Plan your Family Getaway to Grant County

We offer wonderful and affordable family getaways. Everybody loves Garfield, the lasagna- loving cat. Jim Davis, Garfield’s creator hails from Grant County, and The Garfield Trail features 11 whimsical statues depicting the character of the town in which it stands. Upland’s Ivanhoe’s Restaurant, a local hangout for more than 50 years, offers up 100 varieties of milkshakes and sundaes!

Splash House Water Park has racing slides, lazy river, tipping water bucket, and the biggest waves in Indiana at the wave pool. Voted ‘Best Pizza’ by locals, Brook’s Upper Crust Pizza is a true neighborhood pizzeria offering amazing specialty pizzas. River’s Edge Family Golf Center offers a challenging miniature golf course, batting cages, and driving range.

Hoosier Hospitality is the hallmark of Grant County, home to fantastic festivals and events, unique dining opportunities, one-of-a-kind museums, and great family fun!


DAY 1 Follow The Garfield Trail in Grant County and find the fat cat Garfield for terrific photo-ops! Discover incredible tenderloin sandwiches and amazing ice cream treats at Ivanhoe’s Restaurant. After dinner, head over to River’s Edge Family Golf Center for a challenging round of mini-golf!


DAY 2 Soak up some fun in the sun at the Splash House Water Park! Then grab some delicious pizza at Brook’s Upper Crust Pizza. Kids love playing at Matter Park, one of only eight parks in the nation designated as a Proven Winners Signature Garden. Top off the evening with a relaxing stroll along the scenic Mississinewa Riverwalk.

LOCATION 60 minutes north of Indianapolis, 45 minutes south of Ft. Wayne along I-69.