Experience

Couples Weekend

Day 1

  • Enjoy a delicious breakfast at Flesor’s Candy Kitchen in downtown Tuscola

  • Shop ‘til you drop at Tuscola Outlet Shops

  • Explore local history at the Douglas County Museum

  • Experience an amazing selection of works by numerous area artists at The Vault Arts Collective.

  • Grab some lunch at The Pantry, near the Outlet or Flesor's Candy Kitchen, downtown Tuscola

  • Head south to Arcola and tour downtown to see The One and Only Hippie Memorial, Sweeping Beauties Broom Art and Walldog Murals 

  • Take a walk through tour of Arcola's Raggedy Ann Museum

  • Enjoy a ride through the countryside to Sullivan for specialty shopping at Cathrine’s Gallery and Gifts, Makers Mercantile and Reverie & Rule.

  • Enjoy dinner at one of Sullivan’s many restaurants including Rosati’s, El Paso or North End Pub & Grill.

  • After dinner settle in for drinks at 5 West Coffee & Wine Lounge and take in a show at The Little Theatre on the Square.

  • Lodging options around Sullivan include numerous camping sites, Coyote Cabins, and Firefly Lodge.  If your idea of a comfy night's sleep is well known brand hotels, take a short drive back to Arcola's Best Western or Tuscola's Holiday Inn Express, Baymont Inn or Super 8.

Day 2

  • Start your day with the taste of home cooking at the Jo's Country Diner in Chesterville or  Roselin's in Arthur.  Take a latte for the road from Roselin's!

  • Explore the Amish countryside for woodworking ideas and quaint shopping and then take in an Amish tour.  The Arthur Visitor Center would love to help with the arrangements for a tour or homecooked meal in an Amish kitchen!

  • Enjoy a leisurly  lunch with some down-home cooking at Yoder’s Kitchen or good old-fashioned barbecue at Pauly’s BBQ in Arthur

  • Shop all the quaint stores in Downtown Arthur as you meander the walks and enjoy the atmosphere of a less hurried life.

  • Finish your getaway in Amish country with a drive back through the country side to a delishous dinner at Shae's in Arcola.

 

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