Watch experienced ice carvers create sculptures and compete with one another. Get your collectible Shipshewana Ice Festival Pin which also assures you of January discounts. Indulge at the chili cook-off and enjoy special winter activities.
For more than 80 years, this magical, lyrical, annual campus miracle has wowed audiences in the Elliott Hall of Music.
Roving carolers, a farmers market, vendors, carriage rides, artisans demonstrating crafts, performances of "A Christmas Carol" will all be gathered in downtown Lafayette.
Visit downtown Hammond for their 7th Annual Holiday Kick-off Celebration: A Tribute To "A Christmas Story." There will be a free movie viewing; Shoot Your Eye Out contest; Look-A-Like Contests; Santa; vendors; entertainment; horse-drawn carriage rides and more.
No admission charge. For more information call 219-512-4298.
Experience a living Norman Rockwell painting when you enjoy Christmas in Shipshewana! Light parade and tree lightning ceremony on Nov. 8th; Chocolate Day Nov. 15th; Christmas Tree Shimmer Walk Nov. 8th to Jan. 2nd; and Kids' Day and Santa visit Dec. 6th. Fun for the whole family! Visit us online for a complete listing of events.
Step into the holiday movie classic, "A Christmas Story" at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. View animated displays showcasing scenes from the movie. Special events include Mommy's Little Piggy Eating Contest; Oh, Fuudge! Relay Race; and Ugly Lamp Contest! Check the website for details and continuous updates.
"Gourds & More"
October 25, 2014, 9am to 3pm CST
Lake County Fairgrounds, Industrial Bldg.
889 S Court Street, Crown Point, Indiana 46307
Bring the kids and join us at our Fall-Oriented, Halloween-Themed Festival. There will be make-it-take-it fun for the kids plus treats and more, an auction or raffle, demos and lots of friendly advice from many crafters. Gourd growers and crafters, woodcarvers and basket weavers will be set up to proudly display and sell their crafts and will gladly answer questions you may have about their hobbies. Come and see the beautiful crafts handmade in the U.S.A. We will be having a “Scarecrow Contest” and "Best of Halloween Treat Container Contest" with a "People’s Choice Award" of $10.00 each. Come and admire the handiwork and help make this a fun event for all. Info: www.indianagourdsociety.org.
If interested in being a vendor, contact: Ida Kennedy, IGS President 219-767-2901, firstname.lastname@example.org Frances Bascom, 2nd Vice President, 765-945-8132
Free admission, open to public.
See top Elvis Tribute Artists in an Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Pre-qualifier contest in the Woodland Park Community Building in Portage, Indiana. Live band, Elvis dealers and special guests.