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Top 10 things to do in Merrillville, IN

Merrillville, Indiana is a town in northwestern Indiana with a population of around 35,000. The town is part of the Greater Chicago metropolitan area and is located about 30 miles from downtown Chicago. 

Merrillville is home to a number of large businesses and shopping malls, as well as a number of parks and recreational facilities. The town also has a number of schools, including a public high school and a community college. 

Merrillville is an attractive place to live for families and young professionals who want to be close to the city but don't want to live in the city itself. The town has a diverse population and a strong sense of community. There are many things to do in Merrillville, and the town is growing rapidly

1. Hidden Lake Park

Merrillville, Indiana is home to Hidden Lake Park, a beautiful and secluded spot that is perfect for a day of hiking and picnicking. The park features a variety of trails, all of which lead to the lake. The lake itself is surrounded by tall trees, making it a perfect place to relax and enjoy the scenery. 

6355 Broadway, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 769-2111
Hours:
Tuesday Open 24 hours
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday Open 24 hours
Friday Open 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Monday Open 24 hours

2: John A. Stefek Park

John A. Stefek Park is Merrillville, Indiana's newest and most exciting park. The park features a playground, pavilion, walking trails, and a fishing pier. Visitors can also enjoy the beautiful view of Lake Michigan from the park.

7053 Harrison St, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 980-5911
Hours:
Tuesday 6AM–8:25PM
Wednesday 6AM–8:25PM
Thursday 6AM–8:25PM
Friday 6AM–8:25PM
Saturday 6AM–8:25PM
Sunday 6AM–8:25PM
Monday 6AM–8:25PM

3: Glen Park Izaak Walton

Glen Park is a beautiful nature preserve located in Merrillville, Indiana. The park covers nearly 200 acres and features a variety of habitats, including woods, wetlands, and prairies. Visitors can enjoy hiking, fishing, bird watching, and picnicking. 

5700 Mississippi St, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 942-3133
Hours:
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 5–9PM
Thursday Closed
Friday Closed
Saturday 10AM–3PM
Sunday Closed
Monday Closed

4: Chateau Banquets

Chateau Banquets in Merrillville, Indiana is the perfect setting for your special event. Our elegant ballroom features high ceilings, crystal chandeliers, and a dance floor that is perfect for wedding receptions or other large gatherings.

530 W 61st Ave, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 887-4000
Hours:
Tuesday 10AM–4PM
Wednesday 10AM–4PM
Thursday 10AM–4PM
Friday 10AM–4PM
Saturday 11AM–4PM
Sunday Closed
Monday 10AM–4PM

5: The Crossroads Trailer Park

A hidden gem in the heart of Merrillville, Indiana, Crossroads Trailer Park is a safe haven for those who have been rejected by society. Home to an eclectic mix of residents, Crossroads offers a sense of community that can be hard to find in today's world.

5311 Jennings Pl, Merrillville, IN 46410

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6: Iron Rails Training Facility

Iron Rails Training Facility in Merrillville, Indiana is a one-of-a-kind facility that offers professional development training for railroad employees. The facility is equipped with a variety of modern amenities and equipment, making it the perfect place to train for a career in the railroad industry.

8203 Taney Pl suite c, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 225-9022
Hours:
Tuesday Open 24 hours
Wednesday Open 24 hours
Thursday Open 24 hours
Friday Open 24 hours
Saturday Open 24 hours
Sunday Open 24 hours
Monday Open 24 hours

7: Winter WonderLights

Merrillville, Indiana's Winter WonderLights is a must-see holiday lights display! Over two million lights are on display, making it one of the largest displays in the Midwest. The lights are synced to music, creating a dazzling display that is sure to get you into the holiday spirit.

7595 E Lincoln Hwy, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Hours:
Tuesday 5–10PM
Wednesday 5–10PM
Thursday 5–10PM
Friday 5–10PM
Saturday 5–10PM
Sunday 5–10PM
Monday 5–10PM

8: Range USA Merrillville

Merrillville, Indiana is home to Range USA, a family-friendly indoor shooting range. Established in 2007, Range USA has become a premier destination for firearms enthusiasts of all skill levels. The state-of-the-art facility features 25 individual shooting lanes, a spacious retail area, and a knowledgeable staff that is passionate about helping customers find the perfect firearm for their needs.

8730 Louisiana St, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 205-3550
Hours:
Tuesday 10AM–9PM
Wednesday 10AM–9PM
Thursday 10AM–9PM
Friday 10AM–9PM
Saturday 10AM–9PM
Sunday 10AM–9PM
Monday 10AM–9PM

9: Innsbrook Country Club

Innsbrook Country Club is the perfect place to tee off in Merrillville, Indiana. The course is immaculately kept, and the staff is always on hand to help ensure that your game is up to par. In addition, the club provides a number of amenities that are sure to please every member of your group. 

6701 W Taft St #3732, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 980-9060
Hours:
Tuesday 11AM–9PM
Wednesday 11AM–9PM
Thursday 11AM–9PM
Friday 11AM–9PM
Saturday 11AM–9PM
Sunday 11AM–5PM
Monday Closed

10: Turkey Creek Golf Course

Turkey Creek Golf Course in Merrillville, Indiana, is an 18-hole, par 72 course that offers a challenging game for golfers of all skill levels. The course is located in a picturesque setting, with rolling hills and beautiful views of the surrounding countryside. Turkey Creek has a well-stocked pro shop, and the staff is always willing to help golfers with their game.

6400 Harrison St, Merrillville, IN 46410

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Phone: (219) 980-5170
Hours:
Tuesday 6AM–9PM
Wednesday 6AM–9PM
Thursday 6AM–9PM
Friday 6AM–9PM
Saturday 6AM–9PM
Sunday 6AM–9PM
Monday 6AM–9PM

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