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Art & Science Works

Have fun making art! At Art & Science Works, you will create all kinds of things right their studio under the watchful eye of talented …

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Felecia Clark-Viou

Felecia Clark-Viou moved into the Artspace Uptown Lofts as a generally creative person and gained the support she needed to become a full-blown artist. Check …

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Star Spangled Parade

Since 1957, the annual Star Spangled Parade has marked the high point of Michigan City's Independence Day celebration. Spectators are encouraged to arrive early to get the best spot. The parade itself starts at 11AM …

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Mayor Ron Meer

WHY MICHIGAN CITY?

Michigan City, Indiana is a wonderful place to live, do business, and visit. We are located on the southern tip of beautiful Lake Michigan. As a hub of innovation in manufacturing and the arts, you will find no better place to be inspired. Our city provides plenty of opportunities for fun with endless options for recreation, leisure, shopping, dinning, and nightlife. In addition, Northwest Indiana has been ranked as one of the top job creating regions in the country and foresees growth for years to come!

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Royal Wedding Percher Workshop

  • April 22, 2018 at 12:00 pm
  • Chef Bizzaro Millinery

Join Amanda Joyner of Chef Bizzaro Millinery as your create your own over the top sinamay percher! These hats are perfect for the celebrating the Royal Wedding or attending the Kentucky Derby. A demonstration of how hats are made will start the evening before you make a piece of your own! Then with a pre-blocked base you will learn how to wire and design your very own percher headpiece. You’ll have all of Chef Bizzaro’s secret goodies, supplies, and knowledge …

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Zoobilee 2018 “The 90th Birthday Celebration”

  • April 28, 2018 at 6:00 pm
  • Artspace Uptown Lofts

Join us for Zoobilee! This year we celebrate the 90th Anniversary of Washington Park Zoo with a month of events finishing off with a Birthday Bash! CELEBRATION OF ANIMALS AND ARTS The 90th Anniversary-Zoobilee committee has planned various family friendly activities throughout the two-month celebration. The celebration calendar will end with the zoo’s annual fundraiser Zoobilee “For the Art of Animals” – scheduled for Saturday, April 28th at Artspace. The event will include silent auction of community art, wine and …

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2018 Environmental Party!

  • April 28, 2018 at 6:30 pm
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Sponsored by Elle Salon, this unique evening will support the valiant efforts of The Alliance for The Great Lakes. Music & Co-mingling Raffle & Silent Auction Delicious Food and Wine created by Shady Creek’s famed Staff Tickets are $25 and available for purchase at: Elle Salon | 113 West 8th Street Michigan City or at the door the day of the event. Tickets include: A full pizza bar and automatic entry into a drawing for an Aveda gift basket valued …

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Daring Derby Hatinator Or Sinamay Saucer Workshop

  • April 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm
  • Chef Bizzaro Millinery

Join Amanda Joyner of Chef Bizzaro Millinery as your create your own hatinator or large sinamay saucer! These hats are perfect for the Easter, the Kentucky Derby, or celebrating the Royal Wedding. A demonstration of how hats are made will start the evening before you make a piece of your own! Then with a pre-blocked base you will design your very own hatinator. You’ll have all of Chef Bizzaro’s secret goodies, supplies, and knowledge to help you create a piece …

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