Around Town

Around town and the area:

Everyone needs a break from their craft once in a while.  Since the Penthouse Retreat is located right downtown La Porte, a half block from Lincolnway, (the main street in town),  one can enjoy walking to the various shops, restaurants or coffee shops in the neighborhood.  Or if you really feel adventuresome, check out the links below for other places to visit – all conviently located within 15-30 miles from La Porte.

Area Restaurants & Entertainment

City of La Porte

Blue Chip Casino

Four Winds Casino

Indiana Dunes State Park

Lighthouse Place Premium Mall

New Buffalo, Michigan

Wineries in Southwest Michigan

Area Scrapbooking, Beads, Quilting and Yarn shops for all your supplies:

Close to My Heart Products

Mulberry Hills
Memory Cellar
Sue Keeling, Owner

The Stamp Shop
10444 N.600 W.
Ligonier, IN
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:00 Saturday 8:00-3:00

B. J. Creations
Betsey Singleton
Custom made books and cards

Sheeps Clothing
257 W Indiana Ave
Valparaiso, IN
(219) 462-1700

Mega Beads
836 Broadway
Chesterton, IN 46304
(219) 928-0101

Bits ‘n Pieces
732 N Main St.
Crown Point, IN
(219) 662-9030

Needle & Thread
60 Jefferson
Valparaiso, IN
(219) 462-4300

Lorraine’s Memories
110 N. Benton St.
Woodstock, IL
(815) 308-5881



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