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September

Apples Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Apples Festival

Dates: September 15 - September 16, 2018 11:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

This family-friendly event features seasonal activities such as free tractor pulled hayrides, a Kid's Corner with games and crafts and even apple-chucking catapults. You can help make cider using an...Read More

Brews-Blues-BBQ Fest has been added to your travel planner!
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Brews-Blues-BBQ Fest

Date: Saturday, September 15 4:00 - 10:00 pm. (CT)

Burn's Harbor's Food Truck Square is proud to host the annual Brews-Blues-BBQ-Fest. Come enjoy the fine cooking of a variety of vendors in the region with BBQ on the menu. Rhythm and Blues band,...Read More

Lorie's Lakeside Century has been added to your travel planner!
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Lorie's Lakeside Century

Date: Saturday, September 15 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

Lorie's Lakeside Century offers a variety of routes for both novice and seasoned riders: 26-mile, 39-mile, 62-mile, 75-mile and a 100-mile century from Chesterton, IN to New Buffalo, MI. Included in...Read More

Singing Sands Star Gaze has been added to your travel planner!
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Singing Sands Star Gaze

Date: Saturday, September 15 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. (CT)

Meet local astronomers from the Calumet Astronomical Society for a night of star gazing. Special telescopes will be set up as well as periodic constellation talks. Bring a blanket and join them on...Read More

Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball has been added to your travel planner!
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Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball

Date: Saturday, September 15 Noon (CT)

Vintage Base Ball is a pastime, with its beginnings and progressions mimicking those that occurred in America over 160 years ago. Teams like the Sunset Hill Colonels compete today wearing period...Read More

LaPorte Chain of Lakes Paddle has been added to your travel planner!
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LaPorte Chain of Lakes Paddle

Date: Sunday, September 16 Check website for times

A centerpiece of the City of LaPorte, Pine and Stone Lakes offer paddlers over 9 miles of shoreline to explore. From the busy marinas on Pine Lake to secluded lily pad covered bays of Stone and...Read More

World Cultural Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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World Cultural Festival

Date: Sunday, September 16 Noon - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

The World Cultural Festival is a celebration of art, food, dance, and music from around the world. This family-friendly event features authentic cultural music and dancing, hands-on educational...Read More

Acorn Concert Series has been added to your travel planner!
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Acorn Concert Series

Date: Saturday, September 22 5:30 gates open; 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Craft beer, wine, and local food favorites will be available to purchase during the concert. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. This is a family-friendly event. Smoking and outside beverages...Read More

Hooked on Art - Live Street Art Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Hooked on Art - Live Street Art Festival

Date: Saturday, September 22 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Join at Thomas Centennial Park in historic downtown Chesterton, for the Annual Hooked on Art-Live Street Art Festival. Watch live street artists use a variety of mediums to express their creativity;
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street a Musical Thriller has been added to your travel planner!
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street a Musical Thriller

Dates: September 28 - October 14, 2018 Fri. and Sat. 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 2:00 p.m. (CT)

In this infamous tale Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. The road to...Read More

Century of Progress Homes Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Century of Progress Homes Tour

Date: Saturday, September 29 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Explore five houses that were originally displayed in the 1933 Chicago World's Fair and are now located in the National Lakeshore. Tour the Cypress Log, Florida Tropical, Armco-Ferro, and...Read More

National Public Lands Day has been added to your travel planner!
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National Public Lands Day

Date: Saturday, September 29 10:00 a.m. - Noon (CT)

Indiana Dunes State Park asks the public to join them on National Public Lands Day where they will help tackle invasive species, learning about the park and exploring ways to preserve our lands. Come...Read More

St. Peter GermanFest has been added to your travel planner!
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St. Peter GermanFest

Date: Saturday, September 29 Noon - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Inspired by Chicago's Christkindlmarket, they have invited all types of German crafters and bakers to set-up shop. There will be a wide selection of German and craft beer from around the region and

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Valpo Brewfest has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo Brewfest

Date: Saturday, September 29 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. (CT)

Join the 9th Annual Brewfest. This annual event is a celebration of great craft beer and the cool people that enjoy it. Sample over 200 different styles of beers from America's best craft brewers....Read More

HERO Half Marathon has been added to your travel planner!
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HERO Half Marathon

Date: Sunday, September 30 8:00 a.m. (CT)

Run on the most beautiful course in the Midwest. Great views of Lake Michigan, the Dunes and wetlands. A truly unique course when nature is at its fall peak.

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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.