Fall Spirits (Breweries, Wineries, Craft Brews) in Indiana’s Cool North

Something about fall makes our thoughts turn to those fall beverages.   Maybe it's inspired by the Oktoberfests and fall festivals with the beer gardens.  Indiana's Cool North is brimming with autumn vibes, offering a variety of choices to embrace the season.  Breweries and craft brews, ciders and meads, wines and wineries, not to mention the delicious foods that many of them prepare. Here's a list to help you find your favorite fall spirits and celebrate with your people!

Wakarusa Pumpkin Tree for Halloween

Wakarusa Pumpkin Tree - Gather Around for Halloween 2


The traditional Pumpkin Tree in the Wakarusa town square is the perfect place for your family Halloween celebration.  Take some photos by the pumpkin tree and enjoy the fall colors on the other trees.

Then walk a few steps to pick up some of your favorite old fashioned candy – and some of the newest candy fads –  at the Wakarusa Dime Store, or a fall drink from The Garage, the local coffee shop.

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

  • 61 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 67 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 91 Minutes to South Shore

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