Indiana's 2016 Bicentennial celebration aims to honor our state’s 200 years of history, and to do so in a modern way that engages all 6.5 million Hoosiers and leaves a lasting legacy for future generations.
August 2015 | Perry Hammock Summer has arrived in Indiana - what many call the “dog days.” Originally, this term referred to the hottest, muggiest days of summer coinciding with the early morning rising of Sirius, the Dog Star. I always thought it was because the... READ MORE
MEET OUR NEW DIVERSITY INTERN! August 2015 Rachel Beliles joined the Indiana Bicentennial Commission in May to intern for the summer. She is a Hoosier through and through and a native to Hendricks County. Beliles attends Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio and is currently... READ MORE
MEET OUR NEW PROJECT COORDINATOR! August 2015 Born in Johnson County, Adrienne Smith grew up on a 360 acre grain farm, attended and participated in the Johnson County 4-H Fair for years, while dancing, cheerleading and learning gymnastics. Falling in love with dance and... READ MORE
Brad Buchanan is working alongside Colleen Engle and the Parke County Bicentennial Committee to plan the Bicentennial celebration in their community. Brad was kind enough to answer a few questions we had for him about his Bicentennial experience so far. Q: Why are you... READ MORE