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.  

Nappanee Apple Festival

Nappanee Apple Festival


September 16-19, 2021

The Nappanee Apple Festival features a 7’ apple pie.  Weighing in at 600 pounds, visitors can delight in the 800 pieces that will be cut up and served starting Friday morning. Enjoy entertainment tents with free music, comedy and animal shows, plus food, craft & commercial exhibits. The Saturday morning parade and a downtown carnival fills South Main Street, all in a charming community surrounded by a large Amish Settlement.

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  • 46 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
  • 77 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 81 Minutes to Indiana Dunes

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