Top 15 Outstanding Things to Do

Want to make the most of your precious vacation time when you travel to Indiana’s Cool North? Check out our top 15 things to do that are anything but ordinary. Of course this is just a sampling of all the awesome attractions and activities our region has to offer. What will you discover when you visit us?

The Gateway Mile - Explore Elkhart’s hub of art and culture

Between Wellfield Botanic Gardens and the historic St. Vincent’s Church, you’ll find a mile packed with endless downtown fun in Elkhart. Art, history, recreation, dining—it’s all here in the glorious Gateway Mile. The perfect place for a day out with family or friends, five awesome museums, shop local art at Arts on Main, or shop for chic clothing in a retro atmosphere at Stephenson’s.

Channel your inner soprano at the gorgeous Lerner Theatre, surround yourself with elegant art and architecture at Ruthmere, or make a splash at NIBCO Water & Ice Park—all set against the peaceful backdrop of the RiverWalk. Take your pick from one of the Gateway Miles collection of brewpubs and restaurants to unwind after your day of discovery.

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