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One Destination, Endless Possibilities… Downtowns | Scenic Drives | Signature Foods | Quilt Gardens | Historic Sites | Unique Shops


Drive The Heritage Trail

Voted a USA Today Readers Choice and named one of America’s “Most Scenic Drives” This scenic winding loop explores welcoming communities, area attractions and Amish life. It’s easy to follow, packed with fun facts, and best of all, you set the pace. Start with a Free audio driving tour (available in CD or digital download)

Quilt Gardens

It’s free, it’s fun and it’s fantastic!

Quilt Gardens


friendly hometown hospitality


Amish & Authentic: Group Package Exclusives

“As seen in the Chicago Tribune” Dine in an Amish home. Join an Amish quilting bee. Get the inside scoop on Amish weddings. Groups of 10 or more can. Let us customize a behind-the-scenes itinerary that reveals the “Real” Indiana Amish Country Housewives!

Amish and Authentic
Amish & Authentic: Group Package Exclusives


Experience vacation variety with activities galore.


Pizza Wars

Vote for your favorite Elkhart County Pizza place in Northern Indiana Pizza Wars! The eight best pizza restaurants in Elkhart County will go head to head in a bracket-style voting contest to decide who has the best pizza in our county. Vote Today!

Elkhart County Pizza Wars
Pizza Wars

Itins & Top Tens

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Itins & Top Tens

Josiah for President: a Musical

Multiple Dates 8:00 AM - 8:00 AM

When former Congressman Mark Stedman throws in the towel on his presidential campaign, his only choice is to return to his home state and decide how to spend the rest of his life ... until he meets Josiah Stoltzfus, an Amish farmer from Pennsylvania. Stedman learns more from Josiah in a few hours than in his many years in office. He comes to the conclusion that someone like Josiah should be running the country. Not a career politician, but someone with a little old-fashioned common sense, someone who’s not afraid of rolling up his sleeves and getting his hands dirty. Someone like Josiah Stoltzfus. Using his old campaign headquarters for a base, Mark Stedman determines to introduce a new candidate to America. Without Josiah’s consent or knowledge, he becomes a write-in candidate for the Presidency. Mark pledges to do everything in his power to make sure Josiah gets elected. But can a plain man of faith turn the tide of politics and become the leader of America, and what w

Midwest Museum of American Art presents "An Artist's Still Life"

Multiple Dates 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

“An Artist’s Still Life” is an exhibit of sixty pieces featuring paintings, drawings, and prints depicting inanimate objects by artists who have worked over the past 100+ years in America. The exhibit opens on Friday, April 3 and will continue on view through the museum’s 36th Anniversary and conclude on Sunday, July 12.

Plain and Fancy at the Round Barn Theatre

May 27th - May 27th, 2015 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM

Here they meet the Amish folk, whose convoluted English speech, clothes and habits haven’t changed for centuries. The clash of cultures educates and entertains at the same time in this quaint musical comedy. It was the first Broadway show for both composer Albert Hague and author Joseph Stein who each went on to win Tony awards for Redhead and Fiddler On The Roof, respectively.

Lunchtime Live! featuring Paul Erdman presented by Edward Jones Investments

May 27th - May 27th, 2015 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Paul Erdman is a seasoned guitar player and songwriter. With Southern Indiana farmland roots, his country upbringing complements the blues influences he had early in his career. His Americana sound has a following throughout the region, and he recently released a second album of original material, “An Hour of My Life.” Paul has opened for the likes of Hunter Hayes, The Black Crowes, Justin Moore and Jarrod Niemann, among others. For more info, visit PaulEMusic.com.

Niles Family Carnival and Bluegrass Festival

May 28th - May 28th, 2015 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Featuring a Family Event for everyone. Carnival Rides & Games, National Touring Bluegrass and Americana Music Groups, Quality Arts & Crafts (no flea-market type sales), Community Tent, Bingo, Quality Food Vendors and much more...

The Erwins at the Blue Gate Theater

May 28th - May 28th, 2015 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Erwins are blazing new trails in Southern Gospel, proving to their industry peers and fans alike, that the future of Southern Gospel music is, in fact, secure with a young group like The Erwins coming on the scene.

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  • So many people work so hard to plant the Quilt Gardens. Make sure and stop and say "thank you" and "howdy" when you visit!