See More See More: NSA World Series
See More See More: John Dillinger Museum
See More See More: LBAA National Championships
See More See More: Partnership Summit
See More See More: Support A South Shore Convention Center
See More See More: Balmoral Park - What's Nearby
See More See More: Move To Indiana
See More See More: America's Crossroads Bowl

South Shore Blog - Newton County

Photo by Jessica Gomez TNC With its short days, grey skies and cold temperatures, February in Indiana can be trying even for the ruggedest soul among us. But, I love winter. Without winter, our Kankakee Sands prairies would not be the amazing, life-filled, flower-flowing, insect-buzzing places that they are.  

Photos by Trevor Edmonson This past September, upwards of 2,000 monarchs congregated on the oak trees growing atop the dunes at the Bison Viewing Area! The monarchs roosted in the trees for several days before they continued on their long journey to their overwintering location in Michoacan, Mexico.

Looking for a special way to celebrate New Year's Eve in Northwest Indiana? As we all know, 2020 looks a little different than previous years, but there are a few New Year's Eve events taking place. We also have some ideas for enjoying the day around the region, and ways to celebrate at home while supporting local businesses!

As with most things in 2020, Thanksgiving week happenings are different this year. But just because the usual events have been canceled doesn't mean there aren't still plenty of fun things to do with your household in Northwest Indiana!

Winter is here, and lucky for us we have so many fun things to do all around Northwest Indiana. If you are looking to get out and play in the snow, enjoy the sights, or simply spend time with your friends and family, check out these wonderful winter activities!