Best Ways to Cool Off in Indiana’s Cool North

Summer is heating up! And just as the name Indiana's Cool North implies, we have places to help you keep cool!  There are a number of budget-friendly splash pads and beaches to take the kids.  If you like adventure, visit one of our waterparks or try paddling on one of our many river and water spots.  There's even a floating obstacle course in Lake Michigan. Make the most of the dog days of summer by finding some great places to cool down!

Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets for Summer Shopping!


Outlet shopping practically on the shores of Lake Michigan? That’s a winner! The Lighthouse Place Premium Outlet is conveniently located for a change of pace from the beach.

Lighthouse Place is known for offering significant discounts every day, ranging from 25% to 65%. Shoppers can take advantage of the remarkable savings while exploring a wide range of merchandise.

The stores at Lighthouse Place feature top brand products, catering to various preferences and needs.

For information on nearby lodging. Request a Visit Michigan City LaPorte Visitor Guide.

  • 15 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 37 Minutes to South Shore
  • 57 Minutes to Elkhart County

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