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10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, November 4 – 7

Kayla Hofferth
By: Kayla Hofferth Last Updated: November 3, 2021

This weekend, Northwest Indiana is starting off the month with 10 fun things to do in the area. From local coffee shops to art shows to live trivia, there is something for everyone. 

Find the list here, and be sure to add a few to your calendar. 

Celebrate veterans at the City of Hammond’s Veterans Appreciation Day Parade 

Click here for more information. 

Attend the Liberty La Porte Church’s first Friday movie night

Bring your family for dinner, a movie, and popcorn. The event is free for everyone. Visit our page here to see more details. 

Warm-up at Blackbird Cafe for some fall drinks and treats 

Find more information here

Grab the family and head over to Zao Island for some weekend fun 

Featuring two Mini Golf Courses, Laser Tag, Go Karts, Zao Island Pizza Bar, Large Arcade, Alligators, Batting Cages & Giant Slide, Zao Island has something for every family member. Follow Zao’s Facebook page here.  

Get your running shoes on and participate in one of the Girls on the Run 5k events 

Everyone is welcome of all abilities to participate the 5K. You are encouraged to run, walk, hop, or skip your way through the course however you see fit. Registration is required in order to participate in the event. Learn more here.  

Find your nearest Wise Guys and make some fall-inspired drinks 

It’s full-on fall in Northwest Indiana, and Wise Guys Discount Liquors is here to help the Region prepare for get-togethers with family and friends. Find some recipes here

Grab your bike and ride to the Harley-Davidson Shop of Michigan City for its annual Blue Ball Run & Chili Cookoff   

All proceeds will benefit the shop's annual Toys for Tots drive. Click here for details. 

Celebrate Cue the Confetti with Mascot Hall of Fame 

Cue the confetti is a one of a kind mascot celebration! Cue the Confetti Celebration & Fundraiser gives attendees exclusive access to special mascot appearances and the official announcement of the 2022 Mascot Hall of Fame inductees! Click here for more information, including how to grab your ticket.

Visit the Nature Now Exhibit at Lubeznik Center for the Arts

The Lubeznik Center for the Arts’ Nature Now Exhibit is now open to all to come see the cyclical nature of life and Lubeznik’s impact on the world presented through some beautiful art. Head to the link here to learn more. 

Get your thinking cap on and head to Four Winds Casino for Live Trivia 

Each Sunday will feature Live Trivia night at Kankakee Grille South Bend, where guests have a chance to win gift cards ranging from $20-$50 in Four Winds Gift cards. Teams are currently limited to eight persons. Free admission to all guests. Click here for more details.