10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, February 18-21

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, February 18-21

This weekend, try some delicious food from a new restaurant, learn how to build your brand, and more! Read on below for our full list of fun things to do. Don't forget to wear your mask and social distance at any in-person events!

Order from a local restaurant you have yet to try as part of Savor the South Shore Restaurant Weeks


The South Shore CVA is hosting this event from February 15-28, so be sure to take advantage of the specials before time is up! Find more information about meals and participating restaurants here.

Check out the impressive portfolio of Pipelines and Borderlines on Lubeznik Center for the Arts’ website

Pipelines and Borderlines

Pipelines and Borderlines is a grassroots non-profit organization dedicated to educating people through art about the risks and hazards of unsustainable energy use. In their educational efforts, they’ve produced three print portfolios, which feature artists from the U.S., Mexico, Canada, and Central America. Take a look here.

Make one of Strack and Van Til’s delicious “Meals Made Easy!” dinners

Meals made easy

Head into your local Strack & Van Til to check out all the options. All you have to do is remove the meal from the packaging and cook it on a baking dish!

Drive away in a new car or win a share of $30,000 in cash at Four Winds Casinos

Own the Road cars

Learn how to join in on these exciting drawings happening on February 20 here.

Get your future Oscar-winner ready with Valpo Parks’ online acting class for ages 9-13

Kids in costume

The class will be held via Zoom. Find more details here.

Learn how to make a Loaded Bloody Mary from Wise Guys Liquors

Bloody mary

Be sure to check out the video tutorial, which is part of their new “Wise Guys University” series! Watch here.

Let your little one enjoy a video story time from the Mascot Hall of Fame

Bubble kisses book

Morton High School graduate Joyce reads Bubble Kisses by Vanessa Williams. Check it out here.

Join LEAP for the first part of their “Building Your Personal Brand” workshop series

Build your personal brand

This is part of their La Porte Young Professionals events. They advise you register through the LEAP website to receive the Zoom details. Find more information here.

Enjoy the NIETF’s latest show, “Hard Times of Northwest Indiana”

Hard Times of Northwest Indiana

Find more details about this unique show here.

Sign up to be a COVID-19 vaccination site volunteer in Porter County

COVID-19 vaccine

The Porter County Health Department needs your help! Find out registration details and more here.