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November

Hour Glass Museum Open House has been added to your travel planner!
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Hour Glass Museum Open House

Sponsored by: Hour Glass House Museum

Dates: September 21 - November 16, 2014 From: 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Following the October 19th open house there will be a program by Dennis Norman, "Indian Trails to Rails to Roads".

Following the November 16th open house join the Ogden Dunes Church to...Read More

October

Haunted Railroad & Fall Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Haunted Railroad & Fall Festival

Sponsored by: Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Dates: October 01 - November 01, 2014 Call for times

Held the entire month of October, The Haunted Railroad & Fall Festival is sure to be a spooky good time. This family friendly event kicks off with a haunted railway garden of skeletons, ghosts,...Read More

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

Sponsored by: County Line Orchard

Dates: October 06 - October 31, 2014 From: 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Gather your family and come spend a day at County Line Orchard.  Featuring over 30 varieties of u-pick apples and a pumpkin patch.  They offer many different types of sweets and treats....Read More

Owl Banding in the Dunes has been added to your travel planner!
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Owl Banding in the Dunes

Dates: October 12 - November 16, 2014 Call for times

Join naturalists for the 7th year of Saw-whet Owl Banding at Indiana Dunes State Park.

3rd Annual Halloween Hullabaloo has been added to your travel planner!
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3rd Annual Halloween Hullabaloo

Sponsored by: Chicago Street Theatre

Dates: October 18 - November 01, 2014 TBD

Chicago Street Theatre will feature two Halloween shows: Frankenstein and Scary Godmother!  Reserve your spot now for Mary Shelly's classic horror tale and bring your whole family to the funky...Read More

November

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos has been added to your travel planner!
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Celebrate Dia de los Muertos

Sponsored by: Porter County Museum

Date: Saturday, November 01 From: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

This traditional Mexican holiday will be commemorated with a variety of family friendly activities throughout the day.

Visitors to the POCO Muse can participate in various games, decorate sugar...Read More

Taltree 10K has been added to your travel planner!
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Taltree 10K

Sponsored by: Taltree Arboretum & Gardens

Date: Saturday, November 01 Starting: 9:00 AM

Take in the beautiful fall foliage on this 6.2 mile run/walk through the arboretum.  Run for experienced and novice runners and walkers.

Artists of the Dunes - Discussion has been added to your travel planner!
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Artists of the Dunes - Discussion

Sponsored by: Lubeznik Center for the Arts

Date: Saturday, November 08 From: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Join a diverse group of local artists for a conversation of place, beauty, and community.  These artists work with a variety of media, and come from different towns and backgrounds but they...Read More

Downton Abbey Day at the Museum has been added to your travel planner!
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Downton Abbey Day at the Museum

Sponsored by: Westchester Township History Museum

Date: Saturday, November 08 Starting: 2:00 PM

Do you love watching the talking about the PBS series Downton Abbey?  If so, join other fans at the Westchester Township History Museum for Downton Day at the Brown Mansion.

Chat about the...Read More

Indoor Garage Sale/Expo has been added to your travel planner!
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Indoor Garage Sale/Expo

Date: Saturday, November 15 From: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Huge indoor garage sale!!!

Operation Military Kids Family Camp has been added to your travel planner!
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Operation Military Kids Family Camp

Dates: November 15 - November 16, 2014 Saturday starts at 10:00 am; Sunday starts at 11:00 am

Two days of fun, games and exploration - just for military families!  Must reserve your spot in advance.

Reserve your space via email by sending your name, phone number and the number of...Read More

Winter Light Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Winter Light Festival

Sponsored by: Sunset Hill Farm County Park

Date: Saturday, November 22 From: 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Don't miss Northwest Indiana's top holiday light display and festival!  There will be pictures with Santa, music, crafts, cookie decorating, fireworks and more!  Guests have the opportunity...Read More

Holiday Lights - Sunset Hill Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Holiday Lights - Sunset Hill Farm

Sponsored by: Sunset Hill Farm County Park

Dates: November 23 - January 04, 2015 From: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Drive through Northwest Indiana's top holiday light displays.  

Santa's Holiday Forest has been added to your travel planner!
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Santa's Holiday Forest

Dates: November 28 - December 25, 2014 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM

A real Christmas tree - a perfect gift for the whole family!

Hometown Holiday Celebration & Twilight Christmas Parade has been added to your travel planner!
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Hometown Holiday Celebration & Twilight Christmas Parade

Sponsored by: Thomas Centennial Park

Date: Saturday, November 29 From: 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Get into the holiday spirit and become a part of a unique Chesterton tradition.  Celebrate Small Business Saturday in Duneland with an all-day Hometown Celebration event.  The Duneland...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.