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Indiana is located in the midwestern region of the USA and borders Ohio, Michigan, Illinois and Kentucky.

The state's name means 'Land of the Indians.'

Events
March Indiana Artisan - Facebook

June John Hartford Memorial Festival in Bean Blossom
http://www.johnhartfordmemfest.com
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beanblossom,_Indiana
The Most Laid Back Festival in America!

July Three Rivers Festival, Fort Wayne
- @ThreeRiversFest
- Facebook

September Johnny Appleseed Festival
https://www.facebook.com/JohnnyAppleseedFest

September Hoosier Outdoor Experience , Indiana’s largest, hands-on outdoor recreation event. Indianapolis

December 11 Statehood Day

Headlines

As state's Latino population grows, IU strengthens engagement in Mexico -
@IUNewsroom
Trick-or-Treat with Indiana Artisan Products
The new Hoosier Playlist
IU on verge of erasing Ernie Pyle's legacy on campus
aussie-touring-us-visits-indiana-dunes.html
Zipling in Indiana

Facebook

Indiana University - Recreation, Park, and Tourism Studies
Trees Indiana

Flickr Groups

Indiana Audubon Society
Indiana Photographers
Indiana Seasons
Visit Indiana

Twitter

@INDNRstateparks
@IndianaUpdate
@IN_gov
@INdnrnews
@GeorgeVlahakis
@ThreeRiversFest
@FortWayneParks
@VisitIndy
@YelpIndy
@crimsonquarry
https://twitter.com/IndLmrksCentral
https://twitter.com/AndrewSPotts

Wikipedia

Indiana
Flag_of_Indiana
Back_Home_Again_in_Indiana
Indianapolis_500_traditions
Old Oaken Bucket

Recommended Listening

Indiana State Parks History Tour
Northeast Indiana Public Radio

Parks

In 2016 Indiana celebrated its political bicentennial and its centennial for state parks.

Indiana's state park system, the fourth largest in the country and includes 24 state parks, 13 state forests, 14 nature preserves and 9 reservoirs
http://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/2392.htm
http://www.stateparks.com/in.html
http://www.dnr.in.gov/parklake - @INDNRstateparks
Indiana State Parks
https://www.facebook.com/INdnrstateparksandreservoirs
www.stateparks.IN.gov/5901.htm.
Indiana Department of Natural Resources - @INdnrnews


Indiana State Dunes
http://www.indianadunes.com
@indianadunes
@indianadunessp
https://www.facebook.com/IndianaDunesTourism




Tourism Portals

http://www.in.gov/visitindiana - @VisitIndiana
http://www.visitbloomington.com
Indiana Tourism
http://pinterest.com/visitindiana
http://www.hoosierwinetrail.com
http://www.in.gov/visitindiana/for-teachers

Farmers Markets

http://www.insideindianabusiness.com/video.asp?id=831&v=4324040786001
https://visitindiana.com/blog/index.php/2015/06/22/yelps-best-farmers-markets-indiana

Government

http://www.in.gov

Indigenous Cultures

The original inhabitants of the area that is now Indiana include the Illini, Miami, Shawnee, Delaware, Potawatomi and Wea
http://www.native-languages.org/indiana.htm

American Indian Center of Indiana -
@AICI_Indiana
http://www.native-languages.org/indiana.htm
http://www.miamiindians.org
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miami_people
http://www.in.gov/history/2811.htm

History

Naming of Indiana

Bloomington

http://www.in.gov/visitindiana/blog/index.php/2012/06/11/great-walks-around-bloomington
http://www.runciblespoonrestaurant.com
@GeorgeVlahakis
@IUBloomington
http://eppley.org/news/updates/article/news/7-updates/527-richard-louv-to-present-the-2013-reynold-e-carlson-lecture
http://www.iub.edu/connect
http://portal.stretchinternet.com/Indiana/portal.htm
http://www.whcc105.com - @WHCC105
@IUBaseballNews
http://www.crimsonquarry.com
http://www.newplays.org - https://twitter.com/bloomingplays
http://www.motherbearspizza.com

Evansville

http://www.courierpress.com

Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne

Indianapolis

Indianapolis
Current time in Indianapolis
http://visitindy.com - https://twitter.com/VisitIndy
http://www.1070thefan.com/listen
http://skift.com/2013/07/05/indianapolis-spends-6m-to-become-a-cricket-center
http://www.freewheelinbikes.org

Kokomo

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kokomo,_Indiana
http://www.cityofkokomo.org

Lafayette

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lafayette_(Indiana)
http://www.jconline.com

Mishawaka

http://mishawaka.in.gov

Richmond

http://www.richmondindiana.gov
http://waynecountyhistoricalmuseum.com

Rockville

https://visitindiana.com/blog/index.php/2015/12/15/at-old-jail-inn-spend-a-comfy-night-behind-bars-really
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rockville,_Indiana

Santa Claus

http://www.townofsantaclaus.com/joomla
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Claus,_Indiana

South Bend

South Bend/Mishawaka Convention and Visitors Bureau
http://visitsouthbend.com/

Universities

Indiana University
Notre Dame
Ball State
Purdue

Baseball

http://portal.stretchinternet.com/Indiana
http://www.sidearmstats.com/indiana/baseball