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Last Flea Market Day for 2017 Season

It’s your last chance this season to shop the deals at the Midwest’s Largest Flea Market! The Shipshewana Flea Market is a do-not-miss Hoosier tradition with nearly 900 booths in an open-air market covering 100 acres.  The market is open every Tuesday and Wednesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., May through September. Vendors offer …

Shipshewana Flea Market

The Shipshewana Flea Market is a do-not-miss Hoosier tradition with nearly 900 booths in an open-air market covering 100 acres. The vendors are open 8:00 am-5:00 pm every Tuesday and Wednesday, May through September. Also open Memorial Day, 4th of July & Labor Day! Vendors offer a variety of products and truly have something for …

19th Annual Pumpkinvine Bike Ride

Pumpkinvine & Dine is an annual bike ride and two fundraising dinners for the expansion of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. Pumpkinvine Bike Ride – Bicycle on the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail and on county roads through the third largest Amish community in the U.S. Cruise on roads beside horses and buggies past traditional farms with sheep, …

Shipshewana Fire Dept. Benefit Ham & Bean Supper

100% of proceeds from this Ham & Bean Supper go directly to Fire Department supplies. Come and learn about the Fire Department’s needs and future goals. Fire trucks will be on display for all to see! Bring the kids! Our volunteer firefighters receive minimal reimbursement for fighting fires, responding to accidents, training for service or …

Chili Cook-Off

8th Annual Chili Cook-Off will take place the last day of the 2016 Shipshewana Ice Festival. The Chili Cook-Off is open to anyone who makes chili, there is no charge to compete! Trophies, cash prizes, gifts and bragging rights for all of the cooks! Admission is FREE if you are wearing a 2016 Ice Festival …

Fall Extravaganza

The Flea Market will be open for a 5-day market from Tuesday, September 27 through Saturday, October 1.The Flea Market is open from Tuesday, September 27 through Saturday, October 1 from 8am – 5pm each day. October 1 is the last Flea Market day for the 2016 season. The 2017 Flea Market season will begin …

An Evening in the Gardens

A perfect date night or girls’ night out, you’ll enjoy both local beers and wines expertly paired with delicious appetizers and special chocolate-covered strawberries for dessert. An Evening in the Gardens (formally Moonlit Gardens) June 18; 8 p.m.; $35 per person; reservations required by June 11; guests must be age 21 and older. We’re expanding …

17th Annual Pumpkinvine Bike Ride

Pumpkinvine & Dine is an annual bike ride and two fundraising dinners for the expansion of the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail. Pumpkinvine Bike Ride – Bicycle on the Pumpkinvine Nature Trail and on county roads through the third largest Amish community in the U.S. Cruise on roads beside horses and buggies past traditional farms with sheep, …

GSP Spring Tea

Experience the elegance of days gone by at our Spring Tea. Enjoy lovingly-baked delicacies such as savory snacks and sweets, a variety of teas and a guest speaker. Before tea time, take a guided tour of Gene’s Cabin and formal gardens. If you choose to wear your “tea-time best” make sure your attire includes appropriate …