Old Mansfield Village
2017 October Bridge
Old Mansfield Village was
designated to describe a number of vendor space properties located adjacent to
the historic Mansfield Covered Bridge. These properties include:
There are approximately 225
vendor spaces available in the Old Mansfield Village properties for the annual Covered Bridge Festival held for 10 days
beginning the first full weekend of October. It is estimated that nearly 2
million guests attend the Covered Bridge Festival. Most vistors to the Festival
use the Covered Bridge to visit vendors on both sides of the Big Raccoon Creek. There are several venues in
Parke County but Mansfield is by far the largest venue. Check out the
Aerial Views option
in the index to the left.
The information provided on
this website will assist potential vendors find important information to assist
in their decision regarding the Covered Bridge Festival. Be sure to check out
the GPS Location of
Mansfield because most GPS instruments do not include the Mansfield
location. A quick read of The
Mansfield Story will provide a historical perspective of the hamlet.
The vendor sites at Mansfield, Indiana are
provided by a number of land owners. It is necessary for vendors to make
arrangements with the individual owner or their representative to secure sites
for the Covered Bridge Festival. The sites described in this site are located in
an area called Old Mansfield Village which is located in the center of the
historic hamlet of Mansfield. Our aerial views will help orient you to our
locations. Please keep in mind, each owner sets their own rental fee structure
and selects vendors and decides what merchandise is acceptable for display.
Don't wait until the Covered
Bridge Festival to visit Mansfield. There are several locations in
Parke County to enjoy the beautiful
landscapes of western Indiana.