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James Dean Memorial Service

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…

Remembering James Dean Festival & James Dean Run Car Show

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.

Fall Fest

Join us at Grains and Grill in Fairmount, Indiana for the 4th Annual Fall Fest. Many Free kids (10 and under) activities planned, including pumpkin decorating, face painting, balloon twisting, carnival games and much more. Handmade Market with artisan booths. In excess of 90 vendors will be selling handmade, homemade, repurposed, and recycled items. Food…

James Dean Memorial Service

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…

Remembering James Dean Festival & James Dean Run Car Show

Sponsored by the Fairmount Historical Museum annually, this event includes a huge car show featuring 50’s classic and custom autos. Car registration.  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.

Pre-James Dean Run Car Show

Annual Pre-James Dean Run Car Show event in downtown Fairmount features all pre-1980 cars.  Hosted by the Fairmount Lions Club. Entry Fee $10.  16 Special Car Awards, Dash Plaques for the first 100 entries. Terrific 50’s and 60’s era music throughout the evening.

Fairmount Concerts At The Stage

Join us at the James Dean Memorial Stage at Playacres Park, the stage where James Dean first performed! Tonight’s concert features The Blue Collar Union Band with Fairmount’s own Dan Justice and Josiah Robbins.

Fairmount Candle Co & Gifts

Our diverse line of products includes everything from custom made 100% soy wax candles, handmade soaps, bath bombs and coasters to recycled items, USA made-licensed wind chimes, camp chairs, banners, flags and thermometers. We carry a great line of handmade gifts. Book our party room for a Girls Night Out, Bridal Showers, Bachelorette Fun, Birthday…

James Dean Memorial Park

This pocket park and green space is the perfect spot for quiet reflection about the short life and many accomplishments of James Byron Dean, the Hollywood icon. Sit for a moment and view the bust created by Los Angeles based artist Kenneth Kendall. One of the stops along the James Dean Landmark Trail.

Candle Shed & Co., The

Our store is filled with the tantalizing aromas of 100% soy candles, wax melts, room sprays, bath bombs, body butters and body scrubs. Gift baskets created for you or by you with our delightful products for all of your gift giving needs. Custom coasters by Christen Stebing, re-purposed mirrors, wooden signs,  and more home decor…