Canoeing and Kayaking in River Country

Imagine beautiful waterways, dozens of bird species, including bald eagles with the quiet serenity and harmony of nature all around you.   That’s what you’ll experience on the 150 miles of ...

Golfing in River Country

Get your clubs dusted off and make your way to one of River Country’s beautiful golf courses.  Visit St. Joe Valley Golf Club,  for excellent playing conditions on a picturesque ...

Amish in River Country

There are several Amish communities in Michigan, but the community in River Country, Southwest Michigan, is the largest in the state. Traveling through Amish land is very relaxing. You are ...


Camping in River Country

Our local campgrounds are gearing up for the upcoming camping season, which ...

Four Seasons, For Family, For Fun

Welcome to River Country!  Enjoy some family fun such as kayaking or ...

Historical Sites in River Country

Take a drive through River Country and feel the history of the ...

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River Country’s ‘Awesome August Events’

River Country’s Awesome August magically starts with the 77th Annual Abbott Magic Get-Together, August 6-9, 2014.   Outdoor ‘Busking’ (street magicians), magic shows at Abott Magic Company and stage shows every evening, 8pm, at the Colon High School Auditorium.  Dealer’s Room at the Colon Elementary School.  Arts/Craft Show on Friday and Saturday with the Magician’s […]

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July Sizzles in River Country

River Country continues it’s summer of fun with a sizzling July of activities.  The Village of White Pigeon hosts ‘White Pigeon Days’, July 11th and July 12th.  Two days of activities in downtown White Pigeon with a fireworks finale on July 12th at the White Pigeon High School Football field. If history is a passion […]

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The ‘MAGIC’ of River Country

Colon Michigan, in St. Joseph County, is considered the ‘Magic Capital of the World’.   The history of magic in Colon dates back to the 1920′s when famous magician, Harry (Bouton) Blackstone Sr., bought 208 acres in Colon and lived on Sturgeon Lake.   Mr. Blackstone treasured the serenity of Colon when not traveling and performing […]

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Car Shows in River Country

Whether you are a car ‘buff’ or just enjoy the looks and sleek lines of vintage cars, River Country brings the past to life.  Classic and vintage cars are on display at many of River Country’s events this year.  The season starts off on Sunday, May 4th, with the Mendon Old Car Dust-Off.  The event […]

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River Country’s Farms & Farmer’s Markets

Agriculture is the second largest industry in Michigan, employing a million Michigan residents.  Taste a sampling of River Country’s finest produce or select hanging flower baskets, vegetable plants and flats of flowers, as Michigan is one of the largest flower producers in the nation. Gladiolas grow in fields just north of Three Rivers along Michigan […]

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