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October

Toxic Avenger has been added to your travel planner!
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Toxic Avenger

Dates: October 04 - October 26, 2019 Check website for times

A Halloween Regional Premier! New Jersey's first Superhero takes the stage in this monster of a comedy based on the classic cult film. Affectionately known as Toxie, our new hero is a seven-foot
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Adult Hike - Sunset Hill Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Adult Hike - Sunset Hill Farm

Dates: March 02 - November 02, 2019 Check website for times

This hike will be led by a park naturalist and will be highly interactive and designed for adults. The theme will each month. Meet at the benches by the parking lot.

Annual NWI Storytelling Festival & Ghost Stories! has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual NWI Storytelling Festival & Ghost Stories!

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

A night of fright awaits you in this open-air concert at the Wilson Shelter for the 30th year in a row! Bring a blanket and a friend to hold on to as this program will feature a collection of spooky...Read More

Birdwatching Program in National Park's Miller Woods has been added to your travel planner!
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Birdwatching Program in National Park's Miller Woods

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

Join Jennifer Johnson of Wild Indigo and Audubon Great Lakes for a beginning birding class at Indiana Dunes National Park's Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education. Fall and winter are a...Read More

Brightside Music Presents: Willie Nile has been added to your travel planner!
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Brightside Music Presents: Willie Nile

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

The New York Times called Willie Nile "one of the most gifted singer songwriters to emerge from the New York scene in years." His album Streets of New York was hailed as "a platter for...Read More

Chesterton's European Market has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton's European Market

Dates: May 04 - October 26, 2019 Check website for times

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

Crawpuppies at County Line Orchard has been added to your travel planner!
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Crawpuppies at County Line Orchard

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

Great family-friendly fun and rock and roll!!!

Douglas Center Open House at National Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Douglas Center Open House at National Park

Dates: January 05 - December 28, 2019 Check website for times

Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end visitor center, especially the new Nature Play Zone where unstructured play in nature is the tradition. Help feed the center's resident turtles...Read More

Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

Join the staff and fellow volunteers in helping to care for your local national park. Wear comfortable clothes, work gloves and equipment will be provided. will be provided.

Fall Colors Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Colors Hike

Date: Saturday, October 19 Check website for times

Enjoy a ranger-led hike through the gorgeous maple trees in full fall colors at historic Chellberg Farm. The hike begins in the Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm parking lot. Please dress for the...Read More

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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.