10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, March 24-27

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, March 24-27

Our 10 Fun Things list for the weekend is here! Tons of exciting events are in store, including a State championship game, awesome concerts, fun festivals, and much more to enjoy.

Take a look at our list of 10 Fun Things to do here, and be sure to add a few to your calendar.

Have some fun at Purdue University Northwest’s Kahlo Karnival

Purdue University Northwest is hosting their first ever Kahlo Karnival on March 24 to honor the legacy of the Mexican painter with food, live entertainment, free giveaways, and more! Find more information on this event here.

Come support the 36th Annual Disabilities Awards Breakfast in Hammond

Hosted by City of Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott, Jr. and the Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities, the 36th Annual Disabilities Awards Breakfast will start at 8 a.m. on Thursday, March 24. Find details on our events page here.

Tune in to IU Northwest’s “One Book, One Campus, One Community” webinar

Debby Irving, author of “Wake Up White,” will be hosting a workshop focused on racism and how to eliminate tensions surrounding the topic on March 24 from 1-3 p.m. Find out more information here.

Enjoy a fun night at the Lauren Alaina concert at the Hobart Art Theater

The country artist will be visiting the Hobart theater on March 24. Come on down for a night full of great music and fun when the show starts at 8 p.m. General admission is $25, and you can learn more about the concert here.

Support the Lowell and Crown Point High School softball teams at their upcoming game

Spring is officially here, which means softball season is in full swing! Come and support the Lowell and Crown Point teams as they play on Friday, March 25 at Crown Point High School. The excitement starts at 4:30 p.m., and more information on the game can be found here.

Pay tribute to local Vietnam veterans at VNA Hospice in Valpo

Each Friday at noon the VNA pays homage to a local veteran, and on Friday, March 25 a special ceremony will be held to honor Vietnam veterans specifically. Anyone is welcome to attend, and you can learn more about these services here.

Root for the Chesterton Trojans in the State championship game

The undefeated Chesterton boys’ basketball team takes on Indianapolis Cathedral in the State championship game on Saturday, March 26. Find out how to cheer them on in Indianapolis here to help them bring home the State title!

Visit La Porte for a trip to the Collective Artisan Market

This curated artisan pop-up event is a great way to spend your Saturday! Happening on the 26th from 10 a.m.- 4 p.m at the Civic Auditorium in La Porte, come on by for some awesome music, food, shopping, and much more! Learn more here.

Be a part of a fun Chicago Street Theater tradition with The Classical Blast

The Saint Patrick’s Day celebrations aren’t over yet! On March 27, check out the band The Classical Blast as they rock out with Celtic music in full Irish attire, kilts and all! Find more information here.

Get a workout in at the La Porte County Family YMCA

With tons of programs and facilities available, it’s always a good time to visit the Y! See how you can be involved this weekend here.