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Blue Gate Theatre

195 N Van Buren Street, Shipshewana, IN 46565
+1 888-447-4725
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Menonite Women Know How to Cook

Funny! Tried to guess the ending but got it wrong. The singing and dancing was very enjoyable... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
paulgC2751WO
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Woodburn, Indiana
Blue Gate Theatre vacation

The food was as good as I remember, good show that was lots of fun, and a nice room for us to stay... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
Thomas H
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Carol Stream, United States
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The Blue Gate is best place for evening entertainment in Shipshewana and is fast becoming a household name in the Midwest, featuring over 280 shows per year with 75 different performers, 3 hit musicals and much more. This year will feature the new musical "The Home Game" based on the new book by Martha Bolton. Also enjoy concerts by multiple Grammy winning performers, hilarious comedians, Southern Gospel favorites and other family-friendly entertainment.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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195 N Van Buren Street, Shipshewana, IN 46565
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+1 888-447-4725
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Funny! Tried to guess the ending but got it wrong. The singing and dancing was very enjoyable. The characters came to life.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was as good as I remember, good show that was lots of fun, and a nice room for us to stay overnight. The only thing I wish that we had done differently was the food. We ate family style for four thinking that...More

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Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 1 week ago

we have been to several plays and musicals at this venue and found all to be well acted and well staged

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a fantastic renewal of my soul! Lost husband a year ago and found it to be a encouraging time.

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Thank Sandy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I really enjoyed the dinner, hotel and theater package at the Blue Gate. We will be going again soon.

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Thank dabranigin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply Delightful! This performance was so much fun and entertaining. From the opening to closing we were kept entertained and laughed many times. The theatre is such a nice intimate setting and the folk are kind and helpful. This is the 2nd time to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very talented cast performed a musical tale of a biblical story. It was placed in the context of an Amish family. Predictable, moving at times, a little long, the Vegas act could be cut since it doesn't add much to the story.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Jim Brady Trio and usually try to as them if they're only two hours away from our home. This was close enough

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw the musical Mennonite Girls Can Cook. It was professionally presented and entertaining. I felt that the $29.00 ticket price was a little high. The meal at The Blue Gate Restaurant was also priced high. The venue is very nice and clean and the...More

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Thank laurier947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a fabulous musical very well done and storyline was wonderful!! The sing was outstanding!!! The fact that it was Amish based and being in Amish country was wonderful!! Would definitely recommend this to anyone!!

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ohiovacationer
10 March 2017|
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Response from Phil H | Property representative |
There are two theatres. The smaller one in the upper level of the Blue Gate Restaurant seats 330. The larger one in the Shipshewana Event Center seats 1,200.
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Dinomeeks
21 November 2016|
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Response from Paul S | Reviewed this property |
I am having turkey and trimmings with friends and family. Oh, you mean does the Bluegate Theater have any events scheduled on Thanksgiving? If you would check their website, you would see the theater and restaurant are... More
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SP8269
30 September 2016|
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Response from Kathy H | Reviewed this property |
The dinner is delicious and when you order the show with the dinner it includes the gratuity. The meal is served to you family style ..that means your server brings you two choices of meats..either Chicken and beef or... More
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