Upcoming Events

January

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: January 12 - January 26, 2020 Check website for times

Join a ranger in the Douglas Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Movie screening will bee held every Sunday.

Dance Ensemble has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Dance Ensemble

Dates: January 30 - February 02, 2020 Check website for times (CT)

The Dance Ensemble takes the stage in the month of February, bringing student and faculty choreographed dance to the Valparaiso community.

February

4th Fridays has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

4th Fridays

Dates: February 01 - November 01, 2020 Check website for times (CT)

4th Fridays in downtown Valparaiso - Shopping, special events and more! Whether you're a resident or a visitor, visit downtown each 4th Friday and enjoy a special night out!

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 01, 2020 Check website for times

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

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 01 - February 29, 2020 Check website for times

Join a ranger in the Visitor Center's theatre for a screening of a national park or outdoor-related documentary. Movie screening are held every Saturday and Sunday.

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

Snowshoe Hike

Dates: February 01 - February 29, 2020 Check website for times

Try out snowshoeing on a ranger-led hike, A limited number of snowshoes are available for loan or you can bring your own. If there is not enough snow, we will offer a traditional hike instead. This...Read More

Wildlife Playdate has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Wildlife Playdate

Date: Saturday, February 01, 2020 Check website for times

Kids of all ages are invit4ed to spend a couple of hours having fun in nature. Join a ranger and enjoy MIler Woods, build a fort, climb a tree, create awesome nature art, and so much more.

Y Bash 2020 - YLight Zone! has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Y Bash 2020 - YLight Zone!

Date: Saturday, February 01, 2020 Check website for times

You unlock...this door with the key of imagination. You are invited if you dare, to step inside the YLight Zone where you are the star, Be a part of this signature fundraising event benefiting the...Read More

Miller Woods Hike on the Paul H. Douglas Trail has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Miller Woods Hike on the Paul H. Douglas Trail

Dates: February 02 - February 23, 2020 Check website for times

Meet at the Paul H. Douglas Center for a ranger-led hike through Miller Woods on the Paul H. Douglas Trail to the shore of Lake Michigan. This amazing hike goes through a globally rare black oak...Read More

Daddy & Daughter Dance has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Daddy & Daughter Dance

Date: Friday, February 07, 2020 Check website for times (CT)

Ages 3 and up. There will be dinner, music, a corsage for each young lady, and one 5x7 memoir photo. Registration will open on December 1st and will close at 360 registrants. Dads and daughters only.