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Cast your vote for the Best of Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS — Voting is open for Visit Indiana’s 2019 Best of Indiana people’s choice campaign. This year, voters can select the Best Breweries, Hiking Trails and Main Streets in Indiana.

Experts from the Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs, Indiana Department of Natural Resources and the Brewers Guild of Indiana have helped find the Best of Indiana. This year’s categories allow travelers to explore Hoosier small towns, and outdoor destinations and sample from a local brewery.

Cast votes online at visitindiana.com/best-of-indiana/cast-your-vote.

• Hoosier breweries consistently rank as some of the best in the world at prestigious competitions, like the Great American Beer Festival and the Brewers’ Cup. The Brewers Guild of Indiana has come up with a list of 50. 

• Indiana offers more than 3,600 miles of local, state, federal and non-profit trails open to the public. The Indiana Department of Natural Resources helped find trails across the state and off the beaten path. Choose a favorite trail by voting.

• Main Street is considered the liveliest place in a small town, and Indiana has more designated Main Streets than any other state in the U.S. The Indiana Office of Community and Rural Affairs (OCRA), which oversees Indiana’s Main Street program, to select the list of towns and cities offering the ideal Main Street destinations. See which towns made the ballot and vote for a favorite.

“This is your chance to let your voice be heard,” said Misty Weisensteiner, director of the Indiana Office of Tourism Development. “One of the best things about voting in this campaign, is you get to learn about incredible locations you might not have known about and maybe plan a visit as well.”

Votes will be counted until Nov. 3 and the winners will be announced shortly thereafter.

VisitIndiana.com/Fall is a companion site to VisitIndiana.com, the official state travel website where discounts, trip ideas and helpful tips are easily accessible.

Last year, Visit Indiana asked Hoosiers to select Indiana’s Best Burger, Museum and State Park. Winners included The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, Brew Burger in Jasper and Turkey Run State Park, Marshall.