Summer celebration is free fun for friends, family, and community

Summer celebration is free fun for friends, family, and community
By: Opportunity Enterprises Last Updated: July 18, 2019

Opportunity Enterprises’ Summer Celebration is all about fun! It will be held Friday, July 26, 2019 from 5-8 pm at Urschel Pavilion in downtown Valparaiso.  Join OE families, friends, and the community for one amazing evening. Summer Celebration will feature a free meal for the first 500 guests including pulled pork, chips, and ice cream provided by Birky Family Farms and Valpo Velvet. Additional food available for purchase throughout the event including cash bar. Throughout the pavilion, guests can partake of games, activities, face painting and DJ led dance.

A special presentation will be held at 6 pm to honor 26 years of service and the retirement of CEO, Ellen DeMartinis, and welcome new CEO, Neil Samahon.

RSVPs are encouraged by July 22, but not required. For more information or to RSVP, or contact Amy Wulf at 219.464.9621 ext 333 or

Summer Celebration’s featured vendors include Aberdeen Manor Catering, Birky Family Farms, Chunky’s Tacos, Coastal Valley Water, 219 Productions, Valpo Velvet Ice Cream, and Walgreens. The event is made possible by the generous support of 1st Source Bank, BMO Harris Bank, Centier Bank, Chester Inc, New Age Telecom, Oak Partners, Qubit Networks, Steel Cities Steels Inc, The Times Media Company, Urschel Giving Committee, and Valpo Parks.