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The heat is on in Shipshewana, Indiana and intrepid travelers are making their annual visit to the beloved Amish community for a taste of home-cooked food and a glimpse hand-crafted goods. There are many exciting events happening here in the heart of Amish country, including:
- Quilt Gardens Tour: (May 31-October 1) – Boasting 17 quilt-patterned annual gardens and 17 outdoor murals! You’ll be amazed by the beauty of this exciting and popular event.
- Shipshewana Antique Market: (Saturday, June 4, 2011-7am-4pm) – Featuring over 100 vendors and a huge variety of toys, pottery, glass works, refinished furniture, and more–a hugely popular event!
- Quilt Festival: (June 22-25) – Guest speaker Kaye England will offer exciting insights into quilting and a wide selection of quilt vendors and workshops will keep you busy for an exciting weekend in Shipshewana!