Now that the snowstorm is behind us, there is ample opportunity to get back to the activities we love in Northwest Indiana this weekend.
Whether it’s taking a walk outside with a friend, grabbing a ticket to a musical, or watching athletes compete in the sport they love, there is so much you can do.
Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things to do this weekend, and be sure to add a few to your calendar!
Take your special someone out for an early Valentine’s Day dinner at Fiddlehead
Featuring not only the perfect atmosphere for a fun night out with your partner but also a delicious food and drink menu to seal the deal, Fiddlehead Restaurant is the perfect place to eat out to celebrate the Valentine’s Day holiday. Check out their website here.
Attend opening night of Memorial Opera House’s Matilda the Musical
See the performance happening at Memorial Opera House on Friday, February 11 to learn about the incredible story of a girl named Matilda. Find more details here.
Join Community Healthcare System and Valpo Parks for A Day Just for Us: Tips to Keep Food Allergies at Bay
In this free session, you will learn how to read food labels, prepare a safe, nutritious treat and find allergy support in your area. The Big-8 allergens - milk, eggs, peanuts, tree nuts, fish, crustacean shellfish, wheat and soy are excluded from this session for kids and adults. Click here to register and learn more.
Check out the competition at the Semi-State Wrestling Championship
Held at East Chicago Central High School, the 2022 Semi-State Wrestling Meet is set to feature a ton of talent from around the Region. Learn more about which wrestlers from which teams are competing here.
Take a walk around Portage’s Woodland Park for fresh air and good movement
With beautiful scenery and the perfect opportunity to get some fresh air and exercise, City of Portage’s Woodland Park is a great spot to spend time this weekend. Check it out here.
Enjoy a special event with your young one for Portage’s Daddy Daughter Dance
Postponed because of the weather, this year’s Daddy Daughter Dance is now being held on February 11! Check out more details about the exciting night happening at Woodland Park here.
Bring your sweetheart to shop the Crown Antique Mall’s Sweetheart of a Sale
Happening from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday this weekend, Crown Antique Mall’s Sweetheart of a Sale is a great place to find unique, affordable finds for your valentine. More details here.
Get artsy at Sunset Hill with a six-hour oil painting class
Want to show off your skills and create something beautiful? Attend the six-hour oil painting class at Sunset Hill, happening on Saturday, February 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Find more information here.
Attend Lubeznik’s Nature Now Exhibit on Free Family Day
Join Lubeznik Center for the Arts starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, February 12 for a free tour for you and your whole family! Click here for more details.
Get outside and go for a walk at Whiting’s Lakefront Park
Featuring an awesome view while you take your walk to get moving this weekend, Lakefront Park in the City of Whiting is a great place to spend your time. Find more information here to get involved.