Pioneerland - LaPorte

Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
11/26/2021 - 11/28/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Christkindlmarkt at LaPark Playground - 3 Days
LaPark Playground, LaPorte IN
12/04/2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Holiday Art Fair - LaPorte
LaPorte County Historical Museum, LaPorte IN
12/04/2021
11:00 am - 7:30 pm
Jingle Berry Bash - LaPorte
T-Berry’s Diner, LaPorte IN
12/04/2021
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pioneerland Christmas
LaPorte County Fairgrounds, LaPorte IN
12/11/2021
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Downtown Cookie Walk - LaPorte
LaPorte Chamber of Commerce, LaPorte IN
12/11/2021
7:00 pm - 10:45 pm
Holiday Pops Concert
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte IN
12/19/2021
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Evvy's Coffeehouse Holiday Open House
Evvy’s Coffeehouse, LaPorte Ave. Indiana
12/30/2021
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mega Beatles Concert - LaPorte
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte 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/
Photo of Pioneerland

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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