10 Fun Things to Do in NWI July 20 – July 22, 2018

10 Fun Things to Do in NWI July 20 – July 22, 2018
By: Ideas in Motion Media Last Updated: July 17, 2018

No time like summer time! So many great choices for this weekend like celebrating with McAfee Animal Hospital for their 75th anniversary, watching a classic Studio Ghibli film - Princess Mononoke, enjoying the action of Hub of Awesome Waterski Show, listening to your hearts content to the great bands at the Festival of the Lakes or any of the other many options this weekend! Check out our 10 Fun Things to Do in Northwest Indiana for July 20th - 22th!

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July 20: Whiting Latin Satin Soul - Whiting, IN
Bring your lawn chairs and your dancing shoes for Latin Satin Soul, making it’s return to Whiting on Friday, July 20th at Sheridan Plaza located at 119th Street and Sheridan Ave.

July 20 - 22: Dunes Summer Theatre Presents The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee - Michigan City, IN
This fun musical centers on a fictional spelling bee set in a geographically ambiguous Putnam Valley Middle School. Six quirky adolescents compete in the annual Spelling Bee, run by three equally quirky grown-ups. Contestants, who finally get their chance to shine, approach the competition with all ferocity of athletes in a state-wide championship game.

July 20 - 22: Festival of the Lakes - Hammond, IN
From carnival rides to boat rides and games… the Festival of the lakes offers a wide variety of family fun.

July 20 - 22: Winamac Power from The Past Weekend - Winamac, IN
The Northern Indiana Power from the Past would be thrilled to have you at our summer show. Come for a few hours or stay the whole day. There is plenty to see and do. We feature moving displays where you can see real antique farm machinery in action, doing what it was designed to do.

July 21: McAfee Animal Hospital 75th Anniversary Celebration - Valparaiso, IN
Come join McAfee Animal Hospital as we celebrate 75 years of service within our community. Clinic tours, food and fun!

July 21: Knights of Columbus Car & Bike Cruise at Harbor Buick/GMC - Portage, IN
This event is to help raise awareness to Gibault. A great organization that help young people.

July 21: 2nd Annual Hub of Awesome Waterski Show - La Porte, IN
Come witness a spectacular professional waterski show put on by the award winning Lake City Skiers on beautiful Pine Lake in La Porte, Indiana. The show is absolutely free (including parking) and brought to you by some wonderful sponsors who help La Porte Rotary showcase our beautiful lake and community!

July 21: 15th Annual Festival 5K Walk/Run/Splash along Wolf Lake - Hammond, IN
Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and Hammond Parks & Recreation invite walkers and runners of all ages to compete in the Kathleen Pucalik Memorial 5K Walk/Run at the 15th Annual Festival of the Lakes. The walk/run starts and ends at The Wolf Lake Aquatic Play Center on Saturday, July 21, 2018.

July 21: Beat the Heat Summer Fundraiser - Valparaiso, IN
Have a fun filled night of cosmic bowling, mini golf, roller skating and pizza with all proceeds used to offer hope, help, and dignity to children in Africa.

July 22: Studio Ghibli Fest 2018: Princess Mononoke at the Portage 16 IMAX + GDX - Portage, IN
From the legendary Studio Ghibli, creators of Spirited Away, and Academy Award®-winning director Hayao Miyazaki, comes an epic masterpiece that has dazzled audiences worldwide with its breathtaking imagination, exhilarating battles and deep humanity. Inflicted with a deadly curse, the young warrior Ashitaka heads west in search of a cure. There, he stumbles into bitter conflict between Lady Eboshi, the proud people of Iron Town, and the enigmatic Princess Mononoke, a young girl raised by wolves, who will stop at nothing to prevent the humans from destroying her home and the forest spirits and animal gods who live there.