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Events for the month of August 2012 in Porter County


Art Exhibits

4th Annual ARTOUR4th Annual ARTOUR - 08/25/2012 - 08/26/2012

An afternoon of sharing art crafts. Artist are placed in local businesses for an afternoon. This year over 25 artists and 17 local businesses are participating!

54th Annual Chesterton Art Fair54th Annual Chesterton Art Fair - 08/04/2012 - 08/06/2012

Features the original artwork of over 130 artists from across the United States. Also features artist demonstrations.

Car Show


Baptist Children's Home 32nd Bike-a-thonBaptist Children's Home 32nd Bike-a-thon - 08/11/2012 - 08/12/2012

Ride 20 miles or walk 2 miles on the beautiful Prairie Duneland Trail - Fundraiser.

Party in the ParkParty in the Park - 08/18/2012 - 08/19/2012

Held in Thomas Centennial Park, Party in the Park is an annual summer celebration for the Duneland communities of Beverly Shores, Burns Harbor, Chesterton, Dune Acres and Porter.

Summer Rhapsody Music FestivalSummer Rhapsody Music Festival - 06/16/2012 - 08/27/2012

The event that opened the park last year is back and we've added 9 additional concerts to make this a summer long event! We will open the season with the Summer Rhapsody Festival Orchestra on Saturday, June 16 at 7pm with a tribute to American fi


Perseid Meteor ShowerPerseid Meteor Shower - 08/10/2012 - 08/11/2012

Join fellow sky watchers as they count the meteors from the annual meteor shower.

Perseid Meteor StargazePerseid Meteor Stargaze - 08/11/2012 - 08/12/2012

Annual meteor shower star gaze from the beach at Indiana Dunes State Park.


First Friday ReceptionFirst Friday Reception - 07/06/2012 - 08/04/2012

Start your First Friday tour at the The Depot Gallery in Beverly Shores, IN.


4th Annual Taste of Porter County4th Annual Taste of Porter County - 08/25/2012 - 08/27/2012

Delight your taste buds with friends and family, and enjoy creations from food establishments in Porter County and beyond!!

Farmers Markets

Chesterton's European MarketChesterton's European Market - 05/05/2012 - 10/28/2012

Chesterton’s European Market provides a strong tradition of quality shopping and live entertainment within a festive community experience.

Portage Community Farmer's MarketPortage Community Farmer's Market - 06/03/2012 - 10/01/2012

The Portage Community Farmer's Market is a great place to buy fresh picked produce, breads, jams, jellies, hand made pastries and much more.

Schoolhouse Shop Farmer's MarketSchoolhouse Shop Farmer's Market - 05/04/2012 - 10/07/2012

Labriola artisan bread, gourmet foods, gifts; candies, contemporary apparel at Dune Clothiers, cards & stationery, floral shop, toys & games, home accents, patio plate lunches.

Food / Beverage

Eat Up Wine Down - First ThursdaysEat Up Wine Down - First Thursdays - 11/03/2011 - 12/07/2012

$5 Food and Drink Specials at Valpo Dining Restaurants the First Thursday of EVERY Month.


Aukiki River FestivalAukiki River Festival - 08/25/2012 - 08/27/2012

Imagine a time during the 1900's when the Baum's Bridge - along the Kankakee River - was bustling with activity.

Beaches and ResortsBeaches and Resorts - 06/15/2012 - 08/16/2012

The Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Art Gallery will feature a new exhibit.

Wolf Mansion ToursWolf Mansion Tours - 04/27/2012 - 12/24/2012

Wolf Mansion Victorian Italianate, built in 1875, is listed on the national historic register.

Performing Arts

Music in the ParkMusic in the Park - 06/19/2012 - 08/28/2012

Music in the Park Concert Series. Come out to a free concert at Woodland Park starting June 17th and continuing every Tuesday till the end of August.

Summer Bandstand Concert and Family Film SeriesSummer Bandstand Concert and Family Film Series - 06/08/2012 - 08/11/2012

An old-fashion concert series featuring a variety of traditional music, followed by a movie suitable for family viewing.

Summer Rhapsody Music FestivalSummer Rhapsody Music Festival - 08/18/2012 - 08/19/2012

Summer Rhapsody Festival Orchestra highlighting musical selections from some of Hollywood's classic and modern film scores. Food, Beer Tent and VIP Area will be available Additional Don't miss the final c

Triumph of LoveTriumph of Love - 08/03/2012 - 08/13/2012

A romantic place and time, a secret garden setting in 18th century France, the hilarious musical comedy Triumph of Love.


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