With its historic downtown, beautiful lakes, entertaining events, and much more, the La Porte area is a great place to visit! Check out some of the following links to learn more about the local area:

Downtown La Porte– Downtown La Porte has great shopping, dining, and more. Check out all our historic downtown has to offer.


La Porte County Convention and Visitors Bureau– The Convention and Visitors Bureau is great a place to learn about all things La Porte County. They are sure to know about all of the latest events in the local area and some of the best amenities and attractions!

City of La Porte– Check out the City of La Porte website to learn more about what our city has to offer. Many events and local services are listed on this website.

La Porte Park and Recreation Department– The park system in La Porte includes our local lakes, paths, and great public spaces. The department puts on many events throughout the year.

La Porte Civic Auditorium– The La Porte Civic Auditorium has been in existence for 85 years strong. Check out the events that are offered by the Civic throughout the year.


Maple City Grand Prix– The annual boat races in La Porte are full of excitement. This event occurs at the end of May, and you will be shocked at how fast these small boats can go.

Sunflower Fair– The Sunflower Fair is a great festival that takes place right in the center of downtown La Porte. Taking place on the 3rd Saturday of every September, this festival offers food, crafts, a rib cook-off, gallery walk, and so much more.

Santa Parade– The Santa Parade takes place in downtown La Porte on the Saturday after every Thanksgiving. Catch a spot by Big Santa downtown, and watch the many entrants of the parade.

La Porte County Fair– The La Porte County Fair has been running for over 150 years. The fairgrounds also offer numerous events throughout the year.

You can also check out the local weather.