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Events May 2017

Bandstand Music Fridays
May 2017
Farmers Markets
Monday, May 01, 2017 -December 31, 2017
AMA Motorcycle Hall of Fame Exhibit - "Toys and Collectibles"
Location: AMA Hall of Fame Museum, 13515 Yarmouth Dr, Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Time: 9 AM - 5 PM, seven days a week
Website: http://www.motorcyclemuseum.org
Organization: American Motorcycle Association
Contact: Museum office
Phone: 614-856-2222
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Exhibit features a collection of toy motorcycles from the past 50 years. Included are Lego models, steel toys, motorized and wind-up motorcycles and more.



Tuesday, May 02, 2017 -August 27, 2017
Ohio Glass Museum Exhibit: "Totally Tiffin"
Location: Ohio Glass Museum, 124 W Main St, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: Tues.-Sun. 1-4 PM
Website: https://ohioglassmuseum.org
Organization: Ohio Glass Museum
Contact: Museum office
Phone: 740-687-0101
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A wide variety of items produced by Tiffin Glass Company from the early 1900s until 1980. Glassblowing studio always open during Museum hours.



Friday, May 05, 2017 -October 27, 2017
Bremen Farmers Produce Auction
Location: 1511 Mt. Zwingli Rd, Bremen, Ohio 43107
Time: Tuesdays and Fridays at Noon
Website: https://www.facebook.com/BremenFarmersAuction
Organization: Bremen Farmers Market
Contact: Dave Foltz
Phone: 740-569-7351
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Locally grown fresh produce, sold in individual and bulk lots. Auctions every Friday at Noon, and Tuesday auctions also at Noon starting mid-May.



Friday, May 05, 2017
Olde Pickerington Village Chocolate Hop
Location: Begin at 15 E Columbus St, Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Website: http://www.pickeringtonvillage.com
Organization: Olde Pickerington Village Business Association
Contact: OPVBA
Phone: 614-860-0899
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Small donation for a map of the many Olde Village businesses offering a “thank you” chocolate treat. Proceeds support the Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Museum and OPVBA events.



Saturday, May 06, 2017 -October 28, 2017
Lancaster Farmers Market
Location: 239 W Main St, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: Sat. 8 AM - Noon
Website: http://www.lancasterohfarmersmarket.org
Organization: Lancaster Farmers Market Association
Contact:
Phone: 740-569-4563
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Market open Saturdays through October 28, corner of Memorial Dr. and Wheeling St, Lancaster. (Government Services parking lot).



Saturday, May 06, 2017 -October 21, 2017
Lancaster Handmade Market
Location: Main and Broad Sts, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 10 AM - 2 PM
Website: http://www.lancasterhandmademarket.com
Organization: Lancaster Handmade Market
Contact: lancasterhandmademarket@gmail.com
Phone:
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Ohio artists and craftspeople with locally-made products. Market open the first and third Saturday of each month from May 6 – October 21.



Saturday, May 06, 2017 -June 24, 2017
Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Museum Exhibit: "Wetherell Dairy”
Location: Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Museum, 15 E Columbus St, Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Time: Saturdays 10 AM - 1 PM
Website: http://www.pickhistory.org
Organization: Pickerington-Violet Township Historical Society
Contact: Historical Museum
Phone: 614-382-5989
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See many artifacts from the Wetherell Dairy farm and plant, originally located on Pickerington Road in 1928. The exhibit will be featured at the Historical Museum through June 24. Admission is free.



Saturday, May 06, 2017
Reality Dreams/Toys For Share Open Horse Show
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 9 AM
Website:
Organization:
Contact: Karen Sarver
Phone: 740-385-3431
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Sunday, May 07, 2017
Ohio Standardbreds & Friends Open Horse Show
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 9 AM
Website: http://tinyurl.com/zr9z3t5
Organization: Ohio Standardbreds and Friends
Contact: Debbie Schiff
Phone: 740-207-0852
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A great show series that is VERY youth friendly!



Wednesday, May 10, 2017 -May 13, 2017
45th Annual "Ham & Eggs" Show: "Days Of Blunder"
Location: Ohio University-Lancaster, 1570 Granville Pike, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 8 PM each evening
Website: http://www.facebook.com/lancastermenschorus
Organization: Lancaster Mens Chorus
Contact:
Phone: 740-422-9636
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Lancaster Men’s Chorus annual production of this family favorite.



Friday, May 12, 2017 -May 14, 2017
Community Days Festival
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: Fri. 4 - 10 PM, Sat. Noon - 10 PM, Sun. Noon - 6 PM
Website: http://www.communitydaysfestival.org
Organization: West Side United Neighbors Blockwatch
Contact: Eric Keener
Phone: 740-654-9248
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Amusement rides, food, arts & crafts show. Glass Museum Marbles Tournament Saturday, fireworks on Saturday night, lots more. Free admission.



Saturday, May 13, 2017
American Motorcycle Association Museum "Spring Bike Night"
Location: Motorcycle Hall of Fame Museum, 13515 Yarmouth Dr, Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Time: 5 PM - 8 PM
Website: http://www.motorcyclemuseum.org
Organization: American Motorcyclist Association
Contact: Museum office
Phone: 614-856-2222
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Event postponed from April due to weather. Welcome the riding season with the Spring Bike Night! AMA Museum Open House, live music, food trucks, giveaways and more.



Saturday, May 13, 2017 -August 12, 2017
Downtown Lancaster Saturday Cinema
Location: Main & Broad Streets, downtown Lancaster
Time: Movie begins at dusk (approx. 8:30 PM)
Website: http://www.destinationdowntownlancaster.com
Organization: Destination Downtown Lancaster
Contact: Michelle Storts
Phone: 740-277-6607
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Free movie downtown the second Saturday of each month through August 12. Bring a lawn chair or blanket. June 13th movie: Finding Dory. (PG)



Saturday, May 13, 2017
4-H Advisors Open Horse Show
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 9 AM
Website:
Organization: Fairfield County 4-H
Contact: Linda Anderson
Phone: 740-503-5923
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Saturday, May 13, 2017
Pickerington Community Chorus Spring Concert - "Say It With A Song"
Location: Peace United Methodist Church, 235 Diley Rd., Pickerington, Ohio 43147
Time: 7:00 PM
Website: http://pickeringtoncommunitychorus.com
Organization: Pickerington Community Chorus
Contact: info@pickeringtoncommunitychorus.com
Phone:
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Celebrating 10 years! Special Guests:
Pickerington High School Central’s Show Chorale.



Saturday, May 13, 2017
6th Annual Fairfield County Marbles Tournament
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster OH 43130
Time: 10 AM - 4 PM
Website: www.ohioglassmuseum.org
Organization: Ohio Glass Museum
Contact: Ohio Glass Museum
Phone: 740-687-0101
Details:

Open to all boys and girls aged 7 -14 in Fairfield County. Local winners will advance to the National Tournament in Wildwood, New Jersey.



Saturday, May 13, 2017 -August 25, 2017
Rock Mill Summer Weekend Opening
Location: Rock Mill Park, 1429 Rockmill Pl NW, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 1 PM - 3 PM Saturdays and Sundays
Website: http://www.historicalparks.org
Organization: Fairfield County Historical Parks
Contact: Park office
Phone: 740-681-7249
Details:

Historic Rock Mill will be open to the public on weekends from 1 PM – 3 PM starting May 13. Free admission.



Sunday, May 14, 2017
Lancaster Fairfield Youth Choir Spring Concert
Location: Sixth Avenue United Methodist Church, 163 E Wheeling Street, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 4:00 PM
Website: http://www.lancasteryouthchoir.com
Organization: Lancaster Fairfield Youth Choir
Contact: Andrew Brown
Phone: 740-654-7392
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Concert is free and open to the public.



Saturday, May 20, 2017
"Tapas and Talk"
Location: Home of Ken and Suzanne Culver, 1072 Stone Ridge Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 6 PM - 8 PM
Website: http://lancasterfestival.org/cameo
Organization: Cameo League
Contact: Anne Darling Cyphert
Phone: 614-306-7552
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Experience the ambience of a rustic Lancaster home and enjoy appetizers and live music while supporting the Lancaster Festival. $75 per person.



Saturday, May 20, 2017 -August 13, 2017
Decorative Arts Center of Ohio Exhibit: Three Voices: Conversations On Life and Conflict
Location: Decorative Arts Center of Ohio, 145 E Main Street, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: Tues.-Sat. 10 AM - 4 PM, Sun. 1 PM - 4 PM
Website: http://www.decartsohio.org
Organization: Decorative Arts Center of Ohio
Contact: Office
Phone: (740) 681-1423
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Admission always free.



Saturday, May 20, 2017
Historical Aircraft Squadron Open House and Fly-In
Location: Fairfield County Airport, 3266 Old Columbus Rd, Carroll, Ohio 43112
Time: 8 AM - 4 PM
Website: http://www.historicalaircraftsquadron.org
Organization: Historical Aircraft Squadron
Contact: Museum office
Phone: 740-653-4778
Details:

Free airplane rides for kids (7 to 17 yrs), free admission, free museum tours, free parking. Pancake breakfast fundraiser starting at 8 AM, lunch served, lots more.



Saturday, May 27, 2017
Reality Dreams/Toys For Share Open Horse Show
Location: Fairfield County Fairgrounds, 157 E Fair Ave, Lancaster, Ohio 43130
Time: 9 AM
Website:
Organization:
Contact: Karen Sarver
Phone: 740-385-3431
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Monday, May 29, 2017
79th Annual Bloom Township Firefighters Annual Fish Fry
Location: Various locations, Village of Lithopolis
Time: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Website:
Organization: Bloom Township Fire Dept.
Contact: Lt. Jeff Cotner
Phone: 614-837-5530
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79th year!! Parade, live music, food and more.