Lake Michigan's southern shores recreation haven.

Something for everyone, clustered around three lakes — all within two square miles and minutes from Downtown Chicago.

Summer is coming!

Hang on! Summer is on it’s way. (We promise.) Soon we’ll be open for lots of splashy fun!

Great pavilion. Great performances.

The Pavilion at Wolf Lake is a premier outdoor performance venue with easy-access parking and a full schedule of events. Make it your destination for summer concert fun!

Lost Marsh Golf Course. A golfer's world-class dream.

With the natural beauty of George Lake and a view of the Chicago Skyline on the horizon, Lost Marsh Golf Course is your summer golfing haven.

Learn about HPA's upcoming events!

Find out what’s happening at all of our venues. Don’t miss out on the fun!

Welcome to HPA!

Located on the picturesque Southern Shores of Lake Michigan, the Hammond Port Authority is just 20 minutes by land or 12 nautical miles from Chicago.

A recreation haven, there’s something for everyone clustered around three lakes — all within two square miles and linked with a pedestrian trail.

Please join us for one of our upcoming events… or just for a day of relaxing fun.

Many thanks to Joey Lax Salinas for allowing us to use his wonderful photos of the Hammond Marina for all of us to enjoy.

Upcoming HPA Events

Below are some upcoming events at various HPA venues. Come join us! To see all upcoming events, view the calendar…

  • 1540 in Concert

    Join us for a fun August night with 1540!  Bring your dancing shoes and celebrate the beautiful backdrop of the Hammond Marina and Lake Michigan as we’re entertained by this fun and engaging ba...

    August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

    Motown Night returns to the Hammond Marina on Saturday, September 4th.  We welcome back the fabulous Sheryl Youngblood and her excellent group of band members and singers.    The event is free to t...

    September 4 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Latest HPA News

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Seasonal Employment at the Hammond Port Authority 03/1/21 - The Hammond Port Authority is accepting applications for summer employment.  Lost Marsh Golf Course, Wolf Lake Memorial Park, The Aquatic Center and the Hammond Marina are all preparing for the summer season and are looking for seasonal help.  If interested, please complete the application and hand carry or mail it to the Hammond Port Authority […]
Free Fishing Days 02/10/21 - Even though the weather is bitterly cold, here’s something to look forward to!  Indiana residents can enjoy free fishing days in 2021 without having to buy a fishing license – May 2, June 5 and 6 and September 25, 2021 Other fishing rules and regulations apply.  See

2021 Marina Slip Rates

Hammond Marina Slip Rates are now available!

Our current slip permit special includes Buy One Get One 25% off. All slip rates include dock box, water & electric.

For complete information and special discount details, Click here to download Rates 2021 or go to the Hammond Marina page.

For answers to your marina slip questions, please call 219.659.7678.