Upcoming Events

September

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 Fri. and Sat. 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 2:00 p.m. (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

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

Date: Saturday, September 29 10:00 a.m. - Noon (CT)

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore 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...Read More

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

Date: Saturday, September 29 Noon - 10:00 p.m. (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 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. (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 8:00 a.m. (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 Thurs. & Sun. 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.; Fri. & Sat. 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. (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 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. (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

Saw-whet Owl Banding has been added to your travel planner!
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Saw-whet Owl Banding

Dates: October 11 - November 15, 2018 Check website for dates & times

Burn the midnight oil for the annual saw-whet owl banding. Visitors can learn about Indiana's smallest owl in this up-close and personal experience. Though special nights are scheduled, if conditions...Read More

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

Dates: October 13 - October 14, 2018 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (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

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

Date: Saturday, October 13 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. Weather permitting, see star clusters, galaxies, nebulae, planets,...Read More

Haunted Hayride has been added to your travel planner!
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Haunted Hayride

Dates: October 18 - October 20, 2018 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. (CT)

A haunted Halloween event. Concessions will be available. NOT recommended for children ages 3 and under.

Burn's Harbor Trunk or Treat has been added to your travel planner!
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Burn's Harbor Trunk or Treat

Date: Friday, October 19 5:00 - 8:00 pm. (CT)

Burn's Harbor's Food Truck Square is proud to host their annual Trunk or Treat. 

Fall Harvest Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Harvest Festival

Dates: October 19 - October 20, 2018 Fri. 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.; Sat.11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (CT)

Get ready for two days of costumes, tricks, treats, spooks and more with the Fall Harvest Festival. Friday night fun: Dress up in your spookiest or silliest costume and go door-to-door all throughout...Read More