More About Things to Do until Christmas, December 15-25!! 🎅🎁🎄

Christmas Barn Event at Four Seasons Equestrian Center
CROWN POINT
December 16-17
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Hot Shop Valpo Annual Holiday Ornament Sale
VALPARAISO
December 16
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Check out this neat video showing how a glass ornament is made!
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The Market on Madison, Cowboy Christmas Edition
December 15 4-9pm
December 16 10am-4pm
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Ralphie & the Gang Come Home: Meet the Cast!
HAMMOND
December 16-17
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Holiday Storytime at The Barker Mansion
MICHIGAN CITY
December 15, 22
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Christmas Tyme Lights
LOWELL
December 15-23
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Character Schedule
5:30-8:30
➼The Grinch
Dec 15-20, Dec 21-23
➼Jack Skellington
December Dec 15-17
➼Elf on the Shelf
Dec 15-20, Dec 21-23
➼Santa and Mrs. Claus
Dec 21-23

Skate the Soundtrack
CROWN POINT
12/15 - A Muppet Christmas Carol & Other Playful Pops
12/22 - White Christmas & Other Christmas Classics
12/29 - Charlie Brown Christmas & Sounds of the Season
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Laser Holiday Light Show
HAMMOND
December 15-16
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Jim Witte 3x3 Tournament
CROWN POINT
December 23
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Teddy's Holly Jolly Holiday Party
DYER
December 18
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Holiday Brunch
VALPARAISO
December 17
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December to Remember Kids Party
CROWN POINT
December 23
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Jingle all the Way Cookies & Caroling
VALPARAISO & PORTAGE
December 17
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2nd Annual Christmas Cruisin
HIGHLAND
December 16
5-7pm
Highland PD, Highland FD, Superior Ambulance Service and Highland VIPS drive through the streets with their lights and sirens on, all decked out in Christmas lights. At designated stops, children are invited to come up close and interact with the vehicles:
Highland Christian School 5:15pm
Johnston Elementary School 5:45pm
8359 Indianapolis Blvd 6:15pm
Main Square Park 6:45pm
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Santa Run, Walk & Ride with Hometown Happenings
CROWN POINT
December 23
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Highland Community Band Christmas Concert
HIGHLAND
December 21
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Christmas Lights Run/Walk with Hometown Happenings
CROWN POINT
December 21
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Christmas in the Park
SAINT JOHN
Winter Wonderland Festival: December 16
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Reindeer Games: December 21
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Hometown Santa Indoor Market hosted by Hometown Happenings
CROWN POINT
December 21
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Holiday Crafts, Cookies & Cocoa 🍪☕
HIGHLAND
December 20
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Watch Party - ABC's "The Great Christmas Light Fight" Manfre Magical Light Show Episode
DYER
December 19
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Christmas Joy at Friendship Botanic Gardens
MICHIGAN CITY
December 15-17
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Family Christmas Carol Sing
CROWN POINT
December 17
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Hairbanger's Ball
GRIFFITH
December 15
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Christkindlmarket Wrigleyville
CHICAGO
December 15-24
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Parents Night Out
VALPARAISO
December 15
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Wonka Pop-up Week
VALPARAISO
December 12-16
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Elton John Tribute
HOBART
December 23
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Christmas Carnival
CHESTERTON
December 17
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Grown-up Book Fair
VALPARAISO
December 21
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Christmas Wizards Concert
(Tribute to the Trans-siberian Orchestra)
LA PORTE
December 22
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Cookie Walk
SCHERERVILLE
December 16
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Volunteers Needed for Toy Drive
December 16, 17, 20, 22
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SANTA, SANTA, SANTA!
25+ more chances to see the big guy in NWI!
Visits, parades, photos, breakfasts & more...
(alphabetical by city)

Hot Chocolate & Photo with Santa
CEDAR LAKE
December 17
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Selfies with Santa
CHESTERTON
December 17
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Sensory Friendly Photos with Santa
CROWN POINT
December 15
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Pictures with Santa
CROWN POINT
December 16
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Breakfast with Santa
CROWN POINT
December 16-17
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Cookies & Cocoa with The Grinch
CROWN POINT
December 16
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Christmas Barn Event - Picture with Santa, Pony Rides, Papa's Donuts & More!
CROWN POINT
December 16 & 17
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Meet Santa
CROWN POINT
December 17
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Santa, Elsa & Olaf visit the Santa Indoor Market
CROWN POINT
December 21
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Skate with Santa
DYER
December 17
December 24
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Photos with Santa
HAMMOND
December 21-23
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Free Toy & Photo with Santa
HOBART
December 17
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Cookies & Cocoa with Santa
LA PORTE
December 17
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Catlin's Christmas Corner Santa Photos
LAKE STATION
December 15
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Santa & Elsa Photos at the Gingerbread House
LOWELL
December 16, 23 & 30th
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Breakfast with Santa
MERRILLVILLE
December 16
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Santa Visits the Barker Mansion
MICHIGAN CITY
December 16-17
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Pancakes with Santa
PORTAGE
December 16
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Meet the Mean One
PORTAGE
December 16
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Santa at Northwoods!
SAINT JOHN
December 17
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Santa Parade
SCHERERVILLE
December 16
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Breakfast with Santa
SCHERERVILLE
December 17
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Breakfast with Santa
VALPARAISO
December 16
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Photos with Santa
*character meet & greets - Elsa, Leonardo*
VALPARAISO
December 16
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Brunch & Photos with Santa
VALPARAISO
December 16-17
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Santa's Workshop (with photos!)
WHITING
December 16
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Breakfast with Santa
WHITING
December 23
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THEATRE IN NWI

Frozen, Jr. presented by Regional Performing Arts Company
PORTAGE
December 15
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Grant Fitch one-man version of the Charles DIckens classic, A Chistmas Carol
HOBART
December 16
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The Magic of Christmas
LAPORTE
December 15-17
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Irving Berlin's White Christmas
VALPARAISO
December 15-17
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A Christmas Story
VALPARAISO
December 15-17
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Holiday Lights in NWI

Forest of Lights
FAIR OAKS
December 15-December 31
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Christmas Tyme Lights Walk-thru Display
LOWELL
December 15-23, 26-30
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Washington Park Festival of Lights
MICHIGAN CITY
December 2-24
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Gift of Lights & Meet the Reindeer at the Potawatomi Zoo
SOUTH BEND
Friday-Sunday, December 15-17, 22-24
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Winter Lights Drive-Through at Sunset Hill Farm
VALPARAISO
December 15-January 2
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First Church Christmas Light Show
(pictured)
WHEATFIELD
December 15-January 6
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Lights of Joy (drive-through)
SHIPSHEWANA
December 15-December 31, daily (closed 12/25 & 12/26)
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Wellfield Botanic Gardens
ELKHART
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ILLINOIS

Lightscape at Chicago Botanic Gardens
CHICAGO
December 15-January 7
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Lincoln Park ZooLights
CHICAGO
December 15-January 7
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Holiday Magic at the Brookfield Zoo
BROOKFIELD
December 15-December 31, select days
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Sparkle Light Festival
ROSEMONT, IL
December 15-December 31
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Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum
LISLE, IL
December 15-January 6
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Theo’s Dining Group Gift Cards make the perfect gift! 🎁
They never expire, are great for every occasion, and can be used at 4 different locations!⬇️

Until December 25th, for every $100 in Gift Cards purchased, receive a complimentary $25 E-Gift Bonus Card in return!

📍Prime Steakhouse, 109 W Joliet St, Crown Point
📍UMI SUSHI CROWN POINT, 109 W Joliet St
📍AVGO, 9321 Wicker Ave, St John
📍Theos Steaks and Seafood, 9144 Indianapolis Blvd, Highland

Traditional and electronic gift cards available! Purchase here:
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Bonus cards are available for use from January 2nd - June 30th, 2024.
Bonus card is redeemable at Theo's Steak and Seafood in Highland, IN & Prime Steakhouse in Crown Point, IN.

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December 25, 2023

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