Upcoming Events

August

Science in the National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Science in the National Lakeshore

Date: Saturday, August 24 Check website for times

Meet local experts and scientists who are conducting research in the national park. Examine the knowledge gained by researchers during a presentation on their work.

Shirley Heinze Land Trust Educational Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Shirley Heinze Land Trust Educational Hike

Date: Saturday, August 24 Check website for times

Mycologist Dr. Greg Mueller will lead hikers to look for the identify mushrooms at Cowles Bog. Dr. Mueller is Chief Scientist and Negaunee Foundation Vice President for Science at the Chicago Botanic...Read More

Stargazing Through Telescopes has been added to your travel planner!
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Stargazing Through Telescopes

Date: Saturday, August 24 Check website for times

Weather permitting, see star clusters, galaxies, nebulae, planets,andmeteors, and learn about constellation lore from the darkest site in the Indiana Dunes National Park.

The Enchanted Ball has been added to your travel planner!
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The Enchanted Ball

Date: Saturday, August 24 Check website for times

Hear ye Hear ye! Princes and Princesses! Come one, come all to Gabis Arboretum's annual princess ball. Dress in your most royal attire ready to dance the night away. Show off your finest crafting...Read More

Valpo Car Show & Swap Meet has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo Car Show & Swap Meet

Date: Sunday, August 25 Check website for times

Car show and swap meet with more than 50 awards and door prizes, a DJ and food booths.

Wonders of Wildlife - Monarchs has been added to your travel planner!
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Wonders of Wildlife - Monarchs

Date: Sunday, August 25 Check website for times

Get in-depth and personal with wildlife in this monthly series. Go outside looking for monarchs and have fun learning about their life cycles. learn what you can do to help this struggling butterfly.

Residences at Coffee Creek Coffee and a Concert - Summer Concert Series has been added to your travel planner!
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Residences at Coffee Creek Coffee and a Concert - Summer Concert Series

Date: Wednesday, August 28 Check website for times

Enjoy the beautiful backdrop of the Coffee Creek Watershed Preserve and enjoy a delicious, complimentary coffee from the local artisan coffee shop Red Cup. Please bring your own chairs. The...Read More

Valparaiso Events Summer Concert Series - Wedding Banned has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso Events Summer Concert Series - Wedding Banned

Date: Thursday, August 29 Check website for times

From classical to jazz, the Summer Rhapsody Music Festival is a feast of sounds and senses for music lovers of all ages. Bring a picnic blanket and chairs to relax in the park with this outdoor...Read More

Mount Baldy Summit Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Mount Baldy Summit Hike

Date: Friday, August 30 Check website for times

Meet at the Mount Baldy parking lot for a ranger-led hike to the top of the beautiful and famous Mount Baldy. The views of Lake Michigan and the surrounding area are spectacular. No reservation...Read More

Taste of Duneland has been added to your travel planner!
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Taste of Duneland

Date: Saturday, August 31 Check website for times

Taste food from local eateries and non-profit groups in the Duneland area. There will be live music, beer and wine garden, and bounce houses for the kids.