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Fairmount Historical Museum

765-948-4555|http://www.jamesdeanartifacts.com

September 2018

Remembering James Dean Festival & James Dean Run Car Show

September 28 - September 30
Playacres Park, 300 E. Madison St.
Fairmount, IN 46928 United States
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Sponsored by the Fairmount Historical Museum annually, this event includes a huge car show featuring 50's classic and custom autos.  Parade of Neon, special guests, swap meet, and plenty of 50's entertainment!  James Dean look-alike contest, 50's dance contest, 5k walk, Pet Parade, and showings of Dean's three films.

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James Dean Memorial Service

September 30 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Back Creek Friends Church, 7560 S 150 E
Fairmount, 46928 United States
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At 5:45pm on September 30, 1955 the world lost movie star James Dean, but gained a timeless legend.  Fairmount, Indiana native James Dean made only three movies in his short life:  East of Eden, Rebel Without a Cause, and Giant, but the mark he made on an entire culture is his true legacy.  Memorial service honoring native son James Dean at Back Creek Friends Church.  Friends , Guests and Fans remember Dean, and then make a pilgrimage to Dean's burial…

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September 2019

Remembering James Dean Festival & James Dean Run Car Show

September 27, 2019 - September 29, 2019
Playacres Park, 300 E. Madison St.
Fairmount, IN 46928 United States
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Sponsored by the Fairmount Historical Museum annually, this event includes a huge car show featuring 50's classic and custom autos.  Parade of Neon, special guests, swap meet, and plenty of 50's entertainment!  James Dean look-alike contest, 50's dance contest, 5k walk, Pet Parade, and showings of Dean's three films.

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James Dean Memorial Service

September 30, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Back Creek Friends Church, 7560 S 150 E
Fairmount, 46928 United States
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At 5:45pm on September 30, 1955 the world lost movie star James Dean, but gained a timeless legend.  Fairmount, Indiana native James Dean made only three movies in his short life:  East of Eden, Rebel Without a Cause, and Giant, but the mark he made on an entire culture is his true legacy.  Memorial service honoring native son James Dean at Back Creek Friends Church.  Friends , Guests and Fans remember Dean, and then make a pilgrimage to Dean's burial…

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September 2020

James Dean Memorial Service

September 30, 2020 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Back Creek Friends Church, 7560 S 150 E
Fairmount, 46928 United States
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At 5:45pm on September 30, 1955 the world lost movie star James Dean, but gained a timeless legend.  Fairmount, Indiana native James Dean made only three movies in his short life:  East of Eden, Rebel Without a Cause, and Giant, but the mark he made on an entire culture is his true legacy.  Memorial service honoring native son James Dean at Back Creek Friends Church.  Friends , Guests and Fans remember Dean, and then make a pilgrimage to Dean's burial…

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