Wind Down the Summer with These Upcoming South Bend Events

A jousting tournament is planned at a renaissance festival, one of several upcoming South Bend events.

Soon, the dog days of summer will be replaced by crisp mornings with noticeably cooler temperatures. This year, celebrate the change in season by attending these upcoming South Bend events. We think you’ll love what this vibrant city has in store for you!

Archery Lessons at St. Patrick’s County Park (August 22nd)

Have you ever wished you possessed archery skills? If so, then head down to the Brown Barn at St. Patrick’s County Park for archery lessons! Whether you’re looking to gain an important new skill or just want to channel your favorite Game of Thrones character, you’ll love this South Bend event.

A local archery instructor will provide hands-on, professional coaching for archers of all skill levels. Tickets are only $10 per person, so be sure to reserve your spot soon. Registration closes on August 20th.

Michiana Renaissance Festival (August 24th-25th)

If you’re in the area as summer winds down, don’t miss the 9th annual Michiana Renaissance Festival at Pinhook Park in South Bend. Four re-enactment centers will feature exclusive exhibits, shows, and vendors. You’ll see costumed pirates, Vikings, fairy tale characters, and Renaissance-era knights in action.

Tickets start at $12 and can be purchased online or at the gate. Military service members and children 5 years and under get in free!

September Wine Walk (September 11th)

Want to enjoy some of the best brews in downtown South Bend? If so, you won’t want to miss the September Wine Walk. Your $40 ticket entitles you to three samples of wine and their accompanying tidbits at each participating location. If you prefer to refrain from alcohol consumption, purchase the $25 ticket, which gets you the food samples only.

September’s stops haven’t been released yet, but August’s list included Cinco 5, East Bank Emporium, Ironhand Wine Bar, South Bend Brew Werks, and the Hideaway at the LaSalle. Purchase tickets and wristbands at the link above when they become available! Walking is encouraged. However, shuttle service will be available for anyone who needs a ride.

Find More Upcoming South Bend Events

These upcoming South Bend events promise plenty of fun for everyone! 

Want to live near these events and activities? If so, then consider making Main Street Village your new home and contact us today to schedule a tour of our luxurious living spaces. Check our blog for more information about upcoming local events and activities. 

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