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 events happening this upcoming weekend in or near Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana. Enjoy a Gallery Walk; in historic downtown Lafayette, the local arts community collaborates with downtown businesses to highlight the arts and culture in the region. This Friday, July 17, head downtown for a night out for dinner at your favorite restaurant, a leisurely stroll from one Gallery Walk location to the next, where artwork, music, and occasional complimentary beverages or hors d'oeuvres may be sampled. [caption id="attachment_6636" align="alignleft" ] Artists Own Exhibit - In her element[/caption] The Gallery Walk includes an exhibition reception for the following galleries at the Tippecanoe Arts Federation: Smoke and Mirrors: Ceramics, Wabash Valley Potters Passions & Pursuits Continued: Various Media, Athens of Indiana Clear to Partly Cloudy: Pastel, Sonya Thomas. In addition, Artists' Own is also hosting an opening night reception for the following exhibit: In Her Element, Sara Vanderkleed and Guest Artist, Heidi Harner. [caption id="attachment_6627" align="alignright" ] Cruise In![/caption] The fun doesn't end on Friday! On Saturday, July 18, put on your dancing shoes for the annual Dancing and Cruising in the Streets! This event has it all; two stages of continuous live music, the annual Classic Car Cruise and a fun and entertaining KidZone for the little ones. Come downtown Lafayette and dance the night away! For more information about these events and other special "happenings" in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.