Festival of the Lakes offers carnival Mega Pass


CATEGORY: Festival of the Lakes Archive

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr., Hammond Parks & Recreation and Modern Midways are pleased to announce the return of the carnival Mega Pass for use at the 12th Annual Festival of the Lakes. The Mega Pass is on sale now for $50 each, only at the Hammond Civic Center Business Office, 5825 S. Sohl Ave., Monday through Friday from 8 …

City of Hammond announces Festival of the Lakes main stage line up


CATEGORY: Festival of the Lakes Archive

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and Hammond Parks & Recreation are pleased to announce the 12th annual Festival of the Lakes music talent lineup for the main stage at Wolf Lake Memorial Park Pavilion, 2434 S. Calumet Avenue: Wednesday, July 15 Headline acts: Alien Ant Farm, Hoobastank & P.O.D. Thursday, July 16 Opening Act: High Noon Headline act: The Charlie …

“Drinkin’ Singin’ Swingin’ Party” with the Rat Pack at the Pav


CATEGORY: Events

Mayor Thomas M. McDermott, Jr. and the Hammond Port Authority are proud to announce that Drinkin’ Singin’ Swingin’ will make its Pav debut on Saturday, June 27th. Head out to The Pav to celebrate what would have been Frank Sinatra’s 100th birthday. Although Frank’s birthday is December 12, there’s no reason to wait to celebrate! Get your tickets now for …

Illinois-Based Industrial Supply Distributor Selects Hammond For Operations Hub


CATEGORY: Economic Development, Mayor's Office, News

After standing empty for several years, the former IFI building at 651 Conkey Street will have a new owner. Root Brothers Manufacturing and Supply Company is expanding their main operations to Hammond. The 88 year old company will centralize their National Distribution Center to the 86,000 square foot building. Root Brothers is a full line MRO supplier and services Government, …

Hammond celebrates Cinco de Mayo


CATEGORY: Events

Come out to celebrate Mayor Thomas M. McDermott Jr.’s 11th Annual Cinco de Mayo Fiesta on Saturday, May 2 from 5 p.m. until 10 p.m. at the Hammond Civic Center, 5825 Sohl Ave. This event offers a full night of entertainment as well as feature performances by Ballet Folklorico Yolotzin and Mariachis Imperial Azteca and the band Together. The ticket …

GOHAMMOND.TV LIVE BROADCAST OF MAYORAL DEBATE DENIED


CATEGORY: Mayor's Office, News

The League of Women Voters of the Calumet Area informed GoHammond.tv over the weekend that it would not be allowed to live stream the scheduled mayoral debate that is currently scheduled for Tuesday, April 28, 2015. GoHammond.tv had previously planned to air the debate live so that all Hammond residents could view the debate over the internet. This decision by …