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!

Westville Pumpkin Festival - a Fall Tradition


September 30, 2023

Take the whole family to celebrate the pumpkin harvest at this long-standing tradition in Westville.

Join in the 5K run, or 5K walk, and then enjoy food and craft vendors, pumpkin baked goods, cash prize and basket raffle, parade and much more!

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

  • 22 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 47 Minutes to South Shore
  • 54 Minutes to Elkhart County

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