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2017 Northwest Indiana Independence Day Celebrations

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The fireworks are coming! The fireworks are coming! Independence Day will soon be here and many communities around Northwest Indiana are taking part in the festivities! Read on to learn about the celebrations happening this Independence Day!

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City of Whiting Kicks Off Summer with the WhoaZone at Whihala Beach

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The City of Whiting and Commercial Recreation Specialists (CRS) kicked off a summer of fun with then opening of the WhoaZone at Whihala Beach on Saturday. Beachgoers stormed the lake to try their hand at the floating obstacle course, the first of its kind on Lake Michigan.

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Rittenhouse Villages at Valparaiso Hosts Winamac Old Auto Club at Annual Car Show

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On June 21st, Rittenhouse Village at Valparaiso hosted their annual classic car show. The sun was shining on this beautiful day where members of the public, and the residents of  Rittenhouse Village came together to share food, cool classic cars, and fond memories.

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Plenty of Fun This July along the South Shore Line


South-Shore-Line-July-Fun-2017_01Need to know where to celebrate the 4th? Where to listen to the best local music? What about the Festival of the Lakes in Hammond? Summer is here and packed with fun events that you can enjoy by taking the South Shore Line!

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Gaming Excitement this June at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa


Blue-Chip-Gaming-June-2017June at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features a Salute to our Veterans motorcycle ride and dinner, a performance by ‘human jukebox’ Lou Gramm, spa and dining specials, gaming excitement and more.

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Weekend of Fun and Speed as Powerboat Racing Continues on Saturday at Fifth Annual Maple City Grand Prix

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What is 16 feet long, weighs 1,100 pounds and can accelerate from 0-60 mph in under four seconds? If you answered “Formula 1 Racing Boat,” you are correct, and you just might have been at the fifth annual Maple City Grand Prix in La Porte.

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Everything You Need to Know About the 2017 Maple City Grand Prix

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There was a short time of despair when the rumor of not hosting the Maple City Grand Prix was floating around. However, put those fears aside and get ready for another great weekend of some fast, fast boat racing.

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WhoaZone Set to Open at Whihala Beach in Whiting On June 24

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WHO is it? The City of Whiting!
WHAT is it? WhoaZone!
WHERE is it? Whihala Beach!
WHEN is it? Why, in 15 days everyone!

You heard us, the wet, wild, wacky WhoaZone at Whihala Beach in Whiting will be open June 24th! Grab your suit, your friends and family, and get to the beach!

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Festival of the Lakes Carnival Mega Pass Now On Sale!

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Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation and Modern Midways are pleased to announce the return of the carnival Mega Pass for use at the 14th Annual Festival of the Lakes. The Mega Pass is on sale now for $50 each, in person at the Hammond Civic Center Business Office, 5825 S. Sohl Ave., Monday – Friday from 8:30 am. - 5:00 p.m. Pay via cash, Visa, MasterCard or Discover. Beginning this year, Carnival Mega Passes can also be purchased online at www.festivalofthelakes.com.

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Sponsorship Opportunities Available for 5th Annual Maple City Grand Prix

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Watch the world's fastest tunnel boats as they handle right and left turns, switching directions on a dime and reaching speeds over 100 miles per hour in the 5th Annual Maple City Grand Prix on Stone Lake, La Porte, IN.

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Plenty of Fun This June Along the South Shore Line!

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Want to jam to Save the Dunes? Enjoy a jazz concert in South Bend? What about Chicago Blues Festival? Summer is here and its packed with fun events that you can enjoy by taking the South Shore Line!

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