Events for the month of August 2012 in Porter County
|4th Annual ARTOUR - 08/25/2012|
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 Fair - 08/04/2012 - 08/05/2012|
Features the original artwork of over 130 artists from across the United States. Also features artist demonstrations.
|Corvette & Chevy Show - 08/11/2012 - 08/12/2012|
Annual exhibit for the auto enthusiast.
|Baptist Children's Home 32nd Bike-a-thon - 08/11/2012|
Ride 20 miles or walk 2 miles on the beautiful Prairie Duneland Trail - Fundraiser.
|Party in the Park - 08/18/2012|
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 Festival - 06/16/2012 - 08/26/2012|
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
|It's a Girl's World Science Club at Hageman Library - 07/12/2012 - 09/27/2012|
A science club for girls in grades 4-6.
|Perseid Meteor Shower - 08/10/2012|
Join fellow sky watchers as they count the meteors from the annual meteor shower.
|Perseid Meteor Stargaze - 08/11/2012|
Annual meteor shower star gaze from the beach at Indiana Dunes State Park.
|First Friday Reception - 07/06/2012 - 08/03/2012|
Start your First Friday tour at the The Depot Gallery in Beverly Shores, IN.
|Watch & Clock Convention - 08/03/2012 - 08/04/2012|
Annual convention of watch & clock enthusiasts.
|4th Annual Taste of Porter County - 08/25/2012 - 08/26/2012|
Delight your taste buds with friends and family, and enjoy creations from food establishments in Porter County and beyond!!
|Chesterton's European Market - 05/05/2012 - 10/27/2012|
Chesterton’s European Market provides a strong tradition of quality shopping and live entertainment within a festive community experience.
|Portage Community Farmer's Market - 06/03/2012 - 09/30/2012|
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 Market - 05/04/2012 - 10/06/2012|
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 Thursdays - 11/03/2011 - 12/06/2012|
$5 Food and Drink Specials at Valpo Dining Restaurants the First Thursday of EVERY Month.
|Aukiki River Festival - 08/25/2012 - 08/26/2012|
Imagine a time during the 1900's when the Baum's Bridge - along the Kankakee River - was bustling with activity.
|Beaches and Resorts - 06/15/2012 - 08/15/2012|
The Beverly Shores Historical Museum and Art Gallery will feature a new exhibit.
|Wolf Mansion Tours - 04/27/2012 - 12/23/2012|
Wolf Mansion Victorian Italianate, built in 1875, is listed on the national historic register.
|Lunchtime Cabaret: The Music of Henry Mancini - 08/22/2012|
Henry Mancini is one of the world's most awarded and respected composers.
|Music in the Park - 06/19/2012 - 08/27/2012|
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.
|Portage Summer Music in the Park - 06/12/2012 - 08/28/2012|
Summer Music in the Park will be presented each Tuesday night.
|Summer Bandstand Concert and Family Film Series - 06/08/2012 - 08/10/2012|
An old-fashion concert series featuring a variety of traditional music, followed by a movie suitable for family viewing.
|Summer Rhapsody Music Festival - 08/18/2012|
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 Love - 08/03/2012 - 08/12/2012|
A romantic place and time, a secret garden setting in 18th century France, the hilarious musical comedy Triumph of Love.