Fri, May 15


78 W Main St

Mayberry in the Midwest

If you're an Andy Griffith Show fan living anywhere in this country, it's highly recommended that you visit Hendricks County when this festival rolls into town.

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Mayberry in the Midwest

Time & Location

May 15, 2020, 7:00 PM – May 17, 2020, 5:00 PM

78 W Main St, 78 W Main St, Danville, IN 46122, USA

About the Event

 Tribute Artists

Experienced tribute artists from all over the country will reprise some of the show’s iconic roles such as Floyd the Barber, Otis, Barney, Gomer and many others. You'll want to see these artists in action as they are the absolute best at what they do.

At Mayberry in the Midwest, the tribute artists will tie the festival together staying involved with virtually every aspect of the weekend including performing skits on stage, mingling with the crowd, posing for pictures and signing autographs. 

Click here to view the complete list of tribute artists and special guests expected this year.

Events & Activities

There are a number of special events and fun activities throughout the weekend that you can experience, including:

  • Mayberry in the Midwest Meet & Greet Dinner
  • Tribute Artist Show
  • Mayberry Themed Parade
  • Mayberry-themed contests
  • Concerts on the FREE Stage
  • Opie's World
  • Food & craft vendors
  •  and much more!

Visit the Mayberry in the Midwest website for the most updated schedule of events.


Friday, May 15th:

6 pm - 9 pm:                Meet & Greet Dinner

Saturday, May 16th:

7 am -10 am                Firemen's Pancake Breakfast              77 N. Kentucky Street

9 am - 7 pm                 Welcome Center                                  Marion  Street Tent

10 am - 5 pm               Opie's World Play Area                       Jefferson Street

10 am - 5 pm               Tractor Town                                          N. Washington Street

10 am - 7 pm               Vendor Booths Open                          Courthouse Square

11:00 am                       Mayberry Themed Parade               

11:30 am                        Whistling Contest                                FREE Stage

Noon                              Tribute Artist Show                              FREE Stage 12:30 pm                       Mayberry Trivia Contest                     FREE Stage 

1:30 pm                          Pickle Eating Contest                         FREE Stage

2:00 pm                         Ronnie Schell: On the Road with    Crawley Business Center

                                                   Andy Griffith 

2:00 pm                        Birch Creek Bluegrass Band              FREE Stage

3:00 pm                        Squad Car Nationals                           Government Center

3:20 pm                         Bluetown Bluegrass Band                  FREE Stage

4:30 pm                        Tribute Artist Show                              FREE Stage

5:15 pm                          New Balance Bluegrass Band            FREE Stage

7:00 pm                         Joe Mullins & The Radio Ramblers   FREE Stage          

Sunday, May 17th:

11 am                             Mayberry Bible Study/Steve Pyatte    FREE Stage

11 am - 4 pm               Welcome Center                                     Marion Street Tent

11 am - 5 pm               Vendor Booths Open                             Courthouse Square

11:30 am                      Stones Crossing Gospel Music             FREE Stage

Noon - 5:00 pm       Opie's World Play Area                          Jefferson Street

Noon - 5:00 pm        Tractor Town                                            N. Washington Street

Noon                             Tribute Artist Show/Opie Winner        FREE Stage

1:00 pm                        Ambassador Turner's History Lesson   Crawley Business Center

2:00 pm                       LeRoy McNees & Friends Bluegrass   FREE Stage

3:15 pm                         Rumbletown Bluegrass Band                 FREE Stage

4:30 pm                        Tribute Artist Show                                 FREE Stage