Amish Country Theater (Walnut Creek)

Amish-Country-TheaterFebruary 11 – December, 2017
Live theater in Ohio’s Amish Country! The remarkable venue that hosts these hilarious productions is a 12,000 sq. ft. theater with a 325-seat auditorium designed to trigger your imagination by creating the illusion that youState Of The Art Theater 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!

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

Walnut Creek Vintage Fair (Walnut Creek)

vintage-fair-walnut-creekJune 24, 2017
Join us in Walnut Creek for our annual Vintage Fair! If you like garage sales and the TV show “American Pickers,” this is the event for you. You never know what you’ll find! Find your next project or take home a finished one. Located near Walnut Creek Furniture. Vendors are currently being accepted. For additional information or to be a vendor at the Vintage Fair, please contact Ruby at 330-893-3383 or Amy at 330-893-2995

TIME: 7AM to 4PM
LOCATION:
Walnut Creek, Ohio (near Walnut Creek Furniture) (map)
WEBSITE: www.cometowalnutcreekohio.com

Homesteading 101: Fermenting, Sauerkraut, and Edible Weeds

June 26, 2017
Join us at The Wallhouse Hotel on July 26 for another DIY Class instructed by a local simple living expert Karen Geiser. Probiotics are a hot topic and you can create your own with just vegetables and salt. Karen will demonstrate making a counter top batch of sauerkraut and dill pickles plus a few other fermented products like kombucha. Samples will follow.

TIME: 10 am – 12:30 pm
LOCATION: Wallhouse Hotel (map)
CONTACT: Phone:(800) 824-2013  
WEBSITE: Facebook Page

DIY Homesteading 101: Growing Garlic, Herbs, and Heirloom Veggies

August 9, 2017
Join us at The Wallhouse Hotel on August 9 for a brand new DIY Class instructed by a local simple living expert Karen Geiser. So many good things to grow in the garden and for this session we’ll learn about different varieties of garlic, how to grow them and ways to use it in the kitchen and home medicine cabinet.

TIME: 10 am – 12:30 pm
LOCATION: Wallhouse Hotel (map)
CONTACT: Phone:(800) 824-2013  
WEBSITE: Facebook Page

Fall Festival at The Farm at Walnut Creek

October 6,7,9 and 13-14, 2017
The Fall Festival at The Farm at Walnut Creek will now be October 6, 7, 9, 13 and 14. Now expanded to five days over two weekends, this event will include food, fall decorations, horseshoeing, broom making, pumpkin slingshot, straw castle, scavenger hunt, corn box, sheep shearing, spinning and the horse drawn wagon rides. An activity that children of all ages really enjoy is the “corn box.” In the corn box, traditional sand is replaced with corn for a sensory experience.
Located at 4147 CR 114, Sugarcreek. Call 330-893-4200 for details and pricing.
LOCATION: The Farm at Walnut Creek (map)
CONTACT: 330-893-4200
WEBSITE: www.thefarmatwalnutcreek.com

Walnut Creek Christmas Tree & Candlelighting (Walnut Creek)

walnut-creek-tree-lighting November 9-11, 2017
Bring your family and join us as we welcome the Christmas season. The evening includes caroling, candle lighting, refreshments and goodie bags for kids. The annual Christmas Tree and Candle Lighting event takes place at The Commercial and Savings Bank, featuring music by local residents, devotional by a local pastor, refreshments, Christmas carols and goodies for the kids. Come join us, everyone is welcome! The Tree Lighting will be on Friday, November 10.
This is traditionally a weekend when many of the local shops hold their open houses, with sales and discounts on Fall and Christmas items. Plan your visit to take in the many events! Open Houses begin on Thursday, November 9 and last through November 11.

LOCATION: Walnut Creek, Ohio (map)
Website: www.cometowalnutcreekohio.com

Journey to Bethlehem (Walnut Creek)

December 1-2, 2017
Experience 1st century Bethlehem and the Christmas Story in seven dramatic stops at various businesses in Walnut Creek Township. Celebrate the Reason for the Season with us in the town of Walnut Creek! Self-guided tour – approximately 3 miles in length. Includes driving and limited walking.The first stop will be at the Walnut Creek Mennonite Church where you will receive a map, and ends with the Live Nativity at The Farm at Walnut Creek.

TIME: Friday & Saturday, 4pm-8pm each night
LOCATION: Walnut Creek, Ohio (map)
Website: www.cometowalnutcreekohio.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