Begin your weekend with a 5K run through one of the area’s most beautiful parks then take a look at some masterful works of art right in downtown South Bend.
Running Wild 5K Run
AUGUST 19 // 9:00AM // ST. PATRICK’S COUNTY PARK
The Running Wild 5K Run is professionally chip-timed with disposable chips on park wooded and open field trails, park roads, grass and gravel.
AUGUST 19 // ALL DAY // DOWNTOWN SOUTH BEND
Artists of all kinds fill the streets of downtown South Bend for this free family-friendly event giving exposure to regional artists and performers. Design your own masterpiece at one of the community-art project booths.
Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival: Much Ado About Nothing
AUGUST 18 – 20 // TIMES VARY // DEBARTOLO PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
When men come home from war, marriage is on their minds, but will all end well in Shakespeare’s much-beloved comedy? Find out at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center on Notre Dame’s campus.
WHILE YOU’RE HERE…
Potato Creek State Park: Go for a hike or enjoy a bike ride before you lay out on the beach looking out onto Worster Lake.
LaSalle Grill: Expect elegance and gourmet cuisine at this restaurant in downtown’s oldest building.
West End Bakery: Stop by for doughnuts and pastries at this neighborhood institution.