Best Fall Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Time to start planning ahead for the best fall events!  Fall vibes are in the air even though it might still feel like summer during some of these events.  Some are festivals that center around harvest and the symbols of fall - the pumpkins, the corn mazes, the apples, the sunflowers; while others are favorite festivals that annually take place in the fall.  Don't miss all the Indiana's Cool North has to offer this fall.

Nappanee Apple Festival 2023

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September 14-17, 2023

Four days of apple goodness! Everything from apple decor all around town and all sorts of apple contests, to the largest apple pie in the world — all 7 feet and 600 pounds of it!

There’s live music, lots of crafters, fun and games, and plenty of festival foods other than apple, including local not-for-profits preparing some of the favorites.

For information on nearby lodging.  Request a destination guide for Elkhart County.

  • 70 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 75 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 109 Minutes to South Shore

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