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Portage 16 IMAX Makes Classic Films Come Alive on the Big Screen with Flashback Cinema

P16-Flashback-Cinema-Christmas-2016With a little bit of nostalgia and a big helping of quality picture and sound, the favorite movies of the past are coming to life again on the big screen.

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Blue Chip Casino’s Got Great Entertainment and Special Events in October 2016


Breaking Down the Barriers: Salute to our Veterans on October 8 features a police-escorted nonstop motorcycle ride, a vendor fair and a dinner with guest speaker Silouan Green, U.S. Marine veteran and PTSD survivor. Proceeds benefit community programs helping veterans with PTSD and their families. Tickets are $25 for the motorcycle ride and dinner or $15 for the dinner.

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Harry Potter Week at the Portage 16 IMAX Begins October 13, 2016


Accio, Potterheads! For the first time ever, you can experience all eight Harry Potter movies in IMAX…no Time-Turner necessary.

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Goodrich Quality Theatres Introducing "Thrifty Ticket Tuesdays" at Portage IMAX 16


GQT is giving you a reason to love movies on Tuesdays. Every Tuesday we are getting thrifty and lowering ticket prices. We're excited to give you bargain prices on current films.

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Hairball Celebrates the Best of Arena Rock with October 21 and 22 Performances at Blue Chip

Hairball-Blue-Chip-2016Hairball, a bombastic celebration of arena rock, performs in the Stardust Event Center, Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22 at 8 pm.

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Blue Chip Casino: Great Entertainment and Special Events this September 2016

Blue-Chip-Casino-Great-Entertainment-and-Special-Events-this-September-2016Hoosier Fight Club presents HFC 30, a three hour spectacular with eight professional and seven amateur bouts. The main event is a welterweight title fight featuring Dustin Pape of LaPorte against Sultan Umar of Chicago.

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Cowboys, Monsters and Sorcerers: The Can't Miss Movies of the Fall of 2016


Summer is winding down, and soon the leaves will begin to change. As Fall begins, we say goodbye to the season of blockbuster after blockbuster, but that doesn’t mean there will be a lack of great cinema. These are the movies I’m the most excited to see at the end of 2016.

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Enter to Win 2 Free Portage IMAX Movie Passes with #MoviesMunchiesMemories Giveaway

movies-munchies-memories-giveaway-08-25-16Share your theater experience with photos! Goodrich Quality Theaters wants to see what you see when you go to the movies. Take a photo, upload to Instagram and use the hashtag #MoviesMunchiesMemories for a chance to win 2 Free VIP Movie Passes.

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Eli Young Band to Bring Country Sensibility to Festival of the Lakes


Hammond’s Festival of the Lakes always guarantees there’ll be a show for everyone - whether you’re a fan of R&B, classic rock, or country. This year Mayor Tom McDermott picked the right band for the festival within the country scene: the chart-topping Eli Young Band. The four piece will be making their debut at the Pav on Thursday night, but before the lights go up on their set I got the opportunity to talk to Eli Young’s drummer Chris Thompson about the current place in their career, their upcoming album, and what to expect from their FOL set.

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Boyz II Men Concert Kicks of a Fun-Filled 2016 Festival of the Lakes


Wednesday, July 20th kicked off Hammond’s annual Festival of the Lakes with a free concert headlined by Boyz II Men. Hosted at the Pavilion at Wolf Lake, the festival is a much anticipated event for the region.

“I hear from so many people that say they don’t plan vacations during Festival of the Lakes week,” said Hammond Mayor, Thomas McDermott Jr., “You can come out and watch these bands for free and they are top quality.”

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Here's How to Know Where to Pokemon GO in The Region


There’s a ton of reasons people love Pokemon GO. Myself, I love the fact that it’s an interesting way to get out in Northwest Indiana and discover great new local businesses and landmarks while enjoying a nostalgic pastime. Others seem to like its relation to “geocaching,” a hide-and-seek type game that makes the entire world your playing field.

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