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Take Me Out to the Ball Game: South Bend Cubs Baseball

South Bend Cubs game offers more than just baseball. Promotions, fun zones, rooftop views, amazing food — Four Winds Field is a family friendly entertainment destination all season long. You can watch future Major Leaguers, take kids to the splash pad and fun zone or catch up with friends at the…

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6 Picks: Things to Do this May

As we get into May, The Bend comes into full bloom. These are some of the things that should be on your to-do list this month. Check out the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition See firsthand some amazing musical ensembles as they compete for one of the most prestigious prizes in classical…

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How to Spend Memorial Day Weekend in The Bend

As we pause over Memorial Day weekend to remember those that have paid the ultimate sacrifice in service of our country, it's often a time to gather with friends and family or get out and explore. If you're looking for something to do over the long weekend, here are some ideas. Find Your Favorite…

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Exploring Rum Village Park: A Wooded Oasis in South Bend

If you're looking for a break from the city without leaving its limits, Rum Village Park is the place to go. Its 160 acres of rolling woodlands are located on the south side of South Bend. From hiking to mountain biking to aerial adventure, this is your guide for things to do at this wonderful…

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Six Picks: Must-Visit Mishawaka Parks

If there is just one thing you need to know about Mishawaka, it might as well be that it is home to an amazing parks system. Several of them line the St. Joseph River as it flows toward South Bend to create the Mishawaka Riverwalk. This multipurpose path is great for walking, running or biking with…

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8 Local Restaurants Near Exit 77

When you're leaving I-80 to take a break, one of your top priorities is probably grabbing a bite to eat. Fortunately, there are dozens of restaurants within a mile or two of Exit 77. Fast food and grab-and-go options are plentiful. You'll find Starbucks, Chipotle, Wendy's, Taco Bell, Dunkin' and…

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Father's Day Weekend in South Bend

Ready to do a little something more than give dad a gift for Father's Day? Here are some activities around South Bend to put on your to-do list for Father's Day weekend. Play Golf on Father's Day Weekend Whether you're a little more competitive or just out for fun, The Bend is home to a variety of…

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10 Places to Eat and Drink Before a South Bend Cubs Game

Nothing says summertime in South Bend quite like a trip to the ballpark. Home to the South Bend Cubs, Four Winds Field is considered one of the very best in Minor League Baseball — it's packed with family friendly fun, great food and a vibrant gameday atmosphere. Even if going to the game is the…

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Best Ice Cream Shops in The Bend

What's summer without visiting your favorite spots for ice cream and frozen yogurt? From over-the-top shakes to classic drive-in ice cream stands, The Bend has a variety of shops for frozen goodness. Here's a guide to local ice cream options in South Bend, Mishawaka and the surrounding area. The…

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6 Picks: Things to Do this April

Attend the Blue-Gold Game Football season isn't only for the fall. Notre Dame hosts its annual Blue-Gold Game at 1 p.m. April 20, offering a chance to preview the team before it takes the field next season. Watch South Bend Cubs Baseball Baseball is back at one of the country's best Minor League…

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