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Local Events Calendar

Ohio Watercolor Society Exhibit

Start date: November 6, 2019

End date: December 27, 2019

During Regular Library Hours

Location
Amos Memorial Library
230 E. North Street
Sidney, OH 45365

Library Hours

This 42nd Annual Exhibit will be presented at the Amos Memorial Library thru December 27th.


Annual Turkey Trot 5k Run/Walk to End Hunger

Start date: November 28, 2019

End date: November 28, 2019

8:30 a.m.- 10:30 a.m.

Location
First Presbyterian Church
202 North Miami Avenue
Sidney, OH 45365

More Info

First Presbyterian Church 13th annual Turkey Trot Run/Walk to End Hunger will take place Thanksgiving morning. Instead of a typical registration fee, participants are asked to donate a non-perishable food items, which will be delivered to the Alpha Community Center Food Bank.

T-shirts will also be available for purchase and all proceeds will go to the local food bank.

Contact: First Presbyterian Church         Phone: (937) 492-4597


Shop Small Saturday

Start date: November 30, 2019

End date: November 30, 2019

Various Times

Location
Sidney Alive
109 South Ohio Avenue
Sidney, Oh 45365

Support our community and SHOP SMALL in Downtown Sidney!


Gateway Arts Council Presents: Maureen McGovern

Start date: December 1, 2019

End date: December 1, 2019

7:00 p.m.

Location
Sidney High School Auditorium
1215 Campbell Road
Sidney, Ohio 45365

More Info & Tickets

Start the holiday season off right with the amazing vocals of Maureen McGovern. An American singer and Broadway actress, well known for her renditions of the song “We May Never Love Like This Again” from The Towering Inferno in 1974. McGovern became world renowned with the #1 chart-topping, Academy Award-winning, gold record “The Morning After”, from The Poseidon Adventure. With a career spanning over three decades, McGovern has earned a reputation for being one of America’s most popular artists. For her recorded works, Maureen has been dubbed The Stradivarius Voice,” and has received International Gold Records


Shelby County Historical Society’s Annual Christmas of Yesteryear

Start date: December 7, 2019

End date: December 7, 2019

11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Location
Shelby County Historical Society
201 North Main Avenue
Sidney, Oh 45365

Please join us for our 20th annual Christmas of Yesteryear open house. Bring your children for a little fun. Santa will be here (photos available for $5 donation), decorate a gingerbread house, make a clay ornament, see the trains and wood carving demonstrations, and don’t forget the popcorn and chestnuts roasted on an open fire!

This event is free and open to the public!


Elena Filshtinska Art Exhibit

Start date: December 13, 2019

End date: January 31, 2020

10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday

Location
Gateway Arts Council
216 North Miami Street
Sidney, OH 45365

Gateway Arts Council Web Site

Born in Novokuznetsk, Siberia, Russia, and raised in Kharkov, Ukraine, Elena embodies much of that which is classic pre-Soviet Russia and Ukraine in her art. She derives her inspiration from nature, music and dance, and brings them to life in her paintings.


Madcap Puppets

Start date: February 1, 2020

End date: February 1, 2020

See Description for Details

Location
Cameo Theatre
304 South West Street
Sidney, OH 45365

Tickets

Gather the kids for the Madcap Puppets being presented by the Gateway Arts Council.

A Workshop beginning at 10:00 AM will be lead by Madcap personnel where children will create their own puppet masterpieces.  You never know what Madcap puppets you’ll encounter! Children only. Admission is $10.

The performance Twice Upon A Time will begin at 11:15 AM. Aiden Legend, an only child, is making funny faces into a mirror when it falls and breaks, accidentally propelling Aiden’s mirror image into the real world. Is there room in our world for two Aiden Legends? Can Aiden get the Accidental Twin back into the mirror!? Children under 12 are $4. Adults $6.


Gateway Arts Council Presents: The Company Men

Start date: February 9, 2020

End date: February 9, 2020

7:00 p.m.

Location
Sidney High School Auditorium
1215 Campbell Road
Sidney, Ohio 45365

More Info & Tickets

Motown meets Boytown! Unlike any other four-man vocal group touring today, The Company Men uniquely interweave today’s Top 40 hits with re-imagined classics of the last six decades, blending songs by some of your favorite artists including Sam Smith, Michael Jackson, Katy Perry, Adele, The Temptations, Billy Joel, Prince, Meghan Trainor, Bruno Mars, Michael Buble, The Eagles and many more. Featuring a roster of seasoned performers who have appeared on NBC’s the VOICE, the Emmy Award winning NBC mini-series, The Temptations and in numerous Broadway and National Touring productions (Hairspray, The Lion King, Jesus Christ Superstar, CamelotThe Sound of Music and Hair to name a few), The Company Men bring an unparalleled level of talent to every show. With their throwback sound, smooth Motown moves, and an incredible all-star band, The Company Men are ready bring you an unforgettable evening of entertainment.


Bicentennial Ball

Start date: February 22, 2020

End date: February 22, 2020

8:00 pm. to Midnight

Location
Shelby County Court House
100 East Court Street
Sidney, Ohio

The Bicentennial Ball will bring to a close the 200thanniversary celebration of Shelby County Ohio and usher in the 200th anniversary celebration of Sidney Ohio. This glamorous evening will feature live music, dancing, heavy hors d’oeuvre, and an abundance of community fellowship. Historical displays will adorn the historic Shelby County Courthouse. Formal attire is suggested.

Tickets are $75 per person and can be purchased through Sidney Alive.

This event sponsored by Freshway Foods


Big Brothers Big Sisters Annual Bowl for Kids Sake

Start date: March 6, 2020

End date: March 7, 2020

TBD

Location
Belmar Lanes
101 W Russell Road
Sidney, OH 45365

More Information

Planning is underway for the annual Big Brothers Big Sisters Bowl for Kids Sake.

This year it will be held on March 6th and 7th at both Belmar Lanes of Sidney and McBo’s Lanes of Versailles.

Continue to check back as more information is being added.


Gateway Arts Council Presents: COSI Science Spots

Start date: March 14, 2020

End date: March 14, 2020

10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Location
Cameo Theatre
304 South West Street
Sidney, OH 45365

Tickets

COSI’s Science Spots traveling science exhibition comes to Sidney.  Your little ones are sure to enjoy the wide assortment of Science spots listed below:

Air Cannon – Participants press against a rubber membrane that covers a large drum. As the pressure builds within the drum, air shoots out the hole in the bottom and blasts passers by with a puff of air.

Ball Launcher – Participants use air pressure from a heavy weight to launch a foam ball high into the air.

Be A Builder – Participants use two dimensional blueprints and wooden blocks to build a three dimensional structure. Blueprints come in a variety of levels of difficulty ranging from Easy to Very Difficult.

Ferrofluid – Participants see how iron fillings suspended in a liquid form an interesting creation called ferrofluid, which, when placed near a strong magnet, create interesting designs/forms.

Magnetic Levitation – Participants can see how strong magnetic poles can repel each other with these floating discs. As they press down on the disc, they can feel the magnets forcing the disc skyward. They also see how magnetic levitation can be used for such new technology as maglev trains.

Pulleys – Participants wrap a rope around various pulleys to determine how additional pulleys reduce the amount of work needed to move an object.

Puzzling Plans – Participants are challenged to correctly arrange colored blocks in the correct order using two dimensional blueprints. Blueprints come in a variety of levels of difficulty ranging from Easy to Very Difficult.

Pyramids – Participants construct two pyramids using only the few wooden blocks provided.

Roller Coasters – Participants use a magnetic wall and Frigits to build a track for a marble to roll down and see the force of gravity in action.

Towers – Participants are challenged to find the fewest number of moves to transfer discs from one rod to another.

These fun active activities are suitable for adults and children.

 


U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors Band

Start date: April 3, 2020

End date: April 3, 2020

To Be Determined

Location
To Be Determined

Details coming soon so please check back.


Tree City Celebration

Start date: April 17, 2020

End date: April 17, 2020

TBD

Location
TBD

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back.


Gateway Arts Council Presents: Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Start date: April 19, 2020

End date: April 19, 2020

7:00 p.m.

Location
Sidney High School Auditorium
1215 Campbell Road
Sidney, Ohio 45365

More Info & Tickets

Get into the swing of things with Big Bad Voodoo Daddy! Celebrating  25 years and countless appearances in film and television—including a remarkable seven appearances on The Tonight Show, the Super Bowl XXXIII halftime showDancing With the Stars, and performances for three U.S. Presidents—this nine-piece band takes music to the next level with a high-octane, deliriously fun show, fusing together jazz, blues, swing, and more!


Vietnam Traveling Wall Exhibit

Start date: May 13, 2020

End date: May 17, 2020

TBD

Location

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back


Graceland Cemetery Tour

Start date: June 18, 2020

End date: June 18, 2020

8:00 p.m.

Location
Graceland Cemetery
975 South Main Avenue
Sidney, Ohio

Stories will be shared about some of the “residents” of Graceland Cemetery and their contributions to the Shelby County community.

More information to be announced.

Contact: Tilda Phlipot    Phone: 937.498.1653


14th Annual Duck Derby & Duck-N-Run 5K

Start date: June 18, 2020

End date: June 18, 2020

TBD

Location
Tawawa Park
12 Tawawa Drive
Sidney, OH 45365

More Info

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Shelby and Darke County have planning underway for their annual Duck Derby and Duck – N – Run 5K.

This event allows them to raise money to support all of their youth mentoring programs including Big Buddies, Lunch Buddies, Career Quest, and Couples/Community-Based Matches.

Be sure to check back as the event gets closer for more information.


Bicentennial Parade, Concert and Fireworks

Start date: July 4, 2020

End date: July 4, 2020

TBD

Location

Event planning continues – more details coming soon please check back


Country Concert

Start date: July 9, 2020

End date: July 11, 2020

See web site for daily schedule

Location
7103 State Route 66
Fort Loramie, Ohio 45845

Web Site


50th Anniversary of the Sidney High School 30 & 0 Football Team

Start date: September 3, 2020

End date: September 4, 2020

To Be Announced

Location
Sidney Memorial Stadium
750 South Fourth Avenue
Sidney, Ohio

This game commemorates the most significant local sports achievement of Sidney’s 200 years, 30 straight football wins during the three perfect seasons of 1968/69/70. Team members will be introduced at the game with Tipp City.

This game will be played on either September 3rd or September 4th based on a local television network’s decision to broadcast.

Tickets can be purchased through Sidney High School Sports Box Office


Civil War Reenactment

Start date: September 19, 2020

End date: September 20, 2020

TBD

Location
Tawawa Park

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back.


Downtown Sidney Walking Tour

Start date: September 29, 2020

End date: September 29, 2020

6:00 p.m., 6:15 p.m., 6:30 p.m., & 6:45 p.m.

Location
To Be Determined

Details coming soon.  Please check back…


Sidney Church Tour

Start date: October 17, 2020

End date: October 18, 2020

TBD

Location
TBD

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back.


Bicentennial Concert

Start date: November 11, 2020

End date: November 11, 2020

TBD

Location

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back.


Christmas of Yesteryear

Start date: December 5, 2020

End date: December 5, 2020

TBD

Location

Event planning continues – more details coming soon so please check back.


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