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Bison, Band & BBQ

Bring your lawn chairs and blankets for a good ‘ole end of summer outdoor concert and cookout featuring live local performances & smoked bison, pulled pork & bacon sausage! Gates open at 6pm, Music 7pm-until dusk, Wagon rides to see buffalo available until 8:00pm. Tickets can be pre-purchased by visiting or by calling 260.854.3297 * Tickets can …

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Diesel Mania

There will be Truck pulls, Show N’ Shine, Dyno & Dirt Drags! Admission is $15 for Friday & $15 for Saturday, Pit Passes are an extra $15 for each night. We will be offering a 2 day pass for $45 (Pit pass included) Vendors, Food & Beverages available for both nights! Friday, August 9th Dirt …

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Wana Night Out in Shipshewana

The Biggest Sale of the Year! Watch for advertisements on and in the local newspapers. Individual store hours may vary.  Everyone loves a great deal!   Wana Night Out is the time to visit Shipshewana for great specials and discounts.  Shops stay open late to offer some of the best deals of the year.  Just …

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Chocolate Day

Who doesn’t love delicious chocolate? Visit Aunt Millies Candy & Nuts inside the Davis Mercantile and purchase your one of a kind chocolate box. Then stroll through our delightful town collecting chocolate confections to fill your box. All inclusive. For details call 260-768-7728.

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Shipshewana Ice Festival

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!

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Lighting of Shipshewana-Light Parade

The Holiday Light Parade and Lighting of Shipshewana on November 9, 2019 kicks off the Christmas season in Shipshewana and begins at dusk (6 pm). 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 …

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Music on the Deck at Fruit Hills Winery & Orchard

We ask that during these events that if there is a food vendor on site that you don’t bring your own food. We want to support the food vendors so that they will want to make a return visit and hopefully refer us to other vendors. If we have BYOF after the Musician listed then …

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Middlebury BBQ & Brew Festival

Enjoy stellar musical performances from fan-favorites High Gravity and Billy Croft and the Five Alarm Band, plus much-anticipated 2019 newcomer David Evans. Nosh on catering by Old Hoosier Meats, cool off with a sweet treat from Kukui Ice and quench your thirst with craft beer by local brewers and libations from the full-service open bar. …

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Market at the Mill

Join us for our 2019 Summer Market!  We will be set up with 20-30 extra vendors for a summer day full of shopping & eating, indoors & outdoors!  Featuring Vintage, Handmade,& Boutique Vendors. SHOPPING-LIVE MUSIC-FOOD TRUCKS  

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