10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, March 5-7

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, March 5-7

This weekend, try out a new cocktail, watch a comedic improv show online, enjoy live music, 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! 

Kick off the weekend by trying the King’s Jubilee Cocktail recipe from Wise Guys Liquors

King Jubilee Cocktail

Try out this light and fruity cocktail! Wise Guys Liquors recommends swapping out the Luxardo Maraschino Liqueur for the Lazzaroni Maraschino Liqueur for a more budget-friendly combination.

Go see Makena Hartlin perform live in the Kankakee Grille at Four Winds New Buffalo

Makena Hartlin

Makena Hartlin is a young singer songwriter who pairs a spell-binding voice with charming, jazz infused pop songs. Find more information here. 

Enjoy a Tiny Mascot Story Time with your little one thanks to the Mascot Hall of Fame

story time

This time, Mascot Hall of Fame will be reading “One Love” by Cedella Marley. Check it out here.

Laugh like crazy at the NIETF’s improv show, THE GRID


This short-form improv show is back for 2021! Find information on where to watch and more here. 

Order a takeout pizza, pasta, sandwich, or salad from Albano’s Villa


They’ve got plenty of delicious options to choose from. Check them out here.

Have a relaxing NWI staycation at one of the local spots recommended by the South Shore CVA

South Shore CVA

From boutique hotels to vacation rentals, there are plenty of ways to relax locally. Check them out here.

Give your child a night of fun at the La Porte County Family YMCA’s “Kids Night Out Glow Party”

Glow party

There will be tons of fun activities for the kids to do, and this awesome event is sure to be a great time for kids in grades K-5th. Find more details here.

Searching for a job? Attend one of the Center of Workforce Innovations’ virtual workshops


Covering topics such as: jobs in high demand industries and resume formatting, these workshops are helpful for any job seeker. Find more information here.

Get involved in the local art scene by volunteering at Chicago Street Theatre


Watch their recent informational video here to learn how you can help.

Treat yourself to delicious custard with the Flavor of the Day at the Culver’s of Valparaiso


Culver’s is a Midwest staple for a reason! Call 219-531-9600 or check their website here to find out what the flavor of the day is!