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Central Plaza – Downtown Valparaiso

Central Park Ampitheater 
     The newest of Valparaiso’s Parks venue, Central Plaza is located in downtown Valparaiso and offers plenty of space for weddings, group services, special events, entertainment needs and much more.

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     Central Plaza features include the Porter Health Amphitheater and lawn, splash-pad water play area, handicap-accessible restrooms, and a seating capacity of 150. The facility includes the Porter Health Amphitheater, the southern half of the lawn area, crowd control barricades, standard 110 amp outlets, restrooms, some permanent tables and seating.
      The area hosts Ice skating in the winter, Farmer’s Markets in the Summer, and free Movies in the park on Tuesdays, and Splash pad in the summer along with several private events throughout the year. Central Plaza has won awards for their Free summer rhapsody music festival, occurring on Thursday nights in July and August.       
      Most events require bringing your own lawn chairs or blankets. Once a year, they host the FREE Symphony Under the stars by the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra  – also on a Thursday night.
     It is also the home to the Annual Popcorn Festival, International World Fest, Lakeshore Paws Walk, Front Porch Music Festival, Valpo Brewfest, Valpo Winefest, Kiwanis Corn Roast and many more Annual Festivals.
    To find Upcoming Concerts and Events at Central Plaza CLICK HERE

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