Winter Outdoor Recreation in Indiana’s Cool North

In the winter months, Indiana's Cool North truly earns its name with a variety of outdoor activities like ice skating, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing. While some activities are weather-dependent, seize the days when conditions align perfectly. Moreover, there are specific ice skating opportunities available that don't rely on snow or cold weather, making them a must-see!

The Elkhart Jazz Festival - Experience Jazz in the City with a Heart

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June 20-23, 2024

The Elkhart Jazz Festival takes place in various stages in downtown Elkhart.

Ticket prices vary, but there’s also free concerts taking place in Central Park or South Main Street.  Bring your lawn chair and join the festivities.  Food trucks are available.

See the schedule HERE.

For information on nearby lodging.  Request a destination guide for Elkhart County.

  • 65 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 66 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 87 Minutes to South Shore

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