Discover exciting things to do in Michigan City

During your visit to the Country Inn & Suites, Michigan City, it's easy to hop on Interstate 94 and reach attractions like football games at the nearby University of Notre Dame. Families appreciate fun things to do in the area like Washington Park Zoo and The Old City Lighthouse Museum, both less than five miles away. Shoppers love bargain hunting at the Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets, located about 10 minutes from the hotel. We even offer great deals for shopping and local experiences. Want to get your kids outside to enjoy the sunshine? Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is the perfect spot for hiking and a picnic.

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Blue Chip Casino

3.76 mi / 6.06 km from the hotel
Put on your lucky shoes and try your hand at Blue Chip Casino. This attraction boasts more than 65,000 square feet of games, a spa, several dining options, and live entertainment.

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

3.55 mi / 5.71 km from the hotel
Enjoy the natural beauty of Lake Michigan and its dunes with a picnic or a hike in the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore scenic park.

La Porte County Historical Society Museum

11.19 mi / 18 km from the hotel
Stroll through the informative exhibits at the La Porte County Historical Society Museum to get a better idea of the history that makes Michigan City unique.

Lighthouse Place Premium Outlets

3.55 mi / 5.71 km from the hotel
The area's premier spot for finding great deals, the outlets at Lighthouse Place include a variety of big-name retailers, such as JCrew, Banana Republic, and Ann Taylor.

Old Lighthouse Museum

4.08 mi / 6.56 km from the hotel
Built in 1858, this lighthouse is the oldest in the state of Indiana and is well worth a tour.

University of Notre Dame

33.1 mi / 53.27 km from the hotel
You can go for a stroll and admire the beauty of this iconic campus before heading to the stadium to cheer on the Fighting Irish. If you love the arts, see a concert or play at DeBartolo Performing Arts Center.

Washington Park

4.37 mi / 7.04 km from the hotel
Spend a day playing at the beach or enjoying a picnic at this park. You can also go fishing or play some tennis.

Washington Park Zoo

4.17 mi / 6.71 km from the hotel
Lemurs, tigers, and alligators vie for top billing at this zoo that is home to more than 200 animals.