Muncie Area Information

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Directions to the Site

When coming from Ohio on 70: (Columbus or Dayton) Take Exit 149-B, Route 35 North. It is 33 miles to Route 67. Take a right onto 67 (67 N) and look for the Memorial Drive Exit. This is only a mile or so and the building and site can be seen from Route 67.

From O’Hare Airport: Take I-90 out of airport to I-294 South. South to 80-94 East. This will go to I-65 South. Proceed as in next paragraph.

When coming from Chicago on I-65: Take Route 28 East to I-69. Go south on I-69 and exit Route 332 East (aka: McGalliard Road). This will go through Muncie’s business and mall area. Proceed until you see Route 67 South. Go south on 67 and look for Memorial Drive. Exit on Memorial Drive and turn left. You will see the site on your right.

When coming from the Indianapolis Airport: Take the 465 Bypass East around I-69 North. Proceed on I-69 North toward Ft. Wayne. Get off at Exit 34 onto Route 67. Travel 14 miles and look for Memorial Drive. After you loop around down to Memorial, take a left and you will see the site on your right.

If you are coming up Route 3:It will merge into the 3-67-35 Bypass North, then look for Memorial Drive and exit there. Turn left on Memorial to the site.

Coming down I-69 from Ft. Wayne: Exit onto Route 332 (McGalliard Road) and proceed to Route 67 South and look for Memorial Drive. Turn left on Memorial to site.

When coming from Toledo: Take I-75 down to 67 West. This goes all the way to Muncie. Take the 67 Bypass South around to Memorial Drive. Take a left on Memorial and you will see us on your right.

Coming on I-74 (Danville and Champaign) or I-70 (Terre Haute and St. Louis): Take the 465 Bypass North around Indianapolis to I-69. Proceed on I-69 North toward Ft. Wayne. Get off at Exit 34 onto Route 67 North - go 14 miles and look for Memorial Drive. Get off here, loop around to Memorial and take a left. There we are on the right.

Coming from I-74 and Cincinnati: Take Route 3 North to Muncie. This will run right into the 3-67-35 Bypass North. Look for Memorial Drive. When you get off and loop around to Memorial, take a left and you will see us on your right.

Coming from Louisville, Nashville, Birmingham on I-65:Take 465 Bypass (East or North) around Indy to I-69 North. Proceed on I-69 North toward Ft. Wayne. Get off at Exit 34 onto Route 67 North and go about 14 miles to Memorial Drive. As you loop around and down to Memorial, take a left and there we are on your right.

Coming down 31 from South Bend: Go East on Route 28 to I-69. Go South on I-69 and take 332 which takes you right through the northern part of Muncie to Route 67 South Bypass. Go south on 67 Bypass and look for Memorial Drive and get off there. Take a left and you will see us on your right.

From Akron: Go 71 to Columbus and proceed on 70 as from Columbus.

From Atlanta: Go 75 North to Cincinnati. 275 around Cincy to I-74. Take I-74 West to Route 3. Go north on 3 right into the 3-67-35 Bypass at Muncie. Look for Memorial Drive. Get off and take a left onto Memorial and you will see us on your right.

Area Campgrounds

Prairie Creek Reservoir (765) 747-4776 or (765)747-4872, RV sites: noon in/out time, elect. hookups. Primitive also available. County Road 575 & Windsor Road, Muncie, IN 47302

Big Oak Park Gene & Anna Jones (765)358-3208, 9401 N. 500 W., Muncie, IN 47304

Mel-Mac Campground Melvin Crawford (765)789-6091, Full hook-ups, no showers, 9900 N. Sharp Bend Rd., Albany, IN 47320

Camp Red Wing (765) 288-0223, no hookups, cold water/showers, restrooms, 5754 Inlow Springs Rd., Muncie, IN 47302

State Parks

Mounds State Park (765)642-6627, 4306 Mounds Road, Anderson, IN 46017

Summit Lake (765)766-5873, 5993 North Messick Road, New Castle, IN 47362

Lodging

                       Muncie Area

 

Anderson Area

**Best Western
(765) 282-0600
3011 W. Bethel Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304
Pittenger Student Center
Hotel
(765) 285-1555
Ball State University,
2000 University Ave.
Muncie, IN 47306
Holiday Inn Holidome
(765) 644-2581
5920 Scatterfield Rd.
Anderson, IN 46013
Budget Inn USA
(765) 378-1215
15121 W. Commerce Rd.
Daleville, IN 47334
Baymont  (765) 284-4200 or
1-800-822-5252
3400 Chadam Ln.
Muncie, IN 47304
Outdoor Pool, Free
Breakfast Express
Best Western Sterling
House 1-800-528-1234
local (765) 649-0451
5901 Scatterfield Rd.
Anderson, IN 46013

Comfort Inn
(765) 282-6666
4011 W. Bethel Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304
Jacuzzi, Game Room,
Indoor Pool
Continental Breakfast.

Super 8 Motel (765) 286-4333
3601 W. Foxridge Ln.
Muncie, IN 47302
Lees Inn 1-800-733-5337
local—(765) 649-2500
2114 E. 59th St.
Anderson, IN 46013
Days Inn
(765) 288-2311
3509 N. Everbrook
Muncie, IN 47304
Super 8 Motel (765) 378-0888
I-69 & St. Rd. 67
Daleville, IN 47334
Motel Six
(765) 642-9023
5810 Scatterfield Rd.
Anderson, IN 46013
**Holiday Inn Express
(765) 289-4678
4201 W. Bethel Avenue
Muncie, IN 47304
Mark Motor Inn
(765) 642-9966
2400 SR 9 South
Anderson, IN 46016
Comfort Inn
(765) 644-4422
2205 E. 59th St.
Anderson, IN 46013
**Lees Inn
(765) 282-7557
3302 N. Everbrook Ln.
Muncie, IN 47304
Free Continental Breakfast
 New Castle Area
Best Western Raintree Inn
(765) 521-0100
1-800-528-1234
2836 S. St. Rd. 3,
New Castle, IN
Restaurant & Lounge
Outdoor Pool
 
     

**AMA recommended lodging with special rates to AMA Members. Inform hotel of 
AMA membership when making reservations to obtain special rates.

Where to Eat

On Memorial (Memorial Drive is also known locally as 12th Street):
Oasis Bar & Grill, 12th Street Cafe, Sportsman’s Lounge, Pizza King.

Go west on Memorial, drive 4 lights to Madison Street, turn left for:
 Arbys, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Wendy’s, Taco Bell, Pizza Hut, La Hacienda, Mac’s Sandwiches & Salads
Take the by-pass right to the first light to McGalliard. Left on McGalliard will take you to:
Pizza King, Rally’s Hamburgers, Outback Steakhouse, Subway Sandwich Shop, McDonald’s, Texas Road House, Olive Garden, Wendy’s, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Chili's, Captain D’s, Pizza King, Bob Evans, Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar, Fazoli’s, Taco Bell, Sirloin Stockade, Burger King, Chili’s, Dairy Queen.

Just off McGalliard:
Arby’s, Steak & Shake, Long John Silver, Sunshine Cafe, House of Yu, Pizza Hut, New China Inn, Dominoes, Puerta Vallerta.

Ball State Campus (University Avenue):
Carter’s World Famous Hotdogs, Dill Street Bar and Grill, BW3’s, La Bamba’s, Blimpie’s, Scotty’s Bar and Grill, Greek’s Pizza, Headliners Bar and Grill, Snappy Tomato Pizza, Subway.

Better Restaurants:
La Hacienda (Authentic Mexican Food)—2620 S. Madison
Red Lobster—223 W. McGalliard
Olive Garden Italian Restaurant—304 W. McGalliard Road
Texas Road House—200 W. McGalliard
Outback Steakhouse—at the Muncie Mall, 3501 N. Granville


Cafeterias/Diners/Buffets
12th Street Cafe—1900 S. Mock Ave. (corner of Memorial and Mock Avenue)
Bob Evans—1417 W. McGalliard Road
MCL Cafeteria—Muncie Mall