Summer Adventure Awaits Contest Details 2019

Summer Adventure Awaits Contest to Home of Purdue! This contest is worth over $450! Enjoy these details about the local places who have donated.

  • This summer unwind in Home2 Suites by Hilton’s comfortable outside area and cook up your favorites on their outdoor grill. An all-suite hotel, you’ll appreciate a studio or one-bedroom suite, ideal for a short weekend or extended stay.
  • Pizza, wings, submarine sandwiches, Arni’s junior salads, garlic bread; this and more are some of the fabulous food items you will find at Arni’s Restaurant.
  • Where else do you get the chance to taste the world-famous Duane Purvis Peanut Butter Burger besides Triple XXX / Route 66? Nowhere! Come and see why this diner was featured on the Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives!
  • Mad Mushroom: Beyond their delicious pizza, there are sandwiches – calzones – grinders – paninis – pasta – salads…. and more!
  • Beverage Heaven…  the Igloo Frozen Custard is known not just for their frozen custard but also their fruit drinks and flavored sodas.
  • Give your taste buds an experience like never before at Kathy’s Kandies with homemade treats such as: gourmet popcorn, scrumptious truffles, and fluffy pastries!
  • Bruno’s features great food, atmosphere, and fun! This local favorite celebrated their 60th anniversary a few years ago and is known for their famous Bruno Dough and homemade, hand tossed pizzas!
  • Haan Museum: Tour the building that was once featured at the St. Louis World’s Fair, Haan Museum of Indiana Art! It holds some of the most historic and valued Indiana art pieces in the state!
  • Check out Monster Mini Golf, an indoor 18-hole glow-in-the-dark golf course. Along with mini golf, there are arcade games, glow-in-the-dark air hockey table and ticket redemption games such as ice ball.  While there are monsters all around the course, none of them jump out at you!
  • Downtown Lafayette and the Depot Plaza come alive with food, music, fireworks and fun on Saturday, June 15 during one of the area’s largest festivals, TASTE of Tippecanoe.
  • 1…2…3 strikes you’re out at the old ball game! Summer, sunshine and baseball! The Lafayette Aviators Baseball team kicks off their 2019 season on June 6!
  • The Farm at Prophetstown is a real working farm! The livestock enjoy a beautiful, healthy farm/free range setting and crops are grown to be used to feed them throughout the year.
  • Indiana’s newest state park, Prophetstown State Park offers hiking and biking trails and is home to The Farm.
  • We left one of our favorite attractions for last; Wolf Park!  Howl, laugh and watch as the wolves interact with each other.  Don’t miss checking out the bison, coyotes, and foxes!

Enter to win this fabulous contest at HomeOfPurdueBlog.com. Good luck!

Hello Summer! Home of Purdue Contest 2018 Details

Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette is excited to announce our “Lafayette-West Lafayette Hello Summer Contest 2018″ to our two great cities. The competition started on Monday, June 4, 2018 and we want to share why each business that has donated to these packages is so fabulous!

One great winner will win the following package worth over $550!

  • The Courtyard by Marriott conference center features over 5,500 square feet of meeting space, perfect for your next special event!
  • Arni’s Pizza is best known for their savory pizza and the Arni’s Junior Salad. This has been a local hotspot for many years!
  • Bruno’s features great food, atmosphere, and fun! This local favorite celebrated their 60th Anniversary in 2015 nd is known for their infamous Bruno Dough and homemade, hand-tossed pizzas!
  • daughter 2014Where else do you get the chance to taste the world-famous Duane Purvis Peanut Butter Burger besides Triple XXX / Route 66? No where! Come and see why this diner was featured on the Food Network’s Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives!
  • Give your tastebuds an experience like never before at Kathy’s Kandies with homemade treats such as: gourmet popcorn, scrumptious truffles, and fluffy pastries!
  • If you’re looking for a cozy hidden spot that is Instagram worthy and full of delicious food and drink, Town & Gown Bistro is your spot! Please note the pancakes are ginormous and sharing worthy.
  • Beverage Heaven…  the Igloo Frozen Custard is known not just for their frozen custard but also their fruit drinks and flavored sodas.
  • Test your mini golf skills at Monster Mini Golf: 18-holes of surprises, twists, and turns! What’s the catch? It’s all in the dark with neon monsters around every corner!
  • Grab an inner-tube and laze your way through Cattail Crik at Tropicanoe Cove!
  • More water adventure can be had at the West Lafayette Municipal Pool, home to 3 heated pools.
  • The Farm at Prophetstown is a real working farm! The livestock enjoy a beautiful, healthy farm/free range setting and crops are grown to be used to feed them throughout the year.
  • 45 minutes north of Lafayette-West Lafayette is home to one of the United States largest dairies! Find cheese, adventure, cows, hogs and more at Fair Oaks Farm.
  • Prophetstown State Park is located in the historic town of Battle Ground. This state park, which served as a home to Native Americans for many years, is named after The Prophet, who was brother to Native American chief, Tecumseh. As Indiana’s newest state park offers hiking, biking, camping, interpretive Naturalist Services, and is home to an outdoor aquatics center!
  • You have 60 minutes. Can you breakout? Mission: Breakout is an escape game brought to life. Give one of their three uniquely themed rooms a try.

Brunodough2013Go to HomeOfPurdueBlog.com to enter! Entries will be accepted through Monday, June 17, 2018. The winner will be announced via social media after they have been notified. And stay tuned to our next social media contest coming in August.

Summer Fun Contest 2016 Details!

Columbian Park

Columbian Park

Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette is excited to announce our “Summer Fun Contest 2016″ to our two great cities. The competition started on Monday, June 13, 2016 and we want to share why each business that has donated to these packages is so fabulous!

One great winner will win the following package worth over $500!

  • Open, airy and comfortable—you’re guaranteed a great night’s sleep in one of Hilton Garden Inn’s guest rooms
  • Have you ever heard the saying “Meet you at Arni’s!” Have you heard this saying before? It is something that can be heard at least once a week at Social Media Specialist, Sara’s home, where she and her family enjoy thin crust pizza, Arni’s salads, garlic bread and more!
  • Bruno’s not only has delicious pizza, but order their fried shrimp and/or catfish entrees and you will leave completely satisfied. In addition, their Swiss menu and decor will make your dinner very memorable.
  • This year, Triple XXX Family Restaurant welcomes Ashley Burkhardt as their first female athlete to have a menu item: the Ashley Burkhardt Chicken and Biscuits.
  • Give your taste buds an experience like never before at Kathy’s Kandies with homemade treats such as: gourmet popcorn, scrumptious truffles, and fluffy pastries!
  • Looking for great burgers, drinks, onion rings and more?  Head to Spurlock’s, located downtown Lafayette.
  • One of Lafayette’s newest restaurants located directly across from our courthouse is Digby’s Pub & Patio, serving beef and pork locally sourced and seasonal produce bought locally at the Lafayette Farmers Market.
  • Where can you find traditional Irish pub fare in a lively, tavern setting in Lafayette-West Lafayette? Nine Irish Brothers
  • Specialty lattes, coffee, crepes and more at Greyhouse Coffee & Supply Co.!  Their crème brûlée coffee is a favorite!
  • Fiber / fabric wall art, fine porcelain & stoneware pottery, hand-made ‘Green Gifts’ and much, much more can be purchased a Grateful Heart Gallery & Gifts where 5 area residents present their craft.
  • Test your mini golf skills at Monster Mini Golf: 18-holes of surprises, twists, and turns! What’s the catch? It’s all in the dark with neon monsters around every corner!
  • Have you ever come face-to-face with a wolf? Wolf Park gives you the extraordinary opportunity of meeting numerous wolves, coyotes, and foxes; each have their very own story and background to share!

    Columbian Park Zoo

    Columbian Park Zoo

  • Where can you find a billiards room, arcade games, cosmic-bowling, full service snack bar, sports bar, and banquet facilities? Mike Aulby’s Arrowhead Bowl
  • Prophetstown State Park is the newest state park in Indiana, and is rich in American history.  Check out the restored native habitats at Prophetstown, such as wetlands, wet slopes called fens, prairie and open woodlands along with discovering the 1920′s farmstead.
  • Grab an inner-tube and laze your way through Cattail Crik at Tropicanoe Cove!

Go to www.homeofpurdueblog.com to sign up! Entries will be accepted through Monday, June 27. The winner will be announced via social media after they have been notified. And stay tuned to our next social media contest coming in August – the theme is nature adventure.

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