Date: May 1st & 2nd, 2015
Are you ready for spring? It's right around the corner, and so is our MayFest celebration!
Shipshewana MayFest kicks off on Friday, May 1 with entertainment and food at the main tent all day long. Friday evening will feature Wana Variety Show at Shipshewana-Scott Elementary school and local musical talent in the main tent.
Saturday morning kicks off with a benefit pancake and sausage breakfast, a 3 on 3 basketball tourney, and a volleyball tourney. 10am is the Grand Parade.This year the theme is 'We Love Kids'.
After the parade there will be buggy races, puppet shows, art awards, magic shows, kids' games, a garden tractor pull and, of course, a full day of food and entertainment in the main tent.The evening is capped off by concerts by three bands, and it's free!
The Complete schedule is:
2015 Mayfest Schedule
26 Years of MayFest - May 1st and 2nd, 2015
Friday, May 1st
8:30am-9:15am: Medicine Man-Main tent
9:45am-10:30am: Medicine Man - Main tent
12:15pm-2:00pm: Westview Band & Choir - Main Tent
5:00pm-5:45pm: Medicine Man- Main Tent
6:00pm-9:00pm: Music Entertainment at the Main Tent
6:00pm-6:45pm: Heartstring Bluegrass
7:00pm-7:45pm: Abe Yoder-Redemption
8:00pm-8:45pm: Willie Miller Family
5:15pm-7:00pm: Wana Variety Show: Shipshewana Scott Elementary School. A variety of talent filled acts make up this 1 3/4 hour show!Be amazed by professional jugglers, Riley the talking rabbit, a world record holding jump roper and the prestigious Heller Magic Show!
$7 admission. Tickets available at E & S Sales.
Saturday, May 2nd
8:00am - Run Shipshewana 2015! Levi Jones Centennial 5K Run. Start at Main tent
8:00am-10:00am - Benefit pancake and sausage breakfast sponsored by Marion Mennonite Church. Main Tent
8:00am - 3 on 3 Basketball, Trading Place Pavilion
8:00am - Corn Hole Tournament, Trading Place Pavilion
8:30am - Co-Ed Volleyball Tournament, Trading Place Pavilion
9:55am- Kids Fun Run - start at north entrance of Shipshewana Flea Market
10:00am - 12:00pm: The Grand Mayfest Parade*
12:15pm: Shipshewana 500 Buggy Races, Corner of Main St. & Morton St.
12:00pm-12:40pm: Mousetrap Puppets - Main Tent
12:45pm-1:00pm: Art Awards - Main Tent
1:00pm-3:00pm: Kids' Games- Trading Place Pavilion
1:00pm: Shipshewana Police Dept. K9 Demo- Town Park
1:15pm-2:00pm: Medicine Man- Main Tent
2:15pm-3:00pm: Hoosier Tae Kwan Do - Main Tent
2:00pm: Garden Tractor Pull- Main Street near SR 5
2:00pm: Pony Pull- Shipshewana Auction Livestock parking lot
3:00pm -3:45pm: Mousetrap Puppets - Main Tent
4:00pm-4:45pm: Medicine Man - Main Tent
5:00pm-5:45pm: Heartland Country Cloggers- Main Tent
6:00pm-8:45pm: Music Entertainment at the Main Tent
6:00pm-6:45pm: Guitar,Banjo Bank
7:00pm-7:45pm: Wickle Creek Bank
8:00pm-8:45pm: Flatrock Bluegrass
All Day Saturday: Facepainting, and lots of free entertainment at the corner of Main & Morton Streets! Volleyball Tourney,Basketball Tourney, Corn Hole Tourney, Penguinnes Inflatables, Kids' Games, food and more at the Trading Place Pavilion!
Food, Food, Food!!! – Corner of Main & Morton Street and Trading Place Pavilion
*All events will pause for the Parade
In case of rain, some events may be held in the Shipshewana Auction Miscellaneous Building on SR 5
Sure hope you can join us!