Discover the magic and adventure of fairy culture - right here in Noble!
On Saturday, May 20, 2023, Historic Downtown Kendallville welcomes the 4th Annual Fairy, Gnome, and Troll Festival to Main Street! Experience the magic from 10 AM to 2 PM. This one-day festival is a regional favorite that offers fun for the whole family!
The Fairy, Gnome and Troll Festival is a free event that celebrates the many fairy, gnome, and troll families that "reside" in Kendallville and across Noble County. Evidence of our magical neighbors can be seen by spying the tiny doors to their homes, featured at Adventure Noble County.
Come to the festival to meet a unicorn! Enjoy juggling, a chalk walk, treasure hunt, bubble party, face painting, workshops and demonstrations, a fairy costume contest, magical vendors, and more! Stop by the Visit Noble County booth to check in and pick up a free visitor guide, SHOPNoble coupons, free fairy dust, and other resources!
Extend the excitement of the 4th Annual Fairy, Gnome, and Toll Festival by exploring the fairy folklore in Noble County all year long!
Explore Fairy, Gnome, and Troll Doors across Noble!
Noble County's newest residents lie along the trails and throughout several of our communities. Seek out the magical residents by finding the doors to their tiny homes. When you "Adventure Noble County", you can visit the fairies, gnomes, and trolls and read stories about their lives. Scan the QR Code next to or near each door to meet its residents.
WHAT IS ADVENTURE NOBLE COUNTY?
This free, interactive experience inspires families with children to visit various Noble County, Indiana locations. The experience is a "scavenger hunt" that features our resident fairy, gnome, and troll home is meant to inspire imagination, childhood literacy, and support the many locally-owned small businesses across the county, many of whom sponsor a door and welcome you!