Topic: Elkhart County

For Valentine’s Day, give gifts from the heart, but for the stomach

Posted on Friday, February 9th, 2018 in Baked Goods, Dining, Elkhart, Goshen, Holiday, Middlebury, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Sweet Treats, Valentine's Day

For Valentine’s Day, give gifts from the heart, but for the stomach

How about some sweets for your sweetie? With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, wrap up a sugary gift for that special someone. Nothing says Valentine’s like chocolate Olympia Candy Kitchen has satisfied sweet tooths in Goshen for more than 100 years. They’re famous for their turtles, but don’t pass on their truffles, toffee, chocolate-covered … Continued

5 date night dining ideas for Valentine’s Day

Posted on Friday, February 2nd, 2018 in Dining, Fun, Northern Indiana, Things to do in Amish Country

5 date night dining ideas for Valentine’s Day

Yea, it is the most important date night of the year. Here are five great places to wine and dine your sweetheart. Artisan, Elkhart Dine in style and impress your special someone at a fabulous AAA Four Diamond restaurant that gives you fine dining without being stuffy. Have a steak or seafood classic and pair … Continued

Fantastic places for fun while staying warm and toasty

Posted on Friday, January 26th, 2018 in Arts & Culture, Bristol, Community, Elkhart, Fun, Goshen, Middlebury, Museum, Must See's & Stops, Northern Indiana, Shipshewana, Shopping, Things to do in Amish Country, Things to do near Amish Country, Trip Ideas, Unique Shopping

Fantastic places for fun while staying warm and toasty

It’s cold outside. So what? Hours of fun are just a few steps away at these amazing places in Elkhart County A brush with art From oil paintings to eye-catching sculptures, stunning works of art just get better with age. Stroll the galleries of the Midwest Museum of American Art and you may spy a … Continued

Tuesday, January 23 – National Pie Day

Posted on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018 in Baked Goods, Dining

Tuesday, January 23 – National Pie Day

Here are some great places to get pie in Elkhart County on National Pie Day! (Or any day)   Elkhart Baker’s Nook 127 Easy Shopping Place Elkhart, IN 46516 (574) 970-7445 This locally owned café serves up homemade goodness handed down through generations past.  With so many delicious choices, it’s sometimes hard to settle on … Continued

Five memorable movies featuring the RV

Posted on Friday, January 19th, 2018 in Fun

Five memorable movies featuring the RV

The classic American road trip automatically conjures up thoughts of another American classic – the recreational vehicle. We know a thing or two about RVs, including the best movies featuring an RV. There’s a new rig pulling into the campground, though, with Donald Sutherland and Helen Mirren getting behind the wheel of “The Leisure Seeker.” … Continued

MLK Day 2018 events scheduled in Elkhart, Goshen

Posted on Friday, January 12th, 2018 in Community, Elkhart, Goshen, Holiday

MLK Day 2018 events scheduled in Elkhart, Goshen

The life and wisdom of civil rights leader Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. will be remembered at multiple events across Elkhart County. The events start on the day before the national holiday that honors King and his legacy advocating for equality and justice. Here is a summary of public events (it will be updated … Continued

Four fun ways to embrace winter and the outdoors

Posted on Friday, January 5th, 2018 in Bristol, Elkhart, Fun, Goshen, Outdoor, Things to do in Amish Country, Things to do near Amish Country

Four fun ways to embrace winter and the outdoors

Open your arms wide and embrace the fun you can have in the snow in Elkhart County. Bundle up for these four adventures we’re highlighting.   We see fire and we see ice Bask in the warmth of Goshen’s First Fridays festival on Jan. 5, 2018. You won’t believe the talents of the ice carvers. … Continued

Torch Relay touched off celebrations through Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, October 14th, 2016 in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Wakarusa

Torch Relay touched off celebrations through Elkhart County

By Terry T. Mark You have to get up pretty early in the morning to get a head start on a torch relay. Try 4:30 in the morning. A little more than a week ago, the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay traversed more than 52 miles of Elkhart County roads, carried by 40 Torchbearers representing the … Continued

Brewpub, ‘life-changing pizza,’ Elkhart Jazz Festival highlighted in 2016 Indiana Travel Guide

Posted on Tuesday, January 12th, 2016 in Amish, Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Must See's & Stops, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Places to eat, Quilt Garden Tour, Quilts, Shipshewana, Shopping, Things to do in Amish Country, Trip Ideas, Wakarusa

By Terry T. Mark It may be cloudy and overcast now, but the awol academy inc is getting its moment in the sun in the recently published 2016 Indiana Travel Guide. The highlight is a feature headlined “Amish Surprises” that directs readers to area destinations that visitors might not expect to find in Amish Country. … Continued

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