Upcoming Events

July

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 turtles...Read More

Junior Wildland Firefighter has been added to your travel planner!
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Junior Wildland Firefighter

Date: Saturday, July 20 Check website for times

Meet the Indiana Dunes National Park's fire crew and learn about their jobs and equipment. Upon completion of this 30-minute, hands-on program, children will receive their very own...Read More

Lake Michigan Boat Tours has been added to your travel planner!
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Lake Michigan Boat Tours

Dates: July 06 - July 27, 2019 Check website for times

Join a ranger for a guided two-hour tour on Lake Michigan with Harbor Country Adventures. There is a fee and reservations are required. The tours is held every Saturday in July.

National Nature Playdate has been added to your travel planner!
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National Nature Playdate

Date: Saturday, July 20 Check website for times

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

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

Dates: July 06 - July 27, 2019 Check website for times

Take a self-guided hike into the amazing Pinhook Bog at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. Rangers and volunteers stationed along the trail will help you understand this unique remnant of the last ice...Read More

Public Goat Walk has been added to your travel planner!
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Public Goat Walk

Dates: June 05 - August 31, 2019 Check website for times (CT)

Join the goats on their daily walk and see first hand what it's like to lease them and take them out on the trails. Public goat walks will be every Wednesday at 5 pm and Saturdays at 10 am. Meet at...Read More

The Enchanted Ball has been added to your travel planner!
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The Enchanted Ball

Date: Saturday, July 20 Check website for times

Hear ye Hear ye! Princes and Princesses! Come one, come all to Gabis Arboretum's annual princess ball. Dress in your most royal attire ready to dance the night away. Show off your finest crafting...Read More

Valparaiso Market has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso Market

Dates: June 01 - October 19, 2019 Check website for times

Shop the Valparaiso Market weekly for fresh local produce, handmade products, and beautiful plants and flowers. The fresh produce will liven up your favorite recipes. Stop by weekly for lunch on the...Read More

Valparaiso Wine Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Valparaiso Wine Festival

Date: Saturday, July 20 Check website for times

"Wine enthusiasts" get ready to find a new favorite. The Valparaiso Wine Festival brings over 100 wines to sip and sample. Bring your friends and family and toast to a fun summer evening in the park....Read More