Upcoming Events

September

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

Date: Saturday, September 28 Check website for times

Explore five houses that were originally displayed in the 1933 Chicago World's Fair and are now located in the National Park. Tour the Cypress Log, Florida Tropical, Armco-Ferro, and Wieboldt-Rostone...Read More

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

Date: Saturday, September 28 Check website for times

National Public Lands Day is the nation's largest, hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance America's public lands. Join the staff and fellow volunteers to help improve one of our many native...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, September 28 Check website for times

Meet the scientists and local experts that are conducting research at the national park. Following a short presentation at the Visitor Center, go out into the field to see their work.

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

Date: Saturday, September 28 Check website for times

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 beers from around the region and...Read More

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

Date: Saturday, September 28 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.

Valpo Brewfest has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo Brewfest

Date: Saturday, September 28 Check website for times

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. Limited tickets available. Must...Read More

HERO Half Marathon has been added to your travel planner!
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HERO Half Marathon

Date: Sunday, September 29 Check website for times

Run on the most beautiful course in the Midwest. Great views of Lake Michigan, the Dunes and wetlands. This course is truly a unique experience, especiallyduring the fall.

October

Indiana Dunes Outdoor Adventure Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Indiana Dunes Outdoor Adventure Festival

Dates: October 04 - October 06, 2019 Check website for times

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

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

Dates: October 05 - October 06, 2019 Check website for times

WRF Nursery & Garden Center will open their pumpkin fields to the public the first weekend in October during their Annual Fall Festival. Eachall-inclusive wristbandis good for a hayride, a...Read More

Biking & Birding has been added to your travel planner!
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Biking & Birding

Date: Saturday, October 05 Check website for times

Bring your bike and we will provide the binoculars and take you to some fun spots in Miller to see birds and enjoy a morning bike ride. Get your exercise and learn some basic birding techniques.