2022 Indiana Festival Guide

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Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Eric Holcomb Governor State of Indiana

Suzanne Crouch Lt. Governor State of Indiana

Larry Hardman President, ISFA Judah Heritage Festival

Mission Statement:

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Parke County Maple Fair

ISFA Founding Member

The Indiana State Festivals Association® (ISFA) is a non-profit organization created to “Empower Indiana Festivals, Events and Organizations through education, networking and leadership.” ISFA is devoted to promoting and enhancing festivals and events throughout the state.

Elwood Glass Festival ISFA Founding Member


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In recognition of Hoosier Energy as a proud sponsor of the Indiana Festival Guide since 1972

Frankton Heritage Days

Riley Festival

ISFA Founding Member

ISFA Founding Member

500 Festival

ISFA Founding Member

Contents:

2022 Convention: Jan. 21-22

Pages 6-13.......................Associate Members Pages 14-91......................... Festivals by Date Page 91..........Preview of Early 2023 Festivals Pages 92-95..........................................Index Festivals appear chronologically by start date. Visit IndianaFestivals.org to search 2022 festivals.

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The ISFA Annual Convention will be held in partnership with the Indiana Association of Fairs. See page 14. IndianaFairsandFestivals.org

2022 ISFA Spring Workshop: Apr. 23

Hosted by Lawrence County at 8:30am. Find information on page 20 and at IndianaFestivals.net.

2022 ISFA Annual Meeting: Nov. 12

Held at Greenfield Central High School at 8:30am. Information on page 86 and at IndianaFestivals.net.

2022 ISFA Scholarship Pageant: Nov. 12

Hosted by the Riley Festival at Greenfield Central High School at 7pm. For more information, see page 86 or go to IndianaFestivals.net.

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival ISFA Founding Member

About the Cover: The Persimmon Festival, now in its 75th year, is held each year in downtown Mitchell. The festival celebrates the area’s heritage by offering music and entertainment for the entire family while incorporating its prized, native fruit, the Persimmon. Try all the Persimmon varieties and be sure to attend the Grand Parade at this one-of-a-kind festival in Lawrence County.

Tipton County Pork Festival ISFA Founding Member

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Become a Festival Guide Member To participate in the Indiana Festival Guide, contact your Regional Account Executive.

OUG WEISHEIT D ISFA Coordinator 765-592-1662 info@IndianaFestivals.org

211 W. Pennsylvania St., Rockville IN 47872

TERRI GRABILL North 574-315-0662 terrigrabill.isfa@gmail.com KATY CAVALERI Central and East 317-313-5033 kcavaleri@embarqmail.com

DARLA S. BLAZEY West, South Central and South darlasblazey@gmail.com

MICHELE HARDMAN Social Media Coordinator mhardman1212@yahoo.com

2022 Indiana State Festivals Association Board Members:

The Indiana State Festivals Association’s Indiana Festival Guide ® is published annually. All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be reproduced or replicated without written permission from the publisher. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this information, the publisher, ISFA, ISFA members, and advertisers shall not be liable for damages arising out of errors or omissions. © 2022 Indiana State Festivals Association®

Matt True Vice President Madison Regatta

Nancy Alldredge Secretary Riley Festival

Gale Gerber Treasurer Elkhart County 4-H Fair

Bernadette Manuel Assistant Treasurer Starke County Freedom Ride

Brenda Alexander Past President Frankton Heritage Days

Kim Stevens Past Past President Frankfort Hot Dog Festival

Cheryl Hamilton Historian Linton Freedom Festival

Chris Benson ISFA Scholarship Pageant Director Wabash Founders Day Festival

Vanessa McClary Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest

Joshua Reichart 500 Festival

Austin Stevens Harvest Fall Festival

Audra Deckard Shoals Catfish Festival

Sarah Kesterson Riley Festival

Leanne Senter Marshall County Blueberry Festival

Betty Cash Perry County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau

Kaydy Fults Persimmon Festival

Heather Becerra South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority

Open Board Seat

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The 2022 Indiana Festival Guide® is dedicated to our comrade and friend, Larry Bemis. Larry was a long-time member of the ISFA Board of Directors; he served as the 2017 - 2018 ISFA President and was the recipient of the Josephine Hauck Award in 2011. Larry will be deeply missed by his ISFA friends.

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Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.)

City Of Whiting

Hoosier Energy’s 18 member cooperatives strive to provide affordable and reliable electricity across Central and Southern Indiana. A proud sponsor of the Indiana Festival Guide® since 1972. hoosierenergy.com

Indiana Destination Development Corporation

Map out some memories. Plan your Indiana getaway at visitindiana.com. 317-234-2085; visitindiana.com C

Between the sites of Chicago and the shores of Lake Michigan, there’s a small, heartwarming community celebrating big events all year long. 219-659-7700; whitingindiana.com C

Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Covered Bridge Capital-Parke County Come and explore Turkey Run and Shades State Parks, Raccoon and Rockville Lakes and tour 31 Covered Bridges. Parke County offers year-round family friendly activities including festivals, events, unique shopping and dining. C 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Daviess County Chamber Of Commerce and Visitors Bureau Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Anderson Madison County Visitors Bureau

Daviess County stands for: Amish pleasures, festive events, family recreation and adventure. Fishing, hunting, camping and more. 812-254-5262; daviesscounty.com C

Anderson. From festivals, museums, hiking and theatre to shopping, racing and a casino. Both Anderson and Madison County have something for everyone all year long. The fun starts here. 800-533-6569; visitandersonmadisoncounty.com C

Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.) Boone County Convention and Visitors Bureau Information on events, attractions, shops and museums in Zionsville, Lebanon, Whitestown, Thorntown, Advance and Jamestown. C 765-484-8572; boonecvb.com Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Carroll County Chamber of Commerce

Discover Carroll County, where you’ll find the unexpected just down the road, river or trail. You can fish and canoe our many rivers and streams or hike and bike. 765-564-6757; carrollcountychamber.com C Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Cass County Visitors Bureau

If you are looking to find adventure or prefer taking a step back in time, visit Cass County as it is the perfect getaway. 574-753-4856; visit-casscounty.com C 6

Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Dubois County Visitors Center

Home to a variety of family-friendly festivals and events throughout the entire year, along with numerous attractions and superb dining, shopping and lodging opportunities. Create memories to last a lifetime. 812-482-9115; visitduboiscounty.com C

Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.) Elkhart County CVB Celebrating its 15th anniversary, this colorful patchwork of quilt inspired, super-sized gardens and hand-painted, murals deliver dazzling views in the 6 cities and towns of Elkhart County. It’s the only experience of its kind in the world and best of all its free. C 574-262-8161; visitelkhartcounty.com

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Evansville (Vanderburgh Co., South Reg.)

Evansville Convention and Visitors Bureau

Evansville is centrally located with all the amenities of a big city. Evansville offers a unique blend of hoosier hospitality and southern charm. 812-421-2200; visitevansville.com C

Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Experience Franklin County, Indiana

Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.) Hamilton County Tourism, Inc. Art lovers, foodies, music goers, and outdoor explorers will enjoy a memorable getaway in Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, or Westfield. Just north of Indy. C 317-848-3181; visithamiltoncounty.com Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) Hancock County Tourism and Visitor Center Just 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis. Enjoy various museums, arts and entertainment, events, antiques, golfing, parks, historic downtowns, festivals, restaurants, lodging and more. C 317-477-8686; visitinhancock.org

Experience: Recreation, History and Relaxation. Getaway now to Brookville Lake, Historic Metamora and Village of Spires Oldenburg. 765-647-6522; franklincountyin.com C

Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.) Festival Country Indiana It’s always more festive just south of Indy. Come to Festival Country for the music and festivals that fill the weekends, then stay for the great attractions, dining, craft brew and wine, charming downtown and family fun. It’s more festive here. C 317-739-8600; festivalcountryindiana.com

Statewide

Harrison County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Corydon and Harrison County are Southern Indiana’s destination of natural excursions. Visit or call for information about events, parks, caves, outdoor adventures and more. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C

Indiana Tourism Association

Advocating the value of tourism in Indiana’s economy and supporting the best practices of its member organizations. indianatourismassociation.com C

Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Visit Fulton County. We have a variety of festivals, parks, lakes, and shops to visit for all ages. Check out our web page for a sample. 574-223-4436; county25.com C

Cultural exhibits, “Made in Indiana” gift shop, restrooms. Pet friendly. 219-989-7979; alongthesouthshore.com C

Fulton County Tourism Commission

Indiana Welcome Center

Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Jackson County Visitor Center

Pick up a map of our over 200 Barn Quilts. Visit an African American Pioneer Settlement, an 1875 Train Depot, two covered bridges, and more. Close to Evansville. 812-385-0999; gibsoncountyin.org C

Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Gibson County Visitors and Tourism Bureau

Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Greater Kokomo Visitors Bureau

Turn one of our many local festivals into a weekend getaway with KOG art glass factory tours, historical museums, art galleries, a sculpture walk, trails, breweries, great restaurants and comfortable hotels. Visit our website to plan your trip. 765-457-6802; visitkokomo.org C

Bloomfield (Greene Co., South Central Reg.) Greene County Convention, Visitors, Tourism Commission Adventures await. Enjoy bird watching at Goose Pond FWA, stroll through the Sculpture Trails, fish at Greene-Sullivan State Forest, ride your off-road vehicle at Redbird State Riding area or take in a play at Shawnee Theatre. We’ve got something for everyone. C 812-699-0747; visitgc.com

Proud of our community festivals and quaint small towns set in our rolling hills. We are just one hour from Indy, Bloomington and Louisville. Stop in today. 812-524-1914; jacksoncountyin.com C

Jay County Visitor and Tourism Bureau

Home to the world’s largest gas engine and tractor show, nation’s largest vintage bike show and festivals year round. Enjoy the Glass Museum and Museum of the Soldier. No adm. chg. 260-726-3366; visitjaycounty.com C

Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.) LaGrange County Convention and Visitors Bureau Celebrate the holidays in the heart of Amish Country. Stroll and shop for unique gifts in our quaint downtown and enjoy millions of lights and decorations on display town-wide. Santa’s favorite stop for locally-made products, tasty treats and a magical good time. C 260-768-4008; visitshipshewana.org

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.) Lawrence County Tourism “Limestone Country” is home to outdoor playgrounds of caves, forests, rivers, Bluespring Caverns, Spring Mill State Park and the communities of Bedford and Mitchell. C 800-798-0769; limestonecountry.com Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

North Webster Tippecanoe Township Chamber Of Commerce

Welcome home to North Webster. Ride the Historic Dixie Boat, shop for unique gifts and goods, eat at a quaint eatery, enjoy a free water ski show and live music at the town park and beach, launch your boat for fishing or swimming, and end the day at a local resort. 574-834-7076 northwebster.com C

Marion/Grant County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Discover fabulous classic car shows, cool bike rallies, vintage aircraft, The Garfield Trail and James Dean attractions. 765-668-5435; showmegrantcounty.com C

Plymouth (Marshall Co., North Reg.) Marshall County Tourism Take the time to unwind in beautiful northern Indiana’s Marshall County. Enjoy famous festivals and events, quaint unique towns, barn quilt trail, beautiful lodging and blueberries galore. Visit us today and enjoy our amazing hospitality. C 574-936-1882; visitmarshallcounty.org Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Mascot Hall Of Fame

Visit the Mascot Hall of Fame in Whiting to experience interactive, family fun with a wide range of exhibits, activities and events celebrating mascot fun. 219-354-8814; mascothalloffame.com C Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Miami County Chamber Of Commerce and Tourism Bureau

See a circus, experience museums, hike and bike trails, explore orchards, canoe down rivers, learn Cole Porter history and Miami Indians legends. 765-472-1923; enjoymiamicounty.org

Michigan City (La Porte Co., North Reg.) Michigan City LaPorte Convention and Visitors Bureau If you are visiting LaPorte County, there are a few places that should not be missed during your stay. While there are certainly many wonderful attractions in the area, let us give you a look at the very best of Michigan City LaPorte. 219-872-5055; michigancitylaporte.com Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.) Muncie Visitors Bureau Muncie offers a wide variety of entertainment, dining, sports and leisure, culture and the arts, and fun family getaways. Muncie is the hometown of Garfield the Cat and the new Bob Ross Experience. Don’t miss a moment of the exciting things in the Muncie area. C 765-284-2700; visitmuncie.org 7658

Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.)

Ohio County Tourism, Inc.

Visit Historic Rising Sun/Ohio County. Located along the Ohio River, enjoy shopping, dining, lodging, historical attractions, and events. Dock and walk our amazing Riverfront. Home of Rising Star Casino Resort. Tour groups welcome. 812-439-4933; enjoyrisingsun.com C Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Perry County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Visitor Center gift shop. 60,000-acre Hoosier National Forest along the Ohio River. Hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, boating, and wineries. Cabins and train rides. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com C Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Ripley County Tourism Bureau

Welcome Center. Visit us for information including Versailles State Park, Milan ‘54 Hoosiers Museum, unique inns, museums, muzzle loading, events, restaurants and more. 812-689-7431; ripleycountytourism.com C

Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.) Shelby County Tourism and Visitors Bureau Discover Shelby County. The historic Porter Visitor Center offers brochures, maps, festival information, and walking and driving tours. C 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com Santa Claus (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Spencer County Visitors Bureau

Visit Santa Claus, Indiana, home of Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari and tons of family fun. Explore sites throughout Abraham Lincoln’s Indiana Boyhood Home. 888-444-9252; santaclausind.org C

Knox (Starke Co., North Reg.) Starke County Convention & Visitors Commission Visit our website and Facebook page to view information on current events, festivals, attractions, trails and lodging. C 574-249-3563; visitstarkecounty.com

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Spencer (Owen Co., West Reg.) Sweet Owen Convention and Visitors Bureau Escape to the natural beauty of “Sweet Owen” County. Home to Indiana’s first state park, McCormick’s Creek, Cataract Upper and Lower Falls, covered bridge, general store, Green’s Bluff Nature Preserve and more. Owen County is truly “An Adventure In All Seasons.” C 812-714-8110; sweetowencvb.org

Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Visit Hendricks County

Just minutes west of Indy. We have so much to see and do in Avon, Brownsburg, Danville and Plainfield including fun festivals, outdoor recreation, oval and drag racing events, unforgettable eateries, nostalgia and more. Scan the QR code for our top festivals and events. C

317-718-8750; visithendrickscounty.com Sullivan (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Tourism Commission Of Sullivan County

Explore historical sites, fishing, boating, camping, family-oriented destinations, art guild, museums and fun-filled festivals and events in Sullivan County. 812-905-0131; discoversullivan.com C Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Vincennes/Knox County Visitors and Tourism Bureau

Vincennes is Indiana’s first city; an ideal getaway for history enthusiasts. Tour our showcase of historic sites and the Red Skelton Museum. 812-886-0400; visitvincennes.org C Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Warsaw (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.) Visit Kosciusko County Kosciusko County hosts festivals and events throughout the year for visitors to enjoy. Whether you are looking for small-town festivals or festivals that attract people from around the country, there’s an event for you. Visit our website for upcoming events. C 574-269-6090; visitkosciuskocounty.org Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Visit Lafayette - West Lafayette

Visitors center, lodging availability, brochures, maps. Meeting, convention and sporting event planning, group tours, itineraries, coupons and packages. 765-447-9999; homeofpurdue.com C

Visit Fort Wayne

Visit Fort Wayne for family fun and amazing festivals any time of year. 800-767-7752; visitfortwayne.com C

Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Visit Madison, Inc.

French Lick (Orange Co., South Reg.) Visit French Lick West Baden History, luxury and the great outdoors. Enjoy familyfriendly attractions, world-class golf, award-winning spas and unique experiences including up-close animal encounters. Unforgettable memories are waiting to be made in this charming resort community. C 812-936-3418; visitfrenchlickwestbaden.com 10

Madison is a beautiful river town nestled on the majestic Ohio River, midway between Louisville and Cincinnati. Year-round events, shopping, history tours, and more. 812-265-2956; visitmadison.org C

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.) Visit Morgan County Discover hidden gems and scenic beauty just minutes from Indianapolis and Bloomington. Friendly small towns, fun festivals, local artisans, family farms, forest trails and unique shops await in Morgan County. Make memories your family will treasure for a lifetime. C 765-346-5611; visitmorgancountyin.com South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Visit South Bend Mishawaka

Experience everything fun to do in the South Bend area. Take a Notre Dame campus tour, visit the interactive River Lights and go white water rafting downtown. 800-519-0577; visitsouthbend.com C Wabash (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Visit Wabash County

Let us make arrangements for you. Tour group itineraries. Fine dining, historic hotels, world-class entertainment, museums, festivals, covered bridges, art galleries. 260-563-7171; visitwabashcounty.com Boonville (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Warrick County Tourism

Warrick County offers a variety of opportunities to relax, dine, shop, and enjoy outdoor activities. For up-to-date information about the festivals and events in Warrick, see website. 812-802-9235; visitwarrick.com C

Salem (Washington Co., South Reg.) Washington County Tourism Commission Discover the past, enjoy the present in beautiful Washington County. Museums, festivals, lakes, camping, hiking, unique shops and eateries, and more. C 812-883-4303; washingtoncountytourism.com

Michigan Festival and Events Association

Statewide organization serving communities and volunteers throughout Michigan, promoting local events, festivals and destinations throughout the Midwest. 989-845-2080; mfea.org C Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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French Lick (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

CHall Illustration/Design and Associates

French Lick. Specializing in graphic design, emphasis on tourism relating to ads, brochures, booklets, maps, and websites. Production partner to the Indiana State Festival Guide®. 812-678-4605; challid.com

Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Hardman Promotions LLC

Need help managing your Facebook page for your festival, fair, or event? What about keeping your website updated and professional looking? Or writing eye-catching copy for your printed material or blog? Take some pressure off yourself and let us help you. 812-508-1575 C

Cody Ikerd and The Sidewinders

Indiana’s Hottest Country Music Recording Artist incorporating songs from Hank Jr., Waylon to Chris Stapleton and more with an energy few have seen in country music. Email cody ikerd music@gmail.com. 812-276-7071 C

Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance

Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance has served Hoosiers since 1934. The company has grown to include insurance products for auto, life, home, business and farm. Find local agents in each of Indiana’s 92 counties. Quotes available online. C

800-723-3276; infarmbureau.com Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Indiana Floats, LLC

Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.) Elkhart County Quilt Gardens The Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail celebrates its 15th anniversary. This colorful patchwork of quilt inspired, super-sized gardens and hand-painted, quilt themed, murals deliver dazzling views in the communities of Bristol, Elkhart, Goshen, Middlebury, Nappanee, and Wakarusa. Adm. chg. C X 574-262-8161; visitelkhartcounty.com

22-foot step van with a colorful promotional wrap that highlights Indiana’s festivals, fairs and events. Music, lights, PA and a bubble machine make for a real festive touch to any parade or festival. Distributing the Indiana Festival Guide ® and travel brochures. 765-592-1662

Throughout Indiana Indiana Foodways Alliance Promoting Indiana’s locally owned restaurants through 21 Culinary Trails. There’s a trail for every food lover: Hoosier Pie, Tenderloin Lovers, I Scream For Ice Cream, Hoosier BBQ, Just Cruisin and more. Find a trail to experience Indiana’s favorite local foods. C indianafoodways.com

Newburgh (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Express ATM LLC

Express ATM provides ATMs for fairs, festivals, outdoor concerts and more. Contact us today. 910-987-3769; expressatm.com C 12

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Statewide Indiana State Park Inns Seven beautiful hotels located in scenic state parks. Abe Martin Lodge, Clifty Inn, Fort Harrison Inn, Canyon Inn, Potawatomi Inn, Spring Mill Inn and Turkey Run Inn. For reservations call or visit the website. X 1-877-LODGES1; indianainns.com

Marengo (Crawford Co., South Reg.)

Marengo Cave

Designated a US National Natural Landmark, Marengo Cave is recognized as one of the best show caves around. Open every day. Adm. Chg. 812-365-2705; marengocave.com C

Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Jennifer Johnson & Music For The Jennerations

Jennifer shares, encourages and inspires with her unique collection of Gospel, Country and Big Band music including singalongs and trivia games. Custom event programs. 317-513-6823; musicforthejennerations.com

Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

No Fences Ultimate Tribute To Garth Brooks

Linton. No Fences is the ultimate tribute to Garth Brooks. No Fences authentically replicates the sound, look and feel of a Garth Brooks concert. This high energy tribute is sure to be a crowd pleaser. 317-614-5195; nofencestribute.com C Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Legendary Entertainment Productions, LLC / Magic In The Sky, LLC

Multi-service statewide company. Custom designed fireworks and pyrotechnic displays; outdoor, indoor, close proximity, stage, reenactments. Book local or national acts. 614-402-2375; magicinthesky.com

Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Propeller Marketing

We are an Indiana advertising agency that will motivate visitors to come to your destination, festival, event or attraction. We are a 20-year-old company that specializes in tourism marketing in Indiana. How can we serve you? 317-770-8183; propellermktg.com C

Grove City, Ohio

The Most Authentic Elvis Presley Tribute Band

Delivering a high quality show. Sit back as we relive the music and memories of Elvis. This tribute band also offers other powerful tributes to Garth Brooks and Buddy Holly and works with 100s of other tribute bands. toddberryonline.com C Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Jan. 8, Feb. 12, Mar. 12, Apr. 9, May 14, Jun. 11, Jul. 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Second Saturdays

Downtown. Family friendly activities, entertainment and lots of fun. 5pm-9pm. No adm. chg. C X Jan. 8-9 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Festival Of Ice

Carter Green. Professional carving demonstrations, fast-paced carve-off competition, people’s choice awards, chili cook-off, outdoor ice skating to a live DJ and more. No adm. chg. 317-402-1309; theiceatcartergreen.com C X Jan. 21-22 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Ice Festival and Chili Cook-Off

Downtown Shipshewana. Come watch how expert ice carvers create wonderful frozen masterpieces and stay to see the finished products. No adm. chg. 260-768-7589 C X

Feb. 5 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Pajama Sale

Throughout Town. Come shop in comfort in the relaxing town of Shipshewana. Grab your friends, stay overnight, and then go shopping while wearing your pajamas to get great deals. No adm. chg. 260-768-7589 C X Feb. 12, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing

Feb. 18-20 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

30th Annual Indiana Motorcycle & Powersports Expo

Jan. 21-22 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) INAF & ISFA Annual Convention Indianapolis Marriott East Hotel. Join festivals and fairs from across Indiana for educational sessions, entertainment showcases, panel discussions and industry trade show. Attended by over 1,500 festival and fair representatives. Adm. chg. C X 317-372-2449; indianafairsandfestivals.org

Eagles in Flight Weekend Jan. 28-30 Marshall (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Eagles In Flight Weekend

Turkey Run State Park, Nature Center. Discover nests, an overnight roost, and hunting grounds as we explore the habitats of eagles, hawks, and owls. Meet live raptors. Adm. chg. 765-597-2654; coveredbridges.com X 2023 Dates: Jan. 27-29

Indiana State Fairgrounds. Premier Motorcycle & Powersports Expo. Over 70,000 sq. ft. of the latest model bikes, Side X Sides, ATVs, UTV accessories, gear, travel destinations, more. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X

Feb. 18-20, Feb. 23-27 (Closed Mon. and Tues.) Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Ford 67th Annual Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show

Indiana State Fairgrounds. Over 750,000 sq. ft. of the outdoors, indoors. Acres of boats, RVs, fishing tackle, travel destinations, ATVs, seminars and entertainment. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X

Feb. 24-27 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

24th Annual Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo Indiana State Fairgrounds Expo Hall. Midwest’s Premier Hunting Expo featuring the latest in hunting gear and apparel plus outfitters from across the globe. Learn from the pros at our Big Tine Seminars. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X 14

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary.

Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Feb. 25-26 Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival

City Park Community Building. Marsh Madness is during bird migration thru southern Indiana. Along with Sandhill cranes, there are many other birds to enjoy seeing. Adm. chg. 812-890-3673; friendsofgoosepond.org C X Feb. 26 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Mardi Gras Blues Ball - Delphi Opera House

Delphi Opera House. Get your Mardi Gras revelry on with a dynamic evening of the best in Blues music, great N’awlins cuisine and brews. Mardi Party attire encouraged. Tickets online. Adm. chg. 765-564-4300; delphioperahouse.org C X

Feb. 27-28, Mar. 5-6 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Parke County Maple Fair 4-H Fairgrounds. Parke County Maple Syrup producers tap the trees that provide sugar water for making maple syrup. Pancake Breakfast served all day, painting, arts and crafts, and maple syrup. Tour maple camps. No adm. chg. C X 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com

Mar. 5-6, Parke County Maple Fair See Feb. 27 listing Mar. 11-12 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Jay County Fiber Arts Festival

Jay Community Center. 2-day Fiber Arts Festival for all fiber enthusiasts. Demonstrations, vendors, sheep shearing, classes, lectures and kids’ area. Admission is $1; 12 and under free. 260-726-3366; visitjaycounty.com C X Mar. 12, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Mar. 19-20 New Carlisle (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Sugar Camp Days

Bendix Woods County Park. Sugar House. Pancake breakfast. Sugarbush tours. Music, horse-drawn wagon rides, ice carving, kids’ activities, artisan demonstrations, Native American life-ways. Gate fee $8/vehicle. No adm. chg. 574-654-3155; sjcparks.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Mar. 18-19 Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Apr. TBD Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Dish It Out

The Strand Theatre. Culinary artists from Shelby County’s Blue River Career Program “Dish It Out” in a live competition for a culinary scholarship. Adm. chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com C X Apr. 8-10 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

The Indiana Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Marketplace The Thomas Family Winery. A gathering of spicy people with “hot” and “fiery” needs. No adm. chg. 812-273-3755; indianahotluck.us C X

Apr. 22-24 Marshall (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Turkey Run Women’s Wellness Retreat

Turkey Run Inn at Turkey Run State Park. Classes ranging from wood carving, candle making, wine tasting and lots more with or without Inn room nights. Adm. chg. 765-590-6020; coveredbridges.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 21-23

Apr. 9, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Apr. 9 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Wine Walk

Downtown Corydon. Local wineries set up tasting in shops and businesses throughout Historic Downtown Corydon for the annual Wine Walk. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C X Apr. 20-23 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Welcome To Fairyville

Noblesville Cultural Arts District. Start at Nickel Plate Arts. Fairies have taken over downtown Noblesville and you are invited to join in on the fun and mischief. All Ages. No adm. chg. 317-452-3690; noblesvilleartscouncil.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 19-22

Apr. 22-24 Wakarusa (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival

Historic Downtown Wakarusa. The 53rd Annual Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival is a family favorite. Free popcorn, parade, magician, animals, music acts, pedal pull and more. No adm. chg. 574-862-4344; wakarusamaplesyrupfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 28-30 Apr. 23 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Apr. 21-24 Mansfield (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Mansfield Mushroom & Market Festival

Mansfield Village. Thur. - Tractor show and bands; Fri. - ATV and motorcycle show, hot dog eating contest; Sat. - Car show and mushroom auction; Sun. - Mushroom auction and concert, vendors and food. No adm. chg. 270-792-7169; coveredbridgemansfield.com X

Flower & Garden Show Of Carroll County

Flora Town Park. Think Spring. Annual event featuring flowers, hanging baskets, vegetable plants, perennials, garden art, supplies and more. Door prizes. No adm. chg. 574-967-3022; floracommunityclub.org C X

Apr. 23 Greenwood (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Rock The Block Run

Center Grove High School. 10K (timed), 5K walk/run (timed and/or family-friendly), and a free Kids Run. The event includes scenic courses, food, music, vendors, awards. 317-738-3434; rocktheblockrun.org C X 18

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


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Spring Workshop Apr. 23 Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

ISFA Spring Workshop

Spring Mill State Park Inn. Learn how to make your community’s event even better. Free for ISFA & INAF members. $30 for non-members (includes lunch). Seminars, presentations and marketing ideas. C X

765-592-1662; indianafestivals.org

Apr. 23-24 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Rendezvous

Bridgeton. 1878 grounds. Living history reenactment (1750-1840). Trading posts, black powder shoots, tomahawk/ knife throwing, woods walk, skillet throw, hearth cooking in the cabin. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com

Apr. 23-24, Oct. 23-24 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Corydon Extravaganza

Harrison County Fairgrounds. An astonishing array of handmade items and antiques comprise the Corydon Extravaganza, an event held three times a year at the historic Harrison County Fairgrounds. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C X Apr. 23-30 Orleans (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Orleans Dogwood Festival

Historic Congress Square. 52nd annual festival showcasing the beautiful Dogwood trees in the Indiana Dogwood Capitol. Enjoy the parade, carnival rides, food, live music and more. No adm. chg. 812-865-9930; orleansdogwoodfestival.com C X

Apr. 29-May 1 Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Crossroads Acoustic Music Festival

Downtown Seymour. Enjoy regional and national artists at multiple venues. Food vendors, wine and beer, artist merchandise and more. Come and enjoy the hometown of John Mellencamp. Adm. chg. 812-524-1914; crossroadsacousticfest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 28-30

Apr. 23-24 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Perry County Dogwood Festival

Several locations around Perry County. St. Pius Church grounds to the Rome Courthouse. Tour beautiful Perry County for Dogwood trees while enjoying food vendors, flea markets, craft booths, quilt shows, No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 22-23

Apr. 23-24 Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg.)

Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History

Town Square and Historical Society. Civil War reenactments, mock battles, parade. Demonstrations in old time arts, woodcarving, spinning. Working blacksmith shop, hot meals, hundreds of pies and breads. No adm. chg. 812-346-8989; jenningscounty.org X 2023 Festival Dates: Apr. 22-23 20

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Apr. 30 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Apr. 30 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

MPA Opry Barn. Full day of workshops, jams and networking for mandolin enthusiasts in Indiana’s Canal Town. Evening show open to the public. Like our Facebook pg. for updates. Adm. chg. 765-647-6522; metamorampa.org C X 2023 Date: Apr. 29

Market Street Park. Enjoy the sounds of Jazz music while sampling wine, craft beer and tasty food. Run/walk the JazzedUp 5K in the morning. Adm. chg. 812-683-5699; gardengatefestival.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Apr. 29

Metamora Mandolin Gathering

Garden Gate: Jazz, Wine, & Craft Beer

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Apr. 29-May 1

Crossroads Acoustic Music Festival See Apr. 29 listing May TBD Boonville (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Rockin’ Around The Clock Car Show

Downtown Square. Monarch Rod and Custom Car Show, a classic car event to showcase cars from years’ past. Music, food and good, old-time Rock and Roll. Fun for the whole family. No adm. chg. 812-802-9235; visitwarrick.com C X May 1, Jun. 5, Jul. 3, Aug. 7, Sep. 4, Oct. 2 Lawrenceburg (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg.)

Tri-State Antique Market

Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds. Indiana’s largest antiques and vintage market. Held the first Sun. of the month, May thru Oct. Rain or shine. Over 200 dealers selling on each market day. Adm. chg. 513-702-2680; lawrenceburgantiqueshow.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: May 7, Jun. 4, Jul. 2, Aug. 6, Sep. 3, Oct. 1

May 3-Sep. 28 Tues. & Weds.; May 30; Jul. 4; Sep. 5; plus 2 Special Weekends Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Flea Market

Shipshewana Flea Market Grounds. 700+ open-air booths on 40 acres at the Midwest’s largest flea market. Bargains on home decor, plants, produce, collectibles, tools, crafts, pet items and more. Parking chg. only. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/flea-market C X 2023 Dates: May 2-Sep. 27 Tues. and Weds. + special dates

May 6-7 Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Indiana Gourd Society State Gourd Show

Fulton County Museum. Gourd art, crafting supplies, auction, demonstrations, classes, food, crafted gourds, dried gourds, and gourd seeds. Adm. chg. 765-674-8088; indianagourdsociety.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: May 5-6 May 6-7 Newburgh (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Newburgh Wine Fest

Old Lock and Dam Park. Features Indiana wineries, craft beer garden, restaurants, food trucks, artists and live music all day. Bring your friends and raise a glass. Adm. chg. 812-853-2815; historicnewburgh.org C X May 6-7 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Highway 38 Sale

Downtown. Miles and miles of shopping. Antiques, yard sales and food. No adm. chg. pendletonin.org C X May 6-7 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

MayFest In Shipshewana

Northeast of Downtown. Come help the Shipshewana locals kick-off the summer season with live entertainment, a basketball tournament, food vendors, and a parade. No adm. chg. 260-768-7589

May 7 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

‘Savor Lebanon’ Craft Beer, Wine, Spirits and Food Fest May 4-29 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

500 Festival

Downtown Indianapolis and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Celebrate the Indy 500 at our 10+ events in May. From the nation’s best half marathon - to race weekend’s legendary parade, there’s something for everyone. Join us. Adm. chg. 317-927-3378; 500festival.com C X May 6 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Chocolate Celebration

Kokomo First Church of the Nazarene. Don’t miss Kokomo’s sweetest event of the year. Enjoy a large variety of delicious and mouthwatering chocolate treats. Come early for best selection. 11am-2pm. No adm. chg. 765-453-7611; samaritancaregivers.org/events/chocolate+celebration/2 X 22

Boone County Fairgrounds. Featuring craft beer, cider, wine and spirits from 20+ premier breweries, wineries and distilleries throughout Indiana. Featuring Lebanon and Indy restaurants. Over 21 event. Adm. chg. 765-485-3004; savorlebanon.com C X

May 7 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Riley Wrangler’s Arts and Crafts Fair

Hancock County 4-H Fairgrounds. 36th Annual. 100 plus inside booths. Open 9am - 5pm. Food vendors, live entertainment, free parking, free admission and door prizes. 317-435-8276; rileywranglers.org X 2023 Festival Date: May 6

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


May 7 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Crafty Saturday In Shelby County

Fairgrounds. 70 Vendors. Car show, motorcycle ride, local author book signing, kids’ crafts, flower sale, door prizes. Live entertainment all day. Mel’s Catering. 9-4. No adm. chg. 317-401-1065 C X 2023 Festival Date: May 6

May 7-8 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Spring Fling

Metamora Business District. Enjoy spring in Indiana’s Canal Town. Featuring a Ducky Hunt, artisan demonstrations, local history, plant sale and live music. No adm. chg. 765-647-6522; metamoraindiana.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: May 6-7 May 13-14 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Smoke On The Square

Hope Town Square. BBQ competition in pork ribs, pulled pork, chicken and brisket categories. Pulled pork and brisket available for purchase. Vendors, activities, live entertainment. No adm. chg. 812-546-4499; hopebbqcontest.com C X May 14,

Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing May 14 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Peru Visual Art Festival

Downtown. Fabulous art-centric activities from 9 am-10pm. Experience great art, art classes, competitions, reception and music. No adm. chg. 765-919-4278 X

May 14 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Heritage Day

Rockport City Park. Feel the history as you walk in Lincoln’s footsteps. Visit with costumed interpreters, demonstrators, kids’ activities, museum tour, music, food and more. Adm. chg. 812-649-9147; lincolnpioneervillage.com C X 2023 Festival Date: May 13 May 14 Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg.)

Fred The Goat Public Art Gig

Courthouse Square. A public art festival based on the legend of Fred The Vevay Hill Goat. Artists’ statues, posters and creations revealed. Goat products, vendors, food, music. No adm. chg. 812-427-3237; switzcotourism.com C X 2023 Festival Date: May 13 Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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May 14, Jun. 11, Jul. 9, Aug. 13, Sep. 3 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Mosey Down Main Street

Downtown Main St. Live entertainment, food, family friendly, free event introducing the sights, sounds, venues and merchants of downtown Lafayette. No adm. chg. 765-423-2550; moseydownmain.com C X

May 20-21 Harrodsburg (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

Harrodsburg Heritage Days

Community Center, 1002 W Popcorn Rd. Fish fry, parade, baby contest, food booths, kiddy tractor pull, arts and crafts, free entertainment under outside pavilion. Kids rides and games. Fun for all. No adm. chg. 812-320-2864; harrodsburgheritagedays.org C X

May 15 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival

Downtown Allen County Public Library. Noon to 5pm. Japanese music and dance performances, tea ceremony, food, displays, vendors, children’s activities, anime, cosplay, haiku contest. No adm. chg. 260-432-7780; cherryblossomfw.com C X

May 21 Montezuma (Parke Co., West Reg.)

ZoomTown 5K

Ceres Solutions at 4338 W. Co. Rd. 40 N. Rockville. Run through the historic Sim Smith and Phillips Covered Bridges. Medals for top 3 males and top 3 females. Award given for the largest participant group. Adm. chg. 817-304-7008 C X 2023 Festival Date: May 20

May 20-21 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Franklin County Quilt Show

Brookville Government Center. 10th annual show with community quilts, bedturning, challenge category, vendors, food, door prizes, along with demonstrations. Adm. chg. 866-647-6555; quiltbatts.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: May 19-20 May 21 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Art of Wine

Carmel Arts & Design District. Features local and regional wines, wine-related art, entertainment and live music. $20 wine tasting fee for those 21 and over. Open to all ages. No adm. chg. 317-571-2787; carmelartsanddesign.com C X

May 26-Jun. 4 Terre Haute (Vigo Co., West Reg.)

48th Banks Of The Wabash Festival

Fairbanks Park. Live music, midway rides, food vendors, crafters and Bingo games. Sun. gospel music. Community Band Festival May 30. Free parking. No adm. chg. 812-232-2727; terrehaute.in.gov/departments/parks X 24

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


May 27-29 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Chain Saw Carving Invitational

Historic Downtown. Chainsaw carvers at work in Indiana’s Canal Town, as they create a piece on site. Sun. afternoon, is your chance to buy a piece of art at the auction. No adm. chg. 765-647-6522; historicmetamora.net C X 2023 Festival Dates: May 26-28

May 27, Jul. 22, Aug. 26, Sep. 23 New Palestine (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Music On Depot: New Pal Summer Concert Series

11 E. Main Street. Live music the 4th Friday in May, July, Aug. and Sept. 6 pm-9 pm. Beer and wine garden, food. Great family night out; bring your lawn chairs and enjoy. No adm. chg. 317-620-1436; newpalmainstreet.com C X May 27-29, Sept. 23-25 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Old Court Days

Courthouse Square. A wide variety of unique handcrafted arts, woodwork, collectibles, crafts, antiques and food booths. 10x10 vendor space $100 each festival. No adm. chg. pilotclubofmadison.com C X May 28 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

May 28-29 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Courthouse Square. One of the best, one-day, outdoor fine art fairs in the Midwest. Features paintings, sculptures, pottery, photography, prints and jewelry. No adm. chg. 765-491-6298; roundthefountain.org C X

French Commons and George Rogers Clark NHP. American Revolutionary War reenactment featuring soldiers, craftsmen, traders and merchants. Live entertainment and demonstrations for all ages. Adm. chg. 800-886-6443; spiritofvincennes.org C X

Round The Fountain Art Fair

May 28 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Southern Indiana Uncorked

Harrison County Fairgrounds. Sample wines from all over Southern Indiana with a fun, festive atmosphere. Enjoy live music, food, and friends. Must be 21 or over to enter. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C X

Spirit Of Vincennes Rendezvous

May 28-30 (Starke Co., North Reg.)

Starke County Freedom Ride

50 mile horseback ride. 3 days of riding, camping, and fellowship. Raising awareness and funds for our local veterans. Guest speaker Sun. night. Major stops in North Judson, Knox, and Hamlet. 765-438-2349 X 2023 Dates: May 27-29 May 30 New Castle (Henry Co., Central Reg.)

Memorial Day Parade

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Downtown. Midwest’s largest Memorial Day Parade. Bring the family and enjoy the parade or make a float/entry. Join us in honoring our fallen heroes. No adm. chg. 765-529-5210; nchcchamber.com C X

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May 26-Jun. 4

48th Banks Of The Wabash Festival See May 26 listing Jun. TBD Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Wine Walk

Downtown Public Square. Taste the unique flavors of local wineries as you stroll around historic downtown and visit local shops. See website for up-to-date timing and information. Adm. chg. 317-398-9552; mainstreetshelbyville.org C X Jun. TBD Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Jun. 3-5 Rosedale (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rosedale Strawberry Festival

Rosedale. Main Street and Civic Center. Totally scrumptious family fun. KidZone, crafts, fireworks, pageants, meals, contests, car show, more. Fresh strawberry shortcakes. No adm. chg. 765-592-0816; historicrosedale.com X

Harrison County Fair

Harrison County Fairgrounds. Now in its 163rd year, the Harrison County Fair is Indiana’s oldest continuously running county fair in the state. Enjoy fair classics: food, rides, games and more. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C X Jun./Jul. TBD Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Indiana Black Expo, Anderson Chapter Summer Festival

Jackson Park, 2200 Raible Ave., Anderson. This is a multicultural event that showcases live music, food and merchant vendors, parade, youth and adult basketball, health and resource fair, and more. No adm. chg. C X Jun. 3 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Kokomo Strawberry Festival

Courthouse Square, Downtown Kokomo. Enjoy delicious homemade shortcakes with strawberries, ice cream and whipped cream, served until 7pm while supplies last. Live music, vendors and food trucks. 11am-9pm. No adm. chg. 765-457-5301; greaterkokomo.com/downtown-events/ C X

Jun. 4 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Dubois County Boots & Bulls | Rodeo & Concert

Dubois County 4-H Fairgrounds. Don’t miss rodeo action in the grandstand outdoor arena. Enjoy professional and amateur bull riding, kids mutton bustin’, and great music. Adm. chg. 618-771-7408; dcbootsandbulls.com C X

Main Street Rockville Cruise-In, Motorcycle, Scooter and Bike Show Jun. 4 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Jun. 3-4 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival

Johnson County Fairgrounds. Family Fun. Wide selection of vendors offering yarns, spinning fibers and handmade goods. Enjoy workshops, demonstrations, competitions, and door prizes. No adm. chg. hoosierhillsfiberfestival.com C X

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Main Street Rockville Cruise-In

Rockville Courthouse Lawn. Trophies for cars, bikes, motorcycles, scooters. Registration fee. Street music, food, shopping on the square. 2-7pm. No adm. chg. 765-592-1530; mainstreet-rockville.com X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 3

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


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Jun. 4-5 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Jun. 9-11 Crothersville (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Historic Downtown. Experience quaint Metamora, Indiana’s Canal Town. Enjoy strawberry shortcake and live music. Visit specialty shops and grist mill. Train rides available. No adm. chg. 765-647-6522; metamoraindiana.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 3-4

Main and Preston Sts. Top entertainment, food, carnival, crafts, car show, talent show, antique tractors, Sat. parade, kids’ contests, great music, and fireworks. No adm. chg. 812-569-4019; crothersvillerwb.com C X

Metamora Strawberry Days

Crothersville Red White & Blue Festival

Jun. 9-12 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.) Jun. 4-5 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Cole Porter Festival

Boone County Summer Fest

Throughout Peru. Great music, interesting tours, fabulous food events, film, multimedia presentations. Fee for some of the activities. No adm. chg. 765-460-2111; coleporterfestival.org X

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Jun. 9, 16, 23, 30 Fortville (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Lebanon Memorial Park, 130 E. Ulen Dr. Six act summer event from noon until 10pm. Offering great food for attendees. The event is kid friendly, but we will have beverages for the 21+ crowd. No adm. chg. 765-485-3004; lebannon.in.gov/events X

Tri-State Antique Market See May 1 listing

Fortville Summer Concert Series

Landmark Park. Open 6pm. Live music 7:30pm. Artists in the park. Dancing, food vendors, beer garden, children’s play area. Great family fun. Bring chairs and pets. No adm. chg. 317-407-0316; fortvilleaction.com C X Jun. 5 Lyons (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Lyons Strawberry Festival

Lyons Town Park. Best strawberry cake and ice cream, parade, live music, bounce houses, food vendors, arts and crafts vendors, baby contest, car show, horse pull and auction. No adm. chg. 812-381-2133; visitgc.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 4

Jun. 10, 17, 24; Jul. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26; Sep. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Oct. 7 Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Polo At Hickory Hall Polo Club

Hickory Hall Polo Club. Come and watch the sport of kings and enjoy what polo has to offer. All polo matches benefit charities. See website for calendar of polo matches and entertainment. Adm. chg. 317-223-4281; indypolo.com C X Jun. 7-11 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Pendleton Lions Club June Jamboree

Beautiful Historic Falls Park. Over 50 years working with Luehr’s Ideal Rides. No adm. chg. 765-778-2141 C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 6-10

Jun. 10 Decatur (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Decatur Sculpture Tour

Downtown. The 11th annual sculpture exhibit unveiling – art-centric activities, Plein Air painting contest, food, wine, walking tours. Exhibit open until Apr. 2023. No adm. chg. 260-724-3939; decatursculpturetour.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 9

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Jun. 11 Westport (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Main Street Covered Bridge Festival

3601 W. Layton Dr. Westport. A fun filled family oriented event with vendors and breakfast, Bingo, and dinner on the historical covered bridge. No adm. chg. 812-662-4217; C X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 10 Jun. 10 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Taste Of Shelby County - A Bicentennial Event

Downtown Public Square. Experience International Flavors from around the world. Live music, kids’ activities, chalk art contest and drive-in car show. 6pm-10pm. Adm. chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com C X

Jun. 10-11 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival

Jun. 11 Buffalo (White Co., West Reg.)

Buffalo Community Daze

Buffalo Fire Department, Lightstream Telephone Company. Car and motorcycle show 9am-3pm. Yard sales 8am-4pm. Brisket, buffalo burgers, wine and more. Craft and flea market vendors, kids’ games and fun, and more. No adm. chg. 574-595-0745; enjoywhitecounty.com X 2023 Date: Jun. 10

Jun. 11-12 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Pow Wow-NCGLNAC 18th Annual Gathering

Island Park. 42nd annual event. Musical entertainment all weekend on the Island. Children’s entertainment. Food, art and craft vendors. Adm. chg. 574-295-7275; elkhartindiana.org/parks C X

Tri-State Antique Gas Engine Association Grounds. Native American drums, singers, dancers, vendors, food, pre-1840s camp, free kids’ activities. Event opens 10am. Native dancing Sat. 1-4:30pm, 6-9pm; Sun. Noon-4pm. Adm. chg. 269-591-0494; ncglnac.org C X

Jun. 10-12 Crawfordsville (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

Jun. 11-12 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Crawfordsville Strawberry Festival

Lane Place - Corner of Pike and Water Streets. National entertainment acts Fri. and Sat. night. Car shows, tractor show, children’s activities, arts and crafts, food, tennis and softball tournaments, 4k run. No adm. chg. 765-918-2759; crawfordsvillestrawberryfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 9-11

Red Skelton Festival

Red Skelton Museum. Honoring one of America’s favorite clowns with two days of fun. Fri. evening performance and Sat. festival featuring entertainment, games, clowns and food. No adm. chg. 800-886-6443; redskeltonmuseum.org C X

Jun. 11, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Jun. 11, Mosey Down Main Street See May 14 listing Jun. 11 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Greenfield Strawberry Festival

Parking lot across street from Bradley United Methodist Church. Continuing the hometown tradition in beautiful downtown Greenfield. Yummy homemade strawberry shortcake topped with your choice of ice cream and/or whipped topping. Adm. chg. 317-462-2662 C X

Jun. 11-19, Sep. 10-18 Friendship (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Friendship Flea Market

SR 62, one mile E. of Friendship. 500 vendor spaces selling a wide variety of goods and specialty food. Blacktopped roads, horse drawn trolley rides, live music and campfire on the weekends. Camping available. Parking chg only.

859-341-9188; friendshipfleamarket.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 10-18, Sep. 9-17 30

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


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Jun. 13-19 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Shelby County Fair

Fairgrounds. 4-H exhibits, live music, great food and vendor booths. Superb midway and special activities every night. See website for up-to-date timing and information. No adm. chg. 317-392-1612; shelbycountyfair.us C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 12-18 Jun. 15-19 Huntington (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

Huntington Heritage Days

Downtown. Action-packed festival. Carnival, hot-air balloon launches at HNHS, two car shows, kids’ zone, entertainment, parade, JeFFFest Art Festival on Sun. evening. No adm. chg. 260-356-5300; huntingtoncountychamber.com C

Jun. 16-18 Lagro (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Lagro Good Ole Days

Downtown. Food, fireworks, crafts, face painting, moonwalks, bands, games, car show, parade. No adm. chg. 260-571-6664; lagroindiana.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 15-17

Jun. 16-18 Edinburgh (Johnson Co., Central Reg.) 31st Annual Johnson County Antique Machinery Show Johnson County Park. Features John Deere tractors, equipment, garden tractors, gas engines and oil field engines. Thu.: farm tractor pull. Fri.: antique tractor pull. Sat. am: consignment auction. Sat. eve: heavy-weight horse pull. Kids’ games, vendors, flea market, food. $3 adm. chg. 317-512-0493; jcamach.org X Jun. 16-18 Haubstadt (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Haubstadt Sommerfest

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Old Haubstadt Gym Grounds. Three days of rides, live music, delicious food and Southern Indiana’s finest Bierstube. Laufenfest 5k Run, Walk and Lil’ Dutch Run on Sat. Not accepting new vendors. No adm. chg. 812-385-0999; haubstadtsommerfest.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Jun. 16-23 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Circus Hall Of Fame

SR 124. Museum full of circus memorabilia. Adm. chg. 800-771-0241; circushalloffame.com X

Jun. 17-18 Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Judah Heritage Festival

Johnny Junxions Convenience Store. A variety of live music, 5k, Marketplace, food vendors, cruise-in, and kids’ zone. Best fireworks show in Southern Indiana. Small parking fee. No adm. chg. 812-583-5249; judahfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 16-17 Jun. 17-18 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

International Circus Hall Of Fame Circus Calliope and Mechanical Music Fest

International Circus Hall of Fame. Calliopes, bands, organs and mechanical musical pieces, food and concessions, gift shop items and museum. Adm. chg. 800-771-0241; circushalloffame.com C X

Jun. 17-18 Lexington (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Lexington Old Settlers Days

Lexington Park. Oldest festival in Scott County. Food, music, games, vendors and other activities in one of the most serene places in the state. No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C X

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Jun. 17-19 North Judson (Starke Co., North Reg.)

North Judson Mint Festival

Lane St. and North Judson Park. Indiana’s only Mint Festival. 45th year. Cooking With Mint contest, bands, carnival, food, crafts, car show, 5k run/2-mile walk Sat. Pet Parade Sat. Parade Sun. No adm. chg. 219-395-6504 C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 16-18 Jun. 17-24 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Hancock County 4H Fair

Fairgrounds. Carnival, food, antique tractors, music nightly, dairy barn, 4-H exhibits, parade, livestock shows, petting zoo, entertainment, and free parking. No adm. chg. 317-462-1469; yourhancockfairgrounds.com X Jun. 18 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

TASTE Of Tippecanoe

Downtown Riverfront. Support the arts and enjoy live music, local cuisine, and more. Adm. chg. 765-423-2787; tasteoftippecanoe.org C X Jun. 18 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Hog Jog & Pork Pull

Flora Town Park. Annual Flora Lions Club event 10K, 2-mile, “Runt Jog.” Pork pull 6:30pm. IPL, tractors and diesel pulls. Great family fun. Adm. chg. 765-564-6757; hogjog.com C X Jun. 18 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Maker Faire

Courthouse Square. Find unique handmade items by emerging local artists, demos and hands-on activities at this annual celebration of creativity and innovation. No adm. chg. 317-452-3690; nickelplatearts.org C X

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Jun. 18-19 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Jun. 18-19 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Between 16th and 21st Streets. Indiana’s oldest juried art fair in a historic neighborhood featuring over 240 local and national artists. Food available. No adm. chg. 317-745-6479; talbotstreet.org C X

Leeper Park, Riverside Drive, Downtown South Bend. 55th annual festival features 100 fine artists from around the country, live music and local food vendors in a shaded park setting along the St. Joseph River. No adm. chg. 571-435-6217; leeperparkartfair.org C X

65th Annual Talbot Street Art Fair

Leeper Park Art Fair

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Jun. 18-19 North Salem (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Strawberry Festival

Downtown. During both days: strawberry shortcakes, food trucks, vendors, 50/50 raffles, face painting, kiddie train rides, mini-golf, music and yardsales. Sun.: car show. For more information email northsalemrevitalization@gmail.com. No adm. chg. northsalemrevitalization.com C X Jun. 18-25 Richmond (Wayne Co., East Reg.)

Wayne County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. 4-H shows, track events, vendors, food, free entertainment, carnival, tractors, car show, special events, fireworks and more. Follow us on Facebook. Adm. chg. 765-489-5559; wayneco4hfair.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 17-24

Jun. 21-25 Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Spark!Fishers

Fishers Municipal Complex. The festival kicks off with a Tues. night concert and the celebration continues all week, ending with a street fair festival, parade, and firework show on Sat. No adm. chg. 317-595-3150; sparkfishers.com C X Jun. 22-25 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Vintage Motor Bike Club Meet

Jay County Fairgrounds. The largest vintage motor bike show in the USA. Join us to reminisce the Simplex, Mustang, Whizzer and Cushman bikes, and more. 50th Annual. 260-726-3366; visitjaycounty.com Jun. 22-25 North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

North Webster Mermaid Festival

Jun. 18-25 Cayuga (Vermillion Co., West Reg.)

Lions Club Festival Grounds. 76th Mermaid Festival. Vendors welcome and wanted. Amusements rides, tasty food, free entry, parades, demolition derby, all over four days. Family fun and friendly. No adm. chg. 574-834-4316; nwlionsclub.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 21-24

Vermillion County Fair

Vermillion County Fairgrounds - Cayuga Park. Free parking, free admission to 4-H Fair and exhibits, huge Sat. night demo derby, great fair food and drink, nightly grandstand events, queen pageant, rides. 765-592-1662 C X Jun. 19-25 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Miami County 4-H Fair

Miami County Fairgrounds. Amazing exhibits and projects, delicious food, entertainment, huge tractor show and exciting midway. No adm. chg. Fee for Midway. 765-472-1921; ag.purdue.edu/counties/miami X

Jun. 24 New Castle (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Henry County Bicentennial Basketball Shootout

New Castle Field House. Bring you family, friends, clubs, teams etc. and be part of putting Henry County on the map for a world record knockout contest. No adm. chg. 765-529-5210; henrycounty200.org C X

Jun. 24-25 New Palestine (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

New Pal Summer Fest

Main Street. Fri.: Live music, beer and wine garden, and food. Sat.: Live music, car show, food vendors, beer and wine garden, craft and vendor booths, fireworks. No adm. chg. 317-620-1436; newpalmainstreet.com C X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Jun. 24-26 Griffith (Lake Co., North Reg.) Broad Street Blues and BBQ Festival Central Park. 3-day festival featuring the best blues artists, fantastic BBQ, patriotic firework shows Fri. and Sat., and wide selections of craft/domestic beers and wines. No adm. chg. 219-924-7500; griffith.in.gov X

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Jun. 24-26 Battle Ground (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Indiana Fiddlers’ Gathering

Tippecanoe Battlefield Park. Three-day acoustic music festival featuring the best in traditional music styles such as bluegrass, old time and string band. Adm. chg. 765-588-1376; indianafiddlersgathering.org C X Jun. 24-26 Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Jun. 25 Greenwood (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Greenwood Freedom Festival

Craig Park and Greenwood Amphitheater. Festival Country’s largest event. Kicks off with a parade. Enjoy local vendors, food, beer and wine in Craig Park. The area’s finest Live bands and dynamic fireworks. No adm. chg. 317-881-4545; greenwood.in.gov/festival C X

57th Annual Gem Mineral Fossil Show

Lawrence County Fairgrounds. Gems, minerals, fossils, rocks, jewelry, beads, lapidary and prospecting equip. 4-H and science project material. Fun, educational, and interesting for all ages. Rocks ID’d. No adm. chg. 812-322-3515; lawrencecountyrockclub.org X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 23-25

Jun. 25 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Ivy Tech Parke County Rumble

Thirty-Six Saloon. Motorcycle ride thru beautiful Parke County to provide students with educational opportunities through Ivy Tech Terre Haute while making an impact on the economic development of Parke County. Adm. chg. 812-298-2464; ivytech.edu/rumble C X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 24

Jun. 24-Jul. 3 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) Marion County Fair Marion County Fairgrounds, 7300 E. Troy Ave. Join us for the 92nd annual Marion County Fair. Fair offers many free events, attractions and entertainment options. Enjoy our midway, fair events, carnival rides, and live concerts. Adm. $5 per person. 317-353-2444; marioncountyfair.org C X

Jun. 25 Avon (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Hendricks County Ribfest

Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds. The Hendricks County Rib Fest is a local tradition for the whole family which features entertainment, kids’ games, lots of food and fireworks. 5K Rib Run in the morning. hendrickscountyribfest.com X 38

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Brick Street Market Jun. 25 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Brick Street Market

Rockville Historic Courthouse Square. Antiques, boutiques and uniques for your shopping delight. Leisurely cruise in a Ford Model T. No adm. chg. 765-366-1487; mainstreet-rockville.com X 2023 Festival Date: Jun. 24

Jun. 25-26 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Morgan County Antique Machinery Association’s Show

Fairgrounds. Antique tractors, oil field and hit-miss engines, garden tractors, steam engines, old cars and trucks, food, large flea market, and toy show. Auction on Sun. No adm. chg. 765-318-2458; mcama.org X

Jun. 25-26 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Covered Bridge Antique Power Club Tractor Drive

Fairgrounds. Drive your antique tractor across the county for a unique tour of covered bridges and rural communities. One or two-day drive. Fee includes meals and snacks. Adm. chg. 765-562-2616; coveredbridges.com

Jun. 25, Jul. 2, Jul. 4 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Parke Countians’ Favorite Fireworks

County-wide. Parke County. Celebrate fireworks shows beginning at dusk. No adm. chg. coverdbridges.com X June 25 - Rockville Lake, 765-569-6541 July 2 - Raccoon Lake, 765-344-1884 July 4 - Rosedale American Legion, 765-548-2660

Jun. 26 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Wanamaker Old Settlers Day & Car Show

I-74/Post Rd., Exit 96. 35th Annual Street Fair and Classic Car, Motorcycle, Truck & Tractor Show with 100+ booths of art, crafts, antiques, handmade treasures, food, entertainment and more. No adm. chg. 317-617-5351; indyftlions.org C X

Jun. 27-Jul. 4 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Boone County 4th Of July

Jun. 25-26 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Indian Market & Festival

Eiteljorg Museum. Celebrate Native American cultures through art, music, dance, demonstrations and food at this Indy summer tradition. Adm. chg. 17 and under free. Includes museum access. 317-636-9378; eiteljorg.org C 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 24-25

Lebanon Memorial Park. Enjoy a parade, talent show, cornhole tournament, fireworks and more. No adm. chg. 765-482-8860; boone4thofjuly.weebly.com C X Jun. 30-Jul. 2 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Haynes Apperson Festival

Foster Park, Downtown Kokomo. Annual festival celebrating Kokomo’s automotive history and heritage. Family fun, food vendors, fireworks, parade, car show, concerts, sports festival, rides and more. No adm. chg. 765-854-1234; haynesappersonfestival.org C X

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Jul. 1-3 Madison (Jefferson Co., Central Reg.)

Madison Regatta Governor’s Cup & Roostertail Music Festival

Riverfront. 200 mph racing with the world’s fastest race boats. Unlimited hydroplanes, Roostertail Music Festival. Regatta parade on Fri. evening. Free fireworks display on Sat. Adm. chg. 800-559-2956; madisonregatta.com C X

Jul. 1-3 Liberty (Union Co., East Reg.)

Liberty 4th Of July Festival Jul. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

Polo At Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. 10 listing Jun. 24-Jul. 3 Marion County Fair See Jun. 24 listing

Courthouse Square and Citywide. Over 50 years of family fun. Enjoy arts and craft vendors, live entertainment, food booths, contests and a parade. No adm. chg. 765-458-5976; ucdc.us C X

Jun. 27-Jul. 4

Boone County 4th Of July See Jun. 27 listing Jun. 30-Jul. 2

Haynes Apperson Festival See Jun. 30 listing Jul. 1-2 Waldron (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Waldron Will Freedom Festival

Waldron Jr. Sr. High. Waldron’s Freedom Festival fireworks display is a world-class show with small town pride. No adm. chg. 317-517-8872 C X Jul. 1-2 Wolcott (White Co., West Reg.)

Wolcott Summer Festival

Wolcott House grounds and park. 52nd annual. Fireworks, tractor exhibit, car show, kids’ putt-putt golf, flea markets, parade, food vendors. Garden tractor pull, big bounce house, 5k/duathlon. No Adm. chg. 260-273-6798; wolcottfestival.com C X

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Jul. 1-4 Shoals (Martin Co., South Central Reg.)

Shoals Catfish Festival

Main Street, Ball Park, Old Courthouse Museum. Variety of booths, fishing, team and individual sport competitions. Parade, catfish sandwiches and fireworks. No adm. chg. 812-631-1329; visitmartincounty.org/catfish_festival.htm C X Jul. 1-4 Cedar Lake (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Cedar Lake Summerfest

Town Complex. Annual July 4th festival along Cedar Lake. Cardboard boat race, talent show, senior games, classic car show, fireworks, food, carnival, parade and entertainment. No adm. chg. 219-776-6197; cedarlakesummerfest.com C X Jul. 1-4 Warren (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

55th Annual Salamonie Summer Festival

Local parks, Knight Bergman Center. Free concerts, parade, fireworks, antique tractors and engines, games, contests and sporting events, kids’ activities, food alley and fun. No adm. chg. 800-356-4440; visithuntington.org C X All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Jul. 1-4 Cicero (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Lights Over Morse Lake Festival

Community Park, Morse Lake and various locations. Fireworks, parade, carnival, golf cart poker run, craft and food vendors, live music, classic car cruise in, music Bingo, 3-on-3 basketball, golf cart scavanger hunt. No adm. chg. 317-446-1352; lightsovermorselake.org C X

Jul. 1-9 Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Linton Freedom Festival

Humphreys City Park. Host to Indiana’s largest Independence Day parade on Jul. 4 at 10am. Week-long festivities include great tenderloin sandwiches, entertainment, car show and carnival. No adm. chg. 812-847-4846; lintonfreedomfestival.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul 3-8

Jul. 1-9 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

St. Joseph County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Live music, daily entertainment, carnival rides, commercial and craft vendors. 4-H exhibits and shows, antique tractors, and fireworks. Adm. chg. 574-291-4870; 4hfair.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jun. 30-Jul. 8

Jul. 2 Knox (Starke Co., North Reg.) City Of Knox 2022 Family Fun Day and Fireworks Show Wythogan Park. Parade at 1pm, gates open 2pm. Music, food, beer garden, pony rides, magic show, face painting, kids’ games and bounce houses, cornhole tournament, duck race, burn-out contest, pro wrestling. Fireworks 9:30pm. Tram service available No adm. chg. C X 574-772-4553; cityofknox.net

Jul. 2 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Canal Day

Wabash and Erie Canal Park. Celebrate the 1850s canal era. Canal boat rides, interactive museum, artisan demonstrations, food and music. Fees for some venues. No adm. chg. 765-564-2870; wabashanderiecanal.org C X Jul. 2-4 New Pekin (Washington Co., South Reg.)

4th Of July Celebration

Pekin Park. Oldest consecutive annual 4th of July celebration in the nation, celebrating 192 years. 10am parade honors freedom. Amusement rides, flea market and fireworks too. No adm. chg. 812-404-6248 C X Jul. 2, 4, Parke Countians’ Fireworks See Jun. 25 listing Jul. 3, Tri-State Antique Market See May 1 listing Jul. 1-Aug. 31 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival

Notre Dame Campus and Michiana. The venerable Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival features a professional production, plus free touring productions and special events throughout the summer. Adm. chg. 574-631-3777; shakespeare.nd.edu C X

Jul. 3 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Franklin Firecracker Festival

Downtown Franklin. Franklin Community Band, beer garden, food vendors, Fastest Kid in Town race, free outdoor concert (Blue River Band), and fireworks. No adm. chg. 317-736-3639; franklinparks.org C X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Jul. 8-9 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Artie Fest

Morgan County Fairgrounds. Family-friendly. Entertainment, outdoor movie, 5k, craft fair, car show, trike race, cornhole, Artie Fest Bounce Town, food vendors, and more. No adm. chg. 812-340-2162; artiefest.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 7-8 Jul. 8-9 Lapel (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Lapel Village Fair

Jul. 3-4 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

CarmelFest

Carmel Civic Square and Carter Green. CarmelFest has something for everyone with our patriotic parade, spectacular fireworks, fantastic entertainment, festival food and marketplace shopping. Join us. No adm. chg. carmelfest.net C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 3-4

Main St. Town-wide rummages Fri. and Sat. Craft booths, food booths, and live music on both days. Parade, car show on Sat. No adm. chg. 765-617-1498; lapelvillagefair.com C X 2023 Dates: Jul. 7-8 Jul. 8-9 Angola (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Angola Balloons Aloft

Angola High School. Indiana’s premier hot air balloon competition features 25 pilots as well as special shapes, a classic car show, musical entertainment, a kids’ fun zone and more. No adm. chg. 260-665-5386; angolaballoonsaloft.com C X Jul. 8-10 Crown Point (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Vintage Tractor and Farm Festival

Jul. 4 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

TPA Park July 4th Festival

Frankfort TPA Park. Celebrate Independence Day. Enjoy great live entertainment and amazing fireworks at dusk. Join us for a full day of food and craft vendors, car show and much more. No adm. chg. 765-659-3422; frankfort-in.gov C X 2023 Festival Date: Jul. 4

Lake County Fairgrounds. Family-friendly antique farm show with demos, kids’ activities, antique equipment, artisan and flea market, model railroad, blacksmith, sawmill, food and homemade pies. Adm. chg. 219-746-1445; slcahs.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 7-9

Parke County 4-H Fair Jul. 8-15 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Jul. 7-10 Saint John (Lake Co., North Reg.)

St. John Festival

US Hwy. 41 and 93rd Ave. It’s all about food, family and fun. Enjoy local food, rides, games, gambling, beer and wine, Bingo, $10K raffle, live entertainment, and more. No adm. chg. 219-200-4076; stjohnfest.org C X

Parke County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Great rural county fair. Parke County’s largest parade on Thur. at 6:30 pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-3176; parkecountyfairgrounds.com C X

Jul. 7-10 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

National Powwow XVIII

4-H Fairgrounds and Conference Complex. Enjoy four days of Native American singing, dancing, crafts, tipi encampment, seminars and traders/vendors. Great for families and all ages. Adm. chg. C X

919-900-0483; nationalpowwow.com

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Jul. 8-16 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Three Rivers Festival

Headwaters Park. The Three Rivers Festival provides families and friends nine days of celebration in beautiful downtown Fort Wayne. Live music, food, parade, shopping, art, carnival rides and over 80 fun family-friendly events. Create great memories at the Three Rivers Festival. No adm. chg. C X

260-426-5556; threeriversfestival.org Jul. 9, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Jul. 9, Mosey Down Main Street See May 14 listing Jul. 9 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Wabash Riverfest

Tapawingo Park. Free on water and on land activities for all ages including canoe races, food trucks, music, conservation displays. No adm. chg. 765-807-1312; wabashriverfest.com C X Jul. 9-16 LaPorte (La Porte Co., North Reg.)

LaPorte County Fair

Fairgrounds. Oldest fair in Indiana. Many exhibits, nightly grand stand acts, free entertainment, Pioneerland and more. Visit our website for full schedule of events. Adm. chg. 219-362-2647; laportecountyfair.org C X Jul. 9-16 LaGrange (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

LaGrange County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Our 68th annual, family-friendly fair includes a variety of grandstand events, free events, free activities for kids, and 4-H competitions. Adm. chg. 260-463-2862; lagrangecounty4hfair.org C X Jul. 10-16 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Gibson County Fair

Fairgrounds. Have a blast at the Gibson County Fair. Carnival rides and games, food, truck and tractor pulls, motocross racing, 4-H exhibits, awesome concerts, and a rodeo. Adm. chg. 812-385-3445; gibsoncountyfair.com C X Jul. 10-16 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Cass County 4-H Fair

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Cass County 4-H Fairgrounds. Features 4-H exhibits both animal and non-animal, hot-air balloon rides, tractor pull, queen contest, little cutie cowboy/cowgirl contest, amusements, and food vendors. No adm. chg. 574-753-2024 X All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Jul. 11-16 Kentland (Newton Co., North Reg.)

Newton County Pun’kin Vine Fair

Fairgrounds. The biggest little fair in Indiana. Amusement rides, food vendors, demolition derby, motor cross, 4-H and live entertainment. No adm. chg. 219-474-5745; newtoncountyfair.weebly.com C X Jul. 11-16 Greentown (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Howard County Fair

Howard County Fairgrounds. One of the largest county fairs in Indiana. 4-H exhibits and shows, live music, food, live daily entertainment, pioneer village, rides, vendors and family fun. No adm. chg. 765-628-3247; howardcofair.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 10-15 Jul. 11-17 Warsaw (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Kosciusko County Community Fair, Inc.

In the Heart of Warsaw on Beautiful Winona Lake. Join our community fair for exciting grandstand events, outstanding 4-H exhibits, wonderful fair food and thrilling midway rides. Adm. chg. 574-269-1823; kcfair.com C X

Jul. 14-16 Saint Joe (Dekalb Co., East Reg.)

Famous St. Joe Pickle Festival

Riverdale School. Everything pickles. Pickle people, pickle pepper poker walk, pickle derby, pickle tastings, fish fry, vendors, live music, parades, kids’ area, contests, fireworks. Follow us on Facebook. No adm. chg. 260-337-5461 C X Jul. 14-16 Bristol (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Bristol Homecoming Festival

Congdon Park. Since 1883, three day festival. Family-fun events, free children’s area, queen pageant, entertainment, rides, food; Sat. parade and fantastic fireworks at dusk. No adm. chg. 574-848-5725 C X Jul. 14-17 Winamac (Pulaski Co., North Reg.)

45th Northern Indiana Power From The Past Antique Power Show & Flea Market

Pulaski County Fairgrounds. Family-oriented event featuring antique farm equipment, horse pull, children’s games, large flea market, shaded grounds and many demonstrations. Adm. chg. 574-242-9164; winamacpowershow.com C X

Jul. 12-17 Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Festival Of The Lakes

Wolf Lake Pavilion. Annual free festival including nationallyknown live musical entertainment, huge carnival, food vendors, 5k walk/run, polka party, hot rod and custom bike show, fishing derby, senior day, golf scramble and special persons day. Parking $30. No adm. chg. C X

219-853-6378; festivalofthelakes.com 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 11-16

Jul. 15-16 Oldenburg (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Oldenburg Freudenfest

Town Hall. German festival with food, beer garden, games, German music, 10k walk, 7 or 20 mile bike ride, good family fun. No adm. chg. 866-647-6555; freudenfest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 14-15 Jul. 15-22 Columbia City (Whitley Co., East Reg.)

Whitley County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. 4-H projects, livestock shows, nightly grandstand entertainment, delicious fair good and famous 4-H ice cream. Free parking and Free admission. 260-244-7615; whitleycounty4h.com C X

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Jul. 17-23 Alexandria (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Madison County 4-H Fair Jul. 15-23 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Circus City Festival

Downtown. Circus City Festival in Peru, Indiana, celebrates it’s 62nd year. All youth circus performances, rides, food booths, parade, and more. Adm. chg. 765-472-3918; perucircus.com C X Jul. 16-23 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair

Tippecanoe County Fairgrounds. All phases of agriculture, 4-H exhibits, wide variety of youth activities, carnival rides, games and mouthwatering fair food. No adm. chg. 765-474-0793; purdue.edu/extension C X

Beulah Park. Free entertainment nightly. 4-H exhibits, great food, carnival rides, live wood carver, parade, youth boxing on Sat., queen contest. Bracelet days. $5 parking. No adm. chg. 765-724-7006; madisoncounty4hfair.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 16-22 Jul. 21-23 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Quilters Hall Of Fame Celebration 2022

926 S. Washington St. Quilts, exhibits, vendor mall, workshops, lectures, live and silent auctions, and the induction of our newest honoree, Diane Gaudynski. Adm. chg. 765-664-9333; quiltershalloffame.net C X Jul. 22, Music on Depot: ...Concert See May 27 listing Jul. 22-24 Boonville (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Antique Steam & Gas Engine Tractor Show

2144 New Harmony Rd. Take a step back in time...sawmill cutting log, wheat threshing, sorghum making, horse and tractor plowing, corn picking and shelling, flea market, food booths. Adm. chg. 812-453-4520; visitwarrick.com C X

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Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Hendricks County 4-H Fair

4-H Fairgrounds. A great place where affordable family fun meets tradition. Drew Exposition. “State Fair Experience at County Fair Prices!“ Free entertainment. Free parking. Adm. chg. 317-718-6153; 4hcomplex.org C X

Jul. 22-24 New Market (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

New Market 150th Celebration

Downtown. Celebrating New Market’s 150th year with live entertainment, food, crafts, cruise in, and more. No adm. chg. 765-376-1373 C X Jul. 22-30 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart County 4-H Fair

Elkhart County 4-H Fairgrounds. One of the greatest 4-H county fairs in the nation. Grandstand entertainment, famous food row, rides, rodeo, demolition derby, PPL tractor pulls and more. Adm chg. Free parking. 574-533-3247; 4hfair.org C X Jul. 22-30 Darlington (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

Darlington Fish Fry Jul. 17-23 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Johnson County 4-H and Agricultural Fair

Fairgrounds. Parade 1pm on Jul. 16. Competitive Livestock Shows, Amazing 4-H exhibits, delicious food vendors, great commercial exhibits, fireworks, grandstand events, Poor Jack Amusements, and more. No adm. chg. 317-736-3247; jocofairin.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 16-22 50

Darlington Community Center. American Legion cooks up the best Cod fish. Serving begins Fri. at 5:00 pm and Sat. at noon. Live bands both days, parade, car show, and Kid Zone. No adm chg. 765-794-4496; darlingtonindiana.com C X Jul. 23 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Star City Blues & Jazz

Main Street Downtown Lafayette. Live music, dancing, food, beer and wine. Adm. chg. 765-423-2550; fodlafayette.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Jul. 23-30 Rensselaer (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Jasper County Fair

Fairgrounds on Hwy. 114 E., just off I-65. 4-H and Open Class exhibits, nightly entertainment, pioneer village, antique tractor parade. Midway rides, food vendors. Action demonstrations. No adm. chg. 219-866-7263; jaspercountyfair.weebly.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 22-29 Jul. 23-30 Petersburg (Pike Co., South Reg.)

Pike County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds at 1211 SR 56. Join us for the 101st Pike County 4-H Fair. Demo Derby and more exciting family events, fantastic food, and big fun. Free carnival rides and Main Events Jul. 28-30. $5 Parking, 812-354-6838; extension.purdue.edu/pike C X

Jul. 24-30 Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Jackson County Fair

County Fairgrounds. One of the state’s greatest fairs. Enjoy fun-filled days for everyone in scenic Brownstown. Features agriculture, food, rides, racing, shows, music and more. No adm. chg. 812-524-1914; jacksoncountyfair.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 23-29

Jul. 26-31 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Allen County Fair

Allen County Fairgrounds. Home to 4-H animal shows and events, as well as carnival food and rides, motorsport events, hot air balloons, outhouse races and many free family-friendly offerings. 260-449-4444; theallencountyfair.com C X Jul. 28-30 Berne (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Berne Swiss Days

Downtown Berne. Swiss experience. Food, crafts, competitions, friendly rides. quilt show, horse pull, musical concert. Polka music. No adm. chg. 260-589-8080 C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 27-29

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Jul. 29-31 Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.) Pierogi Fest®

119th St., Downtown. Pierogi Fest ® is presented annually by the W/R Chamber of Commerce in Whiting. Enjoy a weekend full of food vendors, a wacky parade, characters and entertainment celebrating European culture. No adm. chg.

219-659-0292; pierogifest.net C X

Jul. 29-31 New Carlisle (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

New Carlisle Hometown Days

Memorial Park. Three fun-filled days of family entertainment, vendors, food, parade, fireworks, car show and the ever popular wiffle ball tournament. No adm. chg. 574-876-2541; hometowndays.net C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 28-30

Jul. 29-31 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.) Frankfort Hot Dog Festival Downtown Square. Indiana’s largest two-day hot dog festival. World famous Shoup Dogs, hot dog eating contest, 5K run/ walk, street vaulting, dock dog diving, doxie racing, 150+ arts and crafts, family fun zone, live entertainment with beer and wine garden, classic car show. No adm. chg. 765-654-4081; frankforthotdogfestival.net C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul. 28-30 Jul. 29-Aug. 6 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Morgan County Fair

Fairgrounds. 4-H exhibits, arts and crafts, demolition derby, free entertainment, tractor pull, live music, fair food, carnival rides, livestock, merchant vendors. $5 parking. No adm. chg. 765-342-9905; morgancountyindianafair.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Jul 28-Aug. 5

Jul. 29-Aug. 21 (Closed Mondays & Tuesdays) Indianapolis (Central Reg.)

Indiana State Fair

Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center. The Indiana State Fair is the greatest showcase of education, agriculture and entertainment. Adm. chg. 317-927-7500; indianastatefair.com C X 52

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Jul. 30 Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

American Legion - Taste of Versailles

Versailles American Legion. Stop by for a taste of ribs, brisket, hot wings, chicken, and more. Next to Legion. 11am-4pm. Live music. Grilling done on premises. No adm. chg. 812-621-1467; ripleycountytourism.com C X

Jul. 30 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Pennsy Trail Art Fair & Music Festival

Downtown, Courthouse Plaza. Over 50 artists and food vendors. Offering live entertainment. Fundraiser event for Mental Health Partners. No adm. chg. 317-462-2877; mentalhealthpartnershc.com C X Jul. 30 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.) Jul. 30 North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Annual Dixie Day Festival & Art Fair

Downtown SR 13, fairgrounds, town park. Ride the Historic Dixie Boat, run the Sailors & Mermaids 5K, enjoy the arts and crafts fair at the open air market, discover a new favorite food truck, and take in the classic cars and trucks at the judged show. No adm. chg. 574-834-7076; northwebster.com C X

Brews On Buckeye

Buckeye Street, Downtown Depot District. Indiana craft beer and spirits festival. Enjoy food trucks, live music and samples from a variety of Indiana breweries and distilleries. Adm. chg. 765-513-1165; visitkokomo.org C X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Jul. 1-Aug. 31

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival See Jul. 1 listing Jul. 29-Aug. 6

Morgan County Fair See Jul. 29 listing Jul. 29-Aug. 21 (Closed Mondays & Tuesdays) Indiana State Fair See Jul. 29 listing

Aug. TBD Anderson (Marion Co., East Reg.)

Dan Patch Stakes Festival

Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing and Casino. $300,000 Dan Patch Stakes Races and more. No adm. chg. C X

800-526-7223; harrahshoosierpark.com

Aug. 4-6 Van Buren (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Aug. 4-6 Owensville (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Owensville Watermelon Festival

Library Square. Hometown parade, delicious food, games, free daily entertainment, ATV run, carnival rides, craft vendors and 5K run, finished off with a watermelon eating contest. No adm. chg. 812-724-2506; gibsoncountyin.org C X

Aug. 4-7 Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.) Jasper Strassenfest Downtown and Citywide. Family-oriented, German-themed street festival with German music. Lots of great entertainment for all on three stages. Great food, dancing, rides, games, beer and wine garden, run/walk, events. Hot air balloon launch, tractor and car show, arts and crafts booths, church tours. No adm. chg. C X 812-482-6866; jasperstrassenfest.org 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 3-6

Van Buren Popcorn 50th Annual Festival

Across from the Van Buren Library. Parade, car show, 5K run, free entertainment, food booths, and Lions Club tenderloin booth. No adm. chg. 765-251-0513; popcornfestivalofvanburen.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 3-5

Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. 10 listing

Aug. 4-6 Nappanee (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

The Barns At Nappanee 60th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival

The Barns at Nappanee. Over 100 vendors demonstrate their trade and sell their wares around the farm’s pond. Familyfriendly festival. Food, music, guided historic tours and more. Adm. chg. 574-773-4188; thebarnsatnappanee.com C X Aug. 4-6 Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Aug. 5-6 Zoar (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Zoar Mosquito Fest

Zoar UMC Grove. Celebrating 50 years of Family Fun. Join us for delicious food, wiffleball tourney, homemade ice cream, live music, family color run, games and more. No adm. chg. 812-536-4862 C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 4-5

Old Settlers Festival

Odon City Park. One of Indiana’s oldest continuous celebrations. Big parade, food, carnival rides, Bingo, nightly entertainment. No adm. chg. 812-636-8218; odonoldsettlers.com C X

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All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Aug. 5-14 Crown Point (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Aug. 6 Angola (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Fairgrounds. Daily horse shows, entertainment for all ages, thousands of exhibits, carnival rides, food and vendors of all types. Adm. chg. 219-663-3617; lake-county-fair.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 4-13

Downtown Angola. Downtown Angola is filled with more than 40 artists as well as live music, kids’ activities and sidewalk sales. No adm. chg. 260-668-9453; downtownagola.org C X

Lake County Fair

Aug. 6 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Grissom Air Museum Warbird Cruise-In

Grissom Air Museum. Huge car show, food, vendors. Museum open. Adm. chg. 765-689-8011; grissomairmuseum.com X

Aug. 6 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Hops 4 Hope

Hancock County 4-H Fairgrounds. Enjoy live music, food, craft beers and more. Tickets are available on the website. This is an over 21 years of age event. Adm. chg. C X

Angola Arts Festival

Aug. 7, Tri-State Antique Market See May 1 listing Aug. 10-13 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Schweizer Fest

600 Block of Main St., Tell City. Amusement rides, games, food, beer garden, wine tasting, exhibit market, live entertainment nightly, talent show, queen pageant, and road run. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 9-12 Aug. 11-13 Oakland City (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Oakland City Sweet Corn Festival

Wirth Park. Celebrate corn with us. Something for everyone. A parade, music, rides, food vendors, fried chicken and pork chop dinners. Top it off with a corn-eating contest. No adm. chg. 812-677-0728; gibsoncountyin.org C X

317-467-4991; hancockhopehouse.org/hops4hope 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 5

Aug. 6 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Antique & Vintage Market

Shipshewana Trading Place Event Pavilion. 50+ antique/ vintage vendors selling on grassy areas around winding sidewalks carrying all things antique and vintage, including primitives, farmhouse, and furniture. Parking chg. only. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/ shipshewana-antique-market C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 5

Aug. 11-13 Dana (Vermillion Co., West Reg.)

Ernie Pyle Fireman’s Festival

Downtown Dana and Ernie Pyle WW II Museum. Grand cake walks, car show, fish fry, queen contest, motorcycle rally, Sat. 3pm Parade, flea market, cruise in, festival foods and music. No adm. chg. 765-230-7546 C X Aug. 11-13 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

167th Annual Old Settlers Festival

Downtown Delphi Square. Enjoy carnival rides, games, food and more. Live music and entertainment nightly. 167th Annual Old Settlers meeting Sat. No adm. chg. 765-564-6757; carrollcountyindiana.com C X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Aug. 11-14 Tipton (Tipton Co., East Reg.)

MidAmerica Threshing & Antique, Inc.

4-H Fairgrounds. Demonstrations of threshing, shelling, saw mill, plowing and bailing. Featuring International Harvester antique farm equipment. Events: Thur.: Draft horse and pony pull, Fri.: Muscle tractor pull, Sat.: Antique tractor pull. $20 hook up fee. No adm. chg. See Facebook or call.

317-966-2539; indianafestivals.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 10-13

Aug. 11-14 Denver (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Denver Days Festival

Downtown. Hometown parade, delicious food, car show, great entertainment, other activities. No adm. chg. 765-985-2284; enjoymiamicounty.com X Aug. 12 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Chocolate Walk

Downtown Greenfield. Visit various businesses and stops in downtown Greenfield to get samples of chocolate. Event benefits the Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce. Adm. chg. 317-477-4188; greenfieldcc.org C X Aug. 12-13 Geneva (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Geneva Sesquicentennial Celebration

Downtown Geneva. 150 year celebration. Family-friendly celebration. Food crafts and friendly competition. No adm. chg. 260-368-7251 C X Aug. 13, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Aug. 13, Mosey Down Main Street See May 14 listing

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All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Aug. 13 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.) Aug. 13 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Big Blue BBQ

Fairgrounds. World-class KCBS BBQ teams compete in this sanctioned event, while local BBQers serve up tasty treats. Live music, kids’ activities, car show. See website for updates. No adm. chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com X Aug. 13 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

The Taste

Downtown. Annual street festival with food and drink, beer and entertainment, family fun. Benefits downtown revitalization. Minimal adm. fee. 574-722-9345; loganslanding.com C X

Battle Of The BBQ

Lebanon Memorial Park, 130 E. Ulen Dr. Come see teams battle it out to be awarded Boone County’s best BBQ. There will also be live music and silent auction. $10 adm. chg. 765-484-8572 C Aug. 13 Goodland (Newton Co., North Reg.)

Goodstock Operation Restoring Hope Music Festival

Goodland. Annual benefit includes all day music, benefit ride, beer garden and food vendors. Adm. chg. 219-208-0659; goodstockmusicfestival.com C X Aug. 17-21 Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Greensburg Power Of The Past

Aug. 13 DeMotte (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Fairgrounds. Annual machinery display/demos. Featuring Massey Harris and Massey Ferguson. Flea markets, food, kids’ games, toy show, parade, and more. Hosting: IN Massey State Show. Adm. chg. 812-662-4723; greensburgpowerofthepast.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 16-20

Touch Of Dutch Festival & Parade

Aug. 18-21 Russiaville (Howard Co., East Reg.)

219-987-5800; demottechamber.org/touch-of-dutch C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 12

9912 W. 100 S., Russiaville. Enjoy America’s best bluegrass and folk bands. Music workshops, vendor booths and free camping. Bring lawn chairs. Wooded setting. Visit website for bands and schedule. Adm. chg. 765-513-8848; windingcreekbluegrass.com C X

Spencer Park. Parade, 5k walk/run and festival. Food booths, Dutch food, craft booths, kids’ activities, car show, beer garden and free live entertainment. There’s something for everyone. No adm. chg.

Winding Creek Music Festival

Aug. 13 Redkey (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Redkey Gas Boom Days

Downtown Redkey. Featuring the history of Redkey. Antiques, vendors, live bands, cake walk, corn hole tournament, games, parade, shops, and more. We continue to grow. No adm. chg. 260-729-7040 C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 12

Aug. 19-20 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.) Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues Riverfront. A fun festival for the whole family featuring nationally known headliners. KCBS sanctioned, amateur, and kids’ BBQ competitions. Food vendors, concrete pigs corral, and rib eating contest. Don’t miss this festival. Adm. chg.CX 800-559-2956; madisonribberfest.com

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Aug. 19-20 Newberry (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Newberry Festival

Newberry Park. A day of great family fun including live entertainment, food and craft vendors, contests, pedal tractor pull, corn hole tournament and parade. No adm. chg. C X 812-798-6056; visitgc.com 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 18-19

Aug. 19-21 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally

Grant County Fairgrounds, 1403 E. SR 18. Bike shows, motorcycle rodeo, field events, live bands, contests and swap meet. Share your love of riding and the history of motorcycles at Hog Daze. 765-231-6898; indianamps.org/hog-daze C X

Aug. 20 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Art Beat

Downtown. Day-long showcase of over 900 visual, performing and culinary artists from South Bend and surrounding areas. No adm. chg. 574-282-1110; artbeatsouthbend.org C X Aug. 20 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

OUTfest

Downtown Lafayette. Enjoy live entertainment, great food and beverages, drag show, vendors and family activities. Adm. chg. 765-423-7579; pridelafayette.org C X

Aug. 19-21 Elwood (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Elwood Glass Festival

Callaway Park. Arts, crafts, food, entertainment, glass factory tours, carnival, car show, contests, parade and more. No adm. chg. 765-552-0180; elwood-in.com/chamber-home X

Aug. 20 Greenwood (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

WAMMfest By Sertoma Club Of Greenwood

Craig Park. Indiana wineries and craft breweries, live music throughout the day, food and juried art fair featuring over 60 artists. Adm. chg. 317-426-9266; wammfest.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 19

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Aug. 20 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Augtoberfest

Courthouse Square. Bavarian-themed beer fest in August. Bavarian beer, live polka music, German food. Fun games, prizes. This is a 21 and over event. 4pm-11pm. Adm. chg. 317-437-3484; heartoflebanon.org/events/augtoberfest X

Aug. 20-21 Hamlet (Starke Co., North Reg.)

Yellowstone Trail Fest

Fairgrounds. Theme will include several historical skits with McFly and Professor; including the Escape Room and a DeLorean. Ancient Pets, lazer tag, car show/swap meet and fireworks. No adm. chg. 574-806-0500; yellowstonetrailfest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 19-20

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Aug. 24-27 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Tri-State Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show

Fairgrounds. 57th Annual. World’s largest show of its kind. Over 3,000 engines and tractors. Antique and craft dealers, entertainment. Sawmill and threshing daily. Adm. chg. 260-726-2031; tristategasenginetractor.com C X

Aug. 25-28 Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg.) Swiss Wine Festival Riverfront Park. Top 10 Event in Indiana by Top Events USA. 4th Best Food Festival in Indiana by Best of Indiana. Large wine tasting pavilion featuring 100+ varieties of Indiana wines, beer garden, craft beer garden, grape stomp, fireworks, three stages of entertainment. Adm. chg. 812-427-9463; swisswinefestival.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 24-27 Aug. 26, Music On Depot: New Pal Summer Concert See May 27 listing

Aug. 26-27 Newburgh (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Fiddler Fest

Old Lock and Dam Park. Music and fish go together. Enjoy the view of the Ohio River and the best catfish dinner and music you will find. Craft, vendor and food booths. No adm. chg. 812-746-1269; friendsofnewburgh.org 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 25-26 Aug. 26-27 Centerville (Wayne Co., East Reg.)

Aug. 26-27 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Archway Days Festival

GreekFest 2022

Maplewood Park. Events for all. Craft, art and food vendors, live music and entertainment, car show, parade, inflatables, pedal tractor pull, movie. Fire, police and taser demonstrations. No adm. chg. 765-969-3285; archwaydays.org C X

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral. Journey abroad as you enjoy authentic Greek foods, pastries, wines and local craft beers. Listen and dance to Greek music and tour the Cathedral. No adm. chg. 317-733-3033; indygreekfest.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 25-26

Aug. 26-27 Sulphur Springs (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Aug. 26-27 Rossville (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Sulphur Springs Community Days & Mud Bog

Downtown. Two-day event. Car show, vendors, musical entertainment, and Bingo. Main event Mud Bog Sat. night with $5 adm. chg. Trucks and ATVs eligible. Rules to enter on Facebook page. Adm. chg. 765-524-4669; C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 25-26

Summer’s End Festival

Rossville Town Park. Craft and food vendors, Sat. morning parade, 5k run/walk, car show, contests, entertainment, carnival rides, and fireworks. Parking $5. No adm. chg. 765-379-2645; rossville.net 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 25-26

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Aug. 27 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Beers Across The Wabash Aug. 26-27 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Leota Country Frolic

John T. Myers Bridge. Taste an assortment of ales and lagers from 30 Indiana breweries. Adm. chg. 765-423-2550; beersacrossthewabash.com C X

Downtown Leota. If you’ve never been to the Leota Country Frolic then you’ve missed out. Once you go, you know. Bluegrass, fish and all kinds of great food. Tractor show. No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C X Aug. 26-27 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Ouibache Music Festival

Downtown Lafayette. National, regional and local acts will perform as part of this Americana Roots festival. Food, local craft brews and free workshops will be offered. Adm. chg. 765-532-0837; ouibache.com C X

Aug. 27 Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Red, White, & Brauen Music Fest

Uebelhor Toyota. Concert featuring chart-topping country music headliners and other great performances. Family-friendly. Outdoors. $30 tickets. 12 & under free. 618-771-7408; rwbmusicfest.com C X

Aug. 27 Crawfordsville (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

Taste Of Montgomery County

General Lew Wallace Study & Museum. Live musical acts, local food vendors, wine and craft brews, representing the best of Montgomery County. Proceeds benefit the General Lew Wallace Study & Museum. Adm. chg. 765-362-5769; tasteofmontgomerycounty.com C X 2023 Date: Aug. 26 Aug. 27 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Aug. 27 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Carousel Fun Day

Riverside Park. This isn’t your average festival. Activities for children up to adults. Carousel and train rides, vendors. Check out our Facebook page for more info. No adm. chg. 574-753-8725; casscountycarousel.com C X

Artomobilia

Carmel Arts & Design District. Enjoy automotive art while embracing the artwork of local galleries. See the design and presentation of iconic automobiles. No adm. chg. 317-571-2787; carmelartsanddesign.com C X

9 Aug. 27 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Taste Of The Arts Festival

Aug. 27 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Indiana Bacon Festival

Downtown Square and Central Plaza. Bacon, bands and brew at this annual event. Live music, local foods, craft beer and wine, Backyard BBQ cook-off, family fun zone and bacon eating and hog calling. Adm. chg. 765-564-6757; indianabaconfestival.com C X 60

Arts Campus Fort Wayne. Experience the arts with performances by local dancers, musicians, actors and buskers. Local art, kid-friendly activities, and Fort Wayne food and drinks. No adm. chg. 260-424-0646; artsunited.org/taste C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 26 Aug. 27-28 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Miami Days At The Pillars

7 Pillars. Family fun. Learn about the Miami Indians, drum dance, flint knapping, crafts, food. Miami language, finger weaving and beading. Donation entry. No adm. chg. 765-473-9631; miamiindians.org X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Aug. 27-28 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Civil War Days

Bridgeton. Bridgeton Civil War Days is a two-day living history reenactment. Visitors can interact with the soldiers and civilians of the Civil War and get a glimpse of life in 1861-1865. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 26-27

Sep. 1-3 Auburn (Dekalb Co., East Reg.) Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival Downtown, communitywide. It’s all about the cars. Celebrate

Auburn’s rich car heritage at the World’s Greatest Classic Car Show and Festival. Car cruise-ins, Fast & Fabulous Car Show, parade of classics, concerts, food, beer tent and two world famous collector car auctions. No adm. chg.

260-925-3600; acdfestival.org C X

Sep. 1-4 Griffith (Lake Co.,North Reg.) Rock N Rail Music & Street Festival Downtown Griffith. 4-day festival in downtown Griffith. Featuring 3 stages, Fri. night car show, food/craft vendors, and multiple beer and wine stations located throughout the festival. 219-924-7500 X

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Sep. 1-30 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Covered Bridge Art Association Open Art Show

Aug. 27-28 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Michiana Renaissance Festival

Covered Bridge Art Gallery on the north side of the historic Rockville Courthouse Square. Annual Open Art Show of the art of the Covered Bridge Capital of the World. Many guest artists exhibit during this month long art show. No adm. chg. 765-569-9422; coveredbridgeartgallery.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 1-30

Four different reenactment areas, six stages with entertainment every 45 min. on each stage. Jousting, food, Queen’s Quest and pub. Something for everyone. Adm. chg. 574-904-6588; michianarenfest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Aug. 26-27

Aug. 28 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Taste Of The Gardens

Wellfield Botanic Gardens. Fine art, live music and cuisine from over 15 local area restaurants within the beautiful setting of the gardens. Over 60 regional artists. Adm. chg. 574-266-2006; wellfieldgardens.org C X 2023 Festival Date: Aug. 27

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org.

Sep. 2-3 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Latino Culture Fest

Huntingburg City Park. Join us Fri. and Sat. of Labor Day Weekend for authentic Latin American food, cultural dances and live musical performances. No adm. chg. 812-309-9943; alasiindiana.com C X

See page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30

Polo At Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. 10 listing Sep 2-4 Paragon (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Paragon Homecoming Festival

Union and Main Streets. Join us for the 98th Homecoming Festival. Fun for the whole family. Rides, games, food, vendors and live entertainment. Find details on Facebook. No adm. chg. 765-318-0899 C X

Sep. 2-5 Plymouth (Marshall Co., North Reg.) Marshall County Blueberry Festival Centennial Park. 56th annual. Kids’ activities, food, crafts, carnival, parade, 15K/5K run, motorcycle and classic car shows, garden tractor pulls, sport competitions, Historic Americana, bike cruise, open swim, HA balloons, fireworks, free entertainment. No adm. chg. C X 888-936-5020; blueberryfestival.org 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 1-4 62

Sep. 2-5 New Castle (Henry Co., East Reg.) Farmer’s Pike Festival Seven miles east of New Castle (SR 38). The 42nd annual. Antiques, uniques, arts and crafts. Nearly two miles of backto-back shopping with limited duplicates. Live entertainment. Food galore. While here, visit the Gloryland Lighthouse Chapel. Free parking and shuttle to the gate. Adm. chg. 765-332-2576; farmerspike.com C X Sep. 2-5 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Labor Day Celebration

Gibson County Fairgrounds. 136th annual. Carnival rides, food booths, karaoke, rummage sale, pageants, poker run, kids’ games, mx race, car show, gospel sing, demo derby, and Labor Day parade. Adm. chg. 812-305-1766; labordayassoc.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 1-4

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Sep. 3-4 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Salute To Veterans Of WWII

Indiana Military Museum grounds. Living history event with WWII battle enactments, vendors, indoor and outdoor static displays, WWII vehicle parade and more. No adm. chg. for WWII veterans. 812-882-1941; indianamilitarymuseum.org C X Sep. 2-5 Clinton (Vermillion Co., West Reg.)

Sep. 3-4 Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

Water St. and North 9th St. Fri. 5 pm parade, free stage entertainment all weekend, carnival rides, wine garden open daily; dancing; Italian heritage, food, music and culture, shopping, museums. No adm. chg. 812-249-2310; thelittleitalyfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 1-4

4th St., between Grant St. and Indiana Ave. in Bloomington. Festival is in the vibrant setting of Downtown Bloomington and provides a high quality outdoor art event. A 45-year Bloomington tradition. No adm. chg. 812-575-0484; 4thstreet.org C X

Little Italy Festival

Fourth Street Festival Of The Arts And Crafts

Sep. 3, Mosey Down Main Street See May 14 listing Sep. 3 Cannelburg (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Amish Quilt Auction

Simon J. Graber Community Building. The only auction selling authentic hand-stitched, Amish-made quilts. The only place to see the most beautifully made comforters and discuss the art of quilt making. No adm. chg. 812-296-1775; daviesscounty.net C X

Sep. 3-5 North Salem (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

North Salem Old Fashion Days

Downtown and Machinery Field. Live entertainment, vendors, food, raffle, parade, horse pull, pie contest, truck/tractor pull, car show, 5k/10k walk/run, bike ride, cornhole tournament, kids’ area. No adm. chg. 317-370-0585; nsofd.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 2-4 Sep. 4, Tri-State Antique Market See May 1 listing

Sep. 3 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Fly/In Cruise/In

Marion Municipal Airport. Check out antique, classic and warbird aircraft, as well as vintage cars, trucks, motorcycles, firetrucks and autocycles. Pancake breakfast for a fee. No adm. chg. 765-669-3544; flyincruisein.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 2

Sep. 4 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Blues On The Rock Festival

Rockport City Park. Best blues entertainment around. Live bands, food, local craft beer. Come spend the day enjoy a fun day for all ages. Plein air paint out. Gate fee. 812-649-9147 C X Sep. 5 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

St. Peter’s Labor Day Festival Sep. 3-4 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Music Festival

Lane’s End Barn. Free performances Sat. and Sun. Labor Day Weekend. Enjoy two full days of traditional music along the historic Whitewater Canal. No adm. chg. 765-647-6522; metamorampa.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 2-3

Church grounds. Delicious country-fried chicken, turtle soup, beer garden, quilts, country store, basket raffle, and games. Old-fashioned country hospitality, scenic setting. No adm. chg. 765-647-5462; brookvilleparishes.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 4

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 8-10 Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Daviess County Turkey Trot Sep. 8-10 Tipton (Tipton Co., East Reg.)

Tipton County Pork Festival

Historic Downtown. Pork and food vendors. Beer garden. Large carnival, free entertainment/concerts, arts and craft vendors, two parades, easy park/ride shuttle. No adm. chg. 765-617-0225; tiptoncountyporkfestival.com X Sep. 8-10 Roanoke (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

68th Annual Roanoke Fall Festival

Roanoke Park. Family-friendly fun for everyone. Free concerts, kids’ games and activities, parades, demo derby, NTPA tractor pull, contests, antique tractors, food alley and more. No adm. chg. 260-359-8687; discoverroanoke.org C X

Montgomery Ruritan Park. Did you ever see turkeys race and pigs wrestle? You can see this plus live entertainment, crafts, Bingo and more. Adm. chg. 812-698-0524; montgomeryruritanclub.com/turkeytrot.htm C X

Sep. 8-10 New Palestine (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

New Palestine Fall Festival

5242 W. US 52, Lions Club. Offering food, booths, kids’ zone, parade, live entertainment, beer and wine garden. Fun for everyone. No adm. chg. 317-417-3050; nplions.com C X Sep. 8-10 Elnora (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

White River Valley Antique Show

County fairgrounds. Working demonstrations of threshing machines. Sawmills, sorghum, apple butter and antique machinery. Gospel night. Children’s Day Fri. Adm. chg. 812-692-5831; wrvaa.org C X

Sep. 8-10 Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.) Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest Monroe County Fairgrounds. Hot air balloons, some in special shapes. Tethered rides, skydivers, wine and beer garden, bands, vendors, 5k run/walk, helicopter rides, fireworks, and more. Adm. chg. C X 812-345-3794; kiwanisindianaballoonfest.com

Sep. 8-11 Lanesville (Harrison Co., South Reg.) Lanesville Heritage Weekend Heritage Park. Second Thu. in Sep. annually. Three days of family fun. Queen/Princess pageant. Fiddlers’ log-sawing and horseshoe pitchin’ contests. Antique farm equipment with demonstrations, steam engines, hit’n miss engines, sawmill and crafts demonstrations, tractor pull. No adm. chg. C X 812-952-2027; lanesvilleheritageweekend.com

Sep. 8-10 Wabash (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Roann Covered Bridge Festival

Downtown. Small Town - Big Festival. Lots of fun. Good music a little bit country and some rock ‘n roll. Parade - Sat. 2pm. Tractor and horse pulls and more. No pets please. No adm. chg. 765-833-2136; roanncoveredbridgefestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 7-9 64

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 9-11 Oxford (Benton Co., West Reg.)

Dan Patch Days Community Festival

Rommel Park. We have a rodeo on Sat. and Sun. Car show, baseball tourney, washoos, vendors and lots of food and fun for the whole family. Fish fry on Sat. night. No adm. chg. 765-586-6137; harrahshoosierpark.com C X

Sep. 9-11 Matthews (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Cumberland Covered Bridge Festival

Northwest side of the functional bridge. New crafts, foods, flea market, stage entertainment, horse rides, inflatables, antique engines, tractors, sawmill, corn hole tournament and more. Free parking. Adm. chg. 765-998-2928; matthewscoveredbridgefestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 8-10

Sep. 9-11 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) Sep. 9-10 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Downtown Pendleton Fall Festival

Downtown. Art and exhibit, craft booths, food, kid zone, music and more. No adm. chg. pendletonin.org C X

Sep. 9-10 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Pendleton Fall Creek Heritage Fair

Beautiful Historic Falls Park. 100+ vendors. Arts, crafts, food and music. 10am-6pm both days. No adm. chg. 765-609-4653 C X

Greater Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show

4-H Fairgrounds. 45th annual. Nearly 50 gem, jewelry, mineral and fossil dealers. Silent auctions, children’s activities, educational displays. Scientific society meetings. Free parking. No adm. chg. 765-325-2690; 500earthsciencesclub.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 8-10

Sep. 9-11 Paoli (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Paoli Fall Festival

Historic Courthouse Square. Carnival, food, arts, crafts, music. Entertainment on courthouse lawn Fri. Band plaing Sat. Car show Sun. Parade. Join us. No adm. chg. 812-653-0907; paolichamberofcommerce.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 8-10 Sep. 9-11 Rensselaer (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Little Cousin Jasper Festival

Courthouse Square. The first weekend after Labor Day. Three days of family fun, food and entertainment. Free stage all weekend. No adm. chg. 219-866-5001; littlecousinjasperfestival.com C X 66

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Sep. 9-11 Burlington (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Burlington Fall Festival

Burlington Community Park. Food, live music, games, arts and crafts. Chili supper, pancake breakfast, queen/cutie pageant and parade. Car show, co-ed softball tourney. Family fun. No adm. chg. 765-564-6757; carrollcountyindiana.com X Sep. 10, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing

Sep. 10 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Arts In The Park

Blue River Memorial Park. Celebrate the arts with events for children and adults to experience the arts through interactive art projects, classes, crafts, music and more. Fee for some classes. No adm. chg. 317-364-0712; shelbycountyartsinthepark.comCX Sep. 10 Morgantown (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Colonel Vawter Day Sep. 10 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Main Street. Car, truck and motorcycle show, food trucks, arts and crafts vendors, kids’ zone, 5K walk/run, baking contest, raffles and ice cream. No adm. chg. 765-341-1625 C X

Shelby County Bicentennial Farm Tour

Various locations. Celebrate the Shelby County Bicentennial on the Bicentennial Farm Tour. See website for up-to-date timing and information. Adm. chg. 317-398-9623; bicentennialinshelbycounty.com C X

Sep. 10 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Fall Harvest Festival

Prairie Creek Park. Foot stompin’ music, unbeatable beer and wine, delicious foods, games, comedy, magic, circus and more. Don’t miss this fun family event. No adm. chg. 765-654-4081; frankfortmainstreet.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 9

Sep. 10 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

French Market

42nd & Central, St. Joan of Arc Church. One of Indy’s best neighborhood festivals. Offering French and American cuisine, live music, beer and wine garden, 50 unique artisan booths and children’s activities. No adm. chg. 317-283-5508; sjoa.org C X

Sep. 10-11 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.) Andersontown Powwow and Indian Market Athletic Park. Native American Powwow. Woodland Indians camp, tipi village, birds of prey, exhibition and inter-tribal dancing, music, cultural demonstrations, storytelling, family fun, children’s activities, Native American food. Market with jewelry, paintings, textiles. Adm. chg. C X 765-203-9770; andersontownpowwow.org 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 9-10

Sep. 10-11 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Milling Days

Bridgeton. Visit Bridgeton Mill for live stone grinding demonstrations, learn about the history of milling and try organic grains and mixes. Crafters, shops open, food. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 9-10

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 14-17 Sullivan (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Sullivan County Rotary Corn Festival

Downtown Square and Central Plaza. Downtown Sullivan nightly concerts and beer garden with gate fee, bring a chair. Carnival, food, vendors. Parade Sat. 1pm. Corn feed and turtle derby. Adm. chg. 812-243-1228; sullivanrotary.org C X

Sep. 10-11 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.) Columbus Scottish Festival County Fairgrounds. Celebrating 30 years. The best of Scotland, right here in Southern Indiana. Celtic music, car show, highland games, dancing, sheepdogs, food, beer garden, merchants, children’s area, living history camps and more. A great family-friendly event. Adm. chg. 812-375-1642; scottishfestival.org C X Sep. 10-11 Greencastle (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

Sep. 15-18

Nappanee (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Nappanee Apple Festival Downtown, Depot Plaza, Municipal Airport, Nappanee Public Library, and The Barns at Nappanee. Family-friendly festival featuring 7-foot apple pie, Wings and Wheels Show, Antique Tractor and Engine Show, Napple Store, exhibitors, food, three entertainment stages, carnival rides and contests. No adm. chg. C X 574-773-7812; nappaneeapplefestival.org 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 14-17

Putnam County Airport Appreciation Days

Putnam County Regional Airport. Family-friendly event with something for aviation enthusiasts of all ages. Weekend events include Young Eagle Rally for kids and paid airplane rides for adults. No adm. chg. 765-721-1289; putnamcountyregionalairport.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 9-10 Sep. 10-11 LIgonier (Noble Co., East Reg.)

Stone’s Trace Pioneer Festival and Fall Rendezvous SR 5 and US 33 across from West Noble School. Stone’s Trace is the home of Richard Stone, the second white settler in Noble County. Come visit his home, and see what it was to live in the 1800s. Crafts, food, music. Adm. chg. 574-529-3693; stonestrace.com X

Sep. 16-17 Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Chandelier Barn Market

Gasthof Amish Village. Over 70 makers. One-of-a-kind antiques, artwork, jewelry, furniture, clothing and more. Painting demonstrations, food and great atmosphere in the heart of Amish country. Adm. chg. 812-486-3731; chandelierbarnmarket.com C X

Sep. 10-18

Friendship Flea Market See Jun. 11-19 listing Sep. 16-17 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Back To The Fifties Festival, Inc.

Boone County Fairgrounds, I-65 Exit 138. 28th annual. Great family entertainment, food, shopping, children’s activities, classic cars and antique bicycles. Sat. night concert. Plan a weekend staycation. No adm. chg. 866-447-5050; fiftiesfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 15-16 Sep. 16-17 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scott County Quilt Festival

Scott County Heritage Center and Museum. Quilts, quilts and more quilts. Quilt-related vendors and supplies. No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C X 68

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Tree City Fall Festival Sep. 16-17 Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Tree City Fall Festival

Downtown Square. Third weekend in Sep. Annual event. Historic Courthouse Tower Tree. Arts, crafts, food, free concerts, parade, car show, royalty pageants, 5k run. Free parking. No adm. chg. 812-593-8783; treecityfallfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 15-16

Sep. 16-17 Holland (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Holland Fest

Holland Park - A Dutch Touch in a German Town. Good food, beer garden, keg toss, ice cream eating contest, crafts, and family friendly activities staged around Holland’s historic windmill. No adm. chg. 812-631-4330; hollandindiana.us X

Sep. 16-18 Frankton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Frankton Heritage Days Festival

Northwest side of town. 47 yrs. of festival fun. Family-oriented. Daily events, Sat. parade, 5K, car show, tractor pulls. Vendors, carnival, live entertainment, fireworks and great food. Adm. chg. 765-617-9864; heritagedays.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 15-17

Sep. 16-18 Francesville (Pulaski Co., North Reg.) Francesville Fall Festival Downtown Streets. Free entertainment, arts, crafts, flea markets, music on the streets, dinners, fun run, corn hole contest, garden tractor, auto show, crop contest, food vendors, music programs, carnival rides, parade, fireworks, petting zoo, kids’ games. No adm. chg. X 219-869-1229; francesvillefallfestival.com 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 15-17

Sep. 16-18 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel On Canvas

Arts & Design District. Enjoy open-air painting throughout central Carmel. A quick paint event, finals competition and art fair are also part of the festivities. No adm. chg. 317-571-2787; carmelartsanddesign.com C X Sep. 16-18 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Golden Heritage Days Festival

Courthouse Square. Expect delicious food, crafts, activities for the kids, live music, inflatables and more. You will love our weekend of excitement and celebration of our heritage. No adm. chg. 812-385-2134; gibsoncountychamber.org C X Sep. 16-18 Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

St. George Festival

St. George Orthodox Christian Church. Experience a heritage of faith, hospitality, food, music, culture and crafts. Middle Eastern food, pastries, church tours and children’s games. Parking charge $5. No adm. chg. 317-845-7755; stgfest.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 15-17

Sep. 17 Ferdinand (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Ferdinand Folk Festival

18th Street Park. Day long earth and family-friendly event. Local and regional music, arts and crafts, and environmental/educational information. No adm. chg. 812-639-9581; ferdinandfolkfestival.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 16

Sep. 17 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

American Legion Post 119 Bed Race

State St. and North St. Food and fun. Watch teams push beds down the street to win prizes. Benefits the Legion and other veterans’ organizations. Email: ca35gill@gmail.com. No adm. chg. 317-316-8044 C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 9

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 17 Scotland (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Sep. 17 Wabash (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Scotland Festival Main Street. Annual celebration includes historical hotel and barber shop tours, live music, Civil War encampment, wild west shows, pedal tractor pull, corn hole tourney, vendors. No adm. chg. 812-384-2837; visitgc.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 16

Downtown, Paradise Spring Historical Park. Celebrating rich history and community. Entertainment with food trucks, vendors, children’s games and parade. No adm. chg. 260-563-4171; wabashfoundersday.com C X

58th Annual Scotland Festival

Wabash Founder’s Day Festival

Sep. 17 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Cruise Indy Car Show and Car Cruise

Indiana Spine Group (Carmel Location) 13225 N. Meridian. Enjoy car show and car cruise, food, music, silent auction, Indy BiPlane flyover, while benefiting a local charity. 317-275-1947; cruiseindy.com C X Sep. 17 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Global Fest

Global Fest Northwestern Ave., Chauncey Ave., and West Lafayette Public Library. One day festival celebrating world cultures through music, dance, crafts, displays and international food. Continuous stage entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-775-5110; westlafayette.in.gov C X

Sep. 17 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Frankfort Hispanic Heritage Festival

Frankfort Prairie Creek Park. Celebrate the beauty and diversity of the Hispanic cultural heritage through music, art, essays, demonstrations, and food from various Hispanic countries. No adm. chg. 765-659-3422; frankfort-in.gov C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 16

Sep. 17 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

BBQ and BREWFEST

Sep. 17 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Downtown Public Square. 6th annual. Music, BBQ and brews. Featuring our own BBQ Masters and local breweries. See website for up-to-date timing and information. Adm. chg. 317-316-8044; visitshelbycounty.com C X

Honey Harvest Celebration

Hunter’s Honey Farm. We have harvested our honey and invite you to watch us extract and bottle this year’s crop. Free tours, eat at our Honey Cafe and enjoy many more family activities. No adm. chg. 765-537-9430; huntershoneyfarm.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 16

Sep. 17 Bargersville (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Bargersville Harvest Moon Fall Festival

Downtown Mainstreet. Live music, great food, craft vendors, town parade and family activities. No adm. chg. 317-422-3126; townofbargersville.org C X 70

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Sep. 17-18 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

Sep. 17-18 Rushville (Rush Co., East Reg.)

Old Washington Street Festival

Wendell Willkie Days

Downtown. Rush County Bicentennial Celebration - bigger and better than ever. Sat.: parade, games, vendors, art show, Farmers’ Market, music, Touch-a-Truck, concert at amphitheater, “5 in 50” bicycle ride through 5 historic bridges. Sun.: SPARC Walk (suicide prevention). No adm. chg.

765-932-2880; rushcounty.com

Near Downtown 500-900 E. Washington St. Three entertainment areas, arts and crafts, food, car show, demonstrations, kids’ area, historic home tours and Emily Kimbrough’s Home Museum. No adm. chg. oldwashingtonstreetfestival.org C X

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Sep. 17-18 Middletown (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Middletown Fall Fun Festival

Streets of Downtown Middletown. Historic downtown street festival. Sat. and Sun. Event. Craft-food vendors, live music, car show, 5k run, corn hole tournament, Bingo, family fun zone, queen contest. No adm. chg. 765-639-1446 C X Sep. 17-18 Valparaiso (Porter Co., North Reg.)

Art Blitz

695 N. 400 E. (1 mile S. of US Hwy. 6, 3 miles N. of Hwy. 2) An engaging schedule of demonstrations and hands-on art activities for kids and adults. Art exhibits, live music, instrument zoo, food, wine tastings, and more. No adm. chg. 219-462-9009; artbarnschool.org C X

Sep. 17-24 Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.) 75th Mitchell Persimmon Festival Spring Mill State Park and Downtown Main St. Pioneer Village Candlelight Tour on Sep. 17 at Spring Mill State Park. Downtown Main St. vendors, persimmon pudding and desserts, free stage entertainment, exhibits, food, amusement rides Sep. 19-24. Parade Sep. 24. No adm. chg. 812-849-4441; persimmonfestival.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 23-30

Sep. 17-18 Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

20th Century Chevy Car Fest

Eastside Park. Cruise-in Sat. night. Fabulous show of custom cars. Antiques and mostly modern. Awards Sun. No adm. chg. 812-617-5580; 20thcenturychevy.com C X Sep. 17-18 Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Trail Of Courage Living history Festival

4 mi. N. of Rochester. US 31 and CR 375 N at Fulton Co. High School. Pre-1840 event celebrating the period before Potawatomi Indians were removed from the area in 1838 on the Trail of Death. Music, dance, historic arts. Adm. chg. 574-223-4436; fultoncountyhistory.org C X 2023 Dates: Sep. 16-17 Sep. 17-18 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Sep. 18 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel PorchFest

Carmel Arts & Design District. A free, family-friendly community event featuring a variety of live music on the porches of neighborhood homes in the Carmel Arts & Design District. No adm. chg. 317-689-7551; carmelporchfest.org C X

Johnny Appleseed Festival

Johnny Appleseed and Archer Parks. Celebrate the life of Johnny Appleseed. Traditional mid-1800’s crafts and food, entertainment, children’s games, demonstrators, pioneer encampment, antiques. No adm. chg. 260-427-6003; johnnyappleseedfest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 16-17 Sep. 17-18 Attica (Fountain Co., West Reg.)

Attica Heritage Days

McDonald Park. Celebrating the rich history of Attica on the banks of the Wabash. Home of Grand Ole Opry founder, George D. Hay. No adm. chg. 765-299-1455 X

Sep. 20-24 Bluffton (Wells Co., East Reg.)

Bluffton Free Street Fair

Downtown. Annual street fair, rides, vendor booths, food, games, parades, car show, idol contest, free entertainment, wrestling, concert, horse and pony pull. No adm. chg. 260-824-4351; blufftonstreetfair.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 19-23

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 21-25 Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Sep. 23-25 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Ripley County Courthouse Square. 120 years of fun. Bring the family Wed.-Sun. Games, rides, art, live music, contests, food, art and crafts all week. Giant pumpkins in a giant parade Sat. No adm. chg. 812-699-2394; versaillespumpkinshow.com C X

Huntingburg City Park. Four-day festival. Food and game booths, rides, horseshoe, dodgeball, volleyball, golf tournaments and free live music nightly. City-wide parade concludes the event. No adm. chg. 812-631-2776; huntingburgherbstfest.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 22-24

Versailles Lions Club Pumpkin Show

Huntingburg Herbstfest

Sep. 22-25 Gas City (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Ducktail Run Rod & Custom Car Show

Gas City Park. More than 2,400 cool cars in this huge 1972 and older show. Swap meets, crafts, vendors, and live entertainment all weekend. Early Duck Cruise on Thur. night. No adm. chg. 765-661-0917; ducktailrun.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 21-24

Sep. 23-25 Saint John (Lake Co., North Reg.)

St. John Oktoberfest

US Hwy. 41 and 93rd Ave. The whole family can celebrate German culture with great food and desserts, live entertainment, a Bier Garden and fun activities for the kids. No adm. chg. 219-682-8917; stjohnoktoberfest.com C X Sep. 22-25 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Franklin County Antique Machinery Show

Fairgrounds. One of the largest antique and machinery shows. Featuring Ferguson, Massey Harris, soap making, horse pull, saw mill, steam engines and more. Adm. chg. 765-647-6522; fcamc.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 28-Oct. 1

Sep. 23-25 Fairmount (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Fairmount Museum Days/James Dean Festival

Sept. 23-25,

Main St. and Playacres Park. Authentic James Dean memorabilia including two motorcycles at the museum. James Dean lookalike contest, custom car show, carnival, parade, crafts, food, entertainment. 765-948-4555; jamesdeanartifacts.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 22-24

Sep. 23-24 Austin (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Sep. 23-25 Cory (Clay Co., West Reg.)

Hardy Lake and Raptor Center. Two days per year Hardy Lake opens the Raptor Center to the public to educate people on raptors. Raptors, Osprey tours and tons of activities for the whole family. Adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C X

Community Building Grounds. Crafts, antiques, yard sales, flea market, car show, Bad Apple Saloon, ribeye dinner Fri. Jonah fish fry Sat. Chicken noodles and parade, Jeep Cruise on Sun. No adm. chg. 812-236-3735; coryapplefestival.com C X

Sep. 23,

Music On Depot: New Pal Summer Concert See May 27 listing

Old Court Days See May 27 listing

Raptor Days At Hardy Lake

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Cory Apple Festival

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Sep. 23-25 Jonesboro (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Sep. 24 Jasonville (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Main St. Stunt riders, light show, bike show, field events and memorial rides. Great vendors, family fun all weekend. Camping available. Rockin’ bands all weekend. No adm. chg. 765-674-7448; indianamps.org/jonesbororiverrally C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 22-24

Downtown Jasonville. Annual event including softball tournament, food vendors, arts and crafts vendors, golf outing, 5K run, parade and alumni dinner. No adm. chg. 812-798-8061; visitgc.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 23

Jonesboro River Rally

Sep. 23-25 Thorntown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Festival Of The Turning Leaves

Main St. Fri. 6pm Bluegrass Jam, 8pm movie and fireworks. Sat. 9am 5/10k, 1pm parade. Sun. car show and Touch-aTruck. Sat.-Sun. live music, kids’ zone, street fair, food court. No adm. chg. 765-336-2488; thorntownfestival.org C X

Shakamak Homecoming

Sep. 24 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Franklin Fall Festival

Downtown Franklin. Community entertainment, beer garden, food vendors, parade, free outdoor concert. No adm. chg. 317-736-3689; franklinparks.org C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 30 Sep. 24 Covington (Fountain Co., West Reg.)

Covington Apple Fest

Sep. 23-25 Wanatah (La Porte Co., North Reg.)

Wanatah Scarecrow Festival

Scarecrow Square Main and Cross St. Free entertainment craft and food vendors, community meals. Sat. 5K run/3K walk, kids’ race, parade, tractor show. Sun. car show. Family fun, great small-town festival. No adm. chg. 219-733-2786; scarecrowfest.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 22-24

Downtown Square. Artisans, local businesses, food trucks, Coffing Brothers Orchard Apples, car show, live music, Apple Fest Queen Pageant and more. No adm. chg. 765-585-6501 C X 2023 Festival Date: Sep. 23 Sep. 24 Flora (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Depot Day Festival & Flora Sesquicentennial

Downtown at the Depot. Celebrate heritage transportation and the restored 1908 Flora Depot. Games, music, food, contests, Model T rides, and more. No adm. chg. 574-967-3022; floraindianadepot.org C X Sep. 24-25 Huntington (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

Forks Of The Wabash Pioneer Festival Sep. 23-25 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Lincoln’s Lebanon and Civil War Re-enactment

Lebanon Memorial Park, 130 E. Ulen Dr. Dedicated to the spirit of the mid 1800s. Enjoy a visit from one of America’s most beloved presidents, live Civil War battles and demonstrations. Adm. chg. 765-483-9414; boonecountyhistorical.org C X

Huntington County Fairgrounds. Relive the mid-1800s. Encamp-ment, military drills, pioneer village; vintage tractors, engines, cars, bicycles; demonstrations, entertainment, crafts, games, and food. Adm. chg. 260-359-0176; pioneerfestival.org C X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Sep. 24-25 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Old Town Waverly Park Festival Sep. 24-25 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel International Arts Festival

Carmel Arts & Design District. Over 130 diverse juried artists with live entertainment spotlighting international dance and music. A weekend of fun for the whole family. No adm. chg. 317-600-6118; carmelartsfestival.org C X Sep. 24-25 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Jay County Heritage Festival

Jay County Historical Museum, 903 E Main St, Portland. Demonstrations, reenactors, music, entertainment, exhibits, crafts, artisans, history, kids’ area, old-time games, carriage rides, kettle-cooked food. No adm. chg. 260-726-7168; jaycountyhistory.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 23-24

Old Town Park at Waverly. Artisan demonstrations, historic camp, live animals, craft vendors, food, live music, kids’ activities and 3rd annual car show. No adm. chg. 765-346-1881; morgancountyparks.org C X

Sep. 24-25 Centerville (Wayne Co., East Reg.)

Warm Glow Fall Festival

Warm Glow Candle Company. Pumpkins, mums and gourds, vendors, food trucks, wine tasting, live music, free parking and trolley service, in-store sales, and more. No adm. chg. 765-855-5483; warmglow.com C X

Sep. 24-28 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Sep. 24-25 Atlanta (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Atlanta New Earth Festival

Downtown. Hamilton County’s longest running, largest festival. Unique arts, crafts, antiques, vintage decor, farmers’ market, kids’ zone, food and Live entertainment. No adm. chg. X 765-292-2626; atlantaindiana.com 2023 Dates: Sep. 23-24

Sep. 24-25 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art

Broadway to Vine Sts. Southern Indiana’s premier outdoor juried arts and fine crafts festival. This event also features a variety of food vendors, live entertainment, and fun for kids. No adm. chg. 812-571-2752; madisonchautauqua.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep 23-24 74

Model T Covered Bridge Tour

Parke County Fairgrounds. Model T owners spend five days touring the covered bridges and Amish businesses on scenic drives in Parke County. Registration fee. Your chance to see a lot of Model Ts. 765-762-6067; westcentralindianamodelters.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 23-27

Sep. 24-Oct. 31 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Waterman’s Fall Harvest Festival

7010 E. Raymond St. Tractor-drawn hayride to pumpkin patch, pumpkin-eating dinosaur, pony rides and cornfield maze fun for all ages. Food and music on weekends. Adm. chg. 317-356-6995; watermansfamilyfarm.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Sep. 28-Oct. 1 Aurora (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg.)

Aurora Farmers Fair Sep. 24-Oct. 31 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Russell Farms Country Fall Festival

Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch. Every Sat. and Sun. Hayrides, pumpkins, country stores, mini golf, scavenger hunt corn mazes, petting zoo, rides, pedal karts and more. Kids two and under free. Adm. chg. 317-773-9078; russell-farms.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 23- Oct. 31

Downtown Second St. One of Indiana’s oldest festivals consisting of rides, food booths, two stages of entertainment, numerous vendors, and a street parade. No adm. chg. 812-926-1300; aurorafarmersfair.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 4-7

Sep. 29-Oct. 1 Kewanna (Fulton Co., North Reg.) Sep. 25 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Art On The Wabash

Tapawingo Park. A juried art fair on the banks of the beautiful Wabash River, presented by the Art Museum of Greater Lafayette and the City of West Lafayette. No adm. chg. 765-775-5100; artonthewabash.com C X

Kewanna Fall Festival

Street and park. Free entertainment, great American sideshow, free daily circus, carnival rides and festival food, 5k run, garden tractor pull. Chain saw carving competition. Live bands, auto/bike show. Parade Sat. 1pm. No adm. chg.

574-542-7500 X

Sep. 30-Oct. 2 Cataract (Owen Co., West Reg.)

Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival

Sep. 26-Oct. 1 Auburn (Dekalb Co., East Reg.)

Downtown. 53rd annual; 800 lb. beans, ham; fish, sausage, ice cream, tenderloins, BBQ, pizza. Crafts, tools, antiques. 100+ vendors. Fri. 3pm-8pm, Sat. and Sun. 10am-6 pm. No adm. chg. 765-720-8178; cataractfire.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 6-8

DeKalb County Free Fall Fair

Downtown Square, County Fairgrounds. National main stage free entertainment, midway, best fair food, fresh warm donuts, huge merchant’s tent, 4-H competition, parades, pageants, live performances and more. No adm. chg. 260-925-1834; dekalbcountyfair.org C X

Sep. 30-Oct. 2 Newport (Vermillion Co., West Reg.) Sep. 28-Oct. 1 Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

49th Annual Seymour Oktoberfest

Downtown. Huge variety of food, crafts, entertainment and a Biergarten. Enjoy our German band, stein hoist, parade, 5k, hot air balloons and more. No adm. chg. 812-523-1414; seymouroktoberfest.com C X

Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb

Courthouse Square. World’s largest antique auto competition event. Timed runs up the historic Newport Hill for antique cars and motorcycles. Parade 5pm Sat. Vehicle Raffle. Car Shows. No adm. chg. 765-492-4220; newporthillclimb.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Sep. 29-Oct. 1

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Oct. TBD Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Headless Horseman

Conner Prairie. The festival is full of activities, shows and spooktacular family fun. Take an adventure on our haunted hayride where you’ll get chased down by the Headless Horseman. Adm. chg. 317-776-6000; connerprairie.org C X Oct. TBD Boonville (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Square Flare

Downtown Square. Family fun, music, games, pumpkin painting, BBQ contest, games for kids, bounce house. A fall tradition you don’t want to miss. No adm. chg. 812-217-7887; visitwarrick.com X

Oct. 1 Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.) Wine & Brew Fest Meredith Plaza. Sample varieties of wine, craft beer and cheese while listening to live music. View antique cars, art and more. Includes wine glass and tastings with $10 adm. chg. Sponsored by Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and CVB. Adm. chg. C X 812-254-5262; daviesscountychamber.com Oct. 1 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.) Sep. 24-Oct. 31

Oktoberfest Celebration: Cole Porter Classic and Chili Cook-Off

Sep. 26-Oct. 1

Riverwalk. Chili cook-off features entertainment, delicious chili cook off, food. The 5k, 10k run/walk starts at Riverview Event Center. Run along Nickel Plate Trail. Adm. chg. 765-472-1855; enjoymiamicounty.com X

Sep. 28-Oct. 1

Oct. 1 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Waterman’s Fall Harvest Festival See Sep. 24 listing Sep. 24-Oct. 31

Russell Farms Country Fall Festival See Sep. 24 listing DeKalb County Free Fall Fair See Sep. 26 listing 49th Annual Seymour Oktoberfest See Sep. 28 listing Sep. 28-Oct. 1

Aurora Farmers Fair See Sep. 28 listing Sep. 29-Oct. 1

Kewanna Fall Festival See Sep. 29 listing Sep. 30-Oct. 2

Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival See Sep. 30 listing Sep. 30-Oct. 2

Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb See Sep. 30 listing

Oct. TBD Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Christmas In October

Fishers High School, CCA Door FH19. 160 juried crafters. It’s not too early to shop for Christmas. $5 adults; $3 seniors and students over 13. Email: fishers craft fair@fishers band.org. fishersdm.org/christmas-in-october C X 76

Potter’s Bridge Fall Festival

Potter’s Bridge Park. Visit more than 90 arts, crafts, and food booths. Enjoy the free KidZone and live entertainment or simply take in the natural beauty of the White River Greenway Trail. No adm. chg. 317-770-4400 C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 7 Oct. 1 Jamestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Jamestown Apple Cider Festival

Pleasant Acres Nature Park. Antique apple cider press in operation all day. Live music, food and other vendors, cornhole and kids’ activities. Free parking. No adm. chg. 765-676-5928; jamestownin.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 7 Oct. 1 westville (La Porte Co., North Reg.)

Westville Pumpkin Festival

Prairie Meadow Park. Annual celebration of the pumpkin harvest. Enjoy pumpkin baked goods, craft and food venders, tractor pull, parade, 5k run/walk, cash raffle, entertainment and more. No adm. chg. 219-879-8280; westvillepumpkinfestival.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Oct. 1-2 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Feast Of The Hunters’ Moon

Fort Ouiatenon. Reenactment of life during the 18th century. French, British and Native American trading posts, food, crafts, demonstrations and music. No parking chg. Adm. chg. 765-476-8411; feastofthehuntersmoon.org C X Oct. 1-2 Kendallville (Noble Co., East Reg.)

Apple Festival Of Kendallville

Fairgrounds. 1800-1865 pioneer festival offering skilled demonstrators, primitive village, children’s crafts and games, contests, antiques, crafts, foods, and entertainment. No adm. chg. 260-350-1119; kendallvilleapplefestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 7-8 Oct. 1-2, 7-9, 14-16, 21-23, 28-30 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Lyles Station Corn Maze

Lyles Station Historic School and Museum. Every Fri.-Sun. in Oct. Get lost in a 10-acre corn maze, pick a pumpkin and paint it, hayrides, campfires, food, and fall fun. Adm. chg. 812-385-2534; lylesstation.org C X

Oct. 1-2, 8-9 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

36th Annual Heartland Apple Festival

Beasley’s Orchard. Fun-filled family events featuring hayrides to the pumpkin patch, u-pick apples, corn maze, apple cannons, yard games, entertainment, food, craft vendors, and more. Adm. chg. 317-745-4876; beasleys-orchard.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 7-15

Oct. 1-9 New Albany (Floyd Co., South Reg.)

Harvest Homecoming Festival

Downtown New Albany. On the beautiful Ohio River for 54 years. Parade, rides, entertainment, kids’ events, craft/food booths and more. Charge for some events and activities. 812-944-8572; harvesthomecoming.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 7-15

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Oct. 1-31 Ligonier (Noble Co., East Reg.)

Pumpkin Fantasyland

Fashion Farm. Pumpkins, gourds and squash create wellknown characters and historical events. Hayrides, mazes and refreshments. Family tradition for over 40 years. Adm. chg. 260-894-4498; pumpkinfantasyland.com C X Oct. 2, Tri-State Antique Market See May 1 listing

Oct. 2 Terre Haute (Vigo Co., West Reg.)

Old Fashion Days

Collett Park. Enjoy an afternoon of old-fashioned fun. Crafters, puppet show, face painting, carriage rides and more. Come enjoy a bowl of beans cooked over an open fire. Free parking. No adm. chg. X

Oct. 6-9 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) Riley Festival Downtown, US 40 and SR 9. Four days of shopping, live entertainment, festival foods, parades, and more, in celebration of James Whitcomb Riley. Free Parking at Fairgrounds. 50¢ shuttle service. No adm. chg. C X 317-462-2141; rileyfestival.com 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 5-8 Oct. 7

Polo At Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. 10 listing

812-232-2727; terrehaute.in.gov/parks

Oct. 7-9 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.) Oct. 6 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

ArtsWalk

Downtown streets. Join us for an evening of food, art and music including a Pumpkin Trail. Adm. chg. 765-282-7897; downtownmuncie.org C

Metamora Canal Days Autumn Festival

Whitewater Canal In Metamora. Celebrate Fall in Metamora, Indiana’s Canal Town. Craft and antique vendors along the canal, flea market all over town. Operating grist mill and train. No adm. chg. 765-647-6522; historicmetamora.net C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 6-8

Oct. 6-9 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Morgan County Fall Foliage Festival

Courthouse Square. A fun, family event. Car show, kids’ events, arts and crafts vendors, a parade and more. No adm. chg. 765-342-0332; morgancountyfallfoliagefestival.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 5-8 Oct. 7-9 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Mississinewa 1812

Mississinewa Battlefield. Largest War of 1812 living history event in the U.S. Food and shopping. Battle reenactments, American and British military camps, Native American village and wilderness. Adm. chg. 765-667-3987; mississinewa1812.com C X 78

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Oct. 7-9 Bloomfield (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Bloomfield Apple Festival

Town Park. Various craft and food vendors, carnival, car show, live music, 5k run/walk and a parade Sun. No parking chg. Free shuttle service. No adm. chg. 812-384-3475; bloomfieldapplefest.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 6-8 Oct. 8,

Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing

Oct. 8 Medora (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

HOPE Medora Goes Pink

Downtown Medora. Enjoy wagon, carriage, barrell rides; great food; 5k/walk/health fair; vendor booths; parade; live music. No adm. chg. 812-966-2754 C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 14

Oct. 8 Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Jackson County Festival Of Wines and Brews

Historic WR Ewing. Join the Psi Otes and Masons for wine and beer tastings, great food and live music. Bring your lawn chair and stay with us for the street concert sponsored by BEMS. Adm. chg. 812-525-7597; psiiotaxi.org C X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Parke County Bellmore Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

October 14-23 Rockville Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Historic Downtown Rockville. Headquarters to the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival since its start in 1957. Vendors of homemade and handmade items, primitives, and antiques gather on the courthouse lawn. Local non-profits serve a variety of foods each day. Free covered bridge maps are available at the two information booths with staff on hand to help. Tickets for the guided bus tours of covered bridges available for purchase at the information booths. Store front business around the square for additional shopping. Art gallery, historical museum, and the 1883 train depot open for a unique cultural experience. Historic Ritz Theater offers several theatrical presentations. No adm. chg. X

765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com

US 36 and SR 59. Pumpkins, mums, primitives and family yard sales. A little bit of everything. Stop along your travels through the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival. No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com X

Billie Creek Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Billie Creek Village. These picturesque grounds are home to three covered bridges, several historic buildings, General Store and schoolhouse. Handmade crafts, shopping and festival food. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com X

Bloomingdale Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Bloomingdale. See homemade apple butter being made and is available for purchase. Local crafts and food all at historic Quaker church. No adm. chg. 765-498-1310; coveredbridges.com X

Parke County, Indiana . . .


Festival October 14-23, 2022

Covered Bridge Festival

Bridgeton Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Montezuma Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Quality handmade crafts, fine art, unique products, food courts, shopping, live entertainment. Working Bridgeton gristmill and Indiana’s most famous covered bridge. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com X

Downtown. Wabash and Erie Canal tours. Famous roast hog. Crullers, iron pot ham and beans. Antiques, homemade crafts and demonstrations. Camping. Free Parking. No adm. chg. 317-965-4880; montezuma.in.gov X

Mansfield Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Rosedale Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Mansfield Village is bustling daily with hundreds of vendors offering an array of goods and festival food. Home to the Historic Mansfield Roller Mill. No adm. chg. 270-792-7169; coveredbridgemansfield.com X

Handmade, homemade, local crafts, and food. Nearby Coxville Covered Bridge and Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge. No adm. chg. 765-548-0207; coveredbridges.com X

Mecca Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Tangier Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

Mecca Schoolhouse/Mecca Covered Bridge. Handmade, homemade, local crafts nestled alongside the Covered Bridge and a one-room schoolhouse. No adm. chg. 765-592-4636; coveredbridges.com X

World Famous Buried Beef served daily with a variety of homemade pies. Local crafts. Visit Sandlady’s Gourd Farm. Five covered bridges nearby for touring. No adm. chg. 765-498-5566; coveredbridges.com X

The Covered Bridge Capital of the World™

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Oct. 8 Westport (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Main Street Westport Fall Festival

In the middle of town at the community building/Park 205 W. Main St. A fun filled family oriented day with vendors, game, entertainment, and a parade. No adm. chg. 812-662-4217; C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 14

Oct. 9 Bristow (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Bristow’s Octoberfest and Street Rod, Antique and Classic Car and Truck Show

Bristow Community Center. Bristow’s 31st Octoberfest and Street Rod, Antique and Classic Car and Truck Show. Food, craft and music vendors. Dash plaques, country store, wagon rides, flea market. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 8 Oct. 10-16 Newburgh (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Newburgh Ghost Walks Oct. 8 Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Linton Fall Arts Festival

Downtown Linton. Family-focused celebration of arts. Food, crafts, artisans and direct sales marketplace. Stage entertainment, free kids’ games, bounce houses and activities. No adm. chg. 812-699-0780; lintonfallartsfestival.org C X 2023 Festival Date: Oct. 14

Oct. 8 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Haunted Huntingburg

Historic 4th and Market Streets. Join us if you dare. Downtown transforms into a haunted adventure. Live blues music, kids’ activities, wine and craft beer, food booths and more. Fun for all ages. Adm. chg. 812-301-2209; hauntedhuntingburg.com C X

Oct. 8 Roanoke (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

A Renaissance In Roanoke

Downtown. Outdoor juried art festival. Quality artwork from local and regional artists, kids’ activities, demonstrations, exhibits, entertainment, Plein Air paint-out and food. No adm. chg. 260-359-8687; renaissanceinroanoke.org C Oct. 8-9 Westport (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Harper Valley Pumpkin Patch Days

Harper Valley Farms. Family fun, pumpkin picking in a scenic eight-acre patch. Farm animals, sunflower maze, refreshments, fall decorations. Patch opens Sep. 24. No adm. chg. 812-591-3416; indianapumpkinpatch.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 14-15 82

Preservation Hall. Turn of the century tour guides and re- enactors tell history and ghost stories on guided walking ghost tours. Adm. chg. 812-853-2815; historicnewburgh.org C X Oct. 14-15 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Zimmerman Glasstoberfest

Zimmerman Art Glass. Celebrate a family tradition of glass making. Demonstrations, live music, beer garden, artists’ booths, entertainment and German food. Begins 5pm Fri. and 10am Sat. No adm. chg. 812-738-2138; thisisindiana.org C X Oct. 14-15 Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg.)

Sleepy Hollow Cruisin’ Classic

Courthouse Square and Ogle Riverfront Park. Courthouse Square arts and crafts, Ogle Riverfront Park classic car show, headless horseman, demonstrations, kids’ activities, music, food. No adm. chg. 812-427-3237; switzcotourism.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 13-14

Oct. 14-29 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Haunted Village Of Metamora

Metamora Business District. Indiana’s Canal Town is decorated with Halloween scenes. Fri. and Sat. evening family-friendly guided tours for spooky fun. Enjoy the beautiful fall colors in the Whitewater Valley. Adm. chg. 765-647-6522; metamoraindiana.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 13-28 Oct. 15 Columbia City (Whitley Co., East Reg.)

Autumn Harvest Festival

Fairgrounds. 9th Annual. 9am-3pm. Join us for a Sat. full of craft vendors, food vendors, kids’ games, car show, and farm toy show. Demolition Derby begins late afternoon. 260-244-7615; whitleycounty4h.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Oct. 15 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Oct. 15-Nov. 12 Bethlehem (Clark Co., South Reg.)

Miami County Artisan Gallery. Samples of each purveyor’s goodies. Adm. chg. 765-472-7655; enjoymiamicounty.org X

Old School House Grounds. Family fun festival in old Ohio River village. No adm. chg. 317-491-4148; autumnontheriver@wordpress C X

Chocolate Festival

Autumn On The River

Oct. 15 Pennville (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Oct. 21-22, 28-30 Cutler (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Pennville Park. Giant pumpkin contest, parade, arts and craft vendors, food, costume contest, kids’ activities, live music, 5k run/walk and antique fire truck show. No adm. chg. 260-251-1816 C X

CR S. 75 E. Ghostly tours of all three floors of historic Adams Mill. Tractor-drawn hayrides through the haunted forest. Enjoy warm treats around the campfire. Adm. chg. 765-564-6757; adams-mill.org C X

Pennville Pumpkin Festival

Haunted Adams Mill

Oct. 15-16 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Oct. 22 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

4-H Fairgrounds. Early holiday shopping. Tri-state’s premier arts and craft show for 40 years. Over 200 vendors creating handcrafted items using various materials. $3 parking. No Adm. chg. 812-630-6218; 4riversartsandcrafts.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 21-22

Downtown Franklin. 5K run/walk and one-mile family fun walk, downtown activities for all ages, and Trick Your Trunk. No adm. chg. 317-736-3639; franklinparks.org C X

Harvest Home Arts & Crafts Show

Oct. 15-16 Cannelton (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Shubael Pioneer Village Heritage Weekend

Hwy 66, Rocky Point. Reconstructed log homes in a pioneer village setting. Blacksmith, weaving, bread oven, stone jail, country store, food, and music. Worship service on Sun. Parking chg. only. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 21-22

Halloween Town

Oct. 22, Dec. 3 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Ship-Chic Craft & Vintage Show

Antique and Misc. Bldg. in Shipshewana. Featuring 100+ vendors selling amazing gifts, vintage items, home decor, crafts, clothing, accessories, beauty products, jewelry, baked goods, signs and more. Adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/shipchic-craft-andvintage-show/ C X Oct. 22 Elwood (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Red Gold Chili Cook-Off Oct. 15-16 Vallonia (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Fort Vallonia Days

Historic Fort on Main Street. Food, craft and flea market vendors. Sat. parade 1pm. Live entertainment. 5k run/walk. Baby contest. Muzzleloader shoot. Tomahawk, horseshoe and knife throw. No adm. chg. 812-528-1250; fortvalloniadays.com C

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Uptown City Fountain. $500 grand prize. Red Gold 5K Run to Crush Hunger. Sat. Indianapolis Colts Blue. Over 30 unique chili recipes to taste, booths featuring fall crafts, baked goods. No adm. chg. 765-552-0180; elwood-in.com C X

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Oct. 22-29 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Irvington Halloween Festival, 76th Annual

Historic Irvington Neighborhood. Week full of events including street fair with 250 vendors and artists, costume parade, costume contests, Masquerade Ball, Zombie Bike Ride, and music. No adm. chg. 317-759-3378; irvingtonhalloween.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Oct. 21-28 Oct. 23-24

Oct. 15-Nov. 12, Autumn On...River See Oct. 15 listing Nov. TBD Russiaville (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Russiaville Winter Fest

Downtown Russiaville. Enjoy music, visits with Santa and Mrs. Claus, and decorate the town Christmas tree. Join in the tree lighting and holiday fun. No adm. chg. 765-883-5739; visitkokomo.org X

Corydon Extravaganza See Apr. 23 listing

Oct. 28-29 Rockville, Montezuma (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Halloween In Parke County

Rockville Lake, Raccoon Lake and Montezuma. Three Parke County Halloween celebrations. Adm. chg. Oct. 28-29 - Rockville Lake, 765-569-6541 Oct. 29 - Raccoon Lake, 765-280-4012 Oct. 29 - Montezuma, 765-592-0829

Nov. 5 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Delta Theta Tau Antique Show

Johnson County Fairgrounds. One day only 9am-4pm. Adm. $3 at the door. $1 discount with the Festival Guide. Food served, free parking, proceeds support local charities. Call for info. 317-694-8052 X Nov. 5 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Delta Theta Tau Gift & Hobby Show

Shelbyville Middle School. Celebrate 50 years of shopping. Handcrafted toys, jewelry, florals, confections, apparel and more. Refreshments available. Proceeds support local charities. No adm. chg. 317-401-5078; giftandhobbyshow.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Nov. 4

Oct. 29 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Mischief On Meridian

Downtown. Offering families a fun, safe environment to celebrate Halloween. Enjoy entertainment and trunk or treating. No adm. chg.; lebanon.in.gov/events C X

Oct. 29 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Heritage Day

Rockport City Park. Event in May and Oct. Feel the history as you walk in Lincoln’s footsteps. Visit with costumed interpreters, demonstrators, kids’ activities, museum tour, music, food, more. Adm. chg. 812-649-9147; lincolnpioneervillage.com C X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org.

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Nov. 12 Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

North Daviess Community Craft Show Nov. 6-13 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Huntingburg Christmas Stroll

Historic 4th and Market St. Enjoy beautiful historic downtown Huntingburg during the holiday season with shopping, Santa visits, unique and specialty shops and restaurants. No adm. chg. 812-482-9115; duboiscountychristmas.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Nov. 12-19

North Daviess High School. Community arts and crafts show highlighting the talents of the area. No adm. chg. 812-687-7686; daviesscounty.net C X Nov. 12 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Christmas In Pendleton

Downtown. Tis the season for fun. Snowball toss, parade, tree lighting, Snow Queen and Princesses, Santa’s workshop, carriage rides, shopping, live Christmas music, food, Kids’ Zone. No adm. chg. pendletonin.org C X Nov. 12 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Delts’ Holiday Crafts & Gifts Show Nov. 6, 11, 12 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Quigley Jazz Jam Fest

Nov. 6 Jam Fest at the Peru Maennerchor. Nov. 11 swing choir, vocalists, jazz band at the Peru Maennerchor. Nov. 12 Big Band Night at the Riverview Event Center. No adm. chg. 765-469-2398; enjoymiamicounty.com X

Jay County Middle/Senior High School. 37th annual event. Over 150 booths. Food available all day. Sponsored by a philanthropic organization. All proceeds go to help others. Adm. chg. 260-726-6729; visitjaycounty.com C X

Nov. 12, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing

Nov. 12 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

ISFA Annual Meeting

Greenfield Central High School. 8:30am. ISFA Annual Membership Meeting and Election of ISFA Board Members. Reports on ISFA member festivals, fairs and events. Celebration of the 50th Indiana Festival Guide. Open to the public and ISFA members. No adm. chg.

765-592-1662; indianafestivals.org C X

Nov. 12-Dec. 31 Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.) “A Christmas Story” Comes Home Indiana Welcome Center. Share with your family, scenes from the holiday movie classic, “A Christmas Story.” Enjoy special events, contests and photos with Santa. Take your picture with “Flick” on our flagpole and browse our official “A Christmas Story” merchandise in our gift shop. No adm. chg. C X 219-989-7979; achristmasstorycomeshome.com Nov. 16 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Downtown Peru Christmas Open House

Nov. 12 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

ISFA Scholarship Pageant

Downtown. Light Up! Peru Parade, tree lighting ceremony, shopping, Clue page, prizes, entertainment and visit Santa at his house. No adm. chg. 765-472-1923; enjoymiamicounty.com X

Greenfield Central High School. 7pm. Door open 6pm. Indiana State Festivals Association Scholarship Pageant open to any ISFA member festival representative. $3,200.00 awarded in scholarships that evening. Annual Scholarship Pageant held since 1991. Open to the public and ISFA members. Adm. chg.

260-571-9391; indianafestivals.org C X 86

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Nov. 25-26, Dec. 2-3 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour Of Homes Nov. 19-20 Ferdinand (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt

Six Market Sites. Over 200 lavishly decorated booths with quality hand-created items, antiques, art and festive Christmas wares. Delicious regional food and wine, live entertainment. No adm. chg. 800-968-4578; ferdinandchristkindlmarkt.com C X

Nov. 19-Dec. 24 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel Christkindlmarkt

Carter Green. The smells of Gluhwein, sausages, sweets and more will greet you as you browse unique German handmade, and quality gifts. No adm. chg. 317-559-6608; carmelchristkindlmarkt.com C X Nov. 19-Dec. 30 Shipshewana (Lagrange Co., North Reg.)

Historic Madison. Candlelight tour of private and public sites. $15 pre-sale ticket available through Nov. 11. $20 after Nov. 12. Children 5-12, $5. 800-559-2956; nightsbeforechristmas.com C X Nov. 25-27 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Christkindlmarkt

Courthouse Square. German-themed Christmas market. Skating, food, drink, decorations, crafts and entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-472-7655; enjoymiamicounty.org C X

Nov. 25-27, Dec. 2-4 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Country Christmas

Bridgeton. Historic district. Unique gifts, crafts, artwork, decorations, lights, music, food, festivities. Santa in the Log Cabin Sat.-Sun. only 1-3pm. Two three-day weekends. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com C X

Shipshewana’s Lights Of Joy

Shipshewana Flea Market Grounds (Enter from SR5). Drive-thru light experience featuring more than two million LED lights displayed in over a 1.5 mile-long symphony of various light scenes this holiday season. Adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanalightsofjoy.com C X

Nov. 25-Dec. 18 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Nov. 24-Dec. 31 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

TPA Park Festival Of Lights

Frankfort TPA Park. The TPA Park will light up the skies during the holiday season. Join us to see over one million Christmas lights and several aminated Christmas displays. Visit with Santa and his helpers. Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate or bowl of soup from the concession stand. No adm. chg.

765-659-3422; frankfort-in.gov C X 2023 Festival Dates: Nov. 23-Dec. 31 Nov. 25 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Light Up Logansport Parade

Broadway Street (8th-4th Streets). Every participant will be lit up in some way. Lighting up and being creative. The parade will begin at 6pm. No adm. chg. 574-753-2551C X

Festival Of Gingerbread

The History Center. The magic of the holidays takes shape in the form of over 100 handmade gingerbread houses and designs. Made by artists of all ages annually. Adm. chg. 260-426-2882; fwhistorycenter.org X

Nov. 25-Dec. 18 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Christmas Walk

Metamora Business District. Create family memories in Indiana’s Canal Town with Santa, carolers and lanterns along the Whitewater Canal. Shops open until 10pm on Fri. and Sat. evenings. Parking chg. only. 765-647-6522; metamoraindiana.com C X 2023 Dates: Nov. 24-Dec. 17

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 4 for County & Regional Map.

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Nov. 19-Dec. 24

Carmel Christkindlmarkt See Nov. 19 listing Nov. 19-Dec. 30

Shipshewana’s Lights Of Joy See Nov. 19 listing

Nov. 25-Dec. 31 Union City (Randolph Co., East.)

Nov. 24-Dec. 31

Harter Park. Drive through a 68-acre light display to music and laser light show. Visit Santa in the gift shop. Sun.-Thu. 6-9; Fri. and Sat. 6-10. Follow us on Facebook. Donations welcome. No adm. chg. 765-964-6302; indianafestival.org C X 2023 Festival Dates: Nov. 24-Dec. 31

Nov. 25-Dec. 18

A Community Christmas

Nov. 26 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Light Up Corydon

310 N. Elm St. Watch as downtown Corydon becomes illuminated with thousands of lights. Browse the stores downtown, enjoy live entertainment, carriage rides, and visit Santa. No adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C X

TPA Park Festival Of Lights See Nov. 24 listing Festival Of Gingerbread See Nov. 25 listing Nov. 25-Dec. 18

Metamora Christmas Walk See Nov. 25 listing Nov. 25-Dec. 31

A Community Christmas See Nov. 25 listing Nov. 26-Dec. 3

Festival Of Trees See Nov. 26 listing Nov. 26-Dec. 31

Christmas At The Seiberling See Nov. 26 listing

Nov. 26-27 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Covered Bridge Christmas Market

Parke County 4-H Fairgrounds. The perfect opportunity to shop handmade and homemade gifts for family, friends and even yourself. Enjoy a warm building, talented vendors and quality products. 9am-2pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com C X

Nov. 12-Jan. 2 Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.) “A Christmas Story” Comes Home Indiana Welcome Center. Share with your family, scenes from the holiday movie classic, “A Christmas Story.” Enjoy special events, contests and photos with Santa. Take your picture with “Flick” on our flagpole and browse our official “A Christmas Story” merchandise in our gift shop. No adm. chg. C X 219-989-7979; achristmasstorycomeshome.com

Nov. 26-Dec. 3 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Dec. 1 Converse (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Paramount Theatre. Professionally-designed Christmas trees. Bands, choirs, model train villages, children’s magical Christmas, movies, major artists, Nutcracker. See website for details. Adm. chg. 765-642-1234; andersonparamount.org C X

Jefferson Street. Wonderful shopping, prizes, food and great entertainment. Kids can see Santa. No adm. chg. 765-395-3344 C X

Festival Of Trees

Nov. 26-Dec. 31 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Christmas At The Seiberling

Seiberling Mansion. Experience Indiana’s Victorian masterpiece dressed in beautiful holiday splendor inside and out. Open Tues.-Sun. 1-4pm and evening hours on select days. Adm. chg. 765-452-4314; hchistory.org C X 88

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary.

Christmas In Converse

Dec. 1 New Castle (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Christmas Walk

Downtown New Castle. All of the sights and sounds of Christmas in downtown New Castle. Santa, shopping, carriage rides, kids’ activities, food, and more. Always a community favorite event. No adm. chg. 765-529-5210; nchcchamber.com C X Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Dec. 2 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Christmas At Grouseland

Grouseland - Wm. H. Harrison Mansion and Museum. Experience traditional Christmas reminiscent of the Harrison years. Period re-enactors, traditional decorations, refreshments, music, carriage rides. Adm. chg. 812-882-2096; grouselandfoundation.org C X Dec. 2-3, Nov. 25-26 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour Of Homes

Historic Madison. Candlelight tour of private and public sites. $15 pre-sale ticket available through Nov. 11. $20 after Nov. 12. Children 5-12, $5. 800-559-2956; nightsbeforechristmas.com C X

Dec. 2-4, Nov. 25-27 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Country Christmas

Bridgeton. Historic district. Unique gifts, crafts, artwork, decorations, lights, music, food, festivities. Santa in the Log Cabin Sat.-Sun. only 1-3pm. Two three-day weekends. No adm. chg. 765-548-2093; bridgetonindiana.com C X

Dec. 2-4 Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Jasper O’Tannenbaum Days

Courthouse Square and Citywide. Talented artists and artisans demonstrate skills in over 20 stores and locations. Santa, carriage rides, great food, musicians, craft show and church bazaars. No adm. chg. 812-482-6866; jasperin.org X 2023 Festival Dates: Dec. 1-3

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Dec. 2-4 Boonville (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Christmas In BoonVillage

Downtown Square. Get into the holiday spirit. Lighting of Christmas decorations, Santa in park, carriage rides, extended shopping hours. Longest running Christmas parade in Indiana. No adm. chg. 812-217-7887; visitwarrick.com C X 2023 Festival Dates: Dec. 1-3

Dec. 2-4, 9-11, 16-18 Santa Claus (Spencer Co., South Reg.) Santa Claus Christmas Celebration Santa Claus, Indiana. Celebrate the holiday season in famous Santa Claus, the first three weekends in December. See the annual Christmas parade, roast chestnuts over an open fire, write a letter to Santa, enjoy festive shopping at the giant arts and crafts show, and more. No adm. chg. C 888-444-9252; santaclausind.org/christmas

Dec. 3 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Christmas At The Canal

Wabash and Erie Canal Park. Crafters and artisans, demonstrations, unique gifts, and food. Tour the Pioneer Village decorated for the holidays. No adm. chg. 765-564-2870; wabashanderiecanal.org C X

Dec. 3, Ship-Chic Craft Show See Oct. 22 listing Dec. 3 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Greater Lafayette Christmas Parade

Downtown Main Street. Indiana’s largest holiday parade is a magical Sat. evening downtown. This lighted night parade features Santa, floats and fun for the community. 5:30pm-8:30pm. No adm. chg. 765-742-4044; greaterlafayettecommerce.com/events C X

Dec. 3 Medora (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Medora Christmas Festival and Parade

Downtown. Let us kick off your holiday season. Festive fun, tree-lighting, craft vendors, warm festival food, dancing, music, Santa and more. Our incredible parade starts Sat. 1pm. No adm. chg. 812-528-6042; jacksoncountyin.com C X

Dec. 3 Fortville (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Winterfest 2022

Main Street. Parade at 1pm, live stage entertainment, food vendors, Santa’s House, carriage rides, and ice skating rink. Tree lighting at 6pm. Event hours: Noon-7pm. No adm. chg. 317-485-4044; fortvilleaction.com C X

Dec. 3 Cumberland (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Dec. 3 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Downtown Cumberland. The Weihnachtsmarkt (vie-noks-mart) is an annual, fun-for-all-ages event celebrating the holidays and our German heritage. Food, vendors, music, Santa and more. No adm. chg. 317-894-6203; town-cumberland.com C X 2023 Festival Date: Dec. 2

Lebanon Memorial Park, 130 E. Ulen Dr. Stop in for some hot chocolate and cookies before visiting with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Then sign up for a carriage ride around the park. Enjoy the evening parade. Admission $5 per person. 765-482-8860; seashorewaterpark.org C X

Cumberland Weihnachtsmarkt

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Christmas In The Cabin and Parade

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Dec. 3 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

City of Rockport. The city of Rockport gets festive during the holidays with a parade, breakfast and photos with Santa, a craft show, and the Treemendous Christmas in the Village. Adult admission $3, kids free. 812-549-8243; indianasabelincoln.org/events/ C X

Jan. 6-8, 2023 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) INAF & ISFA Annual Convention Indianapolis Marriott East Hotel. Join Indiana festivals and fairs for educational sessions, entertainment showcases, panel discussions and industry trade show. Adm. chg. C X 317-372-2449; indianafairsandfestivals.org

Dec. 3-4 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Jan. 27-29, 2023 Marshall (Parke Co., West Reg.)

City Of Rockport Christmas Festival

Purdue Christmas Show

Elliott Hall of Music. For 88 years, this magical, lyrical, annual campus miracle has wowed audiences of over 17,000. Adm. chg. 765-494-3933; purdue.edu/pmo C X

Rockville Hometown Holidays Dec. 4-5 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rockville Hometown Holidays

Rockville Historic Courthouse Square. Tree lighting ceremony. Visit with Santa, Mrs. Claus and elves. Enjoy a cup of hot cocoa and caroling. Santa at 4:45pm, tree lighting at 6pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-3525; mainstreet-rockville.com X 2023 Festival Dates: Dec. 3-4

Eagles In Flight Weekend

Turkey Run State Park, Nature Center. Discover nests, an over-night roost, and hunting grounds as we explore the habitats of eagles, hawks, and owls. Meet live raptors. Adm. chg. 765-597-2654; coveredbridges.com X Feb. 17-19, 2023 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Indiana Motorcycle & Powersports Expo

Indiana State Fairgrounds. Premier Motorcycle & Powersports Expo. Over 70,000 sq. ft. of the latest model bikes, Side X Sides, ATVs, UTV accessories, gear, travel destinations, more. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X Feb. 17-19, 22-26, 2023 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show

Indiana State Fairgrounds. Over 750,000 sq. ft. of the outdoors, indoors. Acres of boats, RVs, fishing tackle, travel destinations, ATVs, seminars and entertainment. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X Feb. 23-26, 2023 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo Dec. 10, Second Saturdays See Jan. 8 listing Dec. 10 Newburgh (Warrick Co., South Reg.)

Newburgh Celebrates Christmas

Downtown Newburgh. Visit Newburgh as we show off our Victorian Christmas spirit. Characters and musicians stroll the streets and chestnuts roast on an open fire. No adm. chg. 812-853-2815; historicnewburgh.org C X

Indiana State Fairgrounds Expo Hall. Midwest’s Premier Hunting Expo featuring the latest in hunting gear plus outfitters from across the globe. Big Tine Seminars. Parking chg. Adm. chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com C X

Feb. 25-26, Mar. 4-5, 2023 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Parke County Maple Fair 4-H Fairgrounds. Parke County producers tap trees for making maple syrup. Pancake breakfast all day, painting, arts, crafts, maple syrup. Tour maple camps. No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com C X Mar. 18-19, 2023 New Carlisle (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Sugar Camp Days

Bendix Woods Co. Park. Sugar House. Breakfast, tours, music, horse-drawn rides, ice carving, kids’ fun, artisan demos, Native Amer. ways. Gate fee. 574-654-3155; sjcparks.org C X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org.

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“A Christmas Story” Comes Home....................... 86, 88 A Community Christmas................... 88 A Renaissance In Roanoke............... 82 Allen County Fair.............................51 American Legion Taste Of Versailles...................... 53 American Legion Post 119 Bed Race................................... 69 Amish Quilt Auction........................ 63 Anderson Madison County Visitors Bureau....................... 6, 35 Andersontown Powwow and Indian Market...................... 67 Angola Arts Festival........................ 55 Angola Balloons Aloft..................... 45 Antique Steam & Gas Engine Tractor Show.............................. 50 Apple Festival Of Kendallville........... 77 Archway Days Festival..................... 59 Art Beat......................................... 58 Art Blitz..........................................71 Art Of Wine................................... 24 Art On The Wabash.........................75 Artie Fest........................................ 45 Artomobilia.................................... 60 Arts In The Park.............................. 67 ArtsWalk........................................ 78 Atlanta New Earth Festival................74 Attica Heritage Days........................71 Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival................................ 59, 61 Augtoberfest................................... 58 Aurora Farmers Fair.........................75 Autumn Harvest Festival................... 82 Autumn On The River..................... 84 B

Back To The Fifties Festival, Inc......... 68 Banks Of The Wabash Festival, 48th........................................... 24 Bargersville Harvest Moon Fall Festival................................ 70 Battle Of The BBQ.......................... 57 BBQ and BREWFEST....................... 70 Beers Across The Wabash............... 60 Berne Swiss Days.............................51 Big Blue BBQ.................................. 57 Bloomfield Apple Festival................. 79 Blues On The Rock Festival............... 63 Bluffton Free Street Fair....................71 Boone County 4th Of July.................41 Boone County Convention & Visitors Bureau.................... 6, 44 Boone County Summer Fest.............. 29 Brews On Buckeye.......................... 53 Brick Street Market...........................41 Bridgeton Civil War Days.................61 Bridgeton Country Christmas....... 87, 89 Bridgeton Milling Days.................... 67 Bridgeton Rendezvous..................... 20

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Bristol Homecoming Festival............. 47 Bristow’s Octoberfest and Street Rod, Antique and Classic Car and Truck Show........ 82 Broad Street Blues and BBQ Festival........................ 38 Buffalo Community Daze................. 30 Burlington Fall Festival..................... 67 C

Canal Day..................................... 43 Carmel Christkindlmarkt................... 87 Carmel International Arts Festival................................74 Carmel on Canvas.......................... 69 Carmel PorchFest.............................71 CarmelFest..................................... 45 Carousel Fun Day........................... 60 Carroll County Chamber Of Commerce................ 6 Cass County 4-H Fair...................... 46 Cass County Visitors Bureau............... 6 Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival....................75 Cedar Lake Summerfest................... 42 CHall Illustration/Design and Associates............................12 Chandelier Barn Market.................. 68 Chocolate Celebration..................... 22 Chocolate Festival........................... 84 Chocolate Walk.............................. 56 Christkindlmarkt.............................. 87 Christmas At Grouseland................. 89 Christmas At The Canal................... 90 Christmas At The Seiberling............. 88 Christmas In BoonVillage................. 90 Christmas In Converse..................... 88 Christmas In October........................76 Christmas In Pendleton..................... 86 Christmas In The Cabin and Parade................................ 90 Christmas Walk.............................. 88 Circus City Festival.......................... 50 Circus Hall Of Fame........................ 33 City Of Knox 2022 Family Fun Day and Fireworks Show.................... 43 City Of Rockport Christmas Festival...91 City Of Whiting.....................6, 16, 17 Cody Ikerd and The Sidewinders.......12 Cole Porter Festival......................... 29 Colonel Vawter Day........................ 67 Columbus Scottish festival...........62, 68 Cory Apple Festival......................... 72 Corydon Extravaganza.................... 20 Covered Bridge Antique Power Club Tractor Drive..............41 Covered Bridge Art Association Open Art Show...........................61 Covered Bridge CapitalParke County................................ 6 Covered Bridge Christmas Market.... 88 Covington Apple Fest...................... 73 Crafty Saturday In Shelby County..... 23

Crawfordsville Strawberry Festival.... 30 Crossroads Acoustic Music Festival...................................... 20 Crothersville Red White & Blue Festival............ 29 Cruise Indy Car Show and Car Cruise........................... 70 Cumberland Covered Bridge Festival............... 66 Cumberland Weihnachtsmarkt.......... 90 D

Dan Patch Days Community Festival..................... 66 Dan Patch Stakes Festival................. 54 Darlington Fish Fry.......................... 50 Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau.....1, 6 Daviess County Turkey Trot.............. 64 Decatur Sculpture Tour..................... 29 DeKalb County Free Fall Fair.............75 Delta Theta Tau Antique Show.......... 85 Delta Theta Tau Gift & Hobby Show.............................. 85 Delts’ Holiday Crafts & Gifts Show... 86 Denver Days Festival....................... 56 Depot Day Festival & Flora Sesquicentennial......................... 73 Dish It Out.......................................18 Dixie Day Festival & Art Fair, Annual...................................... 53 Downtown Pendleton Fall Festival..... 66 Downtown Peru Christmas Open House.............................. 86 Dubois County Boots & Bulls | Rodeo & Concert........................ 26 Dubois County Visitors Center............ 6 Ducktail Run Rod & Custom Car Show................... 72 E

Eagles In Flight Weekend..................14 Elkhart County 4-H Fair................... 50 Elkhart County CVB......................6, 19 Elkhart County Quilt Gardens............12 Elwood Glass Festival...................... 58 Ernie Pyle Fireman’s Festival............. 55 Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau..................... 7, 79 Experience Franklin County................ 7 Express ATM LLC..............................12 F

Fairmount Museum Days/ James Dean Festival.................... 72 Fall Harvest Festival......................... 67 Famous St. Joe Pickle Festival........... 47 Farmer’s Pike Festival....................... 62 Feast Of The Hunters’ Moon............. 77 Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt............... 87 Ferdinand Folk Festival.................... 69 Festival Country Indiana...............7, 27 Festival Of Gingerbread.................. 87

All festival dates are subject to change and festival hours vary. Contact festival for confirmation. IndianaFestivals.org.


Festival Of Ice.................................14 Festival Of The Lakes....................... 47 Festival Of The Turning Leaves.......... 73 Festival Of Trees............................. 88 Fiddler Fest..................................... 59 500 Festival................................... 22 Flower & Garden Show Of Carroll County........................18 Fly/In Cruise/In.............................. 63 Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show, 67th Annual.........14 Forks Of The Wabash Pioneer Festival.......................... 73 Fort Vallonia Days........................... 84 Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival...................................... 24 Fortville Summer Concert Series....... 29 4th Of July Celebration................... 43 Fourth Street Festival Of The Arts And Crafts.......................... 63 Francesville Fall Festival................... 69 Frankfort Hispanic Heritage Festival......................... 70 Frankfort Hot Dog Festival.................52 Franklin County Antique Machinery Show........................ 72 Franklin County Quilt Show.............. 24 Franklin Fall Festival........................ 73 Franklin Firecracker Festival.............. 43 Frankton Heritage Days Festival........ 69 Fred The Goat Public Art Gig........... 23 French Market................................ 67 Friendship Flea Market.................... 30 Fulton County Tourism Commission................. 7, 32 G

Garden Gate: Jazz, Wine, & Craft Beer.............21 Gem Mineral Fossil Show, 57th Annual............................... 38 Geneva Sesquicentennial Celebration................................ 56 Gibson County Fair......................... 46 Gibson County Visitors and Tourism Bureau..................... 7 Global Fest..................................... 70 Golden Heritage Days Festival......... 69 Goodstock Operation Restoring Hope Music Festival...... 57 Greater Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show......................... 66 Greater Kokomo Visitors Bureau......... 7 Greater Lafayette Christmas Parade...................................... 90 GreekFest 2022.............................. 59 Greene County Convention, Visitors, Tourism Commission..... 7, 31 Greenfield Strawberry Festival......... 30 Greensburg Power of the Past........... 57 Greenwood Freedom Festival........... 38 Grissom Air Museum Warbird Cruise-In.................................... 55

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Halloween In Parke County.............. 85 Halloween Town............................. 84 Hamilton County Tourism............. 7, Inside Back Cover Hancock County 4H Fair................. 34 Hancock County Tourism & Visitor Center........... 7, 34, 77, 89 Hardman Promotions LLC..................12 Harper Valley Pumpkin Patch Days.................... 82 Harrah’s Hoosier Park...................... 53 Harrison County Convention and Visitors Bureau....................... 7 Harrison County Fair....................... 26 Harrodsburg Heritage Days............. 24 Harvest Home Arts and Crafts Show.................. 84 Harvest Homecoming Festival........... 77 Haubstadt Sommerfest..................... 32 Haunted Adams Mill....................... 84 Haunted Huntingburg...................... 82 Haunted Village of Metamora.......... 82 Haynes Apperson Festival.................41 Headless Horseman.........................76 Heartland Apple Festival, 36th Annual............................... 77 Hendricks County 4-H Fair............... 50 Hendricks County Ribfest................. 38 Henry County Bicentennial Basketball Shootout.....................37 Heritage Day.............................23, 85 Highway 38 Sale............................ 22 Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally............. 58 Hog Jog & Pork Pull........................ 34 Holland Fest................................... 69 Honey Harvest Celebration.............. 70 Hoosier Energy............... Back Cover, 6 Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival............... 26 HOPE Medora Goes Pink................ 79 Hops 4 Hope.................................. 55 Howard County Fair........................ 47 Huntingburg Christmas Stroll............ 86 Huntingburg Herbstfest.................... 72 Huntington Heritage Days................ 32 I

INAF & ISFA Annual Convention........14 Indian Market & Festival...................41 Indiana Bacon Festival..................... 60 Indiana Black Expo, Anderson Chapter Summer Festival............. 26 Indiana County Fairs....................... 40 Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo, 24th Annual.......................14 Indiana Destination Development Corporation........ 6, 40 Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance........Inside Front Cover, 12 Indiana Fiddlers’ Gathering.............. 38 Indiana Floats, LLC...........................12 Indiana Foodways Alliance...............12

Indiana Gourd Society State Gourd Show.............................. 22 Indiana Motorcycle & Powersports Expo, 30th Annual.......................14 Indiana State Fair............................52 Indiana State Park Inns...............13, 83 Indiana Tourism Association............... 7 Indiana Welcome Center................... 7 International Circus Hall Of Fame Circus Calliope and Mechanical Music Fest................ 33 Irvington Halloween Festival, 76th Annual............................... 85 ISFA Annual Meeting....................... 86 ISFA Scholarship Pageant................ 86 ISFA Spring Workshop.................... 20 Ivy Tech Parke County Rumble.......... 38 J

Jackson County Fair.........................51 Jackson County Festival Of Wines and Brews....................... 79 Jackson County Visitor Center............ 7 Jamestown Apple Cider Festival........76 Jasper County Fair...........................51 Jasper O’Tannenbaum Days............. 89 Jasper Strassenfest.......................... 54 Jay County Fiber Arts Festival............15 Jay County Heritage Festival.............74 Jay County Visitor & Tourism Bureau......................... 7 Jennifer Johnson & Music For The Jennerations....................13 Johnny Appleseed Festival................71 Johnson County 4-H & Agricultural Fair...................... 50 Johnson County Antique Machinery Show, 31st Annual...................... 32 Jonesboro River Rally....................... 73 Judah Heritage Festival.................... 33 K

Kewanna Fall Festival.......................75 Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest...... 64, 65 Kokomo Strawberry Festival............. 26 Kosciusko County Community Fair, Inc.................... 47 L

Labor Day Celebration.................... 62 LaGrange County 4-H Fair............... 46 LaGrange County Convention & Visitors Bureau......... 7 Lagro Good Ole Days..................... 32 Lake County Fair............................. 55 Lanesville Heritage Weekend........... 64 Lapel Village Fair............................ 45 LaPorte County Fair......................... 46 Latino Culture Fest............................61 Lawrence County Tourism............ 8, 39 Lebanon Parks................................ 56 Leeper Park Art Fair........................ 35

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Legendary Entertainment Productions/ Magic In The Sky, LLC..................13 Leota Country Frolic........................ 60 Lexington Old Settlers Days............. 33 Liberty 4th Of July Festival............... 42 Light Up Corydon............................ 88 Light Up Logansport Parade............. 87 Lights Over Morse Lake Festival........ 43 Lincoln’s Lebanon and Civil War Re-enactment............... 73 Linton Fall Arts Festival.................... 82 Linton Freedom Festival.................... 43 Little Cousin Jasper Festival.............. 66 Little Italy Festival............................ 63 Lyles Station Corn Maze.................. 77 Lyons Strawberry Festival................. 29 M

Madison Chautauqua Festival Of Art.............................74 Madison County 4-H Fair................ 50 Madison Regatta Governor’s Cup & Roostertail Music Festival......... 42 Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues...... 57 Main Street Covered Bridge Festival...................................... 30 Main Street Greenfield.....................51 Main Street Rockville Cruise-In......... 26 Main Street Westport Fall Festival................................ 82 Maker Faire.................................... 34 Mansfield Mushroom & Market Festival............................18 Mardi Gras Blues Ball Delphi Opera House....................15 Marengo Cave ............. 13, 20, 24, 33, 56, 68, 85 Marion County Fair......................... 38 Marion/Grant County Convention & Visitors Bureau......... 8 Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival.................15 Marshall County Blueberry Festival... 62 Marshall County Tourism..............8, 15 Mascot Hall Of Fame........................ 8 MayFest in Shipshewana................. 22 Medora Christmas Festival and Parade.................... 90 Memorial Day Parade..................... 25 Metamora Canal Days Autumn Festival.......................... 78 Metamora Chain Saw Carving Invitational................................. 25 Metamora Christmas Walk............... 87 Metamora Mandolin Gathering.........21 Metamora Music Festival................. 63 Metamora Spring Fling.................... 23 Metamora Strawberry Days............. 29 Miami County 4-H Fair.....................37 Miami County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau...................... 8 Miami Days At The Pillars................ 60

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Michiana Renaissance Festival..........61 Michigan City LaPorte Convention and Visitors Bureau................. 8, 25 Michigan Festival & Events Association.................................11 MidAmerica Threshing & Antique, Inc............................ 56 Middletown Fall Fun Festival.............71 Mischief On Meridian..................... 85 Mississinewa 1812.......................... 78 Mitchell Persimmon Festival, 75th............ Front Cover, 71 Model T Covered Bridge Tour...........74 Morgan County Antique Machinery Association’s Show......................41 Morgan County Fair.........................52 Morgan County Fall Foliage Festival.................... 78 Mosey Down Main Street................. 24 Muncie Visitors Bureau................ 8, 46 Music On Depot: New Pal Summer Concert Series............... 25 N

Nappanee Apple Festival.......... 66, 68 National Powwow XVIII................... 45 New Carlisle Hometown Days...........52 New Market 150th Celebration........ 50 New Pal Summer Fest.......................37 New Palestine Fall Festival............... 64 Newberry Festival........................... 58 Newburgh Celebrates Christmas.......91 Newburgh Ghost Walks.................. 82 Newburgh Wine Fest...................... 22 Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb......75 Newton County Pun’kin Vine Fair...... 47 Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour Of Homes.... 87, 89 No Fences Ultimate Tribute To Garth Brooks..........................13 North Daviess Community Craft Show................................ 86 North Judson Mint Festival............... 34 North Salem Old Fashion Days........ 63 North Webster Mermaid Festival.......37 North Webster Tippecanoe Township Chamber Of Commerce................ 8 Northern Indiana Power From The Past Antique Power Show & Flea Market, 45th.................... 47 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival.... 43 O

Oakland City Sweet Corn Festival.... 55 Ohio County Tourism, Inc................... 8 Oktoberfest Celebration: Cole Porter Classic and Chili Cook-Off...........76 Old Court Days.............................. 25 Old Fashion Days........................... 78 Old Settlers Festival (Odon)............. 54 Old Settlers Festival, 167th Annual (Delphi)................. 55

Old Town Waverly Park Festival........74 Old Washington Street Festival..........71 Oldenburg Freudenfest.................... 47 Ole Olsen Memorial Theatre.............13 Orleans Dogwood Festival............... 20 Ouibache Music Festival.................. 60 OUTfest......................................... 58 Owensville Watermelon Festival....... 54 P

Paoli Fall Festival............................ 66 Paragon Homecoming Festival.......... 62 Parke Countians’ Favorite Fireworks........................41 Parke County 4-H Fair..................... 45 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival - Bellmore....................... 80 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival - Billie Creek Village........ 80 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Bloomingdale............... 80 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Bridgeton......................81 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Mansfield.....................81 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Mecca..........................81 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Montezuma...................81 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Rockville...................... 80 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Rosedale......................81 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival – Tangier.........................81 Parke County Maple Fair..................15 Pendleton Fall Creek Heritage Fair.............................. 66 Pendleton Lions Club June Jamboree............................ 29 Pennsy Trail Art Fair & Music Festival............................. 53 Pennville Pumpkin Festival................ 84 Perry County Convention & Visitor’s Bureau......................... 8 Perry County Dogwood Festival........ 20 Persimmon Festival, 75th........................ Front Cover, 71 Peru Visual Art Festival.................... 23 Peru/Miami County Events................14 Pierogi Fest®.............................51, 52 Pike County 4-H Fair........................51 Plainfield International Festival Polo At Hickory Hall Polo Club......... 29 Potter’s Bridge Fall Festival................76 Pow Wow-NCGLNAC 18th Annual Gathering............... 30 Propeller Marketing..........................13 Pumpkin Fantasyland....................... 78 Purdue Christmas Show....................91 Putnam County Airport Appreciation Days...................... 68

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Raptor Days At Hardy Lake.............. 72 Red Gold Chili Cook-Off.................. 84 Red Skelton Festival......................... 30 Red, White, & Brauen Music Fest...... 60 Redkey Gas Boom Days................... 57 Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival........ 30 Riley Festival..............................76, 78 Riley Wrangler’s Arts and Crafts Fair.................... 22 Ripley County Tourism Bureau............ 8 Roann Covered Bridge Festival......... 64 Roanoke Fall Festival, 68th Annual... 64 Rock N Rail Music & Street Festival....61 Rock The Block Run..........................18 Rockin’ Around The Clock Car Show.................................. 22 Rockville Hometown Holidays...........91 Rosedale Strawberry Festival............ 26 Round The Fountain Art Fair............. 25 Russell Farms Country Fall Festival.....75 Russiaville Winter Fest..................... 85

Smoke On The Square..................... 23 South Shore CVB............................ 96 Southern Indiana Uncorked.............. 25 Spark!Fishers...................................37 Spencer County Visitors Bureau.......... 8 Spirit Of Vincennes Rendezvous....... 25 Square Flare....................................76 St. George Festival.......................... 69 St. John Festival.............................. 45 St. John Oktoberfest........................ 72 St. Joseph County 4-H Fair............... 43 St. Peter’s Labor Day Festival............ 63 Star City Blues & Jazz..................... 50 Starke County Convention & Visitors Commission..............8, 52 Starke County Freedom Ride............ 25 Stone’s Trace Pioneer Festival and Fall Rendezvous................... 68 Strawberry Festival...........................37 Sugar Camp Days............................15 Sullivan County Rotary Corn Festival...................................... 68 Sulphur Springs Community Days & Mud Bog................................ 59 Summer’s End Festival...................... 59 Sweet Owen Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc.............10, 36 Swiss Wine Festival......................... 59

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Salamonie Summer Festival, 55th Annual............................... 42 Salute To Veterans Of WWII............ 63 Santa Claus Christmas Celebration... 90 Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History.............. 20 ‘Savor Lebanon’ Craft Beer, Wine, Spirits and Food Fest................... 22 Schweizer Fest................................ 55 Scotland Festival, 58th Annual......... 70 Scott County Quilt Festival............... 68 Second Saturdays............................14 Seymour Oktoberfest, 49th Annual....75 Shakamak Homecoming.................. 73 Shelby County Bicentennial Farm Tour.................................. 67 Shelby County Fair.......................... 32 Shelby County Tourism & Visitors Bureau........ 8, 28 Ship-Chic Craft & Vintage Show....... 84 Shipshewana...................................21 Shipshewana Antique Market & Vintage Market....................... 55 Shipshewana Flea Market................ 22 Shipshewana Ice Festival and Chili Cook-Off.............................14 Shipshewana Pajama Sale................14 Shipshewana’s Lights Of Joy............. 87 Shoals Catfish Festival..................... 42 Shubael Pioneer Village Heritage Weekend..................... 84 Sleepy Hollow Cruisin’ Classic......... 82

Talbot Street Art Fair, 65th Annual............................... 35 Taste Of Montgomery County.......... 60 Taste Of Shelby County – A Bicentennial Event................... 30 Taste Of The Arts Festival................. 60 Taste Of The Gardens.......................61 TASTE Of Tippecanoe..................... 34 The Barns At Nappanee 60th Annual Arts & Crafts Festival................... 54 The Indiana Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Marketplace..............18 The Most Authentic Elvis Tribute.........13 The Taste........................................ 57 Three Rivers Festival.................. 42, 46 Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair............ 50 Tipton County Pork Festival.............. 64 Touch Of Dutch Festival & Parade........................ 57 Tourism Commission Of Sullivan County...........................10 TPA Park Festival Of Lights............... 87 TPA Park July 4th Festival................. 45 Trail of Courage Living History Festival...................71 Tree City Fall Festival....................... 69 Tri-State Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show.......................... 59 Tri-State Antique Market.................. 22 Turkey Run Women’s Wellness Retreat........................................18 20th Century Chevy Car Fest............71

Quigley Jazz Jam Fest..................... 86 Quilters Hall Of Fame Celebration 2022...................... 50 R

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Van Buren Popcorn Festival 50th Annual............................... 54 Vermillion County Fair......................37 Versailles Lions Club Pumpkin Show............................ 72 Vincennes/Knox County Visitors and Tourism Bureau..........10 Vintage Motor Bike Club Meet..........37 Vintage Tractor and Farm Festival.............................. 45 Visit Fort Wayne..............................10 Visit French Lick West Baden....................10, 48, 49 Visit Hendricks County......................10 Visit Kosciusko County................10, 23 Visit Lafayette - West Lafayette..........10 Visit Madison, Inc........................9, 10 Visit Morgan County.................. 11, 33 Visit South Bend Mishawaka.............11 Visit Wabash County........................11 W

Wabash Founder’s Day Festival....................................... 70 Wabash Riverfest............................ 46 Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival........................................18 Waldron Will Freedom Festival........ 42 WAMMfest By Sertoma Club Of Greenwood........................... 58 Wanamaker Old Settlers Day & Car Show................................41 Wanatah Scarecrow Festival............ 73 Warm Glow Fall Festival...................74 Warrick County Tourism...................11 Washington County Tourism Commission............... 11, 11 Waterman’s Fall Harvest Festival.......74 Wayne County 4-H Fair....................37 Welcome To Fairyville......................18 Wendell Willkie Days.......................71 Westville Pumpkin Festival.................76 White River Valley Antique Show............................. 64 Whiting.................................6, 16, 17 Whitley County 4-H Fair.................. 47 Winding Creek Music Festival.......... 57 Wine & Brew Fest............................76 Wine Walk (Corydon)......................18 Wine Walk (Shelbyville).................. 26 Winterfest 2022............................. 90 Wolcott Summer Festival.................. 42 Y

Yellowstone Trail Fest....................... 58 Z

Zimmerman Glasstoberfest............... 82 Zoar Mosquito Fest......................... 54 ZoomTown 5K................................. 24

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