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Washington Park Zoo!

     The Washington Park Zoo has two new African lions that will be on display. The  2 ½ year old male and 3 year old female were donated by a rescue zoo in Nevada. The Washington Park Zoo Staff are truly thankful for all of the donations made to the Zoo Society which helped make…

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Theater Zuidpool from Belgium deconstructs “Macbeth”

I wasn’t sure what to expect when I attended Theater Zuidpool’s “Macbeth” at Thalia Hall.  What was billed as a kind of rock n’ roll/heavy metal version of “Macbeth”, wasn’t.  I heard some rock n’ roll riffs and a couple of clever songs, but most of the show was a recitation by Macbeth and Lady…

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Art And Craft Shows in Northwest Indiana

   Join the Northwest Indiana tradition of celebrating and supporting American handmade craft at these premier events in Lake, Porter and LaPorte Counties. Shop one-of-a-kind, finely crafted artwork directly from the juried and non-juried, award-winning artists.       A unique feature of the NWIndiana Craft Shows you’ll find the actual artists to be on-site. While shopping, you’ll meet…

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Halloween Events in Northwest Indiana

     Spend your Halloween Weekends in October celebrating in Northwest Indiana starting the end of September! We guarantee there’s a Halloween Event EVERY WEEKEND WITH TONS OF FAMILY FUN! For A For A Complete List of HALLOWEEN EVENTS CLICK HERE! Complete List of HAUNTED HOUSES CLICK HERE! Complete List of Trunk or Treats, CLICK HERE! Here’s the Trick…

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Fall Festivals in Northwest Indiana

     Spend your Fall Weekends with the family for a weekend getaway in Northwest Indiana. We guarantee there’s a Festival EVERY WEEKEND WITH TONS OF FAMILY FUN! From Car Shows,Food Truck Festivals to concerts and parades, these events will have you enjoying your summer weekend ! Let us not forget tons of Fireworks,  Art and…

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Nick Sandys stars in Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival’s Whimsical, Family Friendly Production of “The Tempest”

**** Highly Recommended   Chicago favorite, Nick Sandys, stars as Prospero in a whimsical, family-friendly production of “The Tempest” at the Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival.  Director West Hyler has melded music, magic, circus stunts and spectacular special effects to achieve his vision of “The Tempest”.  The professional cast which includes stars from the Chicago stage, Broadway,…

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Popcorn Festival

     Your Popcorn Festival celebration begins the Saturday after Labor Day underneath the William E. Urschel Pavilion which will be held Saturday, September 11th, 2021. The Festival features entertainment and activities for the whole family. Test your skill in the Hot wheels Race of Champions, see who will take home the title of Cutest…

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Hoof and Tail Adoption Event – August 27th

With a goal of 100 adoptions, Humane Society Calumet Area (HSCA) will head to the farm on Aug. 27 for the second annual  Hoof and Tail Adoption Event. The mega adoption event will feature animals with hooves and paws available for adoption from noon to 4 p.m. at Happy Note Farm, 10623 Cline Ave., Crown…

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Theatre at The Center

     Theatre at the Center provides professional, live stage plays and musicals, combining Broadway-quality productions within an intimate playing space.         In an effort to bring in new patrons of all ages, they offer an exceptionally entertaining Special Events series which presents concerts, comedy acts, behind the scenes events and children’s productions – making…

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National Park Service 100th Anniversary Concert

In celebration of the National Park Service’s 100th Anniversary, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the Dunes Learning Center are bringing the Northwest Indiana Symphony to West Beach on Saturday, August 27, at 7:30 p.m. for a free concert with the magnificent dunes as the backdrop. Enjoy the 40 piece symphony orchestra under the direction of…

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