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August 13-14, 2022 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.
August 18-20, 2022 Conneaut, OH
Annual D-Day Conneaut  

Conneaut Township Park, 480 Lake Rd., (44030).  Visit D-Day Conneaut website for all the details and schedules.
August 19, 2022 Indianapolis, WI
2022 Indiana State Fair Daily Car Exhibit on Main Street  

Indiana State Fairgrounds, E 38th St., (46205).  Military vehicle day - all exhibitors will receive 10 admission tickets & 1 parking voucher. Contact Jessica Koetteritz at jkoetteritz@indianastatefair.com if you would like to participate.  See FLYER.
August 19-20, 2022 Aniwa, WI
Central Wisconsin Military Show  

Motorama Auto Museum, Ltd., 4381 Stradale Ln., (54408).  One of the better shows in the mid-west for the layout and stuff that shows up.  The museum is pretty cool too, lots to see.  Military vehicles and equipment, living history encampments, swap meet, and guest speakers all in one place.  This year features jeeps.  Take your 1/4-ton up with you.  Take a look at the Motorama Auto Museum Facebook page for details & updates.
August 20, 2022
HMV Request
Fairmount, IN
American Legion Military Display  

American Legion Post 313, 522 East 8th St., (46928).  Setup on Friday, 19 August.  Large military display planned.  Looking for HMVs and static displays.  Free steak dinner for participants.  Text or call Nathan Deal at 765-661-1776 to get in on the show.  FLYER
August 24-27, 2022 Portland, IN
57th Antique Engine and Tractor Show
Jay County Fairgrounds, 806 E Votaw St., (47371).  $5 admission, under 12 FREE.  Featuring Minneapolis Moline Tractors and Wisconsin Engines.  Tons of tractor & engine parts, tools, and military items.  Visit HERE for more information.
August 27, 2022 Greenwood, IN
Greenwood Airport Day
Indy South Greenwood Airport, 897 Airport Pkwy., (46143). 9AM-4PM. Free parking and admission. WW II aircraft, vehicles, and live reenactors. The Young Eagles chapter will offer free plane rides for kids ages 8-17. Aircraft and helicopter rides available as well. Several flight training schools will be onsite for those interested in learning to fly. To register, the link is greenwoodair.eventbrite.com
August 27, 2022
HMV Request
Edinburgh, IN
Reeves Festival 
Historic Henry Breeding Farm, 13730 N 100 W (46124).  11AM-7PM, followed by fireworks.  Displays of Reeves steam engines, tractors, and classic cars, and Military Vehicles.  Contact Corey Vaughn, Bartholomew Co. Historical Society, at 812  372-3541 by 20 August.
September 3, 2022
HMV Request
Marion, IN
31st Annual Fly/In Cruise/In  

Marion Municipal Airport, 5904 South Western Ave., (46952). 7AM-2PM. This year featuring the dynamic 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. 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.  FLYER
September 3-4, 2022
HMV Request
Vincennes, IN
Salute to WWII Veterans  

Indiana Military Museum, 715 South 6th St., (47591).  There will be a HMV parade each day and two battles each day.  Exhibits and vending on site (pre-register with Jon Andrews, sianoil@hotmail.com).  Visit the IMM website for more info and reenactor registration.
September 9-11, 2022 Indianapolis, IN
Vietnam Weekend  

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 16-17, 2022
Rally & Meeting
Portland, IN
31st Indiana MVPA Rally & Swap Meet - Museum of the Soldier's Open House & Fundraiser Dinner
Jay County Fairgrounds, 806 East Votaw St., (47371). 9AM-6PM Friday, 9AM-4PM 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, 17 September after the 10AM parade.  Fairgrounds open Thursday, 15 September, for setup.  For vendor information, contact: Mike Lusty at mlusty@indy.rr.com. Download flyerYou can help sponsor the show!  Go HERE.
September 23-25, 2022
HMV Request
Angola, IN
American History Fest  

Commons Park, Circle Hill Cemetery Rd., (46703). 10AM-10PM Saturday, 9AM-2:30PM Sunday. Reenactment battles both days, presentations, displays.  For more information and reenactor registration, visit the American History Fest page.  
September 24, 2022 Indianapolis, IN
Operation Market Garden 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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.


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