12 Spring Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Winter is finally ending and spring is in the air! The days are getting warmer, and the festivals are becoming more frequent.  Breathe in the spring air by helping improve the environment on Earth Day or by exploring the new growth in the fantastic gardens in Indiana's Cool North.  Experience festivals that focus on maple syrup, beer, or sand sculptures.  Here's our list to inspire your spring adventures!

Railway Garden at Gabis Arboretum

Hiking at Gabis Arboretum

May 1 to Sept 30, 2023

The highlight of your trip to the Gabis Arboretum will likely be visiting the award-winning Railway Garden.

This outdoor garden-scale model train spans nearly a full acre and is sure to amaze both kids and adults! Learn all about the history of steam engines in America.  With 30 handcrafted bridges, more than 500 varieties of plants, and six water features, it’s  incredibly beautiful.

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  • 33 Minutes to South Shore
  • 43 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 82 Minutes to Elkhart County

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