Weekend Update!  Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway?  Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by?  Check out the endless possibilities for fun and relaxation happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana. [caption id="attachment_1958" align="alignleft" caption="Tippecanoe Steam and Gas Power Show"][/caption] The Annual Tippecanoe Steam & Gas Power Show will take place this Thursday, Friday and Saturday  in West Lafayette.  This three day event features displays and demonstrations of old engines and farm equipment, antique cars and craft demonstrations.  This is the 32nd year of this special event, and it is as popular as it was 32 years ago!  Come out to shop at the flea market or if you are in a competitive mood, you can compete in the Lady's Skillet Toss or Kiddie Tractor Pull.  There will also be craft demonstrations including quilting, chair caning, shingle splitting and more. On Sunday, August 5, join flower enthusiasts at the Master Gardeners' Garden Open House in Lafayette, Indiana.  Beautiful flowers, light food, cool drinks and garden related activities including a self-guided tour of the gardens; what could be better? The Extension Office gardens are in their prime and ready for your visit. For more information about these events and other special "happenings" in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com