Dexter Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Dexter is a residential neighborhood in Evansville, Indiana. This urban neighborhood is characterized by charming older homes on large city lots with established trees and shrubs. Wide sidewalks invite foot traffic, strollers, and bicycles. Vintage and newly built apartments and townhouses offer all the amenities for carefree living.
The neighborhood is near many of the attractions and amenities of downtown Evansville, and its close proximity is ideal for commuters. The Evansville Regional Airport has flights to major cities in the United States.
The spectacular scenery of Hoosier National Forest is in Dexter’s backyard. The 200,000-acre forest, with its rolling hills, trail system, and recreational opportunities, is a favorite with residents and visitors. Activities in the forest will delight any outdoor enthusiast. A family-friendly day trip may include a scenic drive and a picnic. Hikers, mountain bikers, and equestrians share the trails. Anglers have a choice of lakes in the forest, and usually fish for bigmouth bass. Campgrounds are found throughout the park, with groceries, gas and propane sold nearby. Leashed dogs are allowed.
The French Lick Winery, one of Indiana’s premier wineries, is located east of the Hoosier National Forest. A former piano factory on the site now houses an award-winning tasting room featuring wines that have received over 250 medals from state, national, and international competitions. Wines can be purchased by the glass, bottle, or case. Unique gifts, gourmet coffees, and teas are also available.
For old-fashioned fun, the Holiday Drive-In Movie Theater is one of the last drive-in theaters in the nation and is located close to the neighborhood. Five screens allow moviegoers to park their cars and watch the latest releases. As an alternative to watching movies from the car, families can also bring their lawn chairs and enjoy films in the open air under the stars.