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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Music Heritage Series

    • Time: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Location: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free
    Friday, September 15, 2017

    Join the Save the Tunes Council and share in the celebration of traditional folk music.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Apples Festival 2017

    • Time: 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Chellberg Farm
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 16, 2017

    Celebrate autumn with the Indiana Dunes Apple Festival at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore’s historic Chellberg Farm on Saturday, September 16 and Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Playdate in the Nature Play Zone

    • Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 16, 2017

    Kids of all ages are invited to spend a couple of hours having fun in nature. Join a ranger and explore Miller Woods, build a fort, climb a tree, create awesome nature art, and so much more.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Stargazing

    • Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM,7:00 PM to 9:00 PM,5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
    • Location: Kemil Beach Parking Lot
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 16, 2017

    Enjoy the beauty of the night sky through telescopes from the darkest site in the park.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Volunteer at National Lakeshore’s Cowles Bog

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: 1450 North Mineral Springs Road, Dune Acres, IN 46304
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 16, 2017

    Join staff and fellow volunteers to help keep the park clean and healthy.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Feeding Time at Chellberg Farm

    • Time: 4:00 PM to 4:30 PM
    • Location: Bailly Homestead / Chellberg Farm, 618 N Mineral Springs Rd, Porter, IN 46304
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 17, 2017

    Join a ranger and help us feed the farm animals.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Bog Gone Wild

    • Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: 946 North Wozniak Road, LaPorte, IN 46360
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 23, 2017

    Join rangers for hikes and activities at Pinhook Bog and the Upland Trail.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Miller Woods Hike

    • Time: 1:30 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Paul H. Douglas Center for Environmental Education
    • Fees: Free
    Sunday, September 24, 2017

    Take an afternoon ranger-led stroll through spectacular Miller Woods.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Stewardship Program - National Public Lands Day

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Location: 100 North Lake Street, Gary, IN 46403
    • Fees: Free
    Saturday, September 30, 2017

    Join a ranger to help improve our globally rare oak savanna at Miller Woods.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Dune Buggy Bus Tours

    • Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM,1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
    • Location: Indiana Dunes Visitor Center, 1215 N State Road 49 Porter, IN
    • Fees: Free, Registration Required
    Sunday, October 1, 2017

    Join a ranger for a two-hour tour of Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore in one of the park’s 15-passenger shuttle buses. The tour is free, but reservations are required. Space is limited. Call 219-395-1882.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Outdoor Adventure Festival

    • Location: Starts at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center
    • Fees: Free but advance registration required
    Friday, October 6, 2017

    The three-day festival celebrates the natural beauty and cultural heritage of the region.

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  • Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    Century of Progress Homes Tour 2017

    • Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Starts at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center
    • Fees: Yes. Advance Registration Required
    Saturday, October 14, 2017

    Join a National Park Service ranger at the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center for a tour of five historic homes from the 1933 Chicago World’s Fair.

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Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1100 North Mineral Springs Road
Porter, IN 46304

Phone:

(219) 395-1882
Indiana Dunes Visitor Center phone number.

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