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Michigan City Public Art

There are dozens of rotating and permanent art installations around Michigan City, all of which are funded and commissioned by the Michigan City Public Art …

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Michele McDannold

Michele McDannold was the Editor-in-Chief at Red Fez Publications for five years and is currently the editor/publisher at Citizens for Decent Literature Press. In 2010, …

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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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Jammin with Save the Dunes

  • June 2, 2018 at 4:00 pm
  • Save the Dunes

BLOTTO IS BACK! It’s time again for Jammin with Save the Dunes!! Jammin is our signature fundraiser which brings hundreds of dunes lovers to beautiful Washington Park in Michigan City on the Lake Michigan shoreline. The festival features many local breweries, local wineries and local food. Early Bird Special! When you purchase tickets between now and Feb 28, 2018 and receive $5 off the ticket price. We are thrilled to announce this year’s band lineup. Our evening headliner this year …

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Michigan City Municipal Band 2018 Summer Concert Series

  • June 7, 2018 - August 9, 2018 at 7:30 pm
  • Guy Foreman Ampitheater

Join us on Thursdays from June 7th through August 9th for this free outdoor concert series. The Michigan City Municipal Band begins playing at 7:30 pm. Washington Park parking fees apply if you don’t have a 2018 annual parking sticker.

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Bacchus and Beer Fest

  • August 18, 2018 at 6:00 pm
  • Friendship Botanic Gardens

Join us once again for our Bacchus and Beer Fest! We are working on getting our breweries and wineries, but we wanted you to save the date — we know it gets busy in the summer! More information will be coming soon. Up N’ Smoke will be back and we will have live music by Danny Moore – so you can listen to some tunes while you sip and stroll the Gardens! Over 15 breweries and wineries Tickets $40 (VIP …

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7th Annual Running for Prestin and All Children!

  • September 15, 2018 at 8:00 am
  • Washington Park Zoo

You can help by running and walking the 5K or 10k as a team or individually. You can also donate to Runnin’ for Prestin and the funds will be directly given to pediatric cancer research at Riley’s Children’s Hospital! Race Sign Ups will open soon!

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