Date Night

When you need to get date night just right, look to these great places to wine and dine your sweetheart. Artisan, Elkhart Dine in style and impress your special someone at a fabulous AAA Four Diamond restaurant that gives you fine dining without being stuffy. Have a steak or seafood classic and…

Romantic Road Trip Ideas

DAY ONE (Nappanee) After breakfast, take a romantic leisurely drive through the back-roads of Nappanee and explore the Countryside Shops. You can pick up a map at the Nappanee Heritage Center (302 W Market). This mix of Amish-owned and family-run shops is as far from the big box as it gets. Back in…

Top 5 Things to Do in January

This is a beautiful time of year. Around here we embrace cold and can’t wait for more fun things to do. Try these in January along the Heritage Trail. Ice skating in Elkhart County Strap on some blades for an exhilarating skate in downtown Elkhart at NIBCO Water and Ice Park and its unique skate…

Winter Outdoor Activities

It’s always a good time to get a breath of fresh air, and Elkhart County’s parks and trails are a fantastic way for you and the family to enjoy the great outdoors. So pull on the parka, hat, gloves, scarf and boots and get out and explore. Ice Skating in Elkhart Tighten the laces on your skates…

Fall in Elkhart County

FALL One of the best times to experience the Heritage Trail is when the leaves begin to turn. Gold. Red. Orange. Brilliant warm colors to balance the new chill in the air. Clusters of trees sporting blazing fall hues form a vibrant backdrop for the barn-red Bonneyville Mill, Indiana’s oldest…

Top 5 Things to Do in November

November is almost here. That means turkey is coming...and also lots of fun things to do (including holiday shopping!). View our Event Calendar here A Musical Christmas Carol You’ll be filled with the Christmas spirit just as Ebenezer Scrooge was in this classic tale set to music. It’s all under…

Top Things to Do in October

A pumpkin slingshot? Check.Yoga? Check. Elkhart County really does it have it all this month of October! Here are some things to do around the area: Knollbrook Farms Corn Maze Knolbrook Farm. On weekends through the end of the month, this family-owned farm and event center, 15463 County Road 46…

Unforgettable picnic spots in Elkhart County

Skip the dinner table. Everyone knows food tastes better in the great outdoors. Here are some of our favorite places to unpack the picnic basket. Lunch on the river Where else can you be surrounded by natural beauty and a thriving urban center? It’s here at Island Park, where the Elkhart River…