Top 10 Waterfront Getaways

Water is never far away in Indiana's Cool North.  And we have so much more than Lake Michigan; there's also smaller lakes, rivers and ponds that offer a myriad of water opportunities, including fishing, kayaking and canoeing. Some are ADA accessible.  Find your place to cool off or just relax from the list below.  

Christmas Light Parade in Shipshewana

Christmas Lights decorating downtown Shipshewana, Indiana.


November 6, 2021 – Light Parade


Christmas officially arrives in Shipshewana with a light parade. The parade will wander throughout Shipshewana.  Along with the traditional tree lighting in front of the Blue Gate Restaurant & Theatre, there will be Christmas Carols, Santa visits, and refreshments throughout town.

The light displays make a visit to Shipshewana magical anytime during the holiday season.

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