Upcoming Events

January

Stargazing Through Telescopes has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Stargazing Through Telescopes

Date: Saturday, January 26 5-7pm (CT)

PROGRAMMING CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Join fellow astronomy lovers and enjoy our night sky from one of the darkest spots in the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Telescopes will be...Read More

Miller Woods Hike has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Miller Woods Hike

Dates: January 06 - January 27, 2019 1:30-3:30pm (CT)

PROGRAMMING CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

The hike starts at the National Lakeshore's Paul H. Douglas Center and travels through varied habitats including rare and beautiful black oak...Read More

Movie Screening - Douglas Center has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Movie Screening - Douglas Center

Date: Sunday, January 27 2-3pm (CT)

PROGRAMMING CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary.

Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Date: Sunday, January 27 2-3pm (CT)

PROGRAMMING CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary.

Snowshoe Hike has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Snowshoe Hike

Date: Sunday, January 27 1-3pm (CT)

PROGRAMMING CONTINGENT UPON GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN

Meet a ranger at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center for a quick lesson on using snowshoes and then take a guided snowshoe walk to enjoy the beauty of...Read More

Dance Ensemble has been added to your travel planner!
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Dance Ensemble

Dates: January 31 - February 03, 2019 8pm Thursday & Friday; 2pm Saturday & Sunday(CT)

Student choreographers and performers from across campus will present a variety of dance styles with creative and original costume design, lighting, and music.

February

Cabin Fever Festival/Groundhog Day has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Cabin Fever Festival/Groundhog Day

Date: Saturday, February 02 9-3:30pm (CT)

Tired of winter and hoping that the Groundhog doesn't see his shadow? Then get out of the house and enjoy a day of fun (and mostly) indoor activities at both the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center and Paul...Read More

Mount Baldy Winter Hike - Outdoor Adventures Series has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Mount Baldy Winter Hike - Outdoor Adventures Series

Date: Saturday, February 02 1-3pm (CT)

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 areas are spectacular. No reservation...Read More

Playdate in the Nature Play Zone has been added to your travel planner!
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Playdate in the Nature Play Zone

Date: Saturday, February 02 1-3pm (CT)

Kids of all ages are invited to spend a couple of hours having fun in nature. Join a ranger and explore Miller Woods, build a fort, climb a tree, create awesome nature art, and so much more.

Shuttle Bus Tours has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Shuttle Bus Tours

Date: Saturday, February 02 1-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park's heated, 15-passenger shuttle buses. This is a great way to see the park's amazing winter landscapes without...Read More

Y Bash has been added to your travel planner!
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Y Bash

Date: Saturday, February 02 6:30-11pm (CT)

Be a part of the great, casual evening out to benefit the Y's Annual Campaign! There will be great hors-d'oeuvres, a live band, and a huge silent auction. All proceeds benefit the many
...Read More

Miller Woods Hike has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Miller Woods Hike

Dates: February 03 - February 24, 2019 1:30-3:30pm (CT)

The hike starts at the National Lakeshore's Paul H. Douglas Center and travels through varied habitats including rare and beautiful black oak savanna and offers incredible views of Lake Michigan and...Read More

Movie Screening - Douglas Center has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Movie Screening - Douglas Center

Dates: February 03 - February 24, 2019 2-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Held every Sunday in February.

Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Movie Screening - Indiana Dunes Visitor Center

Dates: February 03 - February 24, 2019 2-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Held every Sunday in February.

The Cold War in Duneland has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

The Cold War in Duneland

Date: Sunday, February 03 1-5pm (CT)

Learn how Dunelanders responded to Cold War films, propaganda, and anti-communist rhetoric. Find the local fallout shelter closest to you, learn how to "duck and cover," and learn about the...Read More