Leisure and Travel Blog

Author: Russell Goodwin

When he’s not behind the keyboard writing for SoIN Tourism’s blogs, press release and newsletters as Communications Manager, Russell can be found at local festivals, art galleries or the hottest foodie spots in town. Russell is also a multimedia specialist skilled in audio and video production, photography and social media.

Contact: Russell@gosoin.com, 812-282-6692

From convenient fishing holes and campsites to great bars and award-winning restaurants, there’s never a shortage of wonderful gift ideas and things-to-do to show your appreciation for dad while in southern Indiana. And as a dad, I think I can speak for all fathers that we like nice things too!


With so many opportunities for fun this spring, here is a little snapshot of what you may be missing out on if you're not in Southern Indiana.

Thunder Over LouisvilleThunder Over Louisville Command CenterWidows Walk Ice Cream

LEFT: Visitors got a front row seat during the largest fireworks show in the nation a Thunder Over Louisville from the Second Street Bridge in

Art is in full bloom this spring and summer in SoIN. But don't take our word for it. Get out and explore art in all its colors, shapes and forms. Art is meant to be experienced!

NoCo Creative Impact Series

NoCo Creative Impact Series Mosaic Jam Session

Get creative this summer and spring with the Creative Impact Series. These hands-on art

We could say that this blog is a ‘15-day plan for an awesome foodie experience throughout SoIN or simply the beginning of a delicious culinary exploration. However you plan to put this blog to use, we thought this would be a great way to get started. So when you find yourself staying overnight in

Today is National Puppy Day, and we’ve scouted several dog-friendly experiences and attractions throughout Jeffersonville, New Albany and Clarksville just to prove it's always Puppy Day in SoIN! Check out these dine, play and stay locations below that will welcome you and your furry four-legged