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Masks are required on public transportation, as well as in LaPorte County and on national park and state government properties, both inside buildings and in outdoor spaces where you cannot socially distance. Most businesses still require masks. If you have quesitons, please contact the business before you go. 

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Annual Space Race 5K Run/Walk

This event has already passed. Please check our calendar for more fun events in the region!

September 22, 2018

2300 173rd Street, On Campus at Purdue University Northwest
Hammond, IN 46323

  • Phone: 219-989-3250
  • Time: Sign in at 5:30pm. Race starts at 6:45pm

The Space Race 5K Glow Run and Walk is a family-friendly, timed event, that is great for both first time runners or seasoned athletes. This CalStriders Gold Cup Event traverses the beautiful Purdue Northwest Calumet campus and Hammond's historic Knickerbocker Parkway.  The center will be open for LASER shows and unique space-themed items will be available for purchase in our Galaxy Gift Shop. Be alert as you may see Storm Troopers patrolling the area for Rebels!