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The Güt Life

Today, 4:00pm
Maybe you haven't had a chance to actually visit an Amish home yet, but come meet your new friends Simon and Eliza Yoder in their living room as they give you a glimpse into their lifelong journey...

The Güt Life

Thursday, September 24, 2020, 1:00pm
Maybe you haven't had a chance to actually visit an Amish home yet, but come meet your new friends Simon and Eliza Yoder in their living room as they give you a glimpse into their lifelong journey...

Triumpant Quartet

Thursday, September 24, 2020, 8:00pm
The one consistent thing about life is change. Things around us are constantly changing. So when a group like Triumphant Quartet maintains consistency, it speaks volumes about whom they are and what...

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November and December feature many annual holiday events. It all begins with the Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 7, 2020! Don't miss Shipshewana's Lights of Joy Drive Thru! Christmas celebrations continue with Chocolate Day, Wana Night Out, Kids Day and Santa comes to town, Shipshewana Ice Festival December 29 & 30, 2020 and more. Check out the list, visit our event listings to confirm dates and times and choose what's perfect for you!

  • 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 annual holiday events. It all begins with the Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 7, 2020! Don't miss Shipshewana's Lights of Joy Drive Thru! Christmas celebrations continue with Chocolate Day, Wana Night Out, Kids Day and Santa comes to town, Shipshewana Ice Festival December 29 & 30, 2020 and more. Check out the list, visit our event listings to confirm dates and times and choose what's perfect for you!
  • Shipshewana Ice Festival
    December 29th, 2020 Come watch professional ice carvers create unimaginable pieces of art! Pieces for local businesses will be carved on Tuesday, December 29th.
  • 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
  • Shipshewana Antique Festival
    August 7, 2021 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 and door prizes! Admission is free. For more information on the Shipshewana Antique Festival, or to become a vendor, visit http://shipshewanatradingplace.com/events/shipshewana-antique-market

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