10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, May 2 – May 5

10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, May 2 – May 5

May is here, and with it comes a host of fun activities! From car shows to concerts, the Region is alive, and no spring showers are going to ruin the mood. Join your city in celebrating everything that makes it unique, and take the chance to get out to enjoy Northwest Indiana!

Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana and be sure to add some to your calendar!

Welcome Willow Blooms at the grand opening ribbon cutting

Willow Blooms’ grand opening is happening this Saturday, and you’re invited to join for a ribbon cutting ceremony! Come out at 10 a.m. for a chance to win some door prizes and hear from some of Willow Blooms’ partners that have helped to make the grand opening possible. Learn more here.

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the City of Hammond

The City of Hammond’s 19th annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta is happening this Friday from 5 - 9 p.m. Whether you’re interested in celebrating Mexican culture, enjoying El Gran Taco’s cuisine, or just looking for a good time, you’ll find it at this annual party! Learn more here.

Keep your heart pumping at Community Healthcare’s stroke symposium

Community Healthcare System’s free stroke symposium is back this Friday at 8 a.m. Hear from the experts on how to prepare for and respond to a stroke when it happens. Additionally, free cholesterol and hemoglobin A1C testing will be available on site to check in on your health! Registration is recommended. Learn more here.

Rock out with Steel Panther at Four Winds New Buffalo

Glam metal is back as Steel Panther takes the stage at Four Winds Casinos’ Silver Creek Event Center in New Buffalo! Beginning as a cover band, Steel Panther has ascended into a show of its own that’s part comedy show, part face-melting solos, and all entertaining. Join the On The Prowl World Tour this Saturday at 9 p.m. EST! Learn more here.

See your next home at Luxor Homes’ open houses

This Saturday and Sunday, Luxor Homes is displaying its Merrillville builds for the public from noon to 4 p.m. Come see the beautiful homes featuring pond views, vaulted ceilings, decorative niches, and more! Learn more here.

Commemorate the National Day of Prayer with the City of Portage

City of Portage Mayor Austin Bonta is inviting you to breakfast to celebrate this year’s National Day of Prayer. Head out to Portage High School this Thursday to enjoy the Mayor’s company, breakfast, and the chance to meet with your neighbors. Learn more here.

Jam with Dead to Rights at Burn ‘Em Brewing

Get out to Burn ‘Em Brewing this Saturday for four hours of rocking and rolling as Dead to Rights takes the stage for two 2-hour sets! This high-energy jam band is a native to the Region and knows what everyone wants to hear. Plus, check out Burn ‘Em’s line of brews or the newly opened kitchen to keep your belly full and happy. Learn more here.

Cruise on over to the Winamac Old Auto Club car show

The Winamac Old Auto Club is hosting a car show this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Team Chevrolet of Valparaiso! See the cool cars, enjoy some live music, and take part in the complimentary refreshments. Learn more here.

Join the City of Lake Station at its Cinco de Mayo celebration

The City of Lake Station is showing that it knows how to party this Sunday at Riverview Park as the Cinco de Mayo Fest kicks off! With the first band beginning at 2 p.m., get out to the park for live music and plenty of fun. Ladies are free before 4 p.m. Learn more here.

Compete for prizes and street cred at Munster’s 26th Annual Car Show

Is your car the hottest in the Region? Find out this Saturday at the Town of Munster’s 26th Annual Car Show! Beginning at 9 a.m., folks will be able to vote on winners for a variety of categories from “Best in Show” to “People’s Choice.” Plus, local vendors, craftsmen, and foodies will be in attendance to help you better discover the Town of Munster. Learn more here.