Lafayette-West Lafayette 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.
Join the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette and the Fowler House Mansion for an outdoor showing of The Princess Bride on Friday, July 19! Bring your lawn chairs or blankets and sit under the stars to enjoy this classic family-favorite film. Plus, savor gourmet movie concessions and explore the Fowler House Mansion and the Art Museum galleries! This event is family-friendly, free, and open to the public. Seating opens at 8 pm and the movie will begin at dusk.
On Saturday, July 20, head to Purdue University to experience the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing at the Cradle of Astronauts. Purdue University is proud to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 lunar landing — a giant leap for mankind and a seminal moment in human history. Purdue will host a variety of campus events July 18-20, including talks by NASA flight directors, activities for children and the release of a new Neil Armstrong documentary. See website for all the details.