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Shipshewana MayFest-Wake Up and Smell the Flowers

Shipshewana MayFest-Wake Up and Smell the Flowers

STARTS

5/5/17

ENDS

5/6/17

All Day Event

Are you ready for spring? It’s right around the corner, and so is our MayFest celebration!

Shipshewana MayFest kicks off on Friday, May 5th with entertainment and food at the main tent all day long.

Saturday morning kicks off with a benefit pancake and sausage breakfast, a 3 on 3 basketball tourney, and a 5K Road Run. Then at 10am is the Grand Parade.

After the parade there will be buggy races, puppet shows, art awards, magic shows, kids’ games, a corn hole tournament, 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 two bands, and it’s free! All activities will be held downtown Shipshewana unless noted otherwise.

2017 Mayfest Schedule

Friday, May 5th

8:30 am – 9:15 am — Mousetrap Puppets –  Main Tent

9:45 am  – 10:30 am — Mousetrap Puppets – Main Tent

12:15 pm – 2:00 pm — Westview Band & Choir, Main Tent

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm — Music Entertainment at the Main Tent

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm — Menno Miller Family

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm —  Corneal Wickey Family

Saturday, May 6th
All Activities downtown Shipshewana (near Main & Morton St.) unless noted otherwise

7:00 am – 10:00 am — Parkview Health Screening at Wolfe Building

7:00 am –  10:00 am —  Benefit pancake and sausage breakfast sponsored by Marion Christian Fellowship, at Main Tent

8:00 am — 3-on 3 Basketball

8:15 am — Kids Fun Run, start at Wolfe Building

8:30 am — Run Shipshewana 2017-5K Run, start at Wolfe Building

10:00 am – 11:00 am — The Grand Mayfest Parade*

11:00 am (after parade) — Shipshewana 500 Buggy Races, Corner of Main St. & Morton St.

11:00 am (after parade) – Corn Hole Tournament-Wolfe Building Parking Lot.

11:45 am – 12:30 pm – John Dudley Magic Show – Main Tent

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm — Facepainting – Main Tent

12:30 pm — Parkview Samaritan Fly-In (subject to weather & availability)

12:45 pm – 1:00 pm — Art Awards, Main Tent

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm — Kids’ Games, Wolfe Building (sponsored by Parkview LaGrange Hospital)

1:00 pm — Shipshewana Police Dept. K9 Demo, Town Park

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm — Heartland Country Cloggers, Main Tent

2:15 pm – 3:00 pm — Hoosier Tae Kwan Do, Main Tent

2:00 pm —  Open Division 3 on 3 Basketball

2:00 pm — Garden Tractor Pull, Main Street near SR 5

2:00 pm — Pony Pull, Shipshe Auction Livestock Parking Lot

3:00 pm — Century Division 3 on 3 Basketball

3:15 pm – 4:00 pm John Dudley Magic Show,  Main Tent

4:00 pm — Man Pull- Morton Street-(sponsored by E & S Sales)

5:30 pm – 8:00 pm — Music Entertainment at the Main Tent

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm — By Grace, Amos Raber Family

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm — Daniel & Emma Glick Family

Food and activities all day long!

Food, Food, Food!!! – Corner of Main & Morton Street 

*All events will pause for the Parade.  

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