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Wednesday November 15, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

Start: 8:00 am
End: 6:00 pm

The fifth annual Labor of Love infant mortality summit will be held November 15 at the JW Marriott in downtown Indianapolis. This year’s summit will focus heavily on the impact the opioid epidemic is having on mothers and babies.

Start: 8:30 pm
End: 11:30 pm

SmoothChicago presents Brian Culbertson, A Soulful Christmas in Chicago, on Friday, December 15th at 8:30 PM. Tickets start at $69 for this show. PLEASE NOTE: Brian's show seating is in Rows of Seats - NO Table seating for this event!

Thursday November 16, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

Friday November 17, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

Saturday November 18, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

Start: 5:00 pm
End: 11:00 pm

Gateway for Cancer Research (Gateway) founder Richard J Stephenson and Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson announce world-renowned entertainment for the annual Cures Gala, “Gateway to OZ,” beginning at 5:00 p.m. on November 18, 2017 in the Grand Ballroom at McCormick Place, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago. The Emerald City-worthy event will rock with the legendary R&B band that changed the sounds of pop for all times, Earth, Wind & Fire.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 11:00 pm

Gateway for Cancer Research founder Richard J Stephenson and Dr. Stacie J. Stephenson announce the annual Cures Gala, “Gateway to OZ,” on November 18, 2017 at the Grand Ballroom at McCormick Place, 2301 South King Drive, Chicago.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Engage your taste buds at UNIQLO’s second event on Nov. 18: a cooking demonstration and sampling, featuring Slurping Turtle's Chef Takashi Yagihashi, who will also be signing copies of his book Takashi’s Noodles. Whether or not you care to undertake noodle-making, this book is a unique and thoroughly fascinating examination of the noodle in its many glorious forms.

Sunday November 19, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

Start: 9:30 am
End: 1:00 pm

Emerald City Theatre will host a very special benefit performance of Ken Ludwig's 'Twas the Night Before Christmas at the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place, followed by a family-friendly gala reception at the Ritz-Carlton Chicago, on Sunday, November 19 2017. Doors open at 9:30 AM, and the performance begins at 10:00 AM.

Start: 12:00 pm
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

Start: 1:41 pm
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

Monday November 20, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

Start: 2:58 pm
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

Start: 3:00 pm
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Pavlo has made a name for himself all over the world as one of the best multi-genre artists on the scene today. He invites you to join him in a one-of-a-kind concert at Munster High School Auditorium on Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Single tickets will be available on the day of the performance for $30.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Pavlo has made a name for himself all over the world as one of the best multi-genre artists on the scene today. He invites you to join him in a one-of-a-kind concert at Munster High School Auditorium on Monday, November 20th, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. Single tickets will be available on the day of the performance for $30.

Start: 11:00 pm
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

Tuesday November 21, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Preschool children will enjoy stories, songs, a craft and other activities. Parents will join their child the last half of the program to help them with their craft.

Start: 11:30 am
End: 1:30 pm

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will be celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Lakeshore Classic and Corporate Luncheon on Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 11:30 a.m., at The Diamond Center, 500 E. 5th Avenue, Gary. Join the Chamber as we welcome our special guest speaker, Mr. Mike Huff, a former Chicago White Sox player who currently serves as the VP of Baseball/Fastpitch Department for the Bulls/Sox Academy.

Start: 2:00 pm
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

Wednesday November 22, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

Start: 8:00 am
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:00 am

Learn new ways to play with your baby (birth to 23 months), while stimulating mental growth. Sessions include rhymes, chants, songs and stories geared to help early childhood development.

Start: 11:00 am
Start: 11/22/2017 - 11:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 11:59

The Hammond Public Library announces Holiday Hours:
Wednesday, November 22: Library closes at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24: Library is closed.
Saturday, November 25: Library opens at 9 a.m.

Thursday November 23, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 11:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 11:59

The Hammond Public Library announces Holiday Hours:
Wednesday, November 22: Library closes at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24: Library is closed.
Saturday, November 25: Library opens at 9 a.m.

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 11:00 pm

Continuing a Thanksgiving tradition, Bishop Noll Marching Warriors will bring their musical talents to State Street for the McDonald’s Thanksgiving Parade.

Friday November 24, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 11:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 11:59

The Hammond Public Library announces Holiday Hours:
Wednesday, November 22: Library closes at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24: Library is closed.
Saturday, November 25: Library opens at 9 a.m.

Start: 10:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

Join this year's emcees, cast members from the Chicago production of Hamilton, and the Soul Children of Chicago on the Art Institute's historic Michigan Avenue steps as we reveal our beloved lions in their evergreen holiday wreaths November 24 at 10:00 am.

Start: 10:30 am
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 11:00 pm

As temperatures drop, MB Financial Park will kick off the holiday season with the opening of the Chicago Wolves Ice Rink and “Light Up The Park” tree lighting event Friday, November 24.

Start: 1:00 pm
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:30 pm

Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is the program facilitator.

Start: 5:30 pm
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

Start: 6:00 pm
Start: 11/24/2017 - 18:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 22:00

The Lakeshore Classic 2017, “Region Proud”, Friday & Saturday, November 24-25, is a regional family-oriented event focusing its activities on raising educational awareness and drawing on the parallels between sports participation and academic achievement to encourage the region's youth to follow a path for success

Saturday November 25, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

End: 12:59 pm
Start: 11/19/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 12:59

Indiana Quick Quiz
1. Who were the Overbeck Sisters?
2. What famous battle was fought in November, 1811, near Lafayette, Indiana?
3. What Indiana city is named for the Roman Goddess of the Dawn?
Answers Below

Pictured: The statue of Thomas Hendricks on the southeast corner of the Indiana Statehouse lawn. Photo by Statehouse Tour Office.

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

End: 11:59 am
Start: 11/22/2017 - 11:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 11:59

The Hammond Public Library announces Holiday Hours:
Wednesday, November 22: Library closes at 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24: Library is closed.
Saturday, November 25: Library opens at 9 a.m.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

End: 10:00 pm
Start: 11/24/2017 - 18:00
End: 11/25/2017 - 22:00

The Lakeshore Classic 2017, “Region Proud”, Friday & Saturday, November 24-25, is a regional family-oriented event focusing its activities on raising educational awareness and drawing on the parallels between sports participation and academic achievement to encourage the region's youth to follow a path for success

Start: 9:30 am
Start: 11/25/2017 - 09:30
End: 11/26/2017 - 15:00

Toy and model train collectors and enthusiasts will enjoy a two-day train show at the Lake County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 25 and Sunday, Nov. 26. The show will be open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 25, and from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 26. Cost to attend the show is $5 per person, and free for those under 18.

Start: 12:00 pm
Start: 11/25/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 12:59

Nov. 25-26 are free youth hunting days in Indiana. Indiana residents age 17 or younger can take any legal game in season on those days without a hunting license but must follow all other hunting regulations. To participate, the youth must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older. The adult must possess a valid hunting license, unless exempted from needing a license.

Start: 2:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

The Wicker Park Bucktown Chamber of Commerce, sole service provider of Special Service Area (SSA) #33, is proud to announce the artists and venues for its fifth annual ChillFest pop musical festival. This free one-day-only event celebrates the creative and entrepreneurial roots of the Wicker Park and Bucktown neighborhoods by curating 50+ local musicians to perform in neighborhood storefronts at the start of the holiday shopping season, Small Business Saturday, Nov. 25 from 2-6 p.m.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 9:30 pm

SmoothChicago presents a Tribute to the Music of Santana starring the Rico Band on Saturday November 25th at 7:00PM. Tickets start at just $15 for this show.

Sunday November 26, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

End: 2:59 pm
Start: 11/21/2017 - 14:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 14:59

The Indiana Department of Transportation reminds Hoosiers to travel safely and plan more driving time during the busy Thanksgiving travel holiday. AAA projects 50.9 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving from November 22 through November 26, a 3.3 percent increase over last year. Hoosier Helpers sponsored by State Farm will patrol urban interstates in Indianapolis, Northwest Indiana and Southern Indiana near Louisville during heavy travel periods this holiday.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

End: 3:00 pm
Start: 11/25/2017 - 09:30
End: 11/26/2017 - 15:00

Toy and model train collectors and enthusiasts will enjoy a two-day train show at the Lake County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Nov. 25 and Sunday, Nov. 26. The show will be open to the public from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 25, and from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 26. Cost to attend the show is $5 per person, and free for those under 18.

End: 12:59 pm
Start: 11/25/2017 - 12:00
End: 11/26/2017 - 12:59

Nov. 25-26 are free youth hunting days in Indiana. Indiana residents age 17 or younger can take any legal game in season on those days without a hunting license but must follow all other hunting regulations. To participate, the youth must be accompanied by an adult age 18 or older. The adult must possess a valid hunting license, unless exempted from needing a license.

Start: 12:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

In advance of his Sunday, Nov. 26 4 p.m. performance of “All Funk’d Up!” at the MAC, legendary tap dance artist and Tony Award-winning choreographer Savion Glover, will conduct a master class Sunday, Nov. 26 at 12 noon at the COD Dance Studio located in the PE Building. This 90-minute master class allows dancers to learn the technique and styles as performed by Glover. Admission is free but capacity is limited and advance registration is required. Registration requests will be accommodated on a first-come, first-served basis. To register: email Janey Sarther sarther@cod.edu.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

Tony Award-winning choreographer and legendary tap dancer Savion Glover brings the Midwest premiere of “All FuNKD’ Up!” featuring choreography by The HooFeRzCLuB to the McAninch Arts Center (MAC) Sunday, Nov. 26 at 4 p.m.

Start: 6:00 pm
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

Start: 8:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Pride Films and Plays’s monthly series of shows spotlighting a cross-genre feast of queer and queer-ally local performers will continue on Sunday, November 26th at 8pm with a show hosted by drag artists Coco Iman and Ryan Royale. The featured acts will include standup comedy by Jake Dewar, a clown act by Lyla Whedbee and music from hip-hop artist Marcus Garlington.

Monday November 27, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs and a craft.

Start: 11:30 am
End: 12:30 pm

Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs and a craft.

Start: 6:00 pm
Start: 11/27/2017 - 18:00
End: 11/28/2017 - 18:59

Select Indiana state parks will close for four days in the coming weeks to allow for controlled deer reductions. The dates for the temporary closings are Nov. 27-28.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

With Movies in the Park coming to an end and the weather changing, a Chicago fall bucket list event is experiencing ROOF on theWit’s Movie Monday series.

Tuesday November 28, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

End: 6:59 pm
Start: 11/27/2017 - 18:00
End: 11/28/2017 - 18:59

Select Indiana state parks will close for four days in the coming weeks to allow for controlled deer reductions. The dates for the temporary closings are Nov. 27-28.

Start: 12:00 am
End: 12:59 am

Forefront, Illinois’ statewide association for nonprofits and grantmakers, is hosting its fourth annual #ILGive for #GivingTuesday event on Tuesday, November 28 from 12:00 a.m. – 11:59 p.m. CST. The event is part of Forefront’s ongoing initiative to build capacity for nonprofits, grow the giving economy in Illinois, tear down the barriers to giving, and encourage ordinary people to advocate for their communities.

Wednesday November 29, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 10:00 am

Have you ever wondered what the benefits would be for your business to be government-certified for state and federal contracts? Are you curious as to what it takes to get that certification? Are you willing to spend an hour to learn more?

Start: 10:30 am
End: 12:00 pm

Kids 6-months through 3 years old and their caregivers will enjoy interacting at various play stations. Playing helps children learn language, literacy, social, and other skills.

Thursday November 30, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

End: 1:59 pm
Start: 09/06/2017 - 13:00
End: 11/30/2017 - 13:59

The Indiana Arts Commission (IAC) and the Indiana State Library (ISL) announced today the invitation to Indiana high schools to participate in the 2018 Poetry Out Loud competition.

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

Start: 11:00 am
End: 10:00 pm

There will be a fundraiser for MUNSTER POP WARNER CHEER TEAM on Thursday, November 30th from 11:00 am-10:00 pm at El Salto Restaurant (805 Ridge).

Start: 5:30 pm
Start: 11/30/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/01/2017 - 19:30

Guests Are Invited Enjoy Cookies and Cocktails at the Festive, Modern Soiree and Leave with Three Dozen Delectable Holiday Cookies

Calling all who love cookies and wine! To kick off the winter holiday season, Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park, 200 North Columbus Drive, is hosting its fourth annual Cookies and Cheer, a Luxury Cookie Exchange.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Join us for a family story hour. All ages are welcome! Picture Book Month is an international literacy initiative that celebrates the print picture book in an increasingly digital age.

Friday December 1, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

End: 7:30 pm
Start: 11/30/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/01/2017 - 19:30

Guests Are Invited Enjoy Cookies and Cocktails at the Festive, Modern Soiree and Leave with Three Dozen Delectable Holiday Cookies

Calling all who love cookies and wine! To kick off the winter holiday season, Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park, 200 North Columbus Drive, is hosting its fourth annual Cookies and Cheer, a Luxury Cookie Exchange.

Start: 10:00 am

Tis the season for magic, memories and more at Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier! For the 17th consecutive year, Chicago’s mission-driven cultural district is transforming its Festival Hall to offer families from near and far the holiday thrills without the wintery chills! From Friday, December 1, 2017 through Sunday, January 7, 2018, guests are invited to escape the Chicago cold and step into the dazzling indoor wonderland that is Fifth Third Bank Winter WonderFest.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:30 pm

Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is the program facilitator.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

The The Gift Theatre is pleased to present its 16th annual benefit, GIFT GALA 2017: REVOLUTIONS on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 6 pm – 10 pm at the Copernicus Center, 5216 W. Lawrence Ave. in Chicago.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

INvestEd, a free resource for all Hoosiers, identifies responsible options for literacy and lending in education. The staff of INvestEd will be providing assistance to students and parents in completing the 2018/2019 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) an upcoming workshop at 6 p.m. EST, Friday, December 1st at Lawrence Central High School.

Start: 10:00 pm
Start: 12/01/2017 - 22:00
End: 12/02/2017 - 00:00

The sell-out hit CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY LATE NIGHT WRITERS ROOM has added a new performance date: Friday, December 1, 2017 at 10 pm at The Greenhouse Theater Center (Downstairs Mainstage), 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.

Saturday December 2, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

End: 12:00 am
Start: 12/01/2017 - 22:00
End: 12/02/2017 - 00:00

The sell-out hit CARDS AGAINST HUMANITY LATE NIGHT WRITERS ROOM has added a new performance date: Friday, December 1, 2017 at 10 pm at The Greenhouse Theater Center (Downstairs Mainstage), 2257 N. Lincoln Ave. in Chicago.

Start: 9:00 am
Start: 12/02/2017 - 09:00
End: 12/03/2017 - 16:00

Munster Parks and Recreation will host their annual HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR Saturday & Sunday, December 2 7 & 3 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm at Munster High School.

Start: 9:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

The Munster Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual BREAKFAST WITH SANTA and MRS. CLAUS on Saturday, December 2nd from 9am to 12pm in the Wilbur Wright Middle School Cafeteria, 8650 Columbia

Start: 10:00 am
End: 12:00 pm

Hammond Holiday Parade
Join us for all the fun and a great kickoff to the 2017 Holiday Season!
The Parade begins at Gavit High School and will end at 169th Street and Wicker Avenue

Start: 10:00 am
End: 4:00 pm

“A Major Event” & Holiday Market will be held Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Indiana Welcome Center and kicks off the holiday season. The Welcome Center will be bustling with children’s activities from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and a cozy holiday market from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. features handcrafted and specialty items and gourmet treats. “A Major Event” kid’s activities include a passenger train – kids can ride for just $1! “Flick” Bingo, movie viewings, crafts, and a visit to Santa atop Santa’s Mountain.

Start: 11:00 am
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 3:00 pm
Start: 12/02/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/03/2017 - 17:00

The Ruth Page Civic Ballet is proud to present its annual production of The Nutcracker, with original choreography by Ruth Page, and co-directed by Victor Alexander and Dolores Lipinski Long. This production is performed at Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue in Chicago, Saturday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1 and 5 p.m.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

The Munster Historical Society is hosting their annual HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT OPEN HOUSE Saturday, December 2nd from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at the Kaske House (1154 Ridge Rd).

Start: 7:30 pm
End: 10:30 pm

SmoothChicago presents Jazz & RB Saxophonist Eric Darius on Saturday, December 2nd at 8:00PM. Tickets start at $39 for this show.

Sunday December 3, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

End: 4:00 pm
Start: 12/02/2017 - 09:00
End: 12/03/2017 - 16:00

Munster Parks and Recreation will host their annual HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR Saturday & Sunday, December 2 7 & 3 from 9:00 am-4:00 pm at Munster High School.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

End: 5:00 pm
Start: 12/02/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/03/2017 - 17:00

The Ruth Page Civic Ballet is proud to present its annual production of The Nutcracker, with original choreography by Ruth Page, and co-directed by Victor Alexander and Dolores Lipinski Long. This production is performed at Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr Avenue in Chicago, Saturday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1 and 5 p.m.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 6:00 pm

The 64th season of the Purdue University Northwest Sinai Forum continues Sunday, Dec. 3rd at 4 p.m. (CDT) with writer, David Epstein.

Start: 4:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

The Old Town School of Folk Music officially commemorates its 60th Anniversary with a unique tribute concert in the School’s Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall, 4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Sunday, December 3 at 4 p.m. The one-time-only, 90-minute concert will feature a variety of performances showcasing all the school has offered throughout its rich six-decade history, including vocal and dance selections – including classics from the School’s signature Wiggleworms™ class - spoken word and more.

Monday December 4, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 10:00 pm

With Movies in the Park coming to an end and the weather changing, a Chicago fall bucket list event is experiencing ROOF on theWit’s Movie Monday series.

Tuesday December 5, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Preschool children will enjoy stories, songs, a craft and other activities. Parents will join their child the last half of the program to help them with their craft.

Start: 6:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Learn what it takes to find information from tax records.

Start: 7:30 pm
End: 9:30 pm

Join us Tuesday, December 5th at 7:30 pm at the Mercury Theater for a night of music, cocktails and rockin' out to your favorite songs from over the decades!

Wednesday December 6, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Preschool children will enjoy stories, songs, a craft and other activities. Parents will join their child the last half of the program to help them with their craft.

Start: 2:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

Contact the library for more information about this month's featured film!

Start: 5:30 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Munster Parks and Recreation presents ROCK ALONG WITH SANTA Wednesday, December 6th from 5:30 pm-8;00 pm at the Community Park Social Center.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

Families considering a Bishop Noll Institute education can attend an upcoming open house to see the school in action. Bishop Noll, a Catholic high school at 1519 Hoffman St. in Hammond, will host the open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Thursday December 7, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 3:15 pm
End: 4:00 pm

Teens will make a holiday ornament to take home.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Children of all ages and reading levels will have fun reading to therapy dogs.

Start: 7:30 pm
End: 10:00 pm

Celebrate the Holidays symphony style as the Northwest Indiana Symphony and conductor Kirk Muspratt present their annual “Holiday Pops,” Thursday, December 7, 2017 at 7:30 pm at the Star Plaza Theatre in Merrillville, Indiana. The concert will feature guest vocalist Jesse Donner, the Northwest Indiana Symphony Chorus, directed by Nancy Menk, the Hobart String Orchestra and the Crown Point High School Chorale. Also, regular attendees know to keep an eye out for Santa. Who knows what magic he’ll be bringing this year?!

Friday December 8, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:30 pm

Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is the program facilitator.

Saturday December 9, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 9:30 am
End: 11:00 am

“Oh Fuuudge!” Tire Changing Relay is an event that pays tribute to the events leading up to Ralphie blurting out “the-queen-mother-of-dirty-words,” will be held on Saturday, Dec. 9. Parent/child teams will run through an obstacle course and prizes will be awarded to the pair with the best time. Registration begins at 9:30 a.m., and the event begins at 10:00 a.m.

Sunday December 10, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

Artistic Director Mark Yonally and Chicago Tap Theatre (CTT) bring audiences live music, a touch of magic and boundless energy with the return of their annual Tidings of Tap!, a warm and wondrous celebration of tap dance and the winter season, Sunday, Dec. 10 at 3 p.m. at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, 9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL.

Monday December 11, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:30 am

Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs and a craft.

Start: 11:30 am
End: 12:30 pm

Young children ages 2-3 years, along with their caregiver will enjoy stories, songs and a craft.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:00 pm

For ages 15 to Adult. Paint with acrylics & canvas on an easel.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 8:00 pm

For ages 15 to Adult. Paint with acrylics & canvas on an easel.

Start: 7:00 pm
End: 9:00 pm

Make-Believe Association, led by Executive Producer Jeremy McCarter, will launch its career as an independent Chicago-based production company by inaugurating a new holiday tradition: a starry free reading of Thornton Wilder’s one-act masterpiece, The Long Christmas Dinner.

Tuesday December 12, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 12:30 pm
End: 2:00 pm

Featuring a chocolate do-it-yourself bar, games, and prizes!

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 4:30 pm

Teens! Come and create your favorite hot chocolate drink and warm up after school!

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Time for some winter fun! Stop in and make your own fabulous hot chocolate creation and stay for the film.

Wednesday December 13, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 11:00 am

Learn new ways to play with your baby (birth to 23 months), while stimulating mental growth. Sessions include rhymes, chants, songs and stories geared to help early childhood development.

Start: 2:00 pm
End: 4:00 pm

Contact the library for more information about this month's featured film!

Thursday December 14, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

(all day)
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 10:30 am
End: 12:00 pm

Nourish Series with Linda Curley of Purdue University Extension.

Start: 6:00 pm
End: 7:00 pm

Young LEGO® builders are invited to use their imagination and build with the library's LEGO® bricks. Completed creations will be put on display.

Friday December 15, 2017
(all day)
Start: 03/03/2017 - 23:30
End: 03/03/2023 - 00:30

The Infinite Wrench Begins Its Nonstop Run In Chicago with the Newly Launched Show from The Neo-Futurists

(all day)
Start: 09/29/2017 - 10:00
End: 12/20/2017 - 10:59

View one of Indiana's greatest wildlife spectacles at Jasper-Pulaski Fish and Wildlife Area. Each fall, thousands of Sandhill Cranes visit the area's shallow marshes.

(all day)
Start: 11/10/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 18:00

Macerich's Fashion Outlets of Chicago, located at 5220 Fashion Outlets Way in Rosemont, will make the holiday season bright with the return of its innovative and experiential visit with Santa: “Santa HQ,” and the wildly popular 24-hour Black Friday shopping event, “Fashionably Late.”

(all day)
Start: 11/19/2017 - 13:41
End: 01/07/2018 - 17:00

This holiday season, the “A Christmas Story” Comes Home exhibit, presented in collaboration with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, will be on display until Jan. 7th at the Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond. The exhibit takes visitors to the streets of downtown Hohman, a fictional Indiana town which was a disguise for author, Jean Shepherd’s, hometown Hammond.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 14:58
End: 01/05/2018 - 16:00

The 8th annual Holiday Artisan Market at Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) runs through January 5th. The Gallery Shop will spill into LCA's main lobby to accommodate thousands of unique items for the holiday season.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 15:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 15:59

Throughout this holiday season, the Munster Police Department encourages residents to follow these important safety tips.

(all day)
Start: 11/20/2017 - 23:00
End: 12/31/2017 - 23:59

Bolt for the Heart (BFTH) is again teaming up with the Indiana State Police to promote and participate in the 5K Run/Walk to raise money to equip ISP patrol cars with lifesaving AED’s. The event raised enough money to purchase over 200 AED’s which were placed in ISP cars that patrol Indiana’s more rural counties. This year BFTH plans to raise enough money to supply another 250 AED’s for the Indiana State Police patrol units.

End: 5:00 pm
Start: 11/22/2017 - 08:00
End: 12/15/2017 - 17:00

People who own a lamp that family and friends found to be hideous have entered them into the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority’s Ugly Lamp Contest for a chance to win an iconic leg lamp just like Mr. Parker’s “Major Award” from the holiday movie classic, A Christmas Story.

Visitors may vote on the ugliest lamp from two categories: "Born Ugly" and "Made Ugly." Voting will run until Dec. 15. All entries will be displayed through Jan. 7, 2018.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 10:30
End: 02/25/2018 - 17:00

The refrigerated toboggan run at Pokagon State Park opens on Friday, Nov. 24. If you’ve never taken a run down this quarter-mile track at 35-40 mph, this is the year to check it off your bucket list.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 13:00
End: 12/24/2017 - 13:59

Chicago Loop Alliance (CLA) is featuring the top holiday events in the Loop and giving away daily prizes from its member businesses—including The Joffrey Ballet, Godfrey Hotel, Berghoff Restaurant and Macy’s Chicago—from November 24 through December 24, 2017.

(all day)
Start: 11/24/2017 - 17:30
End: 12/23/2017 - 20:30

Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Co. ushers in the holiday season with the annual Holiday Lights Tour beginning November 24. A Chicago tradition for all ages, the Holiday Lights Tour explores the city’s iconic seasonal landmarks, such as the Macy’s Holiday Windows, Christkindlmarket and Lincoln Park ZooLights for a one-of-a-kind evening taking in the magic of the holidays.

(all day)
Start: 11/26/2017 - 18:00
End: 03/02/2018 - 18:59

Two nights for the price of one at any of our seven inns. Nov. 26, 2017 - March 2, 2018: Sunday – Thursday only. (Blackout period Dec. 24, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018) Certain restrictions apply.

(all day)
Start: 12/02/2017 - 11:00
End: 12/22/2017 - 16:00

The Swissôtel Chicago today announced that after a summer vacationing on the island of Bermuda, sipping on Piña Coladas, at the Fairmont Southampton resort, Santa is ready to head back to work. Prepping for the busy season ahead, Father Christmas has booked the Presidential Suite on the hotel’s 41st floor as his official home-away-from-Pole this holiday season.

Start: 3:00 pm
End: 5:30 pm

Come play chess with us! All levels of experience are welcome. We can accommodate 20 people playing at the same time. Jeffrey Graves is the program facilitator.

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