The Southern Shore Art Association presents the "SUMMER OF ART" exhibition in a variety of media showcasing traditional to contemporary paintings, photography, glass and fiber art. Opening reception Friday, July 11 from 5-8pm, refreshments served.
Let the keepers feed you at our zoofari event! You are cordially invited to an evening of excitement for the whole family. Ticket price includes, dinner, unique animal encounters, an outstanding silent auction and more.
Kick off the Great Lakes Grand Prix week at our craft brewfest and Best in Class competition! Enjoy live music and the beautiful Lake Michigan views while tasting some of the delicious craft beer that our region has to offer.
There will be a Carillon Recital on Sunday, July 27th, 2014, at 4 p.m. Central Time, at The Presbyterian Church of LaPorte, 307 Kingsbury Avenue in LaPorte. The carillonneur will be Mark Lee, of Naperville, Illinois.
One of the greatest shows of speed and fun is making its way back to Michigan City in 2014 as the sixth Annual Great Lakes Grand Prix rumbles onto the southern shore of Lake Michigan once again with exciting events leading up to Race Day.
“God of Carnage” has seen rave reviews on stages across the country after the English translation of the play debuted on Broadway five years ago. Show Dates: 8/1-8/3 & 8/7-8/10. Show Times: Thurs-Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm.
The Michigan City In-Water Boat Show, taking place Thurs, August 7 through Sun, August 10, at the Washington Park Marina, is designed as a destination to shop and compare the latest boats, watercraft and related products.
ART QUILT FARM CAMP! Beginners welcome!Outdoor classes at FAT QUARTER QUILT FARM. Learn to Dye, Print and Paint on fabric to create Color,Texture and Pattern. Learn how to use your Art Cloth to Design, Construct and Finish your own original Art Qu
Again this year, opera music will be performed in the lovely summer setting of International Friendship Gardens. The concert will delight audiences with a preview of the upcoming season of the Lyric Opera of Chicago.
Right on the Lakefront! Featuring: Over 100 Fine artists and crafts people from around the country. With Artist Demonstrations, Beachfront Food Court, Free Children’s Activity Tent, Free Offsite Parking and Shuttle, Free for Children Under 12.
Enjoy this unique print making process as a steamroller is used to make massive artistic prints right before your very eyes. This is a family friendly event for all ages with live music, food and local brews.
This will be one of the first shows in the country to feature 2015 model year RVs, with brand new 2014 and 2015 RVs and all types of RVs will be represented including pop-up campers, travel trailers, fifth-wheels and motor homes.
The Michigan City Summer Festival is bringing four days of fun to the community with Labor Days Festival in Washington Park. Get ready for rides, music, food, arts, crafts and plenty of entertainment for the entire family over Labor Day Weekend.
Four BIG days including steam train rides on 3 railroads, steam tractor demos, operating steam-powered saw mill and steam crane, functioning steam powered electric generating plant, county fair style food stands, Labor Day Flea Market and more.
7th Annual Ride the Wave Regatta Kayak Race featuring the Lake Michigan Water Trail Marathon. Join top paddlers from the South Shore and surrounding regions for a challenging 19 mile kayak race along the scenic dunes of Northwest IN.
A Bette Davis Film Festival at the Michigan City Public Library to celebrate the world premiere performance of "Bette Davis on the Edge." View two Saturdays of 4 film screenings spanning Davis’ career, prior to the live show at Mainstreet Theatr
Representatives from Guardian Riders, JROTC, and the Skwiat American Legion Post will be on hand along with Ivy Tech Vice Chancellor Rick Soria and LaPorte Mayor Blair Milo to commemorate this time in history.
2nd Saturdays continue in the month of September with Dog Days Downtown! Bring your furry pal downtown to have fun with the businesses, check out vendors on Rescue Ave and dine alfresco at downtown restaurants!
Enjoy being entertained by 12 vocal finalists at a singing competition where the audience vote determines the winner. This is the 9th year for this fund raising event, where the proceeds support the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra.
"Bette Davis On the Edge," starring Christine St. John will be held at Mainstreet Theatre, Michigan City, four shows only 7:30pm, September 12, 13, 19, 20. Christine St. John IS Bette Davis! Tickets: $20.
Enjoy a morning run or a leisurely walk on a beautiful flat tree lined street. The race benefits the LaPorte Red Cross Chapter diaster relief fund. Your participation will provide funds to help a family after a fire.
Two-person teams compete for prizes and bragging rights in our annual Scrabble Tournament at the Best Western Plus LaPorte Hotel & Conference Center. Doors open at 6:30pm and the first round of play starts at 7pm.
"Living With Lupus" Support Group will meet the fourth Saturday of every month, from 10-11:30am, at the Michigan City Medical Group Health Partners, Bankoff Room (use Express Care Entrance A). This group will be facilitated by Rachel Rich.
Annual Wanatah Scarecrow Festival features arts and crafts, rides for children, a pork chop dinner, fish fry and pancake breakfast, a parade, scarecrow sculpting, fun runs for children and adults, music and variety acts, car show, bingo and more.<
Orphaned Oliver Twist is mistreated in the London workhouses and falls in with a gang of pickpockets led by the roguish Fagin and the kindhearted Nancy before finally finding a home in Lionel Bart's musical adaptation of the Charles Dickens novel.
Three concerts are presented to school children from a seven county area to introduce them to an orchestra performance and give them a music education experience. Diana Ford, education director has written the 2014 program titled: A Day at the Ope
Dressage Schooling Show Series will take place on Saturday & Sunday October 11-12 at our Michigan City facility. Come to witness an Olympic discipline in your own backyard, where horse and human perform together as gracefully as dance partners
Enjoy the Uptown Arts District for a Halloween event like no other with downtown trick or treating with the businesses, haunted seances, live firedancers, a Thriller Street Dance, bed races and a haunted house!
Ken Davis Fully Alive is the newest version of a comedy act that for years has entertained audiences from coast to coast. And though audiences usually head homeward from his concert with their ribs sore from laughing, they also walk away uplifted.
Join us Sat., Nov. 8 for the 16th annual Odyssey Opening and Reception honoring exhibiting artists and sculptors. Free admission; refreshments at 5:00; formal program hosted by Judy Jacobi from 5:30 - 6:30. Arrive early to see outdoor sculptures.<
Enjoy the singing of this fun and talented trio: Warren Moulton, Franco Martorana and Simon Kyung Lee. Joining the stage will also be the Wirt Emerson Concert Choir directed by Marion Boynes. What will happen when these two talented group meet?
Follow the adventures of Anne Shirley, a young orphan girl mistakenly sent to a middle-aged brother and sister who have a farm on Prince Edward Island and who had intended to adopt a boy to help them. Based on the beloved novel by LM Montgomery.
Visit Shady Creek Winery and enjoy complimentary wine tasting while relaxing in our beautiful tasting room, on the patio, or by the pond. Enhance your visit with great cheeses, flatbreads, and chocolate pairings.
Walk in by yourself or with a group of friends and we will provide you with everything you need to play. Make sure to wear toe covered shoes and comfortable clothing. Or you can bring your own equipment for a day full of action and fun.
The Washington Park Festival of Lights is held each year in Michigan City, Indiana during the month of December and continues through the first week of January with special events held on the first Saturday of December.
Hyndman Gallery - Opening Reception Nov 7, 5-8 pm (CDT) Comics & Codes will feature both traditional and underground comic artwork that highlight the evolution and perception of contemporary comic art.
The Northwest Indiana Symphony Chorus, directed by Nancy Menke along with 4 soloists will be the featured guests at this classic event. This performing Arts Center in Michigan City is the perfect backdrop for this afternoon matinee.
LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra will enjoy working with the Purdue Glee Club in a uplifting Spring event. The LCSO Children's Chorus will join the group for a couple of pieces. This is a fantastic way to finish a season of vocal performances!