Jan. 25, 2020 - Nouvelle Annee: 1760, Old Fort Wayne, 1201 Spy Run Ave., Fort Wayne, Indiana. Contact 260-437-2836. Join French fur traders and Native Americans as they survive the "dead of winter" on the frontier.
Jan. 25-26, 2020 - Linton Trade Fair, Roy Clark Community Building, Linton, Indiana. Hosted by Buck Creek Muzzleloaders. Contact Tim Goldman, 812-887-4497, or Larry McCoy, 812-886-6294. Time period 1750-1840. Guest author Eddie Price. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Admission $3; children 12 and younger free with adult.
Feb. 1-2, 2020 - Living History Trade Fair, Sandusky County Fairgrounds, Flower Building, Fremont, Ohio. Contact Smiling Fox Forge LLC, 419-334-8180, ; Smoke & Fire Co., 419-878-8535, ; Turkey Foot Trade Co., 660-291-4842, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb. 7-8, 2020 - Lake Cumberland Kentucky Rifle Show, Lake Cumberland State Resort Park, 5465 State Park Road, Jamestown, Kentucky. Contact Mel Hankla, 270-566-3370, email@example.com. Public admission $10.
Feb. 8, 2020 - Contemporary Gunmakers & Allied Artists Show, Campus Martius and Ohio River Museum,
601 2nd St, Marietta, Ohio 45750. Contact Bill Reynolds, 740-373-3750. Featuring the work of several dozen traditional gunmakers from around the Ohio Valley as well as 18th- and 19th-century craftsmen such as horn makers, hunting bag makers, leather workers, tinsmiths, cabinet makers and other allied trades. Open 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission to the museum required.
Feb. 15-16, 2020 - Living History Trade Fair & Antique Arms Show, Conner Longrifles, Hamilton County 4-H Fairgrounds, 2003 E. Pleasant St., Noblesville, Indiana, Hamilton County. Contact Mike Bird, 317-902-3710. More than 240 tables selling hand-crafted items, antique arms, blacksmith creations, horn carvings, pottery, black powder supplies, jewelry, Native American collectables and other items from 1700-1899. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday.
March 7-8, 2020 - Old Town Trade Fair, Assembly Hall, Greene County Fairgrounds, 120 Fairground Road, Xenia, Ohio. Contact Tim and Sharon Milligan, , 937-857-9745 or Facebook page. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Admission $4 per person; children 11 and younger free. Food available on site. Reenactors, dealers, collectors, educators, craftsmen and history buffs welcome. Live demonstrations of broom and rope making along with early gun building. Wares must pre-1890 originals or reproductions.
March 14-15, 2020 - Maple Syrup Festival, Indian Lake State Park, 13156 SR 235 N, Lakeview, Ohio 43331. Contact Brenda Moots, 937-633-0147. Pioneer camps, living history displays and live demonstrations. Public wagon rides. Setup day Friday. Public hours 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Sunday.
March 21-22, 2020 - Kalamazoo Living History Show, Kalamazoo County Expo Center, 2900 Lake St., Kalamazoo, Michigan. Sponsored by Yankee Doodle Muzzle Loaders Inc. Contact Leslie Martin Conwell, 765-563-6792, , www.KalamazooShow.com. Participants must pre-register. The largest juried show in the Midwest with more than 270 craftspeople and dealers devoted to pre-1890 original or reproduction living history supplies, accoutrements and related crafts. Also, educational programs, craft demonstrations and children's activities. Open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Admission $7 for one day; $10 for weekend pass. Children 12 and younger free.