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First Fridays - Downtown Wabash

First Fridays in February - December

First Fridays - Downtown Wabash

Monthly street festival jam-packed with food trucks, vendors, downtown shopping and vendors.
Downtown Wabash First Fridays are sponsored by Crossroads Bank and Pettit Printing, Wabash County Museum, Beacon Credit Union & KISS 95.9 FM.
Friday, April 1…………………………………‘Hop’ into Spring
Friday, May 6………………………………….Seniors & Sidewalk Sales
Friday, June 3………………………………….Downtown Wabash pARTy
Friday, July 1……………………………………The All-American
Friday, August 5………………………………Back-to-School Bash
Friday, September 2………………………..Fiesta Friday
Friday, October 7…………………………….Harvest & Hops
Friday, November 4…………………………Flannel Fest
​Friday, December 2…………………………​Wabash Winterland

Bunny Bash

April 16, 2022

Bunny Bash

A morning of free Easter-themed activities including a min-Easter egg hunt in the hedge maze and labyrinth, at the Charley Creek Gardens. Color Easter eggs and get your photo taken with the Easter Bunny! Free Admission

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Summer Music Series

Every Thursday in June

Summer Music Series

Enjoy live music, food, and drinks on the plaza at the Honeywell Center. Bring your own chairs and enjoy the free show! The Plaza Grill will be fired up and ready to feed you and all of your friends!

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2nd Fridays on Main

Second Fridays in June - October

2nd Fridays on Main

Shop, Gather & Dine” in North Manchester for the new “2nd Fridays on Main” hosted by Manchester Alive: Main Street Chamber Alliance. Enjoy live music, vendors, kid’s activities and so much more as we celebrate community in 2022.

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Wabash - Run the River Half Marathon | 10K | 5K

June 11, 2022

Wabash - Run the River Half Marathon | 10K | 5K

The brand new event includes a half marathon, 10K and 5K run options with a block party that will feature music and food vendors. Registration includes a free event t-shirt and commemorative glass for the top 20 overall half-marathon finishers.

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Lagro Good Ole Days

June 16-18, 2022

Lagro Good Ole Days

A three day festival in downtown Lagro, a little river-town with a big heart and a lot of recent investment! Enjoy a parade, car show, kid’s activities, a tractor pull, a beer tent, and building tours.

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Wabash County 4-H Fair

July 16-24, 2022

Wabash County 4-H Fair

Livestock judging and competitions, tractor pull, live music, student project displays and of course the Wabash County 4-H Fair Queen pageant. Full fairway of carnival rides and annual demolition derby!

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Bluegrass at Hopewell

July 30, 2022

Bluegrass at Hopewell

Spend the evening socializing with your friends and family listen to bluegrass music at the Rustic Barn at Hopewell. Excellent food and a cash bar onsite. Trolley No. 85 will give you a ride to the Rustic Church at Hopewell for a bourbon tasting and shopping antiques.

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Kunkel Cruise-In

August 19-20, 2022

Kunkel Cruise-In

One of the largest two-day car shows in the state of Indiana, with over 400 vehicles on display. The show is judged which attracts the best classic and muscle cars to compete for prizes. Food vendors onsite!

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Long Lake Fall Festival

Weekends September - October

Long Lake Fall Festival

Enjoy fall in Wabash County at Long Lake. There are oodles of kids Activites including hay rides, a bounce-house, gem mining, boat rides, a ninja warrior course and more. There is also a pumpkin patch and fall decor for sale.

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Roann Covered Bridge Festival

September 8-10, 2022

Roann Covered Bridge Festival

A three day festival that includes free live entertainment, food and craft vendors, ours of the Stockdale Mill, and a fantastic car and motorcycle show, plus a HUGE parade.

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Dam to Dam Bike Ride

September 11, 2022

Dam to Dam Bike Ride

Join 100s of cyclist from across the country as they ride throughout Wabash County. Riders enjoy this bike tour which appeals to all riding levels with routes from 15 miles to 150 miles. Breakfast and lunch is always included with registration.

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Founder's Festival

September 17, 2022

Founder's Festival

Make plans to join in on the celebration of those who had an impact on Wabash, IN. This festival has food, kids activities, a reenactment, and of course a parade. Sidewalk sales, food trucks and lots of vendors!

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Wabash Cannonball Chili Cook-off

October 15, 2022

Wabash Cannonball Chili Cook-off

Known as the largest chili cook-off east of the Mississippi, you can taste over 100 chili’s and vote for your favorite run for just $5. All funds are earmarked for local charities.  CASI sanctioned and blind-tasting divisions available.

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Jingle Jubilee

November 18, 2022

Jingle Jubilee

Celebrate the annual lighting of the courthouse, see Santa and his reindeer, shop sale specials from the Downtown Wabash shops and boutiques. Kids enjoy winter activities and Trolley No. 85 will take folks around town.

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FAME Festival

March 2023

FAME Festival

A one-day festival with student art displays and performances, multicultural workshops I music and art, student craft projects, and more! Free admission.

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Reserve Trolley No.85 For Your Next Event

The 34 passenger people-mover is available for private, historic tours, wedding celebration shuttle services, public events, and much more.

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Be the first to know about new and upcoming tours and get access to purchase tickets in advance of the on sale date to the public!

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