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6 Picks: Things to Do this November

November is a time of transition as we go from fall to the holiday season. These are some of the things that should be on your to-do list this month. Notre Dame Football Home Games November brings the last opportunities to see Notre Dame at home this season. The Fighting Irish host highly ranked…

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How to Spend the Holiday Season in The Bend

Holiday Lights at the Zoo Visit Potawatomi Zoo between Nov. 25-Dec. 18 for The Gift of Lights. More than a million lights are wrapped around trees and free-standing displays throughout Indiana’s first zoo. Events in Downtown South Bend Tree Lighting and December First Fridays When: 5-9 p.m. Dec. 3…

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Where to Go Holiday Shopping in The Bend

With the holiday season underway, it's time to get shopping for the people on your list. Local shops dot the South Bend and Mishawaka retail landscape, featuring truly unique items that can only be found here. Let's take a look at some of the most unique gifts you can add to your list. Christmas…

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Notre Dame Football Weekends: What to Do in The Bend

Campus is the epicenter of activity during a Notre Dame football game weekend. But if you're looking to explore more of The Bend, there is plenty to see. These are some of our top things to do and places to see before and after the game. Eat at Some Local Spots Are you the type to plan your trips…

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5 Fun Outdoor Winter Activities

Think you can't enjoy the outdoors as the temperatures drop and snowflakes fly? Think again. Lace up your boots, zip up that coat and pull on some gloves before heading outside for these five fun activities. Ice Skating at Howard Park Howard Park in South Bend is home to a state-of-the-art…

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6 Picks: Things to Do this October

September means signs of all are starting to show themselves. These are some of the things that should be on your to-do list as we head into the change of seasons. Barenaked Ladies Play Morris Fest Popular 90s band Barenaked Ladies is capping off Morris Fest on Oct. 1 with a can't-miss concert at…

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Top 10 Fall Activities in The Bend

Fall in The Bend is a pretty special time. Crisp air swoops in to South Bend and Mishawaka along with Notre Dame football season. Beautifully colorful leaves make for an experience that sticks with you. Harvest time also brings fresh bounty for local markets and restaurants. Here are some of our…

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6 Picks: Spots for Fall Color

Foliage season is almost here. Peak color change is expected the week of Oct. 24. It’s time to get the hiking boots out and plan autumn adventures. These are the top places for leaf peeping around South Bend and Mishawaka. Notre Dame's Campus All the iconic campus landmarks with a side of beautiful…

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6 Places to Celebrate Harvest Season

Fall isn’t synonymous with harvest season for nothing. Nothing says local like growers around South Bend, Mishawaka and the surrounding area bringing vegetables and other goods to market before winter takes hold. Whether it’s a pumpkin patch or farmers market, here are six places where you can…

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South Bend Halloween Events

Halloween Events Boo Bash Visit the St. Joseph County 4H Fairgrounds from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 for Boo Bash. There will be a trunk-or-treat, haunted house, petting zoo, food vendors and several other activities for all ages. Treats on the Trail A free trick-or-treating event at Pinhook Park…

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