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Stars Come Out at The Morris

Few venues better showcase The Bend’s arts culture than the Morris Performing Arts Center. Nationally recognized musical acts and theatrical …

First Fridays in South Bend

Downtown South Bend hosts “First Fridays” on the first Friday of each month all year. Residents and visitors alike fill …

Guide to Museums in The Bend

South Bend and Mishawaka are home to over a dozen museums.

Visit South Bend’s Community Theatre

Consistently ranked as one of the top community theatres in the country

See World Changing Cars at the Studebaker Museum

We moved around mostly via horse-drawn carriage not so long ago. Travel could be difficult and unreliable. People couldn’t go …

Tiffany Exhibit Shines at The History Museum

Tiffany: Luminous Masterworks displays 25 striking pieces by artist Louis Comfort Tiffany, best known for his work with glass during the …

“Shaking” Things Up with Shakespeare

The Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival (NDSF) was born from an experimental course in 1989 at the University of Notre Dame …

Island Park: A Must-See in Indiana

The 11-acre island offers plenty of space for festivals and concerts, such as Meet Me on the Island and the …

Guilherme’s Perspective: A Brazilian in South Bend

Guilherme’s Perspective comes from one of 14 professional fellows in the U.S. Department of State’s Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative …

Bringing Broadway to South Bend

Motown The Musical (December 1 – 3) What began as one man’s story quickly became everyone’s music. Discover the true American …

The Renaissance Returns to Mishawaka

The 6th annual Michiana Renaissance Festival will be held at Kamm Island Park in downtown Mishawaka on August 27-28 from …

Father’s Day Weekend in South Bend

South Bend Cubs Weekend Series Treat your dad to a great Father’s Day Weekend by taking him to go see …

Welcome Back, Notre Dame Grads!

WELCOME BACK, NOTRE DAME GRADS! It’s about to be a weekend chalk full of old stories, walking down memory lane and visiting …