Adventures in Festival Country Indiana

It’s More Festive Here!

Just south of Indianapolis, you’ll find the sovereign state of Festival Country. It’s not on most maps because its borders are primarily marked by a change in attitude, you see, in Festival Country the national pastime is having a good time. With 1,000 festivals, concerts and events, and an always festive vibe, you’re sure to find your fun.

Things to Do IN Festival Country

Coffee Trail

Just south of Indy, an eclectic coffee scene awaits. Sip your way down the trail to find your new favorite brew.


Golf in Festival Country is a hole-in-one. Hit the links at a dozen picturesque courses throughout the county.

Mallow Run Winery

Enjoy free wine tastings (try their best-seller, rhubarb) and regular events and concerts throughout the year.


We’re home to two go-kart tracks, plus lots of other great activities for families.

Sweets Trail

Classic candy, homemade ice cream, unique popcorn and more await your sweet tooth just south of Indy.

Events & Festivals IN Festival Country

Death & Taxes Day

This craft brew celebration features more than 40 Indiana breweries, live music, food trucks and more.

Farmers Markets

Discover fresh produce and handmade products at one of six farmers markets in Festival Country starting April 27.

Uniquely Indiana IN Festival Country


Mix tennis, ping-pong and badminton to get this fun sport. Festival Country has seven great places to play.

Restaurants IN Festival Country


Savor an elevated menu with juicy steaks, fresh seafood and handcrafted drinks.


Known for brunch, wine and bourbon, this lounge-style restaurant serves favorites with a twist.

Vino Villa

This bistro features a wine bar, gourmet dishes and an outdoor patio with bocce ball and live music.

The Willard

Locals love this casual eatery for its award-winning tenderloin, outdoor dining and hometown feel.


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As winter’s chill begins to fade away, Festival Country Indiana, located just south of Indy, comes to life with vibrant colors, lively festivals and a spirit of celebration. Spring is the perfect time to welcome festival season and enjoy great shopping, food trails, selfie opportunities…


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