SweetWater Brewing Company announces expanded distribution to Northern Indiana with Indiana Beverage & Five Star Distributing. Starting August 21, more Hoosiers will be able to find SweetWater’s signature 420 Extra Pale Ale, award winning IPA, Hop Hash Easy IPA, and Goin’ Coastal IPA with pineapple, plus seasonals like TripleTail tropical IPA and limited releases from the Dank Tank. SweetWater will be on draft at bars and restaurants, in grocery stores, package stores, and specialty bottle shops. SweetWater first launched in Indiana in June with Monarch Beverage, who services additional areas of the state.
“The Dog and the Dolphin,” “The Dog and the Jet Ski”… are you sensing a theme? James Dworkin, local children’s author, was inspired by his home in La Pore County and living on the shores of Lake Michigan to write his two books, and soon, many more.
Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Ind., northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, marks its 20th anniversary in August. The property will celebrate its longstanding presence in the community with a variety of special giveaways, prizes and entertainment.
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August at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, features plenty of fun with the 20th anniversary celebration, Johnny Cash tribute artist Shawn Barker, dining deals, a relaxing spa special, gaming excitement and more.
At The Game, try the Burger of the Month — the Pastrami Burger — an Angus beef patty topped with pastrami, beer onions, lettuce, tomato and Swiss cheese, served on a brioche bun for $13.50. Enjoy it with the August Beer of the Month, New Belgium Voodoo Ranger.
Don’t miss the hit tribute show, “The Man in Black, A Tribute to Johnny Cash,” starring accomplished musician and singer songwriter Shawn Barker, the show highlights the retro look, sound and feel of Cash’s performances from the beginning of his career in the early 1960s to his later work. Tickets, starting at $15, are on sale now at ticketmaster.com or the Blue Chip Gift Box. Guests must be 21 or older, with a valid state or government issued photo ID.
Indiana Beverage has been a family owned business for 75 years in Indiana, since the year 1939. So, to owner Jeff Leetz, the prospect of expanding on Indiana Beverage’s storied reputation for distributing world-class beers by partnering with the Gary brewery, 18th Street Brewery, was too good of an opportunity to pass up.
On Wednesday August 9, members of the Chesterton High School Showchoir, the Sandpipers, will perform on stage with the legendary rock band Foreigner. They will be joining the band on stage at the Huntington Band Pavilion at Northerly Island and performing I Wanna Know What Love Is. Choir Director Kristin Morris first heard about this opportunity from one of the show choir parents who sent her a link to enter the contest. She submitted the application and then a month later was contacted that the group from Chesterton High School had won the honor. "I am very excited for these kids! It's a wonderful opportunity for them to perform in a venue like that and on stage with one of the classic rock bands of our time," Morris said. "The students are excited to not only watch the concert but be a part of it as...
Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa 20th Anniversary celebration includes several giveaways for B Connected members. Members earning 100 base points can receive an anniversary t-shirt on Wednesday, Aug. 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., while supplies last.