Upcoming Events

September

Acorn Concert Series - Mississippi Heat & Funky Mojo Daddy has been added to your travel planner!
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Acorn Concert Series - Mississippi Heat & Funky Mojo Daddy

Date: Saturday, September 22 5:30pm gates open; 7pm concert begins (CT)

Led by harmonica Master and songwriter Pierre Lacocque, Mississippi Heat is a world-class Chicago Blues band. Their motto is "Traditional Blues with a Unique Sound" as they present...Read More

Hooked on Art - Live Street Art Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Hooked on Art - Live Street Art Festival

Date: Saturday, September 22 9am-4pm (CT)

Join at Thomas Centennial Park in historic downtown Chesterton, for the Annual Hooked on Art-Live Street Art Festival. Watch live street artists use a variety of mediums to express their creativity;
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Monarch Watch has been added to your travel planner!
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Monarch Watch

Date: Saturday, September 22 1-3pm (CT)

Help search for monarchs to document their life cycle and migration as we hike in Miller Woods.

Pinhook Bog Open House (Bog Gone Wild) has been added to your travel planner!
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Pinhook Bog Open House (Bog Gone Wild)

Date: Saturday, September 22 10am-3pm (CT)

Join rangers for hikes and activities at Pinhook Bog and the Upland Trail.

Fall Harvest Festival & Antique Equipment Show has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Harvest Festival & Antique Equipment Show

Dates: September 28 - September 30, 2018 9am-5pm (CT)

Farming demonstrations include steam engines, a shingle mill, a saw mill, field cooking, parade of power, a flea market, antique cars, trucks on Sunday and much more.

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street a Musical Thriller has been added to your travel planner!
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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street a Musical Thriller

Dates: September 28 - October 14, 2018 8pm Friday & Saturday; 2pm Sunday (CT)

In this infamous tale Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to 19th century London seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. The road to...Read More

Century of Progress Homes Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Century of Progress Homes Tour

Date: Saturday, September 29 8am-4pm (CT)

Explore five houses that were originally displayed in the 1933 Chicago World's Fair and are now located in the National Lakeshore. Tour the Cypress Log, Florida Tropical, Armco-Ferro, and...Read More

National Public Lands Day has been added to your travel planner!
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National Public Lands Day

Date: Saturday, September 29 10am-noon (CT)

Indiana Dunes State Park asks the public to join them on National Public Lands Day where they will help tackle invasive species, learning about the park and exploring ways to preserve our lands. Come...Read More

St. Peter GermanFest has been added to your travel planner!
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St. Peter GermanFest

Date: Saturday, September 29 Noon-10pm (CT)

Inspired by Chicago's Christkindlmarket, they have invited all types of German crafters and bakers to set-up shop. There will be a wide selection of German and craft beer from around the region and

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Valpo Brewfest has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo Brewfest

Date: Saturday, September 29 1-4:30pm (CT)

Join the 9th Annual Brewfest. This annual event is a celebration of great craft beer and the cool people that enjoy it. Sample over 200 different styles of beers from America's best craft brewers....Read More

HERO Half Marathon has been added to your travel planner!
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HERO Half Marathon

Date: Sunday, September 30 8am (CT)

Run on the most beautiful course in the Midwest. Great views of Lake Michigan, the Dunes and wetlands. A truly unique course when nature is at its fall peak.

October

Amhurst Asylum Haunted Attraction has been added to your travel planner!
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Amhurst Asylum Haunted Attraction

Dates: October 01 - October 31, 2018 7-10pm Thursday & Sunday; 7-11pm Friday & Saturday (CT)

Venture through a world of fright and madness as Dr. Amhurst's experiments run free in the insane asylum.

Annual Elvis FANtasy Fest has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual Elvis FANtasy Fest

Dates: October 05 - October 07, 2018 Times vary by date (CT)

This festival honors the Elvis Presley legacy of giving by raising funds for Porter County Special Olympics. See top Elvis tribute artists for an EPE Ultimate Prequalifier contest.

Outdoor Adventure Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Outdoor Adventure Festival

Dates: October 05 - October 07, 2018 All day (CT)

The festival showcases the region's natural and cultural significance through hiking, paddling, biking, and other activities such as geocaching, photography, birding, and orienteering. The festival...Read More

Porter's Perfect Pint has been added to your travel planner!
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Porter's Perfect Pint

Date: Saturday, October 06 1-5pm (CT)

Join in the annual beer tasting and silent auction fundraiser. Enjoy a commemorative pint glass, door prizes, and samples from about 40 regional and national craft brewers, a silent auction, craft...Read More