The Chicago Casual Traveler: Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville, IN (Lake County)

    Destination of the Day: Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville, IN (Lake County)
    Star Plaza Theatre is one of the largest indoor concert venues in the Chicago-Indiana Suburbs region. A modern complex, next door to a good hotel (great for a quickie weekend getaway), tends to feature mature or family programming. Upcoming shows include: Martin Lawrence (27 April), Sesame Street Live (4-8 May), The Ultimate Doo-Wop Show (14 May), Chris Tucker (21 May), The Monkees (30 June), and Hairspray (30 July-7 August). Due to its location be well prepared for slow traffic prior to any major show.
    Star Plaza Theatre
    8001 Delaware Place
    Merrillville, IN 46410
    (773) 721-4600
    Getting There:
    Public Transit (always confirm schedules)-
    -Not Available
    Auto (always confirm route)-
    -Take I-90 to I-65.
    -Continue on I-65 to the Route 30/East 81st Street/East Lincoln Highway exit (Exit 253)
    -At Rhode Island Street, turn north and continue to theatre.