Tag Archives: family fun Grant county Indiana

Mississinewa 1812 – 2022

Largest War of 1812 living history event in the U. S.  Battle re-enactments, reconstructed Indian village, trapper camps, sutlers, traditional craftsmen, food purveyors, and musicians.  The Battle of Mississinewa 1812 commemorates the battle fought here between 600 federal troops and British-allied Indians. Authentic attention to detail makes the difference as you step back in time…

Upland Labor Day Festival

Labor Day celebration featuring family fun and activities. Share the weekend with us and enjoy the truck show, car cruise-in, Monday parade, town-wide rummage, midway carnival, kids mini pedal tractor pull, big wheel and tricycle race, and apple crate derby. Lots of live music and contests. Fun for the entire family all weekend long in…

Grant County 4H Fair

Jon us for this annual county fair. Animal judging, 4H projects, and lots of blue ribbons. Great free entertainment daily, and special events during fair week every night. Fun rides and amazing fair food. Bring your family and make some happy memories.

Olde Tyme Christmas in Upland

Join us in Upland for a celebration of Christmas! Upland’s Tree Lighting will be at Depot Park from 4:30pm-7:30pm. Ride the Polar Express Train Rides or enjoy a carriage ride for free. From 5:30pm-6pm listen to Christmas Carols and then Santa himself arrives.  From 6pm-7:30pm the downtown Upland celebration includes a free kids’ craft corner,…

Breakfast With Santa

Join us for this fun holiday event!  Santa Claus joins us for breakfast during this wonderful family time. Bring the whole family to create wonderful memories at the Garden House in the Matter Park Gardens. For information contact 765-662-9931.

Let The Lights Shine on Main Street

Join us in Gas City for a twinkling Parade of Lights to kick off the holiday season.  Parade begins about 5:30pm.  Santa arrives at the end of the parade, and a tree lighting ceremony at City Hall will begin around 7pm.  Various activities and events throughout the day including craft vendors, scavenger hunts, caroling, kids…

Christmas City USA Walkway of Lights Downtown Event

This festive holiday event will include a Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at the courthouse square.  Pictures with Santa, trackless train ride, horse drawn carriage rides, live music, Christmas movies, craft vendors, food vendors, and of course, the Christmas Parade at 7pm.  You’ll enjoy bands, carolers, dancers and performers from local schools, churches, and organizations.  Downtown…

Jonesboro Brick Street Trunk or Treat

Sponsored by the Jonesboro Indiana Park Board, this trunk-or-treat event is a fun, safe way to take the little ones out for a fun evening. Be sure to wear your costume! We’ll be on 4th Street between Main St. and Water St.