10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, May 5 – 8

10 Fun Things to do in Northwest Indiana this weekend, May 5 – 8

Get ready for a fun start to the month of May with some awesome, adventurous, and entertaining events in Northwest Indiana this weekend! This latest edition features events like golfing, festivals, baseball games, shopping, and more.

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

Sign up for exclusive golf lessons at Briar Leaf Golf Club

With its Diamond Coaching Program that will help you refine your skills on the course, Briar Leaf Golf Club is ready to introduce you to PGA Professional Jay Williams! Find more information from the flyer here for how to sign up.

Attend the exciting Cinco de Mayo Celebration at Hammond Civic Center

Happening on Thursday, May 5 from 5 to 9 p.m., this year’s Cinco de Mayo Celebration hosted at the Hammond Civic Center is set to be a great event. Find more details here for how to get involved and join in the celebrations. 

Head to La Porte for the Friday Night Live Taco Fest

Hosted by the City of La Porte as part of its Friday Night Live Event Series, this weekend will feature the second year of Taco Fest! Happening from 6 to 10 p.m. on Friday, May 6, this event is sure to be a fun one. Find more information here.

Grab a ticket for Highland High School’s presentation of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”

Starting at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 6, this year’s theatre production presented by Highland High School students is “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee!” Find more information here for how to see the talent at the shows on May 6, 7, and 8. 

Watch athletes in their element at the 2022 Crown Point Baseball Invitational 

Starting at 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 7, this year’s Crown Point Baseball Invitational will feature a ton of talent from around the Region. Find more information here to get involved and catch the action at Crown Point High School. 

Enjoy the fun of Mascot Hall of Fame for free on Friday

Every first Friday of the month at Mascot Hall of Fame is FREE! Fri-Yay Free Day is sponsored by Notre Dame Federal Credit Union, so be sure to stop in on Friday, May 6 to take advantage of the deal while you can. More information on the website here.

Celebrate Mother’s Day early with Portage’s Annual Mother Son Event

For just $20 per person, moms and sons can enjoy a fun evening at Woodland Park on Friday, May 6 featuring bounce houses, games, dinner, movies, and more! Find more information here.

Get your shopping on and enjoy 50% off at Goodwill 

This weekend, Goodwill Industries of Michiana is welcoming you to a 50% off event. Find more information here to get involved and take advantage of the deals!

Check out the Munster Car Show on Saturday afternoon

With a fabulous display of cars being shown on Saturday, May 7 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., this year’s Munster Car Show is set to be a great one. Find more details here!

Stroll through the beautiful Whiting Farmers Market 

Open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Whiting Farmers Market is back this year, happening on every Saturday from May through October! Find more information here about what is offered, including seasonal flowers, plants, vegetables, and more.