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 here!

Weather permitting, we’ll be open for lots of splashy fun. See you there! 

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…

  • MOTOWN NIGHT

    Join us for a fabulous night of Motown Music with Sheryl Youngblood and the Say Yes Band. This is a very popular event at the marina so bring your lawn chairs and dancing shoes! There will be a beer g...

    August 31 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Latest HPA News

Keep current with the latest news from the HPA. View complete news and archives…

To all the slip holders at the Hammond Marina: 08/16/19 - Mother Nature has deposited large amounts of lake grasses through the mouth of the harbor. The wind and boats are bring this material into the entry and main fairways, eventually working its way to the slip holder docks. The marina staff and the College Bound Students are gathering as much of the grasses as possible. […]
Welcome Back Boater Party Cancelled 06/15/19 - The Welcome Back Boater Party has been cancelled due to inclement weather. We’re going to try to reschedule with the band. Stay tuned for updates