There's lots to see but even more to do when you visit our area!

Upcoming Events!

You’ll always find something fun for the whole family to do, see and explore in the cities and towns along the Heritage Trail. Take in a vibrant contemporary quilt exhibit, breathtaking Quilt Gardens or take advantage of the Midwest Museum of American Art’s Free Family Sunday. Catch a production of Guys and Dolls, The Little Mermaid, or a live music festival. There are fun times and great entertainment along the Heritage Trail.

FIRST LEGO League Robotics Competition at Elkhart Memorial High School has been added to your travel planner!
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FIRST LEGO League Robotics Competition at Elkhart Memorial High School

FIRST LEGO League Robotics Competition at Elkhart Memorial High School

18 November 2017 10:00 am

Watch local K-12 robotics teams compete against one another at the FIRST LEGO League Qualifying Tournament at EMHS! This will be the culmination of a season’s worth of work for the kids there. This event is open to the public, and is free to attend.

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Christmas at the Powerhouse

Christmas at the Powerhouse

18 November 2017 3:00 pm

Powerhouse Markets brings to life the Old World tradition of Christmas markets throughout Europe. Bring your family and friends and enjoy a festive evening shopping carefully selected artisan and vintage vendors, live music, pictures with Santa and local food & drink!

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A Christmas Story by Elkhart Civic Theatre has been added to your travel planner!
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A Christmas Story by Elkhart Civic Theatre

A Christmas Story by Elkhart Civic Theatre

19 November 2017 3:00 pm

Christmas is just around the corner and Ralphie wants only one thing from Santa — an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-shot Range Model Air Rifle. His road to December 25 has all the familiar bumps, plus a holiday score that you won’t need an Orphan Annie secret decoder ring to enjoy. Put this at the … Continued

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Take Home Thanksgiving Dinners from the Essenhaus has been added to your travel planner!
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Take Home Thanksgiving Dinners from the Essenhaus

Take Home Thanksgiving Dinners from the Essenhaus

22 November 2017

The Essenhaus staff will prepare and package traditional Thanksgiving Dinner menu options that guests can pre-order well in advance and pick up one day prior to Thanksgiving Day. “Our guests have asked us to again offer this opportunity,” states Scott Zimmerman, Restaurant Manager, “so we created a budget-friendly Thanksgiving feast that will be packaged to … Continued

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Free Movie: ELF at the Lerner has been added to your travel planner!
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Free Movie: ELF at the Lerner

Free Movie: ELF at the Lerner

22 November 2017 11:00 am

After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. Admission is FREE with donations being accepted on behalf of the Women’s Care Center of Elkhart (any items for newborns up … Continued

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Turkey Stampede for Faith Mission has been added to your travel planner!
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Turkey Stampede for Faith Mission

Turkey Stampede for Faith Mission

23 November 2017 8:30 am

A family event for a family day! Get out and get some fresh air before the big meal! Got company? Bring them along. This is truly a fantastic community event to benefit the homeless shelter- on Thanksgiving Day. What a great way to do some good for others, and help yourself at the same time!

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Thanksgiving Dinner at Amish Acres has been added to your travel planner!
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Thanksgiving Dinner at Amish Acres

Thanksgiving Dinner at Amish Acres

23 November 2017 10:30 am

Relive the simple pleasures of yesterday by bringing the entire family together at Amish Acres on Thanksgiving Day. While in Nappanee, you will enjoy a special feast served buffet style in the century old Restaurant Barn. Four bountiful buffet tables feature Festive Roast Turkey and Country Baked Ham, and all of the trimmings that make … Continued

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Day After Thanksgiving Horse Sale has been added to your travel planner!
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Day After Thanksgiving Horse Sale

Day After Thanksgiving Horse Sale

24 November 2017

The Shipshewana Day After Thanksgiving Auction is a special sale attracting hundreds of horse lovers from all over the country. This large event lasts well into the evening with up to 400 or more horses sold, or about 25-30 horses per hour. There is also a tack auction with up to five rings of tack … Continued

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Winter Wonderland at Wellfield Botanic Gardens has been added to your travel planner!
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Winter Wonderland at Wellfield Botanic Gardens

Winter Wonderland at Wellfield Botanic Gardens

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Wellfield Botanic Gardens’ Winter Wonderland Holiday Lights presented by Welch Packaging will transport you to a magical setting of lights, sound and beauty, perfect for families to enjoy during the holiday season. Featuring professional light displays accentuating the natural beauty of Wellfield, the ½-mile Promenade Pathway is aglow with color and texture, framing our Garden … Continued

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Ruthmere Museum Fall Concert Series has been added to your travel planner!
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Ruthmere Museum Fall Concert Series

Ruthmere Museum Fall Concert Series

24 November 2017 7:00 pm

Ruthmere proudly announces the last concert in our Fall Concert Series in the Game Room. Performers to be announced at a later date.

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