Pioneerland » LaPorte

Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
09/20/2019 - 09/22/2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
3- Day Tractor Show
Rumely Allis-Chalmers Heritage Center, LaPorte IN
09/21/2019
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunflower Fair
Michigan Avenue, LaPorte IN
09/21/2019
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Country Western BBQ & Hoedown
Firefly Farm, LaPorte IN
09/28/2019 - 09/29/2019
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pioneer Days
Creek Ridge County Park, Michiagn City IN
10/04/2019 - 10/06/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fall Barn Shop Hop
Fawn Run Farm, Rolling Priaire IN
10/04/2019 - 10/06/2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Fall Barn Shop Hop - 3 Days
10/05/2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fawn Run Farm Monthly Open House
Fawn Run Farm, Rolling Priaire IN
10/18/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lights Out at the Library
LaPorte Library, LaPorte IN
11/02/2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fawn Run Farm Monthly Open House
Fawn Run Farm, Rolling Priaire IN
12/07/2019
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Fawn Run Farm Monthly Open House
Fawn Run Farm, Rolling Priaire IN
08/12/2022 - 08/13/2022
12:00 am
Fridays At D PerforMANCE Comedy Theatre
D PerforMANCE Comedy Theatre, Gary (Miller) IN
03/10/2023 - 03/11/2023
12:00 am
Fridays At D PerforMANCE Comedy Theatre
D PerforMANCE Comedy Theatre, Gary (Miller) IN

Local Business Directory

Pioneerland

Work LaPorte County Fairgrounds Highway 2 and Zigler Road LaPorte IN 46350 United StatesWork Phone: 219-363-2070Website: http://pioneerland.org/
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Biographical Info

Pioneerland is located at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds, LaPorte, Indiana.  It’s inception began in 1995 as part of the LaPorte County Fair 150th Anniversary.  Since it’s beginning, Pioneerland has grown to include:

  • log cabin
  • blacksmith shop
  • antique post & beam barn
  • one room school house
  • post office
  • general store
  • farm bureau cabin
  • pioneer heritage garden
  • outdoor cooking kitchen
  • quilter’s cabin
  • artisan barn
  • wash house

The entire village was funded and is operated by volunteers.  The village depicts the 1800-1840’s time period.  It’s in full operation during the LaPorte Country Fair (the first full week in July), and for school tours the last weeks of May and the last two weeks of September.  It’s also open the first weekend in December and for special events as requested.  The events include bus tours, church groups, weddings, etc.  NOTE: All buildings are handicap accessible.

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