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10 Things to Do in Charlestown, Indiana!

10 Things to Do in Charlestown, Indiana!

Discover what it's like to live in Charlestown, Indiana with Fischer Homes! This tight-knit community offers the best of both worlds. Homeowners can enjoy a quiet, country setting with small-town charm, yet live close to entertainment, dining, and shopping options just a short commute away in Louisville - making Charlestown, Indiana a great place to live! Don’t believe us? Check out these 10 things to love about Charlestown!

1. Charlestown state park

Indiana's third largest state park, Charlestown State Park provides plenty of space for exploring the outdoors with friends and family. Hike over 15 miles of trails to discover all the park has to offer, including the remnants of an abandoned amusement park, over 70 species of birds, and more! 

bridge at charlestown state park

2. covered bridge golf club 

Fuzzy Zoeller's Covered Bridge Golf Club is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a round of golf! With multiple lakes and strategically placed bunkers scattered across this beautiful course, Covered Bridge Golf Club offers a challenging test for every golfer. 

Golf course with beautiful building in the hills

3. King donuts

Known as the best donut shop in town, King Donuts offers a delicious assortment of fresh donuts, made daily. Sip on a hot cup of coffee and chat with the owners about your morning. Whether you pair your drink with a donut, apple fritter, or Kolache, nothing made here will disappoint. Breakfast sandwiches, smoothies, and juices are also offered to ensure the whole family is satisfied after this morning pitstop.

colorful donuts

4. Charlestown Family Activities Park

Charlestown Family Activities Park is the perfect place to spend a fun summer day with the family! The park features a variety of activities including putt-putt, roller skating, outdoor games, a splash pad, and more!

four kids skipping and holding hands

5. nine penny branch Nature Preserve

The Nine Penny Branch Nature Preserve is the perfect place to soak in the sunshine with family! The preserve boasts picturesque scenery featuring wildflowers, native trees, and beautiful waterfalls spanning over 120 acres. The 2.3 mile Nine Penny Branch Loop trail is the perfect way to explore this gorgeous scenery.

nine penny branch trails with waterfall

6. La pasadita & grocery store

This authentic Mexican restaurant and new grocery store next door have become a staple of the Charlestown community. Mexican street corn, tacos, and churros are some of the town favorites. Known for their freshness and quality, La Pasadita serves the best tacos around, as well as ice cream. The recently opened grocery store is well stocked with Mexican drinks, baked goods, fresh vegetables, and more!

vegetables at a market stand

7. Charlestown Civic Center

The recreation options are endless in Charlestown! Interested in joining a basketball league, taking a Jazzercise class, or need a place to host a party? Look no further, the Charlestown Civic Center offers all of the above and more fun activities throughout the week to immerse yourself in the community. 

four men playing basketball and smiling

8. Copper Kettle

Grab a bite to eat at a local gem and try out the Copper Kettle Family Restaurant for classic down-home, country diner food. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, some notable, popular items on the menu include a pork tenderloin, steak & eggs, as well as the club sandwich, which are local favorites. Stop in and treat yourself to a home-cooked meal! 

sunny-side up eggs on a breakfast plate

9. Saddleback Family Park

Enjoy family time at Saddleback Family Park which has a little bit for everyone. Enjoy a colorful playground with swings, climbing obstacles, merry-go-round, and an ADH-accessible swing. You'll also find a covered shelter and a pickleball court in this near half-acre pocket park. 


10. Yamato Japanese steakhouse

Go for a date night and support a growing family business right here in Charlestown! Yamato Japanese Steakhouse is the perfect spot for an evening out, or if you feel like staying in, carryout is the perfect option. The hibachi chicken is a fan favorite and is sure to fill you up. Whether it's catching up with friends or taking the whole family out to dinner, the staff here is sure to please. 

two wine glasses

Discover silver creek meadows in Charlestown, Indiana 

This new home community is conveniently located off Salem-Noble Road in Charlestown, Indiana just 20 minutes north of downtown Louisville. Silver Creek Meadows is close to unlimited recreational opportunities at nearby Greenway Park, Charlestown State Park, and Charlestown Family Activities Park, as well as close to local shopping and dining off Indiana Avenue. Pair this perfect community with your perfect home; choose a new home design from our Maple Street Collection. Learn more about Silver Creek Meadows and select your homesite today!

silver creek meadows entrance sign

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Like what you've read above? Does Charlestown sound like the perfect community for you? If so, Fischer Homes is calling your name! Come visit our Model Home in Silver Creek Meadows to begin building your dream home with Fischer Homes!

silver creek collage

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