Discover the Magic of Holiday Shopping in Indiana’s Cool North

Discover the shopping magic in Indiana's Cool North, where your Christmas shopping can be a fun and unique experience!  We have shopping surprises, from locally made treasures to eclectic experiences you can only find here.  We've incorporated those exclusive seasonal shopping "events" and captivating shopping destinations that might have slipped under your radar.

Quilt Gardens Along the Heritage Trail are Planted!

25 Outdoor Adventures in Northern Indiana


May 30 – September 15, 2024

The Quilt Gardens Along the Heritage Trail are planted in six communities in Elkhart County; Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, and Wakarusa.

More than one million vibrant blooms will be on display in gigantic Quilt Gardens, combining gardening, quilts and art.

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

  • 56 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 61 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 79 Minutes to South Shore

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