- Our list of the best things to do in East Chicago, Indiana, features the top 243 nearby activities — including 90 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- East Chicago, IN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 2 things to do within the city of East Chicago, IN , followed by 241 popular activities in nearby cities, including Chicago, Oak Park, Tinley Park, Valparaiso, Gary, Orland Park, Hammond, Cicero, Berwyn, Chesterton, Oak Lawn, Portage, Schererville, Merrillville, Forest Park, Munster, Lansing, Naperville, Kankakee, Oak Forest and Hobart
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777 Ameristar Boulevard, East Chicago, IN 46312 MoreLess Info
A casino, a hotel, restaurants, and a gift shop are on the premises of the Ameristar Casino East Chicago. In here there are over 1,900 slot machines and 36 table games. Private events, such as weddings, can be organized in here.
Harrah's is a hotel that features a variety of attractions for guests to enjoy during their stay, including a pool and a food court. Visitors who are interesting in playing poker will enjoy this site's dedicated room for the activity.
Hammond's Gibson Woods Nature Preserve is administered by Lake County Parks. It offers extensive hiking trails and opportunities for wildlife viewing, as well as an environmental awareness center that hosts educational programs.
Featuring both new and seasoned talent from the Hammond area is the Towle Community Theater. The theater features a selection of stage plays and musicals throughout the year, nurturing local talent and bringing culture to the local community.
Located in Hammond's Hyde Park neighborhood, Beatniks on Conkey is a combination coffee house and black box theater. The venue hosts plays, variety shows, musical performances, and comedy, and serves a variety of refreshments.