Top 10 Must Grab Gifts in Indiana’s Cool North

Need to grab those gifts for the hard-to-shop-for individuals, or that unique gift for a special person? Northern Indiana is full of awesome shopping opportunities. From authentic, locally made treasures, to eclectic experiences you’ll only find in the Cool North.  See our Top 10 list that includes foods, pottery, passes to the Dune's parks, and the unique finds at artisan markets.

Forest of Lights at Fair Oaks Farms



Now to January 1, 2023

Follow the trail of color in the Forest of Lights at Fair Oaks Farm.  Bring friends and family to stroll along the trail under the stars.

There are photo opportunities and interactive color displays, warm drinks and an adult beverage station.  There are also bonfires along the trail for making s’mores.

If you want more adventure, they also have an ice slide and ice skating.

For information on nearby lodging and  Deals and Packages

  • 51 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 65 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 106 Minutes to Elkhart County

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