- The list below includes 71 free or cheap things to do in or near Goshen, Indiana, including 64 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Movie Theaters, Breweries and Dog Park.
- From Robert L. Nelson Dog Park to Linway Plaza Cinema, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Goshen and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Mishawaka, South Bend, Elkhart and Shipshewana.
Known by the local lake residents as simply Pete's, Pete's Simonton Lake Tavern is a family owned restaurant-bar offering lunch and dinner. There is also outdoor seating, weather permitting, and occasional live entertainment.
Simonton Lake is one of the most popular fishing sites in the entire state. Visitors can enjoy boating, hiking along a number of trails that run next to the lake, swimming, and fishing of bluegill, walleye, and largemouth bass.
Learn about the local Indiana Amish and Mennonite communities at the non-profit Menno-Hof information center. Hands-on activities, a guided tour, lunch for planned groups, and a gift shop with hand-made Amish and Mennonite goods ensure an enjoyable visit.