Thank you to Park Board Members for your service!

Rome City Park Board​, past and present

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Visit Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site ​

Rome City, Indiana welcomes you to our lovely community located on famous

  Sylvan Lake Indiana.

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Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site

A golf-cart friendly, lake community

2019 RC Town Council, Town of Rome City
​​Annual Events​

ALL WELCOME - Town of Rome City 

Trick/Treat night will be
October 31, 2019, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Civilian Firearms Gun Safety Shooting

Thank you to those who serve on Rome City town boards: Past and present Park board members. Front row: Tina Wilkinson, Bridgett Coe, Joey Ackerman (past). 2nd row: Dina Holliday (past), Leigh Pranger. 3rd row: Tye Bloomfield, John Martin. 
Not pictured Herman Conley (past) board member.

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 The small town of Rome City, Indiana is a tourist destination and a wonderful lake community nestled perfectly in northeast Indiana, Noble County and Orange township. Our inviting golf cart-friendly community offers beautiful views and homes for over of 1600 residents on and around beautiful  Sylvan Lake and attracts visitors year round to our many tourist attractions including our internationally famous Gene Stratton-Porter historic site.

Sylvan Lake Indiana is a SKI LAKE, an all-season lake with a wonderful public access and boat launch site,  16-miles of beautiful shoreline, great fishing, and our famous "Big Island" complete with scenic island nature trails, island church services & an island boat dock.  


Enjoy our wonderful views of Sylvan lake and our small town hospitality in Rome City, Indiana.

May 3 & 4th – Town-wide garage sale

​May 9th – Annual Fish & Tenderloin Dinner, RC UMC

May 10th – Spring Fling Sylvan Cellars
May 25th – Legion BBQ Chix

June 1st – FREE Boater's safety class, bingo hall 

July 5th – Concert, Lyrics at Lakeside Park, Sylvan

July 6th – Fireworks on Sylvan Lake

July 6th – BBQ Chix, RC American Legion 

July 13th  – POKER RUN on Sylvan lake

Aug 2 & 3rd  – Town-wide garage sale​​

Aug 9, 10 & 11th – Chautauqua Days Festival!​

​​Oct 31st – Trick/Treat, 5:00pm to 7:00pm

Nov 15th – Town hall tree lighting  

​​Nov 16th – Lakeside holiday bazaars, holiday house walk 

Welcome residents, visitors and lakers! 

Town of Rome City, Indiana

2019 Trick or Treat Night

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Gene Stratton Porter, Home and garden
Rome City Park Board​, past and present
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The Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site located on beautiful Sylvan Lake in Rome City, Indiana was selected by the Indiana Office of Tourism and Development to grace the cover of the 2019 Official Indiana Travel Guide! Take a tour of the beautiful 150-acres state museum and historic site featuring formal gardens, woods, an abundance of nature, and Gene Stratton-Porter's restored

lakefront cabin on  Sylvan Lake!​​

View Rome City's budget & annual report,
 please refer to link here.