Upcoming Events

May

Circus Pages Circus has been added to your travel planner!
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Circus Pages Circus

Date: Friday, May 25 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. (CT)

Ready for a show stopping, heart pounding family adventure? Circus Pages has the finest international circus acts and performers for a spectacular show each year. Their show-owned animals enjoy...Read More

Fool for Love has been added to your travel planner!
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Fool for Love

Dates: May 25 - June 09, 2018 Times vary by date (CT)

Gritty Comedy/Drama: Sam Shepard has always been a CST favorite and Fool for Love gives audiences a look at an earlier work that led to him becoming one of America's greatest living playwrights. In...Read More

Mount Baldy Summit Sunset Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Mount Baldy Summit Sunset Hike

Date: Friday, May 25 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Meet at the Mount Baldy parking lot for a ranger-led hike to the top of the beautiful and famous Mount Baldy. The sunset over Lake  Michigan and the surrounding area are spectacular. No...Read More

Parade has been added to your travel planner!
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Parade

Dates: May 25 - June 10, 2018 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 3:00 p.m. (CT)

The tragic, true story of the trial and lynching of a man wrongly accused of murder is brought to theatrical life.

In 1913, Leo Frank, a Brooklyn-raised Jew living in Georgia, is put on trial
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Butterfly Monitoring Hike at Meadowbrook Nature Preserve has been added to your travel planner!
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Butterfly Monitoring Hike at Meadowbrook Nature Preserve

Date: Saturday, May 26 9:00 a.m. (CT)

Come out and join Stewardship Director, Eric Bird, on a hike through Meadowbrook Nature Preserve to monitor butterflies. participants will learn the basics of field identification and how you can use...Read More

Chesterton Cruise Night has been added to your travel planner!
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Chesterton Cruise Night

Dates: May 26 - September 29, 2018 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. (CT)

Cars of all kinds - vintage, sport, and foreign. A night of family fun. Held on the last Saturday of the month, May to Sept.

Family Fishing Day has been added to your travel planner!
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Family Fishing Day

Date: Saturday, May 26 8:00 a.m. - noon (CT)

Bring the whole family to enjoy a morning of catch and release fishing at the North Pond. Don't have fishing gear? A naturalist will have a few extra poles and bait for those who are fishing for the...Read More

Mother-Son Date Knight has been added to your travel planner!
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Mother-Son Date Knight

Date: Saturday, May 26 6:00 p.m. (CT)

Hear Ye, Hear Ye! Mothers and sons, enjoy an evening of chivalry, dancing, and other medieval festivities. Sons are encouraged to dress in their knightly best or as a beastly dragon. Come join in the...Read More

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

Dates: May 26 - September 08, 2018 Noon - 3:00 p.m. (CT)

Take a self-guided hike into the amazing Pinhook Bog every Saturday afternoon in summer. Rangers and volunteers stationed along the trail will help you understand this unique remnant of the last...Read More

Bailly Cemetery Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Bailly Cemetery Hike

Date: Sunday, May 27 Noon - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Join a ranger-led hike to the historic Bailu cemetery while learning about the history of the Baily family. You can also learn about early settlers and farmers who came to this region in the 1800s...Read More

Valpo-Fest Motorcycle/Car Show & Swap Meet has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo-Fest Motorcycle/Car Show & Swap Meet

Date: Sunday, May 27 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Buy/sell/trade cars, bikes, parts, leather, trophy awards, bike rodeo, food, beer, and live bands. 

Memorial Day Parade has been added to your travel planner!
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Memorial Day Parade

Date: Monday, May 28 Noon (CT)

The Portage American Legion Post 260 would like to extend an invitation to you and your family to them in the annual Memorial Day Parade and Memorial Day Services . 

Burns Harbor Food Truck Square - "Where Food Meets Fun" has been added to your travel planner!
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Burns Harbor Food Truck Square - "Where Food Meets Fun"

Dates: May 30 - September 12, 2018 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. (CT)

Creating a sense of place and pride, this event lets visitors enjoy the many tastes of the region while participating in weekly themed activities. The Food Truck Square  The Food Truck Square...Read More

June

Mount Baldy Summit Sunset Hike has been added to your travel planner!
This event has been removed from your travel planner!

Mount Baldy Summit Sunset Hike

Date: Friday, June 01 7:00 p.m. (CT)

Meet at the Mount Baldy parking lot for a ranger-led hike to the top of the beautiful and famous Mount Baldy. The sunset over Lake  Michigan and the surrounding area are spectacular. No...Read More

Acorn Concert Series - Echoes of Pompeii has been added to your travel planner!
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Acorn Concert Series - Echoes of Pompeii

Date: Saturday, June 02 5:30 gates open; 6:30 - 10:00 p.m. (CT)

Craft beer, wine, and local food favorites will be available to purchase during the concert. Guests are encouraged to bring lawn chairs. This is a family-friendly event. Smoking and outside beverages...Read More