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Chicago's Backyard

I begin this blog to introduce you to the hidden treasures that await Chicagoans just across the border in Northern Indiana. I am the founder of Amish Acres in Nappanee and have spent the last five decades of my life as a self proclaimed booster of the simplicity, beauty and peacefulness of this place. My... Read more »

Amish Acres Celebrates the Harvest with a Bounty of Fall Activities

Amish Acres Celebrates the Harvest with a Bounty of Fall Activities
Fall Harvest Days Experience fall down on the farm at Amish Acres in Nappanee, Ind. We’ll be hosting a full slate of activities during Fall Harvest Days, Sept. 17-Oct. 31.  Our 80-acre historic farm and courtyard will be decked out with corn shocks, pumpkins and scarecrows galore! The Harvest Market will feature crisp fall apples,... Read more »

Labor Day Getaway

Labor Day Getaway
All Inclusive Labor Day Getaway Package for only $99 Labor Day Weekend Specials Picnic Buffet Free Wine Tasting Live Music Last Weekend to see Ring of Fire: A Tribute to the Music of Johnny Cash  Kids Labor Day Coloring Contest at The Inn at Amish Acres and The Nappanee Inn $99 per person (based on double occupancy)... Read more »
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Heart of Summer

Heart of Summer
Embrace the Heart of Summer at Amish Acres in Nappanee, Ind. The corn is high; the tomatoes and green beans are ripe for pickin’; fresh mint tea is brewing in the kitchen; and soon the fall harvest will begin.  Don’t let summer slip by without a visit to Amish Acres in Nappanee, Indiana.  Our All-Inclusive... Read more »
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    Richard Pletcher

    Richard Pletcher, with his father, founded Amish Acres in 1968 to preserve the Stahly-Nissley-Kuhns Amish farm in Nappanee, Indiana. The farm has now become a heritage resort complete with eighteen restored buildings, live musical theatre, family style restaurant, two country inns and unique shops.

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