| Things to do and Special EVENTS IN MICHIGAN CITY, INDIANA . . |
JUNE 27th, 2015 - Drum & Bugle Corps Show. Ames Field, Michigan City. marching band with military & corps honor guards. ticket information: www.mcsummerfest.org.
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July First Friday, JULY 3RD, Join us for lite bites and refreshments during July's First Friday from 5-8pm, (CDT). Come explore our current exhibit, Looking Glass: Exploring Self Portraiture before it closes on July 11. Free admission, 5:00PM, - 8:00PM, www.lubeznikcenter.org Lubeznik Center for the Arts 101 W 2nd St Michigan City, 874.4900.
July 3rd, Franciscan St. Anthony Health-Michigan City Guild of Volunteers, 'Port-A-Pit Chicken Sale,' 11 a.m.-3 p.m., hospital parking lot along Wabash St. 877-1421.
First Friday Art Walk, JULY 3RD, Discover the art of the Uptown Arts District in downtown Michigan City. Enjoy the many businesses and art galleries hosting art and refreshments. An experience like no other5:00PM, - 8:00PM, www.uptownartsdistrict.org Uptown Arts District 11th & Franklin St to the Lake Michigan City, 561.6991.
Patriotic Program, July 4th, Members of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2536, American Legion John Franklin Miller Post 37, American Legion Skwiat Post 451 and the Disabled American Veterans Post 23 will participate posting colors, 8:00AM - 9:00AM , www.mcsummerfest.org Millenium Plaza, Michigan City, 874.8213.
MICHIGAN CITY FOURTH of JULY FIREWORKS, JULY 4th, Come out and enjoy all of the 4 of JULY festivities in beautiful Washington Park, Michigan City Parks & Recreation , 873.1510, www.michigancityparks.com
A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline, July 8th – 15th, A tribute to the spirit and a celebration of the music of one of the all-time legends of country music, this show is at once a musical biography, as well as a concert experience, with performances of Clineâ€™s classic songs2:00PM, - 4:00PM, , www.festivalplayersguild.org / Mainstreet Theatre 807 Franklin St Michigan City, 874.4269 Sue Vail , 874.4269 $15.
Car Cruise, July 11th, Open to Antique, Classic, Muscle Cars, Hot Rods, Stock, Modified and Cruisers. Cruise lineup begins at 2:30pm, and will leave promptly at 5:30pm, with an escort through the City to Washington Park Fundays at the Park - food vendors and Beer Garden2:30PM, - 10:30PM, , www.mcsummerfest.org Al's, Michigan City, 874.8213.
Cardboard Boat Dash, July 11th,The Michigan City Port Authority in conjunction with The Summer Festival, presents the "Cardboard Boat Dash."Â Registration from 10:30-11:30am. Race begins at noon, 10:00AM - 2:00PM, , www.mcsummerfest.org Washington Park, Michigan City, 874.8213
Lakeview Fundays, July 11th, Fun Days in the Park features amusement rides, arts and crafts vendors and food and beverage vendors. Lakeview Fundays in Washington Park begins on Sat and runs through Sun when the weekend concludes with fireworks over Lake Michigan, www.mcsummerfest.org Washington Park, Michigan City, 874.8213
ArtBash: July 11th, LCA annual fundraising event, Be part of the art! Join us for a celebration of the arts at Blue Chip Casino for our yearly gala. Proceeds benefit ARTreach - programs for children and adults, Call for times , www.lubeznikcenter.org / Blue Chip Casino - Stardust Event Center 777 Blue Chip Dr Michigan City, 874.4900.
Johnzo West Benefit Concert for Friendship Gardens, July 11th, Benefit Concert for International Friendship Gardens featuring native born and raised Johnzo West 5:30PM, - 10:00PM, www.friendshipgardens.org International Friendship Gardens 2055 E US Hwy 12 Michigan City, 878.9885.
Washington Park Zoo 5K Run & Walk, July 12th, All Day Event, Washington Park Zoo, 115 Lake Shore Dr, Michigan City, 229.1567. www.washingtonparkzoo.com,
LaPorte County Fair, LaPorte County Fairgrounds, July 12- 18th , All Day Event, , LaPorte County Fairgrounds, 2581 W St Rd 2, LaPorte, 362.2647, LaPorte County Fairgrounds, 362.2647, $5, www.laportecountyfair.org.
Log Cabin Committee Ham & Bean Dinner, July 12th, 5:00- 7:00pm, LaPorte County Fairgrounds - Pioneer Land, Hwy 2 & Zigler Rd, LaPorte, 575.7758. $5, www.pioneerland.org/,
Fly-In/Drive-In Pancake Breakfast, July 12th, 7:00am - 12:00pm, Michigan City Municipal Airport, 1300 N Hwy 212, Michigan City, 872.0121. www.mgcairport.com,
July 30th to Aug. 2nd – Super Boat Great Lakes Grand Prix, off Washington Park, Michigan City. World’s fastest and largest offshore powerboats will race. : www.MichiganCitySuperboat.com.
Saturday, Aug. 8th, Notre Dame, Michigan City, 'Parish Festival,' 4 p.m. outdoor Mass, festivities follow. 872-4844.
AUGUST 15TH, Backyard Bash, grilled dinner, wine tasting, live, entertainment by Jim Post, bonfires, cornhole tournaments, overnight stay, Serenity Springs, Michigan City, 861-0000. www.serenityspings.com
Sip N Stoll, October 11th, Live music, wine tastings, beer tastings, food trucks, vendors, Enjoy an nice Sunday Afternoon in the outdoors, free, food purchases optional, Serenity Springs, Michigan City, 861-0000. www.serenityspings.com
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Fridays Uptown Art Walk, 5-8pm, over ten galleries and businesses have open house with refreshments, many galleries have an opening reception for their monthly show, Southern Shore Arts Assoc., 724 Franklin St., Michigan City, 728-1125. http://www.uptownartsdistrict.org See the monthly Flyer with all the full Details of Specific Events updated each month.