Local Events and Live Remotes
  • Hesston Ghost Train

    The Michigan City LaPorte area is hosting the Hesston Ghost Train every weekend, now through October 29th. The train will take you through a haunted woods, where you may see a ghost or two.Visit www.michigancitylaporte.comfor more information.


  • 5th annual Senior Harvest Ball set for Thursday, October 19th

    The Michigan City Senior Center is hosting their 5th annual Senior Harvest Ball on October 19th from 4:30-7:30pm!

    Gather for music and dancing, along with appraisers and deserts to celebrate the harvest season.  Admission is FREE for seniors and business or casual attire is encouraged.  Ric Federighi from WIMS and WHFB will be the Master of Ceremonies!

    This event is community sponsored and is the annual fundraiser for The Michigan City Senior Center.  For sponsorship opportunities, contact The Michigan City Senior Center.


  • Lubeznik Center holding opening reception for two new exhibits

    From October 23 through January 6 2018, Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) will feature two new exhibitions: Fragile Codes and In the Abstract.  The exhibits juxtapose artworks using one of the oldest techniques, “encaustic” or hot wax paintings, with the newest technologies in digital art.

    Join LCA on November 3, from 5:00 to 8:00PM, for the Opening Reception for Fragile Codes and In the Abstract to meet the artists, enjoy great conversation, light bites and a cash bar. Admission is free.


  • Red Shield Run 5K to benefit Michigan City Salvation Army

    Anthem BlueCross BluShield is hosting the “Red Shield Run 5K” on Saturday, October 28th at Krueger Middle School to benefit The Salvation Army of Michigan City.  Registration for the run begins at 7:00pm and the race will begin at 8:00pm.

    You can register online now at www.thtiming.com, or register on race day.

    Team WIMS will be at the race, so don’t forget to tune in and follow us on Facebook @am1420wims for updates!


  • Goodwill’s Little Black Dress Fashion Show & Boutique: Wednesday, November 1st

    Goodwill’s Little Black Dress Fashion Show & Boutique will be held on Wednesday, November 1st at the Avalon Manor Banquet Center in Merrillville.

    The Goodwill Boutique offers 50% Off shopping and will open at 3:30 pm.  The Fashion Show will begin at 5:30 pm and the boutique will re-open at 6:30 pm when the fashion show concludes.  Models will walk the runway in clothing from Goodwill showcasing the latest fashion trends while guests enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres and desserts.

    Tickets are $45.00 per person.  For more information, visit:  www.GoodwillFashionShow.com, contact Sharron Steward at: (866) 649-7300 or email: [email protected].  Tickets can be purchased online or at the nearest Goodwill Retail Store.


  • Chamber Network Night: October 19

    Join the Duneland Chamber on October 19 from 3pm-9pm at the Porter County Expo Center to discover solutions to your business needs, connect with potential customers and meet the people behind Porter County’s thriving business community, face to face. Chamber Network Night is the premier business-to-business networking event of the year. Contact Jennifer at (219) 926-5513 with any questions regarding booth registration, food vendors, and any other questions. TEAM WIMS LIVE 4p-6p