Category Archives: Northwest Indiana

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Things To Do In NwIndiana In the Fall

The beautiful autumn colors will start illuminating Northwest Indiana very soon. Every autumn, as the days get shorter the leaves produce pigments that give them color.  Hot Apple Cider and Hot Chocolate fill the air at local events, Pumpkin Patches, Hayrides and Fall festivals throughout Northwest Indiana. Please see our links below for more information!…

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Local Marathon Runner Raises Money For Local Autism

     It is 2021 and life is coming back to the way we know it. As a retired firefighter, Ricardo Suarez, has always been on his feet. After the 2020 slowdown, Ricardo was ready to get going, “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now”! With that said he is continuing his quest of earning the Six…

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Blueberry Picking in Northwest Indiana

     One of the 3 Major SuperFoods That Will Change Your Life and Health is blueberries. Steven Pratt, M.D., is a renowned authority on the role of nutrition and lifestyle in disease prevention. He is a senior staff ophthalmologist at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, CA. Kathy Matthews has co-authored several health and…

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Thompson Square w/ Jerrod Nieman Concert at Bulldog Park

     The City of Crown Point is excited to announce local country music artist, Nate Venturelli, is joining the line-up for the Thompson Square / Jerrod Niemann concert on July 10th at Bulldog Park and is set to open the night on July 10th, 2021 at 6:00pm. Nate’s new globally released single “Union Man”…

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Indiana Ballet Theatre Performs Kaliedoscope

     Indiana Ballet Theatre’s (IBT) annual modern-contemporary dance concert KALIEDOSCOPE returns to the stage Saturday, June 19th at the Hoosier Theatre in Whiting, IN.      Kaliedoscope Director/IBT Associate Artistic Director said since the concert’s inception in 1999. “Contemporary dance is a diverse and dynamic form of expressive dance. Audiences return year after year…

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Oilmen Baseball Has Started!

     On Tuesday, June 8th, the Northwest Indiana Oilmen returned home to begin their 10 Season at Oil City Stadium in downtown Whiting Indiana.       It’s been an amazing journey for this baseball club, since 2021 they have played in six Championship Series and have won 3 MCL Titles! A total of 13…

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Third Coast Theatre Fest Planned

     The Northwest Indiana Excellence in Theatre Foundation (NIETF) is proud to introduce the inaugural Third Coast Theatre Fest, June 11-20, 2021. Due to the Covid protocols in place while planning was underway, the festival will be held virtually this year meaning people from across the country can participate directly from their internet enabled…

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Diana of the Dunes Dare Hike Offered

     Celebrate National Trails Day on Saturday, June 5 by hiking the Diana of the Dunes Dare at Indiana Dunes National Park. Join park staff and volunteers as we showcase the newest hiking challenge in the region. From 6:30 pm-8:30 p.m., participants can hike the one-mile loop trail at the national park’s West Beach…

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July 4th

        This year, 2021, some events have been cancelled. Below are the July 4th Celebrations in Northwest Indiana, and we will update this page periodically.   PLEASE NOTE:  2020 CELEBRATIONS are in Red, 2021 Celebrations are in Blue      CEDAR LAKE Summerfest, July 2nd – July 5th, 2021 free admission, ($5 parking…

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Hard Rock Casino is More than “Just” a Casino

I was fortunate to be one of the very first people to view the new Grand Opening of Hard Rock Casino and Museum in Gary, Indiana. Located right off of Burr Ave, just south of I-80-94, you can see the casino from the highway. Turns out, this facility is more than a casino, it is…

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