Festivals

MayFest

May 2, 3, 2014
Shipshewana MayFest kicks off on Friday, May 2 with entertainment and food at the main tent all day long. Friday evening will feature a Local Skit Comedy Contest at Shipshewana-Scott Elementary school and local musical talent in the main tent.
Saturday features the huge parade stepping off at 10am and then enjoy entertainment for all ages all day!
Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=390

Shipshewana Antique Markets

Saturdays May 3, June 7, August 2 and September 6, 2014
Top quality antiques are offered in the Trading Place Pavilion and around the grassy area in front of the Trading Place Antique Gallery. Enjoy antiquing, eating and festivities! Hours 7am to 4pm.
Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=405

Walldogs Shipshewana

June 18 through 22, 2014
Excitement is in the air! The Walldogs are coming! Walldogs are old style artists preserving the tradition of their namesakes, who worked like dogs hand painting advertisements on brick walls and barns across America. Professional mural and sign painters will transform between 12 to 18 blank walls into works of art. Make plans to attend now! Facebook: Shipshewana Walldogs
Website:  www.shipshewanawalldogs.com

Shipshewana Quilt Festival 2014

June 25 through 28, 2014
This year's Quilt and Vendor Show will be open at 12 noon on June 25th following the 2014 featured speakers, Ami Simms and Mary Fons.
The 2014 quilt show will once again be juried and limited to approximately 200 quilts. You can look forward to the best of the best!

Website:  www.shipshewanaquiltfest.com

Fall Crafter's Fair

October 1, 2, 3, 4, 2014
Shipshewana will be hosting a festival of crafters, entertainers, and musicians that has become an annual fall event. The festival will take place in and around the town, located in the heart of beautiful Northern Indiana Amish Country. The festival is set to start at 9am, October 1st and will continue to run all day on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th. The event is planned for families and individuals looking for something truly unique and different from normal weekend routines.
Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=423

Christmas in Shipshewana

Holiday events begin in early November and delight until the end of the year! Check out the list and choose what's perfect for you!
Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=260

Shipshewana Ice Festival 2014

December 26, 27, 2014
Come watch professional ice carvers create unimaginable pieces of art! Pieces for local businesses will be carved on Friday, competition carving on Saturday and a chili cook-off!
Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=646

Shipshewana Pajama Sale

February 1, 2014
Shipshewana IN - The inns, hotels and B & B's have already started to accept your reservations for the annual Shipshewana Pajama Sale, as hundreds make plans for their annual trip for overnight pajama parties, and early morning shopping in their jammies. Most stores open doors at 6 a.m. and some even earlier.

Website:  http://www.shipshewana.com/page.php?page_id=351