What to Do in Tippecanoe: September 3-14, 2014

By Greg Enslen
A listing of upcoming events in Tipp City, Ohio, and other local events of interest.


Hayner: Creative Expressions Beyond The Classroom
When: August 15 – October 5
Where: Troy-Hayner Cultural Center, 301 W. Main Street Troy, Ohio
Description: Our school children’s talent and creative thinking is developed by art teachers who encourage their students to reach their potential through creative problem solving projects. This exhibit celebrates the artwork of over 20 past and present art educators representing Troy City Schools, Troy Christian and St. Patrick Elementary. For more information contact Troy-Hayner Cultural Center at 937-339-0457 or www.TroyHayner.org.

Tipp Chamber Business After Hours
When: Thursday, September 4, 5 – 7 p.m.
Where: Miami County YMCA, 3060 South County Road 25A, Troy, OH 45373
Description: Join us at this Business After Hours in collaboration with the Tipp City Area United Way. We will have food, networking and door prizes along with showing off some of our great non-profits from around the area! Bring plenty of business cards and invite your business partners, family & friends. Mark your calendar!!

Tipp City Marketplace
When: Saturday, September 6 and Saturdays all summer, 9am – Noon
Where: Third and Main, Tipp City, OH
Description: The Tipp City Marketplace brings local growers and vendors to historic Tipp City, OH. Running June through September and formerly known as the Tippecanoe Farmers’ Market, this locally-organized market enters its eighth year in operation in historic downtown Tipp City. For more information, please visit the new website at http://www.tippmarketplace.org/.

Lost Creek Music Experience
When: Saturday, September 6, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm
Where: 2645 E. State Route 41 Troy, Ohio
Description: If you love music, take your place under the shade trees at Lost Creek Reserve and get lost in the experience. Join us for a day filled with American roots music including country, indie rock, folk, and bluegrass. Performed by national recording artists and local favorites. Tickets are on sale now at TicketForce.com. Presale tickets are $15, day of show $20. All tickets are general admission. Limited number of tickets available. Get them before they’re gone! No refunds or exchanges.  For more information, see www.MiamiCountyParks.com.

Winans To Winans Half Marathonrace-logo
When: Sunday, September 7, race begins at 8am
Where: Miami County Courthouse, 201 W. Water St., Troy, OH 45373
Description: Miami County’s first point-to-point half marathon. Start: Miami County Courthouse, 201 W. Water St., Troy, OH 45373 Finish: Fort Piqua Plaza, 308 N. Main St., Piqua, OH 45356.  Race begins at 8am in Downtown Troy. Wind through scenic countryside and along the Great Miami River to end the race in downtown Piqua. Parking available at Hobart Arena in Troy near the start of the race. Courtesy shuttle service will take you from the finish line to the parking lot. Packet pick up Sept 5-6 at Can’t Stop Running Company, 321 N. Main Street, Piqua. For more information, see www.WinansCandies.com/HalfMarathon. Registration site – http://www.speedy-feet.com/races.php

Tipp City Parks Advisory Board
When: Monday, September 8, 7:00pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH

Tipp City Planning Board
When: Tuesday, September 9, 7:30pm
Where: City Government Center, 260 S. Garber Drive, Tipp City, OH

waco-troyWACO Celebration & Fly-In
When:  Saturday, September 13 – Sunday, September 14, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where:  WACO Field, 1865 S. County Rd. 25A, Troy, Ohio
Description:  The WACO owners fly their aircraft back to Troy, the site of their manufacture.  Come and see these beautiful aircraft close up and talk to the people who restored, maintain and fly these wonderful machines.  Tour the newly renovated WACO Air Museum, enjoy great food, and take a ride in an open cockpit biplane! Admission: Adults – $6, School aged children – $3. FREE PARKING. For more information, call 937-335-9226 or visit www.wacoairmuseum.org.


Notes: we strive to include as many event listings as possible, but we reserve the right to refuse to print or publicize your event.  We cannot guarantee the accuracy of these listings, so contact the referenced organization for more information and verification. Send your events and any updates to info@gregenslen.com for inclusion. The deadline for consideration is Friday at noon for publication on the next Wednesday.

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