Dunes Arts Foundation - Michigan City

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
02/23/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
02/24/2024
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Shelf Ice Brew Fest
Southern SHores Art Association, Michigan City IN
03/01/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
03/02/2024 - 03/03/2024
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Home and Lifestyle Expo - LaPorte - 2 Days
Blue Chip Casino, Michigan City IN
03/08/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
03/15/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
03/16/2024
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
LaPorte County Spring Garden Show - 2024
Michigan City High School, Michigan City IN
03/16/2024
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm
St. Patrick's Parade - Michigan City
Downtown Michigan City, Michiagn City IN
03/16/2024
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
St. Patrick's Day Party - Michigan City
Krueger Memorial Hall, Michigan City IN
03/22/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
03/29/2024
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fish Fry Fridays - 10 Locations!
03/30/2024
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Michigan City Easter Egg Hunt
Washington Park Zoo, Michigan City IN
05/25/2024 - 05/26/2024
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Michigan City Food Truck Festival - Memorial Day Weekend weekend
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
06/07/2024 - 06/09/2024
12:00 am
2024 Singing Sands Sand Sculpting Festival
Washington Park, Michigan City, Michigan City Indiana
06/22/2024
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Michigan City Kiddie Parade
Downtown Michigan City, Michiagn City IN
06/29/2024
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Michigan City Patriotic Parade
Healthlinc, Michigan City IN
07/06/2024 - 07/07/2024
All Day
AquaX Grand Prix
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
08/17/2024 - 08/18/2024
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Lubeznik Art & Artisan Festival
Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City IN
09/15/2024
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monarch Music Fest - Michigan City
The Brewery Lodge & Supper Club, Michigan City IN
11/30/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/01/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/02/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/03/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/04/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/05/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/06/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/07/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/08/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/09/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/10/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/11/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/12/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/13/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/14/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/15/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/16/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/17/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/18/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/19/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/20/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/21/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/22/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/23/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/24/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/25/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/26/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/27/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/28/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/29/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/30/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
12/31/2024
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
01/01/2025
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
01/02/2025
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
01/03/2025
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
01/04/2025
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN
01/05/2025
5:00 am - 9:30 am
Festival of Lights Michigan City Drive Thru
Washington Park, Michigan City IN

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Dunes Arts Foundation

288 Shady Oak Drive Michigan City IN 46360 United StatesWork Phone: (219) 879-7509Website: Dunes Arts Foundation
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Biographical Info

The Dunes Arts Foundation, Inc., incorporated in the State of Indiana on January 17th, 1952. The Dunes Arts Foundation sponsors the Dunes Summer Theatre and the Children’s / Youth Theatre. The Foundation has as its goal providing people who live in the surrounding communities with the enjoyment of theatrical entertainment and the opportunity to develop their capacity for artistic expression. “The Dunes” has been providing quality educational and theatrical programs for over 60 years!

The Dunes Summer Theatre is located at the border between the states of Indiana and Michigan, on a scenic 20+ acre wooded site in the Lake Michigan dunes, about a half mile from the lake shore itself. The theater seats over 200 patrons.

Our Founder: Nora Tully MacAlvay

Nora-FounderNora MacAlvay, an art and literature teacher trained at the Art Institute of Chicago and Goodman Theatre School, was passionate about theatre and literature for young people. Nora authored several novels for teenagers and, along with her mentor, playwright Charlotte Chorpenning, also wrote several thoughtful and charming plays based on classic children’s stories. In 1948, Nora founded of the Children’s Theatre of Michigan City to provide theatre experiences for the schoolchildren of Michigan City and the surrounding area. She led its programs for over 40 years, while serving as artistic director of the Dunes Summer Theatre.  Her ideas and dedication inspired generations of aspiring young thespians.

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