Top 15 Local Favorites in Northern Indiana

History, festivals, and exquisite dining collide in Indiana’s Cool North. We asked locals to list their favorite attractions, activities, and events so you can get the most authentic experience possible on your visit to Northern Indiana. Whether you take in one or go for the full 15, you’ll learn just what makes our corner of the country so special.

Blue Chip Casino, Hotel and Spa – Be a high roller and get rejuvenated in Michigan City

Forget every casino you’ve ever visited. Prepare for something entirely different —and even better at Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa. You’ll definitely be in the mood to play with 65,000 square feet of gaming all on one luxurious level. Enjoy open boarding 24 hours a day, seven days a week, all year round. Whether you strike it rich or happen to crap out, Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & offers an exceptional experience in Indiana’s Cool North.

Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa is the ultimate entertainment destination—featuring everything from local bands to A-list performers at the It’s Vegas Baby! and Rocks lounges. Some of the biggest names in music and comedy appear at the Stardust Event Center, a huge entertainment venue.

The stunning 10,000-square-foot spa, salon and fitness center, Spa Blu, is the perfect retreat to relax, recharge, and rejuvenate, featuring nine treatment rooms, individual lounges, steam rooms, whirlpools and water walls. This lavish spa offers comprehensive health and beauty treatments along with customizable services.

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