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Opening Day at the Zoo
Opening Day at the Zoo @ Washington Park Zoo
Apr 1 all-day
Opening Day at the Zoo @ Washington Park Zoo | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
The Zoo opens for the 2019 season!
Adult Wheel Pottery Class 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 1 @ 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Mondays from 6-8 p.m. Starting April 1st to June 3rd. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Spring Break Ceramic Open Class 9:00 am
Spring Break Ceramic Open Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring Break Ceramic Open Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Are you in for a staycation this Spring Break? Join us on Wednesday, April 3rd for a fun filled afternoon of ceramics. Cost is only $6.00 plus the cost of your project. No pre-registration needed;[...]
Barre Class Spring Session 3 6:00 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 3 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
A top fitness trend designed to give you a long, lean dancer-like physique.This class will combine elements of Ballet, Pilates, and Yoga. Come join certified instructor, Becca Masters for a new type of workout! Session[...]
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Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session 6:00 pm
Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pottery Class - Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Thurs from 6-8 p.m. Starting Feb 21 to April 18th. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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First Friday Poetry Slam 5:00 pm
First Friday Poetry Slam @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First Friday Poetry Slam @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
LCA invites poets of all walks-of-life to showcase their works in a raucous audience-juried event. Remember – it’s all in good fun! Admission is free. Poets who wish to participate should prepare three original pieces,[...]
Modernwerld Exhibit Opening – April First Friday Art Walk 5:00 pm
Modernwerld Exhibit Opening – April First Friday Art Walk @ Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Modernwerld Exhibit Opening - April First Friday Art Walk @ Artspace Uptown Artist Lofts | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Join us for the opening of Artspace artist Jose Vela’s exhibit of repurposed abstract expressionism, “Modernwerld,” during the Uptown Art District’s First Friday Art Walk. Admission is free of charge. CASH BAR, 21+ drinks provided[...]
Old Lighthouse Museum First Fridays 5:00 pm
Old Lighthouse Museum First Fridays @ Old Lighthouse Museum
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Old Lighthouse Museum First Fridays @ Old Lighthouse Museum | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
The Old Lighthouse Museum is open free of charge for 5-8pm. Come visit and enjoy all the wonderful exhibits and gift shop. Staring April 5th, this years special exhibit honors Light Keeper Harriet Colfax.
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Fawn Run Farm Mercantile Spring Season Opening
Fawn Run Farm Mercantile Spring Season Opening @ Fawn Run Farm
Apr 6 – Apr 7 all-day
Fawn Run Farm Mercantile Spring Season Opening @ Fawn Run Farm | Rolling Prairie | Indiana | United States
Join Marcy Dailey, folk artist/proprietor, and crew as they welcome visitors to Fawn Run Farm Mercantile’s season kick-off for 2019. Here you’ll discover a plethora of unique decorating goods including one-of-a-kind primitives, handcrafted folk dolls,[...]
Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center Open Date
Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center Open Date @ Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center Open Date
Apr 6 all-day
Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center Open Date @ Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center Open Date | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The Rumely Allis-Chalmers LaPorte Heritage Center will be open from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Admission is free but we do accept donations.
Women’s Conference
Women’s Conference @ Queen of All Saints' Legacy Center
Apr 6 all-day
Women's Conference @ Queen of All Saints' Legacy Center | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Ladies are invited to a day of inspiration, fellowship, and worship during the second annual Diocese of Gary Women’s Conference. Speakers include Sr. Miriam James, Dr. Angela Franks, and Kevin Matthews. Dozens of vendors will[...]
Friendship Botanic Gardens Season Opening 10:00 am
Friendship Botanic Gardens Season Opening @ Friendship Botanic Gardens
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Friendship Botanic Gardens Season Opening @ Friendship Botanic Gardens | Pottawattamie Park | Indiana | United States
Take a walk or hike and ENJOY SPRING! Open Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00am-4:00pm in the month of April! See our website for pricing.
Zoobilee- Firefly Ball 7:00 pm
Zoobilee- Firefly Ball @ Michigan City Senior Center
Apr 6 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Zoobilee- Firefly Ball @ Michigan City Senior Center | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Join us for our annual Zoobilee- this year’s theme will be Firefly Ball and will take place at the Michigan City Senior Center. It will be a night of food, drinking and dancing. Semi formal[...]
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Adult Wheel Pottery Class 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 8 @ 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Mondays from 6-8 p.m. Starting April 1st to June 3rd. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Cal Ripken Rookie Rally Day
LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Cal Ripken Rookie Rally Day @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 9 all-day
LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Cal Ripken Rookie Rally Day @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Kick off the Cal Ripken Rookie Season (Must be registered for League)! Rosters posted, meet your coach and parents meeting. Rookie Division (ages 7-8) only Tuesday April 9th, 2019 6:00 p.m. Additional information www.quickscores.com/laporte or[...]
LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Youth Girls Softball Rally Day 7:00 pm
LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Youth Girls Softball Rally Day @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 9 @ 7:00 pm
LaPorte Park and Recreation Department Youth Girls Softball Rally Day @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Kick off the Softball Season (must be registered for the league)! Rosters posted, meet your coach and parents meeting. Tuesday, April 9th, 2019 7:00 p.m. Coach Pitch League Only (ages 7-9)
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Master Gardener Brown Bag Series Event Gardening with Kids! 12:00 pm
Master Gardener Brown Bag Series Event Gardening with Kids! @ LaPorte County Public Library Meeting Room
Apr 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Master Gardener Brown Bag Series Event Gardening with Kids! @ LaPorte County Public Library Meeting Room | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Master Gardener Brown Bag Series Event Gardening with Kids! Bring the kids along for this discussion of the joys of introducing children to gardening. So many children today think potatoes only come from the supermarket,[...]
Barre Class Spring Session 3 6:00 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
A top fitness trend designed to give you a long, lean dancer-like physique.This class will combine elements of Ballet, Pilates, and Yoga. Come join certified instructor, Becca Masters for a new type of workout! Session[...]
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Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session 6:00 pm
Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pottery Class - Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Thurs from 6-8 p.m. Starting Feb 21 to April 18th. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Ceramic Easter Egg Open Class 9:00 am
Ceramic Easter Egg Open Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ceramic Easter Egg Open Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Bring the kids and join the LaPorte Park and Recreation Department for a fun ceramic class of painting Easter eggs or another project of your choosing. $15 for 5 eggs or $6 plus project as[...]
Easter Egg Hunt 11:00 am
Easter Egg Hunt @ Washington Park
Apr 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Easter Egg Hunt @ Washington Park | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
7th Annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Chief Mark Swistek, Captain Ed Beutner, Mayor Ron Meer and the members of the Michigan City Police Department on Saturday, April 13th in Fedder’s Alley, Washington Park. Over[...]
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Journey to the Passion 9:00 am
Journey to the Passion @ Legacy Center at Queen of All Saints Catholic Church
Apr 14 @ 9:00 am
Journey to the Passion @ Legacy Center at Queen of All Saints Catholic Church | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Seminarian Jacob McDaniel will offer a visual presentation of his recent journey to the Holy Land, focusing on the Passion sites. Sunday, April 14 at 9 am. Free of charge.
Lenten Tenebrae Service 3:00 pm
Lenten Tenebrae Service @ St. Mary the Immaculate Conception
Apr 14 @ 3:00 pm
Lenten Tenebrae Service @ St. Mary the Immaculate Conception | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Hope in the Shadows, a Lenten Tenebrae service, will be held at St. Mary the Immaculate Conception in Michigan City on Sunday, April 14 at 3 pm. The Tenebrae recalls Christ’s journey to the cross[...]
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Old Lighthouse Museum Opens for the Season 1:00 pm
Old Lighthouse Museum Opens for the Season @ Old Lighthouse Museum
Apr 15 @ 1:00 pm – Nov 13 @ 4:00 pm
Old Lighthouse Museum Opens for the Season @ Old Lighthouse Museum | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
The Old Lighthouse Museum features the original 1858 light station structure, 8 display rooms, Great Lakes history, shipwrecks, era of sailing ships, local history and more. This years special exhibit honors Light Keeper Miss Harriet[...]
Celebration of Wood Workers
Celebration of Wood Workers @ The Rising Phoenix Gallery
Apr 15 – Jun 5 all-day
Celebration of Wood Workers @ The Rising Phoenix Gallery | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Celebration of Wood Workers is a group exhibition with an open call to artists working in the medium of wood. Exhibit runs April 5 – 28.
Nature vs Everything Exhibit
Nature vs Everything Exhibit @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts
Apr 15 – Aug 20 all-day
Nature vs Everything Exhibit @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Nature vs Everything exhibition opens at Lubeznik Center for the Arts as nine contemporary artists reflect on the perilous battle between humanity and the natural world. On view from February 1 through June 8, 2019  
Sail Lake Michigan – For Free
Sail Lake Michigan – For Free @ Glenn McCarthy
Apr 15 – Nov 17 all-day
Sail Lake Michigan - For Free @ Glenn McCarthy | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Sailboat owners need crew to sail. Commonly they don’t have enough crew to go sailing all of the days they want to sail. If you haven’t sailed before, or have limited experience, all sailboat owners[...]
Independent Cat Society Pizza Party 5:30 pm
Independent Cat Society Pizza Party @ Aurelio's Pizza
Apr 15 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Independent Cat Society Pizza Party @ Aurelio's Pizza | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Join us on April 15th, 2019 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm for a pizza party at Aurelio’s Pizza in La Porte. Unlimited pizza, salad and pop. $10 per person. Kids 10 and under $5.[...]
Adult Wheel Pottery Class 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 15 @ 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Mondays from 6-8 p.m. Starting April 1st to June 3rd. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Holly’s Giveback with Cancer Messed with the Wrong Family
Holly’s Giveback with Cancer Messed with the Wrong Family @ Holly's Restaurant and Pub
Apr 16 all-day
Holly's Giveback with Cancer Messed with the Wrong Family @ Holly's Restaurant and Pub | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Come, enjoy a delicious meal and support an amazing cause on Tuesday, April 16th at Holly’s Restaurant and Pub in Michigan City. Don’t forget your coupon so a portion of the proceeds go to benefit[...]
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Barre Class Spring Session 3 6:00 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 17 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
A top fitness trend designed to give you a long, lean dancer-like physique.This class will combine elements of Ballet, Pilates, and Yoga. Come join certified instructor, Becca Masters for a new type of workout! Session[...]
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Easter Egg Dive
Easter Egg Dive @ YMCA Michigan City Elston branch
Apr 18 all-day
Easter Egg Dive @ YMCA Michigan City Elston branch | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
All boys and girls in the community are invited to “dive in” to the pool and retrieve Easter Eggs. All participants will receive a special goodie bag and a visit with the Easter Bunny.
Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session 6:00 pm
Pottery Class – Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pottery Class - Adult Wheel Thursday Session @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Thurs from 6-8 p.m. Starting Feb 21 to April 18th. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Coho Capital Derby
Coho Capital Derby @ Lake Michigan
Apr 19 – May 3 all-day
Coho Capital Derby @ Lake Michigan | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
8th Annual Coho Capital Derby will run April 19 – May 3 and will feature cash prizes for the BIGGEST catch for each of the 5 Species! Cash Prizes will also be given for the SMALLEST catch[...]
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Easter Egg Hunt 11:00 am
Easter Egg Hunt @ Friendship Botanic Gardens
Apr 21 @ 11:00 am
Easter Egg Hunt @ Friendship Botanic Gardens | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
On Easter Sun, April 21st, Friendship Botanic Gardens will host a FREE afternoon of egg-hunting adventures among 105 acres of nature trails and formal gardens. Kids ages 0 to 12 and their families are invited[...]
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Adult Wheel Pottery Class 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Mondays from 6-8 p.m. Starting April 1st to June 3rd. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Barre Class Spring Session 3 6:00 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 6:50 pm
Barre Class Spring Session 3 @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
A top fitness trend designed to give you a long, lean dancer-like physique.This class will combine elements of Ballet, Pilates, and Yoga. Come join certified instructor, Becca Masters for a new type of workout! Session[...]
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Hoosier Coho Club Pro/Am Fishing Contest 7:00 am
Hoosier Coho Club Pro/Am Fishing Contest @ Washington Park Marina
Apr 27 @ 7:00 am – Apr 28 @ 3:00 pm
Hoosier Coho Club Pro/Am Fishing Contest @ Washington Park Marina | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Hoosier Coho Club’s Pro/Am is a Lake Michigan salmon and trout fishing contest at Washington Park Marina in Michigan City with cash prizes and a separate Big Fish Contest. Complete rules and registration forms are[...]
Zine & Small Press Fest
Zine & Small Press Fest @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts
Apr 27 all-day
Zine & Small Press Fest @ Lubeznik Center for the Arts | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Zine (zēn) /noun, informal/ – a miniature magazine, typically self published Lubeznik Center for the Arts, in partnership with Michigan City Public Library, Mythos Publications, LLC and Calumet Artist Residency, bring you the 2nd annual[...]
Healthy Kids Day 9:00 am
Healthy Kids Day @ YMCA Michigan City Elston branch
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Healthy Kids Day @ YMCA Michigan City Elston branch | Madison | Wisconsin | United States
The entire community is invited to join us and have some good family fun. We will have various vendors on hand to share important information to keep families healthy. In addition kids will have the[...]
Pioneer Land Development Committee Pork Chop Dinner 5:00 pm
Pioneer Land Development Committee Pork Chop Dinner @ LaPorte County Fairgrounds
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pioneer Land Development Committee Pork Chop Dinner @ LaPorte County Fairgrounds | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The Pork Chop Dinner is a fundraiser to provide funding for future projects at Pioneer Land. The event also has a silent auction.
Manhattan at the Mansion 6:00 pm
Manhattan at the Mansion @ Barker Mansion & Civic Center
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm
Manhattan at the Mansion @ Barker Mansion & Civic Center | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Steve and Mary E., Michigan City’s local musicians have joined forces with not only Emily Reth of Barker Mansion, but Mary Lukes, bartender extraordinaire and The Brewery Lodge in Michigan City, to bring live music,[...]
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Spring Plow Day with the LaPorte County Draft Horse Association 11:00 am
Spring Plow Day with the LaPorte County Draft Horse Association @ Round Barn Adjacent to the LaPorte County Historical Society
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Spring Plow Day with the LaPorte County Draft Horse Association @ Round Barn Adjacent to the LaPorte County Historical Society | La Porte | Indiana | United States
On Sunday, April 28, the La Porte County Draft Horse Association will host a Spring Plow Day at the Door Prairie Red Barn in LaPorte. Plowing will be from 11 am to 2 pm. Come[...]
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Adult Wheel Pottery Class 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium
Apr 29 @ 6:00 pm
Adult Wheel Pottery Class @ LaPorte Civic Auditorium | La Porte | Indiana | United States
The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create functional pottery. Join us on Mondays from 6-8 p.m. Starting April 1st to June 3rd. Pre-Register early at the Park Office.
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Kooking with Kids 5:00 pm
Kooking with Kids @ Civic Auditorium Kitchen
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – May 28 @ 7:00 pm
Kooking with Kids @ Civic Auditorium Kitchen | La Porte | Indiana | United States
Fun, Healthy 5 week cooking class for Middle School age students. Every Tuesday for the 5 weeks kids learn to prepare food, cook and/or bake, math and reading skills regarding recipes and measurements along with[...]
Make & Take Class – Plate Pedestals 5:00 pm
Make & Take Class – Plate Pedestals @ LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Make & Take Class - Plate Pedestals @ LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau | Michigan City | Indiana | United States
Make & Take Class – Plate Pedestals…bring a couple of plates, cups or bowls, and vases and leave with a lovely cake stand, cupcake holder or jewelry plate. The class cost just $10 and is[...]

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