12 Places to Celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week in Indiana’s Cool North

Celebrate 2023 National Travel and Tourism Week with us, May 7-13!   It's a week to celebrate the importance of travel and tourism to the economy and community in Indiana's Cool North.  Events and activities showcase the unique attractions and experiences that the region has to offer to both visitors and locals.  Look over these things that make northern Indiana cool, and  find something new to explore this week as well as later!

Cool Off at Washington Park & Beach


Imagine a picturesque summer day painted with a vibrant blue sky, where vacationers eagerly secure their ideal spot along the magnificent sandy shores of Lake Michigan. In an instant, they joyfully plunge into the crystalline waters, gracefully skim the waves on watercraft, or enthusiastically construct sandcastles, all while creating cherished memories. This offers a glimpse into the abundant wonders awaiting visitors at Michigan City’s hidden treasure, Washington Park.

For information on nearby lodging. Request a Visit Michigan City LaPorte Visitor Guide.

  • 17 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 40 Minutes to South Shore
  • 57 Minutes to Elkhart County

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