Shipshewana, Indiana (PRWEB) August 07, 2012
With a population just under 1,000, it is amazing that the tiny Amish town of Shipshewana, Indiana has become a popular tourist destination for tens of thousands of annual visitors. Even more amazing is that Shipshewana offers a huge variety of events, activities, entertainment solid wood furniture stores and dining options. Weaver Furniture takes part in making this town a warm place for visitors. Here is a brief overview of some upcoming seasonal events in and around Shipshewana:
August 17th - Mountain Faith - Heritage Hall in nearby Middlebury Indiana presents the Mountain Faith band. With roots in Southern gospel music, Sam McMahan with the Mountain Faith Band became interested in bluegrass music when his children began to show an interest in playing a variety of instruments. Mountain Faith has performed as an opening band for Dailey & Vincent, Ralph Stanley, Marty Stuart, The Inspirations and more of the finest bluegrass musicians.
August 25th-26th – David Rogers Day – Take a trip into the past with the annual “David Roger’s Pioneer Living History Festival.” Celebrating the lifestyle of 19th century American pioneers through fun demonstrations and educational activities, this family-friendly experience will delight history-buffs and visitors who are merely curious about America’s past.
Leroy Weaver, owner of Weaver Furniture Sales, states, "Here at Weaver's, we are excited for the events and shows around Shipshewana because they show people why this town is so special." For more information about activities, events, dining and entertainment options in Northern Indiana, visit the LaGrange County Backroads website (http://www.backroads.org) and browse their “events” page. Use the “My Trip Planner” option to create a family trip that includes the major destinations of Amish country.
About Weaver Furniture Sales:
Weaver Furniture Sales was established in 1989 in LaGrange County, Indiana, and is an Amish, family-owned furniture business that offers a full line of solid wood, Amish Furniture at affordable prices – for both residential and commercial purposes. Weaver's features shaker styles, traditional and mission furniture. As part of their client services, they also provide furniture design consultation services, custom furniture options, furniture quotes, layaway options and various delivery alternatives for residences and businesses in the United States from their quiet country showroom in Indiana's Amish country.
LeRoy and Ida Weaver have owned and operated their store for over twenty-two years, beginning with a 1,500 square foot showroom and expanding to over 15,000 square feet today. Previously, they owned and managed LeWana Dairy Farm where they milked cows and raised corn and hay.