As the weather gets warmer while we transition from spring to summer, we wanted to bring you this latest edition of 10 Fun Things to help you figure out how to best plan your weekend! There are tons of great activities to look forward to in the area, including awesome classes, sports, a gala, outdoor adventures, and more.
Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things to do here in Northwest Indiana, and be sure to add a few to your calendar!
Catch the action at the Tennis Sectional Finals at Crown Point High School
Happening on Thursday, May 19 and starting at 4 p.m., the Girls Tennis Sectional Finals will feature some of the best athletes from around the Region competing and moving on to the Regional meet. More details here.
Learn hands-on skills at the South Suburban College Open House
Starting at 6 p.m. on Thursday, May 19, South Suburban College’s Court Reporting Program is hosting its Open House to offer attendees the chance to learn unique, valuable, hands-on skills in the courtroom. More information on the event’s page here.
Attend Methodist Hospitals’ 2022 Masquerade Gala
You can still grab a ticket for this year’s 2022 Masquerade Gala to benefit Methodist Hospitals COVID-19 relief fund. Find more details here about the exciting night happening on Friday, May 20.
Spend your Saturday at the awesome Whiting Farmers’ Market
Happening from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Saturday, the Whiting Farmers’ Market is a great place to spend your time this weekend. Find more details about what you can expect at the weekly event here.
Bring the family for a fun-filled, cycling-centered outdoor event
This year’s Fat & Skinny Tire Fest is happening all-day from Friday, May 20 to Sunday, May 22 and will be a great get together for cyclic enthusiasts of all ages. Find more information here to get involved and find out more about what to expect at the event.
Advance your CPR knowledge with La Porte Firefighter’s free class
You can learn one of the most fundamental, impactful skills by joining La Porte Firefighters for a free CPR class. Click here for more information for the class happening on Friday, May 20 at 8 a.m.
Take a stroll through the Griffith Central Market
Occurring weekly on Fridays, the Griffith Central Market is a great spot to find fresh, unique local items each week while being surrounded by live music and good company. Find more information here for the event happening from 4:30 to 11 p.m.
Take a day trip to Chicago with Valpo Parks
You could find yourself watching the Cubs take on the Arizona Diamondbacks from the Wrigley Rooftop building this weekend by joining Valpo Parks for a great day trip on Friday, May 20. Find more details on the website here!
Listen to the tunes of Elvis Revisited at the Hobart Art Theatre
Happening on Friday, May 20 at the Hobart Art Theatre, Jimmy Holmes is ELVIS REVISITED – The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Show will be playing live starting at 7 p.m. Find more information here.
Stop by the Miller Beach Farmers’ Market this Sunday
With fresh produce, baked goods, local flowers, plants, and honey, and so many more awesome finds, the Miller Beach Farmers’ Market is a must on this weekend’s plan. Head to the website here to learn more about the weekly event happening from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.