Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the 14th Annual Festival of the Lakes is happy to announce the events taking place at its Community Stage located in the Modern Midways carnival area this July. On Wednesday, July 19, pop punk group Came Out Swingin’ will perform from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. The Purdue University Northwest Dance Team and Cheer Team will grace the stage on Thursday, July 20 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Fest-goers can enjoy the musical stylings of Steel City Hearts on Friday, July 21 at 5:30 p.m.
Saturday, July 22 features a multitude of events: Paw Patrol Characters Marshall and Chase will be at the stage at 12:30 p.m., followed by Captain America and Wonder Woman Super Hero Training at 1:30 p.m. Christal Luster Music will take the stage at 3 p.m. and Jordan Martin Music will perform at 3:30 p.m. Finally, Sunday, July 23 will feature Zumba with Laura Duarte at 12:30 p.m., Kid Mariachi Santa Maria at 1:30 p.m., Ballet Folklorico Yolotzin at 3 p.m., and Ballet Folklorico Mexico Lindo of NW Indiana at 4:30 p.m.
The Community Stage is one of many exciting parts of the Festival of the Lakes, located at Wolf Lake Memorial Park on 2324 Calumet Avenue. Admission to the park is free. Please call (219) 853-6378 or visit www.festivalofthelakes.com for more information.