By checking out our list of weekend activities here, you and your friends and family can add a ton of awesome events to your weekend. With there being art shows, hay rides, concerts, and so much more, there’s something for everyone to enjoy from Thursday to Sunday.
Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana to fill out your action-packed weekend!
Check out the 2022 Art Blitz at the Art Barn School of Art
Happening on both Saturday and Sunday this weekend, Art Blitz 2022 hosted by Art Barn School of Art will feature immersive art making, live demos, and creativity to be showcased for all ages! Find more information here to get involved.
Listen to the tunes of Chicago’s Original Jam Band at PNW’s Gabis Arboretum
If you haven’t yet listened to the awesome tunes of Chicago’s Original Jam Band, this weekend is the perfect opportunity! Find details here to learn more about the event happening on Friday, September 16 from 7 to 9 p.m.
Head to Aftermath Cidery & Winery for Valtoberfest
Starting at 12:30 p.m. and continuing until 11 p.m. on Saturday, September 17, Valtoberfest is a good old-fashioned Oktoberfest in the heart of Valparaiso! Click the link here to learn more.
Bring a friend to enjoy the Crown Point Farmers Market
Every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., the City of Crown Point hosts its Farmers Market and you don’t want to miss out! There’s only a couple more weekends left to see what makes it so great. More information can be found here.
Enjoy the first hay ride of the fall season at Valpo Parks’ Rogers-Lakewood Park
All ages are welcome for this fall’s Hayrides & Campfires events happening every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at various times from now until November 6. Find all the details on how to get involved and not miss out here.
Attend Hammond Public Library's Fall Festival for family fun
Experience family-friendly fun with food, vendors, and live entertainment at the Hammond Public Library, located at 564 State Street Hammond IN, 46320. Click here for more information.
Check out Region football talent under the lights this Friday night
There is so much talent to be seen in high school football this year, and you can see many teams showcase their skills this Friday night across the Region. Head to the IHSAA website here for more game details, including Valparaiso vs. Chesterton, Crown Point vs. Portage, La Porte vs. Lake Central, Merrillville vs. Michigan City, and more!
Take a stroll around the Griffith Central Market
Weekly on Fridays, the Town of Griffith invites all to its market to enjoy unique shops, good music, and great food. Find more information here to get involved.
Grab your paint brushes for an acrylic painting class at Sunset Hill
Acrylic Painting at Sunset Hill with Susan is a beautiful opportunity to show your creative side while learning some new skills from artist and experienced instructor Susan Young. Click here for more information on how to join in on the fun this Sunday.
Get your taste buds ready for a Bubbly Brunch at Shady Creek Winery
From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., you can enjoy a tasteful buffet brunch at Shady Creek Winery that includes bottomless mimosas, all for $21.50. Find more details here to get involved.