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Thrive Bus Tour Features Ligonier, IN

Thrive Noble County has announced the itinerary for their annual 101 Bus Tour coming on Friday, June 28.

Members of the public are invited to participate in a one-day guided tour of some of the unique sights and to meet some of the extraordinary people helping to make Ligonier and Noble County a great place to start a new business, raise a family, learn, invest, and play.

This year’s 101 Bus Tour will include guided facility tours, shopping, and activities at Annie Oakley Perfumery, Strong Tower Worship Center, Fashion Farm, Kenney Park (where participants will explore the future Strawberry Valley Cultural Trail), and See Me CNC, makers of 3D printers. Participants will enjoy exploring and networking while learning from the entrepreneurs and leaders at each stop about investments being made in western Noble County to enhance youth engagement, leadership development, and cultural amenities.

Cost to participate is $30.00 per person, which includes transportation on the Sylvan Cellars Party Bus, lunch, snacks, and all tour stops. Reservations are required and space is limited. Reserve at or by calling the Freedom Academy at 800-200-6499.

In addition to the 101 Bus Tour, Thrive Noble County will host a leadership course called “5 to Thrive” beginning in September. This series of sessions highlights each of the “5 Pillars” of Thrive. Speakers and activities will delve deeper into the opportunities under each “Pillar” in Noble County, as well as the importance of identifying, developing, nurturing and engaging in them to support the overall health and wellness of the county and its communities. Learn more at or call 260-636-3800 for information.