Category Archives: Porter County

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America’s Race Honoring 9-11 At Indiana Dunes

    Be prepared to low crawl, bear crawl, carry sandbags, drag dummies and negotiate numerous obstacles spread throughout the racecourse. Military Veterans and First Responders will get the first chance to sign-up. Registration will then be open to the general public and capped at 250 contestants. The race will have staggered start times so…

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Last 2nd Sunday Concert August 14th – Portage Indiana

     Portage LIVE!’s monthly Summer Sunday Series continues Sunday, August 14 from 3 pm to 9 pm with “Bands Big and Small!”  Six great hours of FREE musical performances by The Marco Villareal Trio, The Vintage Postcard Band, and The Midwest Big Band will be presented at the Amphitheatre at Founder’s Park, 2545 Founder’s…

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Local Speed Dating Opportunity On Sunday, August 21st

     Tired of online dating, networking and marketing? Here’s your chance to meet someone who lives here and meet them up close and personal, lucky you. Speed dating is fun and safe. The First Date will be held on Sunday, August 21st at 12:45 pm.       The Speed Dating, Networking and Marketing…

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United Way’s Day Of Caring 2022

Northwest Indiana – United Way of Porter County is hosting a social distancing version of their Day of Caring volunteer event beginning Friday, August 5th, 2022. This annual celebration of volunteerism will start with a virtual kick-off breakfast followed by a month of social distancing volunteer opportunities that can be done at home, in the…

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Don Quijote To Raise Money for Meals On Wheels

Don Quijote Restaurante presents their Annual “Benefit Dinner” Curbside to raise $20,000 for the VNA Porter County Meals on Wheels program. Since mid-March, Meals on Wheels has seen a 57% increase in need and anticipates it will only continue to rise. In an effort to meet the need a new walk-in refrigerator is necessary to…

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Birthing Barn is the NEW Attraction at Porter County Fair

     The Birthing Barn is back! It’s not lions and tigers and bears, but it’s cows, pigs and lambs at the new attraction that opened this year at the Porter County Fair.      Kids of all ages will love to see this new Birthing Barn that is located just West of the Carnival…

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Blythe’s Athletics wins National Award

by Becky Mateja Lombardini,      What do sports, fairs, ranges, ranches, and Labradors have in common?  Mike Blythe of Valparaiso Indiana!  Mike is the owner of Blythe’s Athletics, Blythe’s Horse Farm, Creekside Stable & Kennels and is an integral supporter of the Porter County Fair.  Back in 1982, a young man from Griffith, Indiana…

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Watch Our NEW and Exciting Youtube Videos: Watch Our NEW and Exciting Youtube Videos: * The Birthing Barnat Porter County Fair, * Hesston SteamMuseum, 2022 PorterCounty Queen, *  Sherwood Paintball, * Hiking Indiana Dunes, * Railcats 2022 BaseballTeam, * On The Go SportsMassage Therapy, * Barbara & Dean WhiteCommunity Center, Banquet hall and Convention Center…

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Get $10 Off Brewski Fest! Downtown Valpo!

by Becky Mateja      Beer here, beer here.  We are going old school!  Do you remember… Old Style, Schiltz, Hamms, PBR, and Strohs?  Well you are in luck!  Brewski Fest is Friday, July 21, 2022 at 5pm at the Amphitheater in Valparaiso Indiana, just up the road from the Porter County Fair and they’ll…

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Front Porch Music Fest Sunday, July 17th

      There’s a Full line up of live music, drinks, Food and Kid’s Activities at the Front Porch Music Festival held downtown Valparaiso on Sunday, July 17th. Bring You Own Lawn Chairs for concerts. FEATURING: Big Dune Ave – 4:30 pm Michael Kelsey Band – 7:30pm Crawpuppies – 8:30pm Rito – 5:45 pm…

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