Top 10 Holiday Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Tis the season, and Indiana's Cool North can deliver the festive events for celebrating the season!  There are magnificent light displays, and you can choose a drive-through or a stroll on foot.  Hometown celebrations that include Santa parades, special shopping events,  a Christkindlmarkt, and even a Christmas musical are on tap.  See the Top 10 events we suggest for your holiday season!

Goshen Fire and Ice Festival

Goshen Fire and Ice Festival 1

January 6, 2023

See professional ice carvers turn 300 and 600 pound chunks of ice into beautiful creations at this Goshen First Friday’s event.

There will also be fire dancers, spicy foods and hot beverages for the “fire” side of the festival.


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

  • 41 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
  • 69 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 74 Minutes to Indiana Dunes

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