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February

Hunchback of Notre Dame has been added to your travel planner!
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Hunchback of Notre Dame

Dates: February 16 - March 04, 2018 8:00 p.m. Fri. and Sat.; 2:00 p.m. Sun. (CT)

Memorial Opera House opens their 125th Anniversary Season with Victor Hugo's epic story of love, acceptance and what it means to be a hero. Quasimodo, the deformed bell ringer who longs to be...Read More

Music Heritage Series at the National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Music Heritage Series at the National Lakeshore

Date: Friday, February 16 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. (CT)

Join in with the Save the Tunes Council as they perform traditional music associated with the sounds of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Tune up your vocal cords and gather for a sing-a-long....Read More

Saturdays @ PoCo Muse has been added to your travel planner!
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Saturdays @ PoCo Muse

Dates: January 20 - December 15, 2018 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

On the third Saturday of each month, the Porter County Museum features a story that is given a special emphasis. These are often exhibit openings, highlights of future exhibit topics, or developed...Read More

Snowshoe Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Snowshoe Hike

Date: Saturday, February 17 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Meet a ranger at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center for a quick lesson on using snowshoes and then take a guided snowshoe walk to enjoy the beauty of winter. A limited number of snowshoes are available...Read More

Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra Concert has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso University Symphony Orchestra Concert

Date: Saturday, February 17 7:30 p.m. (CT)

Valparaiso University music department presents Symphony Orchestra Concert. The concerto competition student winners join the University Symphony for solo performances.

Winter Ecology Family Overnight has been added to your travel planner!
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Winter Ecology Family Overnight

Dates: February 17 - February 18, 2018 9:00 a.m. Saturday - 10:00 a.m. Sunday (CT)

Discover the magic of winter in the dunes. Join naturalists for snowshoeing, stewardship, a night hike, campfire, astronomy skits, games, nature crafts and more. Complete detail and an event...Read More

Film Series at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
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Film Series at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Date: Sunday, February 18 2:00 p.m.

Get out of the house this January and enjoy some free films at Indiana Dunes. Join staff and visitors a the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center for the screening of the ...Read More

Science Saturday has been added to your travel planner!
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Science Saturday

Date: Saturday, February 24 Call for times (CT)

Meet scientists, discover how science works, and learn about scientific investigations going on within the Great lakes national parks.

Film Series at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
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Film Series at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Date: Sunday, February 25 2:00 p.m.

Get out of the house this January and enjoy some free films at Indiana Dunes. Join staff and visitors a the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center for the screening of Lake Michigan in a ...Read More

March

An Evening with the BoDeans "Stripped Down" has been added to your travel planner!
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An Evening with the BoDeans "Stripped Down"

Date: Thursday, March 01 7:30 p.m. (CT)

Long known as one of the best live acts in the business, BoDeans continue to tour year-round and continue to deliver amazing, high-energy performances. BoDeans now reside in a small group of bands...Read More

Sideways Stories From Wayside School has been added to your travel planner!
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Sideways Stories From Wayside School

Dates: March 02 - March 17, 2018 Times vary by date (CT)

You can imagine the confusion at Wayside School when the builder made a terrible mistake. Instead of building 30 classrooms side by side, he built them one on top of another. Perhaps this accounts...Read More

Botany for Beginners has been added to your travel planner!
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Botany for Beginners

Date: Saturday, March 03 10:00 a.m. - Noon (CT)

Learn about basic botanical facts, plant succession in the Indiana Dunes, and a little about some of the more common plant families. Register by calling Gia Wagner at 219-395-1552.

Maple Sugar Time has been added to your travel planner!
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Maple Sugar Time

Dates: March 03 - March 04, 2018 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Warm up with an early taste of spring at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's annual Maple Sugar Time. The historic Chellberg Farm will be bustling with the activities of maple sugaring on the...Read More

Always...Patsy Cline has been added to your travel planner!
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Always...Patsy Cline

Dates: March 09 - March 11, 2018 7:00 p.m. (CT)

The girls are back in the hit musical, Always...Patsy Cline! Starring Mary Kay Steele as Patsy Cline and Michele Gustin as Louise Seger. Always...Patsy Cline is based on the true story of Patsy...Read More

Ordinary Days has been added to your travel planner!
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Ordinary Days

Dates: March 09 - March 25, 2018 Fri. & Sat. 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 3:00 p.m. (CT)

From one of musical theatre's most exciting new composers comes Ordinary Days, a refreshingly honest and funny musical about making real connections in the city that never sleeps (but probably
...Read More

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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.