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50 years of Arts & Crafts, and I remember them all!

50 years of Arts & Crafts, and I remember them all!
Amish Acres Arts & Crafts Festival 50th Anniversary August 2 -5, 2012 Visit AmishAcres.com for details Richard Pletcher’s Remembrances Three seemingly unrelated events occurred in 1955 that foretold the beginnings of what has become Amish Acres Arts & Crafts Festival that is celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Walt Disney opened Disneyland in Los Angeles, The Amish... Read more »

Mary's Visit

Mary's Visit
Mary Burtch arrived at The Inn at Amish Acres last Tuesday. She was likely the most excited guest we have ever registered. Her story began to unfold. Mary is from Houston, Texas, originally from Bowling Green, Ohio.  She taught first grade at Almeda Elementary for 38 years and just retired–you could read that fact on... Read more »

Amish Acres $99 All Inclusive Getaway

All Inclusive Overnight Getaway Package for only $99 $99 per person (based on double occupancy) 2 day, 1 night Savings of 20%! A Midwest Getaway close to home (two hours from Chicago’s Loop) for two under $200 per couple without restrictions other than lodging and theatre availability. You save over 20%, $25 per person, $50... Read more »
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Old Fashioned Independence Day

Old Fashioned Independence Day
Come celebrate an Old Fashioned Independence Day Weekend  as an Honorary Small Town Citizen For A Day. Mayor Thompson welcomes you to Nappanee’s 4th of July parade and fireworks. Amish Acres welcomes you to a weekend of special events to honor our nation’s freedoms. If you’ve never stood on the sidewalk on Main Street and watched... Read more »
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    Richard Pletcher, with his father, founded Amish Acres in 1968 to preserve the Stahly-Nissley-Kuhns Amish farm in Nappanee, Indiana. The farm has now become a heritage resort complete with eighteen restored buildings, live musical theatre, family style restaurant, two country inns and unique shops.

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