10 Fun Things to Do this Weekend in Northwest Indiana: March 27-29, 2015

By: Caitlin Vanlaningham Last Updated: March 26, 2015

10FunThings Rotator3-27-29Flowers are in bloom and the Easter Bunny is gearing up for spring this weekend! Have an event? Shoot us an email at share@ideasinmotionmedia.com and we'll add it to our ever-growing event calendar.

Colorectal Comedy Hour Takes Jab at Cancer
Let’s face it. The butt has been the “butt” of some phenomenal jokes for decades. And so we present: The Colorectal Comedy Hour, featuring nationally-recognized comic Ryan Clauson. Because comedy is funny. Colon cancer isn’t. 

Don't Miss The Keystone Light Friends of The BOB & TOM Show Comedy Tour After Party at Industrial Revolution
An after party is scheduled to take place at Industrial Revolution Eatery and Grille from 8-10pm on March 27! X-Rock 103.9 will broadcast live from 8-10pm, so hang out with your friends and the who's who of the region, and have a ball at a great restaurant!

NorthShore Health Centers Host 2nd Annual Easter Eggstravaganza
Join NorthShore Health Centers they hold their 2nd Annual Easter Egg Eggstravaganza! Join us as we hold fun activities for the whole family! Collect eggs with the Easter Bunny, win candy and prizes discover community resources. Take pictures with the Easter Bunny and your favorite characters, so be sure to bring your camera! 

Easter Egg Hunt & Candy Drop - Plus Kiwanis Easter Breakfast w/the Easter Bunny
The City of Portage Easter Egg Hunt & Candy Drop is scheduled for Saturday, March 28th at Woodland Park in Portage. Plan on coming out early for Breakfast with the Easter Bunny! 

Stars Over Valpo Promises Another Amazing Show in 2015
STARS OVER VALPO will happen again this year on Sunday, March 29th from 6:00-8:00 PM and the Valparaiso University Center for the Performing Arts (VUCA). This fundraising event for WVLP, 98.3 FM, Valpo's community radio station, will feature the rapid fire performances of twenty two local "Stars". 

7th Annual Bowl for WORTHY Women
We bought it and cleaned the 1912 Charles Larsen building out! By god’s great provision, we’ve had over $180,000 donated in labor and material and an additional $130,000 cash invested! Some are still skeptical, we are not! We are Worthy Women Recovery Home. Drywall hanging begins this week with help from the La Porte High School Building Class and Local Carpenter’s Union. March 28 @ Casey’s Lanes from 2:30-5:00 pm. 20 lane sponsorship available @ $100 per lane signs. 10 x 40 inch signs to be displayed above the lanes, or for $100 your company name/your logo on our website. 

Don Quijote Restaurante to Host an Elegant Benefit Dinner with Wine Pairings to Support the VNA Phoenix Center on March 29, 2015
Dinner begins at 4pm and cost is $100 per person ot $150 per couple. Carlos Rivera will guide us through the cuisine and wines of Spain with the opportunity to purchase these beautiful wines at the end of the evening. The afternoon includes dinner and wine (a full cash bar is also available separately). 

Gino's Steakhouse to Host Jack Daniel's & Woodford Reserve Dinner on March 29, 2015
On Sunday March 29, join us at Gino's Steakhouse in Dyer for our Jack Daniels and Woodford Reserve Dinner. This dinner will satisfy the palettes of any food or whiskey lover who wants to try something new, or who wishes to enjoy the drinks and edibles that they have come to appreciate. 

The Stars Come Out for Pet Rock 2015
The beautiful and spacious County Line Orchard in Hobart, Indiana will again be the site for The Humane Society of Northwest Indiana's annual "PET ROCK" fundraiser, which features live entertainment, a silent auction, a live auction items, food options, a cash bar and more. Doors open at 5pm for VIP ticket holders and 5:30pm for General Admission. Entertainment begins at 6pm. 

Spring Blooms Fun For Everyone In Whiting
No one does Easter in The Region quite like Whiting. From parades to peeps, Whiting packs in a variety of unique events that the whole family can enjoy. For instance, on March 21st and 28th, you can come watch the Bunch O’ Bunnies hop down 119th street, spreading Easter joy and special treats along the way. Families will have plenty of opportunities to mingle with the bunnies, and photo-ops galore are bound to spring up!