Taste the Best of the Region at Lucrezia Café—Savor magnificent creations like rigatoni with smoked chicken, braised lamb shank, or “won’t-find-it-fresher” grilled wild salmon. Everything on their award-winning menu is made to order from scratch.
Built on a former army base with 28 acres of bunkers, trenches, buildings, and radar towers, this is hands-down the best paintball range in the Chicagoland area. There’s open play on weekends, and during the week groups can make reservations and rent the whole place for a private game.
Posted on Thursday, July 11th, 2019 in Accommodations, Activities, Beach, Biking, Birding, Camping, Canoe, Kayak, Paddleboard, Dining, Fishing, Hiking, History, Indiana Dunes, Nature, Outdoor Adventures, Shopping
The lakefront communities are known for their beautiful vistas, scenic lake view sites, and amazing architectural structures.
This classic 1950s location is Northwest Indiana’s only drive-in theater. Visit the 49er Drive-In Theater for a double feature!
If you’re visiting the Indiana Dunes for the first time, you can’t miss out on this must-see destination shop.
For great springtime birding, there’s no place like the Indiana Dunes. More than 350 bird species live or migrate through the dunes every year, drawn to Lake Michigan’s open waters and to the diverse habitats available for nesting.
Check out 3 Interesting Things about Bartlett’s Gourmet Grill & Tavern, home to incredible food, craft beers, giant bloody marys, and a beautiful patio.
Posted on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 in
By Suzie LaBelle Editor’s note: Suzie LaBelle and Will Heelan, both of Wilmette, IL, are bicycling around the entire perimeter of Lake Michigan, and they recently passed through Indiana Dunes Country. Their trip is scheduled to go from May 17 to June 15, 2015, starting in Wilmette and going counterclockwise around the lake. They will … Continued
In the heart of Indiana Dunes Country in downtown Valparaiso lies Old World Market. This specialty food, wine, and cheese market offers delicious tastes, affordable prices, all served up with a smile—what more could a foodie wish for?
Craft beer fans gather round! Hunter’s Brewing is just a hop, skip, and a jump away from the Indiana Dunes in downtown Chesterton.