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Family Fun in Elkhart County

Fill a day with family fun ranging from the superheroes and villains at the Hall of Heroes Superhero Museum to the endless selection of candies, chocolates and sweet treats at the Wakarusa Dime Store. The Hall of Heroes Superhero Museum Wanna see their eyes light up? Tell the kids you're taking…

Mother's Day in Elkhart County

Mother’s Day is a special day to celebrate the people in our lives who are mothers or mother figures. Whether it’s a delicious meal or a unique experience, let’s spoil Mom in Elkhart County. Free Admission to the Ruthmere Museum for Moms Ruthmere Museum, Elkhart Ruthmere Museum offers FREE…

Spring Break in Elkhart County

Experience Spring Break in Elkhart County! Explore Elkhart County on the Heritage Trail Audio Driving Tour Adventure through the heart of Elkhart County with the Heritage Trail Audio Driving Tour, all from the comfort and safety of your car. Delight in the freedom to pause and explore attractions…

Quilt Gardens Locations

The Quilt Gardens joins quilting, gardening, and art into a one-of-a-kind, free event featuring more than a million vibrant blooms in gigantic gardens, and hand-painted, super-sized murals. Quilt Gardens locations. Just enter the address in your favorite map app on your mobile device for easy…

Free Things to Do in Elkhart County

Fun doesn’t have to come with dollar signs attached. The Heritage Trail Driving Tour is proof of that! Fill your day with adventure and your camera roll with memorable snaps, all without spending a dime. Quilt Gardens The Quilt Gardens stitch together gardening and quilting into a one-of-a-kind…

Quilt Gardens in Elkhart County

May 30 - September 15 The Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail joins quilting, gardening, and art into a one-of-a-kind event featuring more than a million vibrant blooms, gigantic gardens, and hand-painted, super-sized murals. This colorful patchwork of quilt-inspired gardens and hand-painted…

Quilt Gardens Fun Facts

- Free and open to the public annually May 30 - September 15. - The Quilt Gardens started in 2007 with two test gardens. One site, Das Dutchman Essenhaus, has been a participant every year. - Named Best Festival or Event in 2017 by the Indiana Tourism Association. Named Best of the Best event by…

Fireworks in Elkhart County

Where to see fireworks around Elkhart County It just wouldn’t be Independence Day without fireworks. If you plan correctly, you can see several Fourth of July fireworks shows in one week because not all community fireworks are actually on July 4. **Dates, times, and locations will be updated closer…

Elkhart Jazz Festival

June 20 - 23, 2024 It’s been Elkhart’s signature event since 1988. Over four days, join in a celebration of jazz and the city’s history as the Band Instrument Capital of the World. More than 100 performers will take the stage at a variety of downtown venues. The Elkhart Jazz Festival will be June…

36 hours along the Heritage Trail

Looking for a weekend getaway that's both off-the-beaten-path and Instagram-worthy? Look no further than the Heritage Trail in Elkhart County, Indiana. This 90-mile loop takes you through a mix of Amish Country, hipster havens, and everything in between. Here's a great itinerary for a weekend trip:…