Upcoming Events

September

The Indiana Dunes Revisited: Frank V. Dudley and the 1917 Dunes Pageant has been added to your travel planner!
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The Indiana Dunes Revisited: Frank V. Dudley and the 1917 Dunes Pageant

Dates: August 22 - December 10, 2017 Tue., - Sun. Noon - 5:00 p.m.; Closed on Monday (CT)

Legendary artist Frank V. Dudley (1868-1957) painted the Indiana Dunes for more than forty years. One of this earliest and most important paintings (see below and included in the exhibition) depicts...Read More

Westchester Historical Museum Exhibit - Do The Dunes has been added to your travel planner!
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Westchester Historical Museum Exhibit - Do The Dunes

Dates: September 16 - January 14, 2018 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Westchester Township History Museum invites the public to attend the opening reception for their newest special exhibit, Do The Dunes: Outdoor Adventures & Recreation. When the Native Americans...Read More

Bookmarks at the Museum Presents: All the Light We Cannot See has been added to your travel planner!
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Bookmarks at the Museum Presents: All the Light We Cannot See

Date: Thursday, September 21 2:00 p.m. (CT)

In his Pulitzer-prize winning book, author Anthony Doerr tells the story of a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World...Read More

Annie has been added to your travel planner!
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Annie

Dates: September 22 - September 30, 2017 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Annie tells the story of a young orphan chosen to live with the billionaire Oliver Warbucks to help promote his image. Through his connections, Warbucks searches for Annie's birth parents which leads...Read More

Beach Sunset Guided Bike Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Beach Sunset Guided Bike Tour

Dates: May 27 - October 28, 2017 6;30 - 8:30 p.m. (CT)

Enjoy a scenic bike ride to the State Park beach and a fantastic sunset over the Chicago skyline. Sunset Tours offered every Friday and Saturday evenings through October. Includes bike, accessories,...Read More

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 22 - September 24, 2017 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

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

You Can't Take It With You has been added to your travel planner!
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You Can't Take It With You

Dates: September 15 - October 01, 2017 Fri. and Sat. 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 2:00 p.m. (CT)

At first the Sycamores seem mad, but it is not long before we realize that if they are mad, the rest of the world is madder.

Bog Gone Wild has been added to your travel planner!
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Bog Gone Wild

Date: Saturday, September 23 Noon - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

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

Chesterton Cruise Night has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton Cruise Night

Dates: May 27 - September 30, 2017 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. (CT)

Cars of all kinds - vintage, sport, and foreign. A night of family fun. Held on the last Saturday of the month, May to Sept.

Chesterton's European Market has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton's European Market

Dates: May 06 - October 28, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (CT)

An outdoor family/artisanal market held in historic downtown Chesterton every Saturday from the beginning of May through the end of October.

Douglas Center Open House at National Lakeshore has been added to your travel planner!
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Douglas Center Open House at National Lakeshore

Dates: January 07 - December 16, 2017 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (CT)

Enjoy hands-on family activities in the park's west end Visitor Center, especially the new Nature Play Zone where unstructured play in nature is the tradition. Help feed the center's resident turtles...Read More

Dunes Rifle and Pistol Club - Gun & Knife Show has been added to your travel planner!
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Dunes Rifle and Pistol Club - Gun & Knife Show

Dates: September 23 - September 24, 2017 Sat. 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; Sun. 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

The largest show in Northern Indiana with 350 tables.

History Hunt has been added to your travel planner!
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History Hunt

Date: Saturday, September 23 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

The annual History Hunt is going high tech with geocache clues! The History Hunt will take place throughout Chesterton and Porter within the boundaries of US 20, Mineral Spring Road, IN 49 and 1050...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 23 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Experience fall in the Midwest with a festival that celebrates live street art in progress. Join as participants complete a work of art, from start to finish, over the course of a day. Live art,
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Onboard Education Program on the South Shore Line has been added to your travel planner!
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Onboard Education Program on the South Shore Line

Date: Saturday, September 23 Check website and description for times

The (American Passenger Rail Heritage Foundation (APRHF) Rail Rangers will present onboard educational program on select Saturday departures of the South Shore Line train. Passengers who travel...Read More