Top Food Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Calling all food enthusiasts! Food is the star of many Indiana's Cool North festivals, even if it's not the official name of the festival!  Whether you love popcorn, BBQ, or fair foods, or prefer to sample tastes from a variety of local restaurants, there are so many festivals featuring a wide array of culinary delights. Be sure to put one or more on your calendar.

Paddling near the Dunes

Paddling near the Dunes


The Dunes region has an abundance of lakes, creeks, and waterways to help you cool off by paddling.  Get ready to experience breathtaking water routes, shorelines adorned with dunes, and captivating vistas of the neighboring communities. Whether you prefer a leisurely approach with a rented boat or desire to explore with your own watercraft, Indiana Dunes area offers a remarkable adventure through interconnected lakes and verdant parklands.

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  • 19 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 26 Minutes to South Shore
  • 60 Minutes to Elkhart County

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