Spring in the Bend

Welcome the arrival of spring along the St. Joseph River where the sight of flowers blooming and trees budding brings thoughts of warmer weather to your mind. Drive your tee shot onto the fairway for 18 holes and be sure to avoid those unforgiving sand traps. Whatever you decide, the agenda is flexible and Mondays can wait.

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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 …

8 Best Spots to Watch March Madness

Buzzer beaters, upsets, Cinderella stories, busted brackets — there’s nothing quite like March Madness. Do you stash away a couple …

Visit the Animals at Potawatomi Zoo

Walking through the main gates at Potawatomi Zoo reveals a sanctuary for nature lovers. Wallabies hop across open, grassy spaces. …

10 Iconic Notre Dame Landmarks

Stunning beauty awaits on the University of Notre Dame’s campus. Breathtaking architecture — featuring the distinctive “Notre Dame brick” — …

Win Big at Four Winds Casino

Great Gaming Options Walk into Four Winds Casino South Bend and the odds of having a great time are in …

Baseball Is Back in The Bend

Four Winds Field is home to the South Bend Cubs, Single-A affiliate of the 2016 World Series Champions Chicago Cubs. …

20 Springtime Events in The Bend

Spring is here, and it’s time to get out and enjoy the fresh blooms and beginning of a new season in South Bend Mishawaka.

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in The Bend

As the home of the Irish™, there is no doubt South Bend Mishawaka loves to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.