Topic: fall

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

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

Trick-or-treating, fall parties abound around Elkhart County

Posted on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 in Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, Things to do in Elkhart County

Trick-or-treating, fall parties abound around Elkhart County

By Terry T. Mark Haunted or not, Halloween activities are plentiful enough around Elkhart County to keep the most energetic zombies on the go. It’s not just about the candy either (although there’s nothing wrong with that). From hayrides to costume contests, it’s a true Halloween extravaganza. Here are activities we know about between now … Continued

Amish Life from an Amish Wife: Garden harvest fills the dinner table with flavor

Posted on Friday, September 16th, 2016 in Amish, Amish Recipes

Amish Life from an Amish Wife: Garden harvest fills the dinner table with flavor

  >>Plan your Authentic Amish experience now By Elaine Jones Such a gorgeous morning and fall is just around the corner — my favorite time of year! The mornings are fresh, the sky is so blue, the clouds are so white, and the harvest is plentiful. I’ve been cleaning out the gardens as things mature. … Continued

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