Stone's Trace Historical Society
Stone's Tavern & Stone's Trace Regulators


Stone’s Trace Regulators Fall Rendzevous and Frontiersman Camp:

Black Powder Shooting Skills
Camp Life
Long Hunter’s Cabins
Tomahawk & Knife Skills
Primitive Archery
Blanket Traders
Sutler Shops
Native Americans
Ben Franklin


Pioneer Area:

Gramling Cabin
Woodworking Shop
Stone’s Tavern
Johnny Appleseed
General Store
Pony Wagon Rides


Children’s Area:

Mousetrap Puppet Theater
Scavenger Hunt
Pioneer School
Hands On Activities
Face Painting
Mel’s Petting Zoo & Pony Rides


1812 Military Camp:

Field Cannon
Camp Life


Civil War Camp:

Field Hospital & Mortician
Camp Life
Military Cannon
Abraham Lincoln


Demonstrators & Exhibitors *

Weaving Wood Carving Beekeeping
Leather Work Quilting Basket Weaving
Felting Rug Weaving Herbs
Needlepoint Black Smith Maple Syrup
Pottery Folk Toys Dulcimers
Spinning Duck Decoys Rug Hooking
Wheat Weaving Sutler Shops Penny Rugs
Cane Carving Pewter Casting Stained Glass
Chair Caning Grapevine Weaving

*Subject to change


Kids - there's a special area just for you with a puppet show, petting zoo and pony rides, face painting and hands-on activities.
Visit the new children’s area by the woodshop.
Watch the blacksmith forge iron into tools.
Stop and talk with Johnny Appleseed as he tells stories and gives out “purty” stones to the kids.
Stroll the vendor's area and watch demonstrators of pioneer and old world crafts and lifestyles.

Listen to Ben Franklin as he relates his experiences in Colonial America during the Revolution.

Walk through the Civil War encampment, visit with Abraham Lincoln and the military hospital.
Watch Stone’s Trace Regulators demonstrate black powder shooting, primitive archery, and tomahawk & knife throw.

March with the bagpiper to the flag raising and lowering.


There are plenty of food and drink vendors.  Bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on while enjoying the entertainment.  Parking at West Noble School across the highway with free shuttle bus transportation to the festival.  NO PETS.  CERTIFIED SERVICE ANIMALS ONLY.

Admission $7 per person for 12 and up.  Age 11 and under: free.


Thank you !!! ... to our Community Donors:

Dekko Foundation

Tire Star

Airgood Electric

Community State Bank

Jennie Thompson Foundation

Truelove Brothers

Foster's Sales & Service

Burnworth Zollars, Inc

Ligonier Telephone Company/LigTel

Campbell & Fetter Bank

Fashion Farm / Countryscapes & Gardens

Metzger Dairy, Inc.

Hossler Realty Inc.

ACE Hardware

Boyd Machine & Repair


Stump's Restoration & Collision

Fisher Insurance

Dr. Kenneth Cripe, DC

Freedom Wire Inc, Freedom Acres

Wigent & Newman Law Office

S & K Diesel Repair

Avalon Village

Ron's Towing & Hauling

Josh Rosenogle  Orizon Real Estate Inc.

Star Of The West

Garret Garage

Smith Repair

Voors Heating & Cooling


Friends and associates:

Noble County, IN Convention and Visitors Bureau

Ligonier Chamber of Commerce

Future Ligonier Alliance

City Of Ligonier Indiana

Old Jail Museum (Noble County
Historical Society)

Gene Stratton-Porter State Historical Site

Stone's Trace Regulators

Rendezvous Ohio

(Reenactor information and print publication)