Park and Rec Events

 Foodie Tuesdays   

Foodie Tuesdays has wrapped for 2023! Join us back in 2024 to enjoy a delicious lunch break lakeside at Unity Park (1010 Pine Lake Avenue) 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Enjoy a dinner option every first Tuesday of the month; June, July and August 4-7 p.m.

Need a food truck fix in the meantime? 

Announcing Food Truck Sundays at Ron Reed Baseball Field (During Junior League Fall Baseball games):

Sunday, September 10 - La Patrona of Michigan City (Cabo's)

Sunday, September 17 - Roundbelly's Pizza

Sunday, September 24 & Sunday, October 1 - Hot Rod Snow Cones


Night Bike Rides  

The La Porte Night Bicycle Rides will take you on a leisurely 13-mile starlit bike ride of La Porte. We are excited to offer three-night bike ride events again this year! The dates and La Porte locations are as follows: June 9th (Beechwood Golf Course), July 14 *rescheduled to September 15 (Civic Auditorium, 1001 Ridge Street), and August 11 (La Porte Park and Recreation Administrative Office, 250 Pine Lake Avenue).  Check-in time is at 8 p.m. with the ride beginning promptly at 9 p.m. Please note these are NOT races. All participants must wear a helmet and have a headlight and taillight on their bikes. Participants under the age of 10 years old must be accompanied and ride with an adult, either pull behind or tandem, and require their own registration. The cost for each riding event is $20 per person ($30 night of ride) and includes post-race snacks and a t-shirt if registered a week prior to the event or until supply is gone.  Register at the Park Office (250 Pine Lake Avenue) or at the link above.

LakeFest  | July 28-31, 2023
  • Click here to learn more about La Porte Lakefest 2023

La Porte LakeFest in La Porte, Indiana boasts three days of music, art, food, and fun for the whole family on La Porte’s Pine, Stone and Clear lakes, this event is the perfect opportunity to showcase the city’s lakes and natural resources, as well as show neighboring communities what it means to be ‘Livin’ the Lake Life’ in the City of La Porte.


WinterFest  |  January 2023

The annual WinterFest, organized by the La Porte Park and Recreation Department, returns January 27-29, 2023!