Frankton Heritage Days is a 501(c)3
All Donations and Gifts are tax deductible.
Frankton Heritage Days LIVE!
The word heritage means “traditions”. Each year we celebrate with events for the entire family, parades, antique tractors and lots of entertainment.
One weekend each year we come together as a community to work, play, share, serve and even show off a little. We celebrate our little community in a very big way! Everyone is invited to join us!
"2015 Festival Festival Countdown"
Mark Your Calendar! ... Sept. 18-20, 2015
Join in on our newest “tradition” Hot Air Balloon rides.
Check out the daily Balloon Flight Schedule for flight times, competitions and glows! Plan to take a ride! Float majestically through the sky in a graceful hot air balloon while enjoying the romance, tranquillity and breathtaking views of the countryside.
Our festival is packed with great food, live entertainment, exciting activities, arts, crafts, parades and much, much more. There is definitely something for everyone!
Visit "Rendezvous", a pre 1840 encampment. Here you can travel back in time when Indiana was first being settled and the great west was being explored by fur trappers and traders. These re-enactors demonstrate life on the early frontier, a LIVING example of the fur trade era. Rendezvous is dedicated to preserving the traditions and ways of our nation's greatest, most daring explorers and pioneers.
Relax and spend some time browsing the exhibits at the Annual Quilt & Wood Carving Show, located in the Frankton Heritage Days Building this year!
Prince or Princess Contestants:
Age 5-6 year olds
who attend Frankton Elementry School
The Frankton Pythian Sisters Temple #264.
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at the Corn Hole Tournament Double Elimination (new) It's safe for everyone, no metal or pointed objects. The corn bags are made of extra soft 12 oz. duck canvas material and filled with pliable high quality feed corn. It's said that the game originated in Germany in the 14th century, and was rediscovered in the hills of Kentucky over 100 years ago.
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You haven't lived until you've participated in Mud Wrestling ... a new meaning to the phrase "down and dirty." Much more than attacking each other, it's a lot of fun and very entertaining.
Saturday - 2 pm.
Our "Central Indiana Kids Pedal Tractor Pull" Competitions will be happening again this year. Kids from three to eleven are welcome to be in the show for free and compete in a fast paced, action packed, pedal tractor pull. It is our mission to positively uplift each child, help create a healthy self esteem, and leave each child with a giant smile on his or her face!
“The kids make the show special, it’s all about them. This performance is a celebration of each childs accomplishments.
Frankton Heritage Days will hold it's annual Golf Cart Poker Run around the City of Frankton. Much like the name infers, golf carts are driven in and around the City of Frankton stopping at various parks, historical points, businesses and parks to gather playing cards to try and produce the best five card poker hand possible. Organizers are still finalizing the route. For more information about this event please contact Jeff Alexander. 765-754-3218
Special Thanks to:
Bret Busby Auctions
Hudson's Lawn Service
Joe & Martha Fuller
Dunnichay Funeral Homes
Hayden's Septic Service
Tony & Lori Alexander
Teri Tays Family
Frankton-Lapel Schl Corp.
Church of the First Born
Frankton Fam. Denistry
Doris Jane Braddick
Dr. Dana Wright, D.D.S.
Dr. Paresh Shah, M.D.
Dwayne Walls & Family
Jeff & Brenda Alexander
Joyce & Ben Kennedy
Meijer of Anderson
Don & Henrietta Cupp
Frankton Christian Church
Frankton Lion's Club
The Vintage Rollers
No Worries Auction
Madison Christian Church
First United Methodist Church of Frankton
Joseph Barnett DDS
Pythian Sisters #264
Rickers Oil Company
Bernies's Added Touch
Pipe Creek Twp Fire Department
Frankton High School Band
Frankton Elementary Parents Club
When hot air balloons lifted off at the Frankton Indiana Heritage Days, they signified the Charter Celebration of the new RAC Trykes AMBUCS of Muncie, Indiana. The event was held the weekend of September 17, 2012.
The profits from the balloon rides provided the first fund raiser for the new chapter and helped them purchase their first two AmTrykes. We raised $900.00 and gave away one tryke and contributed toward another.