Top 10 Must Grab Gifts in Indiana’s Cool North

Need to grab those gifts for the hard-to-shop-for individuals, or that unique gift for a special person? Northern Indiana is full of awesome shopping opportunities. From authentic, locally made treasures, to eclectic experiences you’ll only find in the Cool North.  See our Top 10 list that includes foods, pottery, passes to the Dune's parks, and the unique finds at artisan markets.

Pierogi Fest ® - A Celebration of the Stuffed Dumpling

Whiting residents celebrate their heritage, including the pierogi, while poking fun at themselves.  A highlight is the parade featuring the lawn mower brigade (wearing socks and sandals) and the women (babushkas) dressed in housecoats and curlers, along with Mr. Pierogi and Ms. Paczki.  The parade and festival have shown up on the Food Network and the Travel Channel, so you know it’s going to be a great time!

 

 

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