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“For we need a little Christmas Right this very minute, Candles in the window, Carols at the spinet. Yes, we need a little Christmas Right this very minute. It hasn't snowed a single flurry, But Santa, dear, we're in a hurry;”

- “We Need a Little Christmas”

 

Santa Claus, Indiana, is the perfect place to spend the holiday season. Once the turkey is consumed and the pumpkin pie recipe tucked away for next year, we are more than ready to move on to the serious business of celebrating Christmas. Twinkling lights are wrapped around trees and draped from rooftops. Candy Canes and elves appear in yards. The sweet sounds of jingle bells and Christmas carols fill the air. And the magic of Christmas begins to seep into our very

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Halloween is less than a week away and children everywhere are putting the final touches on their costumes and dreaming of pumpkins full of candy. While your little ghost or princess or superhero is getting geared up for the holiday, take a minute and check out the history of trick or treat, a beloved annual tradition for many people around the world. And if you’re shopping homes for sale in Christmas Lake Village, you may want to plan to stock up on candy for next year. You’ll have a flood of adorable little trick-or-treaters at your door. 

Today I Found Out dug into the history of trick or treat and we’ll hit the high points for you here. People have been donning masks for Autumn celebrations since the time of the Celts. During the

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Fall has arrived in southern Indiana and while it may feel like school just started, fall break is right around the corner. It provides a perfect opportunity to enjoy some beautiful autumn weather and embark on a quick family vacation. If it seems daunting to book an out of state getaway, you’re in luck; there are plenty of great local destinations that are fun and family-friendly!

 

The Ultimate Fall Trip

If you’re the type that eagerly anticipates cozy sweaters, hot apple cider, and beautiful fall color, think about a trip to Brown County, Indiana. Brown County State Park, the largest state park in Indiana, has been listed as one of the best places in the state to view fall foliage. Bright orange and red sugar maples, sunny yellow

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The kids are back in school and the leaves are just beginning to display a hint of color. Temperatures have cooled off and pumpkins are showing up at the market. It must be fall! The autumn season is a great time to visit the Santa Claus, Indiana, area. Local attractions offer special events and campgrounds fill up with families looking to enjoy a weekend in the great outdoors. And for those of you thinking about a longer stay, there is an incredible selection of homes for sale in Christmas Lake Village too! So plan a visit and join in one of the many activities going on during the Santa Claus Family Fall-O-Weekends.


The Lake Rudolph Campground and RV Resort is known as one of the best campgrounds around and their Halloween weekends are

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Hope you had a great week. If you are looking for things to do in the Tri-County, see a few of the events happening this weekend! Have fun!

Summer Riverwalk Concert Series: The Hiding (August 19, 7:00pm - 9:00pm)
At Jasper Riverwalk

Enjoy a performance by The Hiding during the Summer Riverwalk Concert Series. This event takes place on Saturday, August 19, 2017, from 7:00 - 9:00 pm ET. Attendees should plan to bring lawn chairs and blankets.


For more information contact (812) 482-6866


St. Anthony Fireman’s Fest and Car Show (August 19, 10:00am – 8:00pm)
At St. Anthony Community Center

Come join in on the fun-filled activities during this one day fundraiser for the St. Anthony Volunteer Fire Department. This St. Anthony Firemen’s

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If you’re lucky enough to live in Indiana, you’re only a car ride away from some of the best colleges and universities in the country. Those of us in southern Indiana are surrounded by great options; the University of Southern Indiana, the University of Evansville, Vincennes University, and many other schools are within an hour or two of the gates of Christmas Lake Village. Drive a little further north and you’ll find the University of Indiana, Purdue University, and the University of Notre Dame. Whether you’re heading off to an in-state school, or venturing further afield, you’ll need to get ready for the big move. And we’ve got some ideas for handy college survival kits to make your first (or second or third) transition to college as smooth and

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Hope you had a great week. If you are looking for things to do in the Tri-County, see a few of the events happening this weekend! Have fun!

Hard Day’s Night: Beatles Tribute Band (August 12, 6:30pm - ?)
At Lincoln Amphitheatre inside Lincoln State Park

Hard Day’s Night is returning to Lincoln Amphitheatre after a well-received performance in 2015. Hard Day’s Night is ranked as one of the best national Beatles tribute bands. Determined to keep Beatlemania alive, this tribute band is thrilled to introduce new generations to the Beatles, and continue to recreate the Beatles experience for long-time fans.  

Admission:  $17.95 - $29.95
For more information contact 812-937-2359

Holy Family Cardboard Boat Regatta (August 12, 8:00am – 2:00pm)
At

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Hope you had a great week. If you are looking for things to do in the Tri-County, see a few of the events happening this weekend! Have fun!

Jasper Strassenfest (August 3, 5:00pm - August 6, 2:00pm)
At Downtown Jasper

Well to Jasper, Indiana, home to annual Jasper Strassenfest. People fill our city streets to pay tribute to our German Heritage with a four-day street festival.

The Jasper Strassenfest has everything from carnical rides and games, thrilling events, and loads of entertainment on three downtown stages. Thirsty? We can take care of you at our beer garden.

Brats, lederhosen, polka music and parades- just some of what you will experience at the annual Jasper Strassenfest. Known as one of Indiana’s finest festivals and recently

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Hope you had a great week. If you are looking for things to do in the Tri-County, see a few of the events happening this weekend! Have fun!

American National Insurance Ribbon Cutting & Cooking (July 28, 11:30am - 1:30pm)
At American National Insurance

There will be a ribbon cutting and cookout in honor of Angie Dubree’s American National Insurance business that she is opening.

Ice Cream Social (July 28, 5:00pm – 10:00pm)
At Evangelical United Church of Christ

Lincoln Hills Development Corp’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program is hosting its annual ice cream social on Friday, July 28 from 1-3pm at EUCC. The event will feature food, fun, bingo, and prizes. Register for the ice cream social on or before July 24 by contacting Kim Scales at

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Hope you had a great week. If you are looking for things to do in the Tri-County, see a few of the events happening this weekend! Have fun!

Dubois County 4-H Fair (July 17 - July 20, 8:00am - 8:00pm)
At Dubois County Park/4-H Fairgrounds

We invite you to join in celebrating our area youth and 4-H members.

The 2017 Dubois County 4-H Fair is July 17-20! We invite you to join us in celebrating our area youth and 4-H members. This year, we will feature live music on the free stage, cars wrecking havoc during the demolition derby, award-winning livestock shows and projects, car show, and much more! Dubois County 4-H fair has something for all!

For more information call 812-482-1782 or visit https://extension.purdue.edu/dubois

The Studebakers,

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