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February 24-25, 2023 Louisville, KY
Show of Shows
Kentucky Expo Center.  Fri 8:30AM-5PM, Sat 8:30-3PM. $10/day or $18/both.  Militaria everywhere...bling out your HMV or yourself.  Show info page HERE.
February 25-26, 2023 Green Cove Springs, FL
First Florida Chapter of the MVPA Winter Rally & Swap Meet

Reynold's Industrial Park, US Hwy 16 at Reynolds Blvd., (32043) Annual winter show. You'll see three cooperating organizations, resulting in a gathering of historic Military Vehicles, ranging from jeeps to armor to a helicopter. See show FLYER.
March 4, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
WWII Eastern Front Display and Re-enactment

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216). 10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
March 18, 2023
Meeting
Marion, IN
Indiana MVPA Meeting
Mike Mark's Shop, 2251 N. 700W., (46952).  10AM. 
Discussions on the summer shows, convoys, and Convention.
April 1-2, 2023 Vincennes, IN
2023 Great War Event Weekend

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Visit the IMM website for more info and updates.
April 28-29, 2023 North Baltimore, OH
MVPA Archives Team Meeting

Looking for help. Work starts at 9AM to 5PM Friday, 7:30AM to noon Saturday.  Help for one or both days.  If you are available, contact Mike Lusty at mlusty@indy.rr.com for details.  
May 6-7, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
Soldiers Thru Time Living History Event

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th
Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information. Good opportunity to bring
your HMV for display with one of the eras portrayed.
May 6-7, 2023 Vincennes, IN
WWII Remembrance

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Visit the IMM website for more info and updates.
May 18-21, 2023 Findlay, OH
36th Annual Armed Forces Day Celebration  

Hancock County Fairgrounds, 1017 E Sandusky St., (45840). Thurs 7AM-10PM, Fri 7AM-10PM, Sat 7AM-10PM, Sun 7AM-Noon. This year features the M274 series Mule...bring em over! The Indiana MVPA will convoy again! For more info visit Findlay Show website. We've been asked to help run some shuttles and gate work.
June 3-4, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
D-Day Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th
Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
June 15-17, 2023 Des Moines, IA
48th Annual MVPA-HA Convention  

State Fair Grounds, 3000 E Grand Ave., (50317). More info will follow.
June 23-24, 2023 Pierceton, IN (North Webster)
Honoring our Heroes
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park, N 850 E & E 200 N, (46555). 10AM-5PM. Two days this year!  American Huey 369 from Peru, IN will be flying two Huey helicopters in and doing membership flights.  Jerry Lindquist's Traveling Museum will be set up.  Food on site. Bring your HMV and enjoy the ambience! Contact: Ryan Long at ryan@triplellltruckrepair.com.  Show FLYER.
June 23-24, 2023 Owosso, MI
Arsenal of Freedom Festival
Steam Railroading Institute, 405 S. Washington St., (48867). 10AM-5PM.  FREE admission.  Focus on HMVs & the railroad industry WWII relationship.  Cab tours of steam locomotive Pere Marquette #1225 (used during WWII), caboose rides, military bivouacs and living history displays, food on-site.  Living history display setup on Friday, 22 June.  Contact: Bill Thatcher at wrt1@comcast.net for details like food, lodging, etc.  Show FLYER.
July 1, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
WWII Battle of Kursk Mini Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
July 15-16, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
Korean War Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216). 10AM-4PM. Displays both days. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information. Good opportunity to bring your WWII & KW era HMV for public display.
September 2-3, 2023 Vincennes, IN
IMM Salute to the Veterans of WWII

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Visit the IMM website for more info and updates.
August 12-13, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
WWII Pacific Theater Display and Re-enactment

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Reenactment on Saturday, displays both days. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park.  Contact M20CW for more information.
September 9-10, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
Vietnam War Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Displays both days. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park.  Contact M20CW for more information.
September 15-16, 2023
Rally & Meeting
Portland, IN
32nd Indiana MVPA Rally & Swap Meet - Museum of the Soldier's Open House & Fundraiser Dinner
Jay County Fairgrounds, 806 East Votaw St., (47371). 9AM-4PM Friday, 9AM-3PM Saturday. FREE Admission!  This year features the WWII 1/4-ton (Jeeps).  Combined with the Museum of the Soldier's annual Open House & Fundraiser Dinner. The Museum of the Soldier at 510 East Arch Street will be open. There will be an Indiana MVPA meeting open to all on Saturday, 16 September after the 10AM parade.  Fairgrounds open Thursday, 14 September, for setup.  For vendor information, contact: Mike Lusty at mlusty@indy.rr.com. You can help sponsor the show!  Go HERE.
September 23, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
WWII Operation Market Garden Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th
Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
October 20-21, 2023 Shepherdsville, KY
2nd Annual Kilroy Victory Military Vehicle Show & Swap Meet

Bullitt County Fairgrounds, 964 Clermont Rd., (40165) 9AM-6PM Daily. $5 parking/FREE Admission. For vendor space or more info, contact: Mario Maipid at 502-648-4727 or kilroymvpa@yahoo.com. Show Information Flyer
November 4, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
WWI Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th
Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park.  Contact M20CW for more information.
November 11, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
The Little Wars of South Africa

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Presented by the Museum of 20th
Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park.  Contact M20CW for more information.
December 15-16, 2023 Indianapolis, IN
Battle of the Bulge Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM. Displays on both days. Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park.  Contact M20CW for more information.


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