10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, July 31 – August 2

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, July 31 – August 2
By: Kelsea Costello Last Updated: July 29, 2020

This week enjoy live music and good food, and get crafty with our list of fun things to do in the Region. Check out the full list below, and don't forget to wear your mask to any in-person events!

Head to the Valpo Corn Roast Fest at Central Park Plaza

Valpo corn roast

Find more information on the event here.

Explore creations by local artisans at the Crafts at Crossroads Handmade Craft Show

Craft show

Find more information about this fun event here.

Watch Dead to Rights perform at Zao Island

Dead to Rights

Find more information on their performance here.

Pick your own flowers at Harvest Tyme Pumpkin Patch

Sunflower picking

Visit to pick sunflowers, zinnias, cosmos, marigolds, or Black Eyed Susans!  Find more information here.

Feel inspired by MAKE SOUTH BEND’s online Rebel Art Fest

Rebel Art Fest

Find more information on the art festival here.

Make pizza toast with the Mascot Hall of Fame

Pizza toast

Find the video tutorial here.

Register for Porter Fire’s Stop, Drop and Run 5K Run/Walk

Porter Fire 5K

Find registration information here.

Go to TURKEYPALOOZA in support of a good cause

TURKEYPALOOZA

Find more information on the event at Central Park Plaza in Valparaiso here.

Make your own wizarding school supplies with the Porter County Public Library System

Wizarding school supplies DIY

This fun activity will make your favorite Harry Potter fan very excited! Find more information here.

Get inspired to bake something sweet with the Digital Dessert Goals festival

Digital Dessert Goals festival

This online festival will feature a mix of pre-recorded and live digital content from industry professionals including bake-along demos, food photography and how to start a dessert business. Find more information here.