Upcoming Events

September

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

Date: Saturday, September 08 7:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. (CT)

This long-standing community tradition returns for its 40th year. The Valparaiso Popcorn Festival continues to offer family-fun activities for all ages. Over 250 arts & crafts booths, 35 food...Read More

Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Life is a Cabaret! The Songs of Kander & Ebb has been added to your travel planner!
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Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Life is a Cabaret! The Songs of Kander & Ebb

Date: Wednesday, September 12 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Musical theatre wouldn't be what it is without the American songwriting team of Composer John Kander and lyricist Fred Ebb. Great Songs like "Isn't This Better" from Funny Lady,...Read More

Apples Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Apples Festival

Dates: September 15 - September 16, 2018 11:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

This family-friendly event features seasonal activities such as free tractor pulled hayrides, a Kid's Corner with games and crafts and even apple-chucking catapults. You can help make cider using an...Read More

Art Blitz has been added to your travel planner!
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Art Blitz

Dates: September 15 - September 16, 2018 check website for times

Art Barn School of Art is located in a restored country barn on 69 acres of beautiful pastoral farmland in Jackson Township. Yearly exhibitions, juried shows, classes and events are featured on their...Read More

ASAAD Arabian Horse Show has been added to your travel planner!
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ASAAD Arabian Horse Show

Dates: September 15 - September 16, 2018 8:00 a.m. (CT)

The ASAAD Arabian Horse Association is celebrating over 20 years of service dedicated to the Arabian horse in NWI. They will continue their work to promote the Arabian horse and to educate
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Bacon Fest has been added to your travel planner!
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Bacon Fest

Date: Saturday, September 15 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Wonderful, delicious, bacon is celebrated and eaten in foods deserts of all kinds at this festival.

Brews-Blues-BBQ Fest has been added to your travel planner!
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Brews-Blues-BBQ Fest

Date: Saturday, September 15 4:00 - 10:00 pm. (CT)

Burn's Harbor's Food Truck Square is proud to host the annual Brews-Blues-BBQ-Fest. Come enjoy the fine cooking of a variety of vendors in the region with BBQ on the menu. Rhythm and Blues band,...Read More

Lorie's Lakeside Century has been added to your travel planner!
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Lorie's Lakeside Century

Date: Saturday, September 15 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

Lorie's Lakeside Century offers a variety of routes for both novice and seasoned riders: 26-mile, 39-mile, 62-mile, 75-mile and a 100-mile century from Chesterton, IN to New Buffalo, MI. Included in...Read More

Singing Sands Star Gaze has been added to your travel planner!
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Singing Sands Star Gaze

Date: Saturday, September 15 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. (CT)

Meet local astronomers from the Calumet Astronomical Society for a night of star gazing. Special telescopes will be set up as well as periodic constellation talks. Bring a blanket and join them on...Read More

South County BBQ Cook-Off & Pie Baking Contest has been added to your travel planner!
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South County BBQ Cook-Off & Pie Baking Contest

Date: Saturday, September 15 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. (CT)

Come and sample each teams best version of pork shoulder. There is also a barbecue rib, barbecue sauce and a coleslaw competition. Proceeds benefit, Kouts & Morgan schools, Kouts & Morgan
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Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball has been added to your travel planner!
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Sunset Hill Colonels Vintage Baseball

Date: Saturday, September 15 Noon (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

World Cultural Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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World Cultural Festival

Date: Saturday, September 15 Noon - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

The World Cultural Festival is a celebration of art, food, dance, and music from around the world. This family-friendly event features authentic cultural music and dancing, hands-on educational...Read More

Acorn Concert Series has been added to your travel planner!
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Acorn Concert Series

Date: Saturday, September 22 5:30 gates open; 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Craft beer, wine, and local food favorites will be available to purchase during the concert. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. This is a family-friendly event. Smoking and outside beverages...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 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (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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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 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (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.