Upcoming Events

January

"The World's Foremost Wood Engraver:" Thomas Bewick Prints from the Collection of Tom Brand has been added to your travel planner!
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"The World's Foremost Wood Engraver:" Thomas Bewick Prints from the Collection of Tom Brand

Dates: January 09 - April 01, 2018 Tue., - Sun. Noon - 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Monday (CT)

Artist and collector Tom Brand shares selections from his vast collection of wood engravings by the famed printmaker Thomas Bewick. This exhibit is being held in Education Room and is free and open...Read More

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

Dates: January 02 - December 31, 2018

 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

HurlyBurly has been added to your travel planner!
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HurlyBurly

Dates: January 19 - February 03, 2018 Times vary by date (CT)

A riveting study of the decadent, perverted, sex-crazed Hollywood cocaine culture that took Broadway by storm with Mike Nichol's all-star cast of William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, Judith Ivey,...Read More

Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt has been added to your travel planner!
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Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt

Dates: January 02 - December 31, 2018 Self guided, can be done any day the Visitor Center and park are open

Ready for an adventure? Then do the Indiana Dunes Scavenger Hunt. Pick up the form and map at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center. You'll be guided to nine great sites in the Indiana Dunes National...Read More

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

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 3:00 - 11 p.m. Mon. - Fri; 11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Sat.; Noon - 1:00 p.m. Sun.

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

Music Heritage Series at the National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Music Heritage Series at the National Lakeshore

Dates: January 19 - November 16, 2018 7:30 - 9:00 p.m. (CT)

Join in with the Save the Tunes Council as they perform traditional music associated with the sounds of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Tune up your vocal cords and gather for a sing-a-long....Read More

Open Skate and Open Hockey Under the Urschel Pavilion has been added to your travel planner!
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Open Skate and Open Hockey Under the Urschel Pavilion

Dates: January 01 - March 04, 2018 Check website for times (CT)

Grab your friends, bring the kids, snag your spouse and come out to skate at the William E. Urschel Pavilion. Open skating takes place 7 days a week. The 80-by-120 foot outdoor ice rink offers open...Read More

Overwhelming Beauty: Painting, Collage and Sculpture by Henning Eichinger and Yvonne Kendall has been added to your travel planner!
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Overwhelming Beauty: Painting, Collage and Sculpture by Henning Eichinger and Yvonne Kendall

Dates: January 09 - April 01, 2018 Tue., - Sun. Noon - 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Monday (CT)

German artists and educators Henning Elchinger and Yvonne Kendall present an installation in the Brauer Museum that involves both painting and sculptural creations. The Exhibition not only...Read More

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

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2018 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, 2018 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

The Wonderful World of Puppetry: Marionettes by Ralph Kipniss has been added to your travel planner!
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The Wonderful World of Puppetry: Marionettes by Ralph Kipniss

Dates: January 09 - April 01, 2018 Tue., - Sun. Noon - 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Monday (CT)

Michigan City artist and visionary Ralph Kipniss has inspired countless of viewers young and old with his delightful marionettes. In this exhibition, viewers can admire his inventiveness and...Read More

Annual Dunes Geocache Adventure has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual Dunes Geocache Adventure

Date: Saturday, January 20 10:00 a.m. registration (CT)

Winter is not the time to lay around on the couch. Grab your adventure spirit and join in the fun. All you need is a GPS unit and a warm jacket. Winter visitors can enjoy cross-country skiing,...Read More

Birding with the Indiana Audubon Society has been added to your travel planner!
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Birding with the Indiana Audubon Society

Date: Saturday, January 20 8:00 - 10:00 a.m. (CT)

Join birding expert and Indiana Audubon Society Executive Director Brad Bumgardner for this monthly birding series. Meet at the Visitor Center and car pool to the birding spot of the month. Bring...Read More

Dune Buggy Birding Tour: Raptors has been added to your travel planner!
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Dune Buggy Birding Tour: Raptors

Date: Saturday, January 20 3:00 - 8:00 p.m. (CT)

Brad Bumgardner, executive director of the Indiana Audubon Society, will be your tour guide for their Dune Buggy adventure headed to a few select local hot spots where you can view hawks, falcons and...Read More

History of the South Shore Posters has been added to your travel planner!
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History of the South Shore Posters

Date: Saturday, January 20 2:00 p.m. (CT)

Guest speakers Ronald D. Cohen and Stephen G. McShane will present a history of the South Shore Posters. The South Shore Poster series is a collection of iconic posters originally created to promote...Read More