Top 10 Winter Events in Indiana’s Cool North

The holidays are nearly over, but there is still plenty to do in northern Indiana.  There are some wonderful winter activities that you need to do as soon as the weather is right (because it might change tomorrow!).   There are also traditional events that happen, and we want to make sure you get them on your calendar.  Here's our Top 10 list of winter activities, everything from  ice to the warm theatre.

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.


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

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