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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…

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…

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 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 Posse.

James Dean Fans Weekend

Make a pilgrimage to Fairmount, Indiana and join other James Dean Fans for a weekend of fun, games, food and laughter.  Enjoy all the Dean sites in Dean’s hometown and bask in the camaraderie of true fans. Saturday 1pm Lenny’s World Famous James Dean Jeopardy Game, 6:30pm Fans Banquet Sunday 10am free light brunch at…

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 Moon Cats.

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 Boggy Branch Band with Mac Brewer.

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 Cadaver Dogs.

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.

Park Cemetery

Park Cemetery in Fairmount, Indiana is the final resting place of James B. Dean, Hollywood legend and icon. Pay your respects at his tombstone.  Many leave behind a trinket as a memorial to this timeless actor who was taken too soon. Dean grew up in Fairmount and his burial site is just down the road…