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Rossville Summer's End Festival August 23 & 24

Kirklin Art & Antique Fair June 8

Frankfort Oktoberfest October 12

Frankfort Hot Dog Festival July 26 & 27

Featuring the Festivals of Clinton County Christmas Celebration of Lights in Frankfort November 22 - January 1

Frankfort • Rossville Michigantown • Colfax Mulberry • Kirklin

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July 20-21 West Boggs Civil War Reenactment 16117 US-231, Loogootee

September 5-8 White River Valley Antique Show Daviess Fairgrounds

August 1-3 Odon Old Settlers Festival Odon Park, Odon

September 6-7 Chandelier Barn Market 5060 E 350 N, Montgomery

August 31 Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction Simon J Graber Building, Cannelburg

September 21-22 20th Century Chevy Car Festival East Side Park, Washington

September 5-8 Daviess County Turkey Trot Ruritan Park, Montgomery

September 28 Wine & Brew Fest Main Street, Washington

AUTHENTIC AMISH QUILTS FABULOUS FOOD ANTIQUES GUIDED TOURS 812.254.5262 • sbobbitt@dcchamber.com Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Dear Indiana Travelers and Festival Fans, Here in Indiana, it is always festival season. There are car shows, music festivals, county fairs and reenactments to enjoy from January to December. No matter what activity you enjoy, there is something for everyone in the Hoosier state. The 2019 Indiana Festival Guide is the best source for choosing from one of the state’s 600+ festivals. So pick your favorites, mark your calendars and enjoy all that Indiana has to offer. On behalf of the Indiana State Festivals Association and the Office of Tourism Development, we would like to thank you for choosing Indiana as your festival destination all year long.

Safe Travels!

Suzanne Crouch

Brenda Alexander

Lt. Governor

President, ISFA Frankton Heritage Days

Brenda Alexander 2019 Indiana State Festivals Association Board Members

Larry Bemis Past President Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb

Nancy Alldredge Secretary Riley Festival

Vanessa McClary Eric Rowles Kiwanis Club of 500 Festival South Central Indiana Balloon Fest

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Cheryl Hamilton Historian Linton Freedom Festival

Kim Stevens Past Past President Frankfort Hot Dog Festival

Gale Gerber Treasurer Elkhart County 4-H Fair

Bernadette Manuel Assistant Treasurer Frankfort Christmas Celebration of Lights

Mark Hall Chris Benson Peru Circus City ISFA Scholarship Pageant Chairperson Festival Wabash Garden Festival

Larry Hardman Judah Heritage Festival

Katie Holderby "A Christmas Story" Comes Home

Austin Stevens Frankfort Oktoberfest

Steve Kaiser Legendary Entertainment Productions

Brad Buchanan Miami Indians All Nations Gathering

Matt True Madison Regatta

Leanne Senter Marshall County Blueberry Festival

Sarah Kesterson Riley Festival

The complete Festival Guide index can be found at IndianaFestivals.org


Mission Statement: The Indiana State Festivals Association (ISFA) is a nonprofit 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.

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ISFA, 106 S Market St., Ste. 306, Rockville, IN 47872

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Festivals appear chronologically by start date. Visit IndianaFestivals.org to search 2019 Indiana festivals.

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2019 Convention: Jan. 4-6 The ISFA Scholarship Pageant and Annual Convention will be held in partnership with the Indiana Association of Fairs. Indianafairsandfestivals.org

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2019 ISFA Spring Workshop: Apr. 13 Find information about the ISFA annual convention and Spring Workshop at IndianaFestivals.net.

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About the Cover: Enjoy Clinton County’s hometown festivals in the communities of Frankfort, Rossville, Michigantown, Colfax, Mulberry and Kirklin. The Christmas Celebration of Lights in Frankfort brightens up the holiday season Nov. 22, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020. frankfortmainstreet.com To become an Indiana State Festivals Association member or an Indiana Festival Guide advertiser, contact your Regional Account Executive.

Appearing from left to right: • T erri Grabill - North 574-315-0662, terrigrabill.isfa@gmail.com •K  aty Cavaleri - Central and East 317-535-4291, kcavaleri@embarqmail.com •D  arla S. Blazey - West, South Central and South darlasblazey@gmail.com •D  oug Weisheit - ISFA Coordinator 765-592-1662, info@IndianaFestivals.org

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

ISFA gives a heartfelt tribute to

Kirk Works

Kirk was a 22-year member of the Indiana State Festivals Association’s Board of Directors and most recently served as the organization’s Treasurer since 2011. He served as ISFA President in 2009 and 2010 and was the recipient of the Josephine Hauck Award in 2007. Kirk will be deeply missed by his ISFA friends.

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. © 2019 Indiana State Festivals Association

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


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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 Knox (Starke Co., North Reg.)

City of Knox Indiana Office of Tourism Development

Request free info to plan your Indiana getaway. Browse our site for events and festivals, attractions, discounts and first-hand tips. 800-677-9800; VisitIndiana.com C

Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.) Anderson Madison County Visitors Bureau 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

Hometown family-friendly events. Beginning in May and running through December, there's something for everyone to enjoy! 574-772-4553; cityofknox.net

Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.) City of Whiting Between the sites of Chicago and the shores of Lake Michigan, there's a small, heartwarming community celebrating big events all year long. Visit our website. C 219-659-7700; whitingindiana.com Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Columbus Area Visitors Center

Providing daily tours of Columbus' world-renowned architecture, public art and landscapes. 812-378-2622; columbus.in.us C

Amtrak Hoosier State Train

Stops include Indianapolis, Crawfordsville, Lafayette, Rennselaer, Dyer and Chicago. 20% off with online discount code V232. amtrak.com

Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.) Boone County Convention & Visitors Bureau Information on events, attractions, shops and museums in Zionsville, Lebanon, Whitestown, Thorntown, Advance and Jamestown. 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 our many trails. Visit our art galleries, museums and unique shops. 866-374-6813; carrollcountychamber.com

Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Cass County Visitors Bureau

Uncover and discover the treasures of Cass County, including France Park and the Cass County Carousel. One of a few remaining carousels hand-carved by Gustav Dentzel. 574-753-4856; visit-casscounty.com

Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.) Covered Bridge Capital-Parke County Parke County Tourism is a cooperative effort of the Parke County Convention/Visitors Commission and CVB, promoting year-round tourism and great festivals. C 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com Washington (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau Daviess County stands for: Amish pleasures, festive events, family recreation and adventure. Fishing, hunting, camping and much more. C 800-449-5262; daviesscounty.net Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Dubois County Visitors Center

Home to a variety of family-friendly festivals and events throughout the entire year! Create memories to last a lifetime! 812-482-9115; visitduboiscounty.com C

East Chicago (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Enjoy our lakefront community located along the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan within 20 minutes of downtown Chicago. Home to many events and festivals. 219-391-8206; eastchicago.com 6

Gateway to the nationally recognized Heritage Trail, all-new Quilt Gardens (May 31-Oct. 1) and seven eclectic communities. Start at the visitor center. 800-262-8161; AmishCountry.org C

City of East Chicago

Elkhart County Visitor Center


TRAVEL INFORMATION Evansville (Vanderburgh Co., South Reg.) Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau Home to exciting events, excellent hotels, quality attractions and unique restaurants, Evansville is the perfect stop for festival fun! C 800-433-3025; visitevansville.com explore! Southern Indiana

Natural beauty and year-round attractions. Explore caves, visit museums, sip wines, ride scenic trains, ski and boat on beautiful lakes and rivers and so much more! ExploreSouthernIndiana.com

Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.) Festival Country Indiana There's always something festive going on just south of Indy. Come to Festival Country for the music and festivals. Stay for great dining, craft brews and wineries. 317-560-4191; FestivalCountryIndiana.com Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Franklin County Convention, Recreation & Visitors Commission EXPERIENCE: Recreation, History and Relaxation. Getaway now to Brookville Lake, Historic Metamora and Village of Spires Oldenburg. 765-647-6522; franklincountyin.com C Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Gibson County Visitors & Tourism Bureau

Pick up a map to over 250 Barn Quilts and plan your perfect getaway. Covered bridges, an 1875 Train Depot and more. Close to Evansville! 812-385-0999; gibsoncountyin.org C Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Greater Kokomo Visitors Bureau

Turn one of our many local festivals into a weekend getaway with art glass factory tours, museums, art galleries, trails, restaurants and hotels! 800-837-0971; VisitKokomo.org C

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. It's closer than you think! 317-848-3181; VisitHamiltonCounty.com Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) Hancock County Tourism & Visitor Center Just 20 minutes from downtown Indianapolis. Enjoy museums, arts and entertainment, events, antiques, golfing, parks, historic downtowns, festivals and restaurants. 317-477-8687; visitinhancock.org Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Harrison County Convention and Visitors Bureau

Historic Corydon, Harrison County visitor information and travel assistance. Historical sites, outdoor concerts, wineries, caving, casino, ziplining and much more. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org C

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HENRY COUNTY CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU Convention & visitors Bureau

New Castlewww.henrycountyin.org (Henry Co., East Reg.) 3205Convention S. Memorial Henry County & Drive Visitors Bureau New Castle, 47362 Henry County welcomes you! Indiana We have many attractions, such as the Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame, the Hoosier Gym in Knightstown, Belgian Horse Winery, and lots of fishing, camping and much more. 765-593-0764; henrycountyin.org Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Indiana Welcome Center

Located 3 miles east of the IN/IL border off I-80/94. Clean restrooms, RV parking, pet exercise area, tourist information and souvenir gift shop. 219-989-7979; alongthesouthshore.com C Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Jackson County Visitor Center

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! 855-524-1914; jacksoncountyin.com Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Jay County Visitor & 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. 260-726-3366; visitjaycounty.com Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg.)

Jennings County Tourism/Friends of Historic Vernon Stop by the Visitor's Center at the Muscatatuck County Park or the Perfect Day Cafe in Downtown North Vernon to pick up brochures and other info! 812-592-8087; jenningscounty.org Warsaw (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Kosciusko County Convention & Visitors Bureau

Take time to escape everyday stress while discovering new everyday places. Walk a festival, ride a tour boat or move on bike trails. Relax lakeside. Plan a group tour. 800-800-6090; VisitKosciuskoCounty.org C Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Marion/Grant County Convention & 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, enjoy our famous festivals, lakes, quaint towns, barn quilts, and blueberries. Visit us today. You'll enjoy our hospitality! 574-936-1882; visitmarshallcounty.org C 7


TRAVEL INFORMATION Greencastle (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

Putnam County Visitors Bureau

Five nature preserves, elk farm, orchid nursery, the Midwest's largest equestrian arena, Indiana's largest maple syrup producer, and nine historic covered bridges. 765-653-8743; GoPutnam.com C Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Ripley County Tourism Bureau

Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Lawrence County Tourism

"Limestone Country," home to outdoor playgrounds of caves, forests, rivers, Bluespring Caverns, Spring Mill State Park and the communities of Bedford and Mitchell. 800-798-0769; limestonecountry.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

Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.) Muncie Visitors Bureau Muncie, Indiana offers a wide variety of entertainment, dining, culture and the arts. We are known for our big city service at small town prices. C 800-568-6862; visitmuncie.org

Visit us for information: Versailles State Park, Milan '54 Hoosiers Museum, unique inns, museums, muzzle loading, events, restaurants and much more! 812-689-7431; ripleycountytourism.com C Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scott County Visitors Commission

Located in Southern Indiana on I-65, exit 29. A great place to visit for festivals, family fun, farm life and historical attractions. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Shelby County Tourism & Visitors Bureau

It is all about Shelby County! The historic Porter Visitor Center offers brochures, maps, festival information, and walking and driving tours. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com C Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana/LaGrange County CVB

Staff provides you with travel information and maps, as well as shares valuable insights on area attractions. 260-768-4008; visitshipshewana.org

North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Santa Claus (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Family-friendly lake community. From the Historic Dixie Boat to the entertaining SkiBees, all are welcome to experience the joys that North Webster has to offer. 574-834-7076; northwebster.com

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

North Webster Tippecanoe Township Chamber of Commerce

Rome City (Noble Co., East Reg.) Noble County Convention & Visitors Bureau State park, trails, Gene Stratton-Porter site, museums, animal sanctuary, great Indiana golf, festivals, B&Bs, farm to fork events, authentic perfumery, wineries. C 260-854-2115; visitnoblecounty.com Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.) Ohio County Convention, Visitor and Tourism Commission Local and statewide tourism information. 24-hour information center inside Rising Star Casino Resort. Like us on Facebook and Instagram. Feels Like Home. C 888-776-4786; enjoyrisingsun.com

Spencer County Visitors Bureau

Angola (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Steuben County Tourism Bureau

Steuben County is home to Pokagon State Park, 101 lakes, Indiana's only toboggan slide plus wineries and a buffalo preserve. 800-525-3101; Visit lakes101.org. C

Spencer (Owen Co., West Reg.) Sweet Owen Convention & Visitors Bureau, Inc. Truly "An Adventure In All Seasons," Sweet Owen County with it's natural beauty, is home to Indiana's first state park, McCormick's Creek and so much more. C 812-714-8110; sweetowencvb.org

Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Perry County Convention & Visitor's Bureau

Visitor Center gift shop. 60,000-acre Hoosier National Forest along the Ohio River. Hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, boating, ziplining. Cabins, Train rides. 888-343-6262; pickperry.com C

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Sullivan (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Tourism Commission of Sullivan County

Explore historical sites, fishing, camping, family-oriented destinations, art guild, museums and fun-filled festivals and events in Sullivan County! 812-905-0131; sullivancountyin.com


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TRAVEL INFORMATION Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

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

Discover hidden gems and scenic beauty just minutes from Indianapolis and Bloomington. Small towns, fun festivals, local artisans, farms and unique shops await. 765-346-5611; visitmorgancountyin.com C

Vincennes/Knox County Visitors and Tourism Bureau

Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.) Visit Bloomington Bloomington is a haven of blooms, but it's also a haven for the different, the dreamers and the devil-may-cares. It's where nature meets culture in a gorgeous landscape. C 800-800-0037; visitbloomington.com Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Visit Fort Wayne

Visit Fort Wayne for family fun and amazing festivals any time of year! 800-767-7752; VisitFortWayne.com Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Visit Hendricks County

Make memories that will last a lifetime in Hendricks County! Request a free visitor guide, visit our website and plan your getaway. 800-321-9666; VisitHendricksCounty.com C

Visit Morgan County

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

Visit South Bend Mishawaka

Experience everything fun to do in the 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 C Salem (Washington Co., South Reg.)

Washington County Tourism

Don't just read about history...experience it in beautiful Washington County. Museums, festivals, lakes, hiking and so much more! washingtoncountytourism.com

French Lick (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Visit French Lick West Baden

History, luxury and the great outdoors. Enjoy familyfriendly attractions, world-class golf, small-town charm and unique experiences. Unforgettable memories are waiting! 812-936-3418; visitfrenchlickwestbaden.com C

Monticello (White Co., West Reg.)

White County Visitors Bureau

Experience White County...where all the fun you can imagine is within reach for every season. 574-583-7220; connectwhitecounty.com C

Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Michigan Festival & Events Association

Visitors center, lodging availability, brochures, maps. Meeting, convention and sporting event planning, group tours, itineraries, coupons and packages. info@homeofpurdue.com 800-872-6648; HomeOfPurdue.com C

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Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Visit Madison, Inc.

A beautiful river town nestled on the Ohio River, midway between Louisville and Cincinnati. The largest contiguous historic district in the United States with 133 blocks and three National Historic Landmarks. 812-265-2956; visitmadison.org C Michigan City (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

Visit Michigan City LaPorte

Experience four seasons of fun on the Southern Shores of Lake Michigan! Enjoy Washington Park & Zoo, museums and marina. Find more than 30 other events online. 800-634-2650; michigancitylaporte.com 10

Statewide organization serving communities and volunteers throughout Michigan, promoting local events, festivals and destinations throughout the Midwest. 989-845-2080; mfea.org C

Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Mascot Hall of Fame

City of Whiting. Visit the Mascot Hall of Fame to experience interactive, family fun with a wide range of exhibits, activities and events celebrating mascot fun. 219-659-7700; mascothalloffame.com C Marengo (Crawford Co., South Reg.)

Marengo Cave

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

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TRAVEL INFORMATION, ATTRACTIONS, FESTIVAL SUPPLIERS and LODGING Indiana Tourism Association

Advocating the value of tourism in Indiana's economy and supporting the best practices of its member organizations. IndianaTourismAssociation.com C South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Four Winds Casinos

The premier entertainment hotspot that offers 1,600 games, five restaurants, three bars and a live poker room. 866-494-6371; fourwindscasino.com C

Indiana Historical Society's History on Wheels Bring History on Wheels, a state-of-the-art traveling exhibit, to your festival today! Discover Indiana's rich automotive heritage through interactive displays. C 317-234-2029; indianahistory.org/historyonwheels Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

Oliver Winery

Oliver Winery's wine tasting experience is one of the best in the U.S. We are known for well-made wines, gorgeous family-friendly grounds, and best-in-class service. 812-876-5800; oliverwinery.com C

Legendary Entertainment Productions

Multi-service statewide company. Custom designed Pyrotechnic Displays for outdoor, indoor, close proximity, reenactments, stage and movies. Book local and national acts. 614-402-2375; legendaryentertainment.net

Love Nuts

Shipshewana Trading Place Auction and Flea Market

Our nuts have won two blue ribbons and been in festivals for over 30 years. We provide gourmet roasted nuts, praline pecans, mississippi cashews, beer nuts and more. 614-975-9224; love-nuts.com C

Midwest's Largest Flea Market. Open 8am-4pm each Tues. and Wed., May through Sept. and select holidays. Call to become a vendor or learn more. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/flea-market/dates-hours C

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Straight Shooters Fireworks LLC

Advertising agency specializing in tourism, festivals/events, attractions, destinations. Festival Guide production partner with the Indiana State Festivals Association. 317-770-8183; propellermktg.com C A family-owned, fireworks entertainment business providing a fun, explosive highlight to your event with show prices from birthdays to large, city displays. 317-512-5021 C

Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc.

Cody Ikerd and the Sidewinders

Indiana's Hottest Outlaw Country Band, incorporating songs from Hank Jr., Waylon to Chris Stapleton and more with an energy few have seen in Country music. 812-276-7071; codyikerdmusic@gmail.com C

Your best source for rain insurance, cancellation insurance, and other event insurance needs. We are not just an insurance provider, we create solutions. 816-810-2346; SpectrumWeatherInsurance.com C LODGING

Indiana Association of Fairs

Trade association for Indiana fairs. 317-398-4323; indianafairsandfestivals.org

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. C 800-723-3276; infarmbureau.com 12

Indiana State Park Inns Seven beautiful hotels located in scenic state parks. Reservations can be made online or by calling. 1-877-LODGES1; IndianaInns.com J.W. Rentals Guest Houses and Suites

Short-term overnight lodging with all the comforts of "Home away from Home." For reservations call, 765-564-6045 or 574-721-4475; jwrentals.com


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JANUARY JULY Jan. 1 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana New Years Day Auction

Farmstead Expo Barn. One-of-a-kind annual auction with high-quality and unusual pieces. Furniture, advertising, collectibles, coins, glassware, jewelry and more. No adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/auctions X

MARSHALL COUNTY

Festivals!

Culver Winter Fest Yellow River Festival Argos Summer Kickoff Festival Bremen Firemen’s Festival 4-H Fair Culver Lake Fest Bourbon Summer Fest Blueberry Festival Rentown Old Fashion Days Latino Festival Oktoberfest Culver Fall Fest Holy Walk Christmas Fest at Hensler’s Nursery 2019 Dates Available at VisitMarshallCounty.org

Jan. 4-6 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, ISFA Queen Pageant and industry trade show. Attended by over 1,500 festival and fair representatives. Network with Festival and Fair Leaders from Indiana. No adm. chg. X 317-372-2449; Indianafairsandfestivals.org 2020 Festival Dates: Jan. 3-5 Jan. 4; Feb. 1; Mar. 1; Apr. 5; May 3; Jun. 7; Jul. 5; Aug. 2; Sep. 6; Oct. 4; Nov. 1; Dec. 6 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Goshen First Fridays

Downtown. On the first Fri. of each month. Businesses, artists and entertainers throw a party downtown. Enjoy a thriving cultural arts scene, beautiful historic architecture, biking trails and intriguing places to eat and shop. No adm. chg. 574-312-9922; cityonthego.org X

Jan. 11-12 Cloverdale (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

NTPA Winter Nationals

C Bar C Expo Center. The best truck and tractor pullers from around the country come together for a one-of-a-kind indoor pull event at the world's largest indoor track. Adm. chg. 765-720-3251; NTPAWinterNationals.com C X

Jan. 19-20 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Heartland Fly Fishing

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4-H Fairgrounds. Fly fishing personalities, the latest fishing equipment, locations to fish, fishing exhibits and fishing guide information. Adm. chg. heartlandflyfishingfestival.com X

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


FULTON CountyTourism

JANUARY/FEBRUARY

Eagles in Flight Weekend Jan. 25-27 Marshall (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Eagles in Flight Weekend

Nature Center. Discover nests, an overnight roost and hunting grounds as we explore the habitats of eagles, hawks and owls, our large birds of prey. Meet live raptors! Adm. chg. 765-597-2654; dnr.in.gov X

FULTON CountyTourism Kewanna, Akron, Fulton, Rochester, Leiters Ford

found on accident, stayed on purpose FULTON COUNTY

Events Calendar FEBRUARY Feb. 1 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

Feb. 1

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Feb. 2 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Pajama Sale

Townwide. Grab your girlfriends and wear your pajamas for dreamy sales at the annual sale! Enjoy the fun of shopping in your pajamas, just like shopping from home. The best sales start before the sun comes up! No adm. chg. 866-631-9675; shipshewana.com X Feb. 10 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Old Post Bluegrass Jam

Vincennes University Jefferson Student Union. A day of bluegrass musical entertainment. Open jam sessions all day and afternoon scheduled performances. Acoustic instruments only. No adm. chg. 800-886-6443; visitvincennes.org X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Antique & Collectibles Show & Sale – 2nd Thurs.-Sat. in March Fulton Co. Historical Power Show – 3rd full weekend in June Living Local Fest – last Sat. in June Akron 4th of July Fulton County 4H Fair – 2nd week in July Fulton Fun Day – 1st Sat. in August Round Barn Car-Bike-Truck Show 3rd Sat. in August Trail of Courage Living History Festival – 3rd full weekend in September Kewanna Fall Festival – last full weekend in September Chili Cookoff & Red Hot Car Show – 2nd Sat. in October Haunted Woods Trail – 3rd & 4th Fri.-Sat. in October

Visit www.county25.com

to see complete listing of activities here in Fulton County.

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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2019

FEBRUARY 15TH - 17TH

Feb. 15-17 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) Indiana Motorcycle Expo State Fairgrounds Expo Hall. Indiana's premier motorcycle show. Over 70,000 square feet of the latest model bikes, accessories, gear and travel destinations plus Biker's Showcase. Adm. chg. Parking chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Feb. 21-23

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Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019 MARCH

Check out festivals that start at the end of February and continue into March.

Mar. 1

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Mar. 1-2 Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

2019

FEBRUARY 1 5 T H - 2 4T H

Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival

Feb. 15-24 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) Ford 65th Annual Indianapolis Boat Sport and Travel Show State Fairgrounds. Over 700,000 square feet of the outdoors, indoors. Acres of boats, RVs, fishing tackle, outdoor destinations, ATVs, seminars and entertainment. Adm. chg. Parking chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Feb. 21-Mar. 1

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22ND ANNUAL

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

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2019 FEBRUARY 2 1 S T - 2 4T H

Feb. 21-24 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) 22nd Annual Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo Indiana State Fairgrounds Expo Hall. Featuring the latest in hunting gear and apparel plus outfitters from across the globe. Learn from the pros at our Big Tine Seminar Series. Adm. chg. Parking chg. 877-892-1723; indysportshow.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Feb. 27-Mar. 1

Humphreys Park, Goose Pond FWA. Spring Sandhill Crane migration. Fri. dinner features keynote speaker, live auctions. Sat. birding bus tours, arts and crafts vendors, food, live raptors and reptiles. Adm. chg. 812-847-2145; friendsofgoosepond.org C X Mar. 7-9 Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

Indiana Heritage Quilt Show

Downtown Convention Center. Over 200 quilts on display, workshops taught by nationally known instructors, variety of vendors and free shuttle to other community quilt exhibits. Adm. chg. 812-334-8900; ihqs.org C X Mar. 8-9 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Jay County Fiber Arts Festival

Jay Community Center. Festival for all fiber crafters. Kate Larson classes and lecture, demonstrations, vendors, sheep shearing, kids'' area, old spinning wheel demonstration and more. $1 Adm. chg. 260-726-3366; visitjaycounty.com X

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Parke County Maple Fair Feb. 23-24; Mar. 2-3 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 & crafts and maple syrup. Tour maple camps. No adm. chg. C X 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com

Mar. 14-16 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

St. Patrick's Day Celebration

Downtown. Indy's St. Patrick's Day Parade & Block Party presented by the Hoosier Lottery, Shamrock Run & Walk (entry fee) and Greening of the Downtown Canal. No adm. chg. 317-498-5299; indystpats.com C X

Mar. 17 Crown Point (Lake Co., North Reg.)

St. Patrick's Day Nighttime Parade

Downtown. Celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Crown Point with the only nighttime parade in Northwest Indiana. No adm. chg. 219-662-3290; crownpoint.in.gov C X 16

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


MARCH JULY Mar. 15 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

April Verch Band

Delphi Opera House. Bow. Feet. Vox. A trifecta of talent, keeping tradition feisty. Enjoy the sounds of the April Verch Band at the Delphi Opera House. Adm. chg. 765-564-4300; delphioperahouse.org C X Mar. 15-17 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Quilt Show

Tell City. Quilt show, vendors, food vendors, classes, workshops, awards given for entries, people's choice awards, auction of quilts. Adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Mar. 13-15

Sensational

Spring/Summer Events in Hancock County

Mar. 15 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Shamrock the Block

Downtown. Shamrock the Block in downtown Greenfield from 4pm-10pm! Visit six great drinking & dining establishments and embrace being Irish for a day! Wear your green! Adm. chg. 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C

Riley Wrangler’s 35th Annual Arts and Crafts Fair May 4 - Greenfield Strawberry Festival May 18 - Shirley Superhero 5K & Fitness Festival June 15 - Greenfield Hancock County 4-H Fair June 21-28 - Greenfield

Mar. 16-17 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 lifeways. Adm. chg. 574-654-3155; sjcparks.org C X

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

6th Annual Metamora Mandolin Gathering

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 us on Facebook for updates. Adm. chg. 866-647-6555; metamorampa.org C X

SummerFest June 22 - New Palestine Pennsy Trail Art Fair and Music Festival July 27 - Greenfield Chocolate Walk August 9 - Greenfield

Hancock County Tourism and Visitor Center 119 W North St • Greenfield, IN 46140 317-477-8687

visitinhancock.org • info@visitinhancock.org

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Discover the City of Whiting, a beautiful corridor to Lake Michigan nestled between the sites of Chicago and the shores of Michigan. This heartwarming community highlights award-winning schools, residential opportunities, family attractions, and events for all to enjoy. Our downtown is flourishing with quaint shops, a historic movie theatre, a micro-brewery, and a wide variety of cuisine; all within walking distance. Take in a game at Oil City Stadium or enjoy a stroll along the boardwalk in Whiting Lakefront Park. Whiting is the perfect place to raise a family, start a business, or simply embrace the quality of life.

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY APRIL APRIL

Apr. 20-27 Orleans (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Apr. 5

Goshen First Fridays

Orleans Dogwood Festival See Jan. 4 listing.

28th AnnuAl

Pow-wow

Historic Congress Square. Annual festival showcasing the beautiful Dogwood trees in the Indiana Dogwood Capitol! Enjoy the parade, carnival rides, music and so much more! No adm. chg. 812-865-9930; visitfrenchlickwestbaden.com/events C X

Apr. 6-7 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

28th Annual Traditional Pow-wow

4-H Fairgrounds. Native American singing, dancing, Red Road specials, vendors and food. Adm. chg. 765-453-9025; americanindiancounci.wixsite.com/americanindiancounci X Apr. 12-14 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Sportsman Outdoor Show and Sale

Fairgrounds. Check out the latest in outdoor equipment and enjoy kids' fishing pond, archery tournament, and more. Adm. chg. C

Apr. 26-27 Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Crossroads Acoustic Music Festival

Enjoy regional and national artists at multiple venues. Food vendors, wine and beer, artist merch and more. Come and enjoy the hometown of John Mellencamp. Adm. chg. 812-707-9583; crossroadsacousticfest.org

Apr. 12-14 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Indiana Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Marketplace

Winery Grounds. Fiery gathering of Chileheads! Bring covered dish to share at Fri. Hot Luck. The hotter the better! Chile, sauce vendors, food demonstrations and salsa contest Sat. No adm. chg. 812-273-3755; indianahotluck.us C X

Viking Fest

Apr. 26-28 Marshall (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Turkey Run Women's Wellness Retreat

Turkey Run INN at Turkey Run State Park. Includes classes ranging from wood carving, candle making, wine tasting and lots more with or without INN room nights. Adm. chg. 765-597-2211; indianainns.com/turkeyrun X

Apr. 12-14 Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Viking Fest

4671 Anson Blvd. Experience Norse culture, food and music. Reenactments and performances. No adm. chg. 317-732-4552 C

Spring Workshop Apr. 13 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Apr. 26-28 Wakarusa (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Frankfort Community Public Library. Learn how to make your community's event even better! FREE for ISFA & INAF Members! $30 for non-members (includes lunch). Seminars, marketing and networking. 765-592-1662; IndianaFestivals.net C X

Historic Downtown. 50th Annual. All-you-can-eat Lion's Club pancakes and sausage, or PTO BBQ meal. Popcorn, parade, carnival rides, sugar camp, museum tours, contests. Food and craft vendors. No adm. chg. 574-862-4344; wakarusamaplesyrupfestival.com C X

ISFA Spring Workshop

Apr. 13; May 11; Jun. 8; Jul. 13; Aug. 10; Sep. 14; Oct. 12; Nov. 9 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival

Second Saturdays

Downtown. Family-friendly activities and lots of fun. 5pm-9pm No adm. chg. fb.com/rediscoverdowntownperu 20

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


APRIL ELKHART COUNTY - NORTHERN INDIANA

16 quilt-inspired gardens | 22 quilt-themed murals | 6 unique & welcoming communities FREE beginning May 30 | Visit QuiltGardens.com for more info and locations

YEAR-ROUND

Ruthmere Gallery Talks (1st Thursday) Goshen First Fridays (1st Friday) Elkhart ArtWalk (2nd Wednesday) Nappanee Second Saturdays (2nd Saturday)

APRIL Essenhaus Spring Home & Fashion Show (24-26) Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival (26-28)

MAY RiverBend Film Festival (2-4)

JUNE Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival (7-9) Arts on the Millrace (15) Pumpkinvine Bike Ride (15) Elkhart Jazz Festival (21-23)

JULY

Bristol Homecoming (11-13) Elkhart County 4-H Fair (19-27)

AUGUST Amish Acres Arts & Crafts Festival (1-4) Middlebury Summer Festival (9-10) Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix (9-11) Bike Elkhart Quilt Gardens Ride (17) Taste of the Gardens (25)

SEPTEMBER Hall of Heroes ComicCon (7-8) Nappanee Apple Festival (19-22) Middlebury Fall Festival (20-21) Michiana Mennonite Relief Sale (27-28)

OCTOBER Gathering at Five Medals (19-20)

For more Elkhart County Festivals & Events, visit HTadventures.com/events

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY APRIL

CITY OF KNOX - 2019 EVENTS!

Apr. 27 Flora (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

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. 10am-3pm. No adm. chg. 574-967-3022; carrollcountyindiana.com X MAY Annual Car Show MAY – OCTOBER Concerts in the Park JUNE – JULY Movies in the Park JULY 4th of July Parade Family Fun Day in the Park and Fireworks Show SEPTEMBER Fall Bash - Craft Breweries and Concert DECEMBER Peppermint Parade Santa Claus’s Arrival Christmas Tree Lighting

Apr. 27 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Garden Gate Jazz, Art, Wine and Craft Beer

Huntingburg City Park. Enjoy the sounds of Jazz music while sampling wine and craft beer! Shop our Art Garden and enjoy tasty treats. JazzedUp 5K and Kiwanis Car Show! Adm. chg. 812-683-5699; huntingburgchamberofcommerce.org C X

Mansfield Village Mushroom Festival

www.cityofknox.net Mayor’s office 574-772-4553

Apr. 27-28 Mansfield (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Mansfield Village Mushroom Festival Apr. 27-28 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Mansfield Village. Mushroom Auction. Food and vendor sales. Car show Sun. No adm. chg. 765-653-4026; MansfieldVillage.com X

Bridgeton Rendezvous

1878 Grounds. Living history reenactment (1750-1840). Trading posts, muzzleloader shoot, tomahawk and knife throwing demos, woods walk, canoe race, hearth cooking in the Case Cabin. No adm. chg. 765-548-2136; bridgetonindiana.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Apr. 25-26 Apr. 27-28 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Mayor's Cup Go Kart Grand Prix

Apr. 27-28; Oct. 26-27; Nov. 30 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Corydon Extravaganza

Fairgrounds. An astonishing array of handmade items and antiques comprise the Corydon Extravaganza, an event held three times a year at the Historic Harrison Fairgrounds. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; corydonextravaganza.com C X 22

Downtown. 25th Annual. Sponsored by Anderson Sertoma Club. Competition kart racing in the streets. Bleacher seating, food, autographs. Kids' class to fast shifter karts. Sponsor race. No adm. chg. 765-208-0784 X Apr. 27 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Mushroom Festival

Tell City Depot. Hunt mushrooms in over 60,000 acres of Hoosier National Forest. Win prizes. Music, food vendors, craft vendors. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com X 2020 Festival Date: Apr. 25

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


APRIL/MAY Apr. 27-28 Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Redbud Trail Rendezvous

Fulton County Historical Society Grounds. Pre-1865 period event. French and Indian War, Revolutionary War, voyageurs, Western fur trade and Civil War. Food cooked over wood fires, programs, pre-1865 music. Adm. chg. 574-223-4436; fultoncountyhistory.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Apr. 25-26

May 1-25 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

500 Festival Apr. 27 Rosedale (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rosedale Spring Fling

Civic Center. Have that cabin fever? Then come to a hometown craft bazaar. Handmade crafts and goodies. Great gift ideas for Mother's Day. Breakfast and lunch served. Open 9am-3pm. No adm. chg. 765-592-0816, 765-548-0207; historicrosedale.com X

Downtown Indianapolis and Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Celebrate the spirit and legacy of the Indy 500 at actionpacked events throughout May. Adm. chg. 317-927-3378; 500Festival.com C X

May 1-31 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

City of Anderson Little 500 Festival

Apr. 27-28 Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg.)

Anderson Speedway. Madison Co. Pay Less Little 500 Presented By UAW-GM. Countywide festival with over 30 events culminates in the 71st running. Adm. chg. 765-642-0206; andersonspeedway.com X

Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History

May 2-4 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Apr. 28 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Downtown. An annual 3-day celebration of independent cinema & filmmakers from around the globe in historic Goshen. Receptions with filmmakers, short films, workshops, music & international food. No adm. chg. 574-312-9922; cityonthego.org X

Courthouse Lawn and Museum. 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

Dogwood Tour

River Bend Film Festival

St. Pius Catholic Church Grounds. Tour the beautiful Dogwood trees while enjoying food vendors, flea markets, craft booths, quilt shows, sassafras tea. Visit our website for all dogwood locations. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com X

May 3

MAY

Highway 38 Sale

May TBD English (Crawford Co., South Reg.)

English Reunion Festival

Wm. H. English Park. Rides, games, queen pageant, parade, horse pull, food and entertainment for all ages. No adm. chg. 812-946-1432; englishreunion.weebly.com C X

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. May 3-4 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Downtown. Miles and miles of shopping! Antiques, yard sales and food! No adm. chg. pendletonin.org; pendletonbusinessassociation@gmail.com X 2020 Festival Dates: May 1-2 May 3-4 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, gourd seeds. Adm. chg. 765-674-8088; indianagourdsociety.org X 2020 Festival Dates: May 1-2

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ANNUAL EVENTS 2019 Shirley Strawberry Festival May 18 Vendors, Music, Bounce Houses (765) 738-6561 • townofshirley.com NC-HC Chamber of Commerce Memorial Day Parade May 27 Largest Memorial Day Parade in the Midwest (765) 529-5210 16th Annual Historic National Road Yard Sale May 29-Jun. 2 Dusk until dawn. Antiques, collectibles, furniture, glassware, fresh produce, more! Find us on Facebook “Historic National Road Yard Sale-US 40 Sales” or call Donna Tauber (765) 987-7565 or Kim Couch (765) 969-7593 for more info. Wilbur Wright Birthplace Festival Museum, Tours, Food, Vendors (765) 332-2495

Jun. TBD

Middletown Lions Club Fair Jun. 3-8 Carnival, Food, Live Entertainment, Parade and Fireworks (765) 354-4673 Knightstown Jubilee Days Jun. 12-15 Carnival, Food, Entertainment (765) 345-5290 Shirley Mud Bog Food, NO COOLERS (765) 738-6561

Jun. 15

Lavender Festival Jun. 22 Homegrown lavender and products, classes, vendors, food, beekeeper, and much more. (513) 295-5360

Hope Initiative Outdoor Living and Garden Tour Jul. TBD 7 to 8 gardens. Tickets available at local florists. (765) 465-4200 Spiceland Freedom Days 42nd Anniversary Jul. 12-13 Parade, Food, Live Entertainment For info call Angela Baxley (765) 938-9769 For vendor info call Kylie Green (765) 938-9342 Mooreland Free Fair Aug. 5-10 Carnival, Food, Live Entertainment, Tractor Pull, Parade (904) 505-4813 Shirley Founders Day Aug. 15-16 Car Show, Food, Talent Show (765) 738-6561 • townofshirley.com Sulphur Springs Community Days Aug. 23-24 Mud Bog, Food, Car/Tractor Show (765) 524-4669 or (765) 427-9834 fb.com/SulphurCommunityDays Farmers Pike Festival Aug. 30-Sep. 2 Beautiful Antiques & Better Collectibles, Food, Lots of Vendors Farmerspike.com Middletown Fall Fun Fest Sep. 14-15 Food, Live Entertainment (765) 354-2000 fb.com/Middletownfallfunfest Knightstown Fall Fest Sep. 28-29 Fall Crafts, Mums, Petting Zoo (765) 354-5290

Whitetail Tree Farm Fall Family Fun Weekends in Sep. & Oct. Maze, Hay Rides, Fire Pit, Kiddie Train, Feed the Animals, Hamster Wheel Race, and Lots More! (765) 524-8977 • whitetailtreefarm.com Wilbur Wright Birthplace Christmas Walk Nov. TBD Festival of Trees, Museum Tours, Food (765) 332-2495 Henry County YMCA Turkey Trot Nov. 29 5k or 10k run/walk (765) 529-3804 Jane Ross Reeves Octagon House Christmas Tree Walk Nov. 30-Dec. 1 & Dec. 7- 8 Beautifully decorated trees in every room, free tours-self guided or guided, food available. 4pm-8pm (765) 738-6736 • townofshirley.com Middletown Christmas Parade Dec. TBD Santa, hot chocolate and cookies. East entrance of Dietrich Park. Parade starts at 4:00. (765) 354-2268 • krnorfleet@aol.com NC-HC Chamber of Commerce Christmas Walk-Downtown Dec. 5 Carriage rides, lighting of the tree, exotic petting zoo, Santa (765) 354-3368 • nchcchamber.com Shirley Downtown Christmas Walk Dec. 5 Hot chocolate, Cookies, Popcorn, Christmas Tree Lighting (765) 738-6561

Henry County Convention & visitors Bureau 765-593-0764

or

888-676-4302

henrycountyin.org

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MAY May 3-4 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

May 5; Jun. 2; Jul. 7; Aug. 4; Sep. 1; Oct. 6 Lawrenceburg (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg.)

Townwide. Good, old-fashioned fun to celebrate spring. Bluegrass and gospel music, food, family activities. Grand Parade Sat. 10am. No adm. chg. 866-631-9675; shipshewana.com X

Lawrenceburg Fairgrounds. Indiana's largest antiques and vintage market. Held the first Sun. of the month, May–Oct. Rain or shine. Over 200 dealers selling on each market day. Adm. chg. 513-353-4135; lawrenceburgantiqueshow.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: May 3; Jun. 7; Jul. 5; Aug. 2; Sep. 6; Oct. 4

MayFest in Shipshewana

May 4 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Riley Wrangler's 35th Annual Arts and Crafts

Hancock County 4-H Fairgrounds. 120+ booth spaces inside. Arts, crafts and food vendors. Open 9am-5pm. Door prizes every 30 min. Live entertainment. Free parking. No adm. chg. 317-459-1319; rileywranglers.org X

May 4-5 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Boone County Treasure Hunt

Fairgrounds. America's premier antique advertising, toy show, gas and oil, and antique market. Great food on site. Sat. adm. chg.; Sun. no adm. chg. 906-250-1618; boonecountytreasurehunt.com X

Tri-State Antique Market

May 7-8, 14-15, 21-22, 27-29; Jun. 4-5, 11-12, 14-15, 18-19, 25-26; Jul. 2-4, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31; Aug. 6-7, 13-14, 16-17, 20-21, 27-28; Sep. 2-4, 10-11, 17-18, 24-25

Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Flea Market

Enjoy open-air booths on 40 acres at the Midwest's largest flea market. Home decor, clothing, produce, collectibles, plants, tools, crafts, children's & pet items, beauty, party supplies & more. Flea market, Tues. & Wed. 8am-4pm, May-Sep. Live auction every Wed. at 9am. No adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/ flea-market/dates-hours X

May 10-11; Jun. 7-8; Jul. 12-13; Aug. 9-10; Sep. 13-14 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale

City and Countywide. Lots of great items. 8am-5pm. No adm. chg. 765-472-1923; enjoymiamicounty.org

May 4 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Crafty Saturday in Shelby County

Fairgrounds. Three buildings of arts, crafts and vendors. Door prizes all day, entertainment and food trucks. Bloodmobile. 9am-4pm. Sponsored by Shelby County Extension Homemakers. No adm. chg. 317-401-1065 C X

Simply Spring Market May 4 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Simply Spring Market

4-H Fairgrounds. Perfect time to shop handmade, homemade, unique items for you and your loved ones. Graduations, weddings and birthdays are just a few reasons to stop and shop! No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com C X

May 11 Zionsville (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Brick Street Market

Downtown. Held on the brick Main Street, this arts and crafts fair features handmade items by over 175 vendors. Great food and entertainment. No adm. chg. 317-873-3836; zionsvillechamber.org C X May 11, 18, 25; Jun. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29; Jul. 6, 13, 20, 27; Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31; Sep. 7 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Farmers Market

Downtown. Enjoy local produce, fruits, wine, meat, cheese, sweet treats, and handcrafted items. Live music. Over 50 vendors. 8am-12pm. Hosted by Discover Downtown Franklin. No adm. chg. 317-346-1258; discoverdowntownfranklin.com C X

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MAY May 11; Oct. 26 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Heritage Days

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Lincoln Pioneer Village. Enjoy stepping back in time with costumed interpreters, demonstrations, kids' activities, museum tour, music, food and more. 9am-4pm. Adm. chg. 812-649-9147; lincolnpioneervillage.com C

May 17-18 Harrodsburg (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

May 11; Jun. 8; Jul. 13; Aug. 10, 31 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Community Center. Fish fry, parade, baby contest, live entertainment, juried arts and crafts, pet parade, contests, kiddie rides and games. Fun for all. No adm. chg. 812-327-4590; harrodsburgheritagedays.org X

Mosey Down Main Street

Downtown. 6-11pm. May-Aug. Three stages of live entertainment. Arts and crafts, food vendors. Family-friendly. Introducing the sights, sounds, venues and merchants of downtown. No adm. chg. 765-423-2550; moseydownmain.com C X

Harrodsburg Heritage Days

May 11

Second Saturdays See Apr. 13 listing. May 17-19 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Mayberry in the Midwest

May 12-Jun. 16 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Bikes in Bloom

Historic Downtown. Bikes are in bloom! Vintage bicycles, adorned with bright colors and spring flowers, line the downtown streets. Come out to BIKE*SHOP*EAT*REPEAT in Greenfield! No adm. chg. 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C X May 15-18 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Spring Swap & Sell 1010 N Morton Street. 37th annual swap meet and sell at the Tri-State Club Grounds. Over 600 vendors selling engine, tractor and garden tractor parts. Adm. chg. 260-466-2047; tristategasenginetractor.com X

Historic Downtown Square. Celebrate all things Mayberry! Tribute artists, Squad Car Nationals, free entertainment, bluegrass bands, arts and crafts vendors, and much more wholesome fun. No adm. chg. 317-319-1492; MayberryintheMidwest.com C X May 17-18 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Smoke On The Square-Annual Bartholomew County BBQ Cook-Off

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

Mel Kenyon ClassiC May 18-19 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Mel Kenyon Classic

Lebanon Memorial Park. High speed racing on the downtown streets, honoring former Indy Car and Midget Car driver Mel Kenyon. See the racers of tomorrow and today. No adm. chg. 317-447-8036 C May 17-18 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Franklin County Quilt Show

Brookville Government Center. 8th annual show with community quilts, Hoffman Challenge quilts, bedturning, challenge category, food, featuring local quilter each year, along with demonstrations. Adm. chg. 866-647-6555; quiltbatts.org CX 2020 Festival Dates: May 15-16 26

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Connect to Evansville’s Districts. Meet TED! The Trolley of Evansville Districts is the fastest way to get around West Franklin, Downtown, and Haynie’s Corner.

University of Evansville and Neighborhood Downtown Haynie’s Corner Arts District

Jazz & Wine Festival outside Old National Events Plaza

University of Evansville – Shanklin Theatre

West Franklin Street

Funk in the City Art Festival

West Side Nut Club Fall Festival

North Main Street / Jacobsville HOLA Latino Festival at Historic Bosse Field

There are five areas of our city that developed their own offerings to become a distinctive district. In each, you will find attractions, museums, restaurants, shops, cozy coffee spots, an urban area to take a walk, or a great place to hear live music while you visit Evansville. To view the latest in these districts, go to VisitEvansville.com/Cultural-Districts.

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JULY MAY

Zoom Town Covered Bridge 5k Run/Walk May 18 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

May 23-27 Jeffersonville (Clark Co., South Reg.)

4338 W 40 N and US Hwy. 36. Run through the Sim Smith and Phillips Covered Bridges. Medals for top three male and female in run/walk. Award given for largest participant group. Adm. chg. 765-592-0829; montezuma.in.gov C X

Big 4 Station Park. World's largest Beatles-inspired music festival. Over 50 bands perform on five stages with the Big Four Bridge as a backdrop. Adm. chg. 812-914-1685; AROTR.com C X

Zoom Town Covered Bridge 5k Run/Walk

May 18 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

The Greatest Spectacle in Tasting

Grounds of Bona Vista Programs. Tasting of local restaurant cuisine, fine wines, and micro brews. Enjoy live music and large silent auction in an outdoor tented setting. Adults 21+ only. Adm. chg. 765-457-8273; bonavista.org X May 18 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Madtown 5K Mud-Climb

Heritage Trail. Intense 5K mudder requires endurance, stamina and strength to navigate the winding 6-16% incline course. Adm. chg. 812-265-5811; madtownmudrun.com May 19 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival

Main Library, Downtown. Japanese folk dance, traditional music, contests (anime, cosplay, haiku), tea ceremony, taiko drums, karaoke, food, merchandise, games, origami, bonsai exhibits. No adm. chg. 260-432-7780; cherryblossomfw.com C X

Abbey Road on the River

May 24-26 Warsaw (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Northern Indiana Lakes Festival

Center Lake. Weekend on the lake featuring a 5K, lake education, water AND kids' activities, live music, food and more. Sat. am parade and fireworks, Sun. memorial ceremony! No adm. chg. 574-372-5100; lakesfestival.org C X May 24-26 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous

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 May 25-26; Sep. 27-29 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 25 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Round the Fountain Art Fair

May 23-Jun. 1 Terre Haute (Vigo Co., West Reg.)

46th Banks of the Wabash Festival

Fairbanks Park. Live music, midway rides, food vendors, crafters and bingo games. Sun. gospel music. Community Band Festival Jun. 1. Free parking. No adm. chg. 812-232-2727; terrehaute.in.gov/parks X

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 2020 Festival Date: May 23 May 25 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Southern Indiana Uncorked

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. 812-972-1919; thisisindiana.org C X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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HAVING FUN IN LIMESTONE COUNTRY

Spring Mill State Park, Bluespring Caverns & Festivals/Events, too! FEBRUARY 16-17 Civil War Winter Battle Spring Mill State Park MAY 26-27 Huron Memorial Day

AUGUST 16-18 Vintage Camper Rally Spring Mill State Park SEPTEMBER 13-14 Country Neighbors’ Tour 21, 23-28 73rd Mitchell Persimmon Festival

JUNE 7-8 Country Neighbors’ Tour 15 Chardo-Neigh Wine & Music Festival 20-22 Judah Heritage Festival 21-23 54th Annual Gem & Mineral Fossil Show 28-29 Limestone Heritage Festival

OCTOBER 5 Bedford Half Marathon 12 Bedford Downtown Derby 12 Haunted Village Spring Mill State Park

JULY 13-20 Lawrence County 4-H Fair 20 Virgil I. “Gus” Grissom Day

DECEMBER 6-7 Holiday in Spring Mill Village 7 Bedford’s Christmas Around the Square

NOVEMBER 7-9 Country Neighbors’ Tour

LimestoneCountry.com 1-800-798-0769

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MAY/JUNE JULY May 26-27 Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Huron Memorial Day Festival

Railroad St. A hometown celebration in honor of vets with local food, games, flea markets, bands, tractor show, yard sales and parade at 2 pm. No adm. chg. 812-583-2987; huronmemorialdayfestival.com C May 26; Jun. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; Jul. 7, 14, 21, 28; Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Summer Sundown Music Series

Various local parks. Bring lawn chairs or blankets and enjoy your Sun. evenings listening to a different musical artist weekly. For the entire family. Series travels to different parks. No adm. chg. 574-735-2787; casscountyartsalliance.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: May 24-Aug. 30 May 29-Jun. 1 Dunkirk (Jay Co., East Reg.)

53rd Annual Dunkirk Glass Days Festival

Downtown. Free entertainment, contests, food vendors, crafts, glass demos, parade, tours, car show and much more. Something for everyone! Fb updated daily with schedule. No adm. chg. 765-578-0229; dunkirkglassdaysin.wix.com/dunkirk-glassdays C X 2020 Festival Dates: May 28-31 May 30-Jun. 1 Fort Branch (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Fort Branch Community Pride Festival

Fort Branch Community Park. A three-day festival with great food, rides, parade and live music in the beer garden. Events vary daily. No adm. chg. 812-664-6737; fortbranch.org C X

Check out festivals that start at the end of May and continue into June.

Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail

Jun. 1 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

May 30-Oct. 1 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

JUNE

Throughout the county. More than a million vibrant blooms burst into color in 18 gigantic gardens and 21 hand-painted supersized murals in six welcoming communities along the Heritage Trail. No adm. chg. 574-262-8161; HTadventures.com C 2020 Festival Dates: May 30-Oct. 1

Anderson on Tap

May 31-Jun. 2 Russiaville (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Jun. 1-16

Downtown. Parade, carnival, corn hole tournament, antique tractor show, craft and food vendors, tractor pull, three days of entertainment, 5K run/walk, food contests and more! No adm. chg. 765-883-5739; townofrussiaville.com X

Jun. 1 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Russiaville Summer Fest

Dickmann Town Center on Meridian St. Featuring over 25 Indiana craft breweries, wineries and distilleries plus live music, great local food, art and more! 1pm-5pm. Adm. chg. 317-443-2776; AndersonOnTap.com C X

Bikes in Bloom See May 12 listing.

Elkhart Family Fish Fest

Downtown. Free bait, loaner tackle and lots of fun fishing at 11 locations. Teams of all ages participate during Indiana's free fishing weekend. Learn-compete-eat-play. Adm. chg. 574-293-4469 C X

Jun. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 Farmers Market See May 11 listing.

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Main Street Rockville Cruise-In, Motorcycle, Scooter and Bike Show Jun. 1 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Main Street Rockville Cruise-In, Motorcycle, Scooter and Bike Show

Courthouse Lawn. Awards for cars, bikes, motorcycles, scooters. Registration fee. Street dance, food and shopping on square. 4-9pm. No adm. chg. 765-344-8109; mainstreetrockville.com X

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

Noblesville Street Dance

Courthouse Square. Family-friendly community event in downtown Noblesville. Free kids' zone, live music, food vendors and more! No adm. chg. 317-776-0205; noblesvillemainstreet.org C X Jun. 1-30

Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail See May 30 listing.

Jun. 1-2 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Strawberry Days

Historic Downtown. Experience Indiana's quaint Canal Town. Enjoy strawberry shortcake and live music. Visit specialty shops and Grist Mill. Train and buggy rides. No adm. chg. 765-647-1212; metamoraindiana.com C X

13th Annual Miami Indians All Nations Gathering Jun. 1-2 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Miami Indians All Nations Gathering

Three miles east of Raccoon Lake, US 36. Native drumming, singing, dancing, storytelling, flutists, over 20 native craft vendors and foods. Miami Living Village. Join the fun! Adm. chg. 765-473-9631; miamiindians.org X

Jun. 1 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.) Vintage Indiana Historic Military Park. Join us in Indianapolis for the biggest celebration of Indiana Wines! Taste more than 200 award-winning wines on a beautiful summer day. Adm. chg. C X 765-496-3842; vintageindiana.com

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Summer Sundown Music Series See May 26 listing. Jun. 2

Tri-State Antique Market

See May 5 listing.

Jun. 4-5, 11-12, 14-15, 18-19, 25-26

Shipshewana Flea Market See May 7 listing. Jun. 6-9 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Cole Porter Festival

Townwide. Great music, theatre, interesting tours, fabulous food, events, film, multimedia presentations. Charge for some activities. No adm. chg. 765-472-7655; coleporterfestival.org


JUNE

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JUNE October 5-6 Kendallville Apple Festival at the Noble County Fairgrounds Jun. 6-8 Crothersville (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Crothersville Red White & Blue Festival

Crothersville Community School grounds. Free entertainment, food, carnival, crafts, car show, talent show, antique tractor display, parade, fireman's waterball, Zambelli fireworks. Kids' contest. No adm. chg. 812-569-0407; crothersvillerwb.com X Jun. 6-9 Michigan City (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

Queen of All Saints Parish Festival

Queen of All Saints Parish. Music, food, fun rides, beer garden, bingo, kids' games and more. No adm. chg. 219-872-9196; qas.org C X

May 10-11

Aug. 3

May 23-26

Aug. 30 - Sep. 2

Jun. 5-8

Aug. 29 - Sep. 1

Jul. 4

Sep. 7-8

Jul. 16-22

Sep. 14-15

Nature Fest, Wolf Lake Bluegrass Festival, Kendallville

Ligonier Marshmallow Festival, Ligonier

Chain O’Lakes Festival, Albion

Bluegrass Festival, Kendallville

Fun on Sylvan Lake, Rome City

Jun. 6, 13, 20, 27; Jul. 4, 11, 18, 25; Aug. 1, 8, 15; 22, 29 Hobart (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Summer Market on the Lake

Festival Park. Come on out for some family fun on the lake! Visit our outdoor market featuring ethnic foods, crafts, live music, beer garden, kayaking and more! After, stay for the outdoor Movie in the Park starting promptly at dusk. No adm. chg. 219-942-4511; cityofhobart.org C X

Jun. 7-9 Campbellsburg (Washington Co., South Reg.)

Campbellsburg Country Festival

Campbellsburg Park off SR 60. Join us for some good, oldfashioned country fun, free live music, vendors, contests, truck and tractor pulls, parade, kids' games and activities. No adm. chg. 812-896-7979; campbellsburgcountryfestival.com C X Jun. 7-8 Clay City (Clay Co., West Reg.)

Clay City Lions Club Pottery Festival

Goshorn Park. Celebrating 134 Years. Chicken dinner, fish fry, crafts, flea market, live music, car show, pottery tours, pottery painting, demonstrations. No adm. chg. 812-939-2910; claycitypottery.com C X

Noble County Fair, Kendallville

Jul. 20

KPC Triathlon, Kendallville

Aug.

Chautauqua Days, Rome City

Aug. 1-3

Onion Days, Wolf Lake

Kid City, Kendallville

Stone’s Trace Pioneer Festival, Ligonier Harvest Festival, Albion

Oct. 1-31

Pumpkin Fantasyland, Fashion Farm, Ligonier

Nov. & Dec.

Christmas in the Country

Dec. 6-8 & 13-15 Windmill Winter Wonderland, Kendallville

Jun. - Oct.

Tombstone Trail www.tombstonetrail.com

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Jun. 7-8; Sep. 13-14; Nov. 7-9 Norman (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Country Neighbors' Tour

Hidden throughout the countrysides of Lawrence and Jackson Counties, our unique shoppes offer antiques, primitives and handmade goods. It's a journey to remember! No adm. chg. 812-276-9541; picturetrail.com/countryneighbors C

Jun. 7

Goshen First Fridays

See Jan. 4 listing.

Jun. 7-8 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival

Fairgrounds. Family fun! Wide selection of vendors offering yarns, spinning fibers, handmade goods and crafts. Enjoy workshops, demonstrations, fiber animals and door prizes. No adm. chg. 317-403-5667; hoosierhillsfiberfestival.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 5-6

Don’t just read about history, be a part of it! Home of... Pekin Fourth of July Celebration, America’s Oldest Continual 4th Celebration Campbellsburg Country Festival, June

Jun. 7 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Kokomo Strawberry Festival

Downtown Courthouse Square. Enjoy delicious homemade shortcakes with strawberries, ice cream and whipped cream, while quantities last. Live music, food vendors and kids' activities. 11am-9pm. No adm. chg. 765-457-5301; greaterkokomo.com X Jun. 7-8 LaFontaine (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

LaFontaine ''Ashland Days'' Festival

Branson St. and Wabash Ave. Seth Zahalka Memorial Car & Motorcycle show, lawn mower poker run, corn hole contest, live music, parade and more. No adm. chg. 260-330-0742 C X

Old Settler’s Days Festival, September Washington County...Great Festivals, Museums, Parks, Eateries, Shops and so much more! For complete festival and visitor information visit us at

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Jun. 7-9 Merom (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Merom Bluff Chautauqua Festival

Merom Bluff Park. Three days of family fun includes a parade, BBQ/pork chop/chicken dinners, craft/flea market, free entertainment, kids' games, living history area, Bingo, and more! Adm. chg. 812-356-4517; meromfestival.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 5-7

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


JUNE

Elkhart Family Fish Fest • June 1 Free bait, loaner tackle, and lots of fun fishing at 11 locations. Teams of all ages participate during Indiana’s free fishing weekend. Learn - Compete - Eat - Play

Elkhart Jazz Festival • June 21 - 23 Music legends and music fans visit each summer for a memorable weekend that showcases more than 100 performers across 7 stages and over 3 days.

Elkhart Bike Night • July 13 Main Street becomes a motorcycle-only festival atmosphere showcasing our beautiful downtown. Live music, beer garden, and food vendors for all to enjoy!

Gateway Mile Auto Fest • July 20 Talk to owners, interact with car buffs, get a photo with your dream car, enjoy live music, and grab some great food - all while enjoying vibrant Downtown Elkhart. Elkhart RiverWalk Grand Prix • Aug. 9 - 11 The Elkhart RiverWalk Grand Prix brings kart racing once again to the streets of Indiana. Join us along the RiverWalk for racing, kids zone, and free concerts.

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KOSCIUSKO COUNTY

FESTIVALS and EVENTS!

Jun. 7-8

Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale See May 10 listing.

Jun. 7-9 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival

Island and Lundquist Bicentennial Parks. Musical entertainment all weekend on the Island! Children's activities and entertainment. Food, art and craft vendors. Bobbing with the Blues-River float experience. Adm. chg. 574-295-7275; elkhartindiana.org/parks C X Jun. 7-8 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

RiverRoots Music and Folk Arts Festival

Fat & Skinny Tire Fest May 17 – 19

Northern Indiana Lakes Festival May 24 – 26

Mentone Egg Festival May 30, 31, & June 1

Village at Winona Art Fair June 1 & 2

Tour des Lakes July 20

Dixie Day Festival & Arts and Crafts Show July 27

Bicentennial Park, Madison Riverfront. Nationally known contemporary and traditional folk/roots musicians, storytelling, traditional crafts, food, regional wines and craft beer festival. Family-friendly. Adm. Chg. 800-559-2956; riverroots.org C X

Rosedale Strawberry Festival Jun. 7-9 Rosedale (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rosedale Strawberry Festival

Main Street and Civic Center. Totally scrumptious fun. KidZone, crafts, fireworks, pageants, meals, contests, car show, lots more. Free live stage and gallons of freshly made shortcakes. No adm. chg. 765-592-0816, 765-548-0307; historicrosedale.com C X

Canal Days August 24

Heirloom Tomato Festival August 31

Oakwood Fine Arts Festival August 31

Lake City Skiers

Throughout the Summer

Jun. 7-9 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

St. Andrew Greek Festival

Church Grounds. 44th Annual. A family event for all with your favorite Greek foods and desserts, live music, ethnic dance performances and church tours. Adm. chg. 574-277-4688; michianagreekfest.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 12-14

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BOONE COUNTY WHENEVER YOU VISIT, BOONE COUNTY HAS SOMETHING FUN FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY TO DO. Discover our many locally owned shops and restaurants, learn about our history, attend a polo match or enjoy one of our many weekend festivals. RIGHT HERE IN THE

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

Taste of Shelby County

Downtown Public Square. Local flavors of unique restaurants and wines and brews by local breweries. Music throughout the day, kids' activities, and chalk art contest. 6pm-10pm. Adm. chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com C X Jun. 8 Buffalo (White Co., West Reg.)

Buffalo Community Daze

Buffalo Fire Department, Lightstream Telephone Co. Car and motorcycle show 9am-3pm. Brisket, buffalo burgers and more 7am-4pm. Town-wide yard sales, craft and flea market vendors. No adm. chg. 574-595-0745, Vendors call 574-581-2915; enjoywhitecounty.com X 2020 Festival Date: Jun. 13 Jun. 8-9 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Eagle Creek Folk Festival

Marina at Eagle Creek Park. 45th Annual. Two days of live music, workshops, food, open stage, dance, instrument petting zoo, jamming. Families and pets welcome! No adm. chg. 317-625-1333; indianafolkmusic.org C X Jun. 8-16; Sep. 14-22 Friendship (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Friendship Flea Market

SR 62, one mile E of Friendship. Indiana's most unique flea market and antique show welcoming visitors and vendors since 1968. No adm. chg. 859-341-9188; friendshipfleamarket.com C X Jun. 8-9 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Pow Wow-NCGLNAC 16th Annual Gathering of Great Lakes Nations

Tri-State Antique Gas Engine Association grounds. Native American drums, singers, dancers, vendors, food, pre-1840s camp, free kids' activities. Native American dancing Sat. 1-4:30pm, 6-9pm; Sun. Noon-4pm. Adm. chg. 765-650-1028; ncglnac.org C X Jun. 8 Kirklin (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Kirklin Art & Antique Fair

Downtown. Kirklin's 6th Annual Art & Antique Fair features: Artwork, antique vendors, crafts, food, flea market, live music, vintage & antique shops! 8am-4pm. No adm. chg. 317-341-4011; kirklinmainstreet.com/events1.html C X 40

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Mosey Down Main Street See May 11 listing. Jun. 8 Remington (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Remington Water Tower Days

Downtown. 5K walk/run, parade, kids' area, kiddie tractor pull, vendors, free entertainment, dinners, breakfast, petting zoo, beer and wine garden. Two days of family fun! No adm. chg. 219-863-0999; remingtonindiana.com/remington-water-tower-days.aspx C X Jun. 8 Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg.)

Rivertown Art Tour

Downtown. Visit the Community Art Center to see Plein Air Painters at work. Creative pieces in many different mediums. Visit and talk with artists on site. No adm. chg. 812-427-3237; switzcotourism.com C X 2020 Festival Date: Jun. 6 Jun. 8

Second Saturdays See Apr. 13 listing. Jun. 8 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Two Rivers Music Festival

Downtown. Join us for a great evening of live music and fabulous food in a beautiful, outdoor setting. No adm. chg. 574-735-2787; casscountyartsalliance.org C X 2020 Festival Date: Jun. 13 Jun. 12-15 Knightstown (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Knightstown Jubilee Days

Town Square. Enjoy carnival rides, games, Citizen of the Year, queen contest, parade, Chamber Fish Wagon. Local businesses, restaurants & non-profit organizations. Rain or shine. No adm. chg. 800-668-1895; knightstownchamber.org X Jun. 14-16 Crawfordsville (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

Crawfordsville Strawberry Festival

Lane Place. 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. 765-366-3666; Crawfordsvillestrawberryfestival.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 12-14

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

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JUNE

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JULY JUNE Jun. 15 Bloomfield (Greene Co. South Central Reg.)

Flea Market Emporium Fairgrounds barns. Birds of a Feather presents a flea market to find all manner of treasures, treats and food vendors. Sat. 8am-4pm. 812-384-9209; birdsofafeather.website C X Jun. 14 Decatur (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Decatur Sculpture Tour

Downtown. Eighth annual sculpture exhibit unveiling with art-centric activities, food, wine tasting and walking tours. Exhibit open until Apr. 2020. No adm. chg. 260-724-3939; decatursculpturetour.com C X Jun. 14-16 Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Fulton County Historical Power Show

Fulton County Historical Society grounds. Fri.-Sat. parades and displays of tractors, garden tractors, hit-n-miss engines and antique trucks. Flea market, craft vendors, swap parts vendors, toy show. Adm. chg. 574-223-4436; fultoncountyhistory.org X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 19-21 Jun. 14-15 Scottsburg (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 Jun. 14-16 North Judson (Starke Co., North Reg.)

North Judson Mint Festival

Lane St. and North Judson Park. Indiana's only Mint Festival, celebrating its 43rd year. Cooking with Mint contest, bands, carnival, food, crafts, car show, bingo. 5k run/2-mile walk Sat. Parade Sun. No adm. chg. 219-395-6504 C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 19-21

Jun. 15 Flora (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Hog Jog & Pork Pull

Flora Town Park. Hog Jog 10K, 2-mile, “Runt Jog.� Pork pull 6:30pm. IPL, tractors and diesel pulls. Adm. chg. 765-564-6757; floracommunityclub.org, Register at hogjog.com X Jun. 15-16 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Leeper Park Art Fair

Leeper Park. A juried fine art festival that spans 52 years. Artists exhibit from all over the country. No adm. chg. 574-276-2942; leeperparkartfair.org X Jun. 15 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Madison Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel

Riverfront at the Gazebo. Taste the best wines, bourbon and craft brews the region has to offer. Enjoy music, food pairings and an art show. Adm. chg. 800-559-2956; madisonriverfront.com C X

Jun. 15 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.) Nickel Plate Arts Maker Faire Historic Courthouse Square. Celebrate artistic endeavors, and shop for great arts and crafts at the same time. Coinciding with the popular St. Michael's Strawberry Festival, our Maker Faire and Art Sale brings you products by local 'Makers' of all kinds. Fine art and more. 11 am- 5pm. No adm. chg. C X 317-452-3690; NickelPlateArts.org

Jun. 14-15 Royal Center (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Pioneer Days

Rea Park. Celebrating over 50 years of this free family fun event! Parade, area food vendors, tractor pull and so much more! No adm. chg. 574-643-9914; visit-casscounty.com X

Jun. 15 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Arts on the Millrace

Downtown. Fine artists from around Michiana set up shop along the Millrace Trail for Goshen's annual outdoor art festival. There's no better way to enjoy the scenic Millrace Trail than with art, live music, food, kids' activities and craft brews. No adm. chg. 574-312-9922; cityonthego.org X

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EAST CHICAGO, IN

June 15th

Jun. 15 East Chicago (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Rhythm & Soul Fest

Washington Park. Celebrate Black Music Month by listening to the music. Bring your stepping shoes, chill, eat some food and get ready for a "feel good" time! Bring your lawn chairs. No adm. chg. 219-391-8206; eastchicago.com C X

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


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JUNE Jun. 19-22 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Quilt Festival

Shipshewana area. Juried quilt show with cash prizes awarded, vendor show, quilter's schoolhouse, workshops and a shop hop. Adm. chg. 866-243-9434; shipshewanaquiltfest.com X Jun. 15 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Jun. 20-22 Haubstadt (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Courthouse Plaza, Downtown Greenfield. Explore ways to get fit close to home! Learn about local wellness programs and take part in heart-pumping fitness demonstrations. Run or walk the Superhero 5K! 5K entry fee. No adm. chg. 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C X

Old Haubstadt Gym. 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. haubstadtsommerfest.com C X

Super Hero 5K & Fitness Festival

Jun. 15 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

TASTE of Tippecanoe

Downtown Riverfront. Celebrating culinary, musical and performing arts. Live music and local cuisine. Fireworks. Children 12 and under are free. Adm. chg. 765-423-2787; tasteoftippecanoe.org C X 2020 Festival Date: Jun. 20

INDIANA’S OLDEST JURIED ART FAIR

TALBOT ST ART FAIR Jun. 15-16 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Talbot Street Art Fair

Between 16th and 21th Streets. Indiana's oldest juried art fair in a historic neighborhood featuring over 250 local and national artists. Food available. No adm. chg. 317-745-6479; talbotstreet.org C X Jun. 16-22 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Harrison County Fair

Fairgrounds. Now in its 160th 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; harrisoncountyfair.com C X

Jun. 19-22 North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Mermaid Festival - 74th Annual

Lions Club Festival Grounds. Queen of Lakes pageant, Cutie King and Queen contest, Cutie Parade for over $30K in scholarships. Amusement rides, entertainment on stage, demolition derby, tasty food, vendors and big parade. Food and vendor space available for a fee. ATM Available. No adm. chg. 574-834-4316; nwlionsclub.com C X

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Haubstadt Sommerfest

Jun. 20-22 Judah (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.) Judah Heritage Festival Johnny Junxions. Family Fun at its best! Three days packed with a 5k race, parade, live music, food, marketplace, cruise-in, carnival, BBQ competition, contests, queen pageant, fireworks and much more! No adm. chg. C X 812-583-5249; judahfestival.com 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 25-27

Jun. 20-22 Lagro (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Lagro Good Ole Days

Downtown. Food, fireworks, crafts, face painting, moonwalks, bands, games, car show, parade and interactive dinosaurs. No adm. chg. 260-571-6664; lagroindiana.com X Jun. 21-23 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart Jazz Festival

Downtown. Music legends and music fans visit each summer for a memorable weekend at the Elkhart jazz festival. Enjoy small town hospitality and big city jazz. Adm. chg. 800-294-8223; elkhartjazzfestival.com C X Jun. 21-23 Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

54th Annual Gem Mineral Fossil Show

Fairgrounds. Free Junior Rockhound area, demonstrations. Variety of rocks, gems, jewelry, minerals, fossils beads, lapidary, prospecting equipment, 4-H and science project materials. No adm. chg. 812-295-3463; lawrencecountyrockclub.org X Jun. 21-28 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Hancock County 4H Fair

Fairgrounds. Enjoy the agricultural exhibits, fair food, commercial booths and midway. No adm. chg. 317-462-1469; yourhancockfairgrounds.com X

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


JUNE

If it’s summer then it’s time for

NA COUNTY FAIRS INDIA Visit one of Indiana’s county fairs for the best

in 4-H Exhibits, Agriculture Displays, Midway Rides, Entertainment, and Delicious Fair Food. There’s no better place to celebrate summer than at an Indiana County Fair!

INDIANAFAIRSANDFESTIVALS.ORG

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Discover the Fun in... East Chicago, Indiana

EVENTS MAY

Cinco De Mayo Friday, May 3, 2019 East Chicago Marina

Annual Flower Show

Wednesday, May 8, 2019 Washington Park Greenhouse

JUNE

Teen Beach Bash Friday, June 7, 2019 Jeorse Park Beach

Rhythm and Soul Fest

Rhythm & Soul Fest

Celebrating Black Music Month Saturday, June 15, 2019 Washington Park

Spirits at MacArthur Golf Course Friday, June 21, 2019

Harbor Walk at Marina

JULY

Independence Day Celebration

Wednesday, July 3, 2019 E.C. Marina & Jeorse Park Beach

ECPD Day with our Youth Saturday, July 13, 2019 EC Police Dept.

Military Day at the Marina Saturday, July 20, 2019

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Kielbasa Fest

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


AUGUST FUSIC FEST

A Fusion of Food, Fun & Music August 2, 3 & 4 2019 Jeorse Park Beach

Kielbasa Fest

Celebrating Polish Heritage Saturday, August 24, 2019 Kosciuszko Park

Mexican Independence Day Parade & Fest Sunday, September 15, 2019

OCTOBER

Fire Dept. Open House Saturday, October 5th, 2019 Central Fire Station

EC Hallow Haunted House & Trail Thursday & Friday October 24 & 25, 2019 Kosciuszko Park

DECEMBER

JULY

FREE MOVIE NIGHTS THURSDAYS MAY

May 23, 2019 Tod Park

JUNE

June 27, 2019 Washington Park

JULY

July 25, 2019 Kosciuszko Park

AUGUST

August 22, 2019 Washington Park

SEPTEMBER September 26 2019 Tod Park

7pm, Movies @ Dusk

Celebrations of Lights Friday, December 6, 2019 City Hall / Veteran's Park

Fusic Fest East Chicago, Indiana Visit EastChicago.com 219-391-8206

MAYOR ANTHONY

COPELAND

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JUNE Jun. 21-22 New Palestine (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) New Pal Summerfest Main Street. Fri. live music, kid zone, beer and wine garden. Sat. live music all day, car show, food trucks, beer and wine garden, kid zone, craft and vendor booths, fireworks. No adm. chg. newpalsummerfest.com

Jun.-Oct. Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club

Polo Matches at Hickory Hall Polo Club supporting local nonprofits. Affordable family friendly tailgating; weekends only. See website for calendar of polo matches and entertainment. Adm. chg. indypolo.com Jun. 21-22 Monticello (White Co., West Reg.)

Spirit of Monticello Festival

Downtown Courthouse Square. Great live music, arts and craft vendors, huge food court, beer and wine garden, car cruise-in, car show, family contests, talent show, huge kids' play area, 5K run. No adm. chg. 574-870-4888; spiritofmonticello.org C X Jun. 21 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Brick Street Market

Wine Walk

Downtown Public Square. Taste the unique flavors of local wineries as you stroll around historic downtown and visit local shops. Adm. Chg. 317-398-9552; mainstreetshelbyville.org C X Jun. 21-22 Woodburn (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Woodburn SummerFest

Woodburn Community Park. Live music, parade, fireworks, cornhole, crafters, 5K, truck show, trivia contest, food, beer, wine. Benefits local charities. No adm. chg. 260-632-5318; woodburnsummerfest.com C X

Jun. 22 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Brick Street Market

Rockville Square. Funky pop-up market in historic downtown. Vintage, repurposed and unique items for your shopping delight. No adm. chg. 765-366-1487; coveredbridges.com X

Jun. 22; Jul. 27; Aug. 24 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Bluegrass on the Square

Historic Downtown Square. Enjoy Bluegrass on the Square featuring some of the most well-known bluegrass musicians in the region. Lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics are welcome. 4-8pm. Free. No adm. chg. 812-972-1919; thisisindiana.org/bluegrass C X Jun. 22 Decatur (Adams Co., East Reg.)

DeKegger Homebrew & BBQ Festival

Jun. 22 New Castle (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Millstone Farms Lavender Festival

Millstone Farms and Gardens. Celebrate lavender with plants, lavender products, demonstrations, music, vendors, and food. Walking through the lavender field, enjoy lavender fragrance in bloom. $5 per car. 513-295-5360 C X

Madison Street Plaza. Craft beers and various BBQ vendors, BBQ competition, and live music from several bands. Adm. chg. 260-724-2604; decaturin.org/services/decatur-main-street/27 C X 2020 Festival Date: Jun. 20 48

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


JUNE JULY

Jun. 22-23 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. 17 and under free. Includes museum access. Adm. chg. 317-636-9378; eiteljorg.org C X Jun. 22 Rensselaer (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Rock the Arts

Potawatomi Park. One-day music and art festival featuring national touring acts and local artists showcasing their work. No adm. chg. 219-866-5278; prairieartscouncil.net

Mar. 15 Shamrock the Block

Jun. 22-23 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

May 12-Jun. 16 Bikes in Bloom

Morgan County Antique Machinery Association's Show Fairgrounds. 27th Annual. Antique tractors, hit-miss engines, garden tractors, steam engines, old cars and trucks, food, large flea market, and toy show. Auction on Sun. No adm. chg. 765-318-1493, 765-318-2458; mcama.org X

Jun. 22 Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.)

Rising Sun's Blues & BBQ

Downtown. BBQ cook-off. Live Blues music, hillbilly fashion show, arts, crafts, food vendors, games. Follow us on Fb. BBQ competition chg. No adm. chg. 812-438-4933; enjoyrisingsun.com C X

Jun. 1 National Road Yard Sale Jun. 15 Superhero 5K & Fitness Festival Sep. 11 Hometown Heroes Cornhole Tournament Sep. 14 Chalk Fest Oct. 25 Boos & Brews Nov. 28 Turkey Day 5K Nov. 30 Shop Small Saturday

Jun. 22 Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Tenderloin Throwdown

Downtown Square. Come to celebrate the unofficial Indiana sandwich, the pork tenderloin! Festival features four cook-off categories, craft beer, wine, fun for kids, shopping, & more! No adm. chg. 812-716-4319; mainstreetgreensburg.com C X Jun. 22-29 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 much more! Download our app! Adm. chg. 765-939-0834; wayneco4hfair.com X

Dec. TBD Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides Dec. 4-24 A Very Merry Christmas Dec. 4, 11 & 18 Holiday Flicks at the Ricks

GreenfieldMainStreet.org Sponsored by Hancock County Tourism Commission

visitinhancock.org 866-384-8687

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JUNE Jun. 23-29 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Miami County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Amazing exhibits, delicious food, entertainment, huge tractor show and exciting midway. Midway chg. No adm. chg. 765-472-1921; ag.purdue.edu/counties/miami Jun. 23-29 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scott County Fair

Fairgrounds. Get back to the basics of life and good ol' family fun at the Scott County Fair. 42 acres of activities for everyone. Conveniently located 1 mile off I-65! No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; scottcountyfairgrounds.com C X

Jun. 28-29 Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Limestone Heritage Festival

Downtown Square. Food trucks, live music, Limestone Carving Exhibit, beer garden. Sat. only 8am farmer's market, cornhole tournament, 6pm parade, 10pm fireworks. No adm. chg. 812-329-4221; downtownbedford.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 26-27

Jun. 27-Jul. 4 Brazil (Clay Co., West Reg.)

Brazil Rotary 4th of July Celebration

Forest Park. Brazil's Rotary Club hosts 83+ years' annual celebration. Enjoy amusement rides, midway games, food, nightly entertainment, raffle, and fireworks gala. Ride chg. No adm. chg. 812-446-2369; brazilrotary.org C X

Jun. 28-Jul. 6 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, monster trucks, demolition derby, rodeo. Fireworks. Adm. chg. 574-291-4870; 4hfair.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 3-11

Jun. 28-30 Griffith (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Broad Street Blues and BBQ Festival

Central Park. Some of the most talented blues artists from around the world and outstanding regional BBQ. Great Blues! Great BBQ! No adm. chg. 219-924-7500; griffith.in.gov C X Jun. 28-30 Goodland (Newton Co., North Reg.)

Goodland Grand Prix

Downtown. 17th Annual. 69-mile, 8-turn street course racing venue that winds through the streets of Goodland. No adm. chg. 219-208-0659; goodlandgrandprix.com C X

Jun. 29; Jul. 27; Aug. 31; Sep. 28 Cumberland (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Blues, Beer, and BBQ

Saturn Space. Family-friendly. Award-winning Blues musicians, local breweries and awesome BBQ. Bring your chairs and family! Join us! No adm. chg. 317-894-6203 C X

Jun. 28-30 Battle Ground (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Indiana Fiddlers' Gathering

Tippecanoe Battlefield Park. Three-day acoustic music festival featuring the best in old time, folk, swing, bluegrass and Celtic music. Adm. chg. 765-588-1376; indianafiddlersgathering.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jun. 26-28 Jun. 28 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Old Fashioned Independence Day

Town Square. Free games and crafts, music, food booths, fireworks at dark. 5pm-dark. No adm. chg. 812-371-7969; yellowtrailmuseum.wixsite.com/yellowtrailmuseum X 50

Jun. 29 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Brookville CanoeFest

Fairgrounds. Indiana's largest canoe and kayak races. Best fireworks in the area! Car show, princess contest, kids' area, beer, music and wine tasting. Great family fun! No adm. chg. 866-647-6555; Brookvillecanoefest.com C X

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org

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


JUNE/JULY

Covered Bridge Antique Power Club Tractor Drive Jun. 29-30 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. 29-Jul. 6 Linton (Greene Co., South Central Reg.)

Linton Freedom Festival

Humphreys Park, 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 X

Parke Countian’s Favorite Fireworks Jun. 29; Jul. 4, 6 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Parke Countians' Favorite Fireworks

Jun. 29 Greenwood (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Parke County. Celebrate firework shows beginning at dusk! Jun. 29 - Rockville Lake Park, $5/car load. 765-569-6541 Jul. 4 - Montezuma, Free. 765-592-3739 Jul. 6 - Raccoon Lake, Free. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com X

Greenwood Freedom Festival

Craig Park and Greenwood Amphitheater. Begin your day at the community parade. After, enjoy over 200 beer, wine, food and local vendors. Some of the area's finest live bands. Family entertainment. No adm. chg. 317-881-4545; greenwood.in.gov/festival C X Jun. 30 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

33rd Annual Wanamaker Old Settlers Day

I-74/Post Rd., Exit 96. Over 100 booths of art, craftsmen, antiques, food, kid items and rides, entertainment, games. Classic car, truck, tractor and motorcycle show. Door prizes and more! No adm. chg. 317-617-5351; IndyFTLions.org C X Jun. 29 Avon (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Hendricks County Rib-Fest & Avon Balloon Glow Kingsway Christian Church. Rib vendors compete for best ribs/sauce in the county. Kids' games, inflatables, great food, sponsor booths, live music, 5k Fun Run/Walk, balloon glow, fireworks and much more. $5 parking. No adm. chg. 317-272-4333; avonchamber.org C

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

JULY Check out festivals that start at the end of June and continue into July. Jul. TBD 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

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY

@visitfrenchlickwestbaden /visitfrenchlick @visitfrenchlick

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~SAMPLING~

JULY

OF UPCOMING EVENTS

Visit us online for additional events and detailed information. April 20 – 27 51st Annual Orleans Dogwood Festival May – October HomeGrown Farmers Market July 6 Thunder Over Patoka

October 11 – 13 Art on the Green October 12 Fall Fun Fest in the Park November & December The Polar Express Train Ride

September 13 – 15 Paoli Fall Festival

Mid November – Mid January 50 Days of Lights Celebration

September 20 – 22 10th Annual Block Bash

December 14 Orleans Christmas on the Square

#MyFrenchLick • visitfrenchlickwestbaden.com • 812.936.3418

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY

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

Parke County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Great rural county fair! Parke County’s largest parade on Thu. 6pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-3176; parkecountyfairgrounds.com X

Jul. 3-6 Cicero (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Lights Over Morse Lake Festival

Community Park, Morse Lake and various locations. Fireworks, parade, Huesman's carnival, golf cart poker run, craft and food vendors, volleyball tournament, balloon glow, live music, talent show, classic car cruise in. No adm. chg. 317-379-3357; lightsovermorselake.com C X

Jul. 3-7 Cedar Lake (Lake Co., North Reg.) Jul. TBD 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. No adm. chg. 317-392-1612; shelbycountyfair.us X Jul. 1-30

Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail See May 30 listing. Jul.-Oct

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. listing.

Cedar Lake Summerfest

Town Complex. Free annual July 4th festival along Cedar Lake. Cardboard boat race, talent show, senior games, teen scavenger hunt, classic car show, food, carnival, land parade, boat parade, live entertainment, beer garden along with the fireworks over Cedar Lake! No adm. chg. 219-776-6197; cedarlakesummerfest.com C X

Jul. 3-4 Twelve Mile (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Twelve Mile 500

Plank Hill Park. Lawn mower races feature Briggs and Stratton and other modified engines. 60 laps of fun for more than 50 years. Jul. 3 fireworks light up the sky. Jul. 4 parade. Adm. chg. 765-469-0888; visit-casscounty.com C X

Jul. 2-4, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31

Jul. 4-6 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Jul. 3-4 New Pekin (Washington Co., South Reg.)

Downtown, Foster Park. Annual festival celebrating our community's automotive history and heritage. Family fun, food, fireworks, parade, car shows, concerts, sports festival, rides and more! No adm. chg. 765-854-1234; haynesappersonfestival.org C X

Shipshewana Flea Market See May 7 listing.

4th of July Celebration

Pekin Park. Oldest consecutive annual 4th of July celebration in the nation, celebrating 188 years. 10am parade honors freedom. Amusement rides, flea market and fireworks. No adm. chg. 812-404-6248; pcbo.webs.com C X

Haynes Apperson Festival

Jul. 4 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

July 4th Celebration and Firecracker Run

Peru Fire Department. Firecracker Run: 5k run/walk begins at 8am. $20 registration fee. Hometown Celebration: kids' games, great food, music and amazing fireworks at dusk. Adm. chg. 765-472-1979; mcymca.org

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

CarmelFest

Carmel Civic Square. With our patriotic parade, spectacular fireworks, fantastic entertainment, festival food and shopping marketplace, CarmelFest has something for everyone. Join us! No adm. chg. carmelfest.net X 54

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


JULY Jul. 5

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Jul. 5-7 Liberty (Union Co., East Reg.)

Liberty 4th of July Festival

Courthouse Square. Over 40 years of family fun. Arts and craft vendors, live entertainment, food booths, parade. No adm. chg. 765-458-5976; ucdc.us C X

JULY 12-20, 2019

threeriversfestival.org S P O N S O R E D B Y:

Just one of the many amazing festivals taking place in Festive Fort Wayne, IN!

Jul. 5-7 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Madison Regatta & Roostertail Music Fest

Riverfront. 200 MPH racing with 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

For a complete list:

VisitFortWayne.com/Festivals Jul. 4

Walton (Cass Co., East TRFestivalGuideAd_2.25x3.5.indd 1

July 4th Festival

Reg.)

9/11/18 8:55 AM

Downtown. 5K run, vendor booths, huge parade, car show, fish fry and fireworks at dusk. Call for vendor booth information. No adm. chg. 574-626-2821; visit-casscounty.com X 34th Shoals Catfish Festival Jul. 4-7 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 X

Jul. 4, 11, 18, 25

Summer Market on the Lake See Jun. 6 listing. Jul. 4 Wolcott (White Co., West Reg.)

Wolcott Summer Festival

Wolcott House grounds and park. 51st Annual. Fireworks, entertainment, car show, tractor exhibit, flea and craft markets, carnival rides, petting zoo, pony rides, parade, many food vendors. No adm. chg. 219-863-3837; wolcottfestival.com C X

Jul. 6 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Abraham Lincoln Freedom Festival

Rockport City Park. Celebrate Independence Day at Rockport City Park, next to Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum. Enjoy a car show, food vendors and live music, plus fireworks at dusk. No adm. chg. 812-649-9147; IndianasAbeLincoln.org/events C X Jul. 6-7 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Canal Days

Canal Park. Celebrate the 1850s canal era! Canal boat rides, interactive museum, artisan demonstrations, food and music. Fee for some venues. No adm. chg. 765-564-2870; wabashanderiecanal.org X Jul. 6, 13, 20, 27

Farmers Market See May 11 listing. Jul. 7-13 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Cass County 4-H Fair

4-H Fairgrounds. Animals, free outdoor stage, queen contest, carnival rides, tractor pull and the greatest fair food! Join us for the fun! No adm. chg. 574-753-7750; 4hcasscounty.org C X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY Jul. 7-13 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Gibson County Fair

Fairgrounds. There is something for everyone! Rides, food, truck, tractor pulls, motocross racing, 4-H exhibits, awesome concerts, rodeo! Adm. chg. 812-385-3445; gibsoncountyfair.com C X Jul. 7-13 LaPorte (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

LaPorte County Fair

Fairgrounds. 4-H exhibits, open class, draft horse, Pioneer Land, carnival rides, grandstand events, free entertainment tent, food vendors. Adm. chg. 219-362-2647; laportecountyfair.org C X

Jul. 12-14 Angola (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Angola Balloons Aloft

Angola High School. Some of the finest hot air balloon pilots compete for prizes over Northern Indiana Lakes Country. Kids' zone, classic car show, petting zoo, nighttime illuminations. No adm. chg. 800-525-3101; angolaballoonsaloft.com X Jul. 12-13 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Artie Fest Jul. 7 Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.)

Shiner Pride Car Show

Courthouse Square. Family-friendly. Entertainment, outdoor movie, 5K, craft fair, car show, kids' activities, cornhole, inflatable park, baby contest, chalk art, food and more. No adm. chg. 812-340-2162; artiefest.org C X

Downtown. Classic and collectible cars, trucks and motorcycles. Charge to participate. Free for spectators. Proceeds benefit Shiner Pride Marching Band. No adm. chg. 812-438-2652; enjoyrisingsun.com C X Jul. 7, 14, 21, 28

Summer Sundown Music Series

See May 26 listing.

Jul. 7

Tri-State Antique Market See May 5 listing. Jul. 8-13 Greentown (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Howard County Fair

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 2020 Dates: Jul. 13-18

Jul. 12-20 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Circus City Festival

Downtown. Circus City Festival in Peru celebrates its 60th year. All-youth circus performances, rides, food booths, parade and more. Adm. chg. 765-472-3918; peruamateurcircus.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 17-25

Jul. 8-13 Warsaw (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

Kosciusko County Community Fair, inc.

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 X Jul. 11-13 Bristol (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Bristol Homecoming Festival

Jul. 12-13 Freetown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Freetown July Festival

Congdon Park. 136th year, three-day festival. Family fun events, queen pageant, entertainment, rides, food, parade and wonderful fireworks display! No adm. chg. 574-326-7311 X

Freetown Park. Family-oriented festival featuring parade, fireworks, car show, food, live entertainment, kids' games, inflatables, tractor drive, vendors, auction, baby contest. No adm. chg. 812-569-2710 C X

St. John Festival

Jul. 12-13 Lapel (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Jul. 11-14 Saint John (Lake Co., North Reg.)

US Hwy. 41 and 93rd Ave. It's all about food, family and fun! Enjoy local food, kids' rides, games, gambling tent, beer and wine, Bingo, $10K raffle, live entertainment and annual Fest 5K. No adm. chg. 219-200-4076; stjohnfest.org C X 56

Lapel Village Fair

Main St. Town-wide rummages, craft booths, food, live music, parade, car show, walk/run. No adm. chg. 765-617-1498; lapelvillagefair.com X

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


JULY Jul. 12-13 Fremont (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Musicfest

Downtown. Musical entertainment from jazz to country. Parade, kids' games, fireworks and special merchant sales. No adm. chg. 260-495-9010; fremontchamber.org X Jul. 12-13

Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale See May 10 listing.

JENNINGS COUNTY I N D I A N A VERNON / NORTH VERNON

Jul. 12-14 Crown Point (Lake Co., North Reg.)

South Lake County Agricultural Historical Society Antique Tractor and Farm Show

Fairgrounds. Antique and garden tractors, gas engines, cars and trucks, flea market, large model railroad, threshing, sawmills, kids' area, homemade pies, pork chop dinner. Adm. chg. 219-545-4936; slcahs.org C X 2020 Dates: Jul. 10-12

Jul. 12-20 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. 260-426-5556; ThreeRiversFestival.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 10-18 I

SASSAFRAS TEA FESTIVAL & CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT Fourth Weekend in April

WINGS OVER MUSCATATUCK/ INTERNATIONAL MIGRATORY BIRD FESTIVAL Second weekend in May

VERNON LOLLYGAG 5K WALK/RUN May 4

Jul. 13-20 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

JENNINGS COUNTY 4-H FAIR

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

T3/TAME THE TERRAIN

Circus Hall of Fame

June 10-15

Third Weekend in June

VERNON LABOR DAY FESTIVAL OF THE ARTS

Saturday & Sunday of Labor Day weekend

HAYDEN DAYS

Saturday of Labor Day Weekend

Jul. 13-21 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Clinton County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. Harness racing, demolition derby, free entertainment, dirt drag races, carnival and food, antique tractors, car show, 4-H exhibits, horse pull, vendors, free parking. No adm. chg. 765-652-1489; Fair.clintonco.com

COMMISKEY FALL FESTIVAL September 21

Visit us!

facebook.com/ jenningscountytourism (812) 592-8087

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Jul. 14-20 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Hendricks County 4-H Fair Jul. 13 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Corydon Capital Day

Historic Downtown. Indiana's first state capital celebrates its history on Corydon Capital Day with demonstrators, vendors, carriage rides, walking tours and live entertainment. No adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org/ccd X Jul. 13 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart Bike Night

Downtown. Main street becomes a motorcycle only festival atmosphere showcasing our beautiful downtown. Live music, beer garden and food vendors for all to enjoy! No adm. chg. 574-293-4469; elkhartbikenight.org C X

4-H Fairgrounds. A great place where affordable family fun meets tradition. "State Fair Experience at County Fair Prices!" Drew Exposition. Free parking. Adm. chg. 317-718-6153; 4hcomplex.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 19-25 Jul. 15-20 Kentland (Newton Co., North Reg.)

100th Annual Newton County Pun'kin Vine Fair

Fairgrounds. Celebrating 100th anniversary! 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 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 13-18

Jul. 13-20 LaGrange (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

LaGrange County 4-H Fair

4-H Fairgrounds. Our 66th 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 X Jul. 13

Mosey Down Main Street See May 11 listing. Jul. 13

Second Saturdays See Apr. 13 listing. Jul. 13 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Jul. 17-21 Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Festival of the Lakes

Wolf Lake Pavilion. Annual, free festival including nationallyknown live musical entertainment, a carnival, food vendors, 5k walk/run, splash, polka party, hot rod and custom bike show, fishing derby, Senior Day. Parking $25. No adm. chg. 219-853-6378; festivalofthelakes.com C X

Wabash Riverfest

Tapawingo Park, John Myers Pedestrian Bridge and Riehle Plaza. Free, family-friendly celebration of the Wabash River. Canoe races, food, music, educational exhibits, 5K run, bike events, children's activities and more! No adm. chg. 765-807-1094; wabashriverfest.com C X 2020 Festival Date: Jul. 11 Jul. 13-18 Bluffton (Wells Co., East Reg.)

Wells County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds, SR 1. Enjoy 4-H exhibits, livestock shows, musical groups, nature programs, kids' activities, queen contest, BBQ, fair food and rodeo (evening after the fair). No adm. chg. 260-824-6412; wells4h.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 18-23 58

Jul. 18-20 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! No adm. chg. 260-337-5461; stjoepicklefestival.org C X Jul. 18-20 Winchester (Randolph Co., East Reg.)

Hawaiian Steel Guitar Convention

Towne Square Community Center. Steel guitar enthusiasts meet together, play and dance. Enjoy the beauty of the Steel Guitar sound and atmosphere. Adm. chg. 765-584-3266; roamrandolph.com C X

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


JULY Jul. 18-21 Winamac (Pulaski Co., North Reg.)

Northern Indiana Power From the Past Antique Power Show & Flea Market

Fairgrounds. Family-oriented event featuring antique farm equipment, horse pull, children's games, large flea market, shaded grounds and many demonstrations. Adm. chg. 574-946-3712; www.winamacpowershow.com X Jul. 18-20 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Quilters Hall of Fame Celebration

926 S Washington St. Quilts, exhibits, vendors' mall, workshops, lectures, appraisals, live and silent auctions, the induction of our newest honorees, Mary McElwain, Marianne Fons and Liz Porter. Adm. chg. 765-664-9333; quiltershalloffame.net C X

Jul. 19-27 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart County 4-H Fair

Fairgrounds. One of the greatest county fairs in the nation. Free grandstand entertainment, famous food row, rides, rodeo, demolition derby, PPL tractor pulls and much more. Adm. chg. 574-533-3247; 4hfair.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 24-Aug. 1

Fantastic

Summer/Fall Events in Hancock County

Cumberland Arts Festival August 17 - Cumberland Founder’s Day August 17 - Shirley Fall Festival September 6-8 - New Palestine

Jul. 19-Sep. 1 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival

Notre Dame campus, Michiana. Featuring a professional Shakespeare production, plus free touring productions and special events throughout the summer. Adm. chg. 574-631-3777; shakespeare.nd.edu/notre-dame-shakespeare-festival C X

Jul. 19-20 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 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 17-18

44th Annual Greater Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show September 6-8 - Greenfield Chalk Fest September 14 - Greenfield Riley Festival October 3-6 - Greenfield

Hancock County Tourism and Visitor Center 119 W North St • Greenfield, IN 46140 317-477-8687

visitinhancock.org • info@visitinhancock.org

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JULY Jul. 19-20 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scott County MaterFest

Downtown Square. Join us as we celebrate Scott County's rich history of agriculture and tomatoes with good food, family and fun! No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; materfest.com C X Jul. 20 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Art of Wine

Carmel Arts & Design District. Features local and international wines, wine-related art, entertainment and special activities. $20 wine tasting fee for those 21 and over. Open to all ages. No adm. chg. 317-571-2787; carmelartsanddesign.com C X Jul. 20 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 exhibits, crafts, storytelling and concerts. Fee for some classes. No adm. chg. 317-364-0712; shelbycountyartsfest.com X

Boone County

4-H Fair Jul. 20-26 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Boone County 4-H Fair

Boone County 4-H Fairgrounds. Free entertainment, 4-H and animal exhibits, food vendors, antique tractors, tractor pulls, motorcross and more. No parking chg. No adm. chg. 765-482-0750; boonecounty4h.org X Jul. 20 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Gateway Mile Auto Fest

August 22-25 • (812) 427-9463 SwissWineFestival.org Jul. 20-27 Rensselaer (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Jasper County Fair

Fairgrounds on Hwy 114 E, just off I-65. 4-H & 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 Jul. 20-27 Alexandria (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Madison County 4-H Fair

Beulah Park. Free entertainment nightly, 4-H exhibits, great food, carnival rides, garden tractor pulls, parade, cornhole competition. Bracelet Days. $5 parking chg. No adm. chg. 765-724-7006; madisoncounty4hfair.org X Jul. 20 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Red Skelton Festival

Red Skelton Museum. Honoring one of America's favorite clowns with a day filled with entertainment, clowns, fun and food. No adm. chg. 800-886-6443; visitvincennes.org C X Jul. 20-27 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair

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

Downtown. Talk to owners, interact with car buffs, get a photo with your dream car, enjoy live music, and grab some great food-all while enjoying vibrant downtown Elkhart. No adm. chg. 574-293-4469; gatewaymileautofest.com C X

Jul. 21-27 Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Jul. 20 Brownsburg (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Jul. 23-28 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Arbuckle Acres Park. Our 41st year of holding a family event featuring music, food, children's activities, more than 120 artisans and craft exhibitors from Indiana and the Midwest. Adm. chg. 317-852-7885; brownsburgfota.com C X

Fairgrounds. Home to 4-H animal shows, projects and events, as well as, a food court, carnival rides, motorsport events, hot air balloons and many free family-friendly offerings. Adm. chg. 260-449-4444; TheAllenCountyFair.com C X

Festival of the Arts

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Jackson County Fair

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; jacksonfair.org C X

Allen County Fair

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JULY Jul. 24-28 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Vintage Motor Bike Club Meet

Fairgrounds. 47th Annual. The largest vintage motor bike show in the USA. Join us to reminisce the Simplex, Mustang, Whizzer and Cushman bikes, and more! Adm. chg. 419-605-5336; vintagemotorbikeclub.org C X Jul. 25-27 Berne (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Berne Swiss Days

Downtown. Swiss experience. Food, crafts, competitions, familyfriendly rides, quilt show, horse pull, musical concerts, tours, polka music, parade and games. No adm. chg. 260-589-8080; swissdaysberne.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 23-25

Jul. 26-27 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.) Frankfort Hot Dog Festival Downtown Square. Indiana's largest two-day hot dog festival - Famous Shoup dogs, 5k Ninja race, Doxie racing, hot dog eating contest, sporting events, street vaulting, live entertainment, 150 arts & craft vendors, bumper cars on ice, beer/wine garden, Moon Buggy Races, 5k Bun Run. No adm. chg. C X 765-654-4081; frankfortmainstreet.com

Jul. 25-27 North Manchester (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Fun Fest by the River

Market Square Downtown. Large family festival. Free kids' activities, car, tractor and motorcycle show, variety of food and craft vendors, parade, live music, and much more! No adm. chg. 260-982-7644; northmanchesterchamber.com X Jul. 26-28 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Hoosier Heritage Festival

Fairgrounds. Celebrating our agricultural heritage with antique tractors, engines and equipment. Food, entertainment, tractor pull and parades. No adm. chg. 765-438-3835; pioneerpowerini.com X Jul. 26-Aug. 3 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. $4 parking. No adm. chg. 765-342-9905; morgancountyindianafair.org C X Jul. 26-28 New Carlisle (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Jul. 27

Bluegrass on the Square See Jun. 22 listing. Jul. 27

Blues, Beer, and BBQ See Jun. 29 listing.

Jul. 27 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Pennsy Trail Art Fair & Music Festival

Downtown on Courthouse Plaza. Artists and food vendors. Live entertainment. MHP Grand Prix Race, adult big wheel race. Entry fee for race. No adm. chg. 317-462-2877; mentalhealthpartnershc.com C X

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 Jul. 26-28 Whiting (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Pierogi FestÂŽ

Downtown. Presented annually by the W/R Chamber. Famous for many food vendors, a wacky parade and entertainment celebrating European culture. No adm. chg. 219-659-0292; pierogifest.net C X 2020 Festival Dates: Jul. 24-26 62

Jul. 27 North Webster (Kosciusko Co., North Reg.)

11th Annual Dixie Day Festival & Art Fair

Downtown SR 13, fairgrounds, town park. Extra cruises Dixie sternwheeler, 5K, arts & crafts fair, open air market, antiques, food court, car, truck, tractor show, area boat dealer show, snowmobile show. No adm. chg. 574-834-7076; northwebster.com X

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


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JULY JULY/AUGUST Jul. 27-28 Orland (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Vermont Settlement Festival

39th Annual

Orland Town Park. Full days of family fun, primitive village, car show, parade, concessions, mud volleyball, arts and crafts. No adm. chg. 260-829-6411; orlandchamber.net X

Friday,

AUGUST

August 30 to

Monday,

Aug.-Oct

September 2

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. listing. Aug. TBD Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Brews on Buckeye

Buckeye Street, Downtown. Indiana craft beer and spirits festival. Food trucks, live music and samples from Indiana breweries and distilleries. Adm. Chg. 765-513-1165; fb.com/brewsonbuckeye C X Aug. TBD Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Kokomo BurgerFest

Foster Park, Downtown. Charity burger cook-off, burger battle contest, live music and kid's activities. No Adm. Chg. 765-452-8963; caminchopeforhomeless.org X Aug. 1-4 Nappanee (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Amish Acres Arts and Crafts Festival

Amish Acres. 300+ vendors demonstrate their trade and sell their wares. Family-style Threshers dinner in the century old barn and guided tour of the historic house and farm. Adm. chg. 800-800-4942; amishacres.com C X Aug. 1-4 Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Jasper Strassenfest

Downtown and Citywide. Family-oriented street festival with German music, food, dancing, rides, games, beer garden, 5k run/walk, craft and wine show, events, entertainment and so much more. No adm. chg. 812-482-6866; jasperstrassenfest.org X Aug. 1-Sep. 1

Nearly 2 miles of back-to back shopping of arts and crafts, antiques, and uniques. Live entertainment! Food galore! FB.com/FarmersPikeFestival

FarmersPike.com Aug. 1-30

Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail See May 30 listing.

Aug. 1-3 Union City (Randolph Co., East Reg.)

Stateline Heritage Days

Indiana and Ohio. Community festival celebrating Union City, IN and Union City, OH. Featuring live music, antique tractor displays, food vendors. No adm. chg. 765-584-3266; statelineheritagedays.com

Aug. 1, 8, 15; 22, 29

Summer Market on the Lake See Jun. 6 listing.

Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival See Jul. 19 listing. Aug. 1-3 Oakland City (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Oakland City Lion's Sweet Corn Festival

Wirth Park. Celebrate corn! Something for everyone. A parade, music, rides, food vendors, fried chicken and pork chop dinners. Then, top it off with a corn eating contest. No adm. chg. 812-677-0728; gibsoncountyin.org X Aug. 1-3 Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Aug. 2-4 East Chicago (Lake Co., North Reg.)

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

Jeorse Beach Park. A three-day beachfront fest with a fusion of food, fun music and fireworks on beautiful Lake Michigan. No adm. chg. 219-391-8206; eastchicago.com C X

Old Settlers Festival

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Fusic Fest

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AUGUST Aug. 2

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing.

Aug. 2-18 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Indiana State Fair

Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center. The Greatest Showcase of Education, Agriculture and Entertainment. Adm. chg. 317-927-7500; indianastatefair.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Aug. 7-23 Aug. 2-11 Crown Point (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Lake County Fair

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

Aug. 3 Zionsville (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Zionsville Street Dance

Main Street. Wrap up summer at this family-friendly event that fills Main Street with live music, dancing and food from local restaurants. Adm. chg. 317-873-3836; zionsvillechamber.org Aug. 4, 11, 18, 25

Summer Sundown Music Series See May 26 listing.

Aug. 3 Angola (Steuben Co., North Reg.)

Aug. 4

Downtown. Art festival on public square features artists, antiques, street performers, music and kids' activities. No adm. chg. 260-665-5386; downtown-angola-in.org X

Aug. 6-7, 13-14, 16-17, 20-21, 27-28

Angola Art Festival

Aug. 3 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Art Fair on the Square

Courthouse Square. Enjoy historic downtown with juried artists, all painting mediums, sculpture, pottery, jewelry and more. Art experience for kids. Food available. No adm. chg. 317-776-2278; hcaa-in.org X Aug. 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 Farmers Market See May 11 listing. Aug. 3 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

Tri-State Antique Market See May 5 listing.

Shipshewana Flea Market See May 7 listing. Aug. 7-10 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

164th Annual Old Settlers Festival

Historic Downtown Square. Enjoy carnival rides, games, food and more. Live music and entertainment nightly. 164th Annual Old Settlers meeting Sat. No adm. chg. 765-564-9997; carrollcountyindiana.com C X Aug. 7-11 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Schweizer Fest

City Hall Park. Amusement rides, games, food, beer garden, wine tasting, exhibit market, live entertainment nightly, talent show, queen pageant, road run, baby contest, golf event. No adm. chg. 888-343-6262; tellcityschweizerfest.com X Aug. 8-11 Denver (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Denver Days Festival

Aug. 3 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Antique Festival

Shipshewana Trading Place Pavilion, Farmstead Inn & Conference Center. Over 50 antique and vintage vendors sell on grassy areas and around winding sidewalks. Steam/tractor show, demonstrations, Antique Telephone Collector's Annual Show and food! No adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace. com/events/shipshewana-antique-festival/2019/08/03 C X 2020 Festival Date: Aug. 1

Downtown. Hometown parade, delicious food, car show, great entertainment, other activities. Chg. for midway rides. No adm. chg. 765-985-2284; enjoymiamicounty.com Aug. 8-11 Tipton (Tipton Co., East Reg.)

MidAmerica Threshing & Antique, Inc.

4-H Fairgrounds. Working demonstrations of threshing, saw mill, shelling, plowing and baling. Tractor pull Fri. and Sat. $20 hook fees. No adm. chg. 317-966-2539 C X

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DeKalb County NORTHEAST INDIANA

Aug. 9-11 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix

Downtown. Bringing kart racing once again to the streets of Indiana. Join us on the riverwalk for racing, kids' zone and free concerts. No adm. chg. 574-294-5471; elkhartgp.com C X

AUBURN CORD DUESENBERG FESTIVAL and PARADE August 24 - September 1 Parade of Classics, Classic Car Cruise-ins, Fast and Fabulous Car Show, Concerts and Fireworks, Collector Car Auctions, Automobile Museums and so much more!

Details at VisitDeKalb.org 2019 Festival Guide • 2.25 x 3.5 Aug. 8-10 LaGrange (LaGrange Co., North Reg.) Northeastern Steam and Gas Show

County 4-H Fairgrounds. Steam engines, antique tractors, gas engines, antique farm machinery, sawmills, arts and crafts, flea market, wheat threshing, tractor pull and parade of tractors. Adm. chg. 888-277-3184; VisitShipshewana.org X Aug. 9 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Chocolate Walk

Downtown. Visit various stores and locations to gather samples of chocolate. Event benefits the Greenfield Area Chamber of Commerce and the Read-Up tutoring program. Adm. chg. 317-477-4188; greenfieldcc.org

Aug. 9-11 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally

SR 18 E. Bike shows, motorcycle rodeo, field events, live bands, contests and swap meet. $10 weekend pass. Adm. chg. hogdaze.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Aug. 14-16 Aug. 9-10

Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale See May 10 listing.

Aug. 9-10 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Pig Roast in the Park

Beechwood Park. Great music, food, craft booths, kids' games, fireworks, sporting and various activities. Fun for the whole family. No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com X

Aug. 9-10 DeMotte (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Touch of Dutch Festival

Spencer Park. Fri. and Sat. of fun with a parade, arts and crafts, car show, live entertainment, food, and family entertainment! No adm. chg. 219-987-5800; DemotteChamber.org/touch-of-dutch C X 2020 Festival Dates: Aug. 14-15 Aug. 10 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Big Blue BBQ 2018 Dan Patch Stakes Winner, Lazarus Aug. 9-10 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Dan Patch Stakes Festival

Harrah's Hoosier Park Racing & Casino. $300,000 Dan Patch Stakes race and more. Free adm. 800-526-7223; harrahshoosierpark.com X 66

Fairgrounds. World-class KCBS BBQ teams compete in this sanctioned event, while local BBQers serve up tasty treats. No adm. chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com X Aug. 10, 31

Mosey Down Main Street See May 11 listing.

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


AUGUST

Vevay, Indiana’s 48th

Swiss Wine Festival August 22-25

SwissWineFestival.org Aug. 10 Redkey (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Gas Boom Days

Historic Downtown. Featuring the history of Redkey. Antiques, vendors, live bands, petting zoo, cake walk, corn hole tournament, games, parade, shops and more. No adm. chg. 260-729-7040; VisitRedkey.com C X Aug. 10 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

Aviation Adventure Day

Academy of Model Aeronautics. Kids can make model gliders, kites and rockets. Learn about model aviation with glided flights, model airplanes and helicopters. Kids may take a ride in an airplane! No adm. chg. 800-435-9262; nmadmuncie.org

Aug. 16-18 Elwood (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Elwood Glass Festival

Callaway Park. Arts, crafts, food, entertainment, glass factory tours, quilt show, carnival, car show, contests, parade and much more. No adm. chg. 765-552-0180; elwood-in.com/chamber-home X Aug. 16-17 Decatur (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Kekionga Festival

Riverside Center. Community festival celebrating Decatur's heritage. Historic reenactments, crafts, entertainment, magician, food and fun. No adm. chg. 260-724-2604; decaturchamber.org X

Aug. 10

Second Saturdays See Apr. 13 listing. Aug. 10 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Taste of Cass County

Downtown Logansport. Food, fun and music! Sample food and drink from local eateries. Live music and fun for the whole family! Kids Korner with fun and games for our littlest visitors. Adm. chg. 574-722-9345; loganslanding.com C X 2020 Festival Date: Aug. 8 Aug. 15-18 Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Greensburg Power of the Past

Fairgrounds. Annual machinery display and demonstrations. 2019 feature tractor is Ford. Flea markets, food booths, kids' games, toy show, parade, entertainment and more. Adm. chg. 812-662-4723; greensburgpowerofthepast.com C X Aug. 15-18 New Haven (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Maumee Valley Antique Steam & Gas Assoc. Show

Jefferson Township Park. 42nd Annual. Antique tractors, steam and gas engines. Plowing, threshing, tractor pulls, flea market, food, entertainment. Main feature, John Deere and Massey Harris/Ferguson. Adm. chg. 260-749-0169; maumeevalley.org X

Aug. 16-17 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.) Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues Riverfront. A FUN festival for the whole family! Fabulous blues music with nationally known performers. KCBS sanctioned, Backyard (amateur) and KidzQ (young chefs) BBQ competitions. Riverboat rides, 5k walk/run and bike ride. Concrete pigs, rib eating fun and a pig toss game. Adm. chg. C X 800-559-2956; madisonribberfest.com Aug. 16-18 Osceola (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Osceola Bluegrass Festival

Fern Hunsberger Park. Best bluegrass in the Midwest. Frog jumping, food eating contests, horse and children's rides, church service, Boy Scout breakfast and jail. Food and craft vendors, No adm. chg. 574-674-0015; fb.com/ osceolabluegrassfestival C X

Aug. 15-18 Russiaville (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Winding Creek Bluegrass Festival

100 S 9980 W. Bluegrass in the woods. Enjoy America's best bluegrass bands. Music workshops, vendor booths and free camping. Bring lawn chairs. Visit website for bands and schedule. Adm. chg. 765-513-8848; windingcreekbluegrass.com C X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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AUGUST

2019 Race is On

1st Transcontinental Race history fun!

Aug. 16-18 Hamlet (Starke Co., North Reg.)

Yellowstone Trail Fest

Aug. 17 Cumberland (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Cumberland Arts Festival

Muessing at Saturn St. Cumberland Arts Festival will have a new look on Aug, 17, 2019. To learn more, visit cumberlandarts. org or visit us at fb.com/CumberlandArtsFestival. No adm. chg. 317-622-6926; cumberlandarts.org C X

Fairgrounds. RC tournament, golf cart and car show, horseshow, metal sculpture and art display. Kids' water activities, dino dig. Magic act, baby contest, parade, music, craft vendors. No adm. chg. 547-806-0500; YellowStoneTrailFest.com C X

Aug. 17-18 Michigan City (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

Aug. 17-18 Alexandria (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Aug. 17 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Downtown. One of the largest go-kart street racing events in Indiana. Food vendors, entertainment and great racing! Sanctioned by the Southern Indiana Racing Association. No adm. chg. 765-724-3144; alexandriagrandprix.com C X

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

Alexandria Grand Prix

Lubeznik Arts Festival

Lubeznik Center for the Arts. Enjoy the festival atmosphere highlighting contemporary artists from the Midwest and beyond. Don't miss the “Warhol: Icon & Influence� exhibit inside. Adm. chg. 219-874-4900; lubeznikcenter.org C X

OUTfest

38TH ANNUAL FALL

Pow-wow Aug. 17-18 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

38th Annual Traditional Pow-Wow Aug. 17 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Art Beat

4-H Fairgrounds. Native American singing, dancing, Red Road specials, vendors and food. Adm. chg. 765-453-9025; americanindiancounci.wixsite.com/americanindiancounci X

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 X

Aug. 17 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. 317-447-8036; heartoflebanon.org/events/augtoberfest X

Aug. 17 Greenwood (Johnson Co., Central Reg.) WAMMfest Craig Park. Indiana wineries and craft breweries, six live bands on two stages, food, and a juried art fair featuring over 60 artists. Net ticket proceeds donated to local charities! See website for vendor listings. Adm. chg. C X 317-224-9513; wammfest.com View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org

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


AUGUST JULY

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

Wabash Garden Fest

Paradise Spring Historical Park. Annual festival featuring herbs, plants, garden items, art, crafts, Chair Affair Charity Auction. Free adult seminars and Wee Garden make-n-takes for kids! No adm. chg. 260-568-1299; visitwabashcounty.com C X Aug. 20-24 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show

Fairgrounds. 54th Annual. World's largest show of its kind. Over 3,000 engines and tractors. Antique and craft dealers, entertainment. Adm. chg. tristategasenginetractor.com

Aug. 23-24 Centerville (Wayne Co., East Reg.)

Archway Days Festival

Maplewood Park. Events for all. Craft, art and food vendors. Live music and entertainment. Car show, parade, K-9 and taser demonstration. Dance, bounce houses, pedal tractor pull, movie. No adm. chg. 765-580-1201; archwaydays.org C X Aug. 23-24 Leota (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Leota Country Frolic

Downtown. 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. 22-25 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 over 100 varieties of Indiana wines, craft beer and spirits, grape stomp, riverboat cruises, three stages of entertainment. Adm. chg. C X 812-427-9463; SwissWineFestival.org Aug. 23-25 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

29th Annual National Toy Truck & Construction Show

Wyndham Indianapolis West Hotel. Thousands of toy trucks and toy construction pieces for sale. An auction and a model contest. A great family outing! Adm. chg. 800-533-8293; toytrucker.com X Aug. 23-25 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

GreekFest

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church. Greek food, pastries, culture, music, bazaar, grocery store and family-oriented children's area. No adm. chg. 317-733-3033; indygreekfest.org C X

Aug. 23-24 Sulphur Springs (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Sulphur Springs Community Days & Mud Bog

Downtown. Two-day event. Car show, vendors, musical entertainment, Bingo. Main event Mud Bog Sat. night with $5 adm. chg. Trucks and ATVs eligible. Rules to enter on FB page. 765-524-4669; fb.com/sulphurcommunitydays C X Aug. 23-24 Rossville (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Summer's End Festival

Town Park. Craft and food vendors, Sat. morning parade, 5k run/walk, car and bike show, contests, entertainment, carnival rides, and fireworks. Parking $5. No adm. chg. 765-379-2645; rossville.net X Aug. 24 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

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 Aug. 24 Goodland (Newton Co., North Reg.)

Goodstock Restoring Hope Music Festival

Foster Park. Operation Restoring Hope benefit includes all day music featuring top-name entertainment, benefit ride, 5k and food vendors. Headliner is Indiana's Henry Lee Summer! Adm. chg. 219-208-0659; goodstockmusicfestival.com X


AUGUST JULY INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Aug. 24-Sep. 1 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, fireworks, food, kids' area and two world famous collector car auctions! No adm. chg. C X 260-925-3600; acdfestival.org

Aug. 24 Kouts (Porter Co., North Reg.)

Aug. 24 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Aug. 24-25 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

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

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

Beers Across the Wabash

Aug. 24

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Kouts Pork Fest

Downtown Main Street. Small town festival at its best. Pork at its finest. Arts and crafts, food vendors, live entertainment, kids' area and parade. No adm. chg. 219-405-1452; koutsevents.com C X

Miami Days at the Pillars

Bluegrass on the Square See Jun. 22 listing. Aug. 24 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Carousel Fun Day

Riverside Park. Various unique types of entertainment, carousel rides, miniature train rides, miniature golf, great food and much more. No adm. chg. 574-753-4856; casscountycarousel.com C X

Aug. 24-Dec. 1 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Exhibit Columbus

18 large-scale, installations of temporary architecture and art at modern landmarks throughout Columbus. No adm. chg. 812-657-0995; exhibitcolumbus.org C Aug. 24 Greencastle (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

Greencastle Music Fest

Courthouse Square. Live, outdoor music event featuring multiple bands around Courthouse Square. Kids' games, local craft beer garden, and awesome food from Greencastle restaurants. Adm. chg. 765-653-5788; AlmostHome.com/Greencastle-Music-Fest C X

Aug. 24-25 South Bend (St. Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Michiana Renaissance Festival

Pinhook Park. With 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 Aug. 24 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 Aug. 25 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Aug. 24 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Indiana Bacon Festival of Carroll County

Downtown Square. Bacon, bands and brew at this 6th annual event. Live music, local foods, craft beer and wine, BBQ cookoff, family fun zone and bacon-eating & hog-calling contests. Adm. chg. 866-374-6813; indianabaconfestival.com C X Aug. 24 East Chicago (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Kielbasa Fest

Kosiuscko Park. Celebrate Polish heritage with live music, food vendors and a Polish beer garden. Come out for a crazy-fun day of family fun in the park. No adm. chg. 219-391-8206 X

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Hope Area Arts & Antiques Fair

Hope Town Square. Fine, modern and folk artisans. Antique and collectible vendors. Fine craft exhibitors. No adm. chg. C

Aug. 25 Elkhart (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Taste of the Gardens

Wellfield Botanic Gardens. Unique event combining fine art, live music and cuisine from area restaurants. All within the beautiful setting of the gardens. Food from over 15 local restaurants while listening to live music. Over 60 local and regional artists around the pond. Adm. chg. 574-266-2006; wellfieldgardens.org C X

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


AUGUST JULY

SEP 14 & 15

ScottishFestival.org

Columbus Area Visitor Center Indiana Arts Commission Cline, King & King McAllister Machinery Rental WTTS Radio Chris J. Price Hotel Indigo The Tony London Company Thomasson, Thomasson, Long, & Guthrie Michael & Carole Bostelman

Aug. 30-31 Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Fishers Blues Fest Aug. 29-Sep. 1 Griffith (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Rock N' Rail Fest

Downtown Griffith on Broad St. Enjoy a fun-filled time of live music, food vendors, arts and crafts and children's activity zone. No adm. chg. 219-924-7500; griffith.in.gov C X

39th Annual Friday,

August 30

to Monday,

September 2

Aug. 30-Sep. 2 New Castle (Henry Co., East Reg.) Farmer's Pike Antique, Arts and Crafts Festival Seven miles east of New Castle (SR 38). Antiques, uniques, arts and crafts. Nearly two miles of back-to-back shopping with limited duplicates. Live entertainment! Food galore! And visit the Gloryland Lighthouse Chapel. Find us on Facebook. Adm. chg. C X 765-332-2576; farmerspike.com

Nickel Plate District Amphitheater. Fishers Blues Fest is a free two-night event featuring performances by local and national Blues artists. No adm. chg. 317-595-3150; npdamp.com X Aug. 30-Sep. 2 Ligonier (Noble Co., East Reg.)

Ligonier Marshmallow Festival

Downtown Square. Lots of fun! Rides, entertainment, games, contest, food, merchandise and more. No adm. chg. 260-302-2052; marshmallowfestival.com C X Aug. 30-Sep. 2 Paragon (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Paragon Homecoming Festival

Union & Main Streets. Join us for the 95th Homecoming Festival. Fun for the whole family. Rides, games, food, vendors and live entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-318-0899; paragonhomecoming.com X

Aug. 30-Sep. 2 Clinton (Vermillion Co., West Reg.)

Little Italy Festival

Water St. and N 9th St. Entertainment, food, dancing, rides, kids' games, and wagon rides. Fri. evening parade. Mon. night fireworks. Wine garden open daily. Landmarks and museums. No adm. chg. thelittleitalyfestival.org C X

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY AUGUST

Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb NEWPORT LIONS CLUB Sponsored By The

The world's largest antique auto competition event, featuring more than 300 antiques competing on the 1800-foot-long, 140-foot-high Newport Hill. More than 400 antique and street rods in the Car Show. Huge flea market and swap meet with over 350 vendors. A weekend full of entertainment, events and a huge parade Saturday at 5 p.m. Always the first Sunday in October

October 4-6

2020 Dates: October 2-4

FABULOUS RESTORED VINTAGE VEHICLE RAFFLED OFF EVERY YEAR! Box 398, Newport, Indiana 47966 (765) 492-4220 • www.newporthillclimb.com

60 ACRES OF PARKING

Aug. 31 Cannelburg (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction

Aug. 30-Sep. 2 Plymouth (Marshall Co., North Reg.) Marshall County Blueberry Festival Since 1967 Centennial Park. Children's activities, food, craft booths, carnival, parade, 15K and 5K run, classic car show, horse pull, garden tractor pulls, sport competitions, demonstrations at Historic Americana, bicycle cruise, hot air balloons, fireworks, free entertainment. No adm. chg. C X 574-936-5020; blueberryfestival.org Aug. 31

Blues, Beer, and BBQ See Jun. 29 listing.

Simon J. Graber Community Building. Only auction selling authentic hand-stitched, Amish-made quilts. 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

Aug. 31-Sep. 1 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Music Festival

Lane's End Barn. Free performances and workshops. Guitar, harmonica, dulcimer and more. Enjoy two full days of traditional music along the Whitewater Canal. No adm. chg. 765-647-1212; metamoraMPA.org C X

Aug. 31 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Fly/In Cruise/In

Marion Indiana 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 72

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


AUGUST/SEPTEMBER JULY

Aug. 31-Sep. 2 North Salem (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

the Roa t On2019 d e G Nappanee Apple Festival Opens Thurs. thru Sun. 9/9/19, 5pm 22, 6 p.m.

North Salem Old Fashion Days

Downtown and Machinery Field. Entertainment, food, raffle, parade, horse pull, pie contest, truck pull, car show, 5k/10k walk/run, bike ride and vendors. No adm. chg. northsalemoldfashiondays.com X

Tractor & Truck Pull Saturday, September 14

Summer’s End Market

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Aug. 31 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Summer's End Market

Parke County 4-H Fairgrounds. Shop unique and inspired handmade and homemade goods. A variety to delight every shopper. Arts and crafts, home decor, primitives and more. 9am-2pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com C X

7’ Apple Pie, Crafts, Parade, Contests, Tournaments • Wings & Wheels - Sat. • Antique Tractor & Engine Show - Thurs., Fri., Sat.

nappaneeapplefestival.org or join us on facebook Sep. TBD Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Shelby County Pioneer Fair

Shelby Fairgrounds. Experience a living history village with costumed reenactors representing the period of 1822-1865. Music, magic, food, crafters, animals and more. Adm. Chg. 317-392-4634; grovermuseum.org C X Aug. 31-Sep. 1 Vernon (Jennings Co., South Central Reg.)

Vernon Labor Day Festival of the Arts

Around the square. Art contest for all ages, kids and adults. Arts and crafts, demonstrations, live music, food, and much more. Sat. 9am-9pm. Sun. 9am-5pm. Adm. chg. 812-592-0428; vernonindiana.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 5-6

SEPTEMBER

Sep. 1-30

Exhibit Columbus

Sep. 1 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Rockport Blues on the Rock

City Park. Best blues entertainment around! Five bands. Finest BBQ in the region, local craft beer and wine. Bring your lawn chair. Music 2pm CST. Adm. chg. $5 in advance, $8 at gate. 812-649-9147; cityofrockport-in.gov X

Check out festivals that start at the end of August and continue into September.

Sep. 1

Sep.-Oct

Sep. 1-30

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. listing. Sep. TBD Covington (Fountain Co., West Reg.)

Covington Applefest

Enjoy a day in historic Covington, Indiana. Over 100 vendors and live entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-299-3789 C X

See Aug. 24 listing.

Tri-State Antique Market

See May 5 listing.

Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail See May 30 listing.

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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SEPTEMBER Sep. 2 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

99th Annual St. Peter's Festival

Church grounds. Delicious country-fried chicken, turtle soup, beer garden, quilts, country store, basket raffle, games. Oldfashioned country hospitality, scenic setting. No adm. chg. 765-647-5462; brookvilleparishes.com X

Sep. 2-4, 10-11, 17-18, 24-25

Shipshewana Flea Market

See May 7 listing.

Sep. 5-7 Dale (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Dale Fall Fest

Town park. 52nd Annual. Biggest small town fest in Spencer County. Queen contest, food, bands, beer garden, rides, BBQ contest, bingo, and raffle. Sat. afternoon parade. No adm. chg. 812-630-9465; dff.com C X Sep. 5-7 Grabill (Allen Co., East Reg.)

Grabill Country Fair

Sep. 5-7 Tipton (Tipton Co., East Reg.)

Tipton County Pork Festival

Historic Downtown. Pork, food vendors. New wine and beer garden. Car and motorcycle show. Carnival, free concerts, arts and crafts, parades, pageant. Easy park and ride shuttle. No adm. chg. 317-513-4086; tiptoncountyporkfestival.com X Sep. 6-7 Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Chandelier Barn Market

Wilson Family Farm. Over 70 makers. One-of-a-kind antiques, artwork, jewelry, furniture, clothing and more! Painting demonstrations, food and great atmosphere in the heart of country living. Adm. Chg. 812-486-3731; chandelierbarnmarket.com C X

Downtown. Handmade crafts, food vendors, monster truck rides, nightly entertainment. Sat. morning parade, children's games and contests. Come join the fun! No adm. chg. 260-627-5227; grabillcountryfair.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 10-12 Sep. 5-8 Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Montgomery Turkey Trot Festival

Montgomery Ruritan Park. Did you ever see turkeys race and pigs wrestle? You can see this plus live entertainment, crafts, bingo and much more! Adm. chg. 812-698-0524; montgomeryruritanclub.com/TurkeyTrot.htm C X Sep. 5-8 Roann (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Roann Covered Bridge Festival

Downtown. Free concerts, games, rides, vendors, hot-farm and modified tractor/truck pulls, car/truck cruise-in. Sat. parade, breakfast and corn hole contest in Covered Bridge. No adm. chg. 765-833-2136; roanncoveredbridgefestival.com C X Sep. 5-8 Elnora (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

White River Valley Antique Show

Fairgrounds. Working demonstrations of threshing machines. Sawmills, sorghum, apple butter and antique machinery. Gospel night. Kids' Day Fri. Adm. chg. 812-692-5831; wrvaa.org C X

Sep. 6-8 Matthews (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Cumberland Covered Bridge Festival

Northwest side of bridge. Crafts, flea market, live stage entertainment, inflatable amusements, horse rides, lots of different foods, antique engines, tractors and much more. Adm. chg. 765-998-2928; matthewscoveredbridgefestival.com C Sep. 6-8 Oxford (Benton Co., West Reg.)

Dan Patch Days Community Festival

Rommel Park. Fun-filled weekend. Food, flea market, games and car show. Tractor show, silent auction, softball. No adm. chg. 765-586-6137; danpatchdays.net X Sep. 6-7 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Downtown Pendleton Fall Festival

Downtown. Art and exhibits, craft booths, food, kid zone, music and more! No adm. chg. pendletonin.org; pendletonbusinessassociation@gmail.com X

Sep. 6-7 Darlington (Montgomery Co., West Reg.)

Darlington Fish Fry & Festival

Downtown Main St. Hand-breaded fish fry, car show, antique tractors, games and contests for all ages. Parade, entertainment, vendors, kids' area. Free parking. No adm. chg. 765-794-4787; darlingtonindiana.com X 74

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


SEPTEMBER Sep. 6-7 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Fall Creek Heritage Fair

Falls Park. Visit 200 booths with a variety of arts and crafts displayed in beautiful Falls Park. Enjoy lots of good food and a craft auction. No adm. chg. 765-778-2222 X

Sep. 6

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Sep. 6-8 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Greater Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show 4-H Fairgrounds. 43rd Annual. More than 75 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

Sep. 7-8 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. Indian Market with jewelry, paintings, textiles and more! Adm. chg. C X 765-203-9770; andersontownpowwow.org

Sep. 6-8 Rensselaer (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

Bridgeton Milling Days

Little Cousin Jasper Festival

Historic Courthouse Square. Three days of family fun, arts and crafts, food, games, parade, contests and free daily entertainment. Sat. car show. No adm. chg. 219-866-5001; littlecousinjasper.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 11-13 Sep. 6-7 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scottsburg Airport Powered Paraglider Fly-In

Scottsburg Airport. Check out the largest powered paraglider fly-in in the United States of America! Huge fireworks show! No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com C X

Sep. 7-8 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Milling Days

Bridgeton Grist Mill. Live grist mill demonstrations at the Mill, grinding organic flour and cornmeal on 200-year-old French burr stones. Try some of the Mill's original mixes. No adm. chg. 765-548-0106; bridgetonindiana.com C X

Sep. 6-7 Union City (Randolph Co., East Reg.)

Union City Arts Festival

Downtown. Featuring artists with traditional art, music, food, events and high energy entertainment! Adm. chg. 765-584-3266; roamrandolph.org C X

Sep. 6-8 Zionsville (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Zionsville Lion's Club Fall Festival

Downtown, Lions Park. 66th Annual. Carnival, pet pavilion, live music, other entertainment. Evening arts and crafts fair. Sat. parade, beer garden. Sun. car show. Parking. chg. No adm. chg. 317-873-5540; zionsvillelions.com C X Sep. 7 Tell City (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Fall Into Art Festival

City Hall Park. Arts festival, arts and craft vendors, food vendors, entertainment, wine and brew garden, music located on beautiful city square. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com X

Sep. 7-8 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Danville Tri Kappa Fair on the Square

Courthouse Square. Fine arts, crafts, live music, food vendors, farmers market, kettle corn, antiques and unique items for sale. No adm. chg. 317-927-8745; danvilletrikappa.org/fair-on-the-square.html X Sep. 7

Farmers Market See May 11 listing. Sep. 7-8 Liberty (Union Co., East Reg.)

Founders Day Festival

Courthouse Square. Craft booths and demonstrations. Kids' activities, magic shows, live Bluegrass music, food. Sun. crafters auction and car show. Also, enjoy the Depot Museum. No adm. chg. 765-732-3606; 765-580-1024

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY SEPTEMBER Sep. 7 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Mississinewa Triathlon Sep. 7 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Mississinewa Park. Swim, bike, run, triathlon. Entry fee. Adm. chg. 765-473-6528; enjoymiamicounty.com

French Market

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

Sep. 7 Nineveh (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Heartnut Community Festival

Johnson County Park, North of Camp Atterbury. Craft and commercial vendors, food, beer and wine vendors, kids' activities, train rides, model trains, entertainment and more. Free shuttle and parking. No adm. chg. 812-526-6809; jocoparks.com C X

Sep. 7 Berne (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Heritage Festival

Swiss Heritage Village & Museum. Transport to the 1800s as our village comes alive with activities for everyone! Artisan demonstrations, live entertainment and the world's largest cider press in operation! Adm. chg. 260-589-8007; swissheritage.org

Sep. 7-8 Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.)

Ohio Valley River Cats Tournament

Rising Sun Riverfront Park. One of the country's largest catfish tournaments. Participation charge. Fishing by boat only. Spectators free admission. Come watch the weigh-in! No adm. chg. 812-290-7972; enjoyrisingsun.com X Sep. 7-8 Greencastle (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

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 the kids and paid airplane rides for adults. No adm. chg. 765-721-1289; putnamcountyregionalairport.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 12-13 Sep. 7-8 Vincennes (Knox Co., South Central Reg.)

Salute to Veterans of WWII

Indiana Military Museum grounds. Living history event with WWII reenactment, vendors, indoor and outdoor static displays, WWII vehicle parade. No adm. chg. for WWII veterans and family. Adm. chg. 812-882-1941; indianamilitarymuseum.org C X Sep. 7 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Scott County Quilt Festival

Sep. 6-8 Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.) Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest Fairgrounds. Hot air balloons, Kiwanis Idol, kids' zone, 5k run/walk, car show, corn hole tournament, fireworks, food and commercial vendors, bands, pyrotechnic skydivers, giant kites, wine and beer garden, and more! Adm. chg. C X 812-345-3794; kiwanisindianaballoonfest.com

Scott County Heritage Museum. Quilts, quilts and more quilts! Quilt-related vendors and supplies. No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com X Sep. 7 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

St. Boniface Germanfest

Downtown. Family-friendly festival with authentic German food, five bands, three beer gardens, $10,000 raffle. Free parking, shuttle bus from St. Elizabeth Central. 21 and older. Adm. chg. 765-404-4717; lafayettegermanfest.org X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019


SEPTEMBER JULY Sep. 7-8 Ligonier (Noble Co., East Reg.)

Stone's Trace Pioneer Festival

US 33 and SR 5. Large array of trade crafts practiced by our forefathers. Period entertainment, black powder skills, kids' activities, Civil War encampment. Adm. chg. 260-856-2666; stonestrace.com X Sep. 7 Valparaiso (Porter Co., North Reg.)

Valparaiso Popcorn Festival

Downtown Valparaiso. Celebrating its 41st year! 250 arts and craft booths, 35 food booths, kids ultimate poppin' play zone, popcorn parade, beer garden, two live music stages and more! No adm. chg. 219-464-8332; valparaisoevents.com X

2019 Festival: Sept 12-15 3 FULL Days of Free Family Fun! Visit us online for more info!

Sep. 13-14 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

25th Annual Back to the Fifties Festival, Inc

Fairgrounds, I-65 Exit 138. Bring the family for great entertainment, food, shopping, children's activities, classic cars and antique bicycles. Come for a weekend staycation. No adm. chg. 866-447-5050; fiftiesfestival.com C X

www.lanesvilleheritageweekend.com

Festival Parade - 9/14/19 - 1pm

Sep. 12-15 Lanesville (Harrison Co., South Reg.) Lanesville Heritage Weekend

Heritage Park. Second Thur. in Sep. annually. Three days of family fun. Queen pageant. Fiddlers' log-sawing and horseshoe pitchin' contests. Antique farm equipment, tractor pull No adm. chg. C X 812-952-2027;

lanesvilleheritageweekend.com

Sep. 12-15 Nappanee (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Nappanee Apple Festival

Downtown, Depot Plaza, Municipal Airport, Callander Sportsplex, Dutch Village. Largest 7-foot apple pie, Napple Store with everything apple, craft and commercial vendors, food booths, entertainment, carnival rides, exhibits, contests, antiques. No adm. chg. 574-773-7812; nappaneeapplefestival.org C X Sep. 13-15 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Annual Indy Irish Fest

Downtown. Irish music, dance, cultural exhibits and demonstrations. Celtic canines, herding demonstrations, kilted mile, family area, shopping, food and drink. Adm. chg. 317-713-7117; IndyIrishFest.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 18-20

Sep. 13 Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Boone Flavor Fest

Municipal Complex. Samplings from Boone County restaurants, wineries and breweries. Live music. $5 adm., ages 10 and under free. Adm. chg. 317-732-4552; fb.com/BooneFlavorFest Sep. 13-14

Country Neighbors' Tour See Jun. 7 listing. Sep. 13-14 Whiteland (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Greater Whiteland Community Day

Live music, food, performances, kids' activities, fireworks and fun. Presented by the Town of Whiteland. No adm. chg. 317-535-5531; fb.com/townofwhiteland X Sep. 13-15 Mt. Vernon (Posey Co., South Reg.)

Mt. Vernon River Days

Downtown on the Ohio Riverfront. Family-oriented street festival with food & craft booths, historical demonstrations, parades, fireworks, live music, BBQ competition, car & bike shows, and much more! No adm. chg. 812-483-2922; mtvernonriverdays.com C X Sep. 13-15 Paoli (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Paoli Fall Festival

Historic Courthouse Square. Food, arts, crafts, music. Entertainment on Courthouse Lawn. Monster Truck Bash, Sept. 7. Fri. local talent. Sat. car show, Sun. parade. Join us! No adm. chg. 812-723-4769; paolichamber.com X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY SEPTEMBER Sep. 13-14

Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale See May 10 listing.

Sep. 14 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Art on the Avenue

Fine Arts Festival in downtown Logansport. View and purchase original art and great food. Free Kidz Korner with make-and-take projects for the younger artist. No adm. chg. 574-735-2787; casscountyartsalliance.org C X Sep. 14-15 Attica (Fountain Co., West Reg.)

Attica Heritage Days

Downtown. A celebration of Attica as a small town community. Local food, local music, historical displays, arts and craft vendors, and car show. No adm. chg. 765-299-1455; atticaheritagedays.wixsite.com/ahdays C X

Sep. 14 Culver (Marshall Co., North Reg.)

Culver Wine Fair

Culver Cove Beach. A wine tasting event on the shores of Lake Maxinkuckee! Wine tastings, food vendors, live music and great views! Adm. chg. 574-635-0054; findculver.com C Sep. 14-22

Friendship Flea Market See Jun. 8 listing. Sep. 14-15 Middletown (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Middletown Fall Funfest

Sep. 14 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Chalk Fest

Courthouse Plaza, Downtown. Everyone's an artist! Create your own work of chalk art on a 3x3-foot sidewalk spot for $5. Cash prizes, face painting, food, music and fun! 3-6pm 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C X Sep. 14 Morgantown (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Colonel Vawter Day

Historic Downtown. Two-day event. Car show, tractor show, craft vendors, food vendors, historic home tour, live music, 5K race, bingo and kids' games. No adm. chg. 765-354-7673; fb.com/middletownfallfunfest C X Sep. 14-15 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

Old Washington Street Festival

Near Downtown. 500 block of E Washington St. Three entertainment areas, arts & crafts, food, demonstrations, kids' area, car show, historic home tours & Emily Kimbrough's Home Museum. No adm. chg. 765-200-0411; oldwashingtonstreetfestival.org X Sep. 14

Second Saturdays See Apr. 13 listing.

Main St. Community celebration, music, car show, 5K, arts and crafts vendors, kids’ games, food trucks, wine, bake-off, cupcake eating contest, church rummage sale. No adm. chg. 765-341-1625; fb.com/ColonelVawterDay C X Sep. 14 Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Whitestown Brew Fest

Whitestown Municipal Complex. Top craft breweries from across Indiana. Crowd voted home brew competition, local food vendors, live music. Tickets available online. 21 and over event. Adm. chg. 317-732-4552; whitestownbrewfest.com

Sep. 14-15 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.) Columbus Scottish Festival Fairgrounds. Celebrating 28 Years! The best of Scotland, right here in southern Indiana. Celtic music, car show, highland games, ceilidh, dancing, sheepdogs, food, beer garden, merchants, children's area, living history camps and more! A great family-friendly event. Adm. chg. C X 812-546-6060; scottishfestival.org

Sep. 15 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel PorchFest

Arts & Design District. A variety of musical acts, ranging from acoustic to electric, solo to ensemble from a wide assortment of musical genres, perform live on neighborhood porches. No adm. chg. carmelporchfest.org C X

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org


SEPTEMBER JULY Sep. 17-21 Bluffton (Wells Co., East Reg.)

Bluffton Free Street Fair

Downtown. Annual street fair, vendor booths, food, games, parades, idol contest, free entertainment, horse show, horse and pony pull. No adm. chg. 260-824-4351; blufftonstreetfair.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 22-26 Sep. 18-21 Sullivan (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Sullivan County Rotary Corn Festival

Downtown Square and Central Plaza. 63nd Annual. Rides, games, food and free quality nightly entertainment 7pm. Free corn feed after 1pm Sat. parade. No adm. chg. 812-243-1228; sullivanrotary.org C X Sep. 20-22 French Lick (Orange Co., South Reg.)

Block Bash

Town Green. Ten of the nation's top wood carvers compete live in downtown! Music, entertainment, artists, wine and beer, car show, and live carving auction! No adm. chg. 812-936-3030; bearhollowwoodcarvers.com/bash.html C X

Sep. TBD Alexandria (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Family Fall Fest

Gaither Music Campus. Craft vendors, artisans and demonstrations, food, free concerts. Meet and Greet. Adm. chg. for special concerts. Adm. chg. 765-724-8405; familyfallfest.com C X

Sep. 20-22 Francesville (Pulaski Co., North Reg.)

Francesville Fall Festival

Downtown. Free entertainment. Arts, crafts, flea markets, Hillbilly Science Show, dinners, fun run, auto show, cornhole contest, garden tractor pull, craft demonstrations, carnival rides, Jungle John Show, music. Sat. parade and fireworks. No adm. chg. 219-567-9689; francesvillefallfestival.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 18-20

Sep. 20-22 Burlington (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Burlington Fall Festival

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. 765-268-2196; carrollcountyindiana.com X Sep. 20-21 Greensburg (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.)

Tree City Fall Festival

Downtown Square. Two Days. Music, arts, crafts, games, royalty. "Worlds funniest parade," car show, fireworks, antiques. Great food. No parking chg. No adm. chg. 812-614-0594; treecityfallfestival.com C X

Sep. 20-22 Walkerton (St, Joseph Co., North Reg.)

Falloween Fest

John Glenn High School. Carnival rides, parades, free entertainment, concerts, tractor pulls, car show, fireworks, great food, craft vendors and garage sales. No adm. chg. 574-586-3195; falloweenfest.com C X Sep. 20-22 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

Sep. 20-22 Frankton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Frankton Heritage Days/Balloon Extravaga

Northwest side of town. Three days of festival fun! Familyfriendly. Entertainment, parade, antique tractor display and pulls, 5K, car show, hot air balloon rides, vendors, carnival, and food! Adm. chg. 765-617-9864; heritagedays.org X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 18-20

Sep. 20-22 Rushville (Rush Co., East Reg.)

Wendell Willkie Days

Downtown. Fri: dinner in covered bridge, live music (reservations needed). Sat: parade, games, vendors, art show, farmer's market, music, Touch a Truck, concert at amphitheater, "5 in 50" bicycle ride through 5 historic covered bridges. Sun: SPARC Walk (suicide prevention). No adm. chg. 765-932-2880; rushcounty.com X

Sep. 21-22 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. 21 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Art at the Old Capitol

Historic Downtown. Celebration of art in Historic Downtown Corydon with juried art selection in local businesses and vendors of all artistic media on the square. Live entertainment. No adm. chg. 812-738-2138; thisisindiana.org C X 79


JULY SEPTEMBER Sep. 21 Bargersville (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Bargersville Harvest Moon Fall Festival

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

Sep. 21 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

BBQ and BREWFEST

Downtown Public Square. 4th annual. Music, BBQ and brews. Featuring our own BBQ Masters and local breweries. Adm. Chg. 317-398-9623; visitshelbycounty.com C X

Sep. 21 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Global Fest

Morton Center and West Lafayette Library. One-day festival celebrating world cultures through music, dance, crafts, displays and international food. Continuous stage entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-775-5121; westlafayette.in.gov C X Sep. 21-22 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

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 Sep. 21-22 Russiaville (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Koh-Koh-Mah and Foster Living History

Sep. 21-22 Lebanon (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Wildcat Valley. Family fun and educational! French and Indian battle reenactments, live music, 1700's food, crafts, games, and demonstrations, tomahawk throwing contest and more. Adm. chg. 765-513-8848; kohkohmah.com X

Boone County Treasure Hunt

Fairgrounds. America's premier antique advertising, toy show, gas and oil, and antique market. Great food on site. Sat. adm. chg. Sun. no adm. chg. 906-250-1618; boonecountytreasurehunt.com X Sep. 21 Flora (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Depot Day Festival

Downtown. Celebrate heritage transportation and the restored 1908 Flora Depot. Games, music, food, contests, model T rides and more. 3-9pm. No adm. chg. 574-967-3912; floraindianadepot.org C X Sep. 21 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Fall Harvest Celebration

Hunter's Honey Farm. We have harvested our honey and invite you to watch us extract and bottle this year's crop. Take a free tour of our honey barn, eat at our Honey Cafe and much more! No adm. chg. 765-537-9430; huntershoneyfarm.com C X

Sep. 21, 23-28 Mitchell (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Mitchell Persimmon Festival

Spring Mill State Park and Downtown Main Street. Pioneer Village Candlelight Tour on Sep. 21 at Spring Mill State Park. Downtown Main Street vendors, persimmon pudding and desserts, stage entertainment, exhibits, food, amusement rides Sep. 23-28. Parade Sep. 28. No adm. chg. 812-849-4441; persimmonfestival.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 19, 21-26

Sep. 21-22 Salem (Washington Co., South Reg.)

Old Settlers Day Festival

John Hay Center/Stevens Memorial Museum. Promoting local history with demonstrators and reenactments, arts & craft/food vendors, and musical entertainment. No adm. chg. oldsettlersdays.org C X

Sep. 21 Ferdinand (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Sep. 21 Wheatfield (Jasper Co., North Reg.)

18th St. 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 2020 Festival Date: Sep. 19

Downtown Wheatfield. Car show, arts and crafts, food, kids' activities and more! No adm. chg. 219-956-2220; wheatfieldchamber.org C X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Art on The Wabash

Ferdinand Folk Festival

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

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Sandhill Crane Festival & Car Show

Sep. 22 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Tapawingo Park. Artists from 15 counties display their art along the beautiful Wabash River in this juried fair. No adm. chg. 765-532-2329; artonthewabash.com C X

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


SEPTEMBER JULY Sep. 21-22 Rochester (Fulton Co., North Reg.)

Trail of Courage Living History Festival

Fulton County Historical Society, US31 and CR375N. Pre-1840. Period event commemorating the time period before Potawatomi Indians were removed from the area in 1838 on the Trail of Death. Adm. chg. 574-223-4436; fultoncountyhistory.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 19-20

Sep. 26-29 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Herbstfest

Huntingburg City Park. Four-day festival. Food and game booths, rides, horseshoe, dodgeball and corn hole tournament. Citywide parade concludes the event. No adm. chg. 812-683-5699; huntingburgherbstfest.org C X

Sep. 21 Wabash (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Wabash Founder's Day Festival

Downtown, Paradise Spring Historical Park. Celebrating rich history and community. Nationally known entertainment with food trucks, vendors, children's games and parade. No adm. chg. 260-563-4171; wabashmuseum.com/foundersday X 2020 Festival Date: Sep. 19

Sep. 26-29 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Franklin County Antique Machinery Show

Fairgrounds. 25th Annual. One of the largest antique and machinery shows. Featuring Allis Chalmers, soap making, horse pull, saw mill, steam engines, and so much more! Adm. chg. 765-647-6522; fcamc.org C X

Sep. 23-28 Auburn (Dekalb Co., East Reg.)

DeKalb County Free Fall Fair

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

Sep. 25-29 Versailles (Ripley Co., South Central Reg.)

Versailles Lions Club Pumpkin Show

Ripley County Courthouse Square. 117 years of fun! Bring the family Wed.-Sun. Games, rides, art, live music, contests, art and crafts all week. Giant pumpkins in a giant parade Sat. and 5k Sun. No adm. chg. 812-621-2227; versaillespumpkinshow.com X

Sep. 26-29 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 and live entertainment all weekend. Early Duck Cruise In Thurs. No adm. chg. 765-662-2343; ducktailrun.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 24-27

View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org

Sep. 27-29 Cory (Clay Co., West Reg.)

Cory Apple Festival

Community Building grounds. Crafts, Antiques, yard sales, flea market, carnival, car show, beer garden, fireworks. Ribeye dinner Fri. Jonah fish fry Sat. Chicken Noodles and parade Sun. No adm. chg. 812-236-3735; coryapplefestival.com X Sep. 27-29 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Golden Heritage Days Festival

Courthouse Square. The 38th Annual Golden Heritage Days celebrates life in Gibson County with music, great food, crafts, and fun! No adm. chg. 812-385-2134; gibsoncountychamber.org C X

Sep. 27-29 Fairmount (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Fairmount Museum Days/James Dean Festival

Main Street and Playacres Park. Authentic James Dean memorabilia including two motorcycles at Museum. James Dean look-alike contest, custom car show, carnival, parade, crafts, food, entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-948-4555; jamesdeanartifacts.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 25-27

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Shuttle Service Available From Fairgrounds

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Sep. 27-29 Thorntown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Festival of the Turning Leaves

Main St. Fri.-6pm Bluegrass Jam, 8pm movie & fireworks. Sat9am 5/10K, Corn Hole Tourney, 1pm Parade. Sun-Car Show. Sat. & Sun.-Live Entertainment, kids’ zone, vendors & food court. No adm. chg. 765-336-2488; thorntownfestival.org C X Sep. 27-28 Scottsburg (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Hardy Lake Raptor Days

Hardy Lake and Raptor Center. 2 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 Sep. 27-29 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Hope Heritage Days

Historic Hope Town Square. 52nd annual! Live music, fireworks, parade, exhibitions, food and vendor booths. No adm. chg. 812-371-0472; hopeheritagedays.org C X Sep. 27-29

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Sep. 27-29 Jonesboro (Grant Co., Central Reg.)

Jonesboro River Rally

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 C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 25-27

Sep. 27-29 Kewanna (Fulton Co., North Reg.) Kewanna Fall Festival Street and park. Free continuous entertainment. Free circus, free carnival rides daily, free festival food for kids under 16, 5K run, garden tractor pull, peddle tractor pull, Hillbilly Silly Science Spectacular, mushball tournament, horse pulls. Parade Sat. at 1pm. Food, arts and crafts vendors. No adm. chg. 574-653-2055 Sep. 27-28 Greencastle (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

LIVEstock Music Festival

Willer Timber Ridge. Live, outdoor music event situated on the rolling hills of an active cattle ranch. Local craft beer garden and Central Indiana food vendors. Adm. chg. 765-719-2005; Fb.com/livestockmusicfestivalwtr C X

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Sep. 27-28 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Ouibache Music Festival

Tippecanoe County Amphitheater. An Americana/Roots music festival featuring all forms of traditional and roots music. Concerts, food, wineries, craft brews, artisans, cornhole, swing dancing. Adm. chg. 765-532-0837; ouibache.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 25-26 Sep. 27-29 Saint John (Lake Co., North Reg.)

St. John Oktoberfest

US Hwy. 41 and 93rd Ave. The whole family can celebrate German heritage with great food and desserts, live entertainment, a Biergarten and lots of fun activities for the kids. No adm. chg. 219-682-8917; stjohnoktoberfest.com C X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

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


SEPTEMBER JULY

Sep. 27-29 Wanatah (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

Wanatah Scarecrow Festival

Scarecrow Square, N Main St. Free entertainment, craft and food vendors. 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 Sep. 27-29 Westville (LaPorte Co., North Reg.)

Westville Pumpkin Festival

Prairie Meadow Park. Annual celebration of pumpkin harvest. Pumpkin baked goods, crafts, food, tractor pull, parade, 5K. Pumpkinpalooza tent, live entertainment, adult beverages, kids’ games. No adm. chg. 219-879-8280; westvillepumpkinfestival.com X

Sep. 28-29 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Carmel International Arts Festival

Carmel Arts & Design District. More than 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. 28-29 Bowling Green (Clay Co., West Reg.)

Clayshire Castle Medieval Faire

Eastern Clay County. Medieval themed. Based on the War of the Roses. Jousting, comedy, minstrels, dancers and vendors. 11am-5pm. Adm. chg. 317-797-3822; Clayshirecastle.com Sep. 28-29 Griffith (Lake Co., North Reg.)

Fall Harvest Craft Festival

Sep. 28-29 Atlanta (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Atlanta New Earth Festival

Downtown. Hamilton County's longest running, largest festival. Unique arts and crafts, antiques, decor, farmers market, kids' zone, food and juried art area. Live entertainment. No adm. chg. 765-292-2626; atlantaindiana.com X Sep. 28

Blues, Beer, and BBQ See Jun. 29 listing. Sep. 28 Converse (Miami Co., East Reg.)

3rd Annual Brush of Fall Paint Out

Mississinewa Lake and Converse. Indiana Area paint out, Plein Air. Adm. chg. 765-395-5237; avonwaters@yahoo.com

Sep. 28 Portage (Porter Co., North Reg.)

St. Peter Germanfest

Founders Square. Authentic German food, beer, music, contests, raffles, market and family fun. Come celebrate our German heritage. Prost! Adm. chg. 219-381-1138; stpetergermanfest.com C X

Central Park. 40th Annual. Wide selection of quality handmade crafts. Tasty lunch menu. Great place to start Christmas shopping. Join us for a fun fall weekend. @GriffithFallHarvestCraftFestival No adm. chg. 219-670-8538 C X Sep. 28-29 Huntington (Huntington Co., East Reg.)

Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival

Fairgrounds. 44th Annual. Relive the mid-1800s. Encampment, military drills, pioneer village, entertainment, farmers' market, antiques, crafts, kids' games, vintage baseball and food. Adm. chg. 260-359-8687; pioneerfestival.org C X Sep. 28-29 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Harvest Celebration Festival

Lanthier Winery. Grand gathering of artistic creations, wine, food and fall fun all set in the gardens. No adm. chg. 812-273-2409; lanthierwinery.com C X Sep. 28 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Historic Tavern Crawl

Historic Downtown. Guides from the Corydon Capitol State Historic Site lead a tour based on the historical location of 17 taverns when Corydon became the first state capitol. Adm. chg. 812-738-2138; thisisindiana.org C Sep. 28-29 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Jay County Heritage Festival

Jay County Historical Museum. Demonstrations, reenactors, music, entertainment, exhibits, crafts, artisans, history, kids' area, old-time games, kettle-cooked food. No adm. chg. 260-726-7168; jaycountyhistory.org X

Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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JULY SEPTEMBER Sep. 28-29 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Old Town Waverly Park Festival

Old Town Park at Waverly. Demonstrations and reenactments of backwoodsman and blacksmithing. Live music, arts and craft vendors, children's activities, tractor show and food vendors. No adm. chg. 765-342-1007 C X Sep. 28-29 Knightstown (Henry Co., East Reg.)

Knightstown Fall Fest

Town Square. Arts and crafts, antiques, food booths, farmers market, fresh produce, fall flowers. Local businesses, organizations and restaurants. Hoosier Gym Tours. Rain or shine. No adm. chg. 800-668-1895; knightstownchamber.org X Sep. 28-29 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art

Broadway to Vine Streets. Southern Indiana's premier outdoor juried fine arts and crafts show. Riverfront Foodfest and entertainment. Experience and join in with Chalk Walk. No adm. chg. 812-571-2752; madisonchautauqua.com C X Sep. 28 Martinsville (Morgan Co., Central Reg.)

Martinsville Chamber Chili Cook-Off & Chalk Art Contest

406 S Main St., Main Connection. 9th Annual. Family fun! Wide variety of chili recipes to taste. Chalk art contest open to all ages. Prizes and farmers' market. $5 chg. to enter chalk contest. No adm. chg. 765-342-8110; martinsvillechamber.com C X

Sep. 28-Oct. 31 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Pumpkin Harvest Festival

Stonycreek Farm. 47th Annual. Hayrides to pumpkin patch, school field trips, zip line, jumping pillow, climbing wall. Evening hayride parties with reservations. Parking chg. except on Mondays. No adm. chg. 317-773-3344; stonycreekfarm.net C X

Sep. 28-29 Centerville (Wayne Co., East Reg.) Sep. 28-Oct. 2 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Model "T" Covered Bridge Tour

Fairgrounds. Model T owners spend 5 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. No adm. chg. 765-762-6067; westcentralindianamodelters.com

Warm Glow Fall Festival

Warm Glow Candle Company Outlet. Vendors, food, beer garden, bounce houses, kid straw maze, pumpkins, mums, gourds, great sales. Shuttle parking. No adm. chg. 765-855-2000; warmglow.com/fall-festival C X Sep. 28-Oct. 31 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Waterman's Fall Harvest Festival-Indianapolis

7010 E Raymond St. Tractor-drawn hayride to pumpkin patch, pumpkin-eating dinosaur, exotic animals, pony rides, straw bale & cornfield mazes for kids. Live music on weekends. Adm. chg. 317-356-6995; WatermansFamilyFarm.com C X

Sep. 28 Roachdale (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

Roachdale Rib & Blues Festival

Downtown. Local pitmasters put their barbeque techniques to the test. Enjoy all-day blues music with a local beer and wine garden. New addition: antique tractor show. No adm. chg. 765-918-6931; RoachdaleRCA.org/events X 84

Sep. 28 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


SEPTEMBER

F I N D A L L T H E B I G E V E N T S AT VISITBLOOMINGTON.COM Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER Oct. 2-5 Aurora (Dearborn Co., South Central Reg.)

Aurora Farmers Fair

Downtown. Rides, food booths, huge street parade, two stages of free entertainment. No adm. chg. 812-926-1300; aurorafarmersfair.org X 2020 Festival Dates: Sep. 30-Oct. 3 Oct. 2-6 Dugger (Sullivan Co., West Reg.)

Dugger Coal Festival

Town Park. Celebrating the town's coal mining heritage and Dugger Union H.S. homecoming since 1979. Carnival, arts & crafts, flea market, parade, entertainment, car show & more. No adm. chg. 812-699-9658 C X

Sep. 28-29; Oct. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

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 2 and under free. Adm. chg. 317-773-9078; Russell-Farms.com C X

OCTOBER Check out festivals that start at the end of September and continue into October. Oct

Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club See Jun. listing. Oct. Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Headless Horseman Festival

Conner Prairie. Our annual Headless Horseman Festival is full of activities, shows, a huge corn maze and Spooktacular family fun. See website for dates. Adm. Chg. 317-776-6000; connerprairie.org C X

Oct. 2-5 Winchester (Randolph Co., East Reg.)

Mardi Gras

Courthouse Square. Live entertainment, carnival rides, food, vendor booths, queen contest and Sat. parade. No adm. chg. 765-277-1455; indianfestivals.org C Oct. 3 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

ArtsWalk

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

Oct. 3-6 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.) Riley Festival Downtown, US40 and SR9. Four days of shopping, live entertainment, festival foods, parades and more in celebration of James Whitcomb Riley. 450 arts, crafts and food booths. Flea market. Home arts and quilt, fine arts, photography shows and fun zone. #rileyfestival No adm. chg. C X 317-462-2141; rileyfestival.com

Oct. 1-30

Exhibit Columbus See Aug. 24 listing. 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 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 1-31

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

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Oct. 3-5 Seymour (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

47th 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 much more! No adm. chg. 812-523-1414; seymouroktoberfest.com C X

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


OCTOBER Oct. 3-5 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Fall Crafters Fair

Downtown. Annual fall festival of crafters, demonstrators and musicians. A tribute to the crafting and old-fashioned culture of the surrounding countryside. Quilters, carvers, painters, potters and more. Demonstrations and entertainment. No adm. chg. 866-631-9675; FallCraftersFair.com X

Oct. 4-6 Cataract (Owen Co., West Reg.)

51st Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival

Oct. 4-6 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Canal Days Autumn Festival

Whitewater Canal. Celebrate Fall in Metamora, Indiana's Canal Town. Craft and antique vendors along the canal, flea market all over town. Operating grist mill, canal boat, train. No adm. chg. 812-216-7985; historicmetamora.net C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 2-4

Downtown. 800lbs of beans, ham, catfish, sausage, ice cream, tenderloins, BBQ, pizza. Crafts, tools, antiques. 100+ vendors. Fri. 4-8pm, Sat.-Sun. all day. Cataract Vol. Fire Dept. No adm. chg. 765-795-4022; freewebs.com/cataractvfd C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 2-4 Oct. 4-5 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. 812-384-7603; bloomfieldapplefest.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 2-3

Oct. 4-5 Zionsville (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

GhostWalk

Hawthorne & 2nd Sts. 45-minute guided walking tour of historic village. Stop at up to seven different vignettes to experience reenacted ghost stories from Zionsville's past. Adm. chg. 317-873-4900; sullivanmunce.org X

Oct. 4

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Oct. 4-6, 11-13, 18-20, 25-26 Princeton (Gibson Co., South Reg.)

Lyles Station Corn Maze

Lyles Station Historic School and Museum. Authentic pioneer settlement featuring a log cabin, museum, nine-acre corn maze, pumpkin patch, hayrides, campfires, food and more. Fri. 5-8pm, Sat. 1-8pm, Sun. 1-5pm. Adm. chg. 812-385-2534; lylesstation.org C X

Oct. 4-6 Newport (Vermillion Co., West Reg.) Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb Courthouse Square. 52nd Annual. World's largest antique auto competition event. Timed runs over the historic Newport Hill for antique cars and motorcycles in 31 classes. Antique vehicle raffle. Antique and street rod car show, collector car auction, flea market. Sat. 5pm parade. Adm. chg. X 765-492-4220; newporthillclimb.com 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 2-4

Oct. 4-Dec. 14 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Across the Road

Farmstead Expo Barn. Features 80 booths in a heated indoor building with vendors offering unique gifts, local crafts and a variety of other goods. Stock up on holiday gifts! Fridays and Saturdays, 9am-4pm. No adm. chg. 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/fallindoor-market X

Oct. 5-6 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 Oct. 5 Fishers (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Christmas in October Craft Fair

Fishers High School. Over 150 quality vendors in Fishers High School. We offer something for everyone. 9AM-3PM. Adults $5, 13 and over and 62+, $3. Profits benefit Riley Hospital. Adm. chg. 317-578-5235; fishersdm.org X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Oct. 5-6, 12-13, 19-20, 26-27 Country Fall Festival See Sep. 28 listing. Oct. 5 North Manchester (Wabash Co., East Reg.)

Eel River Arts and Harvest Festival

Market Square. Shop and Dine Downtown. Family fun, fall favorites, live music, art, free kids‘ activities, food vendors, apple dumplings, wagon rides and more! Manchestermainstreet.org No adm. chg. 260-982-7644; northmanchesterchamber.com C X Oct. 5-6 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. 5, 12 Bloomington (Monroe Co., South Central Reg.)

Great Glass Pumpkin Patch

Oct. 5, 5-8pm at 229 W Grimes Ln. Oct. 12, 10am-3pm at Monroe County Courthouse Lawn. Come pick out your very own handmade blown glass pumpkin! Over 900 glass pumpkins on display. No adm. chg. 812-345-2470; bcgcglass.org C X

Oct. 5-6, 12-13 Danville (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Heartland Apple Festival

Beasley's Orchard. Enjoy family fun on the farm! Featuring hayrides to the pumpkin patch, an 8-acre corn maze, our Barnyard Bonanza with a Jumbo Jumping Pillow, apple cannons and more! No adm. chg. 317-745-4876; beasleys-orchard.com C X

Oct. 5-6 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.) Indiana Renaissance Faire Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center. Formerly the Fishers Renaissance Faire. Costumed characters, nobles, and pirates. Full-contact jousting. Music, roving comedy, magic, swordplay, knighting ceremonies, fire eaters and much more! Artisan shopping and food vendors. Fun for the whole family. Adm. chg. X 317-537-1705; indianarenfaire.com

Jamestown

apple cider

festival

Oct. 5 Jamestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Jamestown Apple Cider Festival

Oct. 5-13 New Albany (Floyd Co., South Reg.)

Harvest Homecoming Festival

Downtown. On the beautiful Ohio River for over 50 years. Parade, rides, entertainment, kids' events, craft/food booths and more! Chg. for some events and activities. No adm. chg. 812-944-8572; harvesthomecoming.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 3-11

Pleasant Acres Nature Park. Antique apple cider press operation. There will be live music, food vendors, cornhole and kids' activities. No adm. chg. 765-676-5928 X Oct. 5 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Oktoberfest Celebration: Cole Porter Classic and Chili Cook-Off Riverwalk. Chili cook-off features entertainment, food, kids' activities, cruise in. The 5k, 10k run/walk starts at Riverview Event Center. Adm. chg. 765-472-1923; enjoymiamicounty.com

Oct. 5 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Potter's Bridge Fall Festival

Potter's Bridge Park. Visit more than 90 arts, crafts and food booths. Enjoy live entertainment or simply take in the natural beauty of Noblesville's most scenic park on the White River Greenway Trail at this fun family festival. No adm. chg. 317-770-4400; fb.com/PottersBridgeFallFestival C X

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OCTOBER JULY Oct. 5-6 Laconia (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Southern Indiana Bacon and Blues Festival

South Harrison Park. Two fun days of great Blues music and mouthwatering bacon. Arts & crafts booths. Three bands daily. Wine tasting and purchases available. Sat. noon-9pm. Sun. noon-6pm. Adm. chg. 901-570-0129; SouthernIndianaBaconAndBluesFestival.org C Oct. 11-20 Bainbridge (Putnam Co., West Reg.)

Bainbridge Fall Festival Oct. 5 Whitestown (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Sunshine Music Festival & Fall Market

4025 Whitestown Pkwy. Featuring live music into the evening. Activities for kids and adults. Food vendors and artisans. Fun for all ages. Adm. chg. 317-319-4346; sunshinesocialclub.org C X 2020 Festival Date: Oct. 3 Oct. 6 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. Noon-5pm. Free Parking. No adm. chg. 812-232-2727; terrehaute.in.gov/parks X Oct. 6

Tri-State Antique Market See May 5 listing. Oct. 10-13 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 much more. No adm. chg. 765-342-0332; morgancountyfallfoliagefestival.com C X Oct. 10-12 Portland (Jay Co., East Reg.)

Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Fall Swap & Sell

1010 N Morton St.. 15th annual swap and sell at the TriState Club Grounds. Over 500 vendors selling engine, tractor, and garden tractor parts. Adm. chg. 260-466-2047; tristategasenginetractor.com X Oct. 11-12 Austin (Scott Co., South Reg.)

Austin Firemen's Festival

Austin Fire Station. What's better than a good ole fire station fish fry? How about a fish fry with games, music and more! Growing every year since '98! No adm. chg. 812-752-9211; greatscottindiana.com X

INDIANA’S LARGEST FESTIVAL

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival Oct. 11-20, 2019

Bainbridge Community Building. Celebrating the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival, just east of the border, with local art, craft and food artisans. No adm. chg. 765-522-6238; TownOfBainbridge.com C X

Oct. 11-12 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Columbus Ethnic Expo

Downtown Columbus. A celebration of cultural heritage and the diverse people of Columbus. Tens of thousands turn out for this international marketplace. Entertainment, food, live music. No adm. chg. 812-376-2520; ethnicexpo.org C X

Oct. 11-12 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Haunted Huntingburg

Historic 4th and Market Streets. Join us if you dare! Downtown transforms into a haunted adventure! Blues music, kids' activities and food booths. Fun for all ages! No adm. chg. 812-683-5699; hauntedhuntingburg.com C X

Oct. 11-26 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 fall colors in the Whitewater Valley. Adm. chg. 765-647-1212; metamoraindiana.com C X

Sandlady Gourdfest

during the Parke County Covered Bridge Festival

Oct. 10-11 Tangier (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Sandlady's Gourd Art Festival

10 miles N of Rockville US41, 7 miles W of 1050 Tangier Rd. Things to do, Gourd Art Museum, demonstration tools and techniques, make it/take it, spin a gourd, crafts and gourds for sale. 9am-4pm. No adm. chg. 765-498-5428; coveredbridges.com X

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October 11-20 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/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 1883 train depot open for a unique cultural experience. Historic Ritz Theater offers several theatrical presentations. Ronda’s Treasures Village, 765-592-0816 or 765-548-0207. No adm. chg. X

765-569-5226; coveredbridges.com

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ 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

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

Bridgeton

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Quality handmade crafts, fine art, food courts, shopping, entertainment. Working grist mill and Indiana’s most famous covered bridge, rebuilt in 2006. No adm. chg. 765-548-2136; bridgetonindiana.com X

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JULY

Covered Bridge Festival Mansfield

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Surrounding Mansfield Covered Bridge a mix of old and new, flea market finds and collectables. Scenic and historic Mansfield Roller Mill on location. No adm. chg. 812-251-7660; mansfieldguestinn.com

Rosedale

Mecca

Tangier

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Mecca Schoolhouse/Mecca Covered Bridge. Handmade, Homemade, Local Crafts nestled alongside the Mecca Covered Bridge and a oneroom schoolhouse. No adm. chg. 765-592-4636; coveredbridges.com X

Montezuma Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™

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. 765-592-0821; montezuma.in.gov X

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Handmade, homemade, local crafts, and food. Nearby Roseville Covered Bridge and Thorpe Ford Covered Bridge. No adm. chg. 765-548-2522; coveredbridges.com X

Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ World Famous Buried Beef served daily with a variety of homemade pies. Local crafts. Five covered bridges nearby for touring. No adm. chg. 765-498-5566; coveredbridges.com X

Visitors’ Center in Rockville

FREE Covered Bridge Route Maps Available year round at the Parke County Visitors’ Center 4 blocks east of the Courthouse on US 36 in Rockville.

The Covered Bridge Capital of the World™


JULY OCTOBER

Miami Indians of Indiana Trading Post Oct. 11-20 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Miami Indians of Indiana Trading Post

Miami Indiana Pow Wow Land. Located on the Miami Indians Pow Wow grounds, visit craft vendors, food, and experience native dancing and drum circle. No adm. chg. 765-562-2984; miamiindians.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 9-18 Oct. 12-13 Brookville (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Annual Native American Gathering

Wolf Creek Habitat’s sacred ground. 15th Annual Gathering. Vendors, dancing, drums and wolves, oh my! Family Fun and an experience you will never forget! No adm. chg. 866-647-6555; wolfcreekhabitat.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 10-11

Oct. 11-13 Marion (Grant Co., East Reg.)

Mississinewa 1812

Mississinewa Battlefield. Largest War of 1812 living history event in the USA. Battle reenactments, American and British military camps, Native American village, and wilderness camps. 150 sutlers, artisans, food purveyors, folk musicians, storytellers. Advance tickets online. Adm. chg. 765-753-3033; mississinewa1812.com C X

Oct. 12 Cannelton (Perry Co., South Reg.)

Cannelton Heritage Festival

Washington St. Arts and crafts vendors, food, pumpkin carving, children's activities, music throughout the day. Mighty Titan obstacle course. Blacksmith demonstrations. No adm. chg. 888-343-6262; cannelton.org/heritage/index.asp X

Oct. 12 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Beans & Bands

Frankfort Oktoberfest

Downtown Square. Oktoberfest returns with foot stompin' music, unbeatable beer and wine, delicious German foods like bratwurst and frankfurters, and Oktoberfest games! Adm. chg. RisingSundoubleimage.indd 1 8/30/17 5:16 PM765-654-4081; frankfortmainstreet.com C X Navy Bean Fall Festival 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 10 Main and Front Streets, Downtown. Live music, homemade bean soup, cornbread, parade, food and craft vendors, amusement rides, seaplane splash-in. No adm. chg. 812-438-2750; Oct. 12-13 navybeanfestival.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 9-10 Westport (Decatur Co., South Central Reg.) Oct. 11-12 Rising Sun (Ohio Co., South Central Reg.)

Harper Valley Pumpkin Patch Days

Harper Valley Farms. Family fun, pumpkin picking in an eightacre patch. Farm animals, sunflower maze, refreshments, fall decorations. Patch opens Sep. 21. No adm. chg. 812-591-3416; IndianaPumpkinPatch.com C 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 11-12

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


OCTOBER JULY

Wine . A .Ree WINE | BEER | SPIRITS SAT, NOV 2, 1 - 6 PM

The Commons in Columbus, Indiana Admission includes unlimited samples from all wineries and breweries

HoosierTrailsBSA.org facebook.com/wineareehtc 800-844-6809 WINE-A-REE IS A FUNDRAISER TO SUPPORT PROGRAMS OF BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, HOOSIER TRAILS COUNCIL unexpected.unforgettable.

Oct. 12 Brownstown (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

Jackson County Festival of Wines and Brews Oct. 12 Medora (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

HOPE Medora Goes Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Downtown. Enjoy wagon, carriage and barrel rides. Great food. 5k run/walk. Schneck Medical health fair, vendor booths. Proceeds benefit those with all types of cancer. No adm. chg. 812-966-2754; fb.com/MedoraGoesPink C X Oct. 12 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Region)

Indianapolis Scottish Highland Games & Festival

German Park. Highland athletics, music, dance, bagpipers, rat pucking, royal court, kids’ activities, clan tents, Celtic food, drink and vendors. 8:30am-8pm. Adm. chg. 317-370-0766; indyscotgamesandfest.com C

Historic WR Ewing. Wine and beer tasting. Wine/pint glass included with adm. Enjoy food vendors and music. Concert after sponsored by BEMS. Adm. chg. 512-525-7597; psiiotaxi.org Oct. 12 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

McClure's Orchard & Winery Fall Fest

McClure's Orchard. Food, live music, bike ride and 5k run, trolley rides, apple and pumpkin picking, petting zoo. No adm. chg. 765-985-9000; mccluresorchard.com Oct. 12 Elwood (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Red Gold Chili Cook-Off

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 X Oct. 12

Second Saturdays

See Apr. 13 listing.

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JULY OCTOBER

Oct. 12 Vevay (Switzerland Co., South Central Reg.)

Sleepy Hollow Fall Celebration

Courthouse Square and Liberty St.. Arts and crafts, "friendly" Headless Horseman, demonstrations, kids' activities, music, food, wagon rides. No adm. chg. 812-427-3237; switzcotourism.com C X Oct. 13 Bristow (Perry Co., South Reg.)

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

Bristow Community Center. 30th Annual. Food vendors, craft booths, flea market, door prizes, top 50 dash plaques. Street Rod, Antique, Classic Car and Truck Show. Music entertainment No adm. chg. 812-547-9991; pickperry.com X Oct. 18-20 Hartford City (Blackford Co., East Reg.)

Hartford City Civil War Days

SR 26E 075S. Experience living history with Military and Civilian camps, sutlers, musicians, clothing competition, military ball, Indiana's largest artillery night firing. Adm. chg. 765-348-9253; hartfordcitycwdays.com Oct. 18-19 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Zimmerman Glasstoberfest

Downtown. Celebrate a family tradition of glass making. Demonstration, 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. 19-20 Bethlehem (Clark Co., South Reg.)

Autumn on the River

Old Schoolhouse grounds. Celebrate fall in a quaint Ohio River village. Daily music, food, shops and museum. Sat. auction, veterans tribute, parade, Sun. car show. No adm. chg. 317-491-4148; autumnontheriver.wordpress.com X 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 17-18

Oct. 19-20 Vallonia (Jackson Co., South Central Reg.)

51st Annual Fort Vallonia Days

Historic Fort on Main St. 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. 812-498-2925; fortvalloniadays.com 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 17-18 Oct. 19-20 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Harvest Home Festival

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 2020 Festival Dates: Oct. 17-18 Oct. 19, 26, 31 Cutler (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Haunted Adams Mill

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. 6pm-10pm nightly. Adm. chg. 765-564-6757; adams-mill.org Oct. 19-26 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Irvington Halloween Festival

Irvington. 73rd Annual Historic Irvington Halloween Festival. Oldest and largest in country. Weeklong events include massive street fair, parade, contests, vendors and arts. No adm. chg. irvingtonhalloweenfestival.com Oct. 19-20 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 and music. Worship service on Sun. No adm. chg. 812-547-7933; pickperry.com X 94

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OCTOBER/NOVEMBER JULY Oct. 24-28 Decatur (Adams Co., East Reg.)

Oct. 26

Citywide. Highland Games on Oct. 5. Halloween celebration. Parade, creatures of the night, poster painting, fireworks and food. Chg. for haunted wagon tours and 5K canter. No adm. chg. 260-724-2604; decaturchamber.org C X

Oct. 26; Dec. 7 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Callithumpian Festival

Heritage Days See May 11 listing.

Ship-Chic Craft & Vintage Show

Auction building. Featuring 100+ vendors selling gifts, vintage items, home decor, crafts, clothing, accessories, beauty products, jewelry, baked goods, signs, and more! 9am-3pm. Adm. chg. X 260-768-4129; shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/ shipchic-craft-and-vintage-show

NOVEMBER Oct. 25 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Boos & Brews

Downtown. Have a spooky good time at Boos & Brews from 4pm-10pm. Visit six great drinking and dining establishments. Come in costume and bring your friends! 21 yrs. and older only. Adm. chg. 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C X

Oct. 25-26, 31 Countywide (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Halloween in Parke County

Oct. 25-26 – Rockville Lake Park SRA. 765-344-1412 Oct. 26 – Raccoon Lake SRA. 765-569-6541 Oct. 26 – Montezuma. 765-245-2728 Oct. 31- Trick or Treat Rockville Square. 765-569-5226 Adm. chg. coveredbridges.com C X

Nov. 1-30-Dec. 1

Exhibit Columbus See Aug. 24 listing. Nov. 1-2 Montgomery (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

Gasthof Holiday Bazaar

Amish Village. 10am-4pm. Variety of vendors, handmade crafts, jewelry, home décor. Sample Gasthof goodies. Homemade Amish buffet, bakery and gift shops. No adm. chg. 812-486-4900; gasthofamishvillage.com C X

Nov. 1

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Nov. 1-30

Shipshewana Across the Road See Oct. 4 listing. Nov. 2 Franklin (Johnson Co., Central Reg.)

Delta Theta Tau Antique Show

Fairgrounds. 57th Annual. 9am-4pm. Food is served continually and proceeds support local charities. No parking chg. $3 adm. chg. Receive $1 discount by showing this ad. 317-694-8052 X Nov. 2 Shelbyville (Shelby Co., Central Reg.)

Delta Theta Tau Gift & Hobby Show Oct. 25-27 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Yes Film Festival

Shelbyville Middle School. Celebrate 47 years of shopping. Handcrafted toys, jewelry, florals, confections, apparel and more. Refreshments available. Proceeds support local charities. No adm. chg. 812-587-5050; giftandhobbyshow.com X

Downtown. Celebrating the best in international and domestic narratives, documentaries and short films. Adm. chg. 812-378-0377; yesfilmfestival.com C X Oct. 26-27

Corydon Extravaganza See Apr. 27 listing. View online or download the INDEX www.IndianaFestivals.org Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Delts' Holiday Crafts & Gifts Show Nov. 2 Columbus (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Wine-A-Ree

The Commons. Wine, beer and spirits tasting festival with a silent auction and food vendor. Commemorative glass included in the price of the ticket. Adm. chg. 812-343-4242; hoosiertrailsbsa.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 7 Nov. 3, 8-9 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Quigley Jazz Jam Fest

Nov. 3 at Peru Maennerchor. Nov. 8-9 at Peru High School. Swing choir, vocalists, big band and jazz band jam session. No adm. chg. 765-469-0905; enjoymiamicounty.com X

Jay County High School. 35th Annual. Over 150 booths. Food available all day. Sponsored by a philanthropic organization. All proceeds go help others. Adm. chg. 260-726-6729; visitjaycounty.com; dttcraftshow@yahoo.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 14 Nov. 9 Odon (Daviess Co., South Central Reg.)

North Daviess Community Craft Show

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. 9

Second Saturdays

See Apr. 13 listing.

Nov. 7-9

Country Neighbors' Tour See Jun. 7 listing.

Nov. 7-10 Huntingburg (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Huntingburg Christmas Stroll

Historic 4th and Market Streets. Enjoy unique specialty and antique shops in a charming downtown. Carriage rides, Christmas decorations and more in beautiful Huntingburg. No adm. chg. 812-482-9115; duboiscountychristmas.com C X Nov. 9 Pendleton (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Christmas in Pendleton

Downtown. Snowball toss, parade, tree lighting, Snow Queen and Princesses. Santa's workshop, carriage rides, shop vendors. Great food & fun! No adm. chg. pendletonin.org; pendletonbusinessassociation@gmail.com X

Nov. 9-Dec. 31 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Christmas in Shipshewana

Townwide. Christmas season kicks off with the Light Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony. Other holiday events: “Shipshewana's Lights of Joy� drive-thru light display, Chocolate Day, Kids Day and Santa Visit. No adm. chg. 866-631-9675; shipshewana.com X

Nov. 10-Dec. 31 Hammond (Lake Co., North Reg.) "A Christmas Story" Comes Home Indiana Welcome Center. Share with your family, scenes from the 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. 14-16, 21-24; Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 5-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana's Lights of Joy

Drive-thru light experience featuring more than two million LED lights displayed in a mile-long symphony of various light scenes this holiday season. Thurs. and Sun. 6-9pm, $15/car. Fri. and Sat. 6-10pm $20/car. Closed Nov. 17 and Thanksgiving. 260-768-4129; shipshewanaslightsofjoy.com X

Nov. 15-16 Muncie (Delaware Co., East Reg.)

Holiday Handcrafters Showcase & Marketplace

Fairgrounds. 31st Annual. Distinctive exhibits from five states selling arts, crafts, upcycled, repurposed, vintage, collectibles, antiques, exclusive personal items, gourmet gift foods. Adm. chg. 419-436-1457; cloudshows.biz C X

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NOVEMBER JULY

STATE PARKS INNS and LODGES

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Carmel Christkindlmarkt

Green Space between Palladium & Center Green Tarkington. The smells of GlĂźhwein, sausages, sweets, and much more will greet you as you browse unique handmade, and quality gifts. Enjoy ice skating at the Ice at Center Green. No adm. chg. 317-559-6608; carmelchristkindlmarkt.com X

Ferdinand Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt Christkindlmarkt Nov. 16-17 Ferdinand (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt

Six Markts. 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 X Nov. 20 Peru (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Downtown Peru Christmas Open House

Downtown. Light up Peru. Parade, super shopping, lots of prizes, food sampling and great entertainment. Come see Santa at his house. No adm. chg. 765-472-1923; enjoymiamicounty.com

Nov. 23-24; Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 6-8, 13-15 Noblesville (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Country Christmas at Stonycreek Farm

Stonycreek Farm. Take a hayride to cut your Christmas tree or pick one from the lot. Unique gifts, fresh wreaths, garland, poinsettias in the decorated greenhouse. Hours on website. No adm. chg. 317-773-3344; stonycreekfarm.net C Nov. 23 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Holiday on Center Green

Center Green. The annual holiday lighting ceremony draws many for food, fun and chance to see Santa and his reindeer. Entertainment will also be provided by various groups. No adm. chg. 317-571-2474; carmel.in.gov C X

Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 5-8, 12-15, 19-31 Union City (Randolph Co., East Reg.)

A Community Christmas Nov. 21-Jan. 4 Indianapolis (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Indiana Historical Society's Festival of Trees

Eugene and Marilyn Glick Indiana History Center. Step into a magical winter wonderland of 81 elaborately themed trees. Enjoy live entertainment and programs on select dates, as well as extended hours on Tuesdays. Adm. chg. 317-232-1882; indianahistory.org/trees C X Nov. 22 Hope (Bartholomew Co., South Central Reg.)

Christmas of Yesteryear

Town Square. Live nativity, strolling carolers and carriage rides. Cookie decorating and visits with Santa. 5:30-8:30pm. No adm. chg. 812-378-2622; yellowtrailmuseum.wixsite.com/yellowtrailmuseum X

Harter Park. Drive through a 68-acre light display to music and laser light show. Visit Santa in the gift shop. Find us on Fb for dates & times. Donations welcome. No adm. chg. 765-964-6302; indianafestival.org C X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 27-Dec. 31

Bridgeton Country Christmas Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 6-8 Bridgeton (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Bridgeton Country Christmas

Historic District. Unique gifts, crafts, artwork, decorations, lights, music, food, festivities. Santa in the Log Cabin Sat. & Sun. only, 1-3pm. Two big three-day weekends! No adm. chg. 765-548-2136; bridgetonindiana.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 27-29; Dec. 4-6

Nov. 22-Dec. 24 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Festival Of Trees

Lanthier Winery Tasting Room and Loft Gallery. Magical forest display of shimmer and shine. Enjoy special release holiday wines including Rudolph Red, St. Nicholas Blush and Snowflake White. Free wine tastings. No adm. chg. 812-273-2409; lanthierwinery.com/events-FOT.html C 98

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NOVEMBER JULY

Holiday Happenings in Hancock

Very Merry Christmas Dec. 4-14 Greenfield Cumberland Weinachtsmarkt Dec. 7 Cumberland Christmas Festival Dec. 7 Greenfield

Downtown Christmas Walk Nov. 30 Shirley

Octagon House Christmas Tree Walk Nov. 30, Dec. 7 & 14 Shirley

Christmas Walk Dec. 7 New Palestine WinterFest Dec. 7 Fortville

Hancock County Tourism and Visitor Center 119 W North St • Greenfield, IN 46140 • 317-477-8687 www.visitinhancock.org • info@visitinhancock.org

Nov. 29-Dec. 26 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Christmas in the Park

Spencer Park. Drive through this lighted holiday display and kick-start the fun of the upcoming season. Starts the Friday after Thanksgiving and goes through Dec. 26. Adm. chg. 574-753-6969; visit-casscounty.com C X Nov. 29-Dec. 15 Fort Wayne (Allen Co., East Reg.)

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.com C X Nov. 29 Logansport (Cass Co., East Reg.)

Light Up Logansport Parade

Downtown. Logansport turns on the Holiday spirit and celebrates the season the way a hometown should. Join us at 7pm the Fr. after Thanksgiving in downtown Logansport. No adm. chg. 574-753-4856; visit-casscounty.com C X

Nov. 22 - Jan. 1 See page 102 for details

Nov. 29-Dec. 1; Dec. 6-8, 13-15, 20-22 Metamora (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Metamora Christmas Walk

Business District. Create family memories in Indiana's Canal Town with Santa, carolers and lanterns along the Whitewater Canal. Shops open until 10 pm on Fri. and Sat. evenings. No adm. chg. 765-647-1212; metamoraindiana.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 27-Dec. 20

Nov. 29-30; Dec. 6-7 Madison (Jefferson Co., South Central Reg.)

Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour

Historic Madison. Candlelight tour of private and public sites. $15 pre-sale ticket available through Nov. 15, 2019. $20 after. Children 5-12, $5. 800-559-2956; nightsbeforechristmas.com C 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 27-28, Dec. 4-5 99


JULY NOVEMBER/ DECEMBER Nov. 30-Dec. 7 Anderson (Madison Co., East Reg.)

Festival of Trees – PARAMOUNT Theatre Nov. 30-Dec. 29 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Christmas at the Seiberling

Seiberling Mansion. See Indiana's Victorian masterpiece dressed in holiday splendor inside and out. Open Tues.-Sun. 1-4pm, evening hours on select days. Adm. chg. 765-452-4314; howardcountymuseum.org C X

Paramount Theatre. Christmas Trees custom-designed by professionals! Bands, choirs, large Model Train Villages Collection, Children’s Magical Christmas, Style Show, Dance Recitals. Adm. Chg. 765-642-1234; andersonparamount.org X Nov. 30 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Light Up Corydon

Historic Downtown Square. 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 X 2020 Festival Dates: Nov. 28-Dec. 31

Nov. 30 Goshen (Elkhart Co., North Reg.)

Small Business Saturday

Zionsville

Christmas in the Village

Nov. 30-Dec. 22 Zionsville (Boone Co., Central Reg.)

Christmas in the Village

Downtown. A fun, free, family-friendly event. Nov. 30 parade includes Santa, live reindeer and more! No adm. chg. 317-873-3836; zionsvillechamber.org C X Nov. 30

Corydon Extravaganza See Apr. 27 listing.

Covered Bridge Christmas Market

Downtown. Downtown stores welcome holiday shoppers. With exclusive deals, extended hours and family-friendly activities, holiday shopping has never been as easy or as fun! No adm. chg. 574-312-9922; cityonthego.org X

DECEMBER Check out festivals that start at the end of November and continue into December. Dec. 1-22

Carmel Christkindlmarkt

Dec. 1-31

See Nov. 16 listing.

Christmas in Shipshewana Dec. 1-24

Festival Of Trees

See Nov. 9 listing.

See Nov. 22 listing.

Nov. 30-Dec. 1 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

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Dec. 1-31 Hammond (Lake Co., 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

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DECEMBER JULY Dec. 1-Jan. 4

Indiana Historical Society's Festival of Trees See Nov. 21 listing.

Dec. 1, 5-8, 12-15, 19-22, 26-29

Shipshewana's Lights of Joy See Nov. 14 listing.

Rosedale Country Christmas Shoppe Dec. 4, 7, 11, 14, 18 Greenfield (Hancock Co., Central Reg.)

Very Merry Christmas

Historic Downtown. Enjoy Hometown Holidays in historic Greenfield, with classic holiday films at 3pm and 7pm Dec. 4, 11 & 18, and horse-drawn carriage rides from 5-9 pm Dec. TBD! Adm. chg. 317-649-0890; greenfieldmainstreet.org C X

Dec. 6-7 Rosedale (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rosedale Country Christmas Shoppe

Township Civic Center. Newest addition to the multi-site weekend of Parke County Country Christmas. Gifts, seasonal and home décor, Santa, homestyle plate meals. No adm. chg. 765-592-0816, 765-548-0207; historicrosedale.com X

Dec. 5 Converse (Miami Co., East Reg.)

Christmas in Converse

Jefferson St. Wonderful shopping, prizes, food and great entertainment. Kids can see Santa. No adm. chg. 765-395-3344; Fb.com/converselive X Dec. 6-8

Bridgeton Country Christmas See Nov. 29 listing.

Dec. 6

Goshen First Fridays See Jan. 4 listing. Dec. 6-8 Jasper (Dubois Co., South Reg.)

Dec. 6-8, 13-15, 20-22 Santa Claus (Spencer Co., South Reg.)

Santa Claus Christmas Celebration

Festive fun for the entire family the first three weekends of Dec. Roast chestnuts on an open fire, browse festive shops, write a letter to Santa, and more. No adm. chg. 812-937-4199; SantaClausInd.org/Christmas C

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 Dec. 6 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Kokomo Home for the Holidays Celebration

Downtown Kokomo. Kokomo First Friday celebrates "Home for the Holidays" with visits with Santa, kid's activities, family fun, downtown open house, and holiday entertainment. 5:30-9pm No adm. chg. 765-457-5301; greaterkokomo.com X

Dec. 7 Bedford (Lawrence Co., South Central Reg.)

Bedford Christmas Around the Square

Downtown Square. Food trucks, Christmas craft market, free Santa photos, kids' barrel train rides, window decorating contest. 6pm Bedford Christmas Parade, all entries with lights. No adm. chg. 812-329-4221; downtownbedford.org C X Dec. 7 Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Greater Lafayette Christmas Parade

“A Very Merry Main Street.” Indiana’s largest holiday parade is a magical Saturday evening downtown. This lighted night parade features Santa, floats and fun. 5:30-8:30pm. No adm. chg. 765-742-4044; greaterlafayettecommerce.com/events X Find more festival and event information at IndianaFestivals.org and see page 3 for County & Regional Map.

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Nov. 22-Jan. 1 Frankfort (Clinton Co., West Reg.)

Dec. 7 Oldenburg (Franklin Co., South Central Reg.)

Downtown Square. Ride our Santa Express Train from downtown to the TPA Park. See more than one million Christmas lights. Enjoy cookies, hot chocolate, caroling and Santa. Adm. chg. 765-654-4081; frankfortmainstreet.com C X

Town Hall in Oldenburg. Spend the day in our Village of Spires enjoying entertainment, old world style. This annual event will instill the holiday spirit. No adm. chg. 866-647-6555; holidaysunderthespires.com C X 2020 Festival Dates: Dec. 5

Christmas Celebration of Lights

Covered Bridge Art Association Home Tour Dec. 7 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Covered Bridge Art Association Home Tour

Art gallery on north side of square. Area homes with beautiful holiday decor. Maps and tickets at gallery, free refreshments and special Christmas fundraisers. Adm. chg. 765-569-9422; coveredbridgeartgallery.org

Holidays Under The Spires

Dec. 7-8 Kouts (Porter Co., North Reg.)

Kouts Christmas Open Houses

Private homes, churches and businesses. Celebrate the Christmas season. Visit local craftsmen in their homes and find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. Lunch served on Sat. Maps available online. No adm. chg. 219-405-1452; koutsevents.com X Dec. 7-8 West Lafayette (Tippecanoe Co., West Reg.)

Purdue Christmas Show

Elliott Hall of Music. For 86 years, this magical, lyrical, annual campus miracle has wowed audiences of over 18,000. Adm. chg. 765-494-3933; purdue.edu/pmo C X 2020 Festival Dates: Dec. 5-6 Dec. 7 Rockport (Spencer Co., South Reg.) Dec. 7 Cumberland (Marion Co., Central Reg.)

Cumberland Weihnachtsmarkt

Old Town. 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; cms6.revize.com/revize/cumberland/ community/cumberland_weihnachtsmarkt/index.php X Dec. 7 Plainfield (Hendricks Co., Central Reg.)

Gingerbread Christmas

Plainfield High School. Over 100 vendors, juried show, all homemade items. Very popular craft and novelty show for over 40 years. $5 Adm. chg. 317-221-3600; plainfieldtrikappa.org C X

Rockport Family Christmas Festival

Celebrate Rockport's Family Christmas Festival Parade at 2pm CST. Other family activities included. Visit our website for more details. No adm. chg. 812-649-9147; cityofrockport-in.gov

Rockville Hometown Holidays Dec. 7-8 Rockville (Parke Co., West Reg.)

Rockville Hometown Holidays

Courthouse Square. Tree Lighting Ceremony. Visit with Santa, Mrs. Claus and Elves. Enjoy a cup of hot chocolate and caroling. Santa at 4:45pm, tree lighting at 6pm. No adm. chg. 765-569-5226; mainstreetrockville.org C X

Dec. 7 Carmel (Hamilton Co., Central Reg.)

Holiday in the Arts District

Carmel Arts & Design District. Elves, reindeer, carolers, Holiday Trolley and the most unique Santa house in Indiana. Warm the Arts District this holiday season! 2-5pm. No adm. chg. 317-571-2787; carmelartsanddesign.com C X 102

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DECEMBER JULY

Dec. 7

Ship-Chic Craft & Vintage Show See Oct. 26 listing.

Dec. 7 Delphi (Carroll Co., West Reg.)

Old Fashioned Christmas at the Canal

Wabash & Erie Canal Park. Crafters and artisans, demonstrations, unique gifts, food. Tour the Pioneer Village decorated for the holidays. 10am-4pm. 765-564-2870; wabashanderiecanal.org X Dec. 14-31 Corydon (Harrison Co., South Reg.)

Winter Wine Walk

Downtown. Local wineries set up tasting in shops and businesses throughout Historic Downtown Corydon for the annual Winter Wine Walk. Adm. chg. 888-738-2137; thisisindiana.org X

Dec. 27-28 Shipshewana (LaGrange Co., North Reg.)

Shipshewana Ice Festival

Downtown. Watch experienced ice carvers compete and create sculptures representing local merchants! $5 adm. for chili cook-off. Pins for sale at participating merchants and chili cook-off. Pin ensures Jan. discounts. No adm. chg. 866-631-9675; shipshewana.com X

Dec. 31 Kokomo (Howard Co., East Reg.)

Kokomo New Year's Eve Celebration

Downtown Courthouse Square. Celebrate New Year's Eve with annual lighted ball drop, live music, fun activities and fireworks show in downtown. 10:30pm-Midnight. No adm. chg. 765-457-5301; greaterkokomo.com X

JANUARY 2020 Jan. 3-5, 2020 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, ISFA Queen Pageant and industry trade show. Attended by over 1,500 festival and fair representatives. Network with Festival and Fair Leaders from Indiana. No adm. chg. X 317-372-2449; Indianafairsandfestivals.org

Find Your Festival! It’s easy to find the festival you’d love to visit. Search over 600 festivals, fairs and events at

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So, pack your bags and hit the road to visit your favorite Indiana festival this year! View Online or Download the Index Find the index for the printed edition of the 2019 Indiana Festival Guide at www.IndianaFestivals.org.

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INDEX A

C

Abbey Road on the River........................................... 29 Abraham Lincoln Freedom Festival............................. 55 "A Christmas Story" Comes Home..................... 96, 100 A Community Christmas............................................ 98 Alexandria Grand Prix.............................................. 68 Allen County Fair...................................................... 60 Amish Acres Arts and Crafts Festival.......................... 64 Amtrak Hoosier State Train...................................... 6, 9 Anderson Madison County Visitors Bureau............... 5, 6 Anderson on Tap.......................................................31 Andersontown Powwow and Indian Market.................75 Angola Art Festival................................................... 65 Angola Balloons Aloft............................................... 56 Antique Gas Engine & Tractor Show.......................... 69 Apple Festival of Kendallville..................................... 87 April Verch Band.......................................................17 Archway Days Festival.............................................. 69 Art at the Old Capitol............................................... 79 Art Beat................................................................... 68 Art Fair on the Square............................................... 65 Artie Fest.................................................................. 56 Art of Wine.............................................................. 60 Artomobilia.............................................................. 69 Art on the Avenue..................................................... 78 Art on The Wabash.................................................. 80 Arts in the Park......................................................... 60 Arts on the Millrace.................................................. 42 ArtsWalk.................................................................. 86 Atlanta New Earth Festival........................................ 83 Attica Heritage Days................................................. 78 Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival........................ 66, 70 Augtoberfest............................................................. 68 Aurora Farmers Fair.................................................. 86 Austin Firemen's Festival............................................ 89 Autumn on the River...................................................94 Aviation Adventure Day............................................ 67

Callithumpian Festival................................................95 Campbellsburg Country Festival................................. 35 Canal Days.............................................................. 55 Cannelton Heritage Festival....................................... 92 Carmel Christkindlmarkt.................................... 98, 100 Carmel International Arts Festival............................... 83 Carmel PorchFest...................................................... 78 CarmelFest............................................................... 54 Carousel Fun Day..................................................... 70 Carroll County Chamber of Commerce........................ 6 Cass County 4-H Fair................................................ 55 Cass County Visitors Bureau........................................ 6 Cataract VFD Bean Dinner Festival............................. 87 Cedar Lake Summerfest............................................. 54 Chalk Fest................................................................ 78 Chandelier Barn Market.........................................1, 74 Chocolate Celebration...............................................15 Chocolate Walk........................................................ 66 Christmas at the Seiberling...................................... 100 Christmas Celebration of Lights.................................102 Christmas in Converse..............................................101 Christmas in October Craft Fair................................. 87 Christmas in Pendleton.............................................. 96 Christmas in Shipshewana......................................... 96 Christmas in the Park................................................. 99 Christmas in the Village........................................... 100 Christmas of Yesteryear............................................. 98 Circus City Festival.................................................... 56 Circus Hall of Fame................................................... 57 City of East Chicago..................... 6, 42, 46, 47, 68, 88 City of Knox......................................................... 6, 22 City of Whiting.................6, 19, 44, 48, 54, 58, 66, 92 Clay City Lions Club Pottery Festival........................... 35 Clayshire Castle Medieval Faire................................. 83 Clinton County 4-H Fair............................................ 57 Cody Ikerd and the Sidewinders.................................12 Cole Porter Festival................................................... 32 Colonel Vawter Day.................................................. 78 Columbus Area Visitors Center.................................... 6 Columbus Ethnic Expo............................................... 89 Columbus Scottish Festival....................................71, 78 Cory Apple Festival...................................................81 Corydon Capital Day................................................ 58 Corydon Extravaganza............................... 22, 95, 100 Country Christmas at Stonycreek Farm....................... 98 Country Fall Festival............................................ 86, 88 Country Neighbors' Tour..................................... 36, 77 Covered Bridge Antique Power Club Tractor Drive.......51 Covered Bridge Art Association Home Tour...............102 Covered Bridge Capital-Parke County.......................... 6 Covered Bridge Christmas Market............................ 100 Covington Applefest.................................................. 73 Crafty Saturday in Shelby County.............................. 25 Crawfordsville Strawberry Festival............................. 40 Crossroads Acoustic Music Festival............................ 20 Crothersville Red White & Blue Festival...................... 35 Culver Wine Fair...................................................... 78 Cumberland Arts Festival........................................... 68 Cumberland Covered Bridge Festival..........................74 Cumberland Weihnachtsmarkt..................................102

B Back to the Fifties Festival.......................................... 77 Bainbridge Fall Festival............................................. 89 Banks of the Wabash Festival.................................... 29 Bargersville Harvest Moon Fall Festival....................... 80 BBQ and BREWFEST................................................. 80 Bedford Christmas Around the Square......................101 Beers Across the Wabash.......................................... 70 Berne Swiss Days.......................................................62 Big Blue BBQ............................................................ 66 Bikes in Bloom.....................................................26, 31 Block Bash............................................................... 79 Bloomfield Apple Festival.......................................... 87 Bluegrass on the Square................................ 48, 62, 70 Blues, Beer, and BBQ.............................. 50, 62, 72, 83 Bluffton Free Street Fair............................................. 79 Boat Sport and Travel Show.......................................16 Boone County 4-H Fair............................................. 60 Boone County Convention & Visitors Bureau........... 6, 39 Boone County Treasure Hunt..................................... 80 Boone Flavor Fest...................................................... 77 Boos & Brews............................................................95 Brazil Rotary 4th of July Celebration.......................... 50 Brews on Buckeye..................................................... 64 Brick Street Market.............................................. 25, 48 Bridgeton Country Christmas..............................98, 101 Bridgeton Milling Days...............................................75 Bridgeton Rendezvous............................................... 22 Bristol Homecoming Festival...................................... 56 Bristow's Octoberfest & Street Rod, Antique and Classic Car and Truck Show................................94 Broad Street Blues and BBQ Festival.......................... 50 Brookville CanoeFest................................................. 50 Brush of Fall Paint Out............................................... 83 Buffalo Community Daze........................................... 40 Burlington Fall Festival............................................... 79

D Dale Fall Fest.............................................................74 Dan Patch Days Community Festival............................74 Dan Patch Stakes Festival.......................................... 66 Danville Tri Kappa Fair on the Square.........................75 Darlington Fish Fry & Festival......................................74 Daviess County Chamber of Commerce and Visitor Bureau....................................................... 6 Decatur Sculpture Tour.............................................. 42 DeKalb County Free Fall Fair......................................81 DeKegger Homebrew & BBQ Festival........................ 48 Delta Theta Tau Antique Show....................................95

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INDEX Delta Theta Tau Gift & Hobby Show...........................95 Delts' Holiday Crafts & Gifts Show............................. 96 Denver Days Festival................................................. 65 Depot Day Festival.................................................... 80 Dixie Day Festival & Art Fair.......................................62 Dogwood Tour.......................................................... 23 Downtown Pendleton Fall Festival................................74 Downtown Peru Christmas Open House..................... 98 Dubois County Visitors Center................................ 6, 63 Ducktail Run Rod & Custom Car Show.........................81 Dugger Coal Festival................................................. 86 Dunkirk Glass Days Festival........................................31

E Eagle Creek Folk Festival........................................... 40 Eagles in Flight Weekend...........................................15 Eel River Arts and Harvest Festival............................. 88 Elkhart Bike Night..................................................... 58 Elkhart County 4-H Fair..............................................59 Elkhart County Visitor Center..................................6, 21 Elkhart Family Fish Fest.........................................31, 37 Elkhart Jazz Festival.............................................37, 44 Elkhart Riverwalk Grand Prix................................37, 66 Elwood Glass Festival............................................... 67 English Reunion Festival............................................. 23 Evansville Convention & Visitors Bureau..................7, 28 Exhibit Columbus...................................................... 70 explore! Southern Indiana........................................... 7

F Fairmount Museum Days/James Dean Festival.............81 Fall Creek Heritage Fair.............................................75 Fall Harvest Celebration............................................ 80 Fall Harvest Craft Festival.......................................... 83 Fall Into Art Festival....................................................75 Falloween Fest.......................................................... 79 Family Fall Fest......................................................... 79 Famous St. Joe Pickle Festival..................................... 58 Farmers Market......................................................... 25 Farmer's Pike Antique, Arts and Crafts Festival...... 64, 71 Feast of the Hunters' Moon........................................ 88 Ferdinand Christkindlmarkt........................................ 98 Ferdinand Folk Festival.............................................. 80 Festival Country Indiana.........................................7, 43 Festival of Gingerbread............................................. 99 Festival of the Arts..................................................... 60 Festival of the Lakes.................................................. 58 Festival of the Turning Leaves..................................... 82 Festival Of Trees....................................................... 98 Festival of Trees - PARAMOUNT Theatre.................. 100 Fishers Blues Fest.......................................................71 500 Festival............................................................. 23 Flea Market Emporium.............................................. 42 Flower & Garden Show of Carroll County.................. 22 Fly/In Cruise/In......................................................... 72 Ford 65th Annual Indianapolis Boat Sport and Travel Show........................................................16 Forks of the Wabash Pioneer Festival......................... 83 Fort Branch Community Pride Festival..........................31 Fort Vallonia Days......................................................94 Fort Wayne Cherry Blossom Festival.......................... 29 Founders Day Festival................................................75 4th of July Celebration.............................................. 54 Four Winds Casinos.................................12, 13, 16, 20 Francesville Fall Festival............................................. 79 Frankfort Hot Dog Festival..........................................62 Frankfort Oktoberfest................................................ 92 Franklin County Antique Machinery Show...................81 Franklin County Convention, Recreation & Visitors Commission.............................................. 7 Franklin County Quilt Show........................................26 Frankton Heritage Days/Balloon Extravaga................ 79 Freetown July Festival................................................ 56 French Market...........................................................76 Friendship Flea Market.............................................. 40

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Fulton County Historical Power Show......................... 42 Fulton County Tourism................................................15 Fun Fest by the River..................................................62 Fusic Fest.................................................................. 64

G Garden Gate Jazz, Art, Wine and Craft Beer............ 22 Gas Boom Days....................................................... 67 Gasthof Holiday Bazaar............................................95 Gateway Mile Auto Fest.......................................37, 60 Greater Indianapolis Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show.........................................................75 Gem Mineral Fossil Show.......................................... 44 GhostWalk............................................................... 87 Gibson County Fair................................................... 56 Gibson County Visitors & Tourism Bureau..................... 7 Gingerbread Christmas............................................102 Global Fest............................................................... 80 Golden Heritage Days Festival...................................81 Goodland Grand Prix............................................... 50 Goodstock Restoring Hope Music Festival.................. 69 Goshen First Fridays...................................................14 Grabill Country Fair...................................................74 Greater Kokomo Visitors Bureau.................................. 7 Greater Lafayette Christmas Parade..........................101 Greater Whiteland Community Day........................... 77 The Greatest Spectacle in Tasting.............................. 29 Great Glass Pumpkin Patch....................................... 88 GreekFest................................................................. 69 Greencastle Music Fest.............................................. 70 Greensburg Power of the Past.................................... 67 Greenwood Freedom Festival.....................................51 Grissom Air Museum Warbird Cruise-In..................... 65

H Halloween in Parke County........................................95 Hamilton County Tourism............................................. 7 Hancock County 4H Fair........................................... 44 Hancock County Tourism & Visitor Center.................................7, 17, 49, 59, 99 Hardy Lake Raptor Days............................................ 82 Harper Valley Pumpkin Patch Days............................ 92 Harrison County Convention and Visitors Bureau.......... 7 Harrison County Fair................................................. 44 Harrodsburg Heritage Days.......................................26 Hartford City Civil War Days.....................................94 Harvest Celebration Festival...................................... 83 Harvest Homecoming Festival.................................... 88 Harvest Home Festival................................................94 Haubstadt Sommerfest.............................................. 44 Haunted Adams Mill..................................................94 Haunted Huntingburg................................................ 89 Haunted Village of Metamora................................... 89 Hawaiian Steel Guitar Convention............................. 58 Haynes Apperson Festival......................................... 54 Headless Horseman Festival...................................... 86 Heartland Apple Festival........................................... 88 Heartland Fly Fishing.................................................14 Heartnut Community Festival.......................................76 Hendricks County 4-H Fair........................................ 58 Hendricks County Rib-Fest & Avon Balloon Glow.........51 Henry County Convention & Visitors Bureau............7, 24 Herbstfest..................................................................81 Heritage Days.................................................... 26, 95 Heritage Festival........................................................76 Highway 38 Sale...................................................... 23 Historic Tavern Crawl................................................ 83 Hog Daze Motorcycle Rally....................................... 66 Hog Jog & Pork Pull.................................................. 42 Holiday Handcrafters Showcase & Marketplace......... 96 Holiday in the Arts District........................................102 Holiday on Center Green.......................................... 98 Holidays Under The Spires.......................................102 Hoosier Energy........................................................... 6 Hoosier Heritage Festival...........................................62 Hoosier Hills Fiber Festival......................................... 36


INDEX Hope Area Arts & Antiques Fair................................ 70 Hope Heritage Days................................................. 82 HOPE Medora Goes Pink Breast Cancer Awareness Event................................................ 93 Howard County Fair................................................. 56 Huntingburg Christmas Stroll...................................... 96 Huron Memorial Day Festival.....................................31

I INAF & ISFA Annual Convention.........................14, 103 Indiana Association of Fairs................................. 12, 45 Indiana Bacon Festival of Carroll County.................... 70 Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo.....................16 Indiana Farm Bureau Insurance...................................12 Indiana Fiddlers' Gathering....................................... 50 Indiana Gourd Society State Gourd Show.................. 23 Indiana Heritage Quilt Show......................................16 Indiana Historical Society's Festival of Trees........98, 101 Indiana Historical Society's History on Wheels...... 11, 12 Indiana Hot Luck and Fiery Foods Marketplace.......... 20 Indiana Motorcycle Expo...........................................16 Indiana Office of Tourism Development........................ 6 Indianapolis Scottish Highland Games & Festival........ 93 Indiana Renaissance Faire......................................... 88 Indiana State Fair..................................................... 65 Indiana State Park Inns.........................................12, 97 Indiana Tourism Association.......................................12 Indiana Welcome Center............................................ 7 Indian Market & Festival............................................ 49 Indy Irish Fest............................................................ 77 Irvington Halloween Festival.......................................94 ISFA Spring Workshop.............................................. 20

J Jackson County Fair.................................................. 60 Jackson County Festival of Wines and Brews.............. 93 Jackson County Visitor Center...................................... 7 Jamestown Apple Cider Festival................................. 88 Jasper County Fair.................................................... 60 Jasper O'Tannenbaum Days.....................................101 Jasper Strassenfest.................................................... 64 Jay County Fiber Arts Festival.....................................16 Jay County Heritage Festival...................................... 83 Jay County Visitor & Tourism Bureau............................ 7 Jennings County Tourism/Friends of Historic Vernon...............................................7, 57 Johnny Appleseed Festival......................................... 80 Jonesboro River Rally................................................ 82 Judah Heritage Festival............................................. 44 July 4th Celebration and Firecracker Run.................... 54 July 4th Festival......................................................... 55 J.W. Rentals Guest Houses and Suites.........................12

K Kekionga Festival...................................................... 67 Kewanna Fall Festival................................................ 82 Kielbasa Fest............................................................ 70 Kirklin Art & Antique Fair........................................... 40 Kiwanis Indiana Balloon Fest......................................76 Knightstown Fall Fest................................................. 84 Knightstown Jubilee Days.......................................... 40 Koh-Koh-Mah and Foster Living History...................... 80 Kokomo BurgerFest................................................... 64 Kokomo Home for the Holidays Celebration..............101 Kokomo New Year's Eve Celebration........................103 Kokomo Strawberry Festival...................................... 36 Kosciusko County Community Fair............................. 56 Kosciusko County Convention & Visitors Bureau.......7, 38 Kouts Christmas Open Houses..................................102 Kouts Pork Fest.......................................................... 70

L LaFontaine ''Ashland Days'' Festival........................... 36 LaGrange County 4-H Fair........................................ 58 Lagro Good Ole Days............................................... 44

Lake County Fair....................................................... 65 Lanesville Heritage Weekend.................................... 77 Lapel Village Fair...................................................... 56 LaPorte County Fair................................................... 56 Lawrence County Tourism...................................... 8, 30 Leeper Park Art Fair.................................................. 42 Legendary Entertainment Productions..........................12 Leota Country Frolic.................................................. 69 Lexington Old Settlers Days....................................... 42 Liberty 4th of July Festival.......................................... 55 Lights Over Morse Lake Festival................................. 54 Light Up Corydon................................................... 100 Light Up Logansport Parade....................................... 99 Ligonier Marshmallow Festival....................................71 Limestone Heritage Festival........................................ 50 Linton Freedom Festival...............................................51 Little Cousin Jasper Festival.........................................75 Little 500 Festival, City of Anderson........................... 23 Little Italy Festival.......................................................71 LIVEstock Music Festival............................................. 82 Love Nuts..................................................................12 Lubeznik Arts Festival................................................ 68 Lucille Dillon Amish Quilt Auction............................1, 72 Lyles Station Corn Maze............................................ 87

M Madison Chautauqua Festival of Art.......................... 84 Madison County 4-H Fair.......................................... 60 Madison Regatta & Roostertail Music Fest.................. 55 Madison Ribberfest BBQ & Blues............................... 67 Madison Riverfront Wine, Stein & Barrel.................... 42 Madtown 5K Mud-Climb........................................... 29 Main Street Rockville Cruise-In, Motorcycle, Scooter and Bike Show....................................... 32 Mansfield Village Mushroom Festival......................... 22 Mardi Gras.............................................................. 86 Marengo Cave..........................................................10 Marion/Grant County Convention & Visitors Bureau..... 7 Marshall County Blueberry Festival Since 1967.......... 72 Marshall County Tourism........................................ 7, 14 Marsh Madness Sandhill Crane Festival......................16 Martinsville Chamber Chili Cook-Off & Chalk Art Contest............................................... 84 Mascot Hall of Fame..................................................10 Maumee Valley Antique Steam & Gas Assoc. Show... 67 Mayberry in the Midwest...........................................26 MayFest in Shipshewana........................................... 25 Mayor's Cup Go Kart Grand Prix.............................. 22 McClure's Orchard & Winery Fall Fest....................... 93 Mel Kenyon Classic...................................................26 Mermaid Festival...................................................... 44 Merom Bluff Chautauqua Festival............................... 36 Metamora Canal Days Autumn Festival...................... 87 Metamora Christmas Walk........................................ 99 Metamora Mandolin Gathering..................................17 Metamora Music Festival........................................... 72 Metamora Strawberry Days...................................... 32 Miami County 4-H Fair............................................. 50 Miami County Chamber of Commerce and Tourism Bureau.................................................... 8 Miami Days at the Pillars........................................... 70 Miami Indians All Nations Gathering......................... 32 Miami Indians of Indiana Trading Post........................ 92 Michiana Renaissance Festival................................... 70 Michigan Festival & Events Association.......................10 MidAmerica Threshing & Antique.............................. 65 Middletown Fall Funfest............................................. 78 Millstone Farms Lavender Festival............................... 48 Mississinewa 1812.................................................... 92 Mississinewa Triathlon................................................76 Mitchell Persimmon Festival........................................ 80 Model "T" Covered Bridge Tour................................. 84 Montgomery Turkey Trot Festival.............................1, 74 Morgan County Antique Machinery Association's Show............................................. 49

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INDEX Morgan County Fair...................................................62 Morgan County Fall Foliage Festival.......................... 89 Mosey Down Main Street........................................ 266 Mt. Vernon River Days............................................... 77 Muncie Visitors Bureau...........................................8, 61 Mushroom Festival.................................................... 22 Musicfest.................................................................. 57

N Nappanee Apple Festival.................................... 73, 77 National Toy Truck & Construction Show.................... 69 Native American Gathering...................................... 92 Navy Bean Fall Festival............................................. 92 New Carlisle Hometown Days....................................62 New Pal Summerfest................................................. 48 Newport Antique Auto Hill Climb........................ 72, 87 Newton County Pun'kin Vine Fair............................... 58 Nickel Plate Arts Maker Faire.................................... 42 Nights Before Christmas Candlelight Tour................... 99 Noble County Convention & Visitors Bureau........... 8, 35 Noblesville Street Dance........................................... 32 North Daviess Community Craft Show....................... 96 Northeastern Steam and Gas Show........................... 66 Northern Indiana Lakes Festival................................. 29 Northern Indiana Power From the Past Antique Power Show & Flea Market.....................59 North Judson Mint Festival......................................... 42 North Salem Old Fashion Days................................. 73 North Webster Tippecanoe Township Chamber of Commerce........................................ 8 Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival........................59, 64 NTPA Winter Nationals..............................................14

O Oakland City Lion's Sweet Corn Festival..................... 64 Odon Old Settlers Festival........................................... 1 Ohio County Convention, Visitor and Tourism Commission....................................... 8, 34 See also Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism Ohio Valley River Cats Tournament.............................76 Oktoberfest Celebration: Cole Porter Classic and Chili Cook-Off.................................................... 88 Old Court Days...................................................29, 82 Oldenburg Freudenfest...............................................59 Old Fashion Days..................................................... 89 Old Fashioned Christmas at the Canal......................103 Old Fashioned Independence Day............................. 50 Old Post Bluegrass Jam..............................................15 Old Settlers Day Festival........................................... 80 Old Settlers Festival-Delphi........................................ 65 Old Settlers Festival-Odon......................................... 64 Old Town Waverly Park Festival................................ 84 Old Washington Street Festival.................................. 78 Oliver Winery...........................................................12 Orleans Dogwood Festival........................................ 20 Osceola Bluegrass Festival........................................ 67 Ouibache Music Festival........................................... 82 OUTfest.................................................................... 68 Owensville Watermelon Festival.................................51

P Paoli Fall Festival....................................................... 77 Paragon Homecoming Festival....................................71 Parke Countians' Favorite Fireworks............................51 Parke County 4-H Fair............................................... 54 Parke County Covered Bridge Festival™ Rockville�������������������������������������������������������������90 Bellmore�������������������������������������������������������������90 Bloomingdale������������������������������������������������������90 Bridgeton������������������������������������������������������������90 Mansfield����������������������������������������������������������� 91 Mecca���������������������������������������������������������������� 91 Montezuma��������������������������������������������������������� 91 Rosedale������������������������������������������������������������� 91 Tangier��������������������������������������������������������������� 91

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Parke County Maple Fair............................................16 Pennsy Trail Art Fair & Music Festival..........................62 Perry County Convention & Visitor's Bureau.................. 8 Peru/Miami County Community Garage Sale............. 25 Pierogi Fest................................................................62 Pig Roast in the Park.................................................. 66 Pioneer Days............................................................ 42 Polo at Hickory Hall Polo Club................................... 48 Potter's Bridge Fall Festival......................................... 88 Pow Wow-NCGLNAC 16th Annual Gathering of Great Lakes Nations....................................... 40 Propeller Marketing....................................................12 Pumpkin Fantasyland................................................. 86 Pumpkin Harvest Festival........................................... 84 Purdue Christmas Show............................................102 Putnam County Airport Appreciation Days..................76 Putnam County Visitors Bureau.................................... 8

Q Queen of All Saints Parish Festival............................. 35 Quigley Jazz Jam Fest............................................... 96 Quilters Hall of Fame Celebration...............................59 Quilt Gardens along the Heritage Trail.......................31 Quilt Show................................................................17

R Redbud Trail Rendezvous........................................... 23 Red Gold Chili Cook-Off........................................... 93 Red Skelton Festival................................................... 60 Remington Water Tower Days.................................... 40 Rhapsody Arts & Music Festival................................. 38 Rhythm & Soul Fest................................................... 42 Riley Festival....................................................... 82, 86 Riley Wrangler's 35th Annual Arts and Crafts............. 25 Ripley County Tourism Bureau...................................... 8 Rising Sun/Ohio County Tourism................................ 34 See also Ohio County Convention, Visitor and Tourism Commission Rising Sun's Blues & BBQ.......................................... 49 River Bend Film Festival............................................. 23 RiverRoots Music and Folk Arts Festival....................... 38 Rivertown Art Tour.................................................... 40 Roachdale Rib & Blues Festival.................................. 84 Roann Covered Bridge Festival...................................74 Rock N' Rail Fest........................................................71 Rockport Blues on the Rock........................................ 73 Rockport Family Christmas Festival............................102 Rock the Arts............................................................ 49 Rockville Hometown Holidays...................................102 Rosedale Country Christmas Shoppe.........................101 Rosedale Spring Fling............................................... 23 Rosedale Strawberry Festival..................................... 38 Round the Fountain Art Fair....................................... 29 Russiaville Summer Fest..............................................31

S Salute to Veterans of WWII........................................76 Sandhill Crane Festival & Car Show........................... 80 Sandlady's Gourd Art Festival................................... 89 Santa Claus Christmas Celebration...........................101 Sassafras Tea Festival & Civil War Living History........ 23 Schweizer Fest.......................................................... 65 Scott County Fair...................................................... 50 Scott County MaterFest............................................. 60 Scott County Quilt Festival..........................................76 Scott County Visitors Commission................................. 8 Scottsburg Airport Powered Paraglider Fly-In...............75 Second Saturdays..................................................... 20 Seymour Oktoberfest................................................ 86 Shamrock the Block....................................................17 Shelby County Fair................................................... 54 Shelby County Pioneer Fair....................................... 73 Shelby County Tourism & Visitors Bureau................ 8, 33 Shiner Pride Car Show.............................................. 56 Ship-Chic Craft & Vintage Show...............................103


INDEX Shipshewana Across the Road.............................. 87, 95 Shipshewana Antique Festival.................................... 65 Shipshewana Fall Crafters Fair................................... 87 Shipshewana Flea Market......................................... 25 Shipshewana Ice Festival..........................................103 Shipshewana/LaGrange County CVB.......................... 8 Shipshewana New Years Day Auction........................14 Shipshewana Pajama Sale.........................................15 Shipshewana Quilt Festival........................................ 44 Shipshewana's Lights of Joy................................96, 101 Shipshewana Trading Place Auction and Flea Market........................................................12 Shoals Catfish Festival............................................... 55 Shubael Pioneer Village Heritage Weekend................94 Simply Spring Market................................................ 25 Sleepy Hollow Fall Celebration...................................94 Small Business Saturday.......................................... 100 Smoke On The Square-Annual Bartholomew County BBQ Cook-Off.........................................26 Southern Indiana Bacon and Blues Festival................. 89 Southern Indiana Uncorked....................................... 29 South Lake County Agricultural Historical Society Antique Tractor and Farm Show.......................... 57 South Shore Convention Visitors Authority................ 104 Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance................12 Spencer County Visitors Bureau................................... 8 Spirit of Monticello Festival........................................ 48 Spirit of Vincennes Rendezvous.................................. 29 Sportsman Outdoor Show and Sale........................... 20 St. Boniface Germanfest.............................................76 St. George Festival.................................................... 79 St. Joe Pickle Festival................................................. 58 St. John Festival........................................................ 56 St. John Oktoberfest.................................................. 82 St. Joseph County 4-H Fair.................................. 40, 50 St. Patrick's Day Celebration.......................................16 St. Patrick's Day Nighttime Parade..............................16 St. Peter Germanfest.................................................. 83 St. Peter's Festival.......................................................74 St. Andrew Greek Festival......................................... 38 Stateline Heritage Days............................................. 64 Steuben County Tourism Bureau................................... 8 Stone's Trace Pioneer Festival.................................... 77 Straight Shooters Fireworks LLC...................................12 Sugar Camp Days.....................................................17 Sullivan County Rotary Corn Festival.......................... 79 Sulphur Springs Community Days & Mud Bog............ 69 Summer Market on the Lake...................................... 35 Summer's End Festival............................................... 69 Summer's End Market................................................ 73 Summer Sundown Music Series..................................31 Sunshine Music Festival & Fall Market........................ 89 Super Hero 5K & Fitness Festival................................ 44 Sweet Owen Convention & Visitors Bureau..............8, 41 Swiss Wine Festival........................................60, 67, 69

T Talbot Street Art Fair................................................. 44 Taste of Cass County................................................. 67 Taste of Montgomery County..................................... 70 Taste of Shelby County.............................................. 40 Taste of the Gardens................................................. 70 TASTE of Tippecanoe................................................ 44 Taste the Difference Festival......................................103 Tenderloin Throwdown.............................................. 49 Three Rivers Festival............................................ 55, 57 Tippecanoe County 4-H Fair..................................... 60 Tipton County Pork Festival.........................................74 Touch of Dutch Festival.............................................. 66 Tourism Commission of Sullivan County........................ 8 Traditional Pow-wow, 28th Annual............................. 20 Traditional Pow-Wow, 38th Annual............................ 68 Trail of Courage Living History Festival........................81 Tree City Fall Festival................................................. 79 Tri-State Antique Market............................................ 25

Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Fall Swap & Sell.......... 89 Tri-State Gas Engine & Tractor Spring Swap & Sell......26 Turkey Run Women's Wellness Retreat........................ 20 Twelve Mile 500....................................................... 54 20th Century Chevy Car Fest..................................1, 79 Two Rivers Music Festival........................................... 40

U Union City Arts Festival..............................................75

V Valparaiso Popcorn Festival....................................... 77 Vermont Settlement Festival........................................ 64 Vernon Labor Day Festival of the Arts......................... 73 Versailles Lions Club Pumpkin Show............................81 Very Merry Christmas..............................................101 Viking Fest................................................................ 20 Vincennes/Knox County Visitors and Tourism Bureau...................................................10 Vintage Indiana........................................................ 32 Vintage Motor Bike Club Meet....................................62 Visit Bloomington................................................ 10, 85 Visit Fort Wayne........................................................10 Visit French Lick West Baden..........................10, 52, 53 Visit Hendricks County...............................................10 Visit Lafayette - West Lafayette....................................10 Visit Madison...................................................... 10, 27 Visit Michigan City LaPorte...................................10, 31 Visit Morgan County..................................................10 Visit South Bend Mishawaka.......................................10 Visit Wabash County.................................................10

W Wabash Founder's Day Festival..................................81 Wabash Garden Fest................................................ 69 Wabash Riverfest...................................................... 58 Wakarusa Maple Syrup Festival................................ 20 WAMMfest.............................................................. 68 Wanamaker Old Settlers Day.....................................51 Wanatah Scarecrow Festival..................................... 83 Warm Glow Fall Festival........................................... 84 Washington County Tourism.......................................10 Waterman's Fall Harvest Festival-Indianapolis............. 84 Wayne County 4-H Fair............................................ 49 Wells County 4-H Fair............................................... 58 Wendell Willkie Days............................................... 79 West Boggs Civil War Reenactment............................. 1 Westville Pumpkin Festival......................................... 83 White County Visitors Bureau.............................. 10, 48 White River Valley Antique Show............................1, 74 Whitestown Brew Fest............................................... 78 Winding Creek Bluegrass Festival.............................. 67 Wine-A-Ree........................................................ 93, 96 Wine & Brew Fest................................................. 1, 84 Wine Walk.............................................................. 48 Winter Wine Walk..................................................103 Wolcott Summer Festival........................................... 55 Woodburn SummerFest............................................. 48 World Arts Expo......................................................103

Y Yellowstone Trail....................................................... 68 Yes Film Festival.........................................................95

Z Zimmerman Glasstoberfest.........................................94 Zionsville Lion's Club Fall Festival................................75 Zionsville Street Dance.............................................. 65 Zoom Town Covered Bridge 5k Run/Walk................. 29

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