FUN THINGS TO DO MICHIANA
South Bend, Mishawaka, Granger, Elkhart, Goshen, Niles, St Joe & Surrounding Areas
Activities, Entertainment, Music, Sports, Dining, Shopping


If you live in or around the Michiana area, or you're just visiting and looking for something to do... with friends, family or all by yourself, ZZZippy has the answer: Fun Things To Do In Michiana! Simply check out our list some of the most exciting sports activities, best entertainment, best places to shop, coolest music and a whole lot more. On Fun Things To Do Michiana you'll discover interesting places, exciting events, silly things, loads of inspiration activities... even a bunch of free stuff. Here you'll find fun and exciting, interesting and relaxing, enjoyable and memorable things inside and nearby the Michiana area. In fact, There are so many great things to do, you’ll have trouble finding time to do them all, so... Get off your Butt, Get on your Feet. Go have Fun in Michiana!


Top 25 Fun Things To Do This Week In Michiana!


Grab Some Buddies, Have Some Fun!
Have an entire evening of fun. Great Food, Great Drinks and Great Music- from Blues to Rock to Jazz to Bluegrass and back again!

VEGETABLE BUDDIES
129. N Michigan, South Bend, Indiana
574.232.0954
buddiesDTSB.com

Don't Be A Pig... Be A Cow!

Treat yourself to your own one-of-a-kind Twisted Cow Self-Serve Frozen Treats concoctions... that you customize yourself.

TWISTED COW SELF-SERVE FROZEN TREATS
105 County Road 6 Elkhart, IN
574.343.2578
http://twistedcowfrozentreats.com/

A Blast For the Entire Family
The best way to have a cheap but oh, so fun party is at Mega Blast. A fun experience for all of your friends and family!

MEGA BLAST
2624 Peddlers Village Road, Goshen, IN
574-855-1329

http://www.megablastlasertag.com

Locally Owned, Nationally Famous

The South Side Soda Shop continues the tradition of a fifties diner, with the original soda fountain installed in the 1940's. The diner's menu is loaded with award-winning home cooked recipes served with a friendly face!

SOUTH SIDE SODA SHOP
1122 S. Main St, Goshen, IN 46526
574.534.3790
https://www.southsidesodashop.com/

Take A Trip Out To The Prairie To See And Feed The Bison!

…up close and personal from a covered tour wagon. But that’s just the beginning.

COOK’S BISON RANCH

5645 E 600 S, Wolcottville, IN 46795

866.382.2356 or 260.585.0005

https://www.cooksbisonranch.com/

The Premier Choice For Athletic DevelopmentI In The Michiana Area!

For gymnastics, martial arts, parkour, fitness or dance, join the 4th generation of the Gym Michiana family!

GYM MICHANA

3390 N Home St, Mishawaka, IN 46545

574.256.0502

http://www.gymmichiana.com/See More Here: Gym Michiana Profile

Get Your Engine Revved Up!
Get ready for the thrills, excitement and the unexpected at South Bend Motor Speedway. One of Michiana's favorite things to do!

SOUTH BEND MOTOR SPEEDWAY
25698 IN-2, South Bend
574.204-2190
http://www.racesouthbendmotorspeedway.com/

Swim With The Fishes... Really!
Explore a whole new world... there's nothing like it!

HART CITY SCUBA
21807 State120, Elkhart, IN
574.264.3528
hartcityscuba.com


Outdoor Flea Market and Weekly Antique Auction Join the excitement of live bidding on antiques and vintage treasures every Wednesday, and experience the Midwests largest oudoor flea market from May through September.

SHIPSHEWANA TRADING PLACE
345 S Van Buren St (SR 5), Shipshewana, IN 46565
260-768-4129
https://shipshewanatradingplace.com/

Rides, Food, Plays, Fireworks, Cruises...
What more can you ask for? And it's right at your backdoor!
Don't miss the excitement!

NAVY PIER CHICAGO
600 E Grand Ave, Chicago
https://navypier.org/

Test Your Skill at Mishawaka Putt Putt
One of Michiana;s Oldest & Best Fun Centers. Come play!

Putt Putt Golf Course
3615 N Main St, Mishawaka
574.259.4171
puttputtmishawaka.com


Eat Authentic Mexican Cuisine
Come enjoy your favorite Mexican food, prepared the way you love it. Don't forget the margaritas!

MONTERREY MEXICAN BAR & GRILL
507 E McKinley Ave, Mishawaka
574.204.2281
https://monterreymexican.com/


Extraordinary Cuisine... and a View to Match
The Bistro on the Boulevard fuses local flavors with and creates an unforgettable celebration of cuisine. Their menu reflects their guests experience, revolving around the concept of sharing and family. No matter your craving, they satisfy your quest

BISTRO ON THE BOULEVARD
521 Lake Blvd, St Joseph, MI
269.983.3882
https://bistroontheboulevard.com/

Play 18 Beautiful Holes of Golf
Beautiful. Fun. Challenging. One of Michiana's very best golf courses!

JUDAY CREEK GOLF COURSE
14770 Lindy Drive, Granger
574.277.4653
https://www.judaycreek.com/

Laser Tag, Mini Golf & More. Oh My!
You could spend days at BLT Family Entertainment Center and never run out of Fun Things To Do!

BLT FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER
3237 Northview Dr. North Pointe Plaza, Elkhart, IN
574-264-6149
bltfamilyentertainment.com


Have A Fiesta!
Head to St. Joe Michigan and have some delicious and authentic Mexican Cuisine!

ARRIBA TAQUERIA
2112 S. Cleveland Ave. St. Joseph, MI
269.982.0999
www.arriba-taqueria.com


Have Your Cupcake And Eat It Too!
These cupcakes are to die for. Pick one up. Bite it. Smile. It's what life is all about!

MIMI's CUPCAKES
610 Broad St, St Joseph, MI
269.930.1554
https://www.mimis-cupcakes.com/

Have a Jaworski Hog Roast
There is something special about a Hog Roast with all the fixins. Get ready to party... invite friends and family and let Jaworski do the rest.

JAWORSKI CATERING
58413 Crumstown Hwy, South Bend
574.287.0091
http://www.jaworskismarket.com/

Dine Outside with Louie
Enjoy friends, good drink and good food at Bar Louie while you enjoy the beautiful weather

BAR LOUIE
6501 Grape Rd #1100, Mishawaka, IN
574.277.9100
barlouie.com

An Affordable, Fun Escape From The Ordinary

Escape the ordinary and schedule your kid's next birthday party at Eby's!

EBY'S FAMILY FUN
14583 State Rd 120, Bristol, IN 46507
574.848.4110
https://www.ebysfamilyfun.com/birthday-parties

A Root Beer Barrel of Fun
Nothing quite like the food,f un and root beer at Simonton Lake Drive In. Come on in and taste the fun!

SIMONTON LAKE DRIVE IN
3724 Cassopolis Street Elkhart IN
574.264.6726
http://www.simontonlakedrivein.com/


The Best Vintage Toy Store In The World!This is the place to buy, sell or trade vintage toys, action figures, comic books, records and related collectibles.

TOM’S VINTAGE TOYS

1127 Lincolnway E, Mishawaka, IN 46544

574.252.9214

https://www.facebook.com/pg/tomsvintagetoys/about/...

6 People. 60 Minutes. 1 Room. Try To Get Out.

Puzzles, clues, locks and other obstacles will keep you guessing… and keep you from leaving. What a perfect date night for the adventurous!

ENDEAVOR ESCAPE ROOMS

51160 Bittersweet Rd #10, Granger, IN 46530

574.387.6546https://endeavorescape.com/

Your Ninja Adventure Awaits!

On the outside you’ll find a meticulously landscaped 27-hole miniature golf course. On the inside, it’s Kabuki Theater, Karaoke Lounge and a Japanese café!

NINJA GOLF!

12100 St. Rd. 23, Granger, IN 46530

574.318.3704

https://www.playninjagolf.com/

Where Michiana Goes To Laugh

Nationally recognized funny people are always on the agenda… except Tuesdays. On Tuesdays, if you think you’re funny (or maybe you’re just crazy enough), you can grab the open mike and prove it!

THE DROP COMEDY CLUB

822 S. Lafayette Blvd, South Bend, IN 46601

574.222.2639

http://thedropcomedyclub.com/index.html

Step Through These Doors into FantasyVille!

Action figure toys, posters, statues and comics, if its about Action Heroes, you’ll find it here!

BUY ME TOYS.COM

4615 Grape Rd #C, Mishawaka, IN 46545

574.271.8697

http://buymetoys.com/catalog/

The Go-To Family Fun Center For The Kid in Everybody

From arcade racing cars, spaceships, saving the world from utter destruction, to miniature golf, to jousting with your best friend, you will find hours upon hours of good clean family fun at Mega Play.

MEGA PLAY FAMILY ENTERTAINMENT CENTER

2500 Miracle Lane D, Mishawaka, IN 46545

574.254.0100

https://www.mega-play.com/

Golfing in the Orchard – So Fine!Old Orchard has been providing Elkhart County golfers with oustanding recreation since 1966.

OLD ORCHARD GOLF COURSE

24682 Co Rd 16, Elkhart, IN 46516

574.293.1121

https://www.oldorchardgolfcourse.com/

Turn Hard Work Into Fun In The Sun!

Lawn care can be fun again with a new riding mower from Weaver's.

WEAVER AG & LAWN EQUIPMENT

905 Nelsons Pkwy. Wakarusa, IN 46573

574.862.1266

http://weaveragandlawn.com/

FUN THINGS TO DO IN MICHIANA
Over a hundred fun things to do in Michiana.

FUN THINGS TO DO IF YOU LIVE IN THE FOLLOWING AREAS:
South Bend, Mishawaka, Granger, Elkhart, Goshen, Warsaw, Nappanee, Plymouth or surrounding Indiana areas and...
Niles, St. Joe, Benton Harbor, Berrien Springs, New Buffalo, Cassopolis, Kalamazoo Michigan communities.



Scream, Laugh, Ride, Enjoy... America's Scream Park!
Spend a night, spend a weekend at one of the country's best haunted houses and Scream Parks this fall. Experience 7 Attractions, a Monster Midway, Fireworks, Fire-Pit Parties, Live Music, Great Food & More!

Fear Itself at Legend Park
14130 McKinley Hwy, Mishawaka, IN

574.256.5656
www.legendpark.com
See more here- Legend Park Profile


Home Made Candy, Soda Fountain, Lunch… and Home Made Candy!Step back in time to a slower paced day and enjoy an ice cream sundae and an award winning burger like they used to be, while sitting at the original soda fountain or in a comfy booth.

OLYMPIA CANDY KITCHEN

136 N. Main St. Goshen, IN 46526

574.533.5040

https://olympiacandykitchen.com/

Native Americans, Notre Dame University, Studebakers and More!Immerse Yourself in the colorful history of St. Joseph County, Indiana

THE HISTORY MUSEUM

(Mail) 808 W. Washington St. South Bend, Indiana 46601

(Entrance) 201 Chapin St. South Bend, IN 46601

574.235.9664

https://historymuseumsb.org/

From Parent-Child Fishing Derby in the Spring to tubing in the Winter… More things to do than you can possibly fit into your calendar… but you should definitely try!

PARKS & RECREATION ST. JOE COUNTY

50651 Laurel Road, South Bend, IN 46637

574.277.4828

http://www.sjcparks.org/

Play The Michiana Readers’ Choice Golf Course!For veteran or beginner, this course can challenge both.

BLACKTHORN GOLF CLUB

6100 Nimtz Parkway, South Bend, IN 46628

574.232.4653

http://blackthorngolf.com/

If You Love Cheese, This Is Your Go-To Cheese Place!With farmer owners and Amish roots, the Heritage Ridge Creamery is dedicated to crafting traditional cheeses with quality at the forefront.

HERITAGE RIDGE CREAMERY

11275 W. 250 N. Middlebury, IN 46540

574.825.9511

https://www.heritageridgecreamery.com/

Take A Walk On The Wild Side
Visit Michiana's Favorite Zoo and let the animal in you come out!

POTAWATOMI ZOO
500 S Greenlawn Ave, South Bend, IN
574.235.9800
https://www.potawatomizoo.org/


Create Special Memories at the Silver Beach Carousel!
Hang out at our house year round and make some of your happiest memories at our special events. They’ll bring out the giggles and grins for all ages!

SILVER BEACH CAROUSEL
333 Broad Street, St Joe Michigan
269.932.1141
https://www.silverbeachcarousel.com/

Casual Atmosphere, Upscale Food. Outstanding.
This food will make most any mouth water From steak lovers to seafood fanatics... and a lot more. You'll love this place! .

221 MAIN RESTAURANT & COCKTAIL HOUSE
221 Main St, St Joseph, MI
269.982-4000
https://www.221stjoe.com/

Head To Bridgman And See The Captain
Wow! This place is so much fun you won't believe it. Everything from Racing to Arcade Games, Miniature Golf, Batting Cages and much more!

CAPTAIN MIKE'S FUN PARK
10975 Red Arrow Hwy, Bridgman, Michigan
269.465.5747
http://captainmikesamusementpark.com/

Go Back In Time & Enjoy the Ride!
Visit the historic New Buffalo Railroad Museum. Step back into time and explore this wonderful history about New Buffalo and surrounding area.

NEW BUFFALO RAILROAD MUSEUM
530 S Whittaker St, New Buffalo, Michigan
269.469.8010
http://new-buffalo-railroad-museum.org/


Visit One Of Southwest Michigan's Largest Fruit Farms & Wine Vineyards
Enjoy the atmosphere and the experience of this amazing Winery & Vineyard. Explore the flavors, styles and diversity!

LEMON CREEK WINERY
533 E Lemon Creek Rd, Berrien Springs, Michigan
269.471.1321
lemoncreekwinery.com


Entertaining, Gaming, Staying, Dining and A Little Bit More!
The FUN never stops at Four Winds. Considered one of the very best casinos in the Midwest. You need to experience the action for your self.

FOUR WINDS CASINO RESORT
11111 Wilson Road, New Buffalo, Michigan
866.494.6371
https://www.fourwindscasino.com/newbuffalo/


Ride The Waves!
Fun for everyone! Come visit Surfari Joe's and enjoy the entire day... if you want they even have a hotel and plenty of other amenities.

SURFARI JOE'S INDOOR WILDERNESS WATERPARK
8258 Arnt Blvd & 140 & I-94, Watervliet, Michigan
269.463-7946
http://surfarijoes.com/

Love Your Kids... Love This Place!
More than a museum, this place has so much to do for kids it's crazy. Come enjoy!

CURIOUS KIDS MUSEUM
415 Lake Blvd, St Joseph, MI
269.983.2543
http://www.curiouskidsmuseum.org

Try The Best Burger In 100 Miles
The Great Scott from Yesterday's... there's no burger like it!

YESTERDAY'S RESTAURANT
2594 Adams Rd, Granger, IN
574.272.7017
www.yesterdays-granger.com

Host Your Event And Have Dinner With The Wine Maker
Hickory Creek Winery is the perfect place to host an event. Outdoor patio space with picnic-style seating and a bonfire pit for your use. You’ll receive special pricing on wines!

HICKORY CREEK WINERY
750 Browntown Rd, Buchanan, Michigan
269.422-1100
https://www.hickorycreekwinery.com


Sing. Sing A Song!
Belt out your favorite tunes at Karaoke Nights at the popular Smith's Downtown

SMITH'S DOWNTOWN
110 Lincolnway E, Mishawaka
574.255.2227
smithsdowntown

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