Things to Do


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Seasonal Activities / Events

Emmet Cahill

February 13, Acorn Theater, Three Oaks

Irish tenor and member of world-renowned music group Celtic Thunder, Emmet Cahill comes to Harbor Country for an intimate solo performance.

Shelf Ice Brewfest

February 20, 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!

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.

February at Acorn Theater

Three Oaks

A turn of the century corset factory turned live performance theater, the Acorn is a Harbor Country jewel. Performances in February feature an eclectic array of live music, theater, comedy and storytelling.

February at Vickers Theatre

Three Oaks
Another turn of the century building lovingly restored into a beautiful film house and gallery. The Vickers offers a well-curated selection of independent and foreign films.
(closed through February 25)

Live Music at Dablon

Dablon Winery & Vineyard, Baroda
Enjoy live music as you sip on wines from Southwest Michigan’s newest vineyard. Weekly performances in January explore a broad range of genres, from soulful covers to acoustic folk originals.

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

Nani's Café

breakfast and lunch
(closed for the season)

Pierre Anne Creperie

brunch and lunch
(closed for the season)

Pleasant House

lunch, dinner and drinks

Red Arrow Roadhouse

lunch and dinner

Redamak’s

lunch and dinner

(closed for the 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 the season)

Hesston Steam Museum

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 the season)

Oselka Marina

boat and wave runner rentals

(closed for the season)

Outpost Sports

bike and kayak rentals and lessons

(closed for the season)

Stateline Stables

horseback riding

Steel-N-Time Charters

(closed for the season)

Third Coast Surf Shop

surf and kayak rentals and lessons

(closed for the season)

Warren Dunes State Park

Waya Rentals

boat rental

(closed for the season)

Shopping

Abigail Heche

jewelry

Adelaide

women’s boutique

AP

designer fashions, jewelry and textiles

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

Go Fish

antique and vintage

Harbert Antique Mall

269.469.0977

Hearthwoods Custom Furnishings

home furnishings

Hoity-Toity

vintage furniture, home décor and art

Ipso Facto

antique, vintage and unique furnishings and objects

Lakeside Antiques

antique mall

269.469.7717

Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets

Local

sustainable foods and cured meats

(closed for the season)

Lovell & Whyte

home furnishings

Marmalade Boutique

designer fashions

Mix & Mingle

home furnishings and design

Outpost Sports

bike and kayak rentals and lessons

(closed for the season)

Posh

women’s consignment boutique

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 the season)

Trestle

handcrafted home furnishings

Trilogy

vintage, antique, art, design

Urban Soles

men and women’s footwear and accessories

Whittaker House

men’s and women’s apparel

Theatres / Entertainment

Acorn Theater

live music and theater

Dunes Summer Theatre

community theater

(closed for the season)

Vickers Theatre

independent film

Wine, Beer & Spirits