. (Please note: participants must be 13 years or older.) It is a great way to work off some calories while enjoying the beautiful prairie grasses and flowers! The pool is only open for one more month, so make sure you head there soon!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.

Happy Labor Day Weekend! Global Fest & Mosey Down Main Street

Happy Labor Day Weekend!  Can you believe Labor Day weekend is already upon us?  Where has the summer gone? If you are looking for a host of fun events taking place this upcoming weekend, look no further than Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

Global Fest

Global Fest

Celebrate diversity this Saturday, August 31, from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. during Global Fest at the Morton Community Center.  Ethnic food, imported handcrafts, free entertainment and cultural booths will highlight this day of fun.  Bring the kids to learn about the diverse cultures our community has to offer and to taste the different selections of ethnic cuisine.

Mosey Down Main Street

Mosey Down Main Street

Come out and celebrate the last Mosey Down Main Street for the summer season this Saturday, August 31, from 6:00 p.m. to midnight.  This evening of fun includes three stages of music, outdoor food, beer, and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and hand made Hula hoops, Drum circles and DJ’s, belly dancers, and balloon animals.  The site to watch is the belly dancers as they sway and move to the beat of drummers.  Also, many of the local shops stay open late to give visitors an opportunity to browse and purchase the perfect gift.

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com

Purdue Spring Commencement & Mosey Down Main Street

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun events happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

It’s time to celebrate this weekend as the senior class at Purdue will be graduating!  The Class of 2013 takes the annual march for graduation this weekend at the Purdue Spring Commencement with their heads held high and proud to call themselves Boilers!  We want to congratulate those graduates and wish you the best of luck in your future (although who needs luck with degree from Purdue University!).  The times of commencement are Friday at 8:00 p.m., Saturday at 9:30 a.m. & 2:30 p.m., and Sunday at 9:30 a.m. at Elliott Hall of Music.

Three stages of music, outdoor food, beer, and wine sales as well as street performers, sidewalk chalk and hand-made Hula hoops, Drum circles and DJ’s, belly dancers, and balloon animals!  You are probably asking yourself, where can all this great fun be had?!  This Saturday, May 11, join in all the excitement at Mosey Down Main Street from 6:00 p.m. to Midnight.  Also please note this event is free!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com