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.

Great Lakes Grand Prix

 

August 4-8, 2021

Feel the rumble of 3,000 horsepower en­gines when some of the fastest and most colorful powerboats roar across Lake Michi­gan at speeds nearing 200 miles per hour. The LaPorte County Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the 12th Annual Great Lakes Grand Prix off the shores of Washing­ton Park.  Join in the celebration with concerts, a boat parade and a huge block and boat party where you will be able to meet the teams and see the boats up close. There’s plenty of food and fun each day.

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    • 7 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
    • 50 Minutes to University of Notre Dame
    • 61 Minutes to Elkhart County

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