It has been nearly six months since sunshine and warm temperatures combined for such a beautiful day, and Michiana residents did not let it go to waste.
Parents and kids soaked it all in at Howard Park this afternoon, as temperatures stretched well into the 60's
Others took a stroll around the East Race Waterway, enjoying the breeze.
Parents said being cooped up inside had definitely become a challenge.
Some folks said they will be taking advantage of every bit of good weather this week to get outside.