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Beat the ‘winter blues’ …

… with a getaway to the heart of Amish Country, Indiana! We have a winter getaway for everyone – whether you’re looking for a little romance, some quality family time, or some much needed time with the girls. Choose from any of our great lodging partners like our charming B&Bs and vacation homes or hotels with tons of great amenities – we’re sure you’ll find everything you need to make your next getaway one to remember.

Couple in the winter

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COUPLES GETAWAY

Anytime is a good time to plan a romantic getaway to Shipshewana, but Valentine’s Day especially offers a great opportunity to plan a trip with the one you love! Whether you’re looking to fill your days with shopping and activity or just want to take it slow and relax at a countryside B&B, you’ll be able to enjoy a little time away – just the two of you.

Book a room at a B&B

Visit a Winery

Enjoy Dinner & a Show

Family having fun at a pool

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FAMILY GETAWAY

Did you know that Shipshewana is a GREAT place for a winter-time family staycation? When there’s not enough time or money to take that big trip, head over to Amish Country, Indiana and stay at one of our hotels with family-friendly amenities like pools, game rooms, basketball courts, ice cream parlors and more! And the kids won’t want to leave town without grabbing a pretzel and a ride on the Shipshewana Carousel at the Davis Mercantile.

Book a room at the Blue Gate

Grab a pretzel

Ride the Carousel

Pajama party

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GIRLS GETAWAY

Whether you’re coming to stay during our annual Pajama Day Sales in February, or coming any other time in winter, a Girls Getaway to Shipshewana will be just the thing to lift your post-holiday blues! Stay right downtown to be in walking distance of shopping, dining, entertainment and buggy rides.

Book rooms at a downtown B&B

Check out our Stores & Shops

Explore the Downtown

A person on a snowy forest trail

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OUTDOOR GETAWAY

Northern Indiana is a nature-lovers paradise in winter! We have parks and trails that let you experience the best of our winter wonderland during the day, and at night, enjoy the cozy comforts of a lakeside vacation home. All that fresh air making you thirsty? Head to one of our local pubs and grills for a delicious meal and refreshing beer or cocktail.

Book a Vacation Home

Explore our local Parks

Grab a Burger & a Brew

People sewing a quilt

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QUILTING GETAWAY

Each year, thousands of women and their quilt groups enjoy a getaway in Shipshewana! Our large hotels offer plenty of room to set up and spread out, and if you run out of supplies don’t worry – we have a great variety of local stores and shops that sell everything you might need (and you’ll always find something extra you didn’t!). At the end of the day, enjoy a delicious, hearty Amish home-style meal of fried chicken, beef and noodles, and all the fixings. And don’t forget the pie!

Book a room at the Van Buren Hotel

Explore our Quilting & Fabric Stores

Share an Amish Home-Style Meal

Antique auction

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FINDERS GETAWAY

Shipshewana is a great destination for people looking to find something new – and old! All winter long, the Shipshewana Trading Place Flea Market & Auctions has twice-weekly antique auction on Wednesdays and Fridays. Stay right across the street at the Farmstead Inn – they offer their guests a wide assortment of amenities and you’ll love the homey feel! Don’t forget to explore our unique locally-made products – from ostrich leather wallets to Amish furniture to custom painted signs, our local artisans love creating treasures you’ll cherish from your trip to Amish Country.

Book a room at the Farmstead Inn

Check out the weekly Antique Auctions

Explore our Locally-Made Products

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AND MORE …

We’ve given you just a few ideas on how to plan your trip, but there’s so much more to explore in Shipshewana and LaGrange County. Select a category below to explore more …

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