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May 27, 2024 Fort Wayne, IN
Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony

Line up starts at 10AM at Parnell & Bob Arnold Drive, parade starts at 11AM. Contact Tracy Emmons (765-251-4252) ASAP to get into the Indiana MVPA lineup. Parade ends at the Memorial Coliseum on Coliseum Blvd., approximately a 1 mile route. You are invited to stay for the closing ceremony, it will take place at the end of the parade by the Memorial Plaza (Fighter Jet). At line up, go by the Mission BBQ truck, they are very generous with the free chow for those with HMVs. The parade website is Memorial Day Parade & Ceremony.
May 31-June1, 2024 College Corner, OH
15th Annual Willys Jeep Rally - Show & Swap Meet

Hueston Woods Lodge, 5201 Lodge Rd., (45003). 9AM-4PM Friday, 9AM- Saturday. All the info you'll need and the registration forms can be found at Willys Jeep Rally
June 1, 2024 Pennville, IN
Museum of the Soldier Presents: CW5 Craig "Jeff" Houser, "Apache Country: A Cambodian Odyssey" Dinner & Presentation

Pennville Gym, 390 W Pleasant St., (47369).  Doors open at 6PM, dinner starts at 6:30, CW5 Houser's presentation follows.  RSVP & payment ASAP, NLT 24 May. Contact MoS at 260-729-7017 or 766-4235. Program Summary.
June 8-9, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
D-Day Display

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216). 10AM-4PM. Saturday - "Battle in the Bocage."  Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
July 20, 2024 North Judson, IN
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum Soldiers and Civilians In History

507 Mulberry St., (46366). Looking for all eras of military history/civilian displays and HMVs. Setup Friday. Contact for info and registration: Jon Schmidt at jeshistory@hotmail.com. Event website.
July 20-21, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
Korean War Weekend

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 WWII & KW era HMV for public display.
9AM - Indiana MVPA meeting. We'll cover upcoming Summer events and Rally updates.
July 20-21, 2024 Vincennes, IN
Vietnam Veterans Appreciation Day

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Displays and re-enactment. Visit the IMM website or call 812-882-1941 for more info and updates.
July 26-28, 2024 Celina, OH
Troops in Town 2024

Behind the American Legion Post 210, 2510 SR-703, (45822).  More details at Troops in Town on Facebook.
August 1-4, 2024 Toledo, OH
JeepFest 2024

401 Jefferson Ave., (43604). For more details, schedules and registration info, see JeepFest website.
August 10-11, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
WWII Pacific Theater 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.
August 31, 2024 Marion, IN
33rd Annual Fly/In Cruise/In

Marion Municipal Airport, 5904 South Western Ave., (46952). 7AM-2PM. This year featuring the return of the 1942 C-53 display from Beach City Baby, Living History Redefined. Antique, classic, homebuilt, ultralight, rotorcraft & warbird aircraft, vintage cars & trucks, HMVs & tractors. All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast from 7AM-noon. Visit the Fly/In Cruise/In site for more info and updates. Contact Tracy Emmons (765 251-4252) if you want in on the displays.
August 31-September 1, 2024 Vincennes, IN
Labor Day Salute to WWII Vets

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Displays and re-enactment. Visit the IMM website or call 812-882-1941 for more info and updates.
September 12-14, 2024 Oshkosh, WI
49th Annual MVPA-HA International Convention

Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) grounds. See MVPA.org for details until they are published in History in Motion.
September 14-15, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
Vietnam War 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.
September 20-21, 2024 Portland, IN
33rd 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!
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. Columbus Huey will be offering UH-1 helicopter rides. There will be an Indiana MVPA meeting open to all on Saturday, 21 September after the 10AM parade. Fairgrounds open Thursday, 19 September, for setup. For vendor information, contact: Mike Lusty at mlusty@indy.rr.com.  Show FLYER.
September 20-21, 2024 Gilbert, PA
REDBALL Fall Show 2024

West End Fairgrounds, 570 Fairgrounds Rd., (18331). 9AM-5PM Daily. More information for vendors and living history/re-enactors at the show website. Contact Jim Gilmore at jgilmore@ptd.net or 570-325-5216. 
September 28, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
WW2 in the Mediterranean

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 5, 2024 Vincennes, IN
Huey Helicopter Day

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591). Indiana Air Search & Rescue will be flying - see our Facebook for times. Visit the IMM website or call 812-882-1941 for more info and updates.
October 18-19, 2024 Shepherdsville, KY
3rd Annual Kilroy Military Show & Swap Meet

Bullitt County Fairgrounds, 964 Clermont Rd., (40165). 9AM-6PM Daily. $5 Admission, FREE for Veterans & 17 and under. M5A1 Tank and UH-1 Helicopter on site; rides available. Living History & military vehicle displays. Show FLYER.
November 2, 2024 Indianapolis, IN
WW1 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.
December 13-15, 2024
December 20-22, 2024
December 27-29, 2024
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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