The South Bend Mishawaka area is a fun and exciting place to spend your weekend. From live music and sporting events to delicious restaurants and fun attractions, there is something for everyone to enjoy whether you are 10 years old or 100 years old. If you are in the area this weekend and are looking for some fun things to do, here are six activities and events to check out.
DTSB SUMMER RESTAURANT WEEKS
July 9-22 | All Day | Downtown South Bend
Have a taste of downtown South Bend during Summer Restaurant Weeks with specially priced menus of $11, $22 or $33 for breakfast, lunch and dinner at participating restaurants.
TEN CARS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD
July 20-22 | Times Vary | Studebaker National Museum
Which specific automobiles most impacted culture, society and the industry? Ten Cars that Changed the World presents the stories behind the world’s most influential automobiles.
TOUR THE OLIVER MANSION
July 20-22 | Times Vary | The History Museum
Travel back in time and tour the 38-room Oliver Mansion in South Bend. Once home to the J.D. Oliver family, this mansion features all original furnishings, right down to the spices in the kitchen.
MY FAIR LADY
July 13-29 | Times Vary | South Bend Civic Theatre
My Fair Lady is often referred to as “The Perfect Musical.” Pompous phonetics professor Henry Higgins tries to transform a Cockney working-class girl into a cultured member of high society.
WHITE WATER RAFTING
July 21-22| Times Vary | East Race Waterway
Battle Class 2 rapids on the first man-made white water rafting course built in North America. You can feel the rush of the rapids right in downtown South Bend on the East Race Waterway.
CHRIS WILSON PAVILION CONCERT SERIES
July 22 | 7-8 PM | Potawatomi Park
Wrap up your weekend with live music in The Bend. This Sunday you can enjoy a free concert in South Bend as local band Los Hermanos Bueno performs live at the Chris Wilson Pavilion.