Moo Fest (Berlin)

June 17, 2017
Celebrating National Dairy Month. Lots of Ice Cream and other dairy products samples throughout town, milk “Callie”, a mechanical cow, special sales, and more. Sol’s Exchange always has the famous $2.00 Banana Splits during the Moo Fest! Listen to music on the square in downtown Berlin. Come help us celebrate Ohio dairy farmers.

LOCATION: Berlin, Ohio (map)
WEBSITE: www.heartofamishcountry.com
WEBSITE: Berlin Ohio Stores

Amish Country Cookbook Extravaganza and Tasting (Berlin)

July 1, 2017
A dozen cookbook authors will be on hand with delicious samples of recipes from their cookbooks. Sample great food, chat with the authors and then vote for your favorites to help us crown a winner.

TIME: Saturday, 10am – 1pm
LOCATION: Gospel Bookstore at German Village Center (map)
CONTACT : 330-893-2523
WEBSITE: www.mygospelbookstore.com

East Holmes Fireman’s Festival

east-holmes-firemens-festival-berlin-ohioJuly 15, 2017
The annual East Holmes Fireman’s Festival is held every year to honor the many volunteers who protect life and property in Holmes County, at Berlin Elementary School. This year’s festivities will be as good as they have been in the past, with games for the kids, an auction, lots of food and ending the night with fireworks at dusk.
TIME: 4:00 PM
LOCATION: Berlin Elementary School (map)
WEBSITE: www.eastholmesfire.org

Harvest Festival Parade and Rib Cook Off (Berlin)

Berlin Harvest FestivalSeptember 9, 2017
The Harvest Festival & Rib Cook Off is Berlin’s largest event of the year. Celebrating the Harvest with food, music and fun! Rib vendors come from just down the street and also far and wide to participate in the rib cook-off. Mouth watering ribs are available beginning at 10am. Be sure to vote for your favorite so we can crown the people’s choice award. There will also be a judges award given. Live music will begin at 10am along with kids activities, bake sales, dunk tank, sales throughout town, local food, samples, a raffle, and a parade at 6pm to end the day. A fun family event that you don’t want to miss.

TIME: Saturday all day
LOCATION: downtown Berlin, Ohio (map)
WEBSITE: www.berlinharvestfestival.com

Christmas Open House (Berlin)

November 9-10, 2017
Kicking off the Christmas season, the Berlin Ohio shops will be decked out in their holiday splendor.

TIME: Thursday & Friday   
WEBSITE: www.ohiosamishcountry.com
LOCATION: Berlin Ohio (map)

Holmes County’s Largest Book Signing – Gospel Bookstore (Berlin)

November 11, 2017
Join us in the heart of Ohio Amish country for Holmes County’s largest book signing. There will be 40+ authors, many of them local, selling and signing their books. Trying to find that special Christmas gift? Here is your opportunity! Give the gift of a personalized signed book with a great message.

TIME: Saturday 9am – 1pm   
CONTACT: (330) 893-2523
LOCATION: Gospel Bookstore at The German Village Center, Berlin, Ohio
WEBSITE www.mygospelbookstore.com/events

Christmas Nativity Parade (Berlin)

November 24, 2017
Visit Berlin for their annual Shopping event and Nativity Parade. Celebrating the true meaning of the season, you will find no Santa in this parade. There will be candle lighting, caroling and hot chocolate and cookies provided by Operation Christmas Child. The parade features live animals begins at 5:45pm at the intersection of Routes 39 and 62 and ends at the square in Berlin.

TIME: Friday, 5:45pm
LOCATION: Downtown Berlin, Ohio (map)
WEBSITE: www.heartofamishcountry.com

Berlin Amish Country Half Marathon (Berlin)

Amish-Country-Half-MarathonNovember 25, 2017
The 5k and certified 1/2 marathon are run on Ohio Amish Country township and county roads. There will be some nice hills to traverse. These races are being developed by runners for runners. Come and enjoy the country setting. Be a part of the inaugural race or come to watch the race. The races will start and finish near lots of bathrooms and a heated area. All profits are going to the East Holmes Fire Department and the Berlin Main Street Merchants.

TIME: Saturday, 8am (5k & certified 1/2 marathon)
LOCATION: Berlin Ohio (map)
CONTACT : Mark (330) 466-2705
WEBSITE: www.runinamishcountry.com

Shopping Under the Stars (Berlin)

December 8, 2017
Enjoy holiday shopping at its best. Come to Berlin, in the heart of Ohio Amish Country, and enjoy extended shopping hours in many of Berlin’s shops. Many stores will offer sales, refreshments, raffles, and hours extended until 9pm.

TIME: Friday, 10am – 9pm   LOCATION: Downtown Berlin Ohio
WEBSITE: www.berlinohioinfo.com

Christmas Cookie Tour of Inns (Area)

December 9-10, 2017
Happy Holidays and welcome to the 10th Annual Christmas Cookie Tour of Inns 2017. Celebrate the season during an afternoon of progressive cookie tasting and touring through festively decorated inns of Amish Country. Explore treasure-filled interiors and experience the scents and sounds of Christmas! Proceeds from this event will be given to area charities.
LOCATION: Various Inns
WEBSITE: www.christmascookietour.com