Grab a plate of goodness, try on the latest fashion trends and come smell the roses in Clinton County. Whether you are looking for a place to eat or wanting to buy that special person a beautiful bouquet of flowers, you can find it just steps away from one another that provides amazing customer service.
Clinton County has a variety of venues, festivals and entertainment that will spark your interest. You can find many of these wonderful choices all around Clinton County in Michigantown, Mulberry, Colfax, Rossville, Kirklin and Frankfort!
Looking for a place to fill your bellies, Arnis Restaurant, Pepe’s, Slabby’s, Downtown Diner, and Greek’s Pizzeria are just a few that will not disappoint! Wanting to quench your thirst or please your sweet tooth, come try a tasty treat from Gem City Junction, Frankfort Nutrition, and Fresita’s. All are perfect choices to curb your cravings. The Downtown is great for a date night with your special person, a joyous family outing and possibly a special event you have had planned. So, don’t forget to come check out our local delicacies.
If you are in the mood to shop until you drop, Frankfort has an amazing selection of locally owned business, right here in the main square of Downtown Frankfort. Whether you are looking for that one of a kind antique piece, a perfect outfit for any occasion, Frankfort has it for you. If jewelry is your thing, then you want to stop over at Ellis Jewelers, they are the place to go for your jewelry needs. Over the Back Fence is the place to go for your antique finds and treasures. Around the corner from each other, are three unique boutiques, Delilah’s Boutique, Moxie Mavens, and Whiskey Rose. Then, just a short drive on St. Rd 28 is 27 Leaves, one of our newest editions to our town. Whatever you are looking for, they have open doors for you to explore the newest, trendiest styles!
Bask in the aroma of the wonderful smells of Heather’s Flowers, located on the Northeast corner of Downtown square of Frankfort. Handmade, crafted, beautiful bouquets and unique gifts. Stop in soon to get yours today, it can be for an anniversary, special event, wedding, or just because you want the beauty in your home.
Thursday Thunder is the premier cruise-in in Central Indiana, located in Frankfort, IN. The Clinton County Chamber of Commerce partners with The Frankfort Mainstreet to put on this amazing event. We have car owners that come from as far north as Michigan to as far down as Kentucky. This is the place to be from June through October, we have great live music, fun activities during, a delicious selection of food & treats and you can visit a lot of the locally owned, downtown shops. Our event occurs on the first and third Thursday of the month. It starts at 5:30 to 8 pm. Come down to see the classic vehicles, enjoy the evening, eat and enjoy the fun!
While visiting Clinton County, stop by the Frankfort TPA Park. The largest of Frankfort’s parks, TPA Park is home to a variety of recreational amenities. TPA Park’s shelters can be reserved for picnics and family reunions. Addition to the pool and shelter houses, TPA park offers lighted baseball diamonds, tennis and basketball courts, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, playgrounds, picnic facilities and our famous petting zoo.
The zoo is home to peacocks, goats, pigs, llamas, donkeys and so many more. It is loved by residents and visitors alike. Our newly renovated aviary is home to numerous birds. Be sure to visit the historic cabin for a look into the life of a pioneer family and don’t miss the Park’s well-known holiday light display.
The use of the large shelter is $100. Use of shelters call the TPA Park office at 765-659-3422
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Clinton County parks, preserves, outdoor amenities are as varied and unique as the communities themselves. The Frankfort Lagoons were built by the Del Monte corporation back in the 1968 for treatment of their tomato slurry. By 2003, nearly “120 individuals, businesses and organizations had contributed both money and physical labor” to turn the Lagoons into a recreational area.
The Lagoons are managed by the Frankfort Utility service Board and is the largest pond to the north, covers about 30 acres. Its depth has varied over the years and at times it looks and feels more like a wetland. You can find a variety of great catches while you are there, Bluegill, Channel Cat, Bass, and Walleye over the years. Many have seen sightings of ducks, geese, turtles, Great Blue Herons and Great Egrets.
Prairie Creek Park is in the downtown area of Frankfort, IN. It is fully equipped with an mini playground with a splash pad. The splash pad is perfect for the kids to cool off on a hot day and possibly for a great family outing. You can find a huge stage in the park, The Farmers Bank Performance Center Stage, many performances have been on that stage, along with it being a main focal point for the Hot Dog Festival and Hispanic Festival. The Encompass Credit Union Event Center has hosted many community focused events and meetings.
If you are interested in renting the center, please visit the parks department website for more information.
Dorner’s Park is on Frankfort’s south side is another great recreational facility in our community. The park was dedicated to Mr. George Dorner, of Frankfort, IN.
Dorner’s Park is filled with playground equipment, horseshoe pits, shuffleboard, basketball, and tennis courts. Many, many games of horseshoe have been played at the park. The Frankfort’s youth has played pick-up basketball games over on the courts for decades. Dorner’s Park is also a park full of many tree species, you can find and identify areas, an arboretum. You may even find a little friendly library stand over in the arboretum.
Camp Cullom started in 1941 as a Girl Scout Camp due largely to the generosity of the George C Cullom family. IN 1947, the Girl Scout invited the Boy Scouts to join them in operating the camp. The result was a trust agreement transferring ownership and management of Camp George C Cullom and forming the Clinton County Foundation for Youth in June of 1947.
Camp Cullom is located near Mulberry, Indiana and it is an outdoor lover’s dream. Camp Cullom provides camping sites, a great playground, indoor facilities, hiking and a disc golf course. While you are there stop over to the Prairie Grass Observatory. The camp has been proudly serving the youth of Clinton County, Indiana since 1947.
Learn more at their website, https://www.campcullom.org/