Spring has sprung! Here's to lots of warm and sunny days to come! Sunny days equal outdoor fun at spring festivals and major events. Lafayette-West Lafayette is home to many lively events for everyone. From Spring Fest at Purdue to shopping and admiring the lovely art at Round the Fountain Art Fair, there is something unique for everyone. Also, do not miss cheering on your favorite driver at Purdue's Grand Prix!

Embrace spring at these Greater Lafayette Festivals!

Purdue Grand Prix

A go-kart race held annually since 1958. Event also includes time trials, a car show, a parade and... Read More

Purdue Spring Fest

Spring Fest is an annual event showcasing the lighter side of higher education. This free event is a... Read More

Round the Fountain Art Fair

On the Saturday of every Memorial Day Weekend, this one-day art fair features up to 100 artists from... Read More

Mosey Down Main Street

Mosey Down Main Street is a series of street celebrations brought to you by the local artistic... Read More

TASTE of Tippecanoe

Sample all the great food, music, and art our community has to offer! Enjoy live music, local food,... Read More

Soak up the sun at these spring events!

TAP for TAF Craft Brew Fest

Join in the fun at TAP for TAF! Enjoy the best craft beer Indiana has to offer and a beautiful view... Read More

Purdue Bells Concert

Join the Purdue Bells in concert at 3 pm at Slayter Center located on Purdue's campus. This concert... Read More

Holocaust Remembrance

Sunday, April 16, 2023 | 4 PM | St. John's Episcopal Church Honoring talented composers who created... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Atlys

TIMES AND LOCATIONS TBA The repertoire of string quartet ATLYS consists of unique covers of pop and... Read More

PMO Presents Spring Show

Join PMO as we present Spring Show at 2:30 pm at Long Center for the Performing Arts in Lafayette,... Read More

Purduettes present "Spring Spectacular"

Join the Purduettes in concert as they present "Spring Spectacular" at 7:30 pm at Long Center for... Read More

Jazz in the Park

Sunday, May 7, 2023 | 4 PM | Ouiatenon Park A free jazz quintet performance at Fort Ouiatenon Park.... Read More

All Shook Up

All Shook Up Inspired by and featuring the songs of ELVIS PRESLEY Book by Joe Dipietro Directed by... Read More

Purdue Commencement Spring 2023

The Class of 2023 takes the annual march for graduation. Check website for details. Read More

Greenbush Cemetery Tour @ Greenbush Cemetery

Learn a little of the history of this final resting place of some 10,000 souls. Incorporated in 1848... Read More

Lafayette Symphony Orchestra Presents: B-Side Track 6: Light A Fuse

Kick it with a rock/jazz fusion group led by Principal Percussionist Brandon Lee. Innovative and... Read More

Observatory Open House

Free stargazing using the observatory and telescopes. This month, we learn about growing plants in... Read More

Sordid Lives

Sordid Lives Brought to you by Mad Mushroom Pizza By Del Shores Directed by Laurie Russell April 6-... Read More

Living History in the Farmhouse

Join members of our staff as they demonstrate some typical chores around the house as people would... Read More

Purdue Convos presents: Jesus Christ Superstar

Celebrating its 50th Anniversary, a new mesmerizing production of the iconic musical phenomenon... Read More

Purdue Aviation Day

The first Purdue Aviation Day was held in 1911 on a grass landing strip where the Elliott Hall of... Read More

Purdue Theatre Presents: Shakespeare in Love

Shakespeare in Love based on the screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard; adapted for the stage... Read More


The 14th annual Challenge 5K run/walk is a race in Tippecanoe County that incorporates the community... Read More

Wolf Park's Birthday Party

Join us for the fun and festivities! Food trucks, music, guided tours, new interactive exhibits... Read More

Spring Works 2023 Dance Concert

The Purdue Contemporary Dance Company, housed in the Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Design, Art,... Read More

Heirloom Plants and Native Wildflowers Sale-

Sponsored by the Indiana Department of Natural Resources. The Farm will be selling heirloom... Read More

Downtown Gallery Walk Lafayette

Gallery Walk is Back! Join us for the 2023 season. May 19, July 21, and September 15 from 6-9 pm.... Read More

Mind BOGgling Event 2023

The Celery Bog Nature Area will host an event for families to learn more about nature. This... Read More

Lafayette Citizens Band Concert

Free and open to the public, the Lafayette Citizens Band Concert feature a variety of band music... Read More

Family Day

Please join us for a fun filled day on The Farm! This is one of our biggest events! We will have... Read More

Art in the Park

Since 2014, the City of Lafayette Parks and Recreation Department has provided a unique art... Read More