Things to Do


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Seasonal Activities / Events

Shelf Ice Brewfest

February 7, Uptown Arts District, Michigan City
An outdoor winter tasting event featuring more than 25 regional craft brewers, artisan food, ice carving and (for those inclined) hammerschlagen!

Federalist 12 Whiskey Release Party

February 13, Journeyman Distillery, Three Oaks
In honor of President’s Day, Journeyman celebrates the annual release of their small-batch whiskey with live music from bluegrass singer/songwriter Peter Nye and special guest Keith Baumann.

Journeyman Distillery Tours

Saturdays, Three Oaks
Journeyman distillers share the history of the Featherbone Factory building as well as the step-by-step of spirit making. A tasting in the industrial-chic lounge follows the tour.

Live Music at Hard Rock Café

Four Winds Casino, New Buffalo
Regionally and nationally known bands perform nightly at Harbor Country’s newest music venue.

Four Winds Casino

New Buffalo
Gaming fans will find a Vegas-caliber casino set deep in the woods, just minutes away, at Four Winds Casino. Don't feel like driving? Enjoy complimentary shuttle service.

Southwest Michigan Wine Trail Tours

Maps are available at the Front Desk for an easy self-guided tour to our fifteen area vineyards and wineries. Or, if you prefer to explore the wine trail without having to worry about driving, private charters and hop-on tours are available through Leisure Limousine, Grape & Grain Tours, and Fruitful Vine Wine Tours.

Winter Hiking

Harbor Country offers great hiking in diverse settings. Explore Warren Dunes State Park, Chikaming Park & Preserve, Robinson Woods, Warren Woods and Galien River County Park. Or bundle up and walk for miles on New Buffalo’s majestic public beach.

Deer Creek Hunt Club

Three Oaks
Three sporting clay courses and upland bird hunting on 500 acres of beautiful ravine woodlands, streams, rolling hills and contoured cover fields.

Shopping and Gallery Tours

Harbor Country is loaded with unique places to shop, but some of the best are located just off the beaten path. We can design individual mini-tours by town or by interest. Please inquire when making your reservation – we’ll have a list of shops, hours and directions ready for you at check-in!

Casinos

Dining

Bentwood Tavern

brunch, lunch and dinner

Blue Plate Café

breakfast and lunch

Brewster's Italian Cafe

lunch and dinner

Café Gulistan

dinner


Casey's Bar & Grill

lunch, dinner and drinks

David’s Delicatessen

breakfast and lunch

Froehlich’s

breakfast and lunch

Jackie’s Cafe

breakfast and lunch

Jimmy's

lunch, dinner and drinks

Joe

coffee market, wine, beer and gourmet snacks

Luisa’s Café

breakfast and lunch

Mesa Luna

brunch and dinner
269.426.4878

Nani's Café

breakfast and lunch

Pierre Anne Creperie

brunch and lunch

Pleasant House

lunch, dinner and drinks

Red Arrow Roadhouse

lunch and dinner

Redamak’s

lunch and dinner

(closed for season)

Rosie’s

breakfast and lunch

Spire

lunch and dinner

Stray Dog Bar & Grill

lunch, dinner and drinks

Tabor Hill Winery & Restaurant

lunch and dinner

Terrace Room

dinner and drinks

Timothy’s

dinner

Galleries

Golf

Kids

Captain Mike's Fun Park

(closed for season)

Hesston Steam Museum

I Love Toys & Trains

New Buffalo Township Park & Preserve

playground, splash park, basketball, bocce, volleyball, nature trails and amphitheatre

Washington Park Zoo

Outdoor Activities

Chikaming Township Park & Preserve

Deer Creek Hunt Club

Galien River County Park

New Buffalo Sailing Excursions

(closed for season)

Oselka Marina

boat and wave runner rentals

(closed for season)

Outpost Sports

bike and kayak rentals and lessons

(closed for season)

Stateline Stables

horseback riding

Steel-N-Time Charters

(closed for season)

Third Coast Surf Shop

surf and kayak rentals

(closed for season)

Warren Dunes State Park

Waya Rentals

boat rental

(closed for season)

Shopping

Abigail Heche

jewelry

Adelaide

women’s boutique

Catherine Doll

women's fashion, art and gifts

Center of the World Woodshop

handcrafted Art & Crafts furnishing

Customs Imports

home furnishings and pottery

Darling

women's boutique

Frecklefarm

garden-inspired gifts and home furnishings

French Twist

designer fashions
269.756.3970

Go Fish

antique and vintage

Harbert Antique Mall

269.469.0977

Hearthwoods Custom Furnishings

home furnishings

Ipso Facto

antique, vintage and unique furnishings and objects

269.756.3404

Lakeside Antiques

antique mall

269.469.7717

Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets

Local

sustainable foods and cured meats

Lovell & Whyte

home furnishings

Marco Polo

antiques and vintage finds

Mix & Mingle

home furnishings and design

Outpost Sports

bike and kayak rentals and lessons

(closed for season)

Sawyer Home & Garden Center

home décor, garden supplies, gourmet goods and local produce

Season's Harvest

gourmet sauces and gifts

Sojourn

vintage and modern

Third Coast Surf Shop

surf clothing and gear

(closed for season)

Trilogy

vintage, antique, art, design

Urban Soles

men and women’s footwear and accessories

Weekends

men's and women’s apparel

Whittaker House

men’s and women’s apparel

Theatres / Entertainment

Acorn Theater

live music and theater

Dunes Summer Theatre

community theater

(closed for season)

Vickers Theatre

independent film

Wine, Beer & Spirits