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Fall getaways

Fall in the Midwest brings gorgeous color, smaller crowds and great opportunities for weekend getaways. Check out some of our picks for fall travel around the Midwest.

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Every autumn, some 400,000 people come to explore Grand Rapids’ famed ArtPrize. Experts tell us how to navigate the sprawling exhibition like a pro.
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Fall brings new color to arts-minded Grand Rapids, Michigan, in the form of golden leaves and bronze sculptures. There’s no better time to visit.
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September and October bring fire-hued foliage, migrating birds and avid outdoors-lovers to Duluth, a jewel of a city along Minnesota’s Lake Superior shore. Here’s how to make the most of a busy-...
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One hour from downtown Indianapolis, Brown County’s fall show continues to captivate visitors more than a century after artists first fell under its spell.
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In fall, the phrase "get lost" takes on a new meaning. We gladly lose ourselves on drives through lush fall foliage, on bike rides through crisp temperatures and in...

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Savor autumn afternoons and campus staples—football games at 24,000-seat Yager Stadium, historical architecture, a tight-knit community—with a side of wilderness at the small-town campus in Oxford,...
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The art-smart campus at Indiana University Bloomington promises plenty of fun for a weekend getaway.
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Michigan State University in East Lansing always feels ready for a good time.
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Experience the simple pleasures of fall with with outdoorsy activities in Stillwater, Minnesota (20 miles northeast of downtown Saint Paul). 

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Perhaps best known as home of the posh The Osthoff Resort and its Aspira spa, Elkhart Lake (an hour north of Milwaukee) packs a few active surprises, too.

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