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Popcorn Festival

September 11, 2021

On Saturday, September 11, 2021, Valparaiso celebrates the 42nd Annual Popcorn Festival! Join over 50,000 others in downtown Valparaiso to enjoy more than 200 arts & crafts, commercial, and fine arts vendor booths. After walking or running in the Popcorn Panic, line the sidewalks of Morgan Boulevard, Lincolnway, and Campbell Street to delight in the iconic Popcorn Festival, and then savor a variety of cuisine from over 40 food vendors. Afterward, pop into the Beer Garden at Central Park Plaza to enjoy a cold draft and be entertained by Main Stage performances. And don’t forget to check out Michigan Avenue, home to Second Stage music performances and the Ultimate Poppin’ Play Zone for kids. With something for everyone, you’re sure to enjoy the day!

For more information on other events happening in downtown Valparaiso, visit or call 219.464.8332.

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