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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


Our History

Buggies clattering along country roads here are idyllic reminders of this region's rich Amish heritage of hard work, devotion to family and a simple life lived well. Yet there’s more to the Elkhart County story.

Our History


Experience vacation variety with activities galore.


Gateway Mile

A set-your-own-pace walking tour.

Gateway Mile

Itins & Top Tens

Find the best of everything here.

Itins & Top Tens

Shipshewana Horse Auction

Multiple Dates 10:30 AM - 2:30 PM

Every Friday, horse lovers from all over the United States join us for our weekly auction of Driving, Work and Saddle horses and Ponies. The auction begins at 10:30 am with Tack in the Livestock Barn.

Shipshewana Misc. & Antique Auction

Multiple Dates 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Held every Wednesday year-round, first bids begin at 9am sharp with the ring of the auction bell where 9-10 auctioneers auction off antiques and treasures of all kinds!

Shipshewana Flea Market

Multiple Dates 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Midwest's Largest Flea Market, Top 10 Things to do in Indiana and Leisure and Travel say it is one of the best Flea Markets in the country! With over 900 vendors, the possibilities are endless; landscaping, fresh produce, art, home decor, furniture, crafts, antiques, jewelry and so much more! Open Tuesday and Wednesday, 8am-5pm, May 3 through Oct. 1

Fall at Linton's

Multiple Dates 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Fall at Linton's! Free Strawbale maze! Pumpkin Bowling ($2.00 all proceeds benefit ADEC,Inc), Pumpkin Train ($4.99 ea.), Scarecrow building, Coloring contest, and much more!

Fall Extravaganza

Sep 27th - Oct 1st, 2016 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Shipshewana Flea Market will be open Tuesday, September 27 through Saturday, October 1 for the Fall Extravaganza Market from 8am-5pm each day.

Antiques & Collectibles Show

Sep 30th - Oct 1st, 2016 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Held in the Misc. & Antique Auction Building with lots of dealers selling a wide variety of antiques and collectibles. For vendor information call Denny. After visiting the Antiques & Collectibles show, take a short walk across the street to the Shipshewana Antique Mall with 2 floors and 100 vendor spaces of quality antiques.

Along the Heritage Trail

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  • #FallFun #INAmishCountry:Shipshewana Corn Maze was created with the goal of quality family fun in the traditional American way. The corn maze is a safe and relaxing event for the whole family and gives the next generation an understanding on how corn is grown and used in our food today.Other Activites: Other activities: Petting Zoo,,The Farm Scene Investigation Corn Maze game, Corn Hole, Hopping Balls,Straw Pyramids, Picnic Tables, Human Hamster Track, Big Checkers, Corn Cannon, Slides, Public Fire Place, Corn Box, Straw Bale Maze andHay RideKnollbrook Farms Corn Maze covers 10 acres of land and winds you through more than 6 miles of pathways.Other Activites: Pick your own perfect pumpkin, visit our Farm Animal Petting Areas, try your hand at the pumpkin slingshot, race around the tricycle track and-new this year-challenge your kids to a duck race, and see the workings of a real dairy farm.

  • Introducing Sarah Stump of Nappanee, IN, one of the official Torch Bearers for #Elkhart County's portion of the Indiana Bicentennial state-wide Torch Relay! The relay takes place on Tuesday, October 4th. Check back from now until the relay on October 4th for more fun facts on each Torch Bearer! #Indiana200 #HTAdventures http://wp.me/P5l6Fv-6b

  • Discover the life-changing authentic Italian wood-fired pizza at Pizzeria Venturi. Locals love the Margherita and the fig pizzas.

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    Fall Crafter's Fair is a tribute to the crafting and old-fashioned culture in the surrounding @ShipshewanaIN. https://t.co/bt6PftD6ZP

  • Getting to know Deborah Washington of Elkhart, IN one of the official Torch Bearers for #Elkhart County's portion of the Indiana Bicentennial state-wide Torch Relay! The relay takes place on Tuesday, October 4th. Check back from now until the relay on October 4th for more fun facts on each Torch Bearer! #Indiana200 #HTAdventures #INAmishCountry http://wp.me/P5l6Fv-8u

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  • On your #HTAdventures, you'll come to the town of Bristol. Boaters and anglers enjoy the St. Joe River. Relax and canoe the broad, flat water of the scenic river. Kayakers also enjoy the smooth stretches of the river which has even been used for Olympic training. Find out more on our outdoor adventure itinerary.

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  • This Saturday we wrap up another #QuiltGardens season. Here are some of our favorite patterns from the last nine years. Planning is well under way for next year and we have BIG things planned for 2017. Its a tall order to celebrate 10 years, but were up to the challenge! #HTAdventures QuiltGardens.com