The Mansfield Mushroom Festival and Car Show

Mansfield Village Mushroom Festival

When: April 29-30, 2017

Where: Mansfield Village - Parke County, Indiana

The Mansfield Village Mushroom Festival is one of the premier festivals held in Mansfield Village during the year. This annual favorite is a celebration of the spring arrival of the elusive morel mushroom. It is a two-day annual event during the last weekend in April. All events are held in the quaint village along the banks of Big Raccoon Creek.

  • Mushroom Hunt
  • Mushroom Auction
  • Biggest Mushroom Contest
  • Classic Car Show
  • Free "Oldies" Concert on Sunday
  • Food and Craft Vendors
  • Festival Foods

Vendors and Shopping

Village shops and booths are located throughout town, along with festival foods and free tours at the Mansfield Roller Mill. And the weekend wouldn’t be complete without a fried mushroom sandwich available on the main road at The Mushroom Shack. Be sure to sample delicious varieties of foods available throughout Mansfield Parke!

Weekend Highlights

Highlights for the weekend include the Car Show, Mushroom Auction, and Mushroom Hunt and Contest. The Mushroom Auction is held all day throughout the weekend on the porch of the Red Barn located downtown, with buyers and sellers from all over the Midwest. The Mushroom Hunt and Contest are held both days and begin with registration at Fox’s Overlook, also located downtown.

Free Music all day Sunday in the Pavilion.

Vendor Information

Prime vendor locations are available at Mansfield Parke - located in the heart of Mansfield, for the Mansfield Mushroom Festival!


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Mushroom Festival Car Show

Pack up your family and join us for the Annual Mushroom Festival Car Show!

The Mushroom Festival Car Show was established in 2000 to promote family fun and festivities for collector car owners in the historic village of Mansfield, Indiana.

The Car Show is held in the Old Barnyard of Mansfield Parke. Registration is at the Pavilion of Mansfield Parke located in the north end of the Old Barnyard location.

The venue provides lots of space between blacktop lanes for one of the biggest shows in the area. This is a great chance to show off your car while enjoying the Mushroom Festival.

Registration and judging from 8:00 am until noon.
The awards ceremony will be held immediately following the music at approximately 2:00 pm.
$15 entry fee before April 15th; $20 the day of show.

Unique mushroom trophy plaques awarded for a variety of classes!

  • Dash plaques to first 250 registrants
  • Free t-shirts for all early registrants

To register, please print the Car Show Registrations form and send it to us with your payment.