Portage, Indiana is located at the southern tip of Lake Michigan. Portage is home to the Portage Lakefront and Riverwalk. This redevelopment offers a fishing pier, restored 900 foot breakwater, 3,500 square foot public pavilion and plenty of parking for easy access to enjoy Lake Michigan. Portage is also home to the Perch Fest and Grand Prix, which celebrates a fishing tournament and boat parade in the month of August. Let's not forget about the beautiful Portage Public Marina to dock or launch your water-ready rides.