This Month's Behind-the-Scenes Tour
Join us this Wednesday, August 21 at 7 pm for a Behind-the-Scenes tour of the Barker Mansion. For this tour, all 35,000 square feet and 38 rooms will available for guests to
The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra, proudly presents the 14th annual HOOSIER STAR competition on Saturday, September 7, 2019; 7:00 PM, at the Civic Auditorium in LaPorte. Ten finalists will be competing for the title of
On Sunday, August 25 from 3:00-6:00 p.m. CDT, Friendship Botanic Gardens will be hosting the Lyric Opera of Chicago, as some of the biggest names in Chicago’s arts and culture scene will preview their 2019-2020
Summer in Michigan City means the return of the popular Lubeznik Arts Festival (LAF), currently in its 38th year. The 2019 festival will take place on Saturday, August 17 and Sunday, August 18 from 10:00
The third annual Gatsby at the Gardens returns to Friendship Botanic Gardens on Saturday, July 27, from 6-9 p.m. CDT. Enjoy a speakeasy evening set in the 1920’s and 1930’s. Guests will have the option
Visit Michigan City LaPorte encourages you to plan your cultural adventure. In LaPorte County we offer unique experiences and destinations, like visual art, performing arts and other events to name a few. For more information
12th Annual Classic and Antique Car Show
July 20, 2019, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
The LaPorte County Historical Society Museum will host the 12th Annual Classic & Antique Car Show on Saturday, July 20, 2019.
Visit Michigan City LaPorte is happy to announce the return of the “Award-Winning Great Lakes Grand Prix. A new partnership between the world’s leading marine motorsport brand, Powerboat P1 and OPA Racing has created
Celebrate the independent work of local zinesters, comic artists, poets and self-published authors at Lubeznik Center for the Arts during our second annual Zine & Small Press Fest.Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) and its
"Everyday Life in My World" Exhibit runs through April 28, 2019
Friday, Saturday, Sunday Noon to 5pm
What is it that connects and grounds you to your ordinary experiences and environments? The artists will show works that
On Easter Sunday, 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
The Northern Indiana Tourism Development Commission (NITDC) was named “Best Cooperative Partnership” by the Indiana Tourism Association at the annual Indiana Tourism Conference held in Plainfield, Indiana on March 5, 2019.
The Michigan City Parks & Recreation Department announces that beginning Mon, April 1, Washington Park 2019 parking stickers will be issued at the North Pointe Pavilion in Washington Park, 6 on the Lake, Michigan City,
The spending bill signed by the President today included a provision that changed the name of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore to Indiana Dunes National Park. This change takes place immediately. The bill also changes the
LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau will host a North American Ice Fishing Circuit (NAIFC) National Championship Qualifier on February 8-10.
While the competitive portion of the qualifier takes place on Sunday, the NAIFC Qualifier kicks
February 2019 - "A Moment in Time"
Opening Reception, February 1, 2019, 5:00-8:00pm
Exhibit runs through February 24, 2019
Our First Friday exhibit opens 2019 with "A Moment in Time".
Time passes quickly in our modern world. Captured are
Nature vs Everything exhibition opens at Lubeznik Center for the Arts
Nine contemporary artists reflect on the perilous battle between humanity and the natural world. On view February 1 through June 8, 2019
Beginning Friday, February 1,
A new partnership between the world’s leading marine motorsport brand, Powerboat P1 and OPA Racing has created the American Power Boat Association (APBA) Offshore Championship with Michigan City set to host the penultimate round. The
InstaIndiana winners revealed and Michigan City Lighthouse/Pier is in Top Ten!
Indiana Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Office of Tourism Development announced the winners of the InstaIndiana online voting contest.
With locations in the voting
Building Barker Architecture Tour - Friday, January 18, 2019 from 7-9pm
Have you ever wondered what it takes to build a 35,000 square foot, electrified mansion in 1905? Or maybe you wondered why Gilded Age mansions such
The Big Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Great Lakes Grand Prix powerboat race celebrated its milestone 10th anniversary last month with yet another milestone – visitors to the event pumped more than $12.4 million into LaPorte
LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau Receives DMAP Designation at Destinations International’s Annual Convention
The LaPorte County Convention & Visitors Bureau was reaccredited with the Destination Marketing Accreditation Program (DMAP) seal by Destinations International in recognition
Get your hands on a Visitors Guide to learn more about where to stay, what to do, where to eat and even where to shop in Visit Michigan City LaPorte. You’ll also discover some ideas for planning a memorable trip that’s unique to you. Our free guides are available at many local establishments. You can download them for immediate access, or have them mailed to your home.