Dyngus Day in Michiana is about three things: food, beer and politics (okay, polkas too). You can pick your own order of importance.
Here are a few of the places in the area we were able to get in touch with who are serving up sausage and more on Dyngus Day.
1633 N. Bendix Drive, South Bend
- Open 3 to 9 p.m.
- Serving Polish sausage and sandwiches.
109 E. Pendle St., South Bend
- Open at noon for 21 and older, food served at about 1 p.m.
- Serving Polish sausage, hard-boiled eggs and more.
- Plates $8, individual sausage sandwiches $2
- Music by Zane’s Way, starting at 7 p.m.
117 W. Jackson Blvd., Elkhart
- Open 5 p.m. until food runs out
- Serving plates of Polish sausage sandwich, sauerkraut, boiled egg and pirogi. You can also order just a sandwich with chips and add sauerkraut.
718 W. Indiana Ave., South Bend
- Opens at 8 a.m.
- Serving Polish sausage, ham and boiled eggs. Budweiser, Miller and Coors Light $2.50 per bottle
- Polka band 9 to 11 a.m. and 5 to 7 p.m.
112 E. Lexington Ave., Elkhart
- Open 11 a.m. until food runs out
- Serving Polish kielbasa, sweet and sour Polish cabbage, hard-boiled eggs, pickled beets, pirogis smothered in grilled onions with butter and noodles with chicken gravy
- U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski is scheduled to be there at 11 a.m.
- $8.50 for dinner plate with sandwich, boiled egg, Polish cabbage, pirogi and noodles; $4.50 for a sandwich
56199 Parkway Ave., Elkhart
- Open 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
- Serving Polish sausage, sweet and sour cabbage, buttered noodles, boiled eggs, rye toast and homemade Easter-type desserts. Bell’s Oberon and Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy on tap.