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Village People at Pierogi Festival

Pierogi Fest® is pleased to announce that the Kings of Disco, the one and only VILLAGE PEOPLE are coming to this year’s festival at Oil City Stadium. Although the festival features five performance stages, this is the first time in Pierogi Fest’s 22 years that it has featured a major act. Village People  have sold…

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Historical Prominent People in LaPorte

In conjunction with the La Porte County Historical Society’s approved project exhibit celebrating the Bicentennial of Indiana entitled Prominent People of La Porte County, Fern Eddy Schultz, La Porte County (IN) Historian will be presenting a program on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 1:00 at the LaPorte County Museum.  The presentation, The Rest of the…

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Water Quality Workshop at Indiana Dunes

     On Thursday, June 23, educators, pre-service teachers, naturalists, interpreters, scout leaders, youth leaders, home schooling parents, and anyone working with middle and high school aged youth are invited to enjoy a day-long workshop investigating educational activities dealing with water quality! This session will run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and will be held…

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Brewing Up Business, Chesterton Indiana

Entrepreneurial advice will be on tap when Brewing up Business returns from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday June 16, 2016 at Sand Creek Country Club, 1001 Sand Creek Drive. The event will feature small business owners in the brewing and roasting industries as well as a panel of business experts. Entrepreneurs on hand to offer…

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Free Symphony Concert, Michigan City

The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is pleased to present From Sea to Shining Sea, a free summer concert made possible by the Michigan City Community Enrichment Corporation. Join us on Saturday, June 18, at 7 pm for a rousing musical celebration performed at the Guy Foremen Amphitheater, Washington Park in Michigan City.   Each…

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Second Saturday & Live in the Ville

    Join White Ripple Gallery for their Second Saturday Event on Saturday, June 11th for several events and activities including a special  talk with Brabant Lenting, who will be discussing his career as an artist and Subconcious Symmetry, the current exhibit at White Ripple. At the same time join them for open studios, with live art…

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Fetching Market Comes to Munster Indiana

Fetching Market is quality vintage & handcrafted wares – their markets offer barn finds, silver, ironstone, vintage glassware, collectibles, vintage jewelry, vintage clothing, chippy rusty stuff, barn wood, garden items, beautiful handcrafted jewelry, soaps, lotions, potions, candles, gourmet specialty foods, project finds, pieces of stuff, estate sale finds, vintage signs, old tables, old chairs, old…

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SuperHero Saturday, Whiting Indiana

On Saturday, June 16th, 2018 the City of Whiting and the Chamber have combined forces to bring all things Super Hero to 119th Street!  This is a family friendly event offering free activities for the little ones like a superhero training center and a rock climbing wall, a costume contest, bounce house and more! Enjoy…

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Dyer Summer Fest

 The 30th Annual Dyer Summer Fest will be at Pheasant Hills Park, Dyer, Indiana on June 8th – June 12th, 2022.  The Town of Dyer Special Events will be hosting Dyer Summer Fest “30th Anniversary” at Pheasant Hills Park starting on Thursday, June 10th and running through Sunday, June 12th, 2022. The Dyer Summer Fest is the Town’s Fest to celebrate…

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Memorial Day Weekend in NWI

     There are lots of events and activities in Northwest Indiana for Memorial Weekend that are fun for the whole family with lots of free things to do. While here in Northwest Indiana you’ll also find lots of amusement parks and Family Friendly Fun centers with arcades, indoor play, laser tag, miniature golf, bowling,…

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