10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, July 21 – 24

Peyton Mahlmann
By: Peyton Mahlmann Last Updated: July 18, 2022

Here is your opportunity to add some activities you may not have known about to your weekend schedule! This list below features outdoor events like concerts and golf, indoor events like musicals and delicious food, and everything in between that you can attend with family and friends.

Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things To Do in Northwest Indiana to fill out your action-packed weekend!

Take the green for the Valpo Parks Creekside Classic 

Starting at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 21, the Creekside Classic is set to be a wonderful event to enjoy with family and friends while benefiting the Valpo Parks Foundation. Find more information at the Facebook event page here.

Grab yourself a seat to see the talent of “The Percy Jackson Musical” 

Happening on July 22 and 23, The Young People’s Theatre Company will be presenting “The Lightning Thief: The Percy Jackson Musical” on stage at The Holdcraft Performing Arts Center. Find all the information about tickets, show details, and more here.

Check out the fun at Currie Motors Ford of Valpo for its Cruising Downtown Valparaiso event

Happening weekly in Lot 37 at the Valparaiso University campus, the Cruising Downtown Valparaiso event hosted by Currie Motors Ford of Valpo starts at 5 and runs until 8 p.m. Check out more details for the event at the Facebook page here.

Feel the tunes and good vibes of the Derek Caruso & The Blues Fuse at Zao Island this Friday night

Every Friday, Zao Island welcomes you to attend its summer concerts to enjoy awesome music in a fun environment around good company. Click here for more information about this week’s singer, Derek Caruso & The Blues Fuse.

Help celebrate Girls Fastpitch Softball at the South Shore CVA World Series Opening Celebration

On Thursday, July 21, opening ceremonies will begin at 4 p.m. and continue until 9 p.m. for the Girls Fastpitch Softball World Series. It will be happening at Festival Park in Hobart and will feature more than 70 vendors, including 25 different food trucks. Head to South Shore CVA’s event page here for all the key details, including how else you can get involved with this year’s tournament.

Get your bike ready for this year’s Pulaski County Community Development Commission’s Tippy Tri-Challenge

This year’s race for the Pulaski County Community Development Commission’s Tippy Tri-Challenge will start at 9 a.m., and all registration will take place the day of the race, so it’s not too late to join! Find the link here for more information about what you can expect and how to get involved.

Enjoy some outdoor music this Sunday with Lee Scott at Sunset Grille

Starting at 6 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, Lee Scott will be bringing the tunes and good vibes to all in attendance at Sunset Grille. Head to the event’s page here for more key details.

Classic cars arrive early morning Saturday at the 2017 Wheels 'N Windmills Car Show.

See some seriously cool cars at the La Porte Historical Society Museum Car Show

Brought to you by Visit Michigan City La Porte, the La Porte Historical Society Museum Car Show will feature a unique array of special cars that you won’t want to miss. Head to the link here to learn more about the event coming up this Saturday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

Check out this week’s summer concert, Together Band, presented by Valparaiso Events

Starting at 7 p.m. in Downtown Valparaiso, Together Band will be taking the stage as part of Valparaiso Events’ summer concert series. Find the link here for more details.

Grab a fun weekend meal with friends at your nearest Culver’s Restaurant location

With locations in Valparaiso, Chesterton, Portage, Highland, Crown Point, Merrillville, and many others, there’s always an opportunity to stop into your nearest Culver’s spot for a delicious and quick bite to eat. Whether you’re sitting down inside or taking the drive through, check out the latest Culver’s details here to learn more before you visit.