Upcoming Events

October

Red Kite Treasure Adventure has been added to your travel planner!
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Red Kite Treasure Adventure

Date: Sunday, October 08 Performance times: 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Red Kite Treasure Adventure is an interactive theater experience with live music and sensory moments created specifically for young people on the autism spectrum (suggested age is 4 to 14). Audience
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Saw-whet Owl Banding has been added to your travel planner!
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Saw-whet Owl Banding

Date: Tuesday, October 10 All day

This is their 8th season of this long-term research project exploring on of the smallest owls in the United State. Join them for a chance to see these migratory owls as they capture, band, collect...Read More

Chefs Around the Table has been added to your travel planner!
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Chefs Around the Table

Date: Thursday, October 12 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. (CT)

This unique fundraiser will feature 100 gentlemen "chefs" from around Porter County preparing their favorite dishes. This lighthearted gala will also include a competition for the "Top...Read More

Group Bonfire & Night Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Group Bonfire & Night Hike

Dates: October 13 - October 27, 2017 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. (CT)

Cozy up around Taltree's bonfire ring and spend a fun evening with your group around a crackling bonfire. Throughout the night, explore the arboretum in the dark with a Taltree naturalist on a 30...Read More

Hair - The Tribal Love-Rock Musical has been added to your travel planner!
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Hair - The Tribal Love-Rock Musical

Dates: October 13 - October 29, 2017 Times vary by date (CT)

Come celebrate the sixties counterculture in all its long-hair, bell-bottomed, bare-footed, beaded, fringed, and psychedelic glory as Chicago Street Theatre proudly presents Hair just in time for...Read More

Super Groovy Halloween Party With Svengoolie has been added to your travel planner!
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Super Groovy Halloween Party With Svengoolie

Date: Friday, October 13 6:30 p.m. (CT)

Join the Chicago Street Theatre for a 21 and over costume party. Don't miss out on the thrilling night of "Spooktacular" food, creepy cocktails, and your chanced to meet horror movie...Read More

Trick-or-Treat Trail Walk has been added to your travel planner!
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Trick-or-Treat Trail Walk

Date: Friday, October 13 5:30 - 8:00 p.m. (CT)

This event is family-friendly for children and adults of all ages. Families will trek through their haunted trail, collecting candy & goodies at each stop. Before or after the fun, stop in the...Read More

Century of Progress Homes Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Century of Progress Homes Tour

Dates: October 14 - October 15, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT.

Explore five houses that were originally displayed in the 1933 Chicago World's Fair and are now located in the National Lakeshore. Tour the Cypress Log, Florida Tropical,...Read More

Fall Bus Tour of Shirley Heinze Land Trust Nature Preserves has been added to your travel planner!
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Fall Bus Tour of Shirley Heinze Land Trust Nature Preserves

Date: Saturday, October 14 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (CT)

Shirley Heinze Land Trust will host an educational bus tour of its nature preserves. Staff, board members and guest speakers will provide insights on land conservation and the ecology, geology, and...Read More

Hebron Elementary Arts & Crafts Fair has been added to your travel planner!
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Hebron Elementary Arts & Crafts Fair

Date: Saturday, October 14 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Featuring more than 125 exhibits, there are displays of handmade items and freshly-baked goods, plus much more. Lunch is available.

Journeyman - A Tribute to Eric Clapton with opening act Chad Michael has been added to your travel planner!
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Journeyman - A Tribute to Eric Clapton with opening act Chad Michael

Date: Saturday, October 14 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Shaun Hague has built the resume in the last decade. At just 17, he was named "The Best Young Blues Guitarist" by The House of Blues and by 21, the young guitarist was playing guitar for...Read More

Monster Comic Con has been added to your travel planner!
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Monster Comic Con

Date: Saturday, October 14 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. (CT)

Valparaiso's newest and largest comic, collectibles, cosplay dressing up as a character), celebrity, and toy convention. Come out and get in on the action.

Oakoberfest has been added to your travel planner!
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Oakoberfest

Date: Saturday, October 14 6:00 - 9:00 p.m. (CT)

Adult-only event celebrating oak-aged brews and hard ciders from around the area & a performance by Marrakesh Express, a Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young tribute band. A cash bar will also be...Read More

Oktoberfest has been added to your travel planner!
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Oktoberfest

Date: Saturday, October 14 3:00 - 11:00 p.m. (CT)

Save the date, more details to come.

Porter's Perfect Pint has been added to your travel planner!
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Porter's Perfect Pint

Date: Saturday, October 14 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. (CT)

Join in the annual beer tasting and silent auction fundraiser. Enjoy a commemorative pint glass, door prizes, and samples from about 40 regional and national craft brewers, a silent auction, craft...Read More