There's so much waiting to be discovered at The Indiana Dunes

Located along the southern tip of Lake Michigan, the Indiana Dunes attracts millions of visitors each year. While best known for its world class beaches, the Indiana Dunes and its surrounding areas offer so much more. World class cuisine, breathtaking scenery, eclectic nightlife and exhilarating biking and hiking await you on your next trip to the Dunes.

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The Indiana Dunes

Come see the towering sand dunes and more than 70 miles of hiking and biking trails through dunes, forests, marshes and prairies.

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The Indiana Dunes

Accommodations

From bed & breakfasts to friendly motels, you’ll find accommodations perfectly suited to your travel style.

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Accommodations

Beyond the Beach

There’s far more to Indiana Dunes Country than waves and sand. Step beyond the beach and discover more.

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Beyond the Beach

Must Sees

Make the most of your trip to Indiana Dunes! Don't miss out on these must see attractions.

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Must Sees

Dining & Nightlife

Explore past the Dunes and uncover the hospitality of the surrounding areas.

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Dining & Nightlife

Downtowns

Discover the charm of our distinct communities as you pursue your passions along quiet streets and bustling avenues.

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Downtowns

Chesterton's European Market

Dates: May 03 - October 25, 2014 8:00 AM - 2:00PM

An outdoor family/artisanal market held in historic downtown Chesterton every Saturday from the beginning of May through the end of October.

Brauer Museum of Art New Acquisitions

Sponsored by: Valparaiso University Brauer Museum of Art

Dates: May 16 - August 11, 2014 Call for times

An exhibition of new acquisitions in the Brauer Museum of Art's Permanent Collection.

Parallel Pursuits: Tom Brand - Finding Form, Carole Stodder - Shaping Space

Sponsored by: Valparaiso University Brauer Museum of Art

Dates: May 16 - August 11, 2014 Call for times

An Exhibition featuring current work by Tom Brand and Carole Stodder at the Brauer Museum of Art.

Drawings by Fred Frey

Sponsored by: Valparaiso University Brauer Museum of Art

Dates: May 16 - August 11, 2014 Call for times

An exhibition at the Brauer Museum of Art of drawings by retired Valparaiso University Art Faculty Fred Frey.

South Point Cruise-In

Sponsored by: Harley Davidson of Valparasio

Dates: May 23 - September 05, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Live music featuring classic rock, country, oldies and more, beer garden, food, cars and bikes.  

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Indiana Dunes

Nature’s Masterpiece

Did you know the Indiana Dunes has a 15-mile coastline with sandy beaches, more than 70 miles of hiking trails and more than 350 species of birds? Explore the Indiana Dunes, then shake off the sand south of the dunes with great lodging, dining, shopping and attractions.

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