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July 29th, 2017
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Adams County Genealogy Society Reunion Picnic Everyone is invited to the Adams County Genealogical Society's annual reunion picnic from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Heritage Center in West Union. The Society will furnish sandwiches and drinks and guests may bring salads and desserts for the noon meal. A mystery guest will present a version of "Who do you think you are?" for the program.  For more information contact the Adams County Genealogy Society at (937) 544-8522, Thursdays and Saturdays.
Website for Adams County Genealogy Society Reunion Picnic

507 N Cherry Street - Heritage Center
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

937-544-8522



August 4th - August 5th, 2017
Manchester River Days 2017

Manchester River Days Days at Manchester, OH. Celebrate the founding of one of Ohio's oldest villages. Opening Ceremony features a Queen pageant, Bingo, Baked Good Auction. There will be rides and entertainment for the whole family!



Front Street - Veterans' Park and River Front Park
Manchester, Ohio 45144
Directions/Map

937-779-7818



August 5th, 2017
Connie Smith Dinner is at 5;30 PM with performance at 7;00 PM.
For tickets & more information click here.

2223 Russellville Road - Red Barn Convention Center
Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-823-9197 ext. 121



August 5th, 2017
River Rats Poker Run

 River Rats Poker Run is always the first Saturday in August with a rain date of 2 weeks later if needed. This years date is August 5th with Pre-registration starting the week before. You can register at Bottoms Up Bar, Manchester Vets Club, and the East End Carry Out or register the day of the event at Twin Island Campground and Marina. $10.00 per hand you can play as many hands as you wish. Five stops on the beautiful Ohio River with the last one being at the South Island off of the Twin Islands. Prizes awarded at 5:00 P.M. Pizza and water available for purchase on South Island from 2:00 till 5:00 P.M. $5.00 extra chance card at last stop.

FIREWORKS at dark over the Ohio River at Manchester!!



9946 U.S 52
Manchester, Ohio 45144
Directions/Map

937-217-3000



August 12th, 2017
Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing

 Friday, August 12, 2016 10:00 PM-2:00AM

We hope to take count of how many meteors we see snd what direction they are moving. Plus there will be a guided tour thru the sky. There is no cost, but we ask that you register by calling 1-937-587-3953 to  learn more visit us at  www.serpentmound.org


Website for Perseid Meteor Shower Viewing

375 Horner Chapel Road
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



August 19th, 2017
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Archaeology Day at Serpent Mound

We are celebrating Ohio's rich American Indian legacies. Attend lectures by prominent archaeologists, tour artifact displays bring your own collection for help in interpreting what you've found, and try your own hand at ancient skills from flint-knapping to atlatl throwing. Join us for a day full of Native American demonstrations and displays. Demonstrations will be done throughout the day and artifact displays will be set up throughout the park. Native American games and face painting will be available for all of the children.

Event is free with $8.00 parking fee. Event is under shelter and will be held rain or shine.

For details see www.arcofappalachia.org (Click on Events), or call Serpent Mound: 1-800-752-2757


Website for Archaeology Day at Serpent Mound

3850 St. Rt. 73 - Serpent Mound
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-752-2757



Gene Watson August 19th, 2017
Gene Watson Will be performing at The Red Barn Convention Center at 7:00 PM dinner is at 5:30 PM.
For tickets & more information click here.

2223 Russellville Road - Red Barn Convention Center
Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-823-9197 ext. 121



August 19th, 2017
Walk to End Alzheimer's at Adams County Fairgrounds Adams, Brown, or Highland Co.Walk to End Alzheimer's will take place at the Adams County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Aug.19th. Registration at 9 am/Walk at 10 am - 1 mile. For more information, to donate or to register visit www.alz.org/cincinnati or call toll free 1-800-272-3900 to learn more about registration or 513-721-4284 ext. 127.
Website for Walk to End Alzheimer's at Adams County Fairgrounds

836 Boyd Avenue - Adams County Fairgrounds
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map



August 25th - August 27th, 2017
Winchester Festival.

The Winchester Festival is fun for the whole family!

For more information contact Patsy Roberts, President of the Winchester Homecoming Festival at (937) 403-1315

  



Website for Winchester Festival.

Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map



10th Annual Cowboy Copas Memorial Concert August 26th, 2017
10th Annual Cowboy Copas Memorial Concert

The Adams County Historical Society will present the 10th annual Cowboy Copas Memorial Concert at the community center in Blue Creek. on Aug. 26th at 7 PM. Food will be served and a cake auction will be held.

For  more information you can call Mary Fulton (937) 587-2043 or Lynne Newman (937) 587-3358.




8996 Blue Creek Road - Jefferson Community Center
Blue Creek, Ohio 45616
Directions/Map



September 1st - September 4th, 2017
Labor Day Sale - Miller's Furniture Store Only Labor day sale running through Friday Sept.1st to Monday Sept. 4th. N0 Sunday sales. 10% off of all items in stock. Place orders for early Christmas.

960 Wheat Ridge Road
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 544-8524



September 2nd, 2017
20th Annual Amish School Benefit Cookout

Festivities start at 9:00 AM and the Barbecue from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM at Miller's Bakery & Furniture on Wheat Ridge Road. On the menu for the Barbecue: Hamburgers, Hot Dogs, Noodles, Chip's and fresh Pie, Homemade Ice Cream, Coffee and Soft Drinks.




960 Wheat Ridge Road - Miller's Bakery & Furniture
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 544-8524



September 7th, 2017
4:30pm to 7:00pm
Adams County Junior Fair Beef Barbecue
Evening meal begins at 4:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Ohio Valley Career & Tech Center in West Union. Dine-In/Take Out Menu: Roast Beef Sandwiches, Cole Slaw, Baked Beans, Potato Chips and Drinks. Tickets available at: OSU Extension Adams County (937) 544-2339-Your local 4-H Club or FFA Chapter or Tickets may be purchased at the door. For more information contact Corbett Phipps at (937) 544-2088


175 Lloyd Road - Ohio Valley Career & Technology Center
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map



September 7th - September 10th, 2017
41st Bentonville Festival

     The Bentonville Festival will take place Sept. 8, 9 & 10th. For more information Contact Sue Naylor at (937) 549-3360

State Route 41 - Bentonville School
Bentonville, Ohio 45105
Directions/Map



September 8th - September 10th, 2017
16th Annual Rarden Whitetail Deer Festival The 16th Annual Rarden Whitetail Deer Festival will be held in Rarden Community Park St. Rt. 73 Rarden, OH from Sept.8th, 9th to Sept.10th. Please visit the web site for more information.
Website for 16th Annual Rarden Whitetail Deer Festival

St. Rt. 73
Rarden, Ohio 45671
Directions/Map



September 11th, 2017
6:00 PM-
Adams County Historical Society Picnic Adams County Historical Society Picnic will be held at the Glen-Dale Park at 2915 Fawcett Road, 6 miles south of Peebles, Ohio. For more information contact Mary Fulton (937)587-2043 or Lynne Newman (937)-587-3358.

295 Fawcett Road
Peebles, OH 45660
Directions/Map



September 14th - September 17th, 2017
50th Annual Peebles Old Timers Days.

The 50th Annual Peebles Old Timers Day Festival starts, Sept. 14-15-16 & 17th, Thur., Fri., Sat., and Sunday.  Festival starts at 6:00 p.m. Thursday in downtown Peebles. Grand Parade 3 p.m. on Sunday. 

For more information contact Marie Palmer @ (937) 587-3749

Or visit us on our Facebook page @ https://www.facebook.com/pages/Peebles-Old-Timers-Day-Festival/


Website for 50th Annual Peebles Old Timers Days.

Main Street - Peebles Ohio
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



September 14th - September 16th, 2017
Skinny Fest

Thursday Sept.14th thru Saturday Sept.16th.  

Current band lineup: Larry Cordle, Bluegrass Mafia, Surly Gentlemen, The Kepp Road Boys (KRB), Butch Florence & Friends, 7Mile Bluegrass Band, Sideline, Side track and Larry Gillis.

 Everyone is welcome! Yes...SkinnyFest Admission and Parking is Free!! Please check us out on our website and also check us out on Facebook often for updates!


Website for Skinny Fest

1266 Hamilton Road
Lynx, Ohio 45650
Directions/Map



September 20th - September 23rd, 2017
104th Anniversary-Seaman Fall Festival.

The 104th Anniversary of the Seaman Fall Festival, one of Ohio's oldest community festivals. For more information contact Doris Bailey at (937) 386-2083. 

Or visit us on our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/SeamanFallFestival



Seaman, Ohio 45679
Directions/Map



Bill Anderson September 23rd, 2017
Bill Anderson Will be performing at The Red Barn Convention Center at 7:00 PM dinner is at 5:30 PM.
For tickets & more information click here.

2223 Russellville Road - Red Barn Convention Center
Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-823-9197 ext. 121



September 29th, 2017
Wheat Ridge Amish School Benefit Auction & Supper. Supper starts at 4 p.m. & auction at 5 p.m. at Ridge Way Lumber on Wheat Ridge. Contact (937) 544-7566.

3735 Wheat Ridge Road
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 544-7566



Adams County Heritage Days & Pioneer shoot September 29th - September 30th, 2017
Adams County Heritage Days & Pioneer shoot Adams County Heritage Days & pioneer shoot, Friday evening and Saturday in Tranquility at the John T. Wilson Homestead located at 92 Old St. Rt. 32, Peebles. Relive an era of time gone by and learn about historical events of the time. Contact the Wilson Homestead at (937)386-0143 or johntwilsonhomestead.com
Website for Adams County Heritage Days & Pioneer shoot

92 Old St. Rt. 32 - John T. Wilson Homestead
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



October 7th - October 8th, 2017
Annual Old Fashion Draft Horse, Mule, and Pony Field Days
 Will be held at Glen-Dale Park, 2915 Fawcett Road, 6 miles south of Peebles.
 Saturday, Oct. 7th. 8:00 AM Breakfast will be available. 10:00 AM FIELD WORK STARTS-Plowing & Discing. 4:00 PM LOG SKID-followed by MINI & DRAFT HORSE PULLS.
 Sunday, Oct. 8th. 6:30-9:00 AM breakfast will be available. 9:30 AM COMMUNITY CHURCH SERVICE. 10:30 AM FIELD WORK (continues). 12:30 PM HITCH CLASSES START.
For more information contact Roush Ins.(day) at (937) 544-3123 or contact Dale Grooms (eve.) at (937) 587-3293 (cell) (937) 515-2506.
No Admission Charged (Donations Accepted) Food available both days-Served by the Christian Missionary Fellowship/youth group. Bring your own Lawn Chairs.


2915 Fawcett Road
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



October 7th, 2017
40th Annual Miller's Anniversary Customer Appreciation Day 40th Annual Miller's Anniversary Customer Appreciation and Cookout at Miller Bakery & Furniture on Wheat Ridge Road. Contact Miller's at (937) 544-8524.

960 Wheat Ridge Road - Miller's Bakery & Furniture
West Union, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map



October 7th, 2017
Aaron Tippin Will be performing at the Red Barn Convention center at 7 PM. Dinner will be at 5:30 PM.
For tickets & more information click here.

2223 Russellville Road - Red Barn Convention Center
Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-823-9197 ext. 121



15th annual Jack Roush Day October 8th, 2017
15th annual Jack Roush Day Don't miss the 15th annual Jack Roush Day at the Riverbarn. Named after Manchester's own hometown racing legend Jack Roush. This is a day of festivities that features hundreds of classic cars. If you are a muscle car fan plan on spending the day with us. For more information contact Buster @ (937) 779-2782

7021 U.S. 52 - west entrance of Manchester
Manchester, Ohio 45144
Directions/Map



9th Annual Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Fair & Harvest Celebration October 13th - October 15th, 2017
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
9th Annual Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Fair & Harvest Celebration

October 13th, 14th and 15th from 10 AM to 5 PM.

    Fresh Herbs, Herbal Products, Food, Crafts Antiques, Live Music, Pumpkin Cannon, Antique Tractors and of course Pumpkins!!

    For more information contact Kim Erwin at (937) 544-8252 or visit the Website.. 


Website for 9th Annual Wheat Ridge Olde Thyme Herb Fair & Harvest Celebration

817 Tater Ridge Road - In the Heart of Amish Country
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map



October 21st, 2017
John Conlee Dinner is at 5:30 PM. Performance is at 7:00 PM.
For tickets & more information click here.

2223 Russellville Road - Red Barn Convention Center
Winchester, Ohio 45697
Directions/Map

Toll-Free: 1-800-823-9197 ext. 121



Grand Opening- New Hiking Trails at Plum Run Prairie October 28th, 2017
Grand Opening- New Hiking Trails at Plum Run Prairie

The Arc is planning on opening on average of two new preserves for public hiking each year for the next 3-4 years. To end this year, Plum Run Prairie located in Adams County will begin to be open to the public 365 days of the year.

Plum Run is a tall grass prairie, housing Prairie Dock, Big Blue Stem and Indian Grass along with many rare plants.


Website for Grand Opening- New Hiking Trails at Plum Run Prairie

End of Mendenhall Road
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



Page One-Room School House Event October 29th, 2017
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Page One-Room School House Event Event at the corner of Page School Road off of Vaughn Ridge Road. Program "Halloween Celebration". Contact Mary at (937) 587-2043 or Carol at (937)373-3724.

Corner of Page Rd off of Vaughn Ridge Rd
West Union, OH 45693
Directions/Map



Veterans Day Ceremony November 11th, 2017
Veterans Day Ceremony

Starts at 11:00 AM at the Court House in West Union. For more information contact the Veterans Services Office at (973) 544-5005.



110 W Main Street - Adams County Court House
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map



November 13th, 2017
7:00 PM
Adams County Historical Society "Honoring Veterans" will be the program for the evening meeting at 7 PM at The Heritage Center in West Union. For more information contact Mary Fulton at (937)587-2043.
Website for Adams County Historical Society

507 N Cherry Street, Heritage Center - Heritage Center
West, Union 45693
Directions/Map



November 24th - November 25th, 2017
Miller's Thanksgiving Sale - Furniture Store Only Thanksgiving sale will be held Sat. Nov. 24th and Fri. Nov. 25th at the furniture store only. 10% off all items in stock.

960 Wheat Ridge Road
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 544-8524



November 25th, 2017
Adams Country Christmas Christmas on the Adams County Courthouse Square in West Union. Starts at 5:30 p.m. Welcoming ceremony at 6:30 p.m. 

110 W Main street - Adams County Court House
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map



December 2nd, 2017
Peebles Christmas Celebration Lighting of the Christmas tree and other events starts at 6:00 p.m. For more information contact (937) 587-2409.

Main Street
Peebles, Ohio 45660
Directions/Map



Christmas at the Page One-Room School House December 10th, 2017
2 to 4 PM
Christmas at the Page One-Room School House
The last Open House of 2017 at the Page One-Room School "Christmas" will be a family affair on Sunday, from 2 to 4 PM. Contact Mary at (937) 587-2043 or Carol at (937) 373-3724.


Corner of Page School Rd. off of Vaughn Ridge Rd.
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 587-2043



December 11th, 2017
Adams County Historical Society The Christmas Meeting at The Heritage Center will be held at 7 PM. For more information contact Mary Fulton at 937-587-2043.

507 N Cherry Street - Heritage Center
West, Union 45693
Directions/Map



December 23rd - December 30th, 2017
End of Year Clearance Sale at Miller's Furniture Store Running through Friday, Dec. 23rd to Friday, Dec. 30th. 10% of of all items in stock. Furniture Store only. NO Sunday sales.
Bakery will have Free Coffee and Cookies!!
Bulk Food will have free Cheese and Candy Samples!!


960 Wheat Ridge Road
West Union, Ohio 45693
Directions/Map

(937) 544-8524