Events Coming Soon

 

  • May 1

    Eat Up Wine Down First Thursdays

    Valparaiso Downtown Dining, a collection of eight of the most sophisticated restaurants in Valpo’s lively downtown...

  • June 5

    Eat Up Wine Down First Thursdays

    Valparaiso Downtown Dining, a collection of eight of the most sophisticated restaurants in Valpo’s lively downtown...

  • July 3

    Eat Up Wine Down First Thursdays

    Valparaiso Downtown Dining, a collection of eight of the most sophisticated restaurants in Valpo’s lively downtown...

Announcements

2014 Local Vendor RFPs Available

Valparaiso Events is currently accepting proposals for local vendors to serve food at four of their upcoming 2014 festivals. Summer Jam Music & Food Festival on Saturday, June 21, Valparaiso Wine Festival on Saturday, July 19, Valparaiso Popcorn Festival on Saturday, September 6 and the Valpo Brewfest on Saturday, September 27. Proposals must be made separately for each event and are due no later than Friday, April 21, 2014. Submissions can be sent electronically to info@valparaisoevents.com or in the mail to Valparaiso Events, P.O. Box 189, Valparaiso, IN 46383. For more information or questions, please call (219) 464-8332.

2014 Popcorn Festival Poster Contest

Eligibility: Contest is open to all artists.

The winning entry will receive $1,000 and the artist’s design will be used as the focus of the marketing campaign for the 2014 Valparaiso Popcorn Festival. In addition to the $1,000 grand prize, a $300 prize will be awarded for second place...

Click here for the 2014 Popcorn Festival Poster Contest information or go to the Popcorn Festival page for more information.

Top 10 Finalists in Johnsonville's "The Best of Us" Contest

The Valparaiso Popcorn Festival is honored to win a place among the top 10 finalists in Johnsonville's "The Best of Us" Contest. Valparaiso Community Festivals & Events would like to thank everyone that voted for selecting us as one of the top community celebrations!

shop.valparaisoevents.com is open!

"Shop VCFE" gives you an easy, online opportunity to show your support of VCFE by purchasing a membership, buying tickets to your favorite VCFE-sponsored attraction, or adding a VCFE specialty item in celebration of a VCFE event. Every purchase you make on our secure site helps us continue to create and promote the many festivals, events, and retail establishments that make downtown Valparaiso a dining, shopping, and entertainment destination for residents and visitors, alike.

Become a VCFE Member!

You can be a part of the success of VCFE by becoming a member. We currently offer four different annual membership levels to give you the opportunity to choose the level that’s most comfortable for you.