Things To Do, Aug. 3
August 1, 2012 3:56PM
Updated: September 4, 2012 6:04AM
The Highland Rotary Club’s annual corn roast is being held at Main Square Park, 3001 Ridge Road, Highland. Tickets are $8 at the gate.
4-7:30 p.m. Aug. 3
For details: 923-3666
Rockin’ for Renee
Rockin for Renee “The Fearless Festival” is being held at the Aquatorium in Marquette Park, Gary, with food, coffee bar, beach activities, live music and more. Admission is $15 per person. Proceeds benefit The People’s Burn Foundation, Indianapolis, in the name of 19-year-old Renee Ohrn who died in a fire at Indiana University in 2011.
Noon-10 p.m. Aug. 4
For details: www.reneeohrn.com
Dancin’ in the streets
There will be music by Pat O’Brien from 6 to 8 p.m. and music by Fox from 8 p.m. to midnight during the 11th annual Chesterton Fire Department Street Dance, 702 Broadway. Admission is $5 per person. Anyone age 17 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.
5 p.m. Aug. 4
For details: 926-7162
The Singles Hawaiian luau dinner dance party begins with dinner at 6:30 p.m. at the Skwiat Legion Post 451, 121 Skwiat Legion Ave., Michigan City. Sponsored by Parents without Partners Chapter 193. Bring a dish to share. Admission is $7.
7:30 to 11 p.m. dance Aug 4
For details: 879-9827
Find the leprechaun worth $1,500 during the Leprechaun Hunt at Sharing Meadows, 6617 N. County Road 300E, LaPorte. Gates open at 11 a.m., with hayrides, moonwalk, fishing, boating, Admission is $50 for adults, $35 for senior citizens and free for children up to age 13 with a parent or grandparent.
Noon to 6 p.m. Aug. 5
For details: 778-2585, www.leprechaunhunt.com
Enjoy an evening of food, fun, fancy hats and intrique during the Kentucky Derby themed murder mystery dinner being held at the County Line Orchard, 200 S. County Line Road, Hobart. Includes a silent auction. Prizes awarded to the first person to solve the mystery, and for the best male and female hats. Tickets are $45 each.
4 p.m. Aug. 5
For details: 947-1864
First Friday Artwalk
The Michigan City Mainstreet Association presents the First Friday Artwalk in the Uptown Arts District from 11th Street to the lake and from Spring to Wabash streets.
5-8 p.m. Aug. 3
For details: 728-1125
Take a taste
The Taste of Michigan City is being held in conjunction with the Grand Prix Parade at 7th and Washington streets in downtown Michigan City.
7-11 p.m. Aug. 4
For details: 872-5055, 210-2232, www.tasteofmichigancity.com
Lakeshore PAWS’ adoptable dogs and cats will be available from 5:30-9 p.m. Aug. 3 during the Harley-Davidson of Valparaiso’s Southpoint Cruise-In Night, 1151 Morthland Drive. Free cruise-in nights feature live music, bikes, hot rods, food by Suzie’s Café, and a beer garden by Leroy’s. Visit www.lakeshorePAWS.org to view photos and find information on the adoptable pets available for adoption; click “Adopt Me Please” at the top of the page.
6-9 p.m. Aug. 3
For details: 462-2223