Topic: arts and culture

Midwest Museum of American Art showcases its treasures for Elkhart County

Posted on Friday, February 24th, 2017 in Elkhart, Museum, Must See's & Stops, Northern Indiana, Things to do in Amish Country

  By Marshall V. King ELKHART — On the outside, the Midwest Museum of American Art looks like the bank it once was. Safe and staid. Sturdy and stark. The building was constructed at 429 S. Main Street in 1922 as St. Joseph Valley Bank. It was built in a neoclassical 19th-century style intended to … Continued

Elkhart County will feel the love this year

Posted on Thursday, January 5th, 2017 in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, Northern Indiana, Wakarusa

Elkhart County will feel the love this year

  By Terry T. Mark Why we love our hometown Everyone loves feeling like an insider, right? Elkhart County is full of amazing stories, hidden gems and neighborhood favorites, and those will be getting greater attention. In 2017, the Elkhart County Convention and Visitors Bureau will be shining the spotlight on the parts of our … Continued

Elkhart’s Electric Brew a center for music, art

Posted on Thursday, November 3rd, 2016 in Elkhart, Things to do in Amish Country

Elkhart’s Electric Brew a center for music, art

Downtown Elkhart’s arts scene has been growing steadily but surely, with quarterly ArtWalk festivals, four thriving art galleries and live music every weekend drawing residents and visitors to soak in some culture on the Gateway Mile. It’s not happening by accident, as business owners and volunteers collaborate to build community around the arts. GatewayMile.com recently … Continued

Along the Heritage Trail