Upcoming Events

May

Selections from the Brauer Museum of Art's Permanent Collection has been added to your travel planner!
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Selections from the Brauer Museum of Art's Permanent Collection

Dates: May 17 - August 04, 2019 10am-5pm Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday; 10am-8:30pm Wednesday; Noon-5pm Saturday & Sunday (CT)

An exhibition of new acquistions in the Brauer Museum of Art's permanent collection will be held in the museum's Wehling and McGill Galleries. This exhibit is free and open to the...Read More

South Shore Orchestra: Vivaldi Cello Duo has been added to your travel planner!
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South Shore Orchestra: Vivaldi Cello Duo

Date: Friday, May 24 Check website for times

 Featuring Anotonio Vivaldi's Concerto for 2 cellos with Chicago Symphony cellists Lorne Brown and Anne Monson. Also symphonic dance music be Beethoven, Alberto Ginastera, and Ottorino...Read More

Survival Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Survival Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 Check website for times

Survival escape rooms are the newest escape games hitting Northwest Indiana. State of the art games, fast paced, and exciting! Outsmart aliens, escape dangerous traps and solve cunning puzzles with
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The 3 Dune Challenge has been added to your travel planner!
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The 3 Dune Challenge

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 Self guided, can be done any day that the Visitor Center and park are open (CT)

Hike the three tallest sand dunes on the southern shore of Lake Michigan: Mt. Holden, Mt. Jackson and Mt. Tom. This is a self guided, signed challenge that can be done any time of the year. There is...Read More

The Bridges of Madison County has been added to your travel planner!
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The Bridges of Madison County

Dates: May 24 - June 09, 2019 8pm Fridays and Saturdays; 3pm Sundays (CT)

The Bridges of Madison County captures the lyrical expanse of America's heartland along with the yearning entangled in the eternal question "What if...?" Winner of the 2014 Tony Award for
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World War II has been added to your travel planner!
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World War II

Dates: January 02 - December 28, 2019 Check website for times

View the comprehensive World War II collection that commemorates the men and women who served our country and educates visitors of all ages on the important military history.

Adult Hike - Sunset Hill Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Adult Hike - Sunset Hill Farm

Dates: March 02 - November 02, 2019 Check website for times

This hike will be led by a park naturalist and will be highly interactive and designed for adults. The theme will each month. Meet at the benches by the parking lot.

Bird Buffet has been added to your travel planner!
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Bird Buffet

Date: Saturday, May 25 Check website for times

Sunflowers, peanuts, and suet cakes, oh my! Come help the Naturalists fill all the bird feeders this morning at the Nature Center! It's a daily chore with lots of up-close views of songbirds. You can...Read More

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

Dates: May 04 - October 26, 2019 Check website for times

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

Dates: January 05 - December 28, 2019 Check website for times

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...Read More

High Dunes Hike, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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High Dunes Hike, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Saturday, May 25 Check website for times

Put on your hiking shoes for this trek to the summit of the state's highest sand dune. Meet the Naturalist at the Nature Center.

Pinhook Bog Open House has been added to your travel planner!
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Pinhook Bog Open House

Dates: May 25 - August 31, 2019 Noon-3pm (CT)

Take a self-guided hike into the amazing Pinhook Bog at the Indiana Dunes National Park. Rangers and volunteers stationed along the trail will explain this unique remnant of the last ice age, which...Read More

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

Date: Saturday, May 25 2-4pm (CT)

Gia Wagner-Savannas. 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 and a short...Read More

Sensational Night Hike, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Sensational Night Hike, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Saturday, May 25 Check website for times

Meet at the Nature Center to join a walk into the night with some hands-on activities along the way using your senses to help survive as nocturnal animals.

SSSSSnakes! Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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SSSSSnakes! Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Saturday, May 25 Check website for times

Slither over to the Nature Center this morning for a close up look of our dunes' snakes. Whether simply curious, passionate or have mixed emotions about snakes, this program will provide you...Read More