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Six places to savor the perfect tastes of fall

Posted on Friday, October 5th, 2018 in Holiday, Things to do in Elkhart County

Six places to savor the perfect tastes of fall

That crisp crunch of biting into an apple – now that’s a true sound of fall. Here are some great places to get your apple fix (and maybe a few pumpkins too): Kercher’s Sunrise Orchard 19498 C.R. 38, Goshen, kerchersorchard.com Family-owned for five generations, Kercher’s is a must-stop for its dozen varieties of apples. Pick … 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

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

Five Fall Festivals Are Fun for All Ages

Posted on Friday, September 7th, 2018 in Festivals, Things to do in Elkhart County

Five Fall Festivals Are Fun for All Ages

Throw on a sweatshirt – you don’t want to miss these kid-friendly, mouth-watering, and fun-filled fall festivals! Nappanee Apple Festival You can eat apples in every form, shop apple-themed artwork and mingle with local crafters and artists – it’s a perfect celebration of fall. Nappanee Apple Festival. Sept. 13 -16   Middlebury Fall Festival This … Continued

Guys’ Dynamite Top 10 Places to Visit in Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, August 24th, 2018 in Things to do in Elkhart County, Trip Ideas, Uncategorized

Guys’ Dynamite Top 10 Places to Visit in Elkhart County

Guys’ Dynamite Top 10 Places to Visit in Elkhart County …and the surrounding area   IN ELKHART RV / MH Hall of Fame 21565 Executive Parkway // 574.293.2344 // Admission // Call for hours of operation It’s the only museum of its kind. Follow the path that’s lined with antique vehicles, including the oldest known, … Continued

Top 10 Fun & Quirky Facts about Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, August 24th, 2018 in Things to do in Elkhart County

Top 10 Fun & Quirky Facts about Elkhart County

1) Although our Amish residents reject having telephones in their homes, it is common practice for them to have cellphones. 2) Das Dutchman Essenhaus in Middlebury is Indiana’s largest restaurant and cooks over 3,600 chickens per week. 3) Alka-Seltzer was created in Elkhart and it’s the birthplace of “Speedy.” 4) Every letter in Nappanee appears … Continued

Unforgettable picnic spots in Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, August 24th, 2018 in Cities & Towns, Outdoor, Things to do in Elkhart County

Unforgettable picnic spots in Elkhart County

Skip the dinner table. Everyone knows food tastes better in the great outdoors. Here are some of our favorite places to unpack the picnic basket.   Lunch on the river Where else can you be surrounded by natural beauty and a thriving urban center? It’s here at Island Park, where the Elkhart River joins its … Continued

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