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Fostoria Farmers Market 9:00 am
Fostoria Farmers Market @ Tiffin and Main Streets
Jul 1 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The first Fostoria Farmers Market for the season will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main streets. There will be flowers, planters, hanging baskets, plant and vegetable starts. Other vendors will have gifts for moms, including silk scarves, photography, hand-sewn items and jewelry, yard art and wind chimes, homemade jams, soaps, oils and jewelry, pottery, homemade doggie treats, painted signs, Amish brooms and homemade laundry detergent. Also for sale will be baked goods, honey and candles, fresh eggs and frozen beef. Eastern Star will provide breakfast sandwiches in the Masonic Lodge on East Tiffin Street, and Tasty Dogs will be available to purchase. The market is sponsored by Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau, in conjunction with the Fostoria Garden Club Limited and the Review Times. For more information, visit Fostoria Farmers Market on Facebook, or call 419-435-1718.
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Findlay Independence Day Celebration/Fireworks 5:00 pm
Findlay Independence Day Celebration/Fireworks @ Hancock County Fairgrounds
Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm
Entertainment will be provided at the Hancock County Fairgrounds’ gospel music stage beginning at 5 p.m. Monday, July 3, during the Independence Day celebration. Performers include One Voice, Purpose Drive, Singing Crowes and 441 Quartet. Those attending should bring a lawn chair or blanket. There is free parking and admission to the fairgrounds. Food vendors will be on site. The fireworks display begins at 10 p.m.
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Hancock Historical Museum Ice Cream Social 12:00 pm
Hancock Historical Museum Ice Cream Social @ Hancock Historical Museum
Jul 4 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
The Hancock Historical Museum will host an ice cream social on the front porch of the historic Hull-Flater House from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday following the City of Findlay’s Fourth of July parade. Ice cream will be available for $1, with a sundae buffet available for $3. The museum is located at 422 W. Sandusky St.
McComb Lions Club Barbecue Chicken Dinner 5:00 pm
McComb Lions Club Barbecue Chicken Dinner @ McComb Village Park
Jul 4 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
The McComb Lions Club will hold its 10th annual chicken barbecue dinner from 5-7 p.m. July 4 prior to the village fireworks. The barbecue will be held at McComb Village Park and features a half chicken, vegetable, roll, dessert and drink. Cost is $9 and tickets are presale only, available through June 27. They can be purchased from any McComb Lions member or at Primrose Flowers, Hoverman Insurance or Tees, Tees & More, all in McComb; or call 419-293-3458. All proceeds will be used to fund club projects.
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2017 Tree Town Festival
2017 Tree Town Festival @ Forest, Ohio
Jul 7 – Jul 9 all-day
The Tree Town Festival will return to Gormley Park in Forest from Friday to Sunday, kicked off by the parade and the 13th annual classic car and truck show Friday evening. Registration for the car show will be from 4:30-7:30 p.m. with an entry fee of $10 per vehicle. Participant voting will take place from 7:30-8 p.m., with trophies awarded at 8:30. Contact Beth Deringer 419-674-6176 for additional car show information. The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. with lineup at 5:30 at the soccer fields on West Dixon Street. Awards will be given for best of show, best commercial float, best youth float, best organizational float, best classic car, best antique car, best antique tractor, best-mounted horse and best hitch. Participants are reminded that no candy may be thrown from vehicles or floats, but may be passed out curbside as a safety precaution. The Riverdale High School boys soccer “Under the Lights” tournament begins at 7:30 p.m. Friday. Registration information can be found online at www.villageofforest.com Registration for the YMCA Tree Town Trot 5K will begin at 7 a.m. Saturday at the corner of Mary and Julia streets, with the run starting at 8. Contact Beth Wetherill at 419-673-6131 for details. The Hempy Water Conditioning 3 on 3 basketball tournament will register at 8 a.m. Saturday, and no entries will be accepted after 8:30. Games will begin at 9 and divisions include ages 9-11, 12-14, 15-18, 6 and younger and open class. The cost is $10 per person with a maximum of four players per team. Call Jeff Knedler at 419-273-2241 for information. There will also be a coed 4 on 4 volleyball tournament registering at 8 a.m. and beginning at 9. The entry fee is $40 per team. Call Mike Boyd at 419-673-5957 for details. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1182 will hold a fishing derby for ages 3-16 at the Gormley Park pond from 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday. Travis Freeman and Marlana VanHoose will speak at the 12th annual Church in the Park at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Freeman will speak about “Disability Does not Equal Inability.” Blinded at age 12, he played football all the way through high school. His life was the inspiration for the movie “23 Blast.” VanHoose will be speaking and presenting her testimony through song. She has been blind from birth but has sung on national stages for sporting events, political events and to praise God. Bring your lawn chair and a picnic lunch and enjoy the open air service. Proceeds from this year’s festival will go toward new fire and EMS equipment and community safety education.
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Fostoria Farmers Market 9:00 am
Fostoria Farmers Market @ Tiffin and Main Streets
Jul 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The first Fostoria Farmers Market for the season will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main streets. There will be flowers, planters, hanging baskets, plant and vegetable starts. Other vendors will have gifts for moms, including silk scarves, photography, hand-sewn items and jewelry, yard art and wind chimes, homemade jams, soaps, oils and jewelry, pottery, homemade doggie treats, painted signs, Amish brooms and homemade laundry detergent. Also for sale will be baked goods, honey and candles, fresh eggs and frozen beef. Eastern Star will provide breakfast sandwiches in the Masonic Lodge on East Tiffin Street, and Tasty Dogs will be available to purchase. The market is sponsored by Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau, in conjunction with the Fostoria Garden Club Limited and the Review Times. For more information, visit Fostoria Farmers Market on Facebook, or call 419-435-1718.
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Wharton Festival
Wharton Festival @ Wharton, Ohio
Jul 15 all-day
The annual Wharton Festival will be held July 15 in the village park. Registration for a three-on-three basketball tournament will begin at 8 a.m., followed by the start of the tournament at 9. There is a $40 entry fee per team. Food lines open at 3:30 p.m. The festival parade will be held at 4 p.m. and will include the introduction of the grand marshal and crowning of the king, queen, prince and princess. Contestants for king and queen must be a 2017-18 Riverdale sophomore, junior or senior and/or a student with a Wharton address, while prince and princess contestants must be a Riverdale student or a student with a Wharton address, grades four through six. The winning contestants must sell at least 100 tickets. All contestants must be available to participate in the festival. Deadline for entries is Friday. Each winner will receive a $100 gift card. A car, truck and motorcycle show will be held with registration from 3-5 p.m. The fee is $10. Participant voting will be held from 5-8 p.m. Awards will be announced at 8:30, with trophies presented for best of show, people’s choice and grand marshal’s choice. Musical entertainment will be provided from 5:30-9 p.m., featuring Living Waters and His Blank Canvas. Registration for a 5K glow run begins at 7 p.m. with the race at 8. Anyone who registers by July 3 with the $20 fee will receive a T-shirt and glow gear. On race day, the cost is $20 and shirts are available on a first come basis. There will also be free train rides throughout the day. A grand ticket drawing will begin at 9 p.m. For more information, applications and contest rules, check the Wharton Festival Facebook page or send an email to whartonfestival@yahoo.com.
Fostoria Farmers Market 9:00 am
Fostoria Farmers Market @ Tiffin and Main Streets
Jul 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The first Fostoria Farmers Market for the season will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main streets. There will be flowers, planters, hanging baskets, plant and vegetable starts. Other vendors will have gifts for moms, including silk scarves, photography, hand-sewn items and jewelry, yard art and wind chimes, homemade jams, soaps, oils and jewelry, pottery, homemade doggie treats, painted signs, Amish brooms and homemade laundry detergent. Also for sale will be baked goods, honey and candles, fresh eggs and frozen beef. Eastern Star will provide breakfast sandwiches in the Masonic Lodge on East Tiffin Street, and Tasty Dogs will be available to purchase. The market is sponsored by Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau, in conjunction with the Fostoria Garden Club Limited and the Review Times. For more information, visit Fostoria Farmers Market on Facebook, or call 419-435-1718.
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Fostoria Farmers Market 9:00 am
Fostoria Farmers Market @ Tiffin and Main Streets
Jul 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The first Fostoria Farmers Market for the season will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main streets. There will be flowers, planters, hanging baskets, plant and vegetable starts. Other vendors will have gifts for moms, including silk scarves, photography, hand-sewn items and jewelry, yard art and wind chimes, homemade jams, soaps, oils and jewelry, pottery, homemade doggie treats, painted signs, Amish brooms and homemade laundry detergent. Also for sale will be baked goods, honey and candles, fresh eggs and frozen beef. Eastern Star will provide breakfast sandwiches in the Masonic Lodge on East Tiffin Street, and Tasty Dogs will be available to purchase. The market is sponsored by Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau, in conjunction with the Fostoria Garden Club Limited and the Review Times. For more information, visit Fostoria Farmers Market on Facebook, or call 419-435-1718.
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Fostoria Farmers Market 9:00 am
Fostoria Farmers Market @ Tiffin and Main Streets
Jul 29 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The first Fostoria Farmers Market for the season will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the corner of Tiffin and Main streets. There will be flowers, planters, hanging baskets, plant and vegetable starts. Other vendors will have gifts for moms, including silk scarves, photography, hand-sewn items and jewelry, yard art and wind chimes, homemade jams, soaps, oils and jewelry, pottery, homemade doggie treats, painted signs, Amish brooms and homemade laundry detergent. Also for sale will be baked goods, honey and candles, fresh eggs and frozen beef. Eastern Star will provide breakfast sandwiches in the Masonic Lodge on East Tiffin Street, and Tasty Dogs will be available to purchase. The market is sponsored by Fostoria Area Chamber of Commerce and Visitor’s Bureau, in conjunction with the Fostoria Garden Club Limited and the Review Times. For more information, visit Fostoria Farmers Market on Facebook, or call 419-435-1718.
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