Upcoming Events

July

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

Date: Wednesday, July 11 4:30 p.m. (CT)

This sale will feature 285 lots of vintage and antique toys. Online bidding available for these lots. Vehicles, antiques, furniture, tools household, collectibles and much more. Toy sale will start
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Annual NativityFest has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual NativityFest

Dates: July 12 - July 15, 2018 Fri.-Sat. 6:00 p.m. - Midnight; Sun. noon - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Come out for four nights of homemade food, live music, carnival games, bingo, beer garden and much more.

Movie in the Park - Portage has been added to your travel planner!
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Movie in the Park - Portage

Date: Thursday, July 12 5:00 - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Free movie in the park at the Indiana American Water Amphitheater. Concessions will be available for purchase. Movie will begin at dusk. Bring a blanket or chairs.

Summer Rhapsody Music Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Summer Rhapsody Music Festival

Dates: July 12 - August 16, 2018 Call for times (CT)

For all the music lovers out there, come out and enjoy summer evenings in the park with the Summer Rhapsody Music Festival. Concerts will feature a feast of different sounds from rock to country to...Read More

Legally Blonde, The Musical has been added to your travel planner!
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Legally Blonde, The Musical

Dates: July 13 - July 29, 2018 Fri. and Sat. 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 2:00 p.m. (CT)

A fabulously fun international award winning musical based on the adored movie Legally Blonde, The Musical follows the transformation of Elle Woods as she tackles stereotypes, snobbery and scandal...Read More

Much Ado About Nothing has been added to your travel planner!
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Much Ado About Nothing

Dates: July 13 - July 15, 2018 Times vary by date (CT)

Classic Comedy: Full of mistaken identity, physical humor, razor sharp wordplay and robust hilarity, Much Ado About Nothing is considered to be one Shakespeare's most beloved comedies. After a...Read More

Annual Sand Sculpture Contest has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

Date: Saturday, July 14 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (CT)

Watch the sand come alive with dragons, monsters, and fairy tale characters. Participate with friends and family, or watch others' make their creations.

Bark in the Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Bark in the Park

Date: Saturday, July 14 6:00 a.m. registration; 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Start your day with a 5k run or a 1-mile stroll with your dog (register at Duneland Resale). Visit more than 35 booths featuring local shelters and rescues, pet services, pet merchandise and treats....Read More

Cinderella Ball II has been added to your travel planner!
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Cinderella Ball II

Date: Saturday, July 14 6:00 p.m. (CT)

Because the first Ball just won't be enough, an additional date for the Cinderella Ball has been added! The princess themed dance will once again feature photos with a horse-drawn carriage and dances...Read More

Second Saturday Night Stargazing has been added to your travel planner!
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Second Saturday Night Stargazing

Date: Saturday, July 14 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. (CT)

Join members of the Chicago Astronomical Society to get a closer look at the evening sky over Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. This month, the Milky Way Galaxy will cross the night sky from...Read More

Summer Gigantic Indoor Garage Sale has been added to your travel planner!
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Summer Gigantic Indoor Garage Sale

Date: Saturday, July 14 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (CT)

Huge indoor garage sale.

Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball has been added to your travel planner!
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Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball

Date: Saturday, July 14 1:00 p.m. (CT)

Vintage Base Ball is a pastime, with its beginnings and progressions mimicking those that occurred in America over 160 years ago. Teams like the Sunset Hill Colonels compete today wearing period...Read More

Valparaiso Wine Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso Wine Festival

Date: Saturday, July 14 4:00 - 6:30 p.m. (CT)

Wine enthusiasts get ready to find a new favorite. The Valparaiso Wine Festival brings over 100 wines to sip and sample. Bring your friends and family and toast to a fun summer evening in the park....Read More

Dunes Adventure Camp has been added to your travel planner!
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Dunes Adventure Camp

Dates: July 16 - July 20, 2018 Call for times (CT)

Dunes Adventure Camp for ages 14 to 17. Teens choose from adventurous activities and learn new skills including backcountry survival, nature photography, leadership, and conservation at this 5day, 4...Read More

Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Opera House Eleven: The Songs of the Rat Pack has been added to your travel planner!
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Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Opera House Eleven: The Songs of the Rat Pack

Date: Wednesday, July 18 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Turning up the heat in the summer with the coolest cats of all time, the Memorial Opera House will play host to the music of the most infamous trio of the 1960's. Presenting tunes like Volare, That's ...Read More