12 Places for Live Music & Theatre

Indiana’s Cool North draws thousands of visitors each year to visit the dunes, experience Amish culture, or relax lakeside; but they also have a surprising secret – professional theater performances and concerts that are top-notch.   Regional theaters and music festivals add to the diverse options in the region.   These performance venues are an easy drive from just about any place in the region.  Here's where to find the live music and theatre scene.

The Lerner Theatre

The Lerner Theatre 1


The Lerner in downtown Elkhart hosts world class theatre and concerts.  From national touring acts with a lively mix of current hits, classic favorites and comedies, to community theatre and local acts, there’s something always going on at the Lerner.

See the schedule at the Lerner here.

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  • 63 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 69 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 87 Minutes to South Shore

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