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5 mile Drive In

ContactKen Hook
Address28190 M152
Dowagiac, MI 49047

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Back to Wild Adventures

ContactCarlyn Morris
Address406 Michigan Avenue
Dowagiac , MI 49047

Back to Wild Adventures is your premier destination for outdoor exploration and corporate team-building experiences in the heart of the Midwest. Specializing in guided group and custom hiking, kayaking, and camping excursions, we offer unparalleled opportunities to connect with nature and foster team camaraderie.

Services Offered:

  • Guided Group Adventures: Embark on thrilling group excursions exploring the diverse landscapes and waterways of the Midwest.
  • Customized Outdoor Experiences: Tailor-made adventures designed to suit your preferences and skill levels, ensuring an unforgettable journey into the wilderness.
  •  Corporate Outings: Foster teamwork and creativity in the great outdoors with our specially curated corporate outings, perfect for team building and rejuvenation.
  • Nature-Powered Problem Solving: Harness the transformative power of nature for problem-solving and creative ideation sessions, providing a unique approach to corporate development.

At Back to Wild Adventures, our mission is to welcome everyBODY of any age, size, race, capability, sexual orientation, or gender identification to join us in experiencing the beauty and wonder of the great outdoors.

Let’s get Back to Wild!

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Bad Axe Billy's
Address30416 M62 W
Dowagiac, MI 49047

Whether throwing or just watching the action, experience the excitement of our custom mobile axe throwing trailers. Axe throwing is a safe, easy, and fun entertainment option.  Safe: An experienced instructor oversees your experience, showing you how to throw safely and effectively. Our lanes are built with extra safety measures to avoid bounce backs.  Easy: With instruction, you should be able to experience the thrill of hitting the target within just a few throws.  Fun: We always do our best to give you a night to remember. Axe throwing is a unique, memorable experience. We are always trying out new games to challenge your skills, and offer different ways to be competitive.

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Bottle Run, LLC., The

ContactJason Menken
Dowagiac, MI 49047
Telephone(269) 256-4487

We are a boutique wine tour experience for you and your 5 or 6 besties.  We are currently owner-operated, with a luxury car to keep your wine country adventure stylish and comfortable.  We know ALL the best places that might fly under the radar yet are infinitely worthy of your attention! 

This tour is for like-minded wine lovers, curious and thirsty for both wine and knowledge. Tasting will be guided by the wine consultants. Our tours will include 3 winery stops on a predetermined route. Tours are available 7 days a week and subject to availability.
The Bottle Run is not a party bus. We cater to the discerning and curious wine lovers who want to have a memorable experience. Special request or accommodations?  Contact us!  We can accommodate up to 7 passengers at this time. 

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Cass County Fair Association
AddressPO Box 56 / 590 N. O'Keefe St.
Cassopolis, MI 49031

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Doe-Wah-Jack Canoe Rental

ContactRandy Rea
AddressPO Box 9063
Benton Harbor, MI 49022


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Dowagiac Elks Lodge # 889

ContactRay Klomes
Address300 Riverside Dr.
Dowagiac, MI 49047

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If you'd like to enjoy the best view in town, while dining out this weekend, the Dowagiac Elks Lodge is your answer. The lodge features Friday night dinners, a nine-hole golf course, golf outings and banquet facilities that can accommodate up to 250 people. And, be sure to remember, special events at the lodge are always open to the public.

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Four Winds Casinos

ContactScott Brewer, VP of Government Affairs & Community Relations
Address58700 M-51 South
Dowagiac, MI 49047

Escape to Four Winds New Buffalo with 2,600 slots, more than 50 game tables, five restaurants and a multipurpose event center.  Visit Four Winds Hartford, which offers more than 500 slots, eight tables and the second location of the popular Timbers Fast Food & Deli.  Four Winds Dowagiac features 400 slots, seven game tables and the third Timbers restaurant. 

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Indian Lake Hills Golf Course

ContactLynn & Steve Miller
Address55321 Brush Lake Road
Eau Claire, MI 49111

Scenery doesn't get much better than this. Indian Lake Hills Golf Course and its 27 holes are situated through a scenic woods and orchards. Its restaurant and lounge overlook beautiful Indian Lake. Its driving range is elevated and all-grass, perfect for all range of clubs.  Group outings are welcome. Power carts are available.

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Lake Effect Powersports

ContactTyler O'Connor
Address67990 West M-152
Benton Harbor , MI 49022


Conveniently located in the heart of Sister Lakes, Lake Effect Powersports sells new and pre-owned watercraft, provides daily and weekly rental of ski boats and pontoons, provides off-season storage and has a full-service parts department and a pro shop.
Lake Effect is a growing family-owned and operated business that is open year-round. The present-day company was established in 1999, when Lake Effect Marine and Sister Lakes Kawasaki Recreation/Rent-All merged into one operation.
Vacationers can rent a ski boat or pontoon for the day or week. Rental fees inlcude delivery and pick-up of the boat to and from any public access within Sister Lakes, plus your first tank of gas, oil and all safety equipment. Rentals are also available for use outside of the Sister Lakes area with a delivery charge.

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Nitro Zone

Address56419 Pokagon St
Dowagiac, MI 49047

A premier entertainment center for all ages with attractions including bowling, laser tag, axe throwing, arcade, billiards and a rollercoaster; space for birthday parties and corporate events. 

VST Entertainment, Inc. strives to provide a facility that is clean and safe, and is committed to focusing on delivering superior customer service. 

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Paladin Academy LLC

ContactBrian Darlas
Dowagiac, MI 49047
Paladin Academy became a reality because I wanted to share knowledge I have learned about self-preservation. My goal is to be an educational resource and train anyone that wishes to develop a lifestyle of self-preservation.  Self-preservation is not just about firearms, it is a lifestyle that includes situational awareness, conflict avoidance, mental and emergency preparation for you and your loved ones. 

I am willing to travel to most locations in Southwest Michigan/North Central Indiana to provide classes that do not require the use of a range for live fire requirements, The majority of my live firearm training is conducted at Howard Township Conservation Club 2601 Terminal St, Niles, MI.

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Ramona Roller Rink

ContactHarold Schaus III
Address93103 CR 69
Dowagiac, MI 49047
Telephone(269) 424- 5736

This wonderful recreational gem, located within the heart of Sister Lakes, features an indoor roller rink and, during warmer months, miniature golf and Hudsonville ice cream.  Having opened in 1928, Ramona Roller Rink is the oldest business in Sister Lakes under continual operation.   The rink is also available for hockey and special events, such as birthday, school and church parties.  It has seasonal, and winter and summer hours.  Be sure to call ahead.

Swiss Valley Ski & Snowboard Area

Address13421 Mann Street
Jones, MI 49061


MSIA Michigan Snowsports Industries Association | Swiss Valley Ski Area

Founded in 1968, Swiss Valley is Southwestern Michigan’s favorite learn to ski and snowboard destination! Offering mixed terrain for all abilities, you can be sure to find yourself having a blast all winter long. Swiss Valley offers 11 trails, 2 terrain parks, an award winning PSIA/AASI  Snowsports school, and 100% snowmaking on the entire hill!

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Latest News from your Chamber

  • June 11th, 2024

    2024 Dowagiac Walking Challenge

    Walking challenge patch
    The Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce and  the City of Dowagiac recently announced the Dowagiac Walking Challenge. The free challenge consists of completing nine designated walks – ranging from one mile to four miles in length – in and around Dowagiac between Memorial Day and Labor Day 2024.
    Once a walk is completed, participants are asked to post a photo of themselves with the hashtag #DowagiacChallenge, or email photo proof as instructed, inorder to receive a commemorative Dowagiac Walking Challenge patch when they complete the nine walks.  Read more ...  
  • May 2nd, 2024

    Dowagiac Home & Garden Tour 2024 tickets available May 8

    Dowagiac, MI - May 8, 2024 - The Greater Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce is delighted to announce the highly anticipated return of the Dowagiac Home & Garden Tour, scheduled for June 22, 2024. From 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., attendees will have the opportunity to explore six of Dowagiac's most historic and picturesque properties, showcasing the architectural variety and historic charm of the region. 

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  • May 2nd, 2024

    Destination Dowagiac Events and Membership Directory available now!

    The 2024 edition of the Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce publication, Destination Dowagiac, is now available for free distribution at numerous Cass and Berrien County businesses, the Chamber of Commerce office, as well as at Pure Michigan Welcome Centers across Michigan.

    This guide not only contains the Chamber's Business Member Directory, but also a calendar of local events and festivals.  Highlighting places to stay, play, shop and dine, the directory serves as a guide for both visitors and local residents. 

    Call the Dowagiac Chamber of Commerce office for copies to distribute at your business. 


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