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Celebrate Earth Day at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods and Wabashiki this weekend!

Alpacas, horses, ponies, birds, and the Wabashiki — oh my! It’s a challenge to experience everything offered at the 20th Annual Earth Day Festival and Craft Fair, but it sure is fun trying! Expect non-stop entertainment and education from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday, April 28, at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods. It’s a free event and there will be opportunities to give a freewill offering at the gates. The first 500 get a free tote bag! Also, Trees, Inc. will be giving away native tree saplings to take home. New attractions this year include about 50 handmade craft vendors; alpacas showing off their obstacle course skills; Terre Haute Children’s Museum necklace making and Bricks for Kids acti

Foam Fun Downtown

I’m confused, what is that bright thing up in the sky? It’s shining a light all over and making people smile, come out of their homes and flock to Deming Park. Ohhh, yes, that’s the sun. I almost forgot what it felt like to have sunshine and warm weather in Terre Haute. After what’s been a long and depressing winter, we at the Chamber are so excited to look out our windows on Wabash Ave to see people walking the streets of downtown, generally happy to be outside. Not only is the impending summer weather making us all a little happier, it also makes our job at the Chamber a little easier and more fun with lots of events on the horizon. Downtown First Friday is obviously better with nice weath

Looking for Local Eats? Expand your menu of Haute Cuisine

We’ve received a fantastic response from our local Things To Do survey, gaining some great insight into what we like about our community, as well as what we’d like to see more of in our community. Rising to the very top of our response list was "Local Cuisine." (Yeah, we like to eat!) As the late great Matt Luecking observed and virtually trademarked, we are a #cityofrestaurants. As a regional hub, Terre Haute has a wide selection of both chain restaurants and local establishments. What are you in the mood for? Barbecue? Ethnic? Seafood? Sushi? Steak? Vegan? Pizza? It’s all here. Inexpensive or upscale. Fast food or sit-down, sit-back & relax. Breakfast to late-night. We’ve got diners, drive

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