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Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County

Posted on Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 in Amish, Cities & Towns

Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County

Three important tips for sharing the road with Amish buggies in Elkhart County: 1) Take care when driving – buggies travel well under the speed limit 2) Keep a sharp eye out for buggies as you crest hills and round corners 3) Flashing headlights and car horns can startle buggy horses. More information about the … Continued

Four fun ways to embrace winter and the outdoors

Posted on Monday, December 10th, 2018 in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Outdoor, Things to do in Elkhart County

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. 4, 2019. You won’t believe the talents of the ice carvers. … Continued

Shop Hop From Your Sofa!

Posted on Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Holiday, Shopping, Sweet Treats

Shop Hop From Your Sofa!

Need last minute gifts, but no time to shop? Here are just a few places Elkhart County locals love with online stores offering great gifts for your loved ones. Goertzen Pottery Specializing in functional ceramics, one-of-a-kind wood fired pottery, internationally recognized kitchenware and exhibition pieces. Located inside the Old Bag Factory. Goertzen Pottery   Olympia … Continued

Your must-see guide to Christmas cheer in Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, November 23rd, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Holiday, Things to do in Elkhart County

Your must-see guide to Christmas cheer in Elkhart County

It’s almost Christmas and that means it’s time to light it up. Light displays are a delight for all ages. Here are the best places to soak in the Christmas cheer. Wellfield Botanic Gardens The Promenade Path will be all aglow, so no worries if the snow isn’t glistening. Hum along to Christmas favorites performed … Continued

Four corn mazes for a day of family fun

Posted on Friday, September 28th, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Elkhart, Holiday, Outdoor, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas

Four corn mazes for a day of family fun

There’s nothing like the crunch of fallen leaves, the cool crispness of fall in the air, and … getting lost in a corn maze. Here are some great places for an afternoon of family fun:   Shipshewana Corn Maze 555 N. Morton St., Shipshewana, ShipshewanaCornMaze.com You may not be able to pack all the fun … Continued

Seven stunning ways to see Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, September 21st, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Photography

Seven stunning ways to see Elkhart County

It’s just not vacation without filling up your camera roll with snapshots of mouth-watering meals, eye-catching vistas, and frame-worthy moments. Instagrammers did Elkhart County proud this year, and we captured the best photos in “A Visual Guide to Elkhart County, IN.” Pick up your copy today at the Elkhart County Visitor Center, 219 Caravan Drive, … Continued

Ten Incredible Must-Dos on the Heritage Trail

Posted on Friday, September 14th, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Must See's & Stops, Sweet Treats, Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas, Uncategorized

Ten Incredible Must-Dos on the Heritage Trail

Here for just an afternoon or for a long weekend? There’s no shortage of fun things along the Heritage Trail to keep your tummy full and your heart happy. Here are 10 things to try:   Showstoppers Broadway comes alive in the downtowns of Elkhart and Nappanee. Amish Acres showcases professionally produced shows that will … Continued

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