Ship & Shore Festival with Mr. Blotto

August 19, 2013
Dig the Dunes heads to New Buffalo Michigan where they visit the Ship & Shore fest and talk to some Blotto fans. Learn about a new restaurant in the area, The Grateful Diner, as well as an organization called "Help for Southwest Michigan". Looking for other events in the area? The Porter Perfect Pint Fest is one of our favoritess!

The Mainstreet Theatre in Michigan City

July 25, 2013
Dig the Dunes visits the Mainstreet Theatre in Michigan City! Dig the Dunes was lucky enough to talk to some folks at the Festival Players Guild in Michigan City, Indiana and they told us about their Canterbury Summer Theatre program. This year marks the 45th season of the Festival Players Guild and the Canterbury Summer Theatre. They have had more than 800 actors, actresses and staff members who have helped build their reputation throughout the years. If you are interested in seeing a play or joining the guild, please call the theatre at 219-874-4269. The theatre is located in the Uptown Arts District of Michigan City at 807 Franklin Street. We are proud to announce that the Mainstreet Theatre is offering 2 for 1 tickets to all friends of Dig the Dunes. Simply let them know when ordering your tickets! The Mainstreet Theatre provides year round arts programming for the entire family!

Taste of Michigan City, 2012

July 24, 2013
Dig the Dunes heads over to Michigan City where they talk to several of the local folk and try some great food.

Sage Restaurant Cooking Classes!

July 17, 2013
Sage Restaurant, located in Chesterton IN, is now offering cooking classes! Dig the Dunes was lucky enough to attend their class on grilling. We got lots of great tips, ate some wonderful food and learned about many wines. Sage is open for lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch. They have wine classes on the first Monday of every month and offer several specials throughout the week. With fresh food and daily features, Sage is a must whether you live in the dunes or are just stopping by for a visit. For more information on Sage, go to or call them at 219.926.6500. To see more about the chef and owner, Joe Gaal, check out this interview!

Hot Dog Tour Game

July 11, 2013
It's time to play the Hot Dog Tour game!! Answer all six questions correctly (just email us with your answers) and get entered in a raffle to win a FREE Hot Dog Tour t-shirt! Three lucky winners will be selected sometime next week. To see all the Hot Dog Tour videos, just click on the Hot Dog Tour link. Good luck! Ready...Set...Go!