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
It’s Fair and Festival time! Here’s a listing of the Fairs and Festivals happening in our area during June – October. These great family friendly events guaranteed to keep everyone plenty busy this summer. Click on the event to find out all the information. Rhaspody in Green Wakarausa Blue Grass Festival Shipshewana Quilt Festival WHME … Continued
Get ready for one of the largest 4-H Fairs in the nation. The Elkhart County 4-H Fair, July 20 – July 28, delivers nine days of family fun along with top name entertainers. This year’s line-up includes Styx, Glen Campbell, and Thompson Square to name just a few of the grandstands happenings. Then there’s the … Continued
Summer is a great time of year in Amish Country. There is always so much to see and do. Here are a few activities that you can only do in the summer. I love all the water fun that we have in Amish Country during this year. If you haven’t been to McNaughton Spray Park … Continued
The Elkhart County 4-H Fair is my favorite 10 days of summer. So here are my 5 tips for enjoying the fair. If you go on Sunday, when admission is free, go early. If you spend most of the day at the fair, make sure you spend Noon to 2 p.m. in the air conditioned … Continued
Let the Heritage Trail audio driving tour be your personal guide to must-see attractions, special finds and behind-the-scenes glimpses of Amish life. Traveling along lively Main Streets and scenic back roads you'll find surprises at every turn and soon discover why it’s considered one of the country’s most scenic drives.