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Unwind in one of our hotels, inns or B&Bs.
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Keep busy in our year-round playground.
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Savor our huge menu of unique and tasty treats. Yum!
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Find great deals and cool treasures downtown.
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Join in the fun at fairs, festivals and more!

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Head to St. Joseph and find so much to do that you'll wonder how to fit it all in.

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.


Escape to an inviting sanctuary that's so close you can reach out and touch it.

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.


Plug in and stay up-to-date with a steady stream of the latest ways to have fun.

Want to keep in touch? Be the first to know what exciting things we have in store. Continue your St. Joseph experience by following us on Facebook and Twitter. You can also sign up for our e-newsletter filled with upcoming events and other St. Joseph news. Or contact us for tons of ideas for your next fun-filled getaway.


Drop by and say hi. We'll help you find great ways to enjoy your time here.

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 - Closed (until May 4)


Gift Certificates

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.

WOW Factor with Pat Moody

Tune in to FM 94.9 or AM1400 as we talk about the WOW factor with Pat Moody every Thursday at 8:10 a.m.This week's segment includes information on live music at the Livery, the Easter EGGStravaganza, the upcoming Prohibition Party and more! Special Guests: Robert Montgomery from Players Bar & Grille and Cynthia Hagedorn from Square Peg Events

To listen, just click play!

Calendar of Events

St. Joseph Today Events

It's Finally Friday - April 25 Derby Party


On the last day of each month many of St. Joseph's downtown shops and stores offer later hours, refreshments, open houses and more! Hours are 5pm-8pm.


Antiques on the Bluff - May


1st Sunday of every month May thru October 10:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m. Lake Bluff Park, downtown St. Joseph


Upcoming Events

YMCA Healthy Kids Day


A healthy day of fun for the whole family...


2nd Annual RACERS Superhero 5K Run / Walk & Kids 1K Fun Run


Saturday, April 26, 2014 9:00 AM (EST) Whirlpool Riverview Campus, 600 West Main St, Benton Harbor, MI EVENT SCHEDULE Same Day Registration and Packet Pickup: 7:30 am // Kids Fun Run: 8:30 am // 5K Run and Walk: 9:00 am


Recent News

2014 Blossomtime Festival Presents the 35th Annual 5K Run/Walk for the Buds

Saturday, May 3rd at 10:30 a.m.


Play Writing Workshops with Jim Henry at Box Factory for the Arts

Two workshops on May 10 and 17 by Jim Henry will kickoff this year's "Out of the Box Playfest" at the Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph, MI.


Special Offers

Rejuvenate at the Renaissance Athletic Club with the Boulevard Inn

Enjoy a Fitness & Massage Package while staying at the Boulevard Inn!


Book in June or July and Receive Complimentary Stay Six Months Later

Take advantage of this awesome promo! Book a block for your wedding or group in the months of June or July and receive a complimentary stay six months down the road.


Become a Member

Love St. Joseph as much as we do? Join St. Joseph Today to help raise awareness of our area, boost business and tourism and augment the effort of local governmental units. We welcome businesses, residents and friends interested in the area. Learn more about the benefits of membership.