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The Shipshewana Horse Auction is held every Friday, year-round. Horse lovers from all over the United States join us for our weekly auctions of driving, work, saddle horses, ponies, and tack. Special yearly horse sales are held on Good Friday and the Day After Thanksgiving.

Regular Horse Auction Schedule

10:30 am: Tack

12:30 pm: Loose, Saddle Horses, Ponies

2:30 pm: Work Horses, Driving Horses

For Buyers

From buyer numbers to terms of sale, click here for everything you need to know to buy at our next horse auction.

For Sellers

From Coggins test to commissions, click here for everything that you need to know to sell at our next horse auction.

Special Sales

The Shipshewana Good Friday Horse Sale and Day After Thanksgiving Horse Sale are special yearly events attracting hundreds of horse lovers from all over the country. These large events last well into the evening with up to 400 or more horses sold. Click here for more information on these special horse auctions.


Upcoming Events

There’s always something exciting happening at Shipshewana. Browse our upcoming events, and book a room today so that you don’t miss out on your favorite event!

  • Weekly Misc. & Antique Auction

    Wednesday, October 26th
  • Weekly Livestock Auction

    Wednesday, October 26th
  • Weekly Horse Auction

    Friday, October 28th
  • Fall Marketplace

    Saturday, October 29th

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