Explore antiques and crafts at barn event May 7-9

  Shop La Porte County’s best kept secrets during a tour of four unique shops offering antiques, folk art, handcrafts, salvaged and repurposed items and more May 7 through ... Continue Reading →

Park department offers wheel pottery throwing classes in May, June

  The art of wheel throwing is both a therapeutic and expressive way to create pottery. These La Porte Park and Recreation Department classes focus solely on  techniques in throwing ... Continue Reading →

La Porte American Legion plans several events

  La Porte American Legion Post 83, 228 E. Lincoln Way, plans the following events open to the public. For more information, call Kathy at 219-380-9383. — Beer Olympics: ... Continue Reading →

Get the family’s rods and reels ready: DNR’s Free Fishing Day is this Sunday

  Information and photo from DNR and La Porte Park and Recreation Department The first Indiana Department of Natural Resources Free Fishing Days is this Sunday, May 2. On Free ... Continue Reading →

Footlight to resume in-person performances May 21

  After a year on lockdown, Footlight Players will open their doors to the public for an Evening of One Acts on Friday, May 21, Saturday, May 22, and Sunday, May 23. The Friday ... Continue Reading →

Musical gala planned to celebrate Dunes Arts Foundation’s 70th anniversary

   The Dunes Arts Foundation will celebrate its 70th anniversary at a theater-themed gala celebration Saturday, June 26, from 6 to 8 p.m.  “Dunes Through the Decades” will be ... Continue Reading →

Want a plane? La Porte Aero Club is raffling one off

  Instead of perhaps a weekend trip or maybe a car, the La Porte Aero Club is raffling off a Cessna 172M and $20,000. Only 4,000 tickets will be sold for that 1st prize, as well ... Continue Reading →

Here are upcoming Red Cross blood drives

  Consider donating blood at one of these upcoming La Porte County drives: La Porte 5/7/2021: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Northwest Health La Porte, 1007 W. Lincoln Way 5/10/2021: ... Continue Reading →

Contestants sought for 2021 LP County Fair queen, $1,000 scholarship

  A $1,000 scholarship opportunity and more await the successful candidate for 2021 Miss La Porte County Fair Queen. Requirements: Miss LaPorte County Fair Queen contestants must ... Continue Reading →

Kids can make a Mother’s Day gift at LP parks’ class May 1

  Kids can turn ordinary rocks into a succulent garden especially for Mom! Paint the colors of the  desert in this fun class instructed by Parties on the Gogh owner Kristy Chadderdon. ... Continue Reading →