Upcoming Events

December

Swedish Pancake Breakfast & Author Talk by Ken Schoon has been added to your travel planner!
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Swedish Pancake Breakfast & Author Talk by Ken Schoon

Date: Saturday, December 08 9:30am-noon

Join the Dunes Learning Center for a fun family event! Celebrate the season with Swedish pancakes and lingonberry syrup, as well as traditional pancakes and maple syrup. Enjoy folk music and...Read More

A Classical Blast Christmas - Dark Side of the Yule has been added to your travel planner!
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A Classical Blast Christmas - Dark Side of the Yule

Date: Sunday, December 09 7:30 p.m. (CT)

It's becoming a CST Christmas tradition. Classical Blast, based out of the Chicago area, is wildly popular for their mix of original music and innovative new arrangements of classic rock tunes,...Read More

Nature Tots Program has been added to your travel planner!
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Nature Tots Program

Date: Wednesday, December 12 10am-noon (CT)

Parents and toddlers are invited to participate in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's new Nature Tot's program. Nature Tots, aged 2-4, will learn about nature through a ranger-led story time, crafts...Read More

Holiday Pops has been added to your travel planner!
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Holiday Pops

Date: Friday, December 14 7:30pm (CT)

The spirit of the Holidays comes alive at this festive concert. With a combination of traditional favorites and new sounds, their orchestra and chorus will celebrate the season. Sing along to...Read More

A Christmas Carol has been added to your travel planner!
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A Christmas Carol

Date: Saturday, December 15 7pm (CT)

Special theatrical presentation of A Christmas Carol. A one-man adaptation by storyteller Grant Fitch.

Christmas Bird Count has been added to your travel planner!
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Christmas Bird Count

Date: Saturday, December 15

Join tens of thousands of volunteers throughout the Americas for the annual Christmas Bird Count. Families, students. amateurs, birders, and scientists alike, arm themselves with binoculars, bird...Read More

Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Celebrate the Season: A Christmas Cabaret has been added to your travel planner!
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Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Celebrate the Season: A Christmas Cabaret

Date: Wednesday, December 19 1-3pm (CT)

The Memorial Opera House will sing and dance its way into the Christmas Season with this spectacular cabaret. Following their production of It's A Wonderful Life, they will be sure to warm the hearts...Read More

South Shore Orchestra: Holiday Pops has been added to your travel planner!
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South Shore Orchestra: Holiday Pops

Date: Friday, December 21 7:30pm (CT)

Join Maestro Troy Webdell, the South Shore Orchestra and Santa for a holiday celebration the entire family can enjoy! South Shore Orchestra will present an evening that is guaranteed to entertain all...Read More

Chesterton Christmas Eve Jingle Bell Run has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton Christmas Eve Jingle Bell Run

Date: Monday, December 24 7am registration; 8am run (CT)

Put on your most festive running clothes or come as you are. Participants are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items or new, unopened toiletries to be donated to the Westchester Neighbors Food...Read More

Christmas Eve Morning Stroll has been added to your travel planner!
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Christmas Eve Morning Stroll

Date: Monday, December 24 10am (CT)

Join the naturalists for their traditional Christmas Eve stroll through the dune forests. 

January

Espionage Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Espionage Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 11am-8:30pm Monday-Thursday; 11am-10pm Friday & Saturday; 11am-8pm Sunday

 Escape rooms are an interactive adventure game where you and your team are locked in a themed room. You have 60 minutes to find a series of clues, solve puzzles, and crack coes to escape...Read More

First Day Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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First Day Hike

Date: Tuesday, January 01 10:00 a.m. (CT)

Join others across the country on a special New Year's Hike to ring in the New Year. Meet at the Nature Center and enjoy a rugged hike through the high dunes, including Mt. Tom. The hike is...Read More

Mission Escape has been added to your travel planner!
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Mission Escape

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 3-11pm Monday- Friday; 11am-11pm Saturday; Noon-1pm Sunday

You will be tasked with tackling logical problems and puzzles. You will put out little physical effort and your wit and observation will be the key to your success. Everything you need to be...Read More

Paradox Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Paradox Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 1-7pm Monday, Wednesday, & Sunday; Noon-9pm Thursday & Friday (CT)

Room 1: House in the Woods - Everyone in town knows the creepy old house in the woods. No one, however, wants to talk about it or even find themselves nearby. Your friend, Tim the journalist, wanted...Read More

Survival Escape Rooms has been added to your travel planner!
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Survival Escape Rooms

Dates: January 01 - December 31, 2019 Call of times

Survival escape rooms are the newest escape games hitting Northwest Indiana. State of the art games, fast paced, and exciting! Outsmart aliens, escape dangerous traps and solve cunning puzzles with
...Read More