The Duneland Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the eighth annual Party in
the Park event from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, in Thomas Centennial Park
in the historic downtown Chesterton.
A Duneland community tradition, this summer celebration will serve as the
kick-off event for the 2013-14 school year.
Party in the Park will feature a Community Potluck, in which ticket holders
can sample special dishes prepared by more than a dozen different Duneland
area restaurants. Live demonstrations will be provided by James O’Connor
Martial Arts & Fitness, and 27 Entertainment will host the evening’s music
Bounce houses and a ticket twisting booth will be hosted by Road to Life
Church, and additional children’s games and activities will be provided by
local non-profit and Chamber member organizations. Cornhole games, a bubble
tent, face-painting, and bean bag tosses along with free giveaways will
provide plenty of fun for the entire family.
Admission is only $5 per person. Children 5 and under are free. Tickets may
be purchased during the event on Aug. 17 or in advance at the Chamber
office, 220 Broadway in Chesterton. For more information, please contact the
Chamber at (219) 926-5513 or