Richmond/Wayne County Festivals & Events

Cambridge City Spring Antique Fair: Saturday, April 29th, 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., Cambridge City, IN, Shop as antique dealers line the streets of this historic town! The spring antique fair offers a unique shopping experience with hundreds of one-of-a-kind items! Event is FREE and open to the public.

Warm Glow Candle Spring Open House: Friday, May 5th-Sunday, May 7th, 9 a.m.- 7 p.m., Warm Glow Candle Store, 2131 N. Centerville Rd., Centerville, IN, 765-855-2000, Come experience 22,000 sq. ft. of candles, home décor and more! Warm Glow has 70+ candle fragrances plus a 50% off tent sale, great In-store sales, customer appreciation tent, wine tasting, gourmet food sampling, fairy garden workshop, petting zoo and so much more. Event is FREE and open to the public.

Model T Ford Homecoming: Saturday, June 3rd, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Model T Ford Museum, 309 N. 8th St., Richmond, IN, 765-855-5248, Join the Model T Museum for their homecoming event. Car show, swap meet, seminars and demonstrations! Be the first to see the brand new Vintage Garage & Education Center at their grand opening!

Heartland Antique Summer Show: Saturday, June 3rd, Wayne County Fairgrounds, 861 N. Salisbury Rd., Richmond, IN, 843-705-9747, Featuring late 18th & early 19th century American country and formal furniture and accessories, folk art, fine art, textiles, treen, redware, stoneware, architectural, ethnic, Native American and more! Tickets can be purchased at the door.

5th Annual First Bloom & Glow: Wednesday, June 7th, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Richmond Rose Garden, 2500 E. Main St., Richmond, IN. 765-962-8914, Celebrating the 30 year anniversary of the Richmond Rose Garden. First Bloom refers to the beginning of the rose blooming season. Visitors will be invited to stroll the rose garden as the sun prepares to set. Food tickets will be sold in advance. Live easy-listening music will add to the ambiance. The glow refers to a hot air balloon glow that also will take place that evening adjacent to the garden on the former golf course at Glen Miller Park. Several hot air balloons will be on display during the evening and they will be glowing at dusk. Event is FREE and open to the public.

Richmond Shakespeare Festival: June 16th-July 1st, Historic Starr-Gennett Bldg., Whitewater Gorge Park, 201 S. 1st St., Richmond, IN, 765-373-9022, Indiana’s 2017 Richmond Shakespeare Festival features The Merry Wives of Windsor and Cymbeline. These fresh, accessible, and relevant performances are designed and produced by our signature blend of highly-skilled professionals and volunteers. Tickets must be purchased.

Secret Garden Tour: Saturday, June 24th, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m., Sunday, June 25th, 10 a.m.- 3 p.m., Gardens throughout Richmond/Wayne County, Richmond Art Museum, 350 Hub Etchison Pkwy, Richmond, IN, 765-966-0256, This annual event gives you the opportunity to visit the canvasses of local landscape artists throughout our community. The Richmond Group plein air painters will be in the gardens painting, and their paintings will be for sale!  Watch them paint! Tickets must be purchased. $10 in advance or $12 on days of tour.