Spring has sprung and we have the perfect adventure to take you through the rolling hills of southern Indiana exploring these hidden gems! Whether you are a lover of the arts browsing for locally hand-made items or a green thumb looking for the best local gardening centers, Dubois County is full of surprises around every bend in the road!
For the Green Thumb..
Family Roots Nursery is located off I-64 offering a wide range of gardening items for any season! Stop by and browse the vast display of any type of flower or plant under the sun! Family Roots is also known for the popular workshops & weekend event bringing in unique food trucks & drink vendors to create that unique experience to keep you coming back year after year!
4781 W 1200 S. Dale, IN 47523
Home Decor & Specialty Shop
The Yellow House is located right outside of Dubois on the way to French Lick via Highway 56. You can’t miss it, because it is literally…a YELLOW house! Unsure of what you need, stop by and you will be WOW’ d by the variety of hand-made items to choose from! Perfect to find the unique gift for big birthday celebrations, anniversaries, or just because gift items for loved ones in your life. Check out their Facebook page for new items & browse the online shop if you don’t have the time to stop in person!
6618 N State Rd. 545 Dubois, IN 47527
314 W 9th St., Ferdinand, IN 47532
Hand Crafted Items
Traditional Arts Today is located one block off Main Street in Ferdinand providing a shop for artists & artisans to sell their creations and offer classes & workshops in their profession! If you have a passion for art and hand-crafted items, you will find yourself coming back for more! The artists also offer classes & workshops to teach their skill to continue the traditions that are known for fading in these times! Check out the variety of workshops and classes coming up the first weekend in May to celebrate May the Ferdinand Way! Traditional Arts Today also has an online store you can browse and purchase if you aren’t in the area & see something that tickles your fancy.
Children’s Gift Shop
Located near St. Joseph Catholic Church and just a block off Newton Street in Jasper, Just a Trace is a slice of Heaven for and kid! Ranging from Melissa & Doug toys, wooden blocks, puzzles, craft items, tractors & trains…the list goes on and on…and on. Not exactly sure what you are wanting to purchase for the special child?? Ask and you shall receive…the owners are always willing to provide ideas for all interests & age ranges for any child! A stop here is sure to bring a smile to your face!