Upcoming Events

April

Botanical Lore, Legend and Transformation: Works by Jon Hook and Andrea Peterson has been added to your travel planner!
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Botanical Lore, Legend and Transformation: Works by Jon Hook and Andrea Peterson

Dates: April 11 - May 14, 2017 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. (CT)

Jon Hook is a ceramic artist in LaPorte, where he creates sculptural and functional pottery. Andrea Peterson is an internationally exhibiting artist and educator. Her work is multifaceted exploring...Read More

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

Dates: February 07 - December 31, 2017

 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

Pav's Summer Car Nites (trucks and bike, too) has been added to your travel planner!
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Pav's Summer Car Nites (trucks and bike, too)

Dates: April 04 - August 29, 2017 5:00 p.m. (CT)

A wide variety of rides, good food and music can be found at this cruise-in. Held on Tuesdays from April to August.

Spring into the Arts has been added to your travel planner!
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Spring into the Arts

Dates: April 22 - May 20, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Valparaiso Community Schools month-long celebration of the arts and creativity in schools will Spring into the Arts! They will showcase the intersections of art, technology, education, and history,...Read More

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

Dates: April 01 - October 31, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

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

Dates: January 02 - December 29, 2017 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center/park is 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

The Art of Ernst Schwidder has been added to your travel planner!
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The Art of Ernst Schwidder

Dates: April 11 - May 14, 2017 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. (CT)

Ernst Schwidder's principal medium is carved mahogany wood, but he designed objets d'art in repousse, metal sculpture, fabric art, concrete and stone. He collaborated in executing his designs with...Read More

Tuesday Night Trivia has been added to your travel planner!
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Tuesday Night Trivia

Dates: January 31 - December 19, 2017 6:00 p.m. (CT)

Fun, family, food, and beer! First there will be 3 rounds of 5 questions...then a half time question followed by another 3 rounds of 5 questions and then your final wager questions (game last approx....Read More

Valparaiso University Art Student Exhibition has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso University Art Student Exhibition

Dates: April 11 - May 14, 2017 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. (CT)

Current Valparaiso University art students display works at the Brauer Museum of Art. Held in the museum's Wehling and McGill Galleries. This exhibit is free and open to the public. 

Kraft Auction has been added to your travel planner!
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Kraft Auction

Date: Wednesday, April 26 4:30 p.m. (CT)

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antique coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household...Read More

Prehistoric Porter County has been added to your travel planner!
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Prehistoric Porter County

Dates: January 04 - December 30, 2017 Wed. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

In 1909, Porter County farmer Myron Benedict was plowing his field when he came across what appeared to be a massive tooth. It was harvest season, and the busy farmer threw the tooth in a corncrib...Read More

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

Dates: April 05 - October 25, 2017 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. (CT)

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

Taltree Toddlers has been added to your travel planner!
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Taltree Toddlers

Dates: January 18 - April 26, 2017 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. (CT)

Bring your toddlers for a nature-themed story followed by a related activity or craft. Pre-registration is required. Held every other Wednesday; Jan. 18, Feb. 1 & 15, March 1, 15 & 29, April...Read More

Spring Friends of the Library Sale has been added to your travel planner!
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Spring Friends of the Library Sale

Dates: April 28 - April 30, 2017 Fri. 4:00 - 8:00 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

There will be thousands of books of all sorted and spread throughout a number of rooms and hallways on the second floor of the library. Prices for newer and special books will be individually marked....Read More

Sylvia has been added to your travel planner!
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Sylvia

Dates: April 28 - April 30, 2017 Fri. 8:00 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 2:00 p.m. (CT)

This student-directed production is a modern romantic comedy about a marriage and a dog. A street-smart mixture of lab and poodle, Sylvia becomes a major bone of contention between husband and wife.