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Blue Chip Presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to Tom Petty


Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, Indiana, presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to the Memory of Tom Petty on Friday, April 6 at 8 pm CT in the Stardust Event Center.

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Upgrade Your Movie Experience at the Portage IMAX


Summer movie season is coming fast, and with that means big budget, blockbuster, popcorn munching movies that must be experienced on the best screens possible. Goodrich Quality Theaters Portage IMAX has several options to watch your favorite movie that you may not know about.

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What's Your Favorite Star Wars Movie? Hoosiers Choose Their Favorite of These Galactic Adventures


When Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope arrived in theaters on May 25th, 1977, it became an instant hit. Millions of people went to see the first chapter of this captivating saga and, over the next few years, continued to see each movie as it premiered. Filled with amazing characters we can all connect with, an action-packed plot, and an inspiring message of hope and light triumphing over the dark, Star Wars has become one of the most successful franchises of all time, just behind series like Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and James Bond.

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Dynamic Binge-Worthy Shows Premiering Spring 2018


Winter in Northwest Indiana is enough to make anyone want to crawl under the covers until May. Binge-watching is a must for those unbelievably cold, dark days, so here’s a line-up of all of the awesome series hitting T.V. and streaming this spring.

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Lifer Drew Holt Reviews The Last Jedi, the Imax Experience of a Lifetime


There’s no doubt about it- Star Wars is a cultural phenomenon. Last night, people everywhere flocked to their local movie theatres in droves hours before the showing to get the perfect seats for one of the most highly anticipated cinema events of the year. My Fiancee and I were no different- arriving at the theatre two hours early, books in hand to kill the time. We weren’t even the first people there- several others arrived before us, eager to claim the most coveted spots in the theatre.

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Styx Takes Crowd Back to Days of Legendary Rock at Horseshoe Casino


Amps pounding at full blast and drums rolling at lightning speed, Styx returned to the Chicagoland area to rock out like it was 1972 at Horseshoe Casino Hammond.

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Foreigner Still Reigns Supreme as They Rock the Horseshoe


Everyone has heard of Foreigner. They have been around in some incarnation or another since 1976. They have more top hits and multi-platinum albums that make them one of the best-selling bands of all time. Jeff Pilson joined the band in 2004 and has been killing it on bass ever since. We sat down with him to grab a few words before Foreigner plays the Horseshoe Casino in Hammond on November 11.

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Rock Gods Styx Bring "The Mission" Close to Home in Hammond


There are few bands that have been more prolific or that have endured as long as the native Chicago band Styx. And with the release of their new album The Mission, which celebrates NASA’s mission to Mars, they’re launching a new tour. Since they’re hitting the Horseshoe Casino on November 10, we thought we’d sit down and get a few words from James “JY” Young, the guitarist and the only member of the band that has been there since its inception in 1972.

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

Flashback-Cinema-Spring-2017With 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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One-hour Documentary “Going Rolling” Film About the Town of Rolling Prairie Indiana to Air on South Bend Michiana WNIT PBS-TV, November 19th at 5:00pm CST

Rick-Erwin-MediaRick Erwin Media’S one hour documentary “Going Rolling” is a unique look at the town of Rolling Prairie, it’s history and people that lived, thrived and prospered during the town’s heydays between 1920 and 1960 when this sleepy little town’s main road, U.S. Route Twenty ran right through the downtown district from Chicago to New York City. At one time Rolling Prairie had three grocery stores, thirteen gas stations and a world class restaurant, The Peacock Fountain Inn that served travelers such as Bob Hope and Clark Gable. Just passing through with a camera, Erwin talked and filmed many of the town’s residents who still remembered the 1920’s, the great depression and a simpler life as folks moved throughout the region on their cracky wagons.

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Movies to See in Fall 2017


Fall is upon us, and with that comes a host of new movies in theaters. While it’s a given that there will be plenty of horror movies for Halloween, we will also get a wide variety of movies ranging from superheroes to a sequel 35 years in the making. Below you’ll find the movies I’m most looking forward to this fall.

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