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Fireworks on the Lakefront - Postponed until Friday, July 5

Date: July 2, 2013 Time: 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Event Description
Friday 5, July 2013!!

***All festivities will continue as planned on Friday!
Fireworks on the Lakefront


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Location: Indiana Dunes State Park; Dunes National Lakeshore; Town of Porter
Date: Friday, July 5
Time: 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Who's Invited: Everyone!
Cost: Gate admission to park.

Event Details:

Join us for a 4th of July Celebration you won't ever forget! Held at the Indiana Dunes State Park, National Lakeshore and Town of Porter, this family-friendly event features fresh food merchants, a live rock concert and, of course, fireworks! A spectacular light show will launch from a barge in Lake Michigan, providing each and every guest with a phenomenal Independence Day Celebration!

Music and fresh food merchants will begin at 6:00 pm, and the fireworks will begin at 9:15 pm.

Bus transfers will be available between Yost Elementary School and Chesterton Intermediate School to Porter Beach. Transfers will begin at 5:00 pm and continue until 7:30 pm. The last transfer after the fireworks will leave Porter Beach at 11:00 pm.


Event Location 1600 North 25 East
Chesterton, IN 46304
Indiana Dunes State Park
Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
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Date/Time Information Friday, July 5
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm: Bus transfers from Yost Elementary School and Chesterton Middle School to Porter Beach
6:00 pm: Fresh Food and Live Music
9:15 pm: Fireworks begin!
Entry fee to Indiana Dunes State Park:
$5/car for Indiana residents
$10/car for Out-of-state vehicles
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