Upcoming Events

June

100 Years 100 Objects has been added to your travel planner!
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100 Years 100 Objects

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2016 Wed. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)

In 2016, the Porter County Museum celebrates its 100th anniversary. To commemorate the event, the Museum opened the exhibit 100 Years 100 Objects in July of 2015, The Museum has been collecting...Read More

An Artist's Journey: Works by the Area Artist's Association of Michigan City has been added to your travel planner!
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An Artist's Journey: Works by the Area Artist's Association of Michigan City

Dates: May 17 - August 07, 2016 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. (CST)

The Area Artists Association is an organization within the Jack and Shirley Lubeznik Center for the Arts to recognize and encourage active regional artists by providing exhibit opportunities and a...Read More

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

Dates: May 06 - October 30, 2016 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. Held on Friday, Saturday...Read More

Bison-tennial Public Art Project has been added to your travel planner!
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Bison-tennial Public Art Project

Dates: March 05 - December 31, 2016 All day (CST)

Stop in to the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center and get your photo taken with one of the unfinished life-size fiberglass bison that are part of the Bison-tennial public art projects to coincide with...Read More

Camp Goodfellow has been added to your travel planner!
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Camp Goodfellow

Dates: June 18 - September 03, 2016 Wed. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CST)

Camp Goodfellow, which operated in the forests outside the Indiana Dunes from 1941-1976, represents a unique blend of Northwest Indiana's industrial and environmental cultures. It is now the location...Read More

Children's Train Day has been added to your travel planner!
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Children's Train Day

Dates: June 26 - August 06, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CST)

Thomas the Tank Engine themed model trains will be there. The outdoor layout is open to the public from June through Aug., weather permitting.

Every Kid in a Park Program at National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Every Kid in a Park Program at National Lakeshore

Dates: April 06 - August 31, 2016

Did you know that every 4th grader can earn a free pass to all of our 409 national parks by visiting the website www.everykidinapark.com? Print out the voucher and bring it to the Douglas Center or...Read More

Images of the Dunes has been added to your travel planner!
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Images of the Dunes

Dates: May 17 - August 07, 2016 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. (CST)

The Brauer Museum of Art has in its collection many fine works by such noted Dunes artists as Frank V. Dudley, Earl H. Reed, and Vin Hannell. This collection will be held in the museum's Gallery...Read More

Kids Summer Park Program has been added to your travel planner!
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Kids Summer Park Program

Dates: June 06 - July 15, 2016 9:00 a.m. - Noon

Let the fun begin with on-site registration for the Summer Park Program; free to children ages 6-11 (must have completed kindergarten). All participants must be accompanied by one of their parents or...Read More

National Park Film Series at Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
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National Park Film Series at Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Dates: January 03 - December 18, 2016 2:00 p.m. (CST)

Each weekend, explore a different National Park Service site through the Find Your Park Film Series at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. This year-long series celebrates the upcoming 100th...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 17 - August 07, 2016 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. (CST)

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

 

Portage Community Market has been added to your travel planner!
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Portage Community Market

Dates: June 05 - September 25, 2016 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (CST)

Every Sunday from June to Sept. more than 30 vendors. Locally grown produce, flowers, popcorn, honey, bread, barbecue, handmade crafts.

State Constitution and Other Artifacts on Display has been added to your travel planner!
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State Constitution and Other Artifacts on Display

Dates: May 01 - December 31, 2016 Check website for times

Indiana Commission on Public Records:

Birth of a State: The Indiana Exhibit is a traveling exhibit expected to visit up to nine sites across Indiana for three week intervals to provide access to...Read More

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

Dates: April 01 - October 31, 2016 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CST)

Featuring dwarf plants and model steam engine trains, the exhibit showcases the impact steam engine trains had on early 19th century US railroads. Check the website for special...Read More

The Bailly Family & Homestead has been added to your travel planner!
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The Bailly Family & Homestead

Dates: June 18 - September 04, 2016 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. (CST)

This exhibit will focus on the history of Porter County's first non-native family, the Bailly's. Visitors will see seldom-viewed Bailly artifacts and photographs. In addition, the exhibit will...Read More