Looking for a small quiet town to live in with world class amenities nearby, you may have found it in Morocco Indiana. Morocco was founded in 1851 and believed to be named after a traveler's red Moroccan boots. Morocco is located just west of the intersection of US 41 and Indiana 114. We are located about 70 miles from Chicago and 115 miles from Indianapolis. Purdue University is 50 miles south and Indiana University Northwest is 50 miles to the north. All of these amenities are easily accessed by either Interstate 65 or US 41.
2016 Morocco Homecoming ParadeThis is your community parade! Kids, families, friends, organizations, you name it!Join In! Ride your bike, walk or build a float.Parade Date Sunday May 29, 2016 Line Up: 3:00 p.m. Start Time 4:00 p.m. Please Be Punctual.Parade Categories;Business, Organizational, Marching, Mounted, Horse Drawn, Emergency Vehicle, Vehicle-Antique Car, Open ClassClick Here For Your Parade Application
DeMotte State Bank Presents
The 11th Annual Morocco Homecoming Hustle 5K and 10K, Run and Walk
Sunday, May 29th, 2016 at 8:00 am Central Time
The Morocco Homecoming Hustle is a family friendly fun run/walk for all ages & abilities. The course winds through the historic town of Morocco, Indiana, in Newton County. There will be a timing clock, but no prizes will be awarded because everyone is a winner! T-shirts for those who pre-register by May 13th, 2016. After May 13th please plan to register on race day. The registration fee for the races is $12.00 per person. Immediate family members can register as a family for $40.00. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE REGISTRATION FORM.
A new service provided by the Town of Morocco allows you to pay your utilities online using a credit card. It's secure and easy. PayGov charges a small convenience fee to use this service. Try it today by clicking here.
The Town of Morroco's Water Department 2014 Consumer Confidence Report is online. This brochure is a snapshot of the quality of the drinking water that we provided last year.