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October

Kankakee River Sandhill Crane Paddle has been added to your travel planner!
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Kankakee River Sandhill Crane Paddle

Date: Sunday, October 14 10am-dusk (CT)

Join Northwest Indiana Paddlers, family, and friends for this annual fall event. A relaxing 8.6 mile paddle down the Kankakee River will e followed by a trip to Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area...Read More

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

Dates: October 14 - October 28, 2018 1:30-3:30pm (CT)

Join a ranger for a hike through Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's beautiful Miller Woods. The hike starts at the National Lakeshore's Paul H. Douglas Center. The hike is spectacular in its varied...Read More

Burn's Harbor Trunk or Treat has been added to your travel planner!
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Burn's Harbor Trunk or Treat

Date: Friday, October 19 5-8pm (CT)

Burn's Harbor's Food Truck Square is proud to host their annual Trunk or Treat. 

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

Dates: October 19 - October 20, 2018 4-6pm Friday; 11am-2pm Saturday (CT)

Get ready for two days of costumes, tricks, treats, spooks and more with the Fall Harvest Festival. Friday night fun: Dress up in your spookiest or silliest costume and go door-to-door all throughout...Read More

Annual NWI Storytelling Festival & Ghost Stories! has been added to your travel planner!
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Annual NWI Storytelling Festival & Ghost Stories!

Date: Saturday, October 20 10:30am-noon (CT)

The Nature Center Auditorium will come alive with a variety of stories told with puppets and props to enthrall children of all ages. Afterward, bring a blanket and enjoy a night of fright in an...Read More

BrightSide Music presents Shemekia Copeland with The Cash Box Kings has been added to your travel planner!
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BrightSide Music presents Shemekia Copeland with The Cash Box Kings

Date: Saturday, October 20 7:30pm (CT)

Whether she's belting out a raucous blues-rocker, firing up a blistering soul-shouter, bringing the spirit to a gospel-fueled R&B rave-up or digging deep down to a subtle, country-tinged...Read More

Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore - Miller Woods has been added to your travel planner!
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Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore - Miller Woods

Date: Saturday, October 20 9am-noon (CT)

Join staff and fellow volunteers in helping to care for your local national park. All equipment and protective gear including gloves and eye protection will be provided.  

Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore - Park Connection Office has been added to your travel planner!
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Drop-in Volunteering Opportunity at National Lakeshore - Park Connection Office

Dates: July 21 - October 20, 2018 9am-noon (CT)

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and Indiana Dunes Tourism (IDT) have partnered to offer Drop-In Volunteering, a no-hassle volunteer option for those looking to help out at the Indiana Dunes....Read More

Fall Colors Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Colors Hike

Date: Saturday, October 20 1-2pm (CT)

Enjoy a ranger-led hike through the gorgeous maple trees in full fall colors at historic Chellberg Farm. The hike begins in the Bailly Homestead and Chellberg farm parking lot. Please dress for the...Read More

Fall Friends of the Library Sale has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Friends of the Library Sale

Dates: October 20 - October 21, 2018 9am-4pm (CT)

There will be thousands of books of all sorted and spread throughout a number of rooms and hallways on the second floor of the library. Prices for newer and special books will be individually marked....Read More

Halloween Hoopla has been added to your travel planner!
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Halloween Hoopla

Date: Saturday, October 20 9am-4pm (CT)

Join some very "spooky" volunteers at the Douglas Center as they prepare for Halloween. This family-friendly Halloween fun, games, and night hikes in Miller Woods. Wear costumes and learn...Read More

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 20 1-3pm (CT)

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

Saturdays @ PoCo Muse has been added to your travel planner!
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Saturdays @ PoCo Muse

Dates: January 20 - December 15, 2018 1-4pm (CT)

On the third Saturday of each month, the Porter County Museum features a story that is given a special emphasis. These are often exhibit openings, highlights of future exhibit topics, or developed...Read More

Sips and Spirits - A Ghosts Evening of Fun! has been added to your travel planner!
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Sips and Spirits - A Ghosts Evening of Fun!

Date: Saturday, October 20 6-10pm

Join the Sips and Spirits! A ghostly walking tour and so much more! There will be two 45 minute tours. Be sure to sign up for the correct one! There will be a 6:45 tour and an 8:00 tour. Your ticket...Read More

Smithsonian Museum Day at the PoCo Muse has been added to your travel planner!
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Smithsonian Museum Day at the PoCo Muse

Dates: October 20 - December 15, 2018 11am-4pm (CT)

Stop by the PoCo Muse during Smithsonian Museum Day to see Selling the Dream: Bartletts' Beverly Shores one last time before it closes forever. Peruse three original, incredibly detailed...Read More