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Famous Pickle Festival 2023

July 13th, 14th & 15th  2023

Come to our Famous 27th Annual Pickle Festival in St. Joe, Indiana

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Event Schedule coming in 2023

Pickele Festival, people & Shops

Overview of Festival Activities: 

  • Fireworks

  • Town parade

  • Art & Photo Contest

  • Food and Craft Vendors 

  • Lion’s Club Ice Cream

  • Teen Dance Night/DJ

  • Fireman's Fish Dinner &

  • Pancake/Sausage Breakfast

  • Live Bands

  • Tours at Sechler’s Pickle Factory 

  • Indiana Wild Animals

  • Magician/Comedian

  • B-I-N-G-O, Kids & adults

  • Decorate Pickles & Contest

  • Car Show

  • Pickle Derby

  • Open Play Pickle Ball

  • Sanctioned Volkswalk

  • Kids Tractor Pull

  • Face & Rock Painting

  • Balloon Art

See Our Featured Festival Events: 

Event Schedule coming in 2023

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Secklers Pickle, man in hat

2022 Volunteer Festival Committee

Christine Weirauch -




Dave Burns -




Margie Bordner - Treasury



Tammy Chagoya -

Information Tent, email

Marty Fogle  -

Car Show


Joann Hinchman -

Town Parade Coordinator, email

Sechler's Pickles


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2022 Festival Sponsors

Gold Level Sponsors

Nucor/Vulcraft, Sechler's Pickles,

American Legion Post 202 Butler, Eastside Foundation, Community Foundation DeKalb, DeKalb County Visitors Bureau, Nucor Fastner, Zigabyte, Pizza Subs & BBQ, 

Town of St. Joe


Silver Level Sponsors

Steel Dynamics, Feller & Clark Funeral Home, Therma Tru, Carnahan-Baidinger Funeral Home, Millers Shell Mart, Action Realty, Air Products, DeKalb Farm Mutual Ins., Hoover Auction, Oasis, Butler Dental Group, Washler Garbage & Recycling, Gump’s Smokin BBQ


Bronze Level Sponsors

St. Joe /Spencerville Lions Club,

Phil’s One Stop, 2nd Time Round, Kitchen Auto Body Specialists, Leo Barber Shop, St. Joe Trap & Skeet, Hicksville Bank, Farmer’s & Merchant State Bank, Jeff’s Auto Repair, Baker Metal Works, Eastside Schools, Concord Twp. Fire Dept., Three Rivers Strollers, Accurate Accounting, Expressions Gallery- Nina Bennett,

Tire Max, Dutch Heritage

2022 BANDS 
& Music Sponsors

DJ Afficial 

Sponsored by Gump's Smokin' BBQ


Big Richard Band - Blues, Classic & Southern Rock

Sponsored by The Oasis of Saint Joe


Shane Bond band

Sponsored by Gump's Smokin' BBQ


Canyon Drive band

Sponsored by PIZZA SUBS & BBQ


Sweetcakes Entertainment 

Sponsored by PIZZA SUBS & BBQ


Fireworks at Dusk

Sponsored by Zigabyte & American Legion Post 202 - Butler

Thanks for visiting!

Come see us again soon. Thank you for visiting St. Joe, Indiana. 

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