Much more than just a lakefront destination, Michigan City is an edgy and artistic community. Miles of lakefront and dunes, along with countless outdoor adventures like hiking, snowshoeing, kayaking and surfing! Michigan City’s downtown, the Uptown Arts District, is buzzing with hip breweries, eateries, boutiques and galleries making this a year-round getaway destination. Michigan City Farmers Market adds extra excitement to the UAD Saturdays, May through Oct, boasting the freshest produce, local artisans and weekly entertainment… Stop by and Get Fresh! Bring the whole family for a trip to the zoo, located on our waterfront and explore Washington Park while you’re here! Stop by the historical Barker Mansion, catch a performance at a local theater, join in or enjoy an open mic night- or indulge in the nightlife at our wide array of restaurants and bars. Visit the Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa for dining, dancing and gaming until the wee hours. All of this and more is just a stroll from Michigan City’s downtown which means you can feel free to get lost in ALL the fun!