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NW Indiana Symphony Concert in the Dunes

August 2, 2019

300 W Beach Road
Gary, IN 46403


Indiana Dunes National Park is again bringing the Northwest Indiana Symphony to West Beach for a free concert with the magnificent dunes as the backdrop.

Concert sponsors are Friends of Indiana Dunes, Inc. and Dunes National Park Association.

Parking will be limited to 425 cars for the concert. Please carpool with your pass to attend.

Enjoy the 40 piece symphony orchestra under the direction of Conductor Kirk Muspratt for a two hour performance of music. The stage will be set up in the southwest parking lot at West Beach. Limited seating is available near the stage; therefore, visitors are encouraged to bring folding chairs. Several food vendors will be serving a variety of dinner items or participants can bring a picnic dinner.

Fee collection at West Beach will cease at 5 p.m. that day. Please carpool. In the event of inclement weather, the concert will be relocated to the Chesterton High School Auditorium. Information concerning inclement weather will be posted at the entrance to West Beach, on the park’s website at, and on the park’s Facebook page

The National Park is hosting this free concert of the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra in partnership with Dunes Learning Center, the park’s non-profit education partner which operates a residential environmental education facility within the park. Learn more about the Dunes Learning Center and its programs at For more information on the Northwest Indiana Symphony Orchestra, their website is