Friday November 17 12:25 pm

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan

Lakeshore Classic 2017

11/24/2017 - 18:00
11/25/2017 - 22:00

The Lakeshore Classic is the only one of its kind within the greater Chicagoland area. The Lakeshore Classic event was established by the Gary Chamber of Commerce under the direction of Executive Director Charles "Chuck" Hughes.

Friday & Saturday, November 24-25, 2017
Sponsorship Opportunities Available:
For more information contact Gary Chamber of Commerce at 219.885.7407.

West Side Leadership Academy
9th Avenue & Gerry Street, Gary, IN

Activities Include:
▪ College and University Vendor Fair
▪ Business Vendor Fair
▪ Live Entertainment
▪ Lakeshore Classic Corporate Brunch – Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 11:30am
o Location: The Diamond Center, 501 E. 5th Avenue, Gary
o Keynote speaker: Mike Huff (who appeared in 154 games with the Chicago White Sox from 1991-93.
o Individual tickets: $50 or $450 for a table of 10

Tickets are available from the Gary Chamber of Commerce located at 839 Broadway, Suite S103 Gary, IN 46402. Office hours are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Direct your questions to Chuck Hughes, , 219.885.7407 or Jan Bowden at or

• Game Day Ticket (2-days) - $10
• $7.00 - 1 Day Ticket
• Student Ticket (2-days) - $10
• $5.00 – 1 Day Ticket
• Purchase Student Block Tickets (2-days)
o $300 - 30 Students
o $400 - 40 Students
o $500 - 50 Students

Tickets are available for this two-day event. Save money by buying a two-day ticket. Your ticket entitles you to entry to the following:
• College and University Recruitment Fair
• Business Vendor Fair
• Holiday Hoops Classic games
• Local and Midwest high school basketball challenge
• Live youth entertainment on floor of West Side High School

The schedule of games – West Side Leadership Academy, 9th Ave. & Gerry St., Gary:
Friday November 24th

6:00 p.m. West Side High (Girls) vs. East Chicago Central (Girls)
8:00 p.m. Roosevelt High (Boys) vs. East Chicago Central (Boys)

Saturday November 25th

6:00 p.m. West Side High vs. Chicago Farragut High
8:00 p.m. Thea Bowman Leadership vs. Michigan City Marquette Catholic

For more information on all activities call 219-885-7407

• Name: Gary Chamber of Commerce
Chuck Hughes / Jan Bowden
• Ofc Phone: 219-885-7407
• Fax: 219-885-7408
• Mobile: 219-746-6339
• Email: or