Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Oct 4th - Oct 6th, 2018
9:00 am - 6:00 pm every day



 
  • No admission fee or parking fee.
  • For more information, call 888-447-4725.
  • Information available during the festival at the LaGrange Country Convention and Visitor's Center, located in the Shipshewana Convention Center on State Road 5/Van Buren Street and at the Information Booth at the Blue Gate Restaurant.
 

 

Events at a glance


  • Over 100 Artisans and Crafters fill the large tents in the parking lot west of the Blue Gate, with others found throughout town.
  • Live entertainment, including Gospel and Folk musicians
  • Kids' Activities including Face Painting, Balloon Artist, Mini-Train Rides, and a Petting Farm
  • 16th annual "Fall Crafters Fair Sing," featuring live outdoor music daily and evening shows in the Blue Gate Theatre. Learn more here: (Tickets & Info)
  • Classic John Deere Tractors
  • Old-Fashioned Harvest Demonstrations including Threshing
  • Old-Fashioned Apple Butter Making
  • Large Food Vendor Selection
  • Merchant specials throughout town
  • Prize Drawings
  • And much, much more...

Daily Entertainment Schedules

Thursday October 4, 2018
11:00 - 11:45 AM Bontrager Family Main Stage
12:15 - 2:15 PM John Schmidt Main Stage
2:45 - 4:45 PM Aaron Graber Main Stage
6:00 - 9:00 PM Bontrager Family & John Schmid Theatre
Friday October 5, 2018
11:30 AM Threshing Demonstration Lot C
11:00 - 11:45 AM Bontrager Family Main Stage
12:15 - 2:15 PM John Schmidt Main Stage
2:00 PM Petting Farm, Kid’s Tent Opens Lot C
2:45 - 4:45 PM Aaron Graber Main Stage
3:00 PM  Threshing Demonstration Lot C
6:00-9:00 PM Doyle Lawson & Bontrager Family Theatre
Saturday Oct 6, 2018
9:00 AM Kiddy Train Rides Lot C
9:00 AM Balloon Artist & Face Painter Lot C
9:00 AM Petting Farm & Kid’s Tent Open Lot C
10:00-10:30 AM Children’s Art Awards Main Stage
11:00-12:45 AM Bontrager Family Main Stage
11:30 AM Threshing Demonstration Lot C 
1:00 - 2:15 PM Aaron Graber Main Stage
2:45 - 3:15 PM Ryan & Friends Main Stage
3:00 PM Threshing Demonstration Lot C
3:30-4:45 PM Aaron Graber Main Stage
6:00-9:00 PM Ryan & Friends Theatre