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A Tourist Destination – Home to The Indiana Dunes National Park

Approximately 50 miles SE of Chicago, this Lake Michigan town is home to the Indiana Dunes National Park. The Indiana Dunes run approximately 25 miles along Lake Michigan’s shoreline and offer beaches, trails, campgrounds, and more!

Chesterton’s charming downtown area was featured as the setting for Dreamworks animated comedy movie ‘Over the Hedge’. With deep historical roots dating back to the early 1800’s, Chesterton has still maintained a small-town feel amidst a growing population with many new developments.

Our favorite spots: In the mood for some Vino and good Italian cusine, you’re in luck – Lucrezia’s Cafe offers a gourmet selection of Northern Italian specialties , with a historic home setting. OR, do you just want to ‘Drive-in’ somewhere for a mouth-watering burger or hotdog? Check out The Port Drive-in, which has been brewing their own root beer since 1958.

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