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Amish Noodles

There’s one thing you’ll find in the kitchen of every Amish home, as a matter of fact, most homes in LaGrange County; Amish noodles. They’re a staple around here since they’re easy to add to any dish. But where do you buy them? What can you make with them? Can you make them yourself? Hint: …

Auction Restaurant

When you’re roaming around the Flea Market or spending the day at one of the auctions, sometimes the last thing you want to do is get in your car and drive to a restaurant. That’s why the Auction Restaurant’s location is perfect. Stop in and grab a hearty breakfast or fresh cooked lunch. Plus, for …

Wana Cup Restaurant – Foodie Friday

The staff here at the Visitors Center couldn’t wait for lunchtime to roll around this Friday. We’ve all been doing the “New Year thing” with trying to eat healthy, but on Fridays, all bets are off. Zeroing in on some fried food, we made the venture across the street to pick up our to-go order …

Guided Bus Tour with Great Life Tours

Eager to start our day full of exploring, we stepped outside the hotel and let the fresh Northern Indiana air wake us up. Our step-on tour guide, Vickie Estep from Great Life Tours, welcomed us aboard the bus, excited about what she had in store for us. With over 10 years of experience, she could …

Foodie Friday – CopperTop Tavern

When Foodie Friday rolled around this week, I was more excited than usual. I haven’t eaten at The CopperTop Tavern in months, so it was long overdue. CopperTop is famous in the county for their delicious food and fun atmosphere. We took our food to-go but eating there is an even better experience, especially if …

Stolen – the Newest Musical

This is one that you can’t miss! I was pleasantly surprised by the comedy level in this. It definitely had elements of drama as well as a plot twister.   If you haven’t seen Stolen, buy your tickets today! This is one you can’t miss!

Foodie Friday – Fireside Craft Burgers & Brew

When Friday rolls around, the staff here at the Visitors Center has one important topic to discuss; where are we getting lunch? Today the decision was fairly easy to make. We had been craving the food from the former Fireside Cafe that used to be located next door to us before moving to downtown LaGrange. …

Guided Bus Tour with Step-On Guide Scott Miller

Many people skip right over the motor coach tour option when planning a vacation, and you’re thinking, “so what, can’t I see the same things on my own?” Which may be partially true, but it’s not nearly the same experience. For the first time, I was able to join a guided bus tour and view …

Top Shipshewana Selfie Spots

Whether you’re a selfie taker or prefer a more professional shot, here are the top spots for an awesome photo-op in Shipshewana. If you’ve been to downtown Shipshewana, you may have come across a neat store called Country Yard Outlet. On your way inside you would’ve walked right past the huge garden gnome. I haven’t …