10 FUN THINGS TO DO IN NWI THIS WEEKEND January 3-5, 2020

10 FUN THINGS TO DO IN NWI THIS WEEKEND January 3-5, 2020
By: Kole Rushmore Last Updated: December 31, 2019

Ring in the new year with an action-packed weekend in Northwest Indiana. Find out what's happening around the Region below.

Update 1/02/2019: The Take a Walk on the Wild Side event has been cancelled.

January First Fridays: Winter Wonderland

We are celebrating the good things about winter (yes - there are some!) at January's "Winter Wonderland"- themed First Fridays.

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Fires, Flops, and Floods: Disaster Strikes!

Disaster strikes Chicago!

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Winter Break STEM Fun Pop Up

Start your New Year off right with a visit to Challenger Learning Center of NWI!

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Wild about Turtles

Turtles are terrific! Discover some of their cool traits and maybe even see some up-close!

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Whistle Pigs at Blue Chip

Enjoy a great evening with the hottest 7-piece horn band from Northern Indiana, playing the finest in Classic Rock, R&B, Funk, Jazz, Boogie and Soul.

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Open mic night returns to Lubeznik Center for the Arts

Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) in Michigan City, Indiana will ring in the New Year with its annual First Friday Open Mic Night. All are welcome to enjoy lively performances, complimentary light refreshments and a cash bar. As always, admission is free.

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ELVIS: THAT’S THE WAY IT IS

The legendary Elvis Presley at the peak of his powers, filmed live at the International Hotel in Las Vegas in the summer of 1970.

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Woody Species Removal at Coulter

Buckthorn and Buttonbush are two aggressive, woody species that need to be reduced so that we can increase the biodiversity at this beautiful dune and swale habitat at the John Merle Coulter Nature Preserve.

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Take a Walk on the Wild Side

Let’s take a hike! Join us for a special two-day minicamp at our Wildlife Center where attendees will get a behind the scenes experience on what occurs to help wild animals be returned back to their natural habitat. Update 1/02/2020: Event cancelled.

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Closing Night

Join us for our closing Night for the season. Bring the family to view our Magical Light Show for one last time.

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