Upcoming Events

February

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

Dates: January 05 - December 28, 2019 9am-3pm (CT)

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...Read More

Embrace by Lynn Olson has been added to your travel planner!
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Embrace by Lynn Olson

Dates: January 08 - March 31, 2019 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-8:30pm Wednesday; Noon-5pm Saturday & Sunday (CT))

Steel, steel fibers, and cement. This exhibit is free and open to the public. 

Espionage Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Espionage Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 11am-8:30pm Monday-Thursday; 11am-10pm Friday & Saturday; 11am-8pm Sunday

 Escape rooms are an interactive adventure game where you and your team are locked in a themed room. You have 60 minutes to find a series of clues, solve puzzles, and crack coes to escape...Read More

Line/ Force/ Burn Rubber: Sarah Krepp & Olivia Petrides has been added to your travel planner!
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Line/ Force/ Burn Rubber: Sarah Krepp & Olivia Petrides

Dates: January 08 - March 31, 2019 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-8:30pm Wednesday; Noon-5pm Saturday & Sunday (CT)

Explosive energy dominates the work of Sarah Krepp. Krepp locates a powerful gesture in found materials, in blown-out shredded tires which are gathered from highway debris. Blow-outs force the...Read More

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

Dates: February 10 - February 24, 2019 1:30-3:30pm (CT)

The hike starts at the National Lakeshore's Paul H. Douglas Center and travels through varied habitats including rare and beautiful black oak savanna and offers incredible views of Lake Michigan and...Read More

Mission Escape has been added to your travel planner!
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Mission Escape

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 3-11pm Monday- Friday; 11am-11pm Saturday; Noon-1pm Sunday

You will be tasked with tackling logical problems and puzzles. You will put out little physical effort and your wit and observation will be the key to your success. Everything you need to be...Read More

Movie Screening - Douglas Center has been added to your travel planner!
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Movie Screening - Douglas Center

Dates: February 03 - February 24, 2019 2-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Held every Sunday in February.

Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
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Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Dates: February 03 - February 24, 2019 2-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Held every Sunday in February.

Paradox Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Paradox Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 1-7pm Monday, Wednesday, & Sunday; Noon-9pm Thursday & Friday (CT)

Room 1: House in the Woods - Everyone in town knows the creepy old house in the woods. No one, however, wants to talk about it or even find themselves nearby. Your friend, Tim the journalist, wanted...Read More

Polar Nights/ and Polar Night II by Olivia Petrides has been added to your travel planner!
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Polar Nights/ and Polar Night II by Olivia Petrides

Dates: January 08 - March 31, 2019 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-8:30pm Wednesday; Noon-5pm Saturday & Sunday (CT)

Petrides' drawings are immersive, large-scale abstractions based on her direct observation of the aurora borealis, or northern lights. Petrides utilizes simple tools and the basic element of drawing...Read More

Shrek, The Musical has been added to your travel planner!
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Shrek, The Musical

Dates: February 15 - March 03, 2019 8pm Friday & Saturday; 2pm Sunday (CT)

Join Shrek, an unlikely hero, and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful (if slightly temperamental) Princess Fiona from her tower, guarded by a fire breathing...Read More

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

Date: Sunday, February 17 8:30-9:30am (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

The Icons of Ammo Boxes: Art by Sofia Atlantova and Oleksandr Klymenko has been added to your travel planner!
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The Icons of Ammo Boxes: Art by Sofia Atlantova and Oleksandr Klymenko

Dates: January 08 - March 31, 2019 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-8:30pm Wednesday; Noon-5pm Saturday & Sunday (CT)

An artist visiting Edmonton from Ukraine is attempting the magnificent - transfiguring symbols of death back towards the light of life. "The main idea is transfiguration -...Read More

Survival Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Survival Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 Call of times

Survival escape rooms are the newest escape games hitting Northwest Indiana. State of the art games, fast paced, and exciting! Outsmart aliens, escape dangerous traps and solve cunning puzzles with
...Read More

The 3 Dune Challenge has been added to your travel planner!
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The 3 Dune Challenge

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center and park are open (CT)

Hike the three tallest sand dunes on the southern shore of Lake Michigan: Mt. Holden, Mt. Jackson and Mt. Tom. This is a self guided, signed challenge that can be done any time of the year. There is...Read More