Tag Archives: family fun Marion Indiana

Mississinewa 1812

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…

Walkway of Lights Christmas Parade & Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Join us for the start of the holiday season in Marion, Indiana! This fun holiday parade kicks of a season of merry-making for young and old alike. Brightly lit displays and vehicles will begin at the Washington St. bridge and head north towards Highland St. by the entrance to the Walkway of Lights. The lighting…

Mississinewa 1812

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…

Grant County 4-H Fair

Family fun at this annual county fair.  Food, rides, and games.  Friendly 4-H competition and blue ribbons galore!  $2 per car admission. Midway Rides Tuesday $15 wristbands, Wed-Sat $20 wristbands. Rides begin Tuesday-Friday 6pm, Saturday 2pm. Lots of great free entertainment as well as many exciting events with small admission fees. Free Stage schedule 2019.

Mississinewa Valley Band Concert

It’s Springtime at the Phillippe! The Mississinewa Valley Band presents ‘Jukebox Favorites’, the classics that were everyone’s favorite songs on vinyl. The Mississinewa Valley Swing Band and another special guest join us for the evening. No admission charge.  

Marion’s Mississinewa Riverwalk

Scenic path that follows the Mississinewa River and stretches for 2.25 miles. The walkway begins at Washington Street bridge and 1st Street, and extends through Matter Park, providing a trail system for recreation and physical fitness.  Walk, jog, run, bike, roller-blade – this paved trail is perfect for all types of activity.  Families and children love this trail!

Splash House Water Park

Water slides, lazy river, play pad, sand volleyball area, and a large wave pool make this the place to be for summer sun and family fun. Cabana rentals, locker rentals, and concessions. Surf lessons available. Private parties and special group rates. Seasonal, M-Sat 11am-6pm, Sun noon-6pm.  $8 adult, $6 children, students & seniors. Free admission age…