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Flea Market

Today, 8:00am
Shipshewana Flea Market, the Midwest's Largest Flea Market is nestled on 40 acres featuring products including plants, produce, clothing, home decor, yard decor, new, used, handmade, antiques,...

Flea Market

Wednesday, July 15, 2020, 8:00am
Shipshewana Flea Market, the Midwest's Largest Flea Market is nestled on 40 acres featuring products including plants, produce, clothing, home decor, yard decor, new, used, handmade, antiques,...

Salute to the Stars: Presley, Parton & Cash

Monday, July 20, 2020, 1:00pm
Showtimes Vary | Doors Open 30 min Prior Prices: Tickets Only – $24.95 | Dinner and Theater – $42.95 (plus tax & fees) This Concert will be held at the Blue Gate Music Hall The Bluegate...

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The Holiday Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 9,2019 kicks off the Christmas season in Shipshewana

  • Shipshewana Antique Festival
    August 1, 2020 8am – 4pm Farmstead Expo Barn & Event Pavilion, 368 S Van Buren St Bring the family and find a treasure at the Shipshewana Antique Festival. Shop quality dealers who set up selling antiques, jewelry, vintage items, collectibles, furniture, up-cycled products, glassware, and toys, and more! There is also delicious food, entertainment and door prizes! Other Antique Festival events include an antique telephone show, a classic car cruise-in, a swap meet and a steam & gas show. Admission is free. For more information on the Shipshewana Antique Festival, or to become a vendor, visit http://shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/shipshewana-antique-market
  • Lighting of Shipshewana-Light Parade
    The Holiday Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 7,2020 kicks off the Christmas season in Shipshewana and begins at dusk (6pm. The parade will wander throughout Shipshewana. Along with the traditional tree lighting in front of the Blue Gate Restaurant & Theatre, there will be Christmas Carols, Santa visits at The Davis Mercantile and refreshments throughout town. Activities all day long throughout town, including a Christmas pedestrian walk-way along Harrison Street. This is truly a spectacular event!
  • Christmas In Shipshewana
    November and December feature many holiday events. It all begins with the Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 9th! Don't miss Shipshewana's Lights of Joy Drive Thru! Christmas celebrations continue with Chocolate Day on November 14th, Wana Night Out on December 1st, Kids Day and Santa comes to town on December 5th, Shipshewana Ice Festival December 29th & 30th and more. Check out the list and choose what's perfect for you!
  • Shipshewana Ice Festival
    December 29th & 30th, 2020 Come watch professional ice carvers create unimaginable pieces of art! Pieces for local businesses will be carved on Friday, Dec. 27th. On Saturday, December 28th competition carving begins at 10am and a chili cook-off!
  • Mayfest
    May 7 & 8, 2021 Shipshewana MayFest kicks off on Friday, May 7th with entertainment and food at the main tent all day long. Friday evening will feature musical talent in the main tent. Saturday features the huge parade stepping off at 10am and then enjoy entertainment for all ages all day!
  • Shipshewana Quilt Festival
    June 23rd-26th, 2021 The Shipshewana Quilt Festival is a 4-day event with many activities including: lectures; workshops; Shop Hop; and Quilt & Vendor Show. More info at www.shipshewanaquiltfest.com or call 1-877-768-2010

For a Shipshewana Visitor Guide, call 800-254-8090.