As Indiana begins to reopen, Noble County’s many tour partners, businesses, and restaurants have begun reopening their doors with accommodations. Visit Noble County wants to ensure that you stay up to date on everything happening within our county. Our staff will do our best to keep the resources below up to date with event cancellations, openings, and alternative accommodations.

Tour Partner Openings

*For any information about what each partner is doing to ensure visitor safety, visit their website.

Chain O’ Lakes State Park

Chain O’ Lakes is now open with campground and cabin accommodations. Visit their beach, rent a kayak, or hike one of their many trails.

Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site

Gene Stratton-Porter State Historic Site’s grounds are open from dawn to dusk for you and your family to walk and explore. Tours of Gene’s Cabin will not resume until June 16th.

Black Pine Animal Sanctuary

Black Pine will open June 18th and be open Thursdays-Saturdays. Guided staff tours will be conducted every hour on the hour with the last tour starting at 2pm. Special feeding tours will happen on the weekends at 3pm. Visitors must wear masks as primates and large cats are susceptible to COVID-19. Please call in advance to schedule your tour.

Mid-America Windmill Museum

The Windmill Museum will open on July 1. Volunteers will be wearing personal protective equipment and it is encouraged that visitors do as well.

Hidden Ego Event & Recreation Facility

Hidden Ego is open and ready to serve you. Enjoy an evening of sand volleyball or corn hole while grabbing a drink with friends and eating locally catered pizza. Join them on Friday nights for open play and follow them on Facebook for a schedule of food trucks.

Annie Oakley Natural Perfumery

Annie Oakley will be opening their doors on June 15th for in-shop sales. They ask that you call in advance for tour times and dates. As always, you can purchase their products on their website.

The Strand Theatre

See the next major motion picture on June 19th, but please be sure you are following social distancing guidelines. For a list of the Strand’s guidelines, click here.

Albion Splash Pad

Hidden Diamonds Splash Pad, located in Albion, will be open and ready for visitors on July 2nd.

Noble County parks have begun to open with disc golf courses and walking paths. Please note these accommodations vary from community to community. In addition to community parks, Noble Trails and the Fairy Gnome and Troll Doors are still open for your enjoyment.

Event & Festivals

Chain O Lakes FestivalAlbionchristina.magnuson@mchsi.comCanceled
Food Truck Friday (June)Kendallvilledaviddresslerford@gmail.com Canceled (will resume in August)
Marshmallow FestivalLigonierMargarita@cfnoble.orgCanceled
Apple FestivalKendallville
Onion DaysWolf LakeCanceled
Noble County FairKendallvillenocofair@gmail.comCanceled
Fairy, Gnome, and Troll FestivalKendallvillekjohnson@kendallvillechamber.comCanceled
Patriotic Pops/FireworksKendallvillemayor@kendallville-in.orgCanceled

Restaurants and Eateries

Noble County restaurants are open with limited capacity and many still have carry out options. For an updated list of Noble County’s restaurant accommodations including our wineries and breweries, visit shopnoblein.com.

What We Are Doing to Keep You Safe

Noble County is following a number of guidelines to ensure a safe and healthy experience for both our residents and travelers. We continue to follow Indiana’s Governor Holcomb’s Back on Track plan as well as ensure our partners and business have the proper PPE to accommodate staff and visitors and follow social distancing guidelines.

To keep our travelers and industry patrons safe, we want to provide you with the Hoosier Hospitality Promise.

For more information we are utilizing alongside tour partners, please click here.

Planning Your Next Visit

When the time is right, we look forward having you come and stay in Noble County. If you’re already daydreaming about your next trip, use our Trip Generator to discover your perfect vacation based on your interests!

Visit Noble County’s office will be closed through June 14th in accordance to the Governor’s Back on Track plan for Indiana. Although we cannot serve you in person, that doesn’t mean we can’t help you plan your next stay. Email us with questions at info@visitnoblecounty.com or view our online visitors guide for more information.

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