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Fun in the Sun


Van Buren Hotel Pool

Blue Gate Garden Inn Pool

Farmstead Inn Pool

Shipshewana Lake

Cedar Lake

Wall Lake

Dallas Lake

Outdoor Adventures

Canoeing & Kayaking

T & L Country Canoes, Shipshewana

Trading Post Outfitters, Mongo

Fluid Fun Canoe & Kayak, Bristol

Bike Rental

Shipshewana Bike Rental at Farmstead Inn

Trail Riders Bike Repair/Sales/Maintenance, Downtown Shipshewana

Otto’s Bicycle & Repair, Shipshewana

Hiking/Walking/Biking Trails

Pumpkinvine Nature Trail, Shipshewana Trailhead

Shipshewana Lake Park

Maple Wood Nature Center, LaGrange

Pine Knob Park, Howe

David Rogers Memorial Park, Topeka

Pigeon River Wildlife Preserve, Mongo

Dallas Lake Park, Wolcottville

Delt Church Park, Wolcottville

Dining & Drinks

Sunday Brunch

Twin Six Restaurant, Wolcottville 
Open Sunday 7am-11:30am

The Barns at Nappanee
Open Sunday 10am–2pm

Open All-Day

Howe Restaurant
Open Sunday 6am-8pm

Hometown Family Restaurant LaGrange
Open Sunday 6am-9pm

Lunch & Dinner

East of Chicago Pizza, Shipshewana
Open Sunday 11am-9pm

Snapper’s Sports Bar, Howe
Open Sunday 11am-9pm

Coody Brown’s Lakeside Grill, Wolcottville
Open Sunday 11am-8pm

Fireside Burgers & Brews, LaGrange
Open Sunday 11:30am-8pm

Five Star Pizza, LaGrange
Open Sunday noon-9pm

State & Main Tap & Table, Middlebury
Open Sunday 11am–9pm

Eats & Treats

Vanilla Bean Creamery, Shipshewana 
Open Sunday 2pm-8pm

Lucy’s Vedie Twist, LaGrange (seasonal)
Open Sunday 2pm-8pm

Sunday Wine Tastings

Fruit Hills Winery & Orchard, Bristol

Ruthmere Mansion


The Michiana Event Center

Shipshewana’s Lights of Joy (seasonal)

Hall of Heroes Super Hero Museum, Elkhart

Dixie Sternwheeler, North Webster (seasonal)

The Barns at Nappanee (Theater, Dining, Events & Amish Tours)

Ruthmere Museum, Elkhart

Wellfield Botanic Gardens, Elkhart


Driving Tours

Off the Beaten Path (contains Barn Quilt locations)

Art in the Heart Trail

The Heritage Trail

The Quilt Gardens Trail

Planning a Trip?
Stop by the Visitor's Center for local tips, referrals, FREE coupon books and visitor's guides. We are located at 350 S Van Buren St.