Can you get to the St. Joseph Lighthouses?
Yes you can. You can access the north pier by making a left on Main Street (M-63) from downtown St. Joseph, driving over the bridge and making a left Momany Drive. From there, follow the signs for Tiscornia Beach/Lighthouse. Park in the public lot and enjoy the walk to check out the lighthouse. Maps and further assistance are available at the St. Joseph Today Welcome Center located at 301 State Street in St. Joseph.
When I arrive in downtown St. Joseph, where can I find parking?
There are many options for parking within a reasonable distance to downtown St. Joseph. Most of which are free, but may have time limitations. Signage is available on site and you can also see a map that includes parking lots information by clicking here. In addition, parking is available at the Berrien County Courthouse parking lot after business hours. This lot is located at Main and Port Streets and is a short distance from downtown St. Joseph.
What are the hours of the shops downtown?
We are fortunate to have a fantastic selection of unique shops downtown. Hours for them very as they are independent businesses. Shops are generally open all year long and open daily, many shops also offer hours by appointment. Click here to see a list of area shops and information. It is recommended if traveling a long distance for a shop, to contact the store directly or the Welcome Center to confirm hours.
What events are going on in the St. Joseph area?
As a year-round destination, St. Joseph and its surrounding communities offer a diverse selection of events throughout the year. A list of many upcoming events produced by St. Joseph Today, the City and our membership can be found on our events page. We are here to help you plan for your trip so please contact us for additional event information by calling the Welcome Center at 269.985.1111 or contacting us by email.
I am planning a trip to your area, and need maps and information – can you help me?
YES! We can help you in planning your trip and our team is happy to provide you with requested information by email or mail. To get your request started, please contact us and let us know what you are looking for. We can provide maps and area publications as well as information on area events, shops, restaurants and attractions.