June means summer is almost officially here. These are some of the things that should be on your to-do list this month.

Rebel Art Fest 

Now in its ninth year, Rebel Art Fest takes place from noon-8 p.m. Sunday, June 9 at Potawatomi Park. Local makers, artists and musicians will be on hand to showcase their best work in a vibrant atmosphere.

Raft the East Race Waterway 

There are few thrills like splashing down the whitewater rapids right in the heart of downtown South Bend. Open from June 1 through Labor Day, the East Race Waterway is a one-of-a-kind experience. Make sure to book your tickets in advance and get the scoop on everything you need to know before you go. 


Catch a Broadway Show 

There is still time to watch a show at the Morris Performing Arts Center before the Broadway Theatre League season ends. "Mamma Mia!" takes the stage from May 31-June 2.

Leeper Park Art Fair 

One of the finest art shows in the Midwest returns June 15-16 to Leeper Park in South Bend. Artists from around the country will line the paths to showcase and sell their work. Not only is the event free, there will be music and food as well. 

Watch South Bend Cubs Baseball

Baseball season is in full swing at one of the country's best Minor League stadiums. The Cubs play at Four Winds Field from June 4-9 and June 18-23. You can expect fun for the whole family, delicious food and great promotions like Thirsty Thursday and Fantastic Friday Fireworks.

St. Joseph County 4-H Fair 

One of summer's biggest events, the St. Joseph County 4-H Fair starts June 28 and runs through July 6. All your fair favorites will be there: food, midway rides, daily entertainment, animals and so much more.