Comfort Suites South
27838 County Road 24
Elkhart, IN 46517
Phone: (574) 293-9390
Fax: (574) 293-5235
This theatre, located in downtown Elkhart, first opened its doors to the public back in 1924 as 'The Lerner Theatre'. After that it went on to be known as 'The Warner' when the Warner family purchased it. Finally in 1934, it was renamed as Elco. Over the years various screenings, theatrical performances and concerts have taken place at this venue. Even today, it is a popular venue for events like live music performances, magic shows, operas and more.
The NOTE which is under the aegis of Beulah Missionary Church, and is an open for all, all ages venue in Goshen. Apart from hosting religious lectures and sharing the teachings of Christ from the Bible, the venue is host to a number of rock concerts by local and national bands. It is intimate and equipped with state-of-the-art sound technology which enhances the experience of listening to hardcore rock music. Bands like Oh, Sleeper and Wolves At The Gate have already performer here in the past. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.
The Goshen Theater is an important event venue in town and every season it hosts wide variety of events. Featuring concerts, dramas, films, public events, community functions, lectures and so forth, it certainly offers great entertainment to its patrons. That's not it, apart from the main stage and balcony, this theater has a grand ballroom that can house almost 200 guests. The ballroom can be hired for functions and generally baby showers, receptions, dance performances, recitals and similar events are held here. For schedule and other details, call ahead.
Ignition is a well-known haven for vinyl record collectors in and around Goshen. Its collection of quality vinyl LPs and DVDs is bound to impress discerning music fans and covers almost every genres of music, right from reggae, jazz and blues, to folk and country music. Adjoining the store is a 120-seat Ignition Music Garage which adds another dimension to the stores association with music. This intimate venue opens its doors to upcoming artists and bands giving music lovers a chance to experience new age music trends, first hand. In the past, country artist Anne McCue, American folk duo Shovels & Rope and alternative folk artist Brigitte DeMeyer have graced the stage of this venue. With not many quality live music venues in this part of Indiana, Ignition Music Garage serves as the best place to catch a live gig.
The Morris Conservatory and Muessel-Ellison Tropical Gardens are replete with tropical plants and exotic flora as well as water features that make for a pleasant visit. Explore the conservatory for a view of cacti, rubber trees, bougainvillea, and many more species. This park is also an ideal venue for parties, weddings, meetings, and social events that can accommodate about 200 guests.
With an aim to promote jazz music in the city, the husband and wife duo Stephen and Mary Merriman came up with Merrimans' Playhouse in 2011. This intimate concert house is dedicate to Jazz performances by professional artists and also fresh and talented artists/ bands. Looking to tune up your skills with jazz music, then attend the workshops held at the center every Monday evening. The session includes interactive jam sessions and discussions on music, which are open to the visitors. A unique learning experience, indeed! Apart from jazz, the Merrimans' Playhouse attracts young talents through various improvisational theater sessions, poetry readings and other creative programs throughout the year.
Langlab is a multi-purpose complex that is completely dedicated to art and artists. Artists and performers practicing different art forms can simultaneously perfect their skills here or perform here. Live music concerts, poetry sessions, art expositions, movie screenings, community functions and similar other cultural events are hosted here regularly. It also features an audio-visual studio, a cafe and office rental spaces. The idea and motive behind Langlab is to bring together creative people who are in pursuit of innovation. Check website for details.
Notre Dame Stadium is located on the campus of the University of Notre Dame and is the home ground for the University of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team. The stadium was built in 1930 and has a large seating capacity of 21,000. The stadium is popular for its mural of resurrected Jesus which is famously known as 'Touchdown Jesus'. The stadium is well built with all the state-of-the-art technical apparatus. So come here to roar and cheer your champions.
Opened in 2003, Legends of Notre Dame is owned and run by the University of Notre Dame. It comprises of a restaurant, alehouse and a nightclub which is also a concert space. While the diner and bar is open to the public, the nightclub is only open to the university students or by invitation. The typical American menu also has healthier options for the calorie conscious. Their pub has a fine list of draught beer, bottled varieties, craft brews, wine and spirits.
Colloquially nicknamed 'The Cove', this stadium sees its fair share of rousing minor league baseball action in season. Home to the 'Silver Hawks', it is a sprawling open concourse stadium. Stanley Coveleski, a South Bend settler, ranks 24th among the greatest right-hand pitchers in major league baseball. As a tribute to this World series record holder, the stadium has been christened the Stanley Coveleski Regional Stadium. Def Leppard and Bryan Adams, have graced this stadium during their 'Rock ‘n' Roll Double-Header Tour'. For event/game schedules, visit the website or call the stadium ticket office.
Home to the annual Cass County Fair, this open space is utilized for various other activities and events that reflect the cultural heritage of the locality. Featuring fairs, exhibitions, festivals and rallies throughout the year, the Cass County Fairgrounds is always buzzing with something or the other. Don’t miss the week long famous county fair which happens in the end of July. A complete family entertainer with fun rides, food stalls, colorful stalls and more, it is one of the most anticipated events in the area.
Blue Gate Theater is located in the Riegsecker Marketplace in the heart of downtown. This beautiful building houses a range of dining, shopping and entertainment options. Its theater is a family-friendly venue that is dedicated to performing arts. Excellent acoustics and great seats are host to an array of concerts, comedy shows, musicals and plays by artists from across the globe. Their stage has previously hosted top names like Freedom Trio, Guy Penrod, Jeff Allen, David Pendleton, Annie Moses Band, and more.