Category Archives: Tourism Information

Create a Holiday Tradition

Create a New Christmas Tradition Today We believe one of the best things about Christmas is the family traditions that build up around it, creating happy memories that last long after the last of the Christmas is gone. So, continue your family tradition or start a new one, and here’s five special ideas we’ve chosen…

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Zombie Zip Lines And Haunted Treetop Trails Coming To Edge Adventures Aerial Park

For the month of October Edge Adventures Aerial Park – Deep River NWI will present a Halloween experience unlike any other in the Chicago/Northwest Indiana area. The park will be transformed into a spooky forest with Haunted Treetop Trails. And on Saturday evenings, there will be Zombie Zip Line adventures featuring live zombies roaming beneath…

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Big River – The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Actors James Romney in the role of Huck and Jonathan Butler-Duplessis in the role of Jim lead the cast of Theatre at the Center’s Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. The musical begins previews Sept. 14 with opening night on September 17 for a run that continues through Oct. 15.  Based on Mark Twain’s 1884…

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New Outdoor Adventure Festival at Indiana Dunes

The inaugural Indiana Dunes Outdoor Adventure Festival, will take place October 6-8, 2017 at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and several nearby locations. The greater dunes region is packed with outdoor adventure opportunities and the festival will bring together all these activities in one place. With support from Indiana Dunes Tourism, the Indiana Dunes State Park,…

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Tour De LaPorte Announces Changes in 2017

Changes are coming to the 2017 Tour de La Porte (TdL) cycling event on Sunday, August 27, with brand new cycling routes and the opportunity to utilize the app Ride with GPS. TdL is a three-day event held in August each year. There are a variety of events spread out over three days, including a…

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Michigan’s Longest Garage Sale – US 12 Heritage Trail

“Michigan’s longest garage sale” is getting ready for another year. It runs along US-12 Heritage Trail stretching more than 200 miles from New Buffalo to Detroit. So get ready for crowds roaming the streets of New Buffalo and looking for bargains AUGUST 11th -13th 2017 Open to businesses, homes and locations in New Buffalo, we…

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Chesterton Art Fair 2017

The Annual Chesterton Art Fair features more than 80 “juried” artists including residents of Lake, LaPorte and Porter counties and is THE Art Event of the year will be held August 5th and 6th. The benefit of having a “juried art show” is that you really get quality art when it’s a juried fair. In…

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Concerts In July – Concerts in the Park

Here’s the Concerts in July! The 2017 Arts in the Park (LaPorte) season will kicked off June 7th. For 17 years, the concert series has livened up Wednesday and Thursday evenings at scenic Fox Park’s Dennis Smith Amphitheater with genres including rock, pop, jazz, blues, country, big band and Christian. The experience is enhanced by…

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Serbian National Baseball Team Competes w/ Local Oilmen

A Special Baseball Exhibition Competition will take place from July 7th thru July 11th with the Serbian National Baseball team on their first U.S. Tour!  This competition is sure to be exciting and competitive! (no game on Monday July 10th)       The first recorded baseball game in Serbia was played in 1935. The first baseball club…

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Food Truck Trend Helps Local Business that Provides Portable Sinks

Local Concessions owners from Portage Indiana have recently caught the New Food Truck Wave – providing the portable self contained units that you simply plug in! Pratt’s Direct has been in business for 10 years.  In the past Pratt’s provided ice cream and refreshments at different farmer’s markets and concession stand food services at various…

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