Upcoming Events

May

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.

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

Lost to Time: Duneland Ghost Towns has been added to your travel planner!
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Lost to Time: Duneland Ghost Towns

Dates: April 12 - July 05, 2015 Wednesday - Sunday 1:00 - 5 p.m. or by appointment

The Westchester Township Museum would like to invite the public to view the new temporary exhibit, Lost to Time: Duneland Ghost Towns. The exhibit will tell the stories of some local towns that...Read More

Memorial Day Parade has been added to your travel planner!
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Memorial Day Parade

Date: Monday, May 25 Noon

The parade begins at noon and will go west to Calvary Cemetery on Willowcreek Road. There will be a program at the cemetery immediately after the parade.

Memorial Day Service has been added to your travel planner!
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Memorial Day Service

Date: Monday, May 25 10:30 a.m.

Join local Sons of the Union Veterans in observing Memorial Day on the front lawn of the Porter County Museum. This year marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War. Commemorate this...Read More

Passport to the Dunes has been added to your travel planner!
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Passport to the Dunes

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2015 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center is open

Discover some of the hidden treasures of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore through the Passport to the Dunes program. The passport can be picked up at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center. To complete it,...Read More

South Shore Railroad Exhibit has been added to your travel planner!
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South Shore Railroad Exhibit

Dates: May 08 - July 03, 2015 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Learn about the history of the South Shore Railroad and visit the home of the depot stationmaster, built in 1929 and now the Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Gallery.

Taltree Railway Garden has been added to your travel planner!
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Taltree Railway Garden

Dates: April 01 - October 31, 2015 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Taltree's most intricate formal garden features a micro-climate of dwarf wonder plants and model steam engine trains. The exhibit showcases the impact steam engine trains had on early 19th century...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, 2015 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center/park is open

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

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.; Wed. 10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Held in the museum's Ferguson Gallery.

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.; Wed. 10:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.; Sat. and Sun. noon - 5:00 p.m.

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

 

Selections from the permanent collection - Brauer Museum of Art has been added to your travel planner!
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Selections from the permanent collection - Brauer Museum of Art

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

Held in the museum's Wehling and McGill galleries.

The Preposthumous Works of Harry Brown has been added to your travel planner!
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The Preposthumous Works of Harry Brown

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

A temporary exhibit featuring the works of Harry Brown.

Best Bike Night on the Planet has been added to your travel planner!
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Best Bike Night on the Planet

Dates: May 06 - October 28, 2015 5:00 p.m. - midnight

Food and drink specials, outdoor patio, live music, different themes each week, bikes and cars (weather permitting). Held every Wednesday, May to Oct.

Suzy's Diner Cruise Night has been added to your travel planner!
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Suzy's Diner Cruise Night

Dates: April 01 - October 28, 2015 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Enjoy cool cars, music and a special discount at the diner. Every Wednesday, April to Oct.

Leave the Aging to the Wine has been added to your travel planner!
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Leave the Aging to the Wine

Date: Thursday, May 28 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Who wants wrinkles? Not me. Who is so young they do not have to worry about them? No one. Come meet Rodan and Fields consultant Jen Villareal, learn about their anti-aging products as well as...Read More