PICTURED: Shiojiri Niwa Japanese Gardens, Mishawaka

St. Joseph County: South Bend Mishawaka and other regions and communities

River walks, retail cores and charming neighborhoods.

Come for the football. Or the shopping. Stay for the golfing, the strolls along the river and the world-class entertainment. Then, discover something more in the natural beauty of our parks and the charm of our small towns.

South Bend

As the fourth largest city in Indiana, South Bend is more than just a college town. We're brimming with rich history, world-class arts and entertainment, and wonderfully diverse neighborhoods.


Home to the second largest retail center in the state, Mishawaka also boasts wonderful downtown river walks and a charming entertainment district built out of an old industrial site.

New Carlisle

With much of the downtown area listed on the National Register of Historic Places, New Carlisle is a great place to take a quiet stroll along tree lined streets, and admire the beauty of times gone by.

North Liberty

North Liberty is well known for Potato Creek State Park and a charming downtown with plenty of shops and green spaces.


Take some time to unwind with a stop in Lakeville, a small, friendly farming town in the south of the County.


Located in the southern-most part of the County but central to many amenities, Walkerton welcomes you for fishing, golf and more.


A great stop for area travelers. Roseland features a selection of hotels, restaurants and hospitality just north of South Bend.


Visit Osceola as you explore the eastern part of the County, including the beautiful Ferrettie Baugo Creek County Park.