Welcome to River Country! Enjoy some family fun such as kayaking or canoeing the 150 miles of rivers in greater St. Joseph County. View the Langley Covered Bridge, spanning 282 feet over the St. Joseph River in Centreville. Meander the area and view the historical landmarks and the largest Amish community in Michigan. Enjoy delicious cuisine at one of our great restaurants, stay in our lodging facilities and take a few days to unwind with family and friends. With local shops, bookstores and our many attractions and events, there’s no reason not to make your next destination, River Country. Click here to view all the River Country Events.
Take in some of our annual events such as the 56th Annual Three Rivers Water Festival (June 14-16th), complete with a carnival, fireworks and a parade. Sturgis Days (June 27-30th) allows families to learn about the history of Sturgis, Michigan. Enjoy magic acts from all over the world as famous magicians converge to Colon, Michigan, to participate in the 75th Annual Magic Festival (August 1-4th). Fireworks, river contests and live entertainment are just some of the fun at the 25th Annual Mendon Riverfest (August 16-18th), along the banks of the St. Joseph River in Mendon, Michigan. Visit the St. Joseph County Grange Fair (Sept. 16-22nd) to enjoy grandstand events such as Alan Jackson on September 22nd (tickets on sale starting 2/29/12). The Three Rivers Color Tour (October 14th) has many locations for visitors to take in a classic car show, enjoy the scarecrow contest, participate in children’s games, and enjoy the beautiful change of colors in River Country.
We would like to prepare a custom visitor packet to help you plan your next trip to River Country. Visit our Contact Page or call 800-447-2821 to receive a free customized visitor packet or request our new visitor guide.