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5 Stupendous Memorial Day Activities in Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, May 17th, 2019 in Community, Events, Festivals, Holidays, Things to do in Elkhart County

5 Stupendous Memorial Day Activities in Elkhart County

You need a break from the grind? Memorial Day weekend is here to deliver the fun. Here are great ways to enjoy the time off: Parades and festivities Elkhart: 2 p.m. Monday, May 27, from Harrison to Lexington on Main St. Nappanee: 10 a.m. Monday, May 27, from Nappanee Elementary School through downtown to city … Continued

Why the 2019 Quilt Gardens are awesome

Posted on Monday, May 13th, 2019 in Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

Why the 2019 Quilt Gardens are awesome

May 30 – September 15, 2019 There’s only one place in the world – Elkhart County – where you can see more than 1 million flowering blooms arranged in 17 exquisitely designed gardens. You’ve got until Sept. 15 to see each of the 17 Quilt Gardens in Elkhart County. The best thing is that it’s … Continued

Four things you want to know about the Amish but were afraid to ask

Posted on Tuesday, May 7th, 2019 in Amish, Things to do in Elkhart County

Four things you want to know about the Amish but were afraid to ask

Do you wonder about the Amish? They’re our friends, neighbors and – sometimes – our business partners. So when you visit Elkhart County, we can help you figure out what’s going on and keep you from doing (or saying) something you’ll regret.   I just got to Elkhart County. Where can I see the Amish? … Continued

7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quilt Gardens

Posted on Wednesday, May 1st, 2019 in Quilt Gardens, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

7 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quilt Gardens

May 30 – September 15, 2019 Quilt Gardens …along the Heritage Trail. 17 gigantic gardens, and 21 hand-painted super-sized murals.   One of our favorite things about summer is the beautiful Quilt Gardens blooming in every corner of Elkhart County. After 12 years, we know a thing or two about this beloved summertime experience. Like … Continued

Top 5 things to do in Elkhart County in May

Posted on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 in Things to do in Elkhart County

Top 5 things to do in Elkhart County in May

We’re almost to summer, but our calendar is cranking up the heat on fun things to do. Here are five ways to get your summer groove going.   River Bend Film Festival May 2-4, various locations in downtown Goshen www.riverbendfilmfest.com Before the summer blockbusters hit the screens, you should try this outstanding collection of full-length … Continued

5 Top Places for In-Home Amish Style Dining

Posted on Wednesday, March 27th, 2019 in Amish, Food & Drink, Places to eat, Things to do in Elkhart County

5 Top Places for In-Home Amish Style Dining

When people come to Elkhart County, Indiana, they are often looking for a place to get a good in-home Amish-style meal. Here are some dining tips and places that deliver a great in-home, family-style dining experience. First, you need to come hungry. An Amish-style meal is an all you care to eat, pass the plates … Continued

2019 Amish Country Tour Planner FAM Options

Posted on Friday, March 1st, 2019 in Things to do in Elkhart County

Experience Amish Country of Northern Indiana first hand and see why this destination is one of the best in the Midwest for your group tour on one of these FAM tour options! You are invited to experience, first-hand, the cultural and creative Amish people and places that groups love! Whether you are a tour operator, … Continued

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