There is so much to see and do when you visit the attractions in southern Indiana. Especially when Warrick County has its own impressive calendar of events. Among the popular standouts are a wine festival, a major golf tournament, and a harvest festival, all held annually. However, any time of year is a great time for family vacations in Warrick County with all the activities available.
When it comes to outdoor activities in southern Indiana, you can’t go wrong in Warrick County. Visit Angel Mounds State Historic Site, one of the best places to learn where and how early Native Americans lived. There is the network of Warrick Trails for running and biking, including the Newburgh Rivertown Trail 5k and 8k and the new Tecumseh Trail in Lynnville, IN. Visitors may enjoy activities like camping in southern Indiana and make a day trip for canoeing or kayaking in Scales Lake,Lynnville Park or one of the many wildlife areas available.
Summer wouldn’t be complete without baseball and softball facilities in full swing, and local parks like Friedman Park and Scales Lake Park, to burn off the extra energy. If you are looking for a more sophisticated day outdoors, we suggest one of the best golf courses in America (Golf Digest’s words, not ours) at Victoria National Golf Club. However, our impressive lineup of golf courses in Warrick County also includes Rolling Hills Country Club, Quail Crossing and Boonville Country Club.
As seasons change, so do the many festivals available in southern Indiana. Warrick County spring hosts our local wine festival, as well as the best farmers markets in southern Indiana. You can then come back to experience the full effect of fall during the harvest season and enjoy a Ghost Walk in Newburgh just in time for all the Halloween activities in southern Indiana. To round out the year, Winter in Warrick County is magical with an old-fashioned Christmas celebration, capped by the longest running Christmas Parade in the Hoosier State, the Boonville Christmas Paradeduring the festive weekend of Christmas in Boonvillage. Visit Warrick County for the nature, the history, and the magic. Newburgh offers boutique shopping in southern Indiana, Boonville has the Warrick County Museum, and Lynnville gives you the Museum of the Coal Industry. Basically, everything you would ever want or need to do for a great family trip is available here.