Category Archives: Memorial Day

Butterfly Monitoring Hike

Come join Stewardship Director, Eric Bird, on a hike through Meadowbrook Nature Preserve to monitor butterflies. Participants will learn the basics of field identification and how you can use your observation skills to be part of the Illinois Butterfly Monitoring Network and help collect important data about butterfly populations in our region of Indiana.  …

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Hesston Steam Museum

     Hesston Steam Museum is an outdoor museum operated by the Laporte County Historical Steam Society in Hesston, Indiana. The Hesston Steam Museum is open several Holiday Weekends as well as every weekend in the Summer. Holiday Weekends Include: Halloween Weekends (Ghost Trains Oct 13-14, 20-21 and Oct. 16, 27, and 28th, 2018), and select…

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NWI Splash Pads and Pools –

Northwest Indiana is home to many Family Fun Amusement Parks and Family Entertainment Centers with lots of things to do with kids that make the perfect getaway for the weekend! Every City has a Splash Pad or Public Pool! MOBILE FRIENDLY LIST OF #NWI SPLASH PADS AND POOLS    CROWN POINT: Hub Municipal Pool, 1000…

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Free Baseball Tickets!

FREE BASEBALL TICKETS! PanoramaNOW is giving away Free Railcats Tickets (Gary Indiana) or Oilmen Baseball Tickets (Whiting Indiana)!  All you have to do is CLICK on the Amusement page, Instructions are at the top of the page Tickets are awarded on a first come first serve basis, so enter in the contest now before the tickets…

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Family Fun Entertainment Centers and Amusement Parks

WIN FREE BASEBALL TICKETS: Find the Letters “B-A-S-E-B-A-L-L” Below & Email the Locations TO US HERE!            Plan to Visit Indiana – Northwest Indiana is home to many Family Fun Amusement Parks and Family Entertainment Centers with lots of things to do with kids that make the perfect getaway weekend for the…

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NWI Spring Car Shows and Festivals

Spend your Summer Weekends celebrating in Northwest Indiana. We guarantee there’s a Festival EVERY WEEKEND WITH TONS OF FAMILY FUN! From Car Shows, ice cream socials to concerts and parades, these events will have you enjoying your summer weekend ! Let us not forget tons of Fireworks,  Art and Craft Fairs AND CRAFT BEER !…

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Michigan City Food Truck Festival

A 2-day Food Truck festival on Memorial Weekend will be held in Fedder’s Alley on May 26th and May 27th, 2018 located on Lake Michigan shoreline, celebrating culture and food. Hosted by Michigan City Parks and Recreation, the area is located inside Washington park. Food trucks also been a staple of many Region Summer festivals,…

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Cobe Cup Returns to Northwest Indiana

The excitement returns to Northwest Indiana thanks to the Regional Streeters Car Club. The historical Cobe Cup Car Cruise will be held in 2018 on Saturday May 26th, 2018 The course mocks the original historical race of 1909 – going thru Crown Point, Lowell and Cedar Lake, starting at Lake County Fairgrounds in Crown Point,…

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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, batting cages,…

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Hobart Summer Market, Movies & Brews!

Every Thursday in the summer the City of Hobart is Proud to present their Summer Market on the Lake, locate at 4th and Main. What’s started out as just a market has turned into a full fledged Festival complete with a Movie in the Park for the Kids (at the Market Bandshell),  Live Bands, and…

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