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Events

There is a vast array of fun things to do in Coshocton County Ohio. Whether you are young or old, you'll find events and festivals throughout the year to enjoy!   Many events are free to attend!

2015 Coshocton County Ohio Events


Coshocton Crow GeotrailOngoing ~ Coshocton Crow Geotrail 

Coshocton County, Ohio 
Free to participate
For more information, call 740-622-4877 
www.visitcoshocton.com/things-to-do/sports-outdoors/geocaching
Learn more about Geocaching at www.geocaching.com 

The Crow Geotrail is sponsored by the Coshocton County Visitors Bureau and is a series of 13 geocaches.  The geocaches are hidden all across Coshocton County, providing a great opportunity to see some of the area’s most interesting places and sites!  Pick up your passport at the Coshocton County Visitors Bureau & Annin Flagmakers Showroom at 432 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, Ohio.   


The Tiverton InstituteWednesday, March 4 & Thursday, March 5, 2015 ~ The 113th Tiverton Institute

Tiverton Community Building 
County Road 20 near the State Route 206 intersection in Tiverton, Ohio
Contact Donna Rae Young, 740-502-3168, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The morning starts each day with coffee and donuts at 10 a.m. The programs begin at 10:30 with covered dish meals at noon. These meals are popular as everyone brings delicious food to share. The afternoon sessions begin at 1 p.m. The evening programs are at 7 p.m. There is a baking contest Wednesday morning for adults and children. There is also judging for woodcraft items. The Tiverton Grange has a Soup Supper on Thursday from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Institute is supported by donations as we Pass the Hat. The day speakers cover a variety of topics such as history, information, entertainment, travel and more. Wednesday evening's program is for the children. Thursday evening is music and fun. 

The original purpose of a Community Institute was to trade new ideas for farming and homemaking. The Extension Service agents shared information. Now speakers share history, local and state legislation, and other information The Tiverton Institute is one of the last of its kind in the state.


2014 Coshocton Bridal FairMarch 7, 2015 ~ Bridal Fair

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites  
115 N. Water Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Call 740-622-9455 or 740-622-4001 for more information

1:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Brought to you by Banquet and Catering by Oscar Rose, The Warehouse Steak n' Stein, and Coshocton Village Inn & Suites.  Visit with over 20 vendors, enjoy food samples, plenty of giveaways and more!  


Comedy Club at the Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe Village

Saturday, March 7, 2015 ~ Comedy Club

Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe Village
400 N Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
www.Warehousesteaknstein.com

Held the first Saturday evening of each month January through May. Call for details and reservations (required) at (740) 622-4001.


The Foursome Theater CoshoctonMar 6-7, 13-14, 20 & 21, 2015 ~ The Foursome ~ A Production of the Coshocton Footlight Players

Triple Locks Theater
N. Whitewoman St and Hydraulic Ave, Historic Roscoe Village, Coshocton Ohio 43812
www.FootlightPlayers.com
740-622-2959
Friday: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
Saturday: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

In this popular Norm Foster comedy, which takes place entirely on the eighteen tees of a golf course, four old friends, home for their college reunion, hook up for a round of golf and delight the audience with the surprises that are revealed as they share their successes and failures.


Coshocton Public Library Book SigningMar 19, 2015 ~ Author Michael Connor Book Signing

Coshocton Public Library
655 Main Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
740-622-0956
www.coshoctonlibrary.org
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 

Join author and railroad executive Michael Connor for a discussion of the Ohio Central Railroad in our county. Connor will sign copies of his book Ohio Central In Color Volume 1: Southern Lines.


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, March 19, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, March 28, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ Northwest Territory Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Teenage Talent Exhibit at the Johnson Humrickhouse MuseumSaturday, March 28 thru Sunday, May 17, 2015 ~ Teen-Age Talent Exhibit

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH 43812 (Roscoe Village) 
www.jhmuseum.org 740-622-8710 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This exhibit features artwork by high school students in Coshocton County. This museum is Accredited by the American Association of Museums and is also home to the famous Newark Holy Stones.


Comedy Club at the Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe VillageSaturday, April 4, 2015 ~ Comedy Club

Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe Village
400 N Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
www.Warehousesteaknstein.com

Held the first Saturday evening of each month January through May. Call for details and reservations (required) at (740) 622-4001.


What Women Want at the Johnson Humrickhouse MuseumApril 11, 2015 ~ What Women Want

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH 43812 (Roscoe Village)
www.jhmuseum.org 740-622-8710 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Gourmet dinner and special gift auction fundraising event at the Museum just for women.


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, April 16, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Ken Smailes PresentationThursday, April 16, 2015 ~ Coshocton Library Program 'The Life of the POWs at the Johnson’s Island Civil War Prison'

Central Christian Church
Corner of 8th & Main St. 731 Main Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For information, ccontact the library at 740-622-0956
www.coshoctonlibrary.org
6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. 

For over twenty years David R. Bush has been immersed in the investigation of the Johnson’s Island Prisoner of War Depot—a Union prison confining Confederate Officers—located in Sandusky Bay, Lake Erie. His work led to it being recognized as a National Historic Landmark in 1990. Dr. Bush is Professor of Anthropology at Heidelberg University and also directs the Center for Historic and Military Archaeology.


Coshocton Chamber Annual DinnerFriday, April 17, 2015 ~ Coshocton County Chamber Annual Dinner

Lake Park Pavilion
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more information: Coshocton Chamber 740-622-5411
www.coshoctonchamber.com

The Small Business of the Year , Young Leader of the Year & Employee of the Year are presented at the Annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner. Prior year recipients are listed on the Chamber website.


UKC Beagle Nationals

Friday, April 17 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 ~ UKC Beagle Nationals

Coshocton County Fairgrounds, 707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
740-545-0984 or 800-338-4724
Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Come watch the crowning of the national hunt champion in each division as well as the national show champion. Free Admission for Spectators.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, April 18, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ Stockdale Family Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Bulbs in BloomSunday, April 19, 2015  ~ “Blossom & Branches Bash” Clary Gardens Annual Open House

Clary Gardens
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Free Admission
1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
www.clarygardens.org

Clary Gardens, 588 W. Chestnut St. (SR 541 W), Coshocton, OH 43812 is hosting it’s annual Open House on Sunday, April 19, 2014 from 1:00-3:30pm. This event is free and open to the public. Please join us for this feast for the senses amid the beautiful daffodils, candy colored tulips beautiful trees and more!! Enjoy Guided Tours, Historical Interpretations, light refreshments, entertainment and mini workshops or venture off on your own and enjoy the serenity of our woodland trail. We are certain you will be just as excited as we are with all the new happenings in the Garden.


Bulbs in BloomApril 19, 2015 thru the End of Blooming Season ~ “Bulbs in Bloom at Clary Gardens”

Clary Gardens
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Free Admission
www.clarygardens.org

Visit Clary Gardens from Mid April through May to see hundreds of colorful bulbs in bloom! Come see the daffodils kick off this burst of spring color, followed by more daffodils and candy colored tulips!! 


Coshocton Community Choir Christmas Festival ConcertSunday, April 26, 2015 ~ 'Day by Day' Coshocton Community Choir Spring Concert

Concert held at McKinley Auditorium
Coshocton High School, 1205 Cambridge Road, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Tickets: $10 for adults and $5 for children
Tickets are available at the door or online at www.coshoctoncommunitychoir.org 
For more information, call 740-623-0554

Over 200 singers and musicians from central Ohio participate in this annual Spring concert. The choir, now in its 44th season, has commissioned a number of arrangements from well-known composers. Musical selections span the centuries with classics from each era being performed. This concert features the 100-voice adult choir, the Coshocton Children's Choir and the Coshocton Youth Chorale teen choir all performing a mix of sacred and secular choral music. 


Clary Gardens Children's Activities Free

Tuesdays, May thru September, 2015 ~ Posies & Poses Story Time

Clary Gardens
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
Each Tuesday at 10:00 a.m.
Donation based: Any offerings (no matter how small) are greatly appreciated and go directly toward further development of the Children’s Garden.

Bring your youngster to Clary Gardens, 588 W Chestnut St., Coshocton, OH each Tuesday at 10:00 am for a delightful story time outdoors in our Children’s Garden (weather permitting) or in the Compton House during inclement weather. Following each natured themed story, children have the opportunity to stay and learn kid’s yoga poses and yoga games relating to the book. Children are to be accompanied by a caregiver.


Yellow Flag Sales in West Lafayette Ohio

May 1 & 2, 2015 ~ Yellow Flag Community Sales

West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773   

Register at Brothers Hardware.  Cost to set up $5.00

100s of sales held throughout the  Village and surrounding area.


Comedy Club at the Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe VillageSaturday, May 2, 2015 ~ Comedy Club

Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe Village
400 N Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
www.Warehousesteaknstein.com

Held the first Saturday evening of each month January through May. Call for details and reservations (required) at (740) 622-4001.


Coshocton Dogwood FestivalMay 1 – 9, 2015 ~ Dogwood Festival

Coshocton, Ohio multiple venues
variable costs, lots of free events
For more information, call 740-622-0326
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.pomerenearts.org/gatherings/dogwood-festival

Dogwood Festival is a community celebration of the visual and performing arts. When we try to explain the vitality of arts and culture in Coshocton we point to two things: 1–Coshocton is the birthplace of the Advertising Art Industry (in the 1900’s we boasted the second highest per capita population of artists east of the Mississippi) & 2–our deeply rooted Appalachian citizenry. This is worth celebrating!


Marvelous WonderettesMay 8-9, 15-16, 22 & 23, 2015 ~ Dial M for Murder~ A Production of the Coshocton Footlight Players

Triple Locks Theater
N. Whitewoman St and Hydraulic Ave, Historic Roscoe Village, Coshocton Ohio 43812
www.FootlightPlayers.com
740-622-2959
Friday: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. 
Saturday: 8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Tony Wendice has married his wife, Margot, for her money and now plans to murder her for the same reason. He plots the perfect murder by blackmailing a scoundrel from his past into strangling her while arranging a brilliant alibi for himself. Unfortunately for Wendice, his schemes do not work out exactly as planned, leading him to make some reckless decisions that build the suspense to the play’s dramatic conclusion. 


Coshocton Flea Market

Saturday & Sunday, May 9-10, 2015 ~ Coshocton Antique Flea Market

Coshocton County Fairgrounds Commercial Building #2
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: Erma Miller: 740-622-6329
Saturday hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday hours:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Free appraisals noon - 2:00 p.m.)

Each show features a variety of dealers with antiques, collectibles, glassware, coins, furniture, war relics, vintage jewelry, advertising items, books, knives, tools, old toys, post cards, and more. Dealer space available.   Free admission and parking.   2015 flyer


Bluegrass BandSaturday, May 16, 2015 ~ Black Diamond Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, May 21, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Summer Show

Saturday, May 23, 2015 ~ Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Tractor Show

Coshocton Tractor Supply, 499 Downtowner Plaza, Coshocton (off Second Street)
Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc., PO Box 1630 Coshocton 
Contact: Paul Schonauer 740-622-7618
Secretary: Sam Wyler 740-545-7792

Enjoy an antique tractor show at Tractor Supply from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.


Advertising Art at the Johnson Humrickhouse Museum

Saturday, May 23 - Monday, September 7, 2015 ~ Pushing the Surface Quilt Show

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH 43812 (Roscoe Village)
www.jhmuseum.org 740-622-8710 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Featuring contemporary quilts from national and international artists. This museum is Accredited by the American Association of Museums and is also home to the famous Newark Holy Stones.


Coshocton Hot Air Balloon FestivalThursday, June 4 thru Saturday, June 6, 2015 ~ 34rd Annual Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival 

Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
www.coshoctonhotairballoonfestival.com

This is the longest running balloon festival in Ohio, with over 25 hot air balloons filling the skies. Musical entertainment, carnival rides, festive foods, and crafters are just a few of the items lined up at this annual festival. Not to mention the balloons. Free Admission.    Vendor and Entertainment Inquiries click here.


Coshocton Flea Market

June  5, 6, & 7, 2015 ~ Coshocton Antique Flea Market

Coshocton County Fairgrounds Commercial Building #2
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: Erma Miller: 740-622-6329
Friday hours:  4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturday hours: 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Sunday hours:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Free appraisals noon - 2:00 p.m.)

Each show features a variety of dealers with antiques, collectibles, glassware, coins, furniture, war relics, vintage jewelry, advertising items, books, knives, tools, old toys, post cards, and more.  Dealer space available.  Free admission and parking.   2015 flyer


Historic Roscoe Village Corvette Cruise-in

Sunday, June 14, 2015 ~ Corvettes at Roscoe Village

Historic Roscoe Village, Coshocton Ohio
740-622-9310 or 1-800-877-1830 
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
www.roscoevillage.com
10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free

Over 200 Corvettes will converge in Roscoe Village at this event hosted by the Classic Glass Corvette Club. Stroll the streets of Roscoe Village to the tunes of 50s and 60s music as you admire your favorite car and talk to its proud owner.


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, June 18, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Coshocton Dulcimer DaysJune 19, 20 & 21, 2015 ~ Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival

Coshocton, Ohio 43812 
Free admission and parking; Workshops $15 each)
Contact: Louise Cardenzana 740-545-6265 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 
www.CoshoctonDulcimerDays.com

Coshocton County has been the host of the longest running heritage music festival in Ohio—Dulcimer Days. It is also the second oldest event of its kind in the United States. This year marks the 41st year of this nationally significant Appalachian musical event. Bring the whole family to share a music-filled weekend with the sounds of Appalachian and traditional music played on mountain dulcimers, hammered dulcimers, bowed psalteries, fiddles, guitars, banjos, and other instruments. The Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival hosts the Mid-East Regional Mountain and Hammered Dulcimer Championships. The festival consists of workshops, mini-concerts, headliner concert, and jam sessions.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, June 27, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ T-N-T Bluegrass Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Indian Mud RunSaturday, June 27, 2015 ~ Indian Mud Run

Coshocton Lake Park Canal Boat Area
23253 State Route 83, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. 
Race Participant: $50.00 - $80.00
Contact: Coshocton Lake Park 740-622-7528
www.Indianmudrun.com

The Indian mud run is an obstacle course race along the beautiful Scarr Loop and Eagle Ridge Trails at Lake Park. The race will be approximately the length of a 5K or 3.1 miles long and will include approximately 20 obstacles. Participant admission fee information on their website. This is a fundraiser for the Coshocton Lake Park.


A Day of Enchantment - Fairy House BuildingSunday, June 28, 2015 ~ “A Day of Enchantment” - Fairy & Troll Day

Clary Gardens
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 
Admission: Free

Children and their families are invited to the free event, “A Day of Enchantment” at Clary Gardens on June 28, 2015 from 1 – 3 p.m. to create a Woodland Fairy and Troll Village on our woodland trail. Enjoy this fun and creative activity that brings families and nature together. In addition to the fairy and troll house building, this year’s event will also include an array of fun & frolic filled fairy activities including a make it take it craft! Also back by popular demand will be our crazy fun troll bowling! Donations are humbly requested in an effort to keep this event free.


Ohio Chautauqua 2015July 7 -11, 2015 ~ Ohio Chautauqua ~ Journey Stories

Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Ave., Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: Coshocton CVB 740-622-4877, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.OhioHumanities.org

Featuring: Gold Rush 49er - J. Goldsborough Bruff;  Titantic Survivor - Edith Russell;  Indian Captive - Olive Ann Oatman; Civil Right Leader - Martin Luther King, Jr.; and Philosopher - Henry David Thoreau.  Enjoy free evening performances and daytime workshops.


Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Summer Show

Saturday & Sunday, July 11 – 12, 2015 ~ Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Summer Show

Coshocton County Fairgrounds, 707 Kenilworth Ave., Coshocton
Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc., PO Box 1630 Coshocton 
Contact: Paul Schonauer 740-622-7618
Secretary: Sam Wyler 740-545-7792

Minneapolis Moline will be the featured tractor and equipment and they welcome the Prairie Gold Moline Association. Join them at the fairgrounds for fun, food, friends and fellowship.


Coshocton Flea Market

Saturday & Sunday, July 11 & 12, 2015 ~ Coshocton Antique Flea Market

Coshocton County Fairgrounds Commercial Building #2
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: Erma Miller: 740-622-6329
Saturday hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday hours:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Free appraisals noon - 2:00 p.m.)

Each show features a variety of dealers with antiques, collectibles, glassware, coins, furniture, war relics, vintage jewelry, advertising items, books, knives, tools, old toys, post cards, and more.  Dealer space available.  Free admission and parking.   2015 flyer


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, July 16, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


West Lafayette Ohio Homecoming Festival Queen ContestThursday, July 23, 2015 ~ West Lafayette Homecoming Festival Queen Contest

Burt Park, West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773

This is just one of many activities planned to for the West Lafayette Homecoming.  Visit their Facebook Page for additional updates and contest forms. 


West Lafayette Ohio Homecoming Festival ParadeFriday, July 24, 2015 ~ West Lafayette Homecoming Festival Parade

West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773      7:00 p.m.

This is just one of many activities planned to for the West Lafayette Homecoming.  Visit their Facebook Page for additional updates and contest forms. 


West Lafayette Ohio Homecoming Festival ActivitiesFriday, July 24, 2015 ~ West Lafayette Homecoming Festival Activities

Homecoming grounds & Burt Park, West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773 

This is just one of many activities planned to for the West Lafayette Homecoming.  Visit their Facebook Page for additional updates and contest forms. 


Bluegrass BandSaturday, July 25, 2015 ~ Awesome Possum Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Coshocton Flea Market

Saturday & Sunday, August 8 & 9, 2015 ~ Coshocton Antique Flea Market

Coshocton County Fairgrounds Commercial Building #2
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: Erma Miller: 740-622-6329
Saturday hours: 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Sunday hours:  11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. (Free appraisals noon - 2:00 p.m.)

Each show features a variety of dealers with antiques, collectibles, glassware, coins, furniture, war relics, vintage jewelry, advertising items, books, knives, tools, old toys, post cards, and more.  Dealer space available.  Free admission and parking.   2015 flyer


Coshocton Canal Days FestivalThursday – Sunday, August 6, 7, 8, & 9, 2015  ~ Coshocton Canal Days

Most activities are on the Coshocton County Courtsquare
All events are free to attend.
No registration required unless participating in the Parade or signing up to be a craft or food vendor
Contact: Trish Wilson @ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Jacque Wagner at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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This is wonderful weekend event featuring junior queen, princess and queen competitions. Also on Saturday is a parade with over 100 entries and a concert following on the courtsquare. Sunday features a Mayor's Promenade with many folks wearing dress from the canal era.


Taste of Coshocton United Way EventThursday, August 13, 2015 ~ Taste of Coshocton United Way Event

Lake Park Pavilion
23253 State Route 83 N., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact:  740-622-4567 
www.coshoctonuntiedway.org
5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Come sample the delicious offering of local food vendors and vote for your favorite Taste of Coshocton. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5.00 for children at can be purchased at the United Way office, 448 Main Street. 


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, August 20, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Yellow Flag Sales in West Lafayette Ohio

September 4 & 5, 2015 ~ Yellow Flag Community Sales

West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773   Register at Brothers Hardware.  Cost to set up $5.00

100s of sales held throughout the  Village and surrounding area


Appalachian Bacon Festival

Saturday, Sept 12, 2015 ~ Appalachian Bacon Nation... A Celebration of Bacon

Downtown Coshocton
Main Street 
Brad Fuller 740-623-8027
www.facebook.com/appalachianbaconnation
www.appalachianbaconnation.com

Appalachian Bacon Nation is a celebration of bacon! As the home of one of Kraft Foods largest bacon producing facilities of Oscar Meyer bacon, Coshocton is proud to host this festival celebrating all things bacon! With Kraft Foods (located in Coshocton) supplying most of the Oscar Meyer Bacon consumed in the Eastern half of the U.S. and the cultural phenomenon that bacon has become, a Bacon Festival in Coshocton was inevitable. 


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, September 17, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


 

Advertising Art at the Johnson Humrickhouse Museum

Saturday, September 19, 2015 - January 3, 2016 ~ Along the Silk Road II

Johnson-Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH 43812 (Roscoe Village)
www.jhmuseum.org 740-622-8710 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Traveling exhibit of original works by Chinese artists. This museum is Accredited by the American Association of Museums and is also home to the famous Newark Holy Stones.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, August 22, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ Joe Williams and Deep Water Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Coshocton Public Library Specialty Advertising lectureThursday, September 24, 2015 ~ The History of Specialty Advertising in Coshocton with Ken Smailes

Central Christian Church
Corner of 8th & Main St. 731 Main Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more info, contact the Coshocton Public Library  at 740-622-0956
www.coshoctonlibrary.org
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. 

Coshocton is the birthplace of Specialty Advertising. Join us for an informative evening as local historian Ken Smailes discusses the history of this unique local industry.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, September 26, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ Kevin Prater Bluegrass Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Coshocton County Fair

October 2 - October 8, 2015 ~ Coshocton County Fair

Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Avenue, Coshocton, Ohio 
For a schedule of events, call the fair office at 740-622-2385 or visit www.coshoctoncountyfair.org

The county fair is always an exciting time in Coshocton County and this year is no exception. With free nightly entertainment in the Grandstand, you can’t beat the value. You can also visit the numerous exhibits produced throughout the year by our talented youth programs and adult organizations. And, don’t forget the fabulous fair food.


Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Summer Show

Saturday & Sunday, October 10-11, 2015 ~ Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc Plow Days


Coshocton County Antique Power Assoc., PO Box 1630 Coshocton 
Contact: Paul Schonauer 740-622-7618
Secretary: Sam Wyler 740-545-7792

Gather at the McGuire Farm (on County Road 24 in Coshocton) and see some incredible Antique Tractors at work plowing the fields after the soy bean harvest.  Public is invited to this free event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Rain date is the following weekend.


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, October 15, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Spirit of Roscoe TourFriday & Saturday, October 16 & 17, 2015 ~ Spirit of Roscoe Tour

Historic Roscoe Village
600 N. Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH 43812
For more information: Roscoe Village Visitor Center 740-622-7644 ext. 12
www.roscoevillage.com

Tickets may be purchased at Roscoe Village Visitor Center.  Learn about our “spirited” canal town through stories of long ago personalities, significant events, and curiosities. Hear about Roscoe’s firebug, the tragedy at the hotel, the danger and humor of being a post boy, the atrocity of a bloody Bible and more.


Apple Butter Stirrin' FestivalFriday, Saturday & Sunday, October 16, 17 & 18, 2015 ~ Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival

Historic Roscoe Village
Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Admission - $5 ( includes entrance into the Living History buildings) parking free
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Contact: 740-622-7644 or 800-877-1830 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.roscoevillage.com

A great fall festival with good food, great craft vendors, fun entertainment and apple butter cooking over an open fire. A wonderful family event!


Fall Foliage TourSaturday & Sunday, October 17 & 18, 2015 ~ Fall Foliage & Farm Tour

Coshocton, Ohio
Contact: 740-622-2265
http://coshocton.osu.edu

 

Contact OSU Extension at (740) 622-2265 Visitors always enjoy this "Drive-it-yourself tour" highlighting local agribusiness and fall color in Coshocton County.


Education of YesteryearSaturday, October 17 & Sunday, October 18, 2015 ~ Education of Yesterday 11th Annual Farm Show

Intersections of State Route 16 & 60 in Dresden, Ohio at Captain Bryant’s Grist Mill 
(located on the Country Crossroads Farm owned by the late Kenny Moore)
Admission is FREE. Parking Donation Requested.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m., Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Kendra Moore-Hindel 740-754-6248

Come Discover! See the old farm machinery of the past working in the fields and displays. LERM= Life, Education, Responsibility, Memories


Bluegrass BandSaturday, October 24, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ WillsCreek Bluegrass Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. -10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Village Halloween PartySaturday, October 24, 2015 ~ Halloween Children's Party & Costume Contest

Burt Park Area, West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773  2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Costume contest, fun and games.. All ages welcome. 


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, November 19, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, November 28, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music ~ Wayfares Bluegrass Band

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month. Featured band performs from 7:00 p.m. - 9:15 p.m. Acoustic jam will follow from 9:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).


Santa Parade

Saturday, December 5, 2015 ~ Christmas in the Village of West Lafayette

West Lafayette, OH
For more information, West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce
Christie Patterson, Secretary  (740) 545-9773 

Featuring Santa Parade at 1pm, a holiday craft show sponsored by the Chamber and a (tentative) Pancake Breakfast by the Lions Club.


Roscoe Village Christmas Candlelightings

Saturdays, December 5, 12 & 19, 2015 ~ Christmas Candlelightings

Historic Roscoe Village
Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Debbie McDonald 740-622-7644 ext. 20 or 800-877-1830 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.roscoevillage.com 
Admission and parking are free

A variety of holiday activities from a visit with Santa, Christmas Carolers, free Christmas crafts, carriage rides and A Roscoe Christmas tour. The Christmas Candlelighting Ceremony is at 6pm each Saturday where a Christmas story will be read, and the 35 foot Christmas tree lit.


Roscoe Christmas TourSaturdays, December 5, 12 & 19, 2015 ~ 'A Roscoe Christmas' Tour

Historic Roscoe Village
600 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
For more information; Roscoe Village Visitor Center 740-622-7644 ext. 12
www.roscoevillage.com
Tickets may be purchased at Roscoe Village Visitor Center

"A Roscoe Christmas" Leisure Tour (self-guided) 12:00 - 5:30pm
"A Roscoe Christmas" Candlelight Tour (guided) 7:00pm

Christmas cards, toys. treats, “visions of sugarplums,” and letters to Santa. Learn how these holiday traditions were practiced during the canal era. You’ll receive nice Christmas tokens and many warm memories to take home.


Coshocton Community Choir Christmas Festival Concert Sunday, December 6, 2015 ~ Coshocton Community Choir Christmas Festival Concert

Concert held at: McKinley Auditorium, Coshocton High School
1205 Cambridge Road, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
3:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
Tickets -$10 for adults and $5 for youth and are available at the door or online at www.coshoctoncommunitychoir.org
For more information, call 740-623-0554, www.coshoctoncommunitychoir.org

Over 200 singers and musicians from central Ohio participate in this annual Christmas concert. The choir, now in its 4th decade, has commissioned a number of arrangements from well-known composers. Musical selections span the centuries with classics from each era being performed. This concert features the 100-voice adult choir, the 70-voice children's choir and the 60-voice teen choir, all performing a mix of sacred and secular choral music. 


Snack with Santa ClausSaturday, December 12, 2015 ~ Snack with Santa

Clary Gardens
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 
$5.00 per person over 12 months of age

Children and their parents will be greeted by one of Santa's very own elves as you arrive at The Compton House. Light breakfast treats, juice, hot cocoa, coffee, reindeer water, craft and more are included. Elves will help with a Christmas craft and a photographer will be on site to take photos with families or you are welcome to take your own. Call 740-622-6524 for reservations. Seats are limited to make certain that each child gets a special moment with Santa.


Events at Clary Gardens Coshocton OhioThursday, December 17, 2015 ~ Earth, Craft & Ahhhhhhh

Clary Gardens at the Compton House
588 W. Chestnut St., Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Contact: Chris Campbell, 740-622-6524 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
www.clarygardens.org
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. "ish"
Minimal Supply Fee

Join us the THIRD Thursday of each month as various instructors will share their passions and talents during these fun nights out! Each session will offer education and often the opportunity to create nature based personal care items, treats, craft items and more!! Feel free to bring your favorite local wine to add more ahhhhhh to your evening (no alcoholic beverages provided the garden provides water and coffee). Pre-registration is required by calling 740-622-6524. Check our website for class descriptions.


Bluegrass BandSaturday, December 26, 2015 ~ Bluegrass Music Christmas/New Year's Party 
Band TBA

Coshocton Village Inn & Suites
115 N. Water Street, (just off 541 E.) Coshocton (beside McDonald's) 
Duane or Clenda Hardesty 740-498-8456 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
6:00 p.m. — 11:00 p.m.

Bluegrass Music Event to support Relay for Life, features a different headliner band each month.  Admission $6.00 per person (children 12 and under no charge).

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Coshocton Visitors Bureau
432 North Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, OH  43812

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800-338-4724

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Coshocton Visitors Bureau Mission Statement
The mission of the Coshocton Visitors Bureau is to increase overnight stays in one of our lodging facilities through the promotion of tourism experiences, overnight packages, and attractions to encourage tourists to visit, explore, and plan return visits to Coshocton County.

The Coshocton County Visitor Bureau is a proud supporter of the following organizations:

Discover Ohio Ohio Heartland Wine and Cheese Trail Ohio Travel Association Coshocton Chamber of Commerce Coshocton is Blooming Coshocton Port Authority Johnson Humrickhouse MuseumCoshocton Airport Amphiteater Ohio Association of Convention and Visitor Bureaus Coshocton Friends of the Park Clary Gardens Adventures in Northeast Ohio Ohio Has It Pomerene Center of the Arts Ohio Appalachian Country Coshocton Footlight Players Roscoe Village Association

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