Christmas time has many defining traits that almost everyone in America will recognize- Hot Cocoa, Peppermint everything, flurries of snow, and most of all- iconic and unique musical pieces that set the season of giving apart. Chesterton High School Band celebrated that musical tradition on Sunday with their 2017 Holiday Concert, featuring their Jazz Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, and their Symphonic Band and Wind Ensemble working together in the Combined Christmas Band.
Healthcare Foundation of La Porte's 2017 Holiday at the POPS Brings Community Together to Kick off the Holiday Season
Saturday night, the Healthcare Foundation of La Porte’s Holiday at the Pops Concert kicked off the season with a bang. The show has been bringing the La Porte community together for the last 23 years in the spirit of the holidays and defining the beginning of the Christmas season for a community. The snowfall could not deter members of the La Porte community and surrounding area from streaming into the La Porte Civic Auditorium and embracing the spirit of the season together.
If there ever was a time machine for Regioners to go back and experience their childhood Christmas, this would be it.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the “A Christmas Story” themed exhibition at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond, and Northwest Indiana’s biggest influencers gathered to celebrate its reception in full force Wednesday night at the reception.
On Wednesday, Strack and Van Til hosted their annual Vendor Christmas Party at St. James Hall in Highland. The party welcomed over 300 guests, all vendors in some way to the Strack and Van Til stores located around Northwest Indiana.
The party provided food, beverages, raffles, and plenty of prizes for those in attendance. With coolers, tv’s, fruit baskets, and many other items raffled off each hour, excitement was high and appreciation felt by all.
On Fridays in December, our DJs will help you dance the night away at It’s Vegas Baby! starting at 10 pm. On Saturdays starting at 10 pm at It’s Vegas Baby!, see 17th Floor on December 2, Lepolion Effect on December 9, Dick Diamond and the Dusters on December 16, Libido Funk Circus on December 23 and Fool House on December 30. There’s a $5 cover charge on Friday and Saturday nights. Celebrate your inner Van Gogh with Wine and Canvas at 5:30 pm on Tuesdays, December 5, 12, 19 and 26.
The holiday fun continues in December at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, Michigan City, Indiana, Northwest Indiana’s premier entertainment destination, with gaming excitement, dining and spa specials and holiday parties.
Duneland Chamber and Chesterton's Mistletoe Market Brings the Community and Businesses Closer Together
Every December a certain tradition comes to Broadway street in Chesterton, filling the community with joy and laughter. The Chesterton European Market has been that tradition for quite some years now and this year was said to be one of the best considering that the weather was just perfect.
Christmas parade season is in full force this weekend, and Hammond is starting off December with a bang. With almost 100 floats in the parade, this was not one to be missed by the community and they were out in force on what was a very sunny and warm December morning.
Whiting Welcomes Area Residents to Experience the Magic of the Holiday Season with Annual Illuminated Christmas Parade
Tonight, the streets of Whiting were aglow with twinkling lights. Local storefronts, festive with decorations, welcomed shoppers with offers of potential gift ideas as Whiting, Indiana kicked off the holiday season with their annual Illuminated Christmas Parade. But what really lit up the town was the warmth and joy seen reflected in the eyes of the hundreds of people who lined the town’s downtown streets to enjoy the festivities.
What started as a small, decorated tree on a street corner in Hobart ten years ago, has blossomed into a holiday festival for thousands of families at Festival Park.
Businesses and organizations from across northwest Indiana attended the 9th annual Mix, Mingle and Jingle Party Friday night. Blue Chip Casino’s Stardust Event Center hosted the holiday party that saw more than 300 people attendend. The night started with a dinner, followed by live entertainment from the band SODA.