Explore Downtown Elkhart. A vibrant, walkable area with so much to do from events to entertainment to cultural attractions and more. Get back to nature and enjoy the tranquil surroundings, gardens and sculptures at Wellfield Botanic Gardens. Gaze at great works of American art at the Midwest Museum of American Art and discover classic American architecture and history at Ruthmere. Enjoy world class theatre and concerts from an orchestra seat at the historic Lerner Theatre.

Eat at a downtown bistro, The Vine, where you can savor a bottle of wine as city life bustles around you. Enjoy a view of Elkhart that’s truly one of a kind while toasting to a day well spent at the High Note Rooftop Bar at Hotel Elkhart. Curb your craving for something sweet at Vanilla Bean Creamery where they make fresh waffle cones daily along with premium small batch ice cream or munch on gourmet popcorn from the Dutch Kernel.

Shop local and update your wardrobe with contemporary fashions at Stephenson’s of Elkhart, Twisted String, GiGi's on Main, and The Craftsman’s Daughter. Stroll through Linton’s Enchanted Gardens which boasts nine acres of outdoor displays as well as a village of shops with a large assortment of gifts, hand-crafted jewelry, women’s fashions and more.

Popular Events in Elkhart, Indiana

Elkhart Jazz Festival
Elkhart Artwalk
Hall of Heroes Comic Con
Elkhart County Quilt & Fiber Expo

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