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Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

April 26 - October 12, 2014
Fort Wayne, IN 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Your family will love 38 acres of animals, rides, and beautifully landscaped grounds.Don’t miss the African Journey, featuring lions, hyenas, and monkeys. You can even hand-feed giraffes! Ride the Sky Safari, trek through the Indonesian Rain Forest, say hello to orangutans or…

Sculpture with Purpose

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May 17 - September 30, 2014
Fort Wayne, IN 11:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Explore the art by bike or foot in Downtown Fort Wayne! This May, the Fort Wayne landscape changed dramatically as fifty huge new pieces of public art were installed throughout the community! Each one is unique and functions as a bike rack – making this the largest collection…

05/30 - 10/01 Quilt Gardens Tour

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May 30 - October 1, 2014
Elkhart, IN

More than a million vibrant blooms • 20 gigantic gardens and 21 hand-painted super-sized murals • 7 welcoming communities • May 30 - October 1. The Quilt Gardens... along the Heritage Trail joins quilting, gardening and art into a one-of-a-kind event. A colorful patchwork of…

The 3 Dune Challenge

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June 12 - December 31, 2014
Chesterton, IN

Are you looking for a new challenge? Do you have what it takes to climb the three highest sand dunes in Indiana? If so, take The 3 Dune Challenge, an initiative spearheaded by Indiana Dunes Tourism in 2014. To complete The 3 Dune Challenge, you must hike a special 1.5 mile…

Explore National Lakeshore with Passport to the Dunes

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July 7 - September 6, 2014
Porter, IN 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Discover some of the hidden treasures of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore through a new Passport to the Dunes program. With so many different access points, it can be difficult to find all of this national park's special places. The passport helps guide visitors on an…

I Cave 1

July 19, 2014 see more dates
Marengo, IN 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Perfect first cave trip in Old Town Spring Cave. Enter the world of caves as you walk into the large spring opening. Crouch, crawl, and scramble through a variety of passages. Wade the underground river, looking for chance encounters with small aquatic life including cave…

Beach Yoga

July 23 - August 28, 2014
Chesterton, IN

Find your bliss studio-style and now beach style. Meet to the left of the lifeguard station. Bring a towel. Thursday mornings 9:30 am; Friday evenings 7:00 pm

Explore National Lakeshore with Passport to the Dunes

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July 23 - September 6, 2014
Porter, IN 7:00 AM – 8:00 PM

Discover some of the hidden treasures of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore through a new Passport to the Dunes program. With so many different access points, it can be difficult to find all of this national park's special places. The passport helps guide visitors on an…

Rangers Choice Hike - Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

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August 1, 2014 see more dates
Porter, IN 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Explore Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's exceptional diversity of life on a special ranger-led hike every Friday morning in August. The topic and location will change each week so they can highlight the best of the National Lakeshore's changing beauty. Meet the ranger at the…

Dunewood Campground Ranger Program

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August 2, 2014 see more dates
Michigan City, IN 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Join a ranger around the campfire and learn about the incredible diversity of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore and the work that's done to help keep the park healthy. This one-hour program will be held every Saturday in August. Short-term parking is available for amphitheater…

Pinhook Bog Hike

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August 3, 2014 see more dates
Michigan City, IN 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Explore Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Pinhook Bog on Sunday afternoons in August. Tour the bog on your own and talk to rangers stationed along the trail who will help you understand this unique place filled with carnivorous plants. Allow about one hour to walk the trail…

Miller Woods Hike - Indiana Dunes Lakeshore

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August 3, 2014 see more dates
Gary, IN Starts at 1:30 PM

Take a Sunday afternoon stroll with a ranger through Indiana Dunes Lakeshore's Miller Woods. This trail features one of the rarest habitats in the country, black oak savanna. This program is offered every Sunday in August. Depending on the weather the length of this hike can…

Sunset Hike - Indiana Dunes Naitonal Lakeshore

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August 8, 2014 see more dates
Michigan City, IN Starts at 7:00 PM

Take a leisurely stroll with a ranger at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore's Central Avenue Beach and watch the sunset over Lake Michigan. This one-hour hike will be offered every Friday in August. During the program, learn about threats to the Indiana dunes and what you can do…

35th Annual Michigan City In-Water Boat Show

August 21-24, 2014
Michigan City, IN

The Michigan City In-Water Boat Show, taking place Thurs, Aug 21 through Sun, Aug 24, at the Washington Park Marina, is designed as a destination to shop & compare the latest boats, watercraft & related products.

Patoka Lake Sunset Wine & Beer Cruises

August 22, 2014
Birdseye, IN 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Unspoiled views of Indiana sunsets from Patoka Lake combine with Indiana wines (or beers) and hors d'oeuvres/desserts to make for a relaxing summer evening aboard the Patoka Voyager cruise boat! Sunset Wine & Beer Cruise tastings feature only Indiana wineries and breweries.…

17th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

August 23, 2014
Chesterton, IN 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Watch the sand come alive or participate with friends and family. Registration begins at 9am CDT on the west end of the pavilion. Judging begins at noon, followed by awards after 1pm. Teams wanting a jump start may begin as early as 7am. Sculptures that follow the theme…

17th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest

August 23, 2014
Chesterton, IN 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Watch the sand come alive with dragons, monsters and fairytale characters at the Indiana Dunes State Park. Participate with friends and family as the Friends of the Indiana Dunes sponsors the 17th Annual Sand Sculpture Contest.

Head for the Hills Triathlon

August 23, 2014
Birdseye, IN

2nd Annual Patoka Lake Triathlon at the beach to raise money for Patoka's Educational Raptor program.

National Park System’s 98th Birthday

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August 25, 2014
Lincoln City, IN

To celebrate the National Park System’s 98th birthday, admission will be waived to Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial on Monday, August 25, 2014.

Patoka Lake Fall Foliage Wine Cruises

September 13, 2014 see more dates
Birdseye, IN 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Unspoiled views of indiana fall foliage from Patoka Lake combine with Indiana wines and hors d'oeuvres/desserts to make for a relaxing fall evening aboard the Patoka Voyager cruise boat! Fall Foliage Wine Cruise tastings feature only Indiana wineries and breweries. Cruises…

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