Brookston’s proximity to Lafayette and Purdue University make this community a haven for those looking for small-town living with access to a major market area.
Start your day at Two Guys Catering & Bakery, formerly Klein Brot Haus, where the scent of homemade goodies welcomes you. Pies, bread, cinnamon rolls, cookies, muffins, cheesecake, bars, Danishes, scones and more delicious delicacies are made from scratch. Check out their lunch menu too!
After breakfast or lunch, go west on 3rd Street and be amazed at B Boutique. Bold fashions, accessories and gifts are on display with style and flair. This is a destination boutique for those searching for fashion that is uniquely individual.
Across the street from B Boutique is Ivy and Violets. Discover unique home and office décor, plus amazing flower arrangements in configurations you never imagined! The same owner, Sandy Kenyon, extends her creative energy by opening 3rd Street Events Venue Center. This venue will host weddings, showers, and personal parties.
For dinner, Top Notch Bar in downtown Brookston has long been a destination restaurant known for mouthwatering fillet steaks, tenderloins and onion strings. A newcomer to town eateries is the Jackson Street Pub where the atmosphere is charming and eye catching. Before you end your evening in Brookston, stop at the Crasian Brewing Company’s tasting room to enjoy locally brewed spirits.
For summer love, visit Lickity Split, the family-friendly ice cream shop with a sunny and bright atmosphere. They serve Dog n Suds root beer, root beer floats, hot dogs, and more!
Just east of Brookston, Kents Curcurbits, is the longest running agritourism fall attraction in the Lafayette, West Lafayette and surrounding areas. The Kents offer a large variety of pumpkins, decorative squash, gourds, Indiana Corn, fall mums, corn shocks, straw bales and fantastic fall decorations, plus a 3-4 acre corn maze and great family photo opportunities.
Don’t be fooled by the size of Brookston…be amazed at all that’s packed into this family friendly destination!
Less than 5 miles from Brookston, you’ll find Chalmers! Chalmers is a small community with cheerful hospitality and togetherness. Chalmers is home
to the maintenance center for the county’s wind farms. The structure includes separate facilities for each turbine manufacturer’s technicians. Located on State Road 43, an agricultural cooperative operates a fuel center and services for local farmers.