Ironman 70.3 Muncie

Ironman 70.3 Muncie

Athletes begin with a 1.2-mile swim in the waters of Prairie Creek Reservoir. The 56-mile bike course takes athletes throughout rural Indiana and they finish with a challenging run around the south side of Prairie Creek Reservoir. This event brings thousands of spectators and athletes to Muncie each October.
World Triathlon Corporation (WTC) is a Tampa-based company recognized for athletic excellence, distinguished events and quality products. WTC’s ever-growing portfolio includes Ironman, Ironman 70.3, Ironman Executive Challenge (XC), Iron Girl, IronKids brands and 5i50, which have a combined total of more than 100 events worldwide each year. Ironman is the No.1 user-based sports brand in the world and has been a respected name in triathlon since its inception in 1978. As the fastest growing distance in triathlon, Ironman 70.3 has garnered immense attention and has witnessed tremendous success since its 2006 introduction. An exclusive program for top-level executives, Ironman XC provides the ultimate, high-end Ironman race experience. Iron Girl, a women’s only event series that is supported by title sponsor Aflac, has grown from two to 12 events in just six years. Iron Girl, with a mission to empower women toward a healthy lifestyle, has celebrated finishers ranging in age from 5 to 89 years old, with an average age of 35. Re-launched by WTC in 2009, IronKids is a triathlon series for youth ages 6 to 15 years that hosted nine U.S. events in its inaugural year. The brand is expanding both domestically and internationally this year, with 12 U.S. races and licensed events throughout Europe and Asia-Pacific.
Hartmeyer Stables

Hartmeyer Stables

Hartmeyer Stables is located in Beautiful Muncie, IN. Privately owned and operated by the Ginther family with over 50 years in the equine industry.
Welcome to Hartmeyer Stables.  Our hope is to provide a fun and safe environment for you to enjoy and explore the world of horses.  We are a boarding and training facility, offering activities for all disciplines.  We have lessons and shows year around and a few summer camps, as well as customized packages for parties.  All are welcome- we have something for everyone ! Whether you want to ride English or Western, Stacie  Toney and our fabulous school horses are for you!  Should you want to GLIDE on gaited horses with Taylor Osgood as our wonderful instructor does, we have spectacular gaited horses for all shapes, sizes and ages. Come see us at Hartmeyer!
Cardinal Greenway

Cardinal Greenway

Cardinal Greenway

Welcome to Indiana’s longest rail-to-trail paved trail spanning 62-miles in 5 counties from Richmond through Muncie to Marion. The paved asphalt trail is free, open dawn to dusk and welcomes walkers, runners, cyclists, rollerbladers and is ADA-accessible. Trailheads spaced along the trail provide parking. The Historic Wysor Street Depot is the site of Greenway headquarters. FREE bike rental is offered (seasonal) at the depot.

Cardinal Greenway headquarters at Historic Wysor Street Depot

700 E Wysor St, Muncie, Indiana

(765) 287-0399

http://cardinalgreenways.org/

 

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Bob Ross Experience

Bob Ross Experience

Bob Ross Experience

Explore the life, philosophy, and art of the iconic American painter inside the historic home where The Joy of Painting was filmed!

Bob Ross inspired generations of viewers with his soft-spoken voice and a pallet knife. With its global reach, it’s hard to imagine that much of his beloved series, The Joy of Painting, was filmed in an unassuming television studio inside a historic home in Muncie, Indiana. Now a part of Minnetrista’s campus, the historic home has been transformed into an immersive museum exhibit that transports visitors to where the magic happened.

Visitors will step inside the recreated television studio and be inspired by Bob’s message of fearless creativity. Through original artifacts, authentic Bob Ross paintings, and interactive exhibit elements, the Bob Ross Experience brings The Joy of Painting to life.

Get your tickets today!

Visit http://minnetrista.net/bobrossexperience or call 765.282.4848

Stop by the Muncie Visitors Bureau to purchase Bob Ross merchandise and to get information about more exciting things to do in Muncie.

   

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Garfield Statue Trail

Garfield Statue Trail

Garfield Statue Trail – Delaware County

Looking for more ways to have fun with Garfield in Muncie and Delaware County? Great! How about a selfie with each of the Garfield celebration statues? Have fun discovering all of the different theme painted statues.

Jim Davis is the creator of the comic strip Garfield.  He was born in Fairmount, IN and graduated from Ball State University. His headquarters, PAWS, INC, was located in Delaware County for decades.

Visit 16 unique statues of America’s favorite lasagna-loving fat cat, Garfield. Located in and around Muncie, the statues are molded in rigid polymer and situated on a 31 inch base. Each statue measures approximately 48 inches in height and depict Jim Davis’s Garfield in fun outfits or playful situations. The statues are located in public and private spaces

The Garfield Statues are located:

  • Muncie Visitors Bureau (2 statues and ride)  –  421 S Walnut St, Muncie  –  M -F 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • City Hall/Mayor’s Office  –  300 N High St, Muncie  –  M – F 8 – 4pm
  • American Red Cross  –  325 E Main St, Muncie  –  in window display
  • Cornerstone Center for the Arts (2 statues)  –  520 E Main St, Muncie  –  M – F 8 – 8pm
  • Muncie Children’s Museum  –  515 S High St, Muncie  –  (closed M & T)  W – Sat 10 – 5pm, Sun 1 – 5pm
  • United Way  –  (in the Star Bank Bldg) 400 N High St, Muncie  –  M – F 9 – 5pm
  • The Orchard Shop at Minnetrista  –  311 w St Joseph St, Muncie  – (closed M & T)  W – Sat 9 -5pm, Sun 12 – 5pm
  • Animal Rescue Fund  –  1209 W Riggin Rd, Muncie  –  Outdoors – (closed M, F, Sun)  T – Th 1 – 4pm,
  • BSU Alumni Center  –  2800 W Bethel Ave, Muncie  –  M – F 8 – 5pm
  • Motivate Our Minds  –  2023 E Highland Ave, Muncie  –  M -F 9 – 5pm
  • Ball State Bookstore  –  1101 N McKinley Ave, Muncie  –  M – Th 8 – 7pm, F 8 – 5pm, Sat 10 -3pm
  • Delaware County Building  –  100 W Main St, Muncie  –  M – 8:30 – 4pm
  • The Mailroom  –  4801 N Wheeling Ave, Muncie  –  M – F 9 – 7pm, Sat 10 – 4pm

Taking a trip along the Garfield trail is a great family activity and presents a number of fun photo opportunities.

 

Things to Bring: Camera, friends and family.

Stop by the Muncie Visitors Bureau to find additional Garfield items for sale.

 

 

 

 

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Business Hours: Monday thru Friday,

8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m.

 

 

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421 S Walnut St, Ste 100
Muncie, Indiana 47305
765-284-2700
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