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Upcoming LaPorte County Events

Today
thru
Sun, July 11th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Night Bike Ride

The LaPorte Night Bicycle Ride will take you on a leisurely 13-mile starlit bike ride of LaPorte. Please note this is NOT a race. All participants must wear a helmet and have a headlight and taillight on their bike. Participants under the age of 10 years old must be accompanied and ride with an adult, either pull behind or tandem and require their own registration. Cost for this event is $20 per person and includes a t-shirt (if registered one week prior or while supplies last) and post-race snacks. Cost for day of ride is $30. Check in begins at 8pm at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheater in Fox Park. PLEASE NOTE: Locations for each Night Bicycle Ride will begin at a new location each month.

Location: Fox Memorial Park LaPorte, IN 46350

Website: https://www.michigancitylaporte.com/event/night-bike-ride/


Today
thru
Sat, June 12th

11:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Bikes for Tykes Poker Run

Blessing of the Bikes with our annual Poker Run. Registration from 11-12 with a blessing at 12. KSU at 12:15. Auctions, raffles, 50/50, and a taco bar for only $8. All proceeds benefit the American Legion Rider Charities.

 

$20 per rider and $5 per passenger.

Location: American Legion Riders Post 83


Fri, July 2nd
thru
Fri, July 2nd

3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Red Wine and Brew @ the Summit

 

Red Wine and Brew is in it’s fifth year as an annual event organized by Bethany Church of LaPorte. This year the event is being held at a new farm field venue with plenty of room and great views at one of the highest sites in the county – the Summit area off of Johnson Road and 500 West! There will be plenty of parking, great food, beer and wine tasting, cash bar, an all-ages VIP area and a 21+ only VIP area, kids fun on the farm zone, and tickets in every price range from $10 Heroes passes to $250 VIP Early Entry tickets with a private table area with servers. There is also a fireworks ending!

 

Location: Bethany Lutheran Church

Website: https://www.michigancitylaporte.com/event/red-wine-brew/


Sat, July 17th
thru
Sat, July 17th

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Team 265 Community Wellness Fair & Heart Screening

Team 265, a combined effort of both the Play For Jake Foundation and the Zac Mago Foundation would like to invite you to their Wellness Fair & Heart Screening. Team 265 is dedicated to the prevention of Sudden Cardiac Arrest and safety for all ages. Our Wellness Fair will include safety and health experts speaking about topics such as CO2 safety, fire safety, bike safety, infant sleep and car seat safety, and more! We will also have heart screenings, blood pressure screenings, and youth fingerprinting available. If you are interested in signing up for a heart screening, we encourage you to visit our website, team265.com and sign up in our events section. We will have activities and resources for all ages. We encourage everyone to join us at the LaPorte Civic Auditorium on July 17th.

Wellness Fair- Free Heart Screening- $20/child

Location: LaPorte Civic Auditorium @ 1001 Ridge St, La Porte

Website: team265.com


Wed, July 21st
thru
Thu, July 22nd

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM

DigiMarCon America 2021 - Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference

"DigiMarCon America 2021 is your chance to ... – Hear from some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing, media and advertising industry. – Gain insight into emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, and best practices to move your business to the next level. – Network with thought leaders, collaborate with your peers and build your professional network. The 6th annual DigiMarCon America, the Premier Virtual Digital Marketing, Media and Advertising Conference in America will be held July 21st to 22nd, 2021, available live stream and on-demand. Join your peers online for 2-days jam packed with digital marketing best practices, latest trends, practical solutions, strategy and networking. Immerse yourself in topics like digital strategy, programmatic advertising, web experience management, usability / design, mobile marketing & retargeting, customer engagement, user acquisition, social media marketing, targeting & optimization, video marketing, data science & big data, web analytics & A/B testing, email marketing, content marketing, conversion rate optimization, search engine optimization, paid search marketing, geo-targeting, predictive analysis & attribution, growth hacking, conversion rate optimization, growth marketing tools, marketing & sales automation, sustainable growth strategies, product marketing & UX / UI and much, much more! At DigiMarCon America 2021, you will receive all the elements you need to achieve digital marketing success! Conventional thought will be challenged, new ways of thinking will emerge, and you will leave with your head, notebooks and professional toolkit full of action items and ideas to lead and supercharge your agency / team / account to even greater success. Be a part of DigiMarCon America 2021 and discover how to thrive and succeed as a marketer in a rapidly evolving digital world. See why people keep coming back year after year to this must-attend event! Register and secure your seat today. For more details visit https://digimarconamerica.com."

Location: Online

Website: https://digimarconamerica.com

Phone: (800) 805 5385


Thu, August 5th
thru
Sun, August 8th

Great Lakes Grand Prix

The award-winning Great Lakes Grand Prix features many of the world’s fastest and most powerful offshore power boats along with AquaX jet ski racing. Throughout this exciting free 4-day event, walkthrough Washington park and chat with racers, team members, boat and jet ski owners which also appear in the boat parade, block party and Taste of Michigan City. All weekend long, enjoy live entertainment, family fun, food, drinks and Racing!

Location: Washington Park Marina Michigan City

Website: https://www.michigancitylaporte.com/event/great-lakes-grand-prix/


Fri, August 13th
thru
Fri, August 13th

9:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Night Bike Ride

The LaPorte Night Bicycle Ride will take you on a leisurely 13-mile starlit bike ride of LaPorte. Please note this is NOT a race. All participants must wear a helmet and have a headlight and taillight on their bike. Participants under the age of 10 years old must be accompanied and ride with an adult, either pull behind or tandem and require their own registration. Cost for this event is $20 per person and includes a t-shirt (if registered one week prior or while supplies last) and post-race snacks. Cost for day of ride is $30. Check in begins at 8pm at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheater in Fox Park. PLEASE NOTE: Locations for each Night Bicycle Ride will begin at a new location each month.

Location: Kesling Park 2150 A Street La Porte

Website: https://www.michigancitylaporte.com/event/night-bicycle-ride/


Fri, August 20th
thru
Sun, August 22nd

Tour de LaPorte

Going the distance for healthy living…the Tour de LaPorte is a cycling, running and walking event to benefit the LaPorte County Family YMCA’s scholarship fund. At the Y, we don’t turn anyone away!

 

Schedule at a Glance:

  • Friday, August 20 – Packet Pick-up
  • Saturday, August 21 – Half Marathon, 5K Run, 5K Virtual Walk and Mini TDL Obstacle Course
  • Sunday, August 22 – Distance Cycling

Location: LaPorte County Family YMCA 901 Michigan Ave LaPorte

Website: https://www.michigancitylaporte.com/event/tour-de-laporte/