10 Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Northwest Indiana January 11th-13th 2018

10 Fun Things to Do This Weekend in Northwest Indiana January 11th-13th 2018
By: Kole Rushmore Last Updated: January 8, 2019

Get moving this weekend with one of the AMAZING activities going on in Northwest Indiana! Check out Pokemon Community Day in Portage, Latin dance and Zumba classes, Rendition at Blue Chip Casino, and all the other great events this weekend!

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January 12th - Healthy Year, Healthy You

South Valpo Physical Therapy - Valparaiso, IN

Ring in the New Year with better health by attending a FREE OPEN HOUSE at St. Mary Medical Center’s South Valpo Physical Therapy clinic.

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January 12th - 2019 Relay for Life Greater Valparaiso Kick Off

Zao Island - Valparaiso, IN

Join us at Zao Island for this Family Fun Event on Saturday, January 12th from Noon till 2 pm.

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January 12th - Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce and the Portage Township YMCA Present: Tidings and Tinsel

Woodland Park - Portage, Indiana

The Greater Portage Chamber of Commerce and the Portage Township YMCA are hosting their very first community & business Holiday Party. This unique event is geared towards business and organizations that want to give their employees a Holiday Party to remember WITHOUT the hassle of hosting it themselves! In addition to businesses, the event is open to the community. With all of the hustle and bustle of the Holiday Season, Tidings & Tinsel is conveniently planned after the holidays on January 12 from 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm at Woodland Park, 2100 Willowcreek Road, Portage IN.

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January 2nd - La Porte Hospital Group Exercise Class: Zumba Toning

The Crossing - La Porte, IN

Whether you want to tone, de-stress, or get your heart pumping, a variety of classes are available with a membership or $5 one-week trial at The Crossing of La Porte Hospital.
Focuses on body sculpting. Classes are available from 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays, and 5:30-6:30 a.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at The Crossing, 1203 Washington St., La Porte. Registration is not required.

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January 12th - Rendition at the Blue Chip Casino Hotel & Spa

Blue Chip Casino - Michigan City, IN

Rendition plays a wide range from Alternative to Dance, Country to Rock or Classic to Rap.

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January 12th - Pokemon Go Community Day at the Michigan City Public Library

Michigan City Public Library - Michigan City, IN

Join us as we celebrate Pokemon Go Community Day every month! The library pokestop will have a lure placed on it by staff, and there will be Pokemon-themed giveaways while supplies last. This Community Day will feature the water type pokemon Totodile.

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January 12th - BYO Snowshoe Hike

Gibson Woods Nature Preserve - Hammond, IN

Enjoy the Gibson Woods in winter with a guided snowshoe hike. Must bring own snowshoes! If there is not enough snow for snowshoeing, we will offer a traditional hike instead. Recommended for ages 8 and up.

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January 12th - Latin Social Dance Classes

Duneland YMCA - Chesterton, IN

Instruction for beginners to advanced students with or without a partner. Great Valentines Day present for a special someone! Learn the Merengue, Cha-Cha, Bachata, and Salsa.
4 week session - January Saturdays at 1:00pm

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January 13th - Enrollment Bash 2019

Urschel Pavilion - Valparaiso, IN

Back by popular demand, join Porter County 4-H for a night of skating and excitement!
4-H enrollment is open from October 1st to January 15th! Celebrate with Porter County 4-H at the Urschel Pavillion for Open Skate!

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January 12th - Owl You Need Is Love

Humane Indiana Administrative Office - Highland, IN

Join our education staff as we teach about the different species of owls that spend their winters in Northwest Indiana. You'll get a chance to meet our ambassador owls that call Humane Indiana Wildlife home. From the tiny Eastern Screech Owl to the fiercest night predator, the Great Horned Owl, these birds have some amazing adaptations to share. 

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