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NWI Events in the Making Part 1: The Strategy

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Summer is big for festivals in Northwest Indiana Head to Whiting for Pierogi Fest, then stop by Hobart for the Lakefront Festival, and loop around toward Hammond to catch the Festival of the Lakes.

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Girls on the Run of NWI Celebrates a Successful Sneaker Soiree

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One by one guests filed in the Wicker Park Social Center on Indianapolis Blvd, with smiles on their faces and gym shoes on their feet. The border of the room displayed tables filled with a variety of raffle prizes from jewelry to Disney tickets and weekend getaways in Lake Geneva.

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No Foolin': Plenty of Fun this April Along the South Shore Line! 2017


March-into-Spring-2017-with-Some-Fun-Along-the-South-Shore-LineSpringtime in Chicagoland is a beautiful time of year. As we continue to dig our way out of winter, flowers begin to bloom, days become longer, and there are more and more fun activities to do in and outdoors! The South Shore Line can get you to hundreds of events taking place throughout the month of April and the best part: up to three kids can ride free with an accompanying adult!

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3,500+ Athletes & Families Arrive in the Region on March 24, 2017

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The South Shore will have a busy weekend as athletes, coaches and families visit northwest Indiana for the Scholastic Chess of Indiana State Team Championships and Lutheran Basketball Tournament.

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Duneland Chamber of Commerce's Corkscrew and Brew Grows in Its Second Year

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The Duneland Chamber of Commerce had a successful second year in hosting their Corkscrew and Brew beer festival at Thomas Centennial Park in Chesterton on March 18. In just its second year, the Chamber team was excited to see the event grow and evolve.

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NITCO Congratulates Valparaiso International Center's World Cultural Festival on Being Named a "Best Thing to Do in Indiana" by Expedia

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In a January update of their Viewfinder Travel Blog, Expedia sought out some "local legends" and "up-and-coming attractions" to suggest to readers to go and explore the country. Suggestions included cave spelunking, bluegrass festivals, and a number of other unique and interesting activities and events. When it came to Indiana's, the editors selected the annual World Cultural Festival, hosted each year by the Valparaiso International Center!

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Chester Ag Systems Hosts 2017 Valley Days Celebration

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Just in time for spring, Chester Ag Systems invited friends, customers, and vendors to their 'Valley Days' celebration. The event included the Daybreak Demo, to showcase all of the new technology available to assist the farming community for the year ahead, breakfast, and exclusive ICON demonstrations . Samantha Stinnett said that Chester Ag Systems "expected 75-100 growers and will give them hands on ICON Panel demonstrations. We also have a Nelson distributor, an AgSense rep, and our district manager, all here to represent the team and products we offer."

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All About the Girls Part 3 Presents a Stellar Cast of Northwest Indiana’s Most Inspirational Women This Spring at Sand Creek Country Club

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"All About the Girls" returns on May 11th for the 3rd year, bringing together fun and inspiration from some of the strongest women in Northwest Indiana, all built around the theme “You’re Welcome World: Changing the World by Being Yourself.”

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Great Entertainment and Special Events in March 2017 at Blue Chip Casino


Great-Entertainment-and-Special-Events-in-March-at-Blue-Chip-Casino-2017Spring is in the air! Time to visit Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa for gaming fun, dining, music and special events. Tickets are on sale now for the ultimate beer sampling event, the 7th Annual Blue Chip Brewfest, to be held on Saturday, April 8.

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Gaming Excitement in March 2017 at Blue Chip Casino


Gaming-Excitement-in-March-2017-at-Blue-Chip-CasinoMarch at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features dining and spa specials, gaming excitement, and live music.

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2017 Chicago Poker Classic Registration Now Open at Horseshoe Casino

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Guinness World Record Set at Horseshoe Hammond

Horseshoe Hammond’s 9th annual Chicago Poker Classic starts Thursday, March 2 and runs through Monday, March 13. The CPC kicks off with a $360 No-Limit Hold’em tournament that drew in 2,160 players last year, creating a prize pool close to $700,000. 1st place winner Jeffrey G. from Chicago, IL walked away with over $100,000. Similar turnouts are expected this year.

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