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Event Starts
Friday, May 3 2024
Event Ends
Saturday, May 4 2024

2024 information will be posted when received

2025 Date:  May 2-3, 2025

HT 2023 05 Mayfest

Each year we are excited to kick-off our spring season with a Mayfest celebration in Shipshewana. Locals and visitors alike join in for some good ole’ fashioned hometown fun! Downtown will be bustling with activities like band & choir concerts, kid’s activities, live entertainment, softball tournaments, food trucks, benefit breakfast and much more!  The Grand Mayfest parade on Saturday morning will kick things off for the day.  Check back for more information as it becomes available.

2023 Mayfest Schedule of Events
Start time/End time/Event Location Site
8:30:00 AM 9:15:00 AM John Dudley Main Tent
9:45:00 AM 10:30:00 AM John Dudley Main Tent
12:15:00 PM 2:00:00 PM Westview Band and Choir Main Tent
5:00:00 PM – Softball Tournament Cove
5:30:00 PM 8:00:00 PM 3-on-3 Basketball Cove
5:45:00 AM 6:45:00 PM Main Tent
7:00:00 PM 8:00:00 PM Chris Graber Main Tent
7:00:00 AM 10:00:00 AM Pancake & Sausage Breakfast Main Tent
8:00:00 AM – 3-on-3 Basketball Cove
8:00:00 AM – Softball Tournament Cove
8:00:00 AM – Volleyball Tournament Cove
8:15:00 AM – Kids Fun Run Wolfe Building
8:30:00 AM – 5K Run Wolfe Building
10:00:00 AM – Parade
10:00:00 AM Kids Pedal Pulls Registration Depot Street
11:00:00 AM Kids Pedal Pulls Depot Street
11:30:00 AM – Art Awards Main Tent
11:30:00 AM – Balloon Artist Mercantile Porch
12:00:00 PM 6:00:00 PM Second Balloon Artist Park Pavilion
1:00:00 PM 6:00:00 PM Face Painting Park Pavilion
1:00:00 PM 7:00:00 PM Barrel Train Rides Depot Street
12:00:00 PM 7:00:00 PM Bounce Houses East of main tent
12:00:00 PM – Corn-hole Tournament Wolfe Building Parking Lot
12:00:00 PM 12:45:00 PM Jim Barron Main Tent
1:00:00 PM – K9 Demonstration Town Park
1:00:00 PM Kids obstacle course races (16+under)
2:00:00 PM Kids jousting tournament (16+under) East of main tent
2:00:00 PM – 3-on-3 Basketball, Open Division Cove
2:00:00 PM – Garden Tractor Pulls North Harrison Street
2:30:00 PM 3:15:00 PM Heartland Cloggers Main Tent
3:00:00 PM – 3-on-3 Basketball, Century Division Cove
3:30:00 PM 4:15:00 PM Jim Barron Main Tent
4:30:00 PM 5:30:00 PM Acoustic Harmony Main Tent
5:45:00 PM 6:45:00 PM Ira Mullet Main Tent
7:00:00 PM 8:00:00 PM Johnson Bentley Band Main Tent

Sponsored By:

Shipshewana Retail Merchants Association


Town of Shipshewana
Shipshewana, IN 46565

Contact Info
Phone: 800-254-8090