Top 15 Outstanding Things to Do

Want to make the most of your precious vacation time when you travel to Indiana’s Cool North? Check out our top 15 things to do that are anything but ordinary. Of course this is just a sampling of all the awesome attractions and activities our region has to offer. What will you discover when you visit us?

July 4th Parades & Fireworks in Michigan City & LaPorte

July 4th Parades & Fireworks in Michigan City & LaPorte


July 2 & 4, 2022

So many ways to celebrate the 4th of July! The Michigan City Patriotic Parade is on July 2,  while LaPorte holds their 76th annual parade on July 4.

End your July 4 holiday with the spectacular fireworks displays on July  4;  over the lake at Washington Park in Michigan City or with a LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra concert at Fox Memorial Park in LaPorte.

For information on nearby lodging and  Deals and Packages   Request a Visit Michigan City LaPorte Visitor Guide.

  • 32 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 65 Minutes to Elkhart County
  • 88 Minutes to Shipshewana

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