When you see the sun sparkling on the waves, smell the aroma of fresh-made sweets wafting down brick-paved streets or hear children squealing in delight on our warm beaches, you'll know you've arrived in St. Joseph (St. Joe to our friends). Take time to visit downtown shops, dine at eclectic eateries, splash in the interactive fountain, explore a museum or attend great events. There's so much else to do, too! Spend the night and let the fun continue.
Nestled along the picturesque Lake Michigan shore, the City of St. Joseph sits in the middle of the action in Southwest Michigan. Vineyards, orchards, sparkling rivers and inland lakes surround us. We're so close you can almost smell the breeze off the lake, less than a half-day's drive from major metro areas including Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit and Indianapolis.
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Stop by the St. Joseph Today Welcome Center downtown at 301 State Street for information on all the exciting things to do, see and experience in St. Joseph. Pick up a brochure, grab a map or let us help you plan your visit with tips from us locals on the best places to eat, sleep, shop, play and have fun during your time with us.
Current Welcome Center Hours
Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday - 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday - Noon - 5 p.m.
St. Joseph Today Gift Certificates are available for purchase at the St. Joseph Today Welcome Center. These certificates are that perfect gift for your favorite shopper, foodie and adventurer in your life. They can be redeemed at many of our member locations and include restaurants, shops, lodging, galleries, wineries and more.
Click here to learn more about our certificates.
Tune in to FM 94.9 as we talk about the WOW factor with Pat Moody every Thursday at 8:10 a.m. This week's segment (aired on September 18) includes information on the several area events including Artoberfest, Perennial Accents cooking classes, live music at the Buck and more! Guest: Vickie and Tara from Perennial Accents
To listen, just click play!
Saturdays May 31 thru October 18, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m Lake Bluff Park between Broad and Pleasant Streets
Enjoy this seasonal event May thru October 10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m. Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph
The Fit 4 Fall 5K is a run/walk event designed to raise monetary support for up to three charities with local significance to the St. Joseph/Benton Harbor area.
DATE: Sunday, October, 5, 2014 TIME: 4:00 - 8:00 pm LOCATION: Tosi's Restaurant, 4337 Ridge Road, Stevensville, MI 49127 COST: $75/person; 100% of which is a charitable donation for the Krasl Art Center's education and exhibition programming.
100 Women Strong, a nonprofit organization that provides emergency funds to Berrien County women, will host its third annual Leaders of Distinction luncheon at noon, Oct. 15.
Monday, October 6th at 7:00 PM
Join the Y in October, and the day you join is = to the joining fee!
Just mention "St. Joe Today" and receive a free jar of locally made jam with your purchase of $20.00 or more! This offer cannot be combined with any other offers. One jar of jam per customer.