10 Fun Things to do in NWI this weekend March 13-15, 2020

10 Fun Things to do in NWI this weekend March 13-15, 2020
By: Sarah DeMars Last Updated: March 10, 2020

Whether you want to volunteer, see a show, or celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, there’s plenty of activities to keep you busy in Northwest Indiana this weekend!

MEMORIAL OPERA HOUSE 2020 SPRING CONCERT SERIES – HEARTACHE TONIGHT – A TRIBUTE TO THE EAGLES

Enjoy an Eagles concert experience and support the conservation work of Shirley Heinze Land Trust at the same time! This performance by Eagles tribute band 'Heartache Tonight' includes everything from the notable guitar duel in "Hotel California" to the harmonies of "Peaceful Easy Feeling." All instruments and vocals are live with a set list that covers songs from all eras and incarnations of the Eagles, including "Seven Bridges Road," "Life In The Fast Lane" and "Take It Easy," plus solo hits such as Joe Walsh’s "Rocky Mountain Way" and Don Henley’s "Dirty Laundry." Tickets are $30.00.

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WALK YOUR WAY TO FITNESS WITH ST. CATHERINE HOSPITAL’S WELL WALKER’S CLUB

This walking club is for adults over the age of 18. You will receive a FREE pedometer when you join. The monthly meetings feature guest speakers discussing a wide range of healthcare topics.

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MARCH 2020 VOLUNTEER ORIENTATION PORTER COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER

Have you ever thought about giving your time to help the animals at the Porter County Animal Shelter? Here is your chance to become a volunteer! Help socialize and care for our animals. Help with events and offsite projects. Help keep the shelter running smoothly and efficiently.

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CORNED BEEF AND CABBAGE AT THE MILLER IKES

Come enjoy a day of Irish Fun at the clubhouse! Corned Beef and Cabbage Dinners and sandwiches available to eat at the club, or for carryout. Available from Noon till its GONE!

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LA PORTE LITTLE THEATRE PRESENTS: THE CURIOUS SAVAGE

Mrs. Savage has been left ten million dollars by her husband and wants to make the best use of it, in spite of her grown-up stepchildren’s efforts to get their hands on it. Knowing that the widow’s wealth is now in negotiable securities, and seeing they cannot get hold of the fortune, the stepchildren commit her to a sanatorium hoping to “bring her to her senses.”

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FOOTLIGHT PLAYERS ANNOUNCE AUDITIONS FOR “GYPSY”

The auditions are open to all ages. The show calls for a cast of children, teenagers and adults. At the auditions you will be asked to do cold readings from the script, and to bring along a musical selection, an accompanist will be on hand. If auditioning for a dance role, please wear appropriate footwear. This show is family friendly and is expected to be a sellout production, so come and be part of this amazing experience.

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LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS PLAY AT MERRILLVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

The show features character Seymour Krelborn, a meek floral assistant, who stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down-and-out Krelborn, as long as he keeps feeding it blood! Over time Seymour discovers Audrey II's out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

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ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE AND LEPRECHAUN RUN

Join Mayor McDermott and the HC3 Hessville Community for their annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Leprechaun Run.

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DAVID RAYMOND’S MASCOT BOOT CAMP

LEARN FROM THE BEST! David Raymond’s mascot performer training was created over 17 years ago. Hundreds of performers have attended our weekend long training seminars. Former attendees include full time performers with the NFL, NBA, NHL and MLB.

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ST. PATRICK’S DAY PAWTY!

May the luck of the Irish be with you! Join us for all things fuzzy and green! We will make leprechaun catchers, hunt for gold coins, and make green snacks! The activities are free with paid general admission, members are free! No need to register, we’ll see you there!

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