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10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, November 20 – 22

Kayla Hofferth
By: Kayla Hofferth Last Updated: November 17, 2020

This weekend, make holiday crafts, get your holiday shopping started, bake some delicious desserts, and more! Read on for our full list of fun events and things to do. Don't forget to wear your mask and social distance at any in-person events!

Attend the Art Barn holiday gift gallery exhibit

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This curated exhibit features small works including drawings, prints, paintings, mixed media, and photography as well as fine crafts including ceramics, woodworking, textile arts, and jewelry. Find more information here.

Get creative at Christmas Tree Craft Night

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Create & Decorate your very own Yarn Tassel Tree! Refreshments include a Peppermint Mocha Protein Donut & one of Region Way Nutrition’s Healthy Shakes. Find more information here.

Get in the holiday spirit at the 7th Annual South Central PTO Holiday Craft & Vendor Bazaar

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In order to keep everyone safe, the event will be running virtually. The good news is you can get your shopping done and support local businesses without even leaving home. Find more details here.

Shop the Santa Meows Shopping Soiree with the Feline Community Network

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Shop during the three-day event and score some great specials! Get more details here.

Get active at the Chili 10 Miler Fun Run with Valpo Pour House and Club Run

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The route will be an "out & back" so we will provide a turn around location for those who want to run a 5 miler. Chili, cornbread and other warm goodness will be provided post run. For more information, click here.

Visit the "A Christmas Story" Comes Home Exhibit at the Indiana Welcome Center

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See the seven animatronic window displays from Macy's in New York at the "A Christmas Story" Comes Home Exhibit in Hammond, IN. Find more information here.

Make some delicious oreo turkeys with the Mascot Hall of Fame

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Find more information here.

Catch the Mug Club Vintage Bottle Release with Four Fathers Brewing LLC

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You’ll be sure to find tons of unique items at this event hosted by Schererville Parks & Recreation and Schererville Parks. Find more information here.

Begin your holiday shopping with Fetching Market @ Patrician - Holiday Market

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Showcasing 65+ Brilliant artists and vintage purveyors from across the midwest. Find more information here.

Learn to make a scrumptious mocha chocolate pudding

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Easy recipe and just few ingredients to make this dessert a winner! Find more details on how to get involved here.