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October 6-8, 2022 Portland, IN
18th Annual Fall Swap Meet
Jay County Fairgrounds, 1010 N. Morton St., (47371).  $5 admission, under 12 FREE.  Visit HERE for more information.
October 7-9, 2022
HMV Request
Camp Atterbury, IN
WWII Event 

Camp Atterbury. Looking for WWII era vehicles to support large WWII re-enactment. HMVs would be tasked to use your vehicle in its intended role.  American and German armor participating.  Possibly a vehicle display on post for other vehicles not WWII.  Contact Dave Weakley at dwweakley@yahoo.com for details.
October 14-16, 2022 Lima, OH
Lauer Farms 1944 Event 

Lauer Historical Farms, 800 Roush Rd., (45801). Designed to bring the WWII European front to the visitor.  Visit Lauer Farms 1944 website for details. 
October 15, 2022 Noblesville, IN
Greater Indianapolis Militaria Fall Show

Hamilton County Fairgrounds, 2003 Pleasant St., Bldg 7 (OV Winks) Bldg. 8AM-4PM. $6 ($5 w/card). Good place to pick up some HMV bling: uniforms, weapons and equipment. Contact Phil Elders at 317-332-7819 (after 6PM) or milsho07@yahoo.com.  
October 15, 2022 Vincennes, IN
Vietnam Appreciation Day  

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591).  MoH recipient Sammy Davis will there.  Charlie Walker's flying Huey will be offering rides.  Food and vendors are expected to be there (register with Jon Andrews, sianoil@hotmail.com).  Visit the IMM website for more info and updates
October 16, 2022 Indy, IN
Rally Steering Committee Meeting  

Lani Ropkey's place. Consolidate notes and numbers from this year's Rally. Early look at next year's Rally. Contact Lani to reserve a chair.
October 21-22, 2022 Shepherdsville, KY
1st 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.comShow Information Flyer
November 4, 2022
Parade
Marion, IN
Veterans Day Parade
Marion VA Campus, 1700 E 38th St., (46953). Line-up at Black Rd & Water St begins at noon, parade starts at 1pm. Bring your Veteran Steel for the Veterans! Contact Mike Lusty at mlusty@indy.rr.com to get in the lineup.
November 5, 2022 Indianapolis, IN
WWI 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.
November 11, 2022
Parade
Crawfordsville, IN
Veterans Day Parade
American Legion Post 72, VFW Post 1431 and DAV Chapter 103 and local DAR are sponsoring the event. Contact: Kevin Cobb at 765-491-5094.
November 12, 2022
Meeting
Indy, IN
Indiana MVPA Meeting
American Legion Post 155, 852 West Main St., Carmel (46032).  10AM.  Last meeting of the year.  Post-Rally reports, etc.  Historically, we bring in "Toys for Tots" donations at this meeting; bring something if you can.  We'll probably lunch after the meeting at Bru Burger.   
December 16-18, 2022 Indianapolis, IN
Battle of the Bulge Display  

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM.  Displays on all days.  Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
January 6-8, 2023
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January 20-21, 2023
Indianapolis, IN
Battle of the Bulge Display and Re-enactment  

Ft Harrison State Park, 5753 Glenn Rd. Bldg 701, (46216).  10AM-4PM.  Displays on all days.  Displays on all days, re-enactments on 6-8 January.  Presented by the Museum of 20th Century Warfare and Ft Harrison State Park. Contact M20CW for more information.
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 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.
September 15-16, 2022
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!  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.


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