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We Invite You to the Harlan Community Park for Our 70th Annual Town Fair Located In Harlan Indiana

August 3rd, 4th, & 5th 2017

Harlan Days is an annual festival held at the Harlan Community Park, in the town of Harlan Indiana. We are just a short 6 minute drive from I-469 on Fort Wayne Indiana’s Northeast side and we invite you to join us for some good ol’ fashion fair fun. Harlan Days is the primary fund raising activity for the Harlan Community Park Association. All profits benefit the park and its programs.

Our fair takes place the first weekend in August every year and is orchestrated by a tireless group of volunteers.

New for 2016, 4×4 Off-Road Racing

Another new event for 2016! 4×4 Off Road Racing located in the Festival Arena. Come out August 4th and watch as local drivers battle for the cash and crown! The arena off-road course will test drivers skills as they blast thru mud bogs, navigate tight turns and moguls, get sent flying high on jumps and bumps, and race to the finish. Fastest local truck wins $400 cash! Show starts at 7:00 pm and tickets just $5. Children 5 and under are... read more

4×4 Mudd Bogg Event Added for 2016

Watch drivers get their little piggy (oink oink) on. This year we are adding a 4×4 Mudd Bogg and things are sure to get messy out at the festival arena. Bring the kids to watch as the area’s biggest and baddest trucks blast thru the first ever Harlan Days Bog. Thirty feet long, three feet deep, and FILLED to the rim with Mud! Don’t miss the action as the engines roar and the mud flies. Fastest local truck wins $400 cash! Show starts at 7:00 pm and tickets just $5. Children 5 and under are... read more

New 2016 Monster Truck SmashEm Show

For 2016 we’re adding a Monster Truck SmashEm Show, which will be located in the festival arena on Saturday August 6th. Don’t miss this Saturday Night Main Event! Country Strong Promotions and their Massive Monster Trucks will be rolling into the Harlan arena. Don’t blink as these beasts jump & CRUSH cars one, two, AND three at a time! Also as added bonus, enjoy the special guest Mafia Mudslinger’s tough truck competition. Show starts at 7:30 pm and tickets just $8. Children 8 and under are... read more

Register for the 2015 Harlan Days Parade

Use the form below to register for the 2015 Harlan Days Parade. Or you can download the entry form in either Word or PDF format and bring it the day of the event. Send forms and questions to Fill out my online form. Fill out my Wufoo form! **Please arrive by 9:00 am, on parade day, at the North drive of Harlan Elementary School (off Spencerville Rd.) to sign in, register &... read more

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2016 Harlan Days Festival Food

Come hungry! We will have great food as always, and at family friendly prices too. In addition to our many other food vendors we will have the following dedicated menu in our main food tent:

Pat Connor Named 2016 Honorary Citizen

The 2016 Harlan Days Honorary Citizen is Pat Connor. One of the reasons Pat was chosen to be this year’s Honorary Citizen is because of the many, many years she has worked to help Harlan Days and Harlan Park become what it is today.

Curtis Smith Named 2016 Grand Marshal

Harlan Days is proud to announce that Curtis Smith will be the Grand Marshal for the year’s grand parade! Curtis Smith is the Director of Community Outreach for Parkview Health.