Upcoming Events

May

WWI War Garden - Hands-On History has been added to your travel planner!
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WWI War Garden - Hands-On History

Date: Saturday, May 25 Check website for times

Dig in with PoCo Muse staff and volunteers to plant a WWI-era garden on the museum's front lown. Find out how Porter County residents used community gardens to support war efforts during the First...Read More

Ant Lion Safari, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Ant Lion Safari, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Sunday, May 26 Check website for times

Join the Naturalist for a short discovery walk looking for the unique lions of the dunes.Meet at the Nature Center.

Bailly/Chellberg History Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Bailly/Chellberg History Hike

Date: Sunday, May 26 2-4pm (CT)

Explore the grounds of both historic homes. Learn about early settlers and farmers who came to the region in the 1800s.

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

Date: Sunday, May 26 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

Feeding at the Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Feeding at the Farm

Date: Sunday, May 26 4:30-5pm (CT)

Help feed the farm animals at the historic Chellberg Farm.

Help Feed the Farm Animals at Chellberg Farm has been added to your travel planner!
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Help Feed the Farm Animals at Chellberg Farm

Dates: May 26 - October 27, 2019 4:30-5pm (CT)

Come help a ranger feed the farm animals every Sunday at Indiana Dunes National Park's historic Chellberg farm. The farm's current residents include cows, pigs, and chickens.

Miller Woods Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Miller Woods Hike

Dates: May 05 - May 26, 2019 Check website for times

The hike starts at the National Park'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

Spider Sniffing, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Spider Sniffing, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Sunday, May 26 Check website for times

Our 8-legged friends are all around us! Come out and learn the technique for finding spiders' eyes at night along the trail in this fun program. Meet at the Nature Center.

Sun Fun, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Sun Fun, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Sunday, May 26 Check website for times

This is a SHINING program taking place in the Nature Center auditorium to celebrate National Sunscreen Day. Visitors will learn some solar facts and then make a fun craft to take home.

Tree and Rick perform at Anderson's Winery & Vineyards has been added to your travel planner!
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Tree and Rick perform at Anderson's Winery & Vineyards

Date: Sunday, May 26 Check website for times

Welcometo the sweet life! Andersons Winery and Vineyards offers 19 different wines, as well as snacks, nachos, paninis, and flatbread pizzas. Sunday afternoons music performance is Tree and Rick....Read More

Bird Buffet has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Bird Buffet

Date: Monday, May 27 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

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

Date: Monday, May 27 Check website for times

Explore the life in this amazing creek that flows through the dunes and hear its story. Meet the Naturalist at the Campground Shelter next to campsite #113

Memorial Day Program at Hawthorne Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Memorial Day Program at Hawthorne Park

Date: Monday, May 27 1:00 p.m. (CT)

The Town of Porter Park Department will be hosting a Memorial Day Program at Hawthorne Park to honor fallen servicemen and women. Attendees should park near the playground or to the east of the...Read More

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: Monday, May 27 2-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a Memorial Day themed documentary.

Turtle Time, Indiana Dunes State Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Turtle Time, Indiana Dunes State Park

Date: Monday, May 27 Check website for times

SHELL-A-BRATE turtles today! Come see them up-close and learn more about them.Meet at the Nature Center.