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National Hotdog Month #INAmishCountry

Posted on Thursday, June 25th, 2015 in Places to eat, Things to do in Amish Country, Uncategorized

National Hotdog Month #INAmishCountry

July is National Hotdog Month. Here #INAmishCountry, you can enjoy hotdogs at great places along the Heritage Trail. In Elkhart, go north on SR 19 and enjoy a hot dog at Simonton Lake Drive-IN, and don’t forget the rootbeer to go with it. As you travel south on SR 19, you will find Ron’s River … Continued

July 4th #INAmishCountry for 2015

Posted on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015 in Uncategorized

July 4th #INAmishCountry for 2015

Fireworks Schedule:   July 3: Elkhart, Central High School, Gates open 7 p.m. $1 per person; 574.295.7275 July 4:  Nappanee, Stauffer Park, Come at Dusk, 574.773.2112 July 4:  Topeka, 509 East Lake, 260.593.2252 July 5:  Goshen, Black Squirrel Golf Course, Starts at 8 p.m., 574.533.1828   And here are other places that are open on the … Continued

Fall Flower Carpet Fun at Elkhart ArtWalk

Posted on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 in Uncategorized

Fall Flower Carpet Fun at Elkhart ArtWalk

Catch all the action in downtown Elkhart, October 8, from 5pm-8pm, happening during the Elkhart ArtWalk. Come see the 2014 Elkhart Fall Flower Carpet Elkhart’s Central Park just off High Street east of Main Street.  It’s a super-sized tribute to the mighty “Mohawk” No. 3001 steam locomotive on display at the National NY Central Railroad … Continued

Play Fall Flower Carpet Train Trivia & enter to win a LEGO Train Set!

Posted on Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Play Fall Flower Carpet Train Trivia & enter to win a LEGO Train Set!

The 2014  Elkhart Fall Flower Carpet is a super sized tribute to the mighty “Mohawk” No. 3001 steam locomotive on display at the National NY Central Railroad Museum, but this journey has only just begun. Continue the fun at the National New York Central Railroad Museum. It’s packed with interactive displays, amazing model trains and … Continued

Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival

Posted on Friday, September 5th, 2014 in Uncategorized

Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival

There’ll be plenty of pedal pushers during the Second Saturday Nappanee Bicycle Festival, September 13, on East Market Street (US 6 East).  Happenings include a 6-mile Memorial Bike Ride, Bike Rodeo and BMX Stunt Shows.  All bike events are free!  Add to the fun with vendors, bicycle demos, prizes, giveaways and more.  So join the … Continued

Pick Your Fall Fun in Amish Country

Posted on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 in Uncategorized

Pick Your Fall Fun in Amish Country

Grab a bucket and stroll the orchards at Kercher’s Sunrise Orchard in Goshen for some great picks. Their apple trees are loaded with more than a dozen popular varieties ranging from Braeburn to Rome Beauty and perfect for baking and munching.  After pickin’ do some sippin’.  Tap a chilled cup of fresh-pressed apple cider from … Continued

Andrew Skipper Visits Elk River Upcycle in Elkhart, Indiana

Posted on Tuesday, October 29th, 2013 in Shopping, Things to do in Amish Country, Uncategorized

Going “green” is a trend many businesses have embraced and I only see that increasing over the coming years.  But did you know that you can also shop “green?”  Stores that specialize in architectural salvage and vintage pieces help the environment because they prevent many items from going into landfills.  The bonus is that quite … Continued

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