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August

WAYNE COUNTY CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Please check the SPECIAL listings for more events

8/3-8/4

Rogues Hollow Festival

Streets are closed for vendors, games, kiddie parade, classic car show, live bands, vintage baseball game & fireworks. Downtown Doylestown Fri 7-11 PM, Sat 8 AM-11 PM 330-658-2480

8/3-8/4

Ohio Mennonite Relief Sale

Huge Quilt and Wood Auction which raises money for world-wide relief through the Mennonite Central Committee. Great food! Wayne County Fairgrounds Fri 4-9 PM, Sat 7 AM-4 PM 330-231-2413

Website: www.ohiomccreliefsale.org

8/7

Kidron Firemen's Chicken BBQ

Kidron Community Park 5 PM 330-857-2641

8/9

Orrville Performing Arts

Free concerts in the park. Bring a chair or blanket. Orr Park Rehm Gazebo 7-9 PM 330-684-5001

Website: www.orrville.com/news-and-events

8/9

Whiz Bang! Science Show

Have fun while learning about science. OARDC's Whiz-bang Scientist will encourage children to learn about science and will enrich the natural world experience. Free family fun. John Streeter Garden Amphitheater, Secrest Arboret 7 PM

Website: http://secrest.osu.edu

8/9-8/11

Lincoln Highway "Buy-Way" Yard Sales

All across the state including Wayne County! Along the Lincoln Highway

Website: www.historicbyway.com

8/9-8/11

Dalton Village-Wide Garage Sale

Held in conjunction with the Lincoln Highway "Buyway" Yard Sales. Village of Dalton

8/10-8/11

60th Anniversary Celebration

Help us celebrate 60 years of being in business! Music, food, games, prizes and inflatables. Shisler's Cheese 330-682-2105

Website: www.cheesehouse.com

8/10-8/11

Festa Italiana

See website for details. Downtown Wooster

Website: www.festaitalianawooster.com

8/10-8/11

Creston Homecoming

Entertainment nightly, games and food. Fri Fish Fry. Sat Ox Roast. Parade Sat at 1 PM. Creston Community Park Fri 5-9 PM, Sat 2-9 PM 330-347-1906

8/11

Sonnenberg Homecoming

Old-time baseball game, music, food, ice cream and tours. Sonnenberg Village 10 AM-3:30 PM 330-857-9111

Website: www.kidronhistoricalsociety.org

8/12

Annual Paws in the Park Pawty

Registration starts at 11:30 AM. BBQ chicken dinner/hot dogs/DJ/Vendors/Dog-themed games/K9 blessings/professional photographer and so much more. $25 per K9 & human/ $5 per each additional K9 or human over 6 years of age. 2017 dog license & current rabies tags should be on collar. Email pawsintheparkpawty@gmail.com for more information and to pre-register to save $5. Like us on facebook. Freedlander Park Noon-4 PM

8/17

Concert/Cruise In

Enjoy a wonderful summer evening in Downtown Wooster with great food, live music, classic cars and street rods. Downtown Wooster 7-9:30 PM 330-262-6222

Website: www.mainstreetwooster.org

8/17-8/18

Orrville Railroad Days

Held in conjunction with the Orrville Rib Festival. Tours of 1868 Pennsylvania Passenger Station now a Railroad Museum. Orrville Depot Museum Fri 5-8 PM, Sat NOON-5 PM 330-683-2426

Website: www.orrvillerailroad.com

8/17-8/18

Orrville Lions Rib & Music Fest

Craft and Car Show, entertainment nightly and great food. Free shuttles from school parking lots. Market Street-Downtown Orrville Fri 5-10 PM, Sat 10 AM-11 PM 330-682-2105

Website: www.orrvillelionsribfest.com

8/17-8/18

Marshallville Historical Days

Parade, car show, food, music, craft show, beer garden, wine tasting and tractor pulls. C Village wide Fri 6-11 PM, Sat all day 330-855-2212

8/17-8/19

Cowboy Mounted Shooting - State Shoot

Watch these cowboys compete in timed shooting matches on horseback. Family-oriented club with members in wild west outfits. Wayne County Fairgrounds Fri 7:30 PM, Sat & Sun 10 AM 330-466-1625

Website: www.nooutlaws.com

8/18

Buckin' Ohio Pro Bull Riding & Western Experience

Join Buckin' Ohio for a real Western Experience-fun for the whole family. See website for times and events. 8154 Garman Rd., Burbank 4-9:45 PM 330-624-7205

Website: www.buckinohio.com

8/18

Machinery Sale

Kidron Auction 9 AM 330-857-2641

Website: www.kidronauction.com

8/18

Speaker Bill Moss "Lionel Trains"

County Line Historical Society hosting speaker Bill Moss who will speak on the differences in production and have running trains on display. Ken Miller Gas and Oil Museum 1 PM 330-464-4382

8/18

Smithville Community Historical Society Open House, Antique Market & Vintage Baseball Game

Antique Market, with quality antiques, on the front lawn of the Mishler Mill open 10 AM-4 PM. Open House at the Pioneer Village with craftsmen in the buildings open 1:30 -4 PM. Only Mishler Mill and Reception Center are handicapped accessible. Vintage baseball game Smithville Stars VS The Mansfield Independence. Smithville Historical Society & Mishler Mill 10 AM-4 PM 330-669-9308

Website: www.rootsweb.com/~ohschs/index.html

8/18

Heart and Sole Community Walk/Run

Annual benefit for local United Way. Three races 5k, 10k, and Half Marathon. Race to reduce poverty. Downtown Wooster 7 AM 330-264-5576

Website: www.uwwh.org

8/24

Sounds of Downtown

Spend a relaxing evening in Downtown Wooster listening to street musicians. Downtown Wooster 6-8 PM 330-262-6222

Website: www.mainstreetwooster.org

8/25

Antique Car Show

Rain Date September 15. See website for details. Lehman's Hardware 10 AM-2 PM 800-438-5346

Website: www.Lehmans.com

8/25

Marshallville Tractor Pull

One of the oldest pulls in the area. Marshallville Park 1 PM 330-855-2212

8/25

Break the Cycle Benefit Bicycle Ride

Benefit bike ride supporting OneEighty's substance abuse and addiction services. Three beautiful and challenging routes, a 5k sidewalk tour and a motorcycle poker run. Wayne County Fairgrounds 7 AM-3 PM 330-264-8498

Website: www.btcbenefit.org