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, events, and activities 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.

Chesterton's Market Weekends

 

Chesterton’s historical downtown will have two markets starting this May. Complementing Chesterton’s European Market will be the new Sunday event, Upsadaisy Market, an urban-inspired outdoor curated shopping experience with music, food, and demonstrations. 

Every Saturday, Chesterton’s European Market will feature all of the artisan goods, farm produce, jewelry, and specialty times the market is known for. Upsadaisy Market is a quirky market like a cosmopolitan boutique, featuring vintage and reinvented hand-crafted and artisan items. 

Chesterton’s European Market will be open every Saturday, May 1st through the fall. The Upsadaisy Market will launch Sunday, May 30th.

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