Shipshewana MayFest

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Shipshewana MayFest

Friday, May 4th - Saturday, May 5th

Celebrate spring with the town of Shipshewana's MayFest celebration. There will be entertainment, food, basketball and volleyball tourneys, buggy races, puppet shows, art awards, magic shows, kids' games, a garden tractor pull, cruise-in, and a parade.

Events for the whole family are held in downtown Shipshewana, and it's FREE!

Visit Shipshewana.com for more information.

2018 Mayfest Schedule

Friday, May 4th

  • 8:30am – 9:15 am –  Jim Barron, Comedian & Magician -  Main Tent             
  • 9:45am – 10:30 am –Jim Barron, Comedian & Magician - Main Tent
  • 12:15pm – 2:00 pm – Westview Band & Choir, Main Tent
  • 5:30pm – 8:00 pm – Music Entertainment at the Main Tent
  • 5:30pm to 6:30 pm – Chris Graber Group
  • 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm – John Schmid
  • TBD-  Softball Tournament- Shipshewana Ball Diamonds

 

Saturday, May 5th

All events will pause for the 10 am Parade.

  • 7:00 am-10:00am – Benefit pancake and sausage breakfast sponsored by Marion Christian Fellowship, at Main Tent
  • 7:30 am-10:30am Parkview Health Screening at Wolfe BuildingJohn Dudley
  • 8:00 am - 3-on 3 Basketball at The Cove
  • 8:00 am – Softball Tournament- Shipshewana Ball Diamonds
  • 8:15 am- Kids Fun Run, start at Wolfe Building
  • 8:30 am – Run Shipshewana 2017-5K Run, start at Wolfe Building
  • 9:40 am- Whippin Warriors (in front of Hostetler’s Pharmacy)
  • 10:00am- Whippin Warriors (on SR 5 in front of Blue Gate Restaurant)
  • 10:00 am – 11:00am– The Grand Mayfest Parade*
  • 11:00 am (After Parade) Kenny Stutzman Memorial Shipshewana 500 Buggy Races, Corner of Main St. & Morton St.
  • 11:30 am (After Parade) Balloon Man on The Davis Mercantile porch
  • 11:45- 12:30pm – John Dudley Magic Show - Main Tent
  • 12pm – Corn Hole Tournament- Wolfe Building Parking Lot
  • 12pm – 5pm– Facepainting – Near Wolfe Building
  • 12:30pm   Parkview Samaritan Fly-In (subject to weather & availability)
  • 12:45pm– 1:00pm - Art Awards, Main Tent
  • 1:00 pm - Shipshewana Police Dept. K9 Demo, Town Park
  • 1:00 pm-  Human Hamster Wheel- Morton Street
  • 1:00 pm – Pony Pull, Shipshewana Auction Livestock Parking Lot
  • 1:15pm – 2:00 pm – Heartland Country Cloggers, Main Tent
  • 1:30pm – 3:00pm – Kids’ Games, Wolfe Building (sponsored by Parkview LaGrange Hospital)
  • 2:00pm-   Open Division 3 on 3 Basketball at The Cove
  • 2:00 pm - Garden Tractor Pull, Main Street near SR 5
  • 2:15pm – 3:00pm – Hoosier Tae Kwon Do, Main Tent
  • 2:30 pm-  Egg Drop Contest-  Morton Street
  • 3:00 pm- Century Division 3 on 3 Basketball at The Cove
  • 3:15pm- 4:00 pm John Dudley Magic Show, Main Tent
  • 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm – Music Entertainment at the Main Tent
  • 5:30- 6:30pm – Liberated
  • 7:00 to 8:00 pm – Aaron Stutzman

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