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72nd Annual La Porte Jaycees 4th of July Festivities

Sponsorships Available!

Become a sponsor of Red, Wine, and Brew and the La Porte Jaycees Fireworks Celebration! Learn more here.

45th Annual Arts and Crafts Festival

Downtown La Porte

The La Porte Jaycees Annual Arts & Crafts Festival has been the
traditional kick off to the Jaycees 4th of July season in La Porte for many years.  The festival will be Saturday, June 30th from 8am-1pm right next to the Farmer's Market in Downtown La Porte.

If you are a crafter who would like to have a booth in the festival, click here to download an application. Festival information and guidelines are included in the downloadable application or you can click here to learn more!

Mail Application to:
La Porte Jaycees Arts & Crafts Festival
C/O Laura Ewart
3103 Black Partridge Lane Apt. 11
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Annual 4th of July Fireworks

Tuesday, July 3rd
La Porte County Fairgrounds

Gates open at 6:00 p.m.
Fireworks begin around 9:30 p.m.
Food vendors available.

Admission Price:
$5/car load

Red Wine and Brew

Beer. Bands. BBQ.

A 40 year tradition, “The Beer Barns” is better than ever. This July 3rd at Pioneer Land at the LaPorte Fairgrounds. Brought to you by the LaPorte Jaycee’s and Bethany Church.

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La Porte Kiwanis Run For Riley 5k

Wednesday, July 4th
Downtown La Porte

Kiwanis Club of La Porte is excited to be once again hosting the Run for Riley on July 4th, 2018!


72nd Annual 4th of July Parade

Wednesday, July 4th
Downtown La Porte

Join the La Porte Jaycees and your friends and family as we celebrate Independence Day! La Porte is the state capital for the day by proclamation, with the largest parade in the state of Indiana taking a 2.5 mile route to from the East to the West Side of La Porte via Lincolnway.