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.
Need 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!
June 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.
Weekend of Fun and Speed as Powerboat Racing Continues on Saturday at Fifth Annual Maple City Grand Prix
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.
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.
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!
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.
Independence Day Parade and Festival will take place on Tuesday, July 4th. This year's theme, "The City of Portage Turns 50!" The parade will begin at 11:00 am. Festival will be at Founders Square and will begin at 5:00pm.
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.
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!
Team Chevrolet of Valparaiso's 4th Annual Girls Night Out Brings Women Together to Raise Funds for a Great Cause
On Thursday night, Team Chevrolet of Valparaiso hosted their 4th Annual Girls Night Out for the women of Northwest Indiana looking for a fun night full of good food, wine, shopping, and, of course, fundraising for great cause.