Upcoming Events

October

Dune Buggy Bus Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Dune Buggy Bus Tour

Date: Sunday, October 01 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. (CT)

Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park's 15-passenger shuttle buses. Reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 219-395-1882.

Haunted Hills Hospital has been added to your travel planner!
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Haunted Hills Hospital

Dates: October 01 - October 29, 2017 7:00 - 11:00 p.m. (CT)

Haunted Hills Hospital is one of the nations dirty little secrets. This was the place where the most psychotic prisoners, the ones that were too evil for a mental facility were sent to rot and die.
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Haunted Mini Golf has been added to your travel planner!
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Haunted Mini Golf

Dates: October 01 - October 31, 2017 11:00 a.m. (CT)

Zao Island will have a Haunted Mini Golf course the whole month of October. Come out for a ghoulish good time.

Trail of Scarecrows has been added to your travel planner!
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Trail of Scarecrows

Dates: October 01 - October 31, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. (CT)

This popular annual exhibit features scarecrows designed & built by students based on a character from a book. Taltree guests vote on their favorite & a winner is chosen at the end of the...Read More

Eat Up Wine Down has been added to your travel planner!
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Eat Up Wine Down

Dates: January 05 - December 07, 2017 5:00 - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Attention food lovers. Enliven your senses, please your palate and enjoy a lovely evening in Downtown Valparaiso. Every 1st Thursday of the month, Eat Up Wine Down gives everyone a chance to enjoy a...Read More

We Are Porter County Series has been added to your travel planner!
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We Are Porter County Series

Dates: January 05 - November 02, 2017 Wed. - Sat. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

"We are Porter County" will highlight the formation of the county from its founding in 1836 to present day. Held on the first Thursday of each month.

25th Annual Elvis FANtasy Fest has been added to your travel planner!
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25th Annual Elvis FANtasy Fest

Dates: October 06 - October 08, 2017 Times vary by date (CT)

This festival honors the Elvis Presley legacy of giving by raising funds for Porter County Special Olympics. See top Elvis tribute artists for an EPE Ultimate Prequalifier contest.

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

Dates: October 06 - October 08, 2017 All day (CT)

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

Three Little Birds Market has been added to your travel planner!
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Three Little Birds Market

Dates: October 06 - October 07, 2017 Friday 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. & Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Get a head start on yuor holiday shopping. They will feature smazing one-of-a-kind, up-cycled and vintage items. They hand pick the local vendors to provide great shopping. You can also enjoy food,...Read More

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

Dates: October 07 - October 08, 2017 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

WRF Nursery & Garden Center will host their annual Fall Festival. There will be old-fashioned family fun, such as navigating through the interactive corn maze, and taking a tractor-pulled...Read More

Hay Ride Saturday at Taltree has been added to your travel planner!
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Hay Ride Saturday at Taltree

Dates: October 07 - October 28, 2017 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Hay rides will be available every Saturday in October. Pick-up will be at the Depot.

HoneyHoney has been added to your travel planner!
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HoneyHoney

Date: Saturday, October 07 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Brightside Music, LLC proudly presents HoneyHoney, an American alternative folk group based in Los Angeles, CA. Honey Honey is the jazzy, twangy rollicking collaboration between Suzanne Santo and Ben...Read More

Pet Costume Parade has been added to your travel planner!
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Pet Costume Parade

Dates: October 07 - October 31, 2017 1:00 - 1:30 p.m. (CT)

Bring your pooch out in their best Halloween costume for a short parade. Visitors will meet in front of the Depot. Participation is free with admission.

 

 

Playdate in the Nature Play Zone has been added to your travel planner!
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Playdate in the Nature Play Zone

Date: Saturday, October 07 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Join a ranger and explore Miller Woods, build a fort, climb a tree, create awesome nature art, and so much more.

Brincka-Cross Gardens Tours has been added to your travel planner!
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Brincka-Cross Gardens Tours

Date: Sunday, October 08 3:30 - 4:15 p.m. (CT)

Come explore Porter County's hidden gem! Brincka-Cross Gardens is a lush and unique park hidden away in the woods. Come learn about its history, see inside the beautiful home, and tour the...Read More