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Tyler Malec, Contributing Editor

Tyler is a former Digital Content Specialist for the South Shore CVA, managing our social media. Find out what's happening around the South Shore by following us on facebooktwitter and instagram.

Gather your peeps for Easter Brunch in Northwest Indiana

The South Shore CVA is continually monitoring local restaurants, attractions and events for updates during the COVID-19 pandemic. While we are hopeful to share Easter celebrations with loved ones, the State of Indiana may be limiting large gatherings until after Easter. We will update the blog for 2020 when we have more information available. In the meantime, stay safe! Eureka! You have come across a list featuring 2019 Easter Sunday brunches throughout Northwest Indiana. Take a peek at the restaurants listed below and make this year's brunch one to remember. Check back as we will continue to add more brunches as they are announced…

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Griffith Historical Park and Train Museum

“The Crossroads of America,” is Indiana’s official motto, and the old adage is ever apparent through most cross streets in Griffith. In fact, Griffith is called, “The Town that Came to the Tracks,” because the town’s location was specifically chosen because of the number of railroads that crossed through its streets. It’s well known nationwide that Indiana’s railways hum with freighters, tankers and electric commuters moving precious cargo, business folk and travelers alike day and night. More than 180 trains roared through Griffith during the town’s peak periods. But what defines Northwest Indiana? In a sense, we’re a region Built by Steel…

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Open Mics and Music Nights Along the South Shore

Take your music and performance lifestyle live for a night out along the South Shore. Open mics and music nights happen nearly every night through Northwest Indiana and Chicagoland, and here are a few that will help you reach your 10,000 hours of mastery. Know of more local performance opportunities that we’ve missed? This list is made to grow, so please let us know……

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5 Ways to Celebrate 50 Years of the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore this Fall

Did you know that the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore turns 50 this year? Talk about a fine wine. Special events are occurring along the lakeshore to commemorate Indiana’s favorite national park. We’ve put together five ways for you to celebrate the wonder of Lake Michigan. From Century of Progress Tours to a festival inspired by Johnny Appleseed, you’ll find fun for the whole family…

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