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!

Miller Beach Shopping

Miller Beach Shopping


Come shop in Miller Beach, the secret little beach town in Gary’s Miller’s Beach Neighborhood!

The Miller School Shops & Spaces is a creative community collaborative within the esteemed Miller Schoolhouse, in the Miller Beach neighborhood of Gary. This historic building serves as the backdrop for merchants, offering an array of goods and services.

Lake Street Gallery features original works by local artists and craftsmen, and fine crafts from the United States and Canada.

Indie Indie Bang Bang is an eclectic lifestyle boutique offering gourmet gifts, jewelry, fashion accessories, home décor, artwork and more.

For information on nearby lodging and  Getaway Packages    Request a destination guide for the South Shore.

  • 19 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 33 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 75 Minutes to Elkhart County

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