Sledding at Murdock Park

#SpiritOfTravel Online Puzzle Fun!

The spirit of travel is what brings joy and memorable experiences to millions, year over year. It's what connects people from all backgrounds and all walks of life. The spirit of travel isn’t only found in far-off places. When residents embrace the spirit of travel by supporting local businesses…

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Positivity and Resilience

Positivity: the practice of being or tendency to be positive or optimistic in attitude. Resilience: the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness. Below is a list Jo Wade, President of Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette, shares of interesting stories from history and experts sharing…

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How the Quarantine is Transforming me.

How is the Quarantine transforming you? From family life, to work life, it is changing all of us in so many ways. Jo Wade, President of Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette, shares how it has impacted her. Do you relate to any of her feelings? Please share. Jo writes the following: It has been…

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Visit Lafayette-West Lafayette Mood Booster

Need a mood booster?? We have you covered! Enjoy these super cute and happy dog photos of these pets LOVIN' life in Lafayette-West Lafayette! We hope these photos bring a smile to your face today. Please share your pet photos! Tag #homeofpurdue in social posts and/or email them to Sara…

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Kindness Shines Bright in Lafayette-West Lafayette

Alarm goes off, we grudgingly wake up, and what is the first thing we do? Make a pot of coffee and turn on the news. Right now, in our world, it is good to be informed on what is going on, but it can also be a bit scary. Personally, my favorite part of the news is the uplifting stories they mix in…

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Holiday Shopping & Entertainment Contest 2019 Winner

We have the winner of our “Holiday Shopping & Entertainment Contest 2019″ winner worth over $550! Congratulations to Carol from College Station, Texas. Caro shares, “I am overly excited about winning this contest. I was actually born in Lafayette and since birth I have never visited. I can't wait…

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Summer Adventure Awaits Contest 2019 Winner

We have the winner of our “Summer Adventure Awaits Contest 2019″ worth over $450! Congratulations to Chris from South Bend, Indiana. He shares, “Wowza!!!! I’m so pumped! I cannot wait to get back to Lafayette and explore!! We love Wolf Park and Prophetstown State Park and are looking forward to…

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