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Quidditch Charity Event at CHS May 18

Quidditch-charity-eventIf you drive by Chesterton High School on Saturday, May 18 and see a swarm of kids running around on broomsticks, no, your eyes aren’t deceiving you. From Noon to 3 p.m., high school students will compete in the 2013 Quidditch Cup, an adaptation of the magical world’s most popular sport—quidditch—from J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series.

The spectacle is open to the public. Admission is free, though donations are welcome. Proceeds will go to the Ronald McDonald House in Chicago.

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South Shore CVA Hosting Event Highlighting Summer Activities and Festivals

Explore-the-South-Shore-Spring-2013The Indiana Welcome Center will be hosting its annual Explore the South Shore: Kick-Off the Summer event on Saturday, May 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The first 250 families at the event will receive a regional passport of savings from participating organizations to use over the summer. The first 250 children will receive a free event bag.

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Tourism Luncheon Calls for ‘Cathedral Thinkers’

SSVA-2013-3The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority hosted its annual tourism luncheon on Wednesday, May 8, inside the Indiana Welcome Center. Hundreds of attendees learned of the necessary step in making progress in the hospitality and tourism industry.

According to Speros Batistatos, president and CEO of the South Shore CVA, the hospitality and tourism industry will continue to push forward with ‘cathedral thinkers,’ or those that think of the long-term effect of a project.

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Blue Chip Presents Thunder from Down Under June 1

Thunder-from-Down-UnderAustralia’s Thunder from Down Under, the dynamic, internationally-acclaimed male revue, will take the stage at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, for shows at 7 pm and 10 pm on Saturday, June 1 in the Stardust Event Center. Doors open at 6 pm for the 7 pm show and at 9 pm for the 10 pm show.

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Blue Chip Presents Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular May 18

Pink-Floyd-Spectacular-2013Blue Chip presents Paramount’s LaserSpectacular, the smash hit multi-media laser and light show featuring the music of Pink Floyd on Saturday, May 18 at 8 pm in the Stardust Event Center. Doors open at 7 pm.

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Lubeznik Center for the Arts Presents Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Radio Personality, John Records Landecker

John-Records-LandeckerLubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) will host a brown bag book signing and presentation from Rock and Roll Hall of Fame radio personality, John Records Landecker, on Friday, May 10 at noon.

Landecker will be selling and signing copies of his new book, “Records Truly Is My Middle Name.” The book discusses Landecker’s life and 40 plus year major market radio career in which he encountered celebrities such as George Harrison, Mel Brooks, Tom Hanks, Bill Murray, Elton John, The Rolling Stones, and George Carlin. Landecker currently hosts a weeknight radio show on Chicago ration station, Classic Hits 94.7 WLS-FM.

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May at Blue Chip: Blossoming with Special Offers, Entertainment, and Delicious Dining

Blue-Chip-NightMay blossoms at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, with gaming fun, great entertainment and special offers.

Blue Chip Giveaways

Name of the Week
Every Tuesday in May, anyone in the casino could be a winner in Name of the Week. Blue Chip will randomly select a first name and display it on property. Guests with that name can visit the B Connected Club to take home some cool Blue Chip merchandise.

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