Top 15 Local Favorites in Northern Indiana

History, festivals, and exquisite dining collide in Indiana’s Cool North. We asked locals to list their favorite attractions, activities, and events so you can get the most authentic experience possible on your visit to Northern Indiana. Whether you take in one or go for the full 15, you’ll learn just what makes our corner of the country so special.

Round Barn Theatre — World-Class Theatre at Historic Amish Acres

It’s been more than a quarter of a century since this 1911 round barn was dismantled and resurrected at historic Amish Acres. Since then, the resident cast has delighted visitors with more than 100 Broadway musicals. Shows on tap for the 2017 season include new and old favorites such as Legally Blonde, Guys and Dolls, Disney’s The Little Mermaid and I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.

Don’t miss Plain and Fancy, an Amish Acres tradition and the first musical to hit Broadway in 1955. A light-hearted look at the differences between the Amish of Lancaster County and a young couple from New York City, Plain and Fancy was one of the first depictions of an Amish community in American pop culture.

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