Amish Country Theater (Walnut Creek)

Amish-Country-TheaterMay 15 – November 15, 2014
The Disney-like venue that hosts these hilarious productions is a 12,000 sq. ft. theater with a Wide Framed Shadow325-seat auditorium designed to trigger your imagination by creating the illusion that you are stepping into an authentic Amish barn—except this barn features state-of-the-art sound, lighting, and effects. As a result, audiences experience the production at the highest level. The climate-controlled theater features comfortable movie theater-style seating and easily accommodates wheelchairs and scooters. Hungry patrons may even purchase homemade treats and desserts at the “Barnyard Fixin’s” stand just outside the theater adjacent to the box office. Make sure you arrive early to shop around in the “Hen House” and take home a souvenir from the show!

TIME: visit website
LOCATION: Amish Country Theater – Walnut Creek, Ohio (map)
CONTACT: 1-888-988-7469
WEBSITE: www.amishcountrytheater.com

The Confession – A New Musical (Sugarcreek)

The-Confession-MusicalJune 3 – August 16, 2014
After a successful first theater season, Carlisle Inn again is pleased to present a second run of The Confession Musical. This musical is based upon The Heritage of Lancaster County trilogy of novels written by Beverly Lewis, who USA Today hails as the ‘queen of the genre’ when it comes to Amish love stories. The storyline comes from the books, The Shunning, The Confession, and The Reckoning.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek Ohio (map)
CONTACT: Carlisle Inn (877) 722-7547
WEBSITE: www.amishcountrymusicals.com
WEBSITE: www.theconfessionmusical.wordpress.com

Half-Stiched The Musical (Sugarcreek)

August 22 – December 20, 2014
Dutchman Hospitality is pleased to announce a new musical coming to the Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek. From bestselling novelist, Wanda Brunstetter, Half-Stitched features the story of a group of mismatched strangers attending the Amish Quilting Club…

Bestselling author, Wanda E. Brunstetter became fascinated with the Amish way of life when she first visited her husband’s Mennonite relatives living in Pennsylvania. Wanda and her husband, Richard, live in Washington State but take every opportunity to visit Amish settlements throughout the states, where they have several Amish friends.

TIME: visit website   LOCATION: Carlisle Inn Sugarcreek Ohio (map)
CONTACT: Carlisle Inn (877) 722-7547
WEBSITE: www.amishcountrymusicals.com
WEBSITE: www.half-stitchedmusical.com

Harvest Festival Parade and Rib Cook Off (Berlin)

Sept. 6, 2014
Shopping and Ribs, what more could you ask for? Stroll the streets of Berlin while the delicious scent of BBQ Ribs temps your taste buds. Buy a whole rack or get a small sample at each participating vendor.


TIME: Saturday
LOCATION: downtown Berlin, Ohio (map)
CONTACT : info@berlinohioinfo.com
BLOG: Harvest Festival Parade and Rib Cook-Off
WEBSITE: www.heartofamishcountry.com

Amish Country Quilt Show (Dalton)

September 11, 2014
Join us at the 13th annual Amish Country Quilt Show at the Buckeye Expo Center in Dalton, Ohio. The Center is located at the entrance to Ohio’s famous Amish Country. Comfortable accommodations, wonderful restaurants and quaint shops will round out your show experience. We look forward to seeing you!

TIME: Thu., Fri., Sat. 10am – 5pm   LOCATION: Buckeye Expo Center (Dalton, Ohio)
WEBSITE: www.amishcountryquiltshow.com

The Isaacs (Wilmot)

Amish Door The IsaacsSeptember 13, 2014
Enjoy an evening that is sure to showcase their unique style that marries bluegrass harmonies and instrumentation with modern southern gospel lyrics. Tickets are $43 and include a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating only. Doors open at 12:15 pm for the Matinee and 6:15 pm for the Dinner. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Saturday 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com

Ohio Swiss Festival (Sugarcreek)

September 26-27, 2014
The Ohio Swiss Festival began in 1953 as a way to help the Ohio Swiss Cheese Association, based in Sugarcreek, to sell its excess cheese and to celebrate the Sugarcreek area’s Swiss Heritage. Today it continues to be celebrated on the fourth weekend after Labor Day. Friday & Saturday provide two full days of entertainment and events such as costume and yodeling contests, the Steinstossen (throwing of the stone), the Swiss Cheese Chase 5k, and a kiddie and grand parade!

TIME: Friday and Saturday
LOCATION:
Sugarcreek, Ohio (map)
BLOG: Ohio Swiss Festival
WEBSITE: www.villageofsugarcreek.com

Oktoberfest (Sugarcreek)

Heinis Gourmet Market OktoberfestOctober 4, 2014
Award-winning Butcher Ingo Wedler will be on site cooking up his own recipes that he is creating at Sugar Valley Meats. This very special Oktoberfest menu will include German bratwurst, mild to hot currywurst, German potato salad, sauerkraut and more! We will also have plenty of German craft beers and wines

TIME: 9AM – 9PM
LOCATION: Heini’s Gourmet Market (map)
WEBSITE: www.facebook.com

Holmes County Antique Festival (Millersburg)

October 4-5, 2014
The Holmes County Antique Festival is a yearly fall festival which takes place in Historic Downtown Millersburg, Ohio. Enjoy two days of markets, arts and crafts, demonstrations on the Square, and continuous entertainment and food, plus the 5K race, Classic Car Show and the Grand Parade. Be sure to visit our Grand Victorian House on Wooster Road, which has been featured on HGTV.

TIME: Saturday & Sunday   
LOCATION: Millersburg Ohio (map)
CONTACT: (330) 674-6781
WEBSITE: www.holmescountyantiquefestival.org

Old Fashion Apple Butter Stirring (Millersburg)

Old Fashioned Apple Butter Stirring Yoders Amish HomeOctober 4, 11, and 18, 2014
The Old Fashioned Apple Butter Stirring at Yoder’s Amish Home starts with putting the 30 gallon copper kettle on the fire in the morning. Stirring goes on all day long and visitors can take their turn to stir throughout the day as they work to fill half pint jars to be sold.

TIME: Saturday, all day
LOCATION: Yoder’s Amish Home Millersburg Ohio (map)
WEBSITE: www.yodersamishhome.com

Apple Dumpling Festival (Shreve)

30th Annual Apple Dumpling Festival Whispering Hills RV ParkOctober 4th and 5th, 2014
The Apple Dumpling Festival held at Whispering Hills RV Park includes their famous apple dumpling dessert, apple butter stirring, and crafts. The dumplings are hand made by Ruth Saurer using a recipe that dates back at least 40 years.

TIME: Saturday and Sunday, all day
LOCATION: Whispering Hills RV Park Shreve Ohio (map)
WEBSITE: www.whisperinghillsrvpark.com

Charm Days (Charm)

October 10-11, 2014
Charm, a small Amish town, is located on State Rt. 557 in rural Holmes County. Annually, in mid-October, the quaint community of Charm hosts Charm Days, which is a two day event hosting a bake sale, flea market, yard sales, old-fashioned chili and pies from the local school benefit and fiddling program. Merchants also offer discounts, specials and a grand prize drawing that brings the little town of Charm together.

TIME: Friday & Saturday
LOCATION: Charm, Ohio (MAP)
WEBSITE: Charm Merchant Days

Legacy Five (Wilmot)

Amish Door Legacy FiveOctober 30, 2014
Join us for an evening of great music with the rich four and five part harmony that Legacy Five has become noted for as the result of a masterful weaving together of five unique and versatile talents. It’s a night you don’t want to miss… order your tickets today! Tickets are $40 and include a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating only. Doors will open at 6:15 pm. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm. one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Thursday 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com

Barbershop Chorus (Wilmot)

Amish Door Barbershop ChorusNovember 1, 2014
We invite you to take a step back into a bygone era with the feisty and fun sounds of the Hall of Fame Barbershop Chorus. You will hear all of your classic favorites with a great new twist! On November 1, 2014, doors will open at 6:15pm. Tickets are $40 and include a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm. one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Saturday 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com

The Martins (Wilmot)

Amish Door The MartinsNovember 14, 2014
This legendary and highly awarded vocal group brings a performance that blends southern Gospel, inspirational, and contemporary Christian music. A true delight for fans of all ages! Tickets are $40 and include a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating only. Doors will open at 6:15pm. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Friday 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com

A Swinging Christmas (Wilmot)

Amish Door A Swinging ChristmasNovember 21 and 22, December 17 and 18, 2014
Will Johnny be home for Christmas? Jazzy tunes and one crazed crooner heat up a cold wintery night at the Mountaintop Lodge. Perfect for groups! Tickets are $40.00 and includes a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating only. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 1:00 p.pm. and 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com

Christmas in the Village (Sugarcreek)

November 28th and 29th, 2014
A Christmas candle lighting service starts the activities, the Christmas story is read, an honorary candle lighter is recognized, and at the flip of the switch, downtown Sugarcreek comes to life with beautiful tree and light displays and strolling carolers. Enjoy free songbooks, hot chocolate, pastries and gifts, and start your Christmas shopping—our stores will keep the doors open for you.

TIME: Friday, 5:30pm   
LOCATION: Downtown Sugarcreek, Ohio
WEBSITE: www.villageofsugarcreek.com

Declaration (Wilmot)

Amish Door DeclarationDecember 4, 2014
Their mission is to publicly and clearly make known the love and saving power of Jesus Christ through the means of quality music with strong Biblical lyrics. Tickets are $40 and include a bountiful meal. Reserved Seating only. *To ensure processing time, event tickets must be purchased online by 3:00 pm one day prior to any given show. Event tickets will be held at the door of your event.

TIME: Thursday 7:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Amish Door Restaurant (map)
WEBSITE: www.amishdoormarketplace.com