Celebrating the female in her infinite aspects in a variety of art media is the theme of the SSAA's March exhibition. Opening reception Friday, March 7, 5-8pm. Complimentary refreshments will be served.
What was your favorite Hang-out? Smitty’s? Brownie’s? Dog’n’Suds? Take a trip back to the days of Poodle Skirts and Malts with a visit to the La Porte County Historical Society’s latest exhibit for Spring: “Diners & Drive-Ins:
The Indiana Ballet Theatre is coming to Michigan City to perform Kaleidoscope & Gaite Parisienne on March 15th for 2 shows at the Uptown Center for Performing Arts, 907 Franklin St, Michigan City, IN 46360.
Free and open to the public, join us for a performance featuring members of the International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE), March 20, 2014. Master class will be included. Purdue North Central, Room LSf 144, 5pm.
Join the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra explore the movie AMADEUS and host guests: ICE (International Contemporary Music Ensemble) Sponsored by: Indiana University Health, LaPorte Hospital and Michigan City Community Enrichment Corp.
Calling all vocalists! This is the audition for a statewide vocal competition. For two days, performers can sing before a panel of judges who will choose 6 youth finalists and 6 adult finalists that will compete in September for cash prizes.
Free and open to the public, join us for the Brownbag Series Looks at Diversity, April 9, noon-1pm, LSF Building, Room 170 A, off the cafeteria. Maria Blumenfeld will present "Coming to the United States; Overcoming Challenges..."
Lubeznik Center for the Arts in cooperation with PNC's Dept. of English and Modern Languages presents singer/songwriter Ronny Cox. Tickets can be purchased at LCA, over the phone at 219.874.4900, or online at Learn more about this eventAdd To Trip PlannerShare
Get your tickets to Michigan City’s wildest event in 2014, roaring back to town is Zoobilee 2014, “Stayin’ Alive” on Sat, April 12th. The Washington Park Zoological Society has organized an exciting 70’s theme evening full of entertainme
Maestro Bauman is teaming up with the Illumination Chorus for a LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra Pops Concert that is full of action, adventure, science and themes from your favorite films. Pop Corn and fun for all!
Local Foods and Local Beers. Plus running and hiking too! Come join us for a great day of trail running in the country at TRYON FARM. Kid's Races, 3 run/walk distances and house tours! You don't need to run to come join us for food and fun!
Annual Fish Fry Featuring lake perch, potato and cole slaw. Friday, May 30th from 4:30-6:30pm @ Michigan City Senior Center - Two On The Lake, in Washington Park Tickets are $10. Includes dinner only Refreshments are available.
Continuing through May 30, 2014, Preston Jackson art exhibit entitled "Images from the Closet Trunk." Thirteen acrylic paintings with 5 bronze maquettes depicting the Black/African American experience. Appointment necessary. Call 219-785-5719.
A delightful way to have your children experience a play, surrounded by beautiful trees, lush grass, wonderful flowers and...creatures! IFG and Metamorphis Traveling Theatre Company invite your whole family to enjoy a play in the gardens!
2014 Footapalooza figure 8 barefoot tournament. 2 barefoot waterskiers will ski side by side in a figure 8 pattern until one falls. very spectator friendly and admission is free to view. come and meet some of the best barefooters in the world.
This event will take place right on the shore of Lake Michigan in Washington Park. Watch as professional teams fly their kites to music with high-flying stunts. Vendors will be on hand for refreshments.
The breakfast will begin at 7am until Noon. Breakfast is $5 for adults and $3 for children (50 cents off each ticket purchased in advance). Breakfast includes sausage, juice, coffee, milk and all-you-can-eat plain or blueberry pancakes!
Baton twirlers, pompon groups, color guards and dance teams will join in the Kiddie Parade and then compete at the U.S. American Competition being held at Elston Middle School. Competing units come from around Indiana, Illinois and other states.
Welcome to the annual Michigan City Summer Festival Parade being held along Franklin Street from 10th St to Ames Field. Crowds are often four and five deep on the sidewalks along the parade route. Spectators arrive early to get choice spots.
Drum Corps from around the country participate in the 53rd Annual Drum Corps International Pageant of Drums. Participating Corps to be announced. Tickets for this event can be purchased at the LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Come out the annual Lakeview Fun Days in Washington Park. There will be food, bands, rides and more, with something to do for the whole family. The weekend will end Sunday with a free fireworks display after sundown.
At 4pm Sat and throughout the rest of the evening, the annual Car Cruise will make its way into Washington Park. Anyone who wishes to participate by driving his or her classic car in the lineup should report to the parking lot at Al’s Grocery.
This event will be free to all contestants and spectators. This event will consist of BMX and skateboard related contests and challenges including an obstacle course, highest air out, highest bunny-hop, longest manual, long jump, bike toss, + more
Fireworks are at dusk off the Washington Park Marina! The Michigan City Summer Festival fireworks will be at dusk Sunday, July 8th, capping several days of activities in Washington Park. Fireworks will be launched from the lighthouse pier.
The Michigan City Summer Festival is bringing back the Southern Shore Music Festival for its second year. The event will take place at the Guy Foreman Amphitheater in Michigan City and fill an entire day with music.
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.
Native Americans were the first visitors to the Friendship Garden area and this heritage will be celebrated with displays, drumming circle and educational programs. Native food, games and crafts will be available.
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.
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 In-Water Boat Show, taking place Thursday, August 21 through Sunday, August 24, at the Washington Park Marina, is designed as a destination to shop and compare the latest boats, watercraft and related products.
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.
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!
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.<
Walk in by yourself or with 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.
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!
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.