10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for April 20 – 22, 2018

10 Fun Things to Do in NWI for April 20 – 22, 2018

Plays, performances, shopping, movies, environmental consciousness...all of these things and more are happening this weekend and there is sure to be something for all types and ages to enjoy! Check out this week's 10 fun things to do in Northwest Indiana! 

As always, if you have an event going on, let us know with an email to share@ideasinmotionmedia.com and we'll be sure to add it to our calendar!

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April 20: Purdue University Varsity Glee Club In Concert CPHS Auditorium - Crown Point, IN
This show includes: Purdue Varsity Glee Club & CPHS Chorale and will also feature Glee Club specialty groups BaNaNa, Lighthouse, Flashbacks, and Voiceovers!!

April 20-22: NSA Girls Fastpitch Softball: Parker Pounce - La Porte, IN
NSA-sanctioned tournament for 14U, 12U and 10U teams. Event will be four-game format with 75-minute time limits, two pool games and seeded double-elimination tournament. World Series berths will be awarded to top two teams in each age group.

April 20-22: ‘West Side Story’ Comes to Bishop Noll Stage - Hammond, IN
“West Side Story” is a triumphant legend where love transcends language, time, and place. Bishop Noll Institute’s Drama Department will present this popular musical April 20 to 22, 28 and 29. Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday nights and at 2 p.m. Sundays. The show runs approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes including one 15 minute intermission!

April 20-22: Chesterton High School Theatre Presents "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" - Chesterton, IN
Chesterton High School Theatre will present, The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood by Mary Lynn Dobson on Friday and Saturday, April 20 and 21 at 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 22 at 2 p.m. in the CHS Auditorium. This is a hilarious family-friendly play offering something for everyone in the family. Tickets are $7 for adults and $5 for students and are currently on sale at the CHS Bookstore during school hours. Tickets will also be available at the door!

April 21: Shop for Play - Valparaiso, IN
Come out and Shop for a Cause! All Proceeds go to help fund a playground for Valparaiso Christian Academy's current and Future Families! All your favorite Direct Sale Companies and Crafters in one convenient location! Check link for more about vendors! 

April 21: Northwest Indiana Earth Day Celebration - Valparaiso, IN
Enjoy Northwest Indiana's premier environmental event! You'll discover organizations that will show you how to get in touch with nature; businesses that will educate you on earth-friendly products and services; and school groups that will communicate ways you can reduce your impact on the planet. And the day also features plenty of entertainment, activities, food, and lots to see!

April 21: Team Up 2 Clean Up Event - Portage, IN
Brendan Clancy, Portage Township Trustee is inviting the community to join him for the 8th annual Team Up 2 Clean Up event scheduled for Saturday, April 21st from 9a-noon. Team Up 2 Clean Up is the one day a year set aside to show appreciation for our parks and natural resources by dedicating time for volunteers and staff to come together to beautify our parks and surrounding community properties!

April 21: Zine & Small Press Festival presented by Lubeznik Center for the Arts - Michigan City, IN
Lubeznik Center for the Arts teams up with regional organizations Michigan City Public Library, Mythos Publications, The Literary Underground, and Calumet Artist Residency to bring a Zine & Small Press Fest to Michigan City!

April 21: Franciscan Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower - Highland, IN
Franciscan Health is offering a free baby and child care informational session titled, Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star Baby Shower, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. April 21 at the Wicker Memorial Park Social Center, 8554 Indianapolis Blvd. The program will provide advice from health care professionals and information booths on car seat safety, breastfeeding, prenatal care, smoking cessation and community resources. Food, refreshments, gifts and prizes also will be available! Registration is required. Call (800) 931-3322. 

April 22: Studio Ghibli Fest 2018: The Cat Returns at the PORTAGE 16 IMAX + GDX - Portage, IN
Fathom Events and GKIDS are excited to bring The Cat Returns to movie theatres nationwide for a special three-day event on April 22 & 23 as part of Studio Ghibli Fest 2018. From the legendary Studio Ghibli, creators of My Neighbor Totoro and the Academy Award®-winning Spirited Away, comes the charming and magical adventure that will delight the entire family.