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“A Christmas Story” Comes Home – a Favorite Holiday Event

This is a special year for us at the South Shore CVA, as it’s our tenth year displaying the iconic “A Christmas Story” display windows for “A Christmas Story” Comes Home! Six displays have turned into seven, we’ve added a Read more >

Candy Lovers Flock To This Indiana Candy Factory

As my children get older and are now 11 and 14, I find that it’s harder to find family outings that get them really excited. That is until we headed north to the Valparaiso/Merrillville area on a pilgrimage for candy. Ask Read more >

Northwest Indiana Beer Trail, Day 1

We already have a wine trail in Indiana, so I’m thinking we need a beer trail. There are enough microbreweries around the state, that we could spend a few days traveling around, sampling beers, and eating some great pub grub. Read more >

Step into the holiday movie classic, “A Christmas Story”

The Indiana Welcome Center in Hammond will again host the holiday movie classic exhibit, A Christmas Story Comes Home and special events. The exhibit features six animated display scenes from A Christmas Story as well as weekend events and opportunities Read more >