Category Archives: Downtown Valparaiso

Olga’s Place Expands to Downtown Valparaiso

Olga’s Place is a mother daughter locally owned restaurant with two locations that started in Westville Indiana and recently opened a second location in the popular Downtown Valparaiso District. WESTVILLE LOCATION: 219-785-7100 454 W. Main Street, Wesville Don’t let the exterior fool you, once inside, you’ll feel like you’re in a fine dining restaurant! The…

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Northwest Indiana Steakhouses and Steak Restaurants

      Our Comprehensive Overview of fine Northwest Indiana steakhouses and Steak Restaurants presents the top spots to get sizzling sirloin and fiery fillets – rare, medium, well — to enhance your eating out experience. It’s very common today, to go to a restaurant and someone in your party wants to have a steak…

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Valpo Chamber Hosts Memorial Opera House 125th Anniversary

The Valparaiso Chamber of Commerce hosted an 125th Anniversary Ribbon Cutting on Thursday, February 15th. On stage was the backdrop of the Upcoming Production, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame.” Several  representatives from the local community, the chamber of commerce and the theatre community were present. As a special treat, there were two performances shown by…

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Hilltop Neighborhood House Announces Soup Day

Hilltop Neighborhood House is very excited to invite organizations to participate in celelbrating their 19th Annual “Heartwarming Soups and Hometown Entertainment” community dinner on February 27th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.      This dinner has become a “Signature” event for them. They hope to have 17 or more different restaurants to participate and donate…

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A Man and His Prostate – 1 Time Show

Seven Time EMMY Award Winner Ed Asner To Appear At Memorial Opera House. Starring in his new comedy stage-play “A Man & His Prostate,” to Benefit The Memorial Opera House Foundation. Ed Asner is one of the most honored actors in television history, with 16 EMMY nominations, seven EMMY Awards, five Golden Globe Awards, and…

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Holly Days & Live Nativity Comes to Valparaiso

Valparaiso, Indiana will come to life with the sights and sounds of the holiday season on the first Friday in December every year from 5-8 p.m for Holly Days! Stroll through the decorated streets of the downtown neighborhood and kick off your holiday shopping with our fine retailers. Visit your favorite stores to enjoy their…

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Popcorn Festival Pre-week Events Announced

Your Popcorn Festival celebration begins September 6 underneath the William E. Urschel Pavilion. Each day will feature entertainment and activities for the whole family. Test your skill in the Hotwheels Race of Champions, see who will take home the title of Cutest Baby, or catch a live performance! Here’s what you can catch: Your favorite…

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Diners Love DonQuijote Restaurant

   Many people who have visited downtown Valparaiso since 1985 have discovered the distinctive cuisine of the regions of Spain at Don Quijote Restaurant. Offering an excellent introduction to the rich and varied flavors and aromas of Iberian cooking, the proprietors and chefs, Carlos Rivero and Elena Jambrina are both natives of Spain. Carlos Rivera…

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