The Best Summer Events in Indiana’s Cool North

Indiana's Cool North hosts a variety of vibrant summer events that draw visitors from near and far. Here are some of the best summer events to experience in the region; everything from our fairs and festivals to our 4th of July celebrations.  Be sure to mark your calendar with your favorites or find a new one to explore.

Taste of Crown Point for the Culinary Diversity


July 19-20, 2024

Taste of Crown Point is an annual event at Bulldog Park in Crown Point, where local restaurants showcase their best dishes. Visitors enjoy a variety of cuisines, live music, and family-friendly activities. This vibrant festival highlights the city’s culinary diversity and community spirit, drawing food enthusiasts from around the region.

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  • 33 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 48 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 91 Minutes to Elkhart County

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