Shipshewana Horse Auction

The Shipshewana Horse Auction is held every Friday, year-round. Horse lovers from all over the United States join us for our weekly auctions of driving, work, saddle horses, ponies, and tack. There are also special large yearly sales on Good Friday and the Day After Thanksgiving with up to 400 or more horses sold.

Weekly Horse Auction Schedule:
10:30 a.m. Tack
12:30 p.m. Saddle Horses, Ponies, Loose Horses
1:30 p.m. Work Horses, Driving Horses

All horse and tack auction buyers should get a buyer number in the livestock office prior to bidding. Please show your buyer number card when making purchases. There is a 5% buyer’s premium on purchases, which will be waived if you pay with cash or check. All horses purchased should be picked up immediately following the sale. Enjoy delicious home-style cooking at the Auction Restaurant located on site. For more information about buying and selling at the Shipshewana Horse Auction, visit