July 31, 2008

Amish Acres Festival


July 31 to August 3
Nappanee, Indiana
350 artists and crafters from around the country surround Amish Acres pond to apply their trade and sell their wares. Live entertainment on three stages throughout the day includes country bands, magicians and square dancing.

Festival foods are a very important part of the four day event featuring everything from apple pie to zucchini bread.

$10,000 in cash prizes, children's entertainment tent and much more have earned the festival the honor of being one of the Top 200 festivals in the nation and the 8th Top Traditional Crafts Show by Sunshine Artist Magazine. The Arts & Crafts Festival has also been rated as one of Leisure Group Travel magazine's Top 50 Outstanding Festivals and events.

Continuous Entertainment on 3 Stages, Roving Clowns, Medicine Show & Musicians, Square & Line Dancing, Paddle Boats, Cloggers, Festival Foods from Roast Pork to Preaching Pies, Tasty Ice Cream to Sassafras Iced Tea, Amish Acres Tour, Rides, Shops, Famous Family-Style Restaurant, The Round Barn Theatre Showing Plain and Fancy, and Carousel. Old time music fills the main stage while kids ride the swan paddle boats on the pond.