Upcoming Events

May

Spring Jewelry & Craft Show has been added to your travel planner!
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Spring Jewelry & Craft Show

Date: Saturday, May 04 9am-3pm (CT)

Just in time for Mother's Day. One-stop shopping. There will be jewelry, custom gifts, and so much more. Come shop for the special mom in your life. Will be held in Oakwood and Sycamore Halls. Door...Read More

Film Screening: Vietnam Nurses has been added to your travel planner!
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Film Screening: Vietnam Nurses

Date: Sunday, May 05 2-3pm (CT)

Honor the work that nurses do during National Nurses Week. The documentary Vietnam Nurses explores the contribution of nurses in the Vietnam War and the impact it had on their lives.

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

Dates: May 05 - May 26, 2019 1:30-3:30pm (CT)

The hike starts at the National Park's Paul H. Douglas Center and travels through varied habitats including rare and beautiful black oak savanna and offers incredible views of Lake Michigan and...Read More

VNA Stroll for Hospice has been added to your travel planner!
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VNA Stroll for Hospice

Date: Sunday, May 05 Noon-4pm (CT)

The VNA Stroll for Hospice is a one-day event. Stroll, eat, play and remember loved ones while supporting Hospice Programs! Family activities include picnic lunch, raffle baskets, and t-shirts...Read More

5x5 at the Depot has been added to your travel planner!
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5x5 at the Depot

Date: Friday, May 10 5-7pm (CT)

The Depot will be presenting a special art exhibit. Many established mid-career and emerging artists have created original 5" x 5" artwork specifically for this exhibit.

Second Friday at the Depot has been added to your travel planner!
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Second Friday at the Depot

Dates: May 10 - October 11, 2019 5-7pm (CT)

The second Friday reception opens new exhibitions at the Depot including artwork by regional artists and museum exhibits of local history.

Valpo Film Festiv@l has been added to your travel planner!
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Valpo Film Festiv@l

Date: Friday, May 10 6:30-8pm (CT)

This event exhibits film talent and provides an opportunity for VHS students of all ages to submit short films. "One Minute to Film It" is a contest that consists of five...Read More

Art in the National Park has been added to your travel planner!
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Art in the National Park

Date: Saturday, May 11 2-4pm (CT)

Edward Burns. Meet local artists who use the dunes as inspiration to create their art. Learn how they photograph, paint, draw and write. Programs may be inside or outside. 

Historical Valparaiso Home Tour has been added to your travel planner!
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Historical Valparaiso Home Tour

Date: Saturday, May 11 10am-5pm

Iconic home in the residential neighborhoods surrounding the county seat tells a story of Valparaiso's growth and development. Homes on the tour represent the life and culture of a vibrant community...Read More

Migration Birding Hike with the Indiana Audubon Society has been added to your travel planner!
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Migration Birding Hike with the Indiana Audubon Society

Date: Saturday, May 11 8-10am (CT)

Join birding expert and Indiana Audoubon Society Executive Director Brad Bumgardner for his migration birding series. Meet at the Visitor Center and car pool to the birding spot of the month. Bring...Read More

Mother's Day Shuttle Bus Tours has been added to your travel planner!
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Mother's Day Shuttle Bus Tours

Date: Sunday, May 12 1-3pm (CT)

Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Park in one of the park's heated, 15-passenger shuttle buses. This is a great way to see the park's amazing winter landscapes without...Read More

Mother's Day Wildflower Hike has been added to your travel planner!
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Mother's Day Wildflower Hike

Date: Sunday, May 12 10-11:30am & 1-2:30pm (CT)

Join a ranger at the Indiana Dunes National Park's Heron Rookery for a two-hour wildflower hike to see that woodland flowers are blooming. The Heron Rookery is perhaps the best location in the region...Read More

Live Entertainment Concert Series - Mehran - Spanish Guitar & Flamenco Dancers has been added to your travel planner!
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Live Entertainment Concert Series - Mehran - Spanish Guitar & Flamenco Dancers

Date: Monday, May 13 7pm (CT)

Mehran is the premier Flamenco guitarist with the soothing sounds of solo Flamenco and classical guitar mixed with a fiery and intense collaboration with Flamenco dancers. Mehran has published two...Read More

Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Rock Around the Opera House: A Rockabilly Afternoon has been added to your travel planner!
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Lunchtime Cabaret Series - Rock Around the Opera House: A Rockabilly Afternoon

Date: Wednesday, May 15 1-3pm (CT)

Johnny Cash. Bill Haley. Buddy Holly. Wanda Jackson. Elvis Presley. These are some of the great artists that helped plant the seeds of what would develop into the music that defined...Read More

Indiana Dunes Birding Festival has been added to your travel planner!
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Indiana Dunes Birding Festival

Dates: May 16 - May 19, 2019 Check website for times (CT)

Join in four days of fantastic birding at Indiana's number one birding attraction. Celebrate the amazing spring migration on Lake Michigan's southern shore with field trips, presentations, live bird...Read More