2024’s Must See Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Indiana's Cool North has some really big events; the ones you look forward to every year.   We are here to help you out and compiled a list of those events - everything from the county fairs to the favorite festivals and popular markets! Make sure you don't miss your favorite --  or discover something new to explore! Find even more events HERE.

Zao Island Amusement Center for Mini-Golf and More

Top 10 Family Friendly Spring Flings


Zao Island Amusement Center in Valparaiso, is a premier destination for family fun, featuring two mini-golf courses, go-karts, an extensive arcade, batting cages, laser tag, and a unique reptile exhibit. The center is ideal for birthday parties, group outings, and family gatherings. Visitors can also enjoy the on-site restaurant and explore the lush, themed landscaping, making Zao Island a well-rounded entertainment spot for all ages.

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  • 36 Minutes to South Shore
  • 39 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 69 Minutes to Elkhart County

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