The Nutcracker and Howl with the Wolves

Weekend Update! Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway? Or do you live in this area and are looking for entertainment close by? Check out the endless possibilities for fun and relaxation happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

The Long Center

This Saturday, January 5, and Sunday, January 6, starts the New Year off right at the production of The Nutcracker, presented by the Lafayette Ballet Co. The joyful production brought each year to the Long Center for the Performing Arts is a family favorite for the start of the New Year, and a special time to appreciate the talents of dancers and guest artists right here in Lafayette. Special memories are created on this magical night of dancing and artistic performances.

Have you ever howled with the wolves?  You can!  This Saturday, January 5, at 7:30pm join the wolves as they howl the night away at the Wolf Park Howl Night.  This is a night that features a lecture on wolf communication, the opportunity to see some of the staff enter the enclosure and interact with the wolves of their main pack, and the chance to howl with the wolves.  Wolf Park also features bison, coyotes, foxes and more!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com

Wolf Park & Cole Porter

Weekend Update!  Looking for a fun Indiana weekend getaway?  Or are you a local looking for entertainment close by?  Check out the endless possibilities for fun and relaxation happening this upcoming weekend in Lafayette-West Lafayette, Indiana.

In Battle Ground, Indiana, this Saturday, March 10, come out to visit with the wolves at the Wolf Park Open House and Wolf Park Howl Night.  Admission for the open house is free to all visitors, so that the community can see their animals, visit their new building, and learn about what Wolf Park has to offer. There will be guided tours of the park with staff and volunteers on hand to answer questions. Wolf Park will be giving away a family membership and other great prizes!  In the evening during the Wolf Park Howl Night, guests have the opportunity to see some of the staff enter the enclosure and interact with the wolves of their main pack and have the chance to howl with the wolves!

Don’t miss the production of “Red Hot and Cole” at the Lafayette Civic Theatre this weekend.  A scintillating mixture of biography and song, “Red Hot and Cole” celebrates the great American songwriter, Cole Porter, who brought style, elegance and sophistication to the stages and soundstages of Broadway and Hollywood, delighting the world with his devilishly clever rhymes, fresh and unsuspected melodies and sassy, sexy sensibility.  This special production takes place at this Historic Monon Depot Theatre, which is an experience within itself!

For more information about these events and other special “happenings” in Lafayette-West Lafayette, check out our website at www.HomeOfPurdue.com.