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 22, 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 stadiums. The Cubs open April 11 at Four Winds Field and play several home games during the first month of the season. You can expect fun for the whole family, delicious food and great promotions. 

Visit the Museum District 

When was the last time you visited the museums? The History Museum and Studebaker National Museum both have compelling exhibits to explore. Recently opened, "Top of the Line: Studebaker's President" showcases what was considered Studebaker's top model.

See the Animals at Potawatomi Zoo

Potawatomi Zoo opens for the season March 31, which means it's a great time to get back to the zoo and see all the animals. Don't forget to sign up in advance for the giraffe feeding experience (or just walk through the exhibit to see them for yourself).

Experience Broadway in The Bend 

Theater lovers should grab tickets for "Dear Evan Hansen," which is making a visit to the Morris Performing Arts Center in downtown South Bend from April 25-30. 

Head Out for a Hike 

As spring takes shape and The Bend comes into bloom, there's no better time to get outside. Some of our best hiking spots will be ready for your boots to hit the trail.