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Masks are required on public transportation, and in LaPorte Lake Counties as well as on national park and state government properties, both inside buildings and in outdoor spaces where you cannot socially distance. Most businesses still require masks and we suggest calling ahead or checking online for details regarding each business’s policy. 

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Perseid Meteor Shower & Stargaze

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

August 11, 2018

1600 N 25 E
Chesterton, IN 46304

  • Phone: 219-926-1390
  • Time: From 8:30 PM to 12:00 AM
  • Price: Free

This is an annual shooting star event that marks the peak of the Perseid Meteor Shower. Sky lore stories will begin at the State Park Pavilion at 8:30 p.m. CST with the best star observations taking place after 9:30 p.m. CST. Naturalists will have a telescope on hand for deep sky viewing and constellation talks. Bring a chair or towel and enjoy these spectacular views from the State Park’s beach until midnight CST.