2017 Events At A Glance

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An Easy Way To Plan For The Exceptional Events That Happen Here!

Scroll down to find a list of upcoming events in 2017 at the Porter County Expo Center, including the dates and a short description.  For those events that we know all of the details, you will find a clickable link to get more information.

Some of the events are still in the planning stages, so details are not yet available, but you can still save the date.  We will post updated information regularly as we receive it!

You can also CLICK HERE to sign up for our monthly email newsletter to get reminders of upcoming events.

August Events

Wednesday, August 16

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, August 19 & Sunday, August 20

Chi-Town Large Cars Lucky 13 Show & Benefit

For our 2017 Benefit and Show, our "Lucky 13", we are bringing awareness to veterans issues while helping a veteran and their family.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Friday, August 25 thru Sunday, August 27

Greek Fest

Treat yourself to an enjoyable weekend with delicious Greek food, pastries, wine & beer along with live music and dancing!

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, August 26

Valpo Motorcycle Show & Swap Meet

Motorcycle show, swap meet and gathering.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, August 26

The Neuter Scooter

The Neuter Scooter offers an innovative approach to controlling cat overpopulation by making spay/neuter services convenient and affordable to everyone. ADVANCE APPOINTMENTS REQUIRED.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Wednesday, August 30

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

September Events

Sunday, September 3

Super Show Promotions Truck & Tractor Show

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Saturday & Sunday, September 9 & 10

Steel City Kennel Club Barn Hunt

Barn Hunt is the fastest growing dog sport in the US. The popularity of the sport has exploded because the dogs and the people have so much fun.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Sunday, September 10

Valparaiso Doll & Bear Show

It's the largest show in NW Indiana of Antique, Vintage & Collectible dolls, bears and miniatures, doll furniture, and anything doll related...old and new.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Wednesday, September 13

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Expo Center. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Thursday, September 14

Valpo YMCA 2017 Fashion Speaks Style Show

Please join the Valpo YMCA for an evening honoring their models and their philanthropic spirit and service to our community with fashions from Beyond Pink, Dress Barn, Extra Mile Fitness, Judee's of LaPorte and more!

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, September 16

South County BBQ Cook Off

The contests include Pork Butt, Cherry Pie, BBQ Sauce, Brisket, Baby Back Ribs and Baked Beans!

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, September 16 & Sunday September 17

Fall Festival Open Horse Show

An open Horse Show with Pleasure classes for most breeds.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, September 23 & Sunday, September 24

Dunes Rifle And Pistol Club Gun & Knife Show

Buy, Sell & Trade at the two day Dunes Rifle and Pistol Club Gun & Knife Show.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Wednesday, September 27

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

October Events

Saturday, October 7

Household Hazardous Waste Collection

Porter County residents bring household hazardous chemicals & products to be collected and sent for environmentally safe disposal. NO TIRES, ELECTRONICS OR APPLICANCES WILL BE ACCEPTED!

CLICK HERE for more information.

Wednesday, October 11

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Thursday, October 12

Chefs Around The Table

Over 80 men from around Porter County will be cooking up their favorite dishes for you to sample. Try mouthwatering appetizers, sides, entrees and desserts. Vote for the People's Choice Award by tipping your favorite Chef. Bid on amazing live auction items! Support Around The Table in its efforts to build strong families and address substance abuse in Porter County!

CLICK HERE for more information.


Saturday, October 14

Porter County Monster COMIC CON

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Thursday, October 19

Valpo Chamber Network Night

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Wednesday, October 25

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, October 28 & Sunday, October 29

Valpo Kennel Club Dog Show

SAVE THE DATES.  More information to come!

November Events

Saturday, November 4

BDM Auctions

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Saturday, November 11

Fall Gigantic Indoor Garage Sale

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Wednesday, November 15

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, November 18 & Sunday, November 19

Holidaze Sell-A-Bration Arts & Crafts Show

Crafters from 6 states will be on hand selling beautiful items for your home and nice gifts for your family, friends and pets.

CLICK HERE for more information.

December Events

Wednesday, December 6

Kraft Auctions Wednesday Night Consignment Auction

Kraft Auctions holds a bi-weekly consignment sale at the Porter County Fair Grounds. These sales will include antiques, coins, collectibles, art, toys, equipment, vehicles, tools, general household items, jewelry and much, much more.

CLICK HERE for more information.

Saturday, December 9 & Sunday, December 10

Shipshewana On The Road Gift, Food & Craft Show

Shipshewana On The Road Gift, Food and Craft Show is a weekend of fun where you'll find anything and everything under the sun!

CLICK HERE for more information.

Thursday, December 14

South County Love Your Neighborhood

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Saturday, December 16

Toys For Tots Distribution

SAVE THE DATE. More Information to come!

Sunday, December 31

Porter County Expo Center New Year's Eve Bash

SAVE THE DATE.  More information to come!

Don't Miss Any Of The Exceptional Events That Happen Here!

Event information will be updated and more events will be added as details become available. So you don't miss out on any of our exciting and fun events, CLICK HERE to sign up for our monthly email newsletter to get reminders of upcoming events.