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August

4th Street Theater Presents "Miss Julie" has been added to your travel planner!
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4th Street Theater Presents "Miss Julie"

Dates: July 17 - August 02, 2015 8:00 p.m. (CST); Sundays 3:00 p.m. (CST)

"Miss Julie" is August Strindberg's naturalistic tragedy about sex, greed and manipulation. Told in one act over the course of one evening. The play deals with the power struggle...Read More

Babapaloosa has been added to your travel planner!
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Babapaloosa

Date: Sunday, August 02 Noon - 8:00 p.m. (CST)

An all-day music festival to benefit the See Change Foundation. There will be a beer garden, local food vendors, kids' fun area, 50/50, raffle items, silent auctions and more. You will enjoy 6...Read More

Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm Open House has been added to your travel planner!
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Bailly Homestead and Chellberg Farm Open House

Dates: May 24 - September 06, 2015 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CST)

Tour the Chellberg Farmhouse and Bailly Homestead to learn about the lives of early Duneland farm families.

Beverly Shores Then and Now has been added to your travel planner!
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Beverly Shores Then and Now

Dates: July 10 - September 04, 2015 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (CST)

Learn about the history of Beverly Shores, which began as a planned resort community in 1927. The exhibit will include town landmarks and the former Beverly Shores School.

Bike Ride with a Ranger has been added to your travel planner!
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Bike Ride with a Ranger

Dates: May 24 - September 06, 2015 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. (CST)

Join a ranger for a bike ride starting at the Dunewood Campground and traveling along the Calumet Bike Trail at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. This two-hour guided ride will be offered every...Read More

Chesterton Art Fair has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton Art Fair

Dates: August 01 - August 02, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)

A two-day fine art fair with more than 90 artists exhibiting artwork in a multitude of mediums - painting, drawing, photography, jewelry, sculpture, weaving, glass and pottery.

Fort Building Contest has been added to your travel planner!
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Fort Building Contest

Dates: May 02 - September 06, 2015 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CST)

Bring the family or a group to Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Nature Play Zone for a nature fort building challenge. Using natural and other materials found in the Nature Play Zone, see if you...Read More

Hermann Gurfinkel: Hidden Northwest Indiana Legend has been added to your travel planner!
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Hermann Gurfinkel: Hidden Northwest Indiana Legend

Dates: May 15 - August 09, 2015 Tue., Thu., Fri., Sat and Sun. noon - 5:00 p.m. (CST); Wed. 10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (CST)

Held in the museum's Ferguson Gallery.

Kids Rule at the National Lakeshore Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
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Kids Rule at the National Lakeshore Visitor Center

Dates: January 04 - December 27, 2015 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CST)

Join a ranger at the Visitor Center's activity room for a Sunday of kids' activities, puppet shows, stories, and fun. This will help your children learn a little more about their neighborhood...Read More

Lakeshore PAWS Dog Wash has been added to your travel planner!
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Lakeshore PAWS Dog Wash

Date: Sunday, August 02 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Come on our to get your dog washed, his or her nails clipped and have some food and fun in the process all benefiting Lakeshore PAWS.

Miller Woods Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Miller Woods Hike

Dates: May 24 - August 23, 2015 1:30 p.m. (CST)

Spectacular Miller Woods shares its secrets during this ranger-led hike.

Mount Baldy Guided Hikes has been added to your travel planner!
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Mount Baldy Guided Hikes

Dates: June 05 - September 06, 2015 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. (CST)

While Mount Baldy remains closed to unrestricted public access, you can join a ranger for a special guided hike to the dune's summit and learn about the scientific research into the mysterious holes...Read More

New acquisitions at the Brauer Museum of Art has been added to your travel planner!
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New acquisitions at the Brauer Museum of Art

Dates: May 16 - August 09, 2015 Tue., Thu. and Fri. 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST); Wed. 10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m. (CST); Sat. and Sun. noon - 5:00 p.m. (CST)

An exbhibition of new acquistions in the Brauer Museum of Art's permanent collection will be held in the museum's West Gallery. 

 

Night Hikes has been added to your travel planner!
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Night Hikes

Dates: June 03 - October 07, 2015 8:00 - 9:00 p.m. (CST)

Come and see nature at night. These night hikes are a great way to see the stars and learn about elusive nocturnal wildlife. The hikes will be led by naturalist education staff. The night hikes will...Read More

Pinhook Bog Open House has been added to your travel planner!
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Pinhook Bog Open House

Dates: May 23 - September 12, 2015 Noon - 3:00 p.m. (CST)

Explore Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Pinhook Bog every Saturday afternoon. Take a self-guided hike into Indiana's only quaking bog. Rangers and volunteers stationed along the trail will help...Read More