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February 4 : A Playground of Color
Johnson Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Time: Jan. & Feb.: Fri. – Sun., 12:00 – 4:00; March: Tue. – Sun., 12:00 – 4:00
Cost: Adults $4; Students $3; Families (2 adults with children) $11
For more information, call 740-622-8710 or email jhmuseum@jhmuseum.org
www.jhmuseum.org
This favorite community show features over 300 works by Coshocton County elementary school children.

February 9: Chocolate Extravaganza
At Coshocton County Career Center
23640 Coshocton Co. Rd. 202, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
www.pomerenearts.org/events/chocolate-extravaganza

February 9: Sweetheart Big Band Dance
Lake Park Pavilion
23253 State Route 83, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
www.coshoctonlakepark.com (740) 622-7528 lakepark@clover.net
Tickets available at the door or by calling 740-622-7528.

February 9: Shop for your Sweetheart in Roscoe Village

February 10: Sweetheart food and Beer Pairing Dinner
Wooly Pig Farm Brewery
23631 TR 167, Fresno, OH 43824
For information: call (740) 693-5050

February 23: 9th Annual Tri-county Wild Game Dinner and Atomic Wing Challenge
Chili Crossroads Bible Church
29445 County Road 10, Fresno, OH 43824
740-545-9707 or visiting www.chiliwildgame.com.

February 23: Comedy Club
Warehouse Steak n Stein in Roscoe Village
400 N Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
https://www.warehouserestaurants.com/
Doors open upstairs at 6 P.M. and the first comedian is on at 8:15 P.M.

February 24: Coshocton Bridal Expo
Lake Park Pavilion
23253 State Route 83
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Call 740-622-4877 for more information.Free admission event from noon – 3:00 P.M.

March 1&2, 8&9, 15&16: Beer for Breakfast
A production of Coshocton Footlight Players
685 North Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
In Historic Roscoe Village
Online reservations available any time at www.footlightplayers.com
Box Office Phone:(740) 622-2959

March 6 & 7, 2019: 117th Annual Tiverton Institute
Tiverton Community Center
CR 20 & SR 206
Join us at one of the last two-day community institutes left in the whole country right here in Coshocton County. While this is a farming institute, many different speakers are invited to come and speak about anything. Enjoy covered dishes and great conversation!

March 9: Comedy Club
Warehouse Restaurant
400 N. Whitewoman St.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-4001

April 3-10: Dogwood Festival
Downtown Coshocton

April 4: Teen-Age Talent Exhibit
Johnson Humrickhouse Museum
Time: Tues.-Sun., 12:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M.
Cost: Adults $4; Students; $3; Families (2 adults with children) $11
For more information, call 740-622-8710 or email jhmuseum@jhmuseum.org or www.jhmuseum.org
This annual special exhibit features over 100 works from the county’s high schools.

April 12: Easter Scavenger Hunt
Roscoe Village Visitor Center 12 – 2:30 P.M.
For ages 4 – 12 • $2.50 for Roscoe Village Members and $4.50 for non-members.
reserve and pay for your tickets today! (740)-622-7644 ext. 12

April 13: What Women Want-A Night Out Just for Women
Johnson Humrickhouse Museum
Time: 6 P.M.
Cost: $50 until March 31st. $60 after March 31st.
For more information, call 740-622-8710 or email jhmuseum@jhmuseum.org or www.jhmuseum.org
A full evening of delicious fun features a five-course gourmet dinner and an auction of unique packages and exclusive experiences. The sit-down dinner, served by black-tie waiters, is prepared by Chef Michael Cichon. Friends of the Museum receive an extra drink ticket.

April 13 – 15, 2018: United Kennel Club (UKC) Beagle Nationals
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
The United Kennel Club Inc., the world’s largest all breed performance registry, in association with the Coshocton County Beagle Club and sponsored by Nestlé Purina

April 29: Daffodil Classic Llama Show
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Ave,
Coshocton, OH 43812

April 28: Coshocton Community Choir Spring Concert
McKinley Auditorium, Coshocton High School
1205 Cambridge Road
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Time: 3:00 P.M.
Cost: Tickets $10 for adults and $5 for youth and are available at the door or online at www.coshoctoncommunitychoir.org or call (740) 623-0554
Over 200 singers and musicians from central Ohio participate in this annual concert.

May – July: Arts Education courses
Coshocton County Library and Pomerene Center for the Arts

May 3-4: West Lafayette Yellow Flag Sales
The Village of West Lafayette
Contact: West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce at 740-545-9773
A variety of garage and yard sales throughout the village.

May 3, 4, 10, 11,17, & 18: Sweeny Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, a Production of the Coshocton Footlight Players
Triple Locks Theater
685 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more information, call (740) 622-2959 or footlightplayers.com for reservations

May 4: Ohio River Valley Llama Show
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Ave.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-2385

May 6-10: Dogwood Youth Arts Celebration
Lunches on the Court Square at noon in Downtown Coshocton

May 8-11: ACS Relay for Life
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Avenue
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more information, call (740) 575-4563

May 18-19: Rinehart R100 Archery Shoot
Coshocton County Sportsman’s Club
21280 Jackson Township Rd. 283
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For times and more info, please call Karl Steiner at (919) 221-9706 or visit www.r100.org
Costs: Adults: 1 Day (50 Targets): $35 / 2 Days (100 Targets): $50
Youth: (11 years old- 16 years old): 1 Day: $35 / 2 Days: $50
Cubs (Under 10): 1 Day (50 Targets): $10 / 2 Days (100 Targets): $10 Come shoot the R100 hosted by Coshocton Sportsman’s Club.

May 24: Coshocton Youth Chorale
Spring Finale Concert at Roscoe United Methodist Church

May 25: Coshocton Antique Flea Market
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Ave. Commercial Building #2
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Time: 8:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Cost: Free Admission & Parking; Free appraisals from 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
For more information, call Erma Miller: (740) 622-6329
The Coshocton Antique Flea Market is a great event to attend if you are the serious collector of various items, enjoy finding hidden gems, or just love antiques, crafts, and/or collectibles.

May 25: Pushing the Surface Quilt Exhibit
at JH Museum

May 25: Lake Park Aquatic Center and Monticello III Canal Boat
Opens for the season

June 6, 7, & 8: Coshocton Hot Air Balloon Festival
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Avenue
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
FREE Admission!
For more info, call 740-622-2385 or go to www.visitcoshocton.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.

June 6-8: Coshocton Antique Flea Market
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
Time: 8:00 A.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Cost: Free Admission & Parking; Free appraisals from 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
For more information, call Erma Miller: (740) 622-6329

June 9: 21st Annual Corvette Cruise-In
Historic Roscoe Village
600 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
10:00am – 4:00pm
This year will be the 21st year of the Corvette Cruise-In taking place in Historic Roscoe Village! People come from all over Ohio and even other states to appreciate a vast collection of over 250 Corvettes!

June 14: Jazz on the Lawn
Pomerene Center for the Arts
317 Mulberry St.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-0326
Website: www.pomerenearts.org
E-mail: office@pomerenearts.org

June 14-16: Coshocton Dulcimer Days Festival
COTC Campus in Historic Roscoe Village
200 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Cost: FREE Admission & Parking; Workshops are $15 each
For more information, call Louise Cardenzana at (740) 545-6265 or email CoshoctonDulcimerDays@gmail.com / 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 44th 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.

June 15: Bakersville Fireman’s Barbecue and Tractor Pull
At Bud Hawk Arena and Bakersville Community Park
The Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department serves up chicken barbecue and delicious pies at the shelter in the park while residents participate in the tractor pull at Bud Hawk Arena.

June 22: Indian Mud Run
Coshocton Lake Park
Recreational Complex
23253 SR 83 North
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
740-622-7528
www.indianmudrun.com
Indian Mud Run will have two distances with a 10K competitive course (Chiefs Challenge) and have close to 50 obstacles, and the non-competitive 5K course that will bypass the extreme obstacles but still give racers an awesome course.

June 22: Red, Wine, and Blue Wine Festival at Raven’s Glenn
Raven’s Glenn Winery
56183 County Road 143
West Lafayette, Ohio 43845
(740) 545-1000
You can’t go wrong with wine in the summertime! Bring friends and family to this fun event.

July: Family Fun, Music and Artmaking
Pomerene Center for the Arts
317 Mulberry St.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-0326
Website: www.pomerenearts.org
E-mail: office@pomerenearts.org
Every Thursday in July

July 3: Fireworks
Coshocton County Fairgrounds (Rain date is July 4)

July 12: Jazz on the Lawn
Pomerene Center for the Arts
317 Mulberry St.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-0326
Website: www.pomerenearts.org
E-mail: office@pomerenearts.org

July 12 & 13: 32nd Annual Coshocton Canal Quilters Quilt Show
Coshocton Career Center
23640 Airport Road
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more information, visit https://sites.google.com/site/coshoctoncanalquilters/
Cost: $5, Free Parking

July 13: Antique Flea Market
Coshocton County Fairgrounds 707 Kenilworth Ave. Commercial Building #2 Coshocton, Ohio 43812 Time: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free Admission & Parking; Free appraisals 1 – 2:00 p.m.
For more information, call Erma Miller: 740-622-6329
The Coshocton Antique Flea Market is a great event to attend if you are the serious collector of various items, enjoy finding hidden gems, or just love antiques, crafts, and/or collectibles.

July 13 & 14: Antique Power and Tractor Show –
at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds

July 20: Summer Rough Truck and Car Show
at the Coshocton County Fairgrounds

July 25 – 27: West Lafayette Homecoming Festival
The Village of West Lafayette / Burt Park
Contact: West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce at 740-545-9773
Enjoy this long-time tradition in West Lafayette. The parade will be at 7 p.m. on July 26. The festival includes a mini queen, junior queen, princess, and queen contest at Burt Park the evening of July 25. The festival also includes food vendors and rides.

August 2-4: River View Community Park Annual Park Social and Chicken BBQ
The annual park social kicks off Friday night with a community pool party and continues Saturday with Bingo! at the large shelter. The main event is Sunday with musical entertainment and the ever-famous barbecue chicken made by the Walhonding Valley Firefighters. A kids watermelon eating contest begins at 3 p.m. and the Beaver Run Duck Race begins at 3:30 p.m.

August 3: White Night – Dinner under the Stars
Johnson Humrickhouse Museum
300 N. Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Time:  6:15 p.m.
Cost: $12/person
For more information, call 740-622-8710 or jhmuseum@jhmuseum.org
www.jhmuseum.org
This special outdoor dinner unfolds on Whitewoman Street in front of the Museum. As the sun sets the scene becomes a sparkling wonderland with luminaries and twinkling lights. Even the diners and table decorations seem to glow since everything is decked in white.

August 8: Taste of Coshocton
Lake Park Pavilion

August 9: Coshocton Arts Homecoming and Jazz on the Lawn
Pomerene Center for the Arts
317 Mulberry St.
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Phone: 740-622-0326
Website: www.pomerenearts.org
E-mail: office@pomerenearts.org

August 9-11: Bakersville Homecoming
At Bud Hawk Arena and Bakersville Community Park
The Bakersville Volunteer Fire Department serves up chicken barbecue and delicious pies at the shelter in the park and tractor pullers from around the area compete in Bud Hawk Arena.

August 10: Coshocton Antique Flea Market
(Final for the Season)
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Ave. Commercial Building #2
Coshocton, OH 43812
Time: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free Admission & Parking; Free appraisals 1 – 2:00 p.m.
For more information, call Erma Miller: 740-622-6329

August 16 – 18: Sunflower Festival
Coshocton KOA
24688 County Road 10
Coshocton, OH 43812
https://koa.com/campgrounds/coshocton/
2nd annual Coshocton sunflower festival features over 3 acres and 20 varieties of sunflowers. Visitors will get to enjoy food trucks, a beer garden, live music, craft vendors, kids activities, and most of all the beautiful sunflower field.

September 6-7: West Lafayette Fall Yellow Flag Sales
The Village of West Lafayette
Contact: West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce at 740-545-9773
A variety of garage and yard sales throughout the village.

September 6 – 8: Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt
Schumaker Farms, 52441 Co Rd 16, West Lafayette, OH 43845
740-545-0984 or 800-338-4724
Times TBA • Beagles will be returning to Coshocton this month for the Don McVay Sr. Memorial Beagle Hunt sponsored by the Coshocton County Beagle Club and the McVay Family and will take place at Schumaker Farms in West Lafayette. Spectator admission and parking are free.

September – October: Giant Corn Maze Adventure (McPeek’s Mighty Maze)
24688 County Road 10
Coshocton, Ohio, 43812
General Admission: $10
Contact: Coshocton KOA at 740-502-9245
Website: www.koa.com or www.mcpeeksmightymaze.com
For the fourth year, Coshocton KOA will have a themed corn maze for people of all ages. This is the ultimate fall fun. They offer hay rides, pumpkins, food, and a corn box. Friday, Saturday, and Sunday only. Theme to be announced at a later date.

September: Beer Maze at Coshocton KOA
24688 County Road 10
Coshocton, Ohio, 43812
Contact: Coshocton KOA at 740-502-9245
Website: www.koa.com

September 27 – October 3: Coshocton County Fair
Coshocton County Fairgrounds
707 Kenilworth Avenue
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
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.

October – November: Scarecrow Trail at Clary Gardens
588 West Chestnut Street
Coshocton, OH 43812
(740) 622-6524
http://www.clarygardens.org/

October 5: Fall Harvest Big Band Dance
Lake Park Pavilion
23253 SR 83 N
Coshocton, Ohio, 43812
Contact: 740-622-7528
Dance to the sounds of big band music.

October: Wine Your Way Out
24688 County Road 10
Coshocton, Ohio, 43812
Contact: Coshocton KOA at 740-502-9245
Website: www.koa.com
Coshocton KOA has partnered with Raven’s Glenn Winery and Restaurant to offer this unique wine tasting event. Ticket holders receive eight wine tastings from Raven’s Glenn.

October 18 – 20: Apple Butter Stirrin’ Festival
Historic Roscoe Village
Whitewoman Street
Coshocton, Ohio 43812
Cost: $5.00 (includes entrance into the Living History buildings) parking free
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.  Sunday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
For more information, call 740-622-7644 or 800-877-1830 or email rvmarketing@roscoevillage.com
www.roscoevillage.com
Host to a wide variety of artisans and crafters, this invitational festival celebrates the sights, sounds and scents of autumn. Smell the fresh apple butter simmering over an open fire as you stroll through the street to the tunes of bluegrass and music from days gone-by. You’ll also find raffles and contests to enter. Events throughout the weekend include Canal Town Journey Tours, eerie Spirit of Roscoe tours, canal boat rides, and children’s activity area. There will be a queen contest Saturday and the Mayor’s Promenade Sunday.

October 19 – 20: Fall Foliage and Farm Tour
Contact: OSU Extension, Coshocton County, 740-622-2265
Experience the beauty of Coshocton County in the fall during this drive-it-yourself tour. A specific section of the county is highlighted each year.

October: West Lafayette Halloween Party
Contact: West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce at 740-545-9773
Celebrate Halloween with the village of West Lafayette’s annual Halloween Party. There are many activities for both kids and adults to enjoy including a costume contest for kids and adults, a variety of games, a cake walk, a food stand, and other activities.

November 29: Lake Park Holiday Bazaar
Lake Park Pavilion
23253 OH-83, Coshocton
(740) 622-7528

December 7: West Lafayette Christmas in the Village
Contact: West Lafayette Chamber of Commerce at 740-545-9773
Lyons Club Pancake Breakfast Methodist Church Craft Show • Parade (line -up 12:00-12:30) Parade 1:00 P.M. weather permitting
See Dave Rogers for parade registration

December 6 – 8: Live Nativity
Coshocton Christian Tabernacle
23891 Airport Rd
Coshocton, Ohio, 43812
Journey back in time during the live Nativity. For more than 20 years, the church has been offering this free drive-through event to the community. Features 12 different scenes from the life of Christ.

December 7 & 14: Christmas Candlelightings
Historic Roscoe Village
Whitewoman Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812
For more information: 740-622-7644 ext. 20 or 800-877-1830 rvmarketing@roscoevillage.com
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 6 p.m. each Saturday where a Christmas story will be read, and the 35 foot Christmas tree lit.

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