10 Fun Things to Do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana:June 26-28, 2015

By: Caitlin Vanlaningham Last Updated: June 24, 2015

10FunThings Rotator6-26-15Summer has officially started! There is a lot going on during the summer weekends and we want you to know about all of it! Do you have an event you'd like to share? Just send us an email to share@ideasinmotionmedia.com and we'll add it to our event calendar!

2015 Hobart JayceeFest
The annual JayceeFest will take place at the Hobart Rugby Field on Old Ridge Rd. June 25-28, 2015. In addition to the great musicians and beer gardens we are known for, Jayceefest will now also feature a midway, and other family friendly activities and attractions. The beer garden/concert area will be open to only guests aged 21 and over. Saturday from 12pm-4pm, however, we'll be offering Family Day! Family friendly bands will be performing, and we will also have appearances by Anna & Elsa from Frozen! 

Cartronix Tent Sale
We at Cartronix in Valparaiso will be hosting our annual car audio and mobile electronics tent sale on June 26th and June 27th. Come out and take advantage of our lowest prices of the year! 

Michigan City Big Parade
Don't miss Michigan City's biggest parade! It takes place on Franklin Street and marches to Ames Field at 11am on Saturday June 27. 

The St. Paul Safety Committee Fund Raiser Presents Suds for Safety
The St. Paul Safety Committee Fund Raiser is proud to present the First "Suds for Safety" Event. This event is a craft beer tasting event featuring samples of over three dozen delicious craft beers from around the globe! The event begins at St. Paul Catholic School on June 27th 2015 from 3:00-6:00 pm. Rain or shine the event will go on! Tickets are $40, with pre-sales available on website. Please note that ONLY 100 tickets will be sold to this event! 

Portage Community Historical Society Summer Festival
Don't miss the annual summer festival Country side park on June 27, 2015. The event is free and open to the public. There will be silent auctions, games, hayrides, food, music, and more. 

Memorial Opera House 2016 Season Announcement & Preview
In 2016, the historic Memorial Opera House in Valparaiso will begin its 123rd year of providing live art and performances to the northwest Indiana community. To celebrate, and to honor their patrons and community, the Opera House has given the public the unprecedented opportunity to select their entire 2016 theatrical season. 

Summerfest Annual Car & Bike Show
Annual Summerfest Car and Bike Show presented by Heartland Christian Center - Sunday, June 28, 2015 (Registration 9a / Car & Bike Show 11:30a to 3p). Food, fun and activities for the entire family. Awards for top 30 cars and top 15 bikes (any make, model, year) All proceeds benefit local charities. 

Relay for Life LaPorte County
The ACS Relay For Life is the world's largest and most impactful fundraising event to end cancer. It unites communities across the globe to celebrate people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and take action to finish the fight once and for all. 

Public Enemy 5K Run/2K Walk
Join us for this 1930’s themed family event: Hometown Happenings Public Enemy 5K Run/2K Walk Sunday, June 28th, 2015, 9:00 am (8:00 am registration/sign-in) at the Lake County Fairgrounds, 889 S. Court St. Crown Point, IN. 

Pink Tea at Barker Mansion
Michigan City’s historic Barker Mansion will hold their annual Pink Teas on Wednesday, June 24 and Sunday, June 28 at 3:30 pm. An annual tradition, the teas are held in the mansion’s elegant outdoor gardens and will feature food and drink from Classic Catering and Events. Following the tea service, an engaging lecture will be provided by Curt Burnette of Limberlost State Historic Site in Geneva, IN.