Delaware County, Ohio – It is going to be HOT in the county this weekend, and it is fast approaching. There are plenty of exciting events happening in Delaware County to keep residents and visitors entertained. Here are some highlights of the upcoming events taking place in no particular order!
- Open Mic Night at Griffeys Book Emporium: On June 23, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Griffeys Book Emporium on 4 Troy Road in Delaware, OH, will host an Open Mic Night. Whether you’re a musician, poet, comedian, or any other type of performer, this event welcomes all forms of creative expression. Sign up for a performance slot either in-store or on their website. Admission is free. Click here for more details.
- Ostrander Farmers Market: Head over to the Ostrander Farmers Market on June 24, 2023, from 8:30 AM to Noon. The market will feature a variety of homegrown and homemade items. If you’re interested in becoming a vendor, simply show up during the Farm Market, with a $20 per season fee. For more information, visit their Facebook page.
- Powell Festival 2023: Experience the family-friendly Powell Festival in downtown Powell, Ohio, on June 23 and June 24. This free event offers two days of live music, children’s activities, local shopping, food trucks, and even a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA). Enjoy the vibrant atmosphere and the diverse range of entertainment options. Click this link for event details
- Delaware Music Center Rock School: On June 25, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm, head over to Henmick Farm & Brewery at 4380 North Old State Road, Delaware, OH, to support the Delaware Music Center Rock School. This intensive year-round program teaches kids the ins and outs of the music business. Come and cheer on these talented local youngsters as they rock out. Admission is free, and for more information, you can call 740-972-8244.
- Alum Creek Dam Tour: If you’ve ever been curious about what lies in your own backyard, join a Park Ranger on a tour of the Alum Creek Dam. The tour takes place on June 24, with two time slots available: 12 pm to 1 pm and 5 pm to 6 pm. The tour includes an opportunity to learn about the dam’s construction, history, and missions. It’s important to note that the tour involves climbing over 100 steps. Best suited for ages 6 and above. Click to event details
- Water Plant Education Center Open House: On Saturday, June 24, from 9:00 am to 11:30 am, the City of Delaware Public Utilities team invites you to an open house at the Water Treatment Plant Education Center located at 3080 US 23 N, Delaware, Ohio. Explore and learn about the water treatment process. Click to event details
- Harlem Township Heritage, Inc Farmers Market: The first farmers market hosted by Harlem Township Heritage, Inc is happening on Thursday, June 22nd, from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Visit the market located at 3883 SR-605 in Galena, OH, and explore a variety of local vendors offering fresh produce and homemade goods. Don’t forget to support local businesses and artisans.
- Food Truck – Burger Bus: While you’re at the Harlem Township Community Park, make sure to grab dinner from the Burger Bus food truck. This delicious option will be available from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Thursday, June 22nd. Indulge in tasty burgers and satisfy your cravings at the park, located at 3858 S State Rte 605, Galena, Ohio.
- Chalk painted Uncle Sam with Dawn Wornstaff Memorial Public Library: Unleash your creativity by participating in the Chalk Painted Uncle Sam event hosted by the Dawn Wornstaff Memorial Public Library. This artistic activity will take place on Saturday, June 24th, at 10:30 am. Join in the fun at 302 East High St, Ashley, Ohio. Registration is required, and the class size is limited to 10 participants. All the necessary supplies will be provided. For more information, please visit their Facebook event
- Buckeye Bird Supply 1 Year Anniversary Event: Buckeye Bird Supply is celebrating its 1-year anniversary on Saturday, June 24th, 2023. Join the event at 4111 Stover Rd, Ostrander, OH 43061. The celebration kicks off from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm with food samples featuring their rubs and sauces. From 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm, enjoy the Sip & Shop event, where you can take advantage of special deals. Explore discounts such as $3 off Nature’s Window® Bird Seed (any bag 14lbs. or larger), $5 off pet food (13lbs. bag or larger), free gift with purchase (while supplies last), buy 2 get 1 free on all candles and melts (mix & match), and 20% off Corkcicle drinkware. For more information, visit their Facebook page
- 19th Annual Habitat for Humanity Flower Sale: The 19th Annual Habitat for Humanity Flower Sale is set to take place from June 23rd at 9:00 am to June 24th at 3:00 pm. Join the event hosted by Habitat for Humanity of Delaware & Union Counties at 305 Curtis Street in Delaware, OH. Get ready to explore a wide variety of perennials, annuals, herbs, hanging baskets, vegetables, mulch, soil, and more. Members of Delaware Master Gardeners will be available on both days to answer any specific gardening questions. For more information, visit their Facebook page.
- Triple Creek LIVE at Sand Bar Station: On Saturday, June 24th, at 7:00 pm, head to Sand Bar Station located at 59 Potter Street, Delaware, Ohio, for an exciting live music experience with Triple Creek. Enjoy a night of rocking out to their energetic performances. For more information about this event, check out their Facebook event.
Have a fun and safe weekend, feel free to tell us in our comment section of anything you tried!
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