Friday February 23 7:47 am

Spotlighting events along the south shore of Lake Michigan


2018 NWI Comic-Con

02/24/2018 - 11:00
02/24/2018 - 18:00

The 2018 (Northwest Indiana) NWI Comic-Con is a smaller mid-size comic book convention that is more about comics, creators and fans than actors and celebrities.

• Affordable Admission!
• FREE Parking!!
• NEW & Returning Artists & Dealers!
• NEW Cosplay Corner! (+ Cosplay Contest)
• NEW Concession & Snack Options!
• NEW & Improved 2018 NWI Comic-Con Website!

Chicago Jazz Orchestra presents A CJO Salute to “Sinatra at the Sands”

05/12/2018 - 19:30
05/12/2018 - 21:30
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The Chicago Jazz Orchestra’s 2017-18 season finale at its new downtown venue is A CJO Salute to “Sinatra at the Sands” featuring Paul Marinaro, Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. Sit back and enjoy this live recreation of the famous 1966 “Sinatra at the Sands” performance, long considered to be the definitive live album of his career.

Chicago Jazz Orchestra presents

03/25/2018 - 15:00
03/25/2018 - 17:00
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Chicago Jazz Orchestra returns to the Studebaker with “Sophisticated Giant”: A Tribute to Dexter Gordon, featuring special guest Joshua Redman, Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 3 p.m. This concert marks the live world premiere of “Sophisticated Giant,” a legendary 1979 recording by the late great tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon performing arrangements by Slide Hampton.

SmoothChicago presents Rick Braun and Vincent Ingala

03/03/2018 - 18:00
03/03/2018 - 21:00

SmoothChicago presents Rick Braun and Vincent Ingala on Saturday, March 3rd in two shows, 6:00 PM & 9:00 PM. Tickets start at $45 for this show.

Toboggan Run opens at Pokagon State Park

11/24/2017 - 10:30
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.