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Riverlights Music Festival 2017

Thursday, June 1, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, June 3, 2017 (All day)

Riverlights Music Festival 2017 is gearing up this year with 90+ bands spotlighting great diverse Midwest artists at South Bend's favorite venues, including back to back days of mainstage shows outdoors along the St Joseph River! This year we will be a signature event of the Best. Week. Ever. with the dates June 1-3 in South Bend, IN.

National Day of Prayer

Thursday, May 4, 2017 (All day)

Diane Bennett will be hosting a prayer event in celebration National Day of Prayer. Please join her at the Century Center suit 11 located at 120 Dr Martin Luther King Dr South Bend, IN 46601. The prayer event will take place between 8 am to 5 pm. Please bring written prayer request to post in prayer room so others can join you in prayer!

Morris Inn Easter Brunch

Sunday, April 16, 2017 (All day)

Easter Brunch

Step into spring with Morris Inn. Enjoy expansive buffets of appetizers, entrees, side dishes, sweet treats and a complimentary glass of sparkling wine in the William and Mary Ann Smith Ballroom.

Easter Brunch
Sunday, April 16th from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m.
William and Mary Ann Smith Ballroom
Adults // 39.95
Children 5-12 years // 12.95
4 and under // free
For reservations call: 800-280-7256


Friday, March 3, 2017 (All day) to Sunday, March 12, 2017 (All day)

03/03/2017 - 03/12/2017
All Day
South Bend Civic Theatre
403 N. Main St.
South Bend


Child-$15  Adult-$22 Student Rush-$10

Public Performances
(L-Cast A "London Cast" / NY-Cast B "New York Cast")
Mar. 3 7:30 PM (Fri)-L
Mar. 4 2:00 PM (Sat)-L
Mar. 4 7:30 PM (Sat)-L
Mar. 5 2:00 PM (Sun)-L
Mar. 10 7:30 PM (Fri)-NY
Mar. 11 2:00 PM (Sat)-NY
Mar. 11 7:30 PM (Sat)-NY
Mar. 12 2:00 PM (Sun)-NY

Egg Stravaganza

Saturday, April 8, 2017 (All day)

Saturday, April 8th
EggStravaganza is a celebration of the arrival of spring. Join us throughout downtown as businesses host activities, crafts, and specials. Don't forget to plan a visit with the bunny and attend the Howard Park Easter Egg Hunt.

All activities are listed in order of start time:

2017 Egg Stravaganza Events

Harlem Globetrotters

Saturday, January 21, 2017 (All day)

Purcell Pavilion
January 21, 2017 7:00 PM
South Bend, INUnited States
The Original Harlem Globetrotters are preparing for their action packed 2016-2017 tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, basketball artistry and one-of-a-kind family entertainment that thrills fans of all ages. Join Globetrotter stars after the game where they will stay for an autograph, photograph and high five session for fans (subject to availability).

Tips for Upgrading your House

Ask yourself what prospective buyers might be searching for in a home. Not sure? The Inspired team would love to help you, and can schedule an appointment, at no charge, to visit and make suggestions for improvements which will help long term.

Below are 10 tips for the best upgrades to increase home value.

How to Buy a Home with Student Debt

What is Debt to Income Ratio (DTI) ?

DTI is what lenders look at to determine if you qualify for a mortgage and how much you can pay. It is your monthly income vs monthly payment to creditors. Student loans are one of the debts lenders will take into consideration.

For most lenders, 40 percent DTI is on the higher end of the scale and could exclude you from securing a mortgage. Ideally, you want to shoot for a number below 36 percent before applying – 43 percent is the maximum typically allowed.

Here are some ways to improve this ratio:

Valentine's Day Sweet Ski

Sunday, February 12, 2017 (All day)

Enjoy a beautiful morning cross-country skiing the trails of St. Patrick's County Park. While out on the trails stop by the Manion Cabin for a sweet treat and cocoa between 11 am & 1 pm. Fee includes ski rental, trail fee, hot cocoa and a sweet treat. Registration and payment are required by Wednesday, February 8, 2017.



St Patrick's County Park at 10:30 am

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