- To find out what’s going on in Valparaiso and the surrounding area, check out these publications:
Post-Tribune of Northwest Indiana: Valparaiso’s daily newspaper, also available online at www.post-trib.com. Click on “Entertainment”.
Northwest Indiana Times: Another local publication which can also be found online at www.nwitimes.com.
Annual Events and Places of Entertainment
Make sure to check out these fun events and places around Valparaiso. Take your friends!
Popcorn Festival (September 11, 2010). Located in downtown Valparaiso, the Popcorn Festival offers fun activities, good fun, live music, and many other exciting things. Check the Valparaiso Events website (http://www.valparaisoevents.com/) for other scheduled events in the area!
49er Drive-In Movie Theater: One of Valparaiso’s most awesome attractions. Take some friends and relax in your own car while watching a double feature! 675 N. Calumet Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383. For movie times, call: (219) 462-6122
Zao Island: At Zao Island, you and your friends can enjoy a game of mini golf, go-karts, the game room, and the batting cages. They also have a restaurant with great pizza and more. 1050 Horse Prairie Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46385. Call: (219) 462-1194 for more information.
Inman’s Fun and Party Center: If you like to bowl, Inman’s is the place to do it! They also have an arcade and outside attractions. 3201 East Evans Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383. Call (219) 462-1300 for more information.
Make sure to stay in touch with the Office of International Programs and the Valparaiso International Student Association. Both offer many on-campus events that provide a great chance to get involved and meet new people.