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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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To celebrate Midwest Living’s 25th anniversary, we chose our all-time favorite fall drives, the ones showcasing the best of the season and the region. All our drives deliver memorable scenery, towns...
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Each fall, Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize is part art walk, part city tour and entirely vacation-worthy.
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No matter your gridiron allegiance, Green Bay delivers a winning lineup of interesting places to eat, play and stay.
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Slow down and enjoy small towns such as Zoar, Ohio; Stockholm, Wisconsin; Lanesboro, Minnesota; Nappanee, Indiana; and Louisiana, Missouri.
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Take a trip back in time to historic covered bridges in counties throughout the Midwest.
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Let yourself relax into a slower gear with one of our beautiful fall drives through largely undiscovered parts of the Midwest.
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Take a scenic drive; explore a city, state or national park; or wander the tree-shaded streets of a small town to enjoy fall getaways in the Midwest.
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Whether you're up for a short ramble or a more adventurous outing, we've got ideas throughout the Midwest for parks where you can stretch your legs and enjoy the best of Midwest fall color.
Midwest Barn Quilt
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Take a scenic drive to discover these roadside gems—colorful quilt designs painted on barns—and to enjoy the countryside.
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Art, history and a splash of kitschy fun mingle in Eureka Springs, a Victorian town nestled in the wooded hills of Arkansas. Set aside an autumn weekend to savor its colorful charm.

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