10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, January 29-31

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, January 29-31

This weekend, support local restaurants, discover new places, volunteer, and more. Read on below for our full list of fun things to do. Don't forget to wear your mask and social distance at any in-person events!

Support local restaurants in Whiting

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With the struggles of the pandemic, it is important to help local restaurants thrive, so stop in at a Whiting restaurant for a bite! Find more details here.

Celebrate Fat Tuesday early with Strack & Van Til’s fresh made paczki


Find more information here.

Check out the Recapitulation: Dramalicious Musical Improv show thanks to NIETF

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Recapitulation is back performing short-form musical improv games with everything from scenes to songs and dancing to comedy that are completely improvised based on your suggestions! Find more details here.

Visit unique attractions around Northwest Indiana thanks to South Shore CVA

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From the Indiana Dunes to Albanese Candy to brewery and winery tours around Northwest Indiana, South Shore CVA has an idea for anyone and everyone. Find more information here.

Try out the new Truly Iced Tea Hard Seltzer at your local Wise Guys Liquors

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Find more details here.

Listen to story time with the Mascot Hall of Fame

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Check it out here.

See the newest exhibit at Lubeznik Center for the Arts: Lost and Looking


A prominent figure in mid-century American Surrealism, Abercrombie will be a featured artist in LCA’s upcoming exhibition: Lost and Looking, which opens on January 30. Find more information here.

Get involved and volunteer with Valpo Parks

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Find more details here.

Join the City of La Porte for their annual WinterFest

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“Although several favorite events will not be held due to restrictions in place to stop the spread of COVID-19, we hope the community joins us in our annual WinterFest event. It will look and feel different than in the past; however, there are events available for everyone.” Find more details on the event here.

Get the inside scoop on what to try at Kelsey’s Steakhouse

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Whether you are looking for a juicy filet or a flavorful wine, Kelsey’s Steakhouse has it all. Check out last week’s Great News weekly episode here to learn more.