Welcome to our SoIN Cities and regions series. Our goal is to keep visitors and locals alike in the know and give them a taste of our area of Southern Indiana, home to Clark and Floyd Counties. We’re highlighting the unique places, faces, authentic events and more in cities that make the area SoIN! Check out the other pages in the series, Jeffersonville, Clarksville, New Albany, Eastern and Northern

Take a beautiful drive to the Western area of our region and don’t forget to look out the window at the glorious vistas of Southern Indiana and the Louisville Skyline. The Western region includes cities and towns such as Floyds Knobs, Greenville, Galenda, and Georgetown. 

Retro Fun in Georgetown, Indiana:

Polly's Freeze

Polly's Freeze Upside Down Elvis

Enjoy the simpler things in life with a visit to Georgetown. Follow the bright neon parrot to Polly’s Freeze for dinner and dessert. This local ice cream shop and restaurant serve up delicious treats in an authentic 1950s atmosphere. The Upside-Down Elvis is a must-try (picture above)!

Drive In

Then head down the street to Georgetown Drive-In for a nostalgic night of fun. It's one of the few drive-in theaters still in operation in the U.S. Check out our blog of tips for your visit to the Georgetown Drive-in.

Western Region Dining 

Below are a few of the local favorite places to grab a bite or a sweet treat in the Western region of SoIN. Click the link to see all the restaurants in the area.

Berry Twist

The Berry Twist
A Floyds Knobs tradition since 1978, the Berry Twist serves your favorite ice cream treats! Berry Twist has a reputation for having the best sherbet around, with over 24 flavors, three offered daily. Check Twitter for the daily flavors.

Arni's Pizza

Arni’s
Arni’s has been an Indiana tradition for over 50 years! Arni’s serves thin crust pizza with a cult-like following, salads, sandwiches, and other family-friendly foods.

812 Pizza Company

812 Pizza Company    
Enjoy handmade fresh pizzas, pasta, sandwiches, wings and salads. “The Beau” is a must-try, topped with meatballs, banana peppers, and fresh basil or sample them all at their lunch buffet. 

Village Coffee House

Village Coffee House
Grab some coffee or breakfast with a side of Hoosier Hospitality! Tucked away in an adorable downtown Georgetown building, Village Coffee House’s motto is “serve great coffee, with happy faces.”


Western Region Outdoor Recreation

Mount Saint Francis

Mount Saint Francis Fall

Mount Saint Francis
“The Mount,” as it’s known locally, is a retreat center, nature sanctuary and artist community. Find serenity on the walking trails and paths of the nearly 400 acres that belong to the Mount Saint Francis Sanctuary adjacent to the Center for Spirituality. Check the calendar for upcoming events including outdoor concerts, the Monarch Festival and art classes. 

Valley View Golf Course

Valley View Golf Club
One of SoIN’s 6 public golf courses, Valley View is 6,900 yards, 18 holes, par 72 course nestled in a beautiful hillside. Pro-tip: plan a trip for October for amazing fall foliage views. 

Garry Cavan Park

Garry E. Cavan Park and Seviren Lang Disc Golf Course
Located in Georgetown this championship-caliber course has a balance of short technical holes and long bombs. This is a great course for beginners with short pads on every hole.