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 2020 Calendar of Events

Waynesville Brochure and Map


Please note:  This page is currently being updated for the 2020 year. 

If you have specific questions on events,

please email at for accurate information. 




Summer Ghostly History Walking Tours

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Jun 24, 2020through Aug 15, 2020

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June 27th, July 18th, August 15th

Tour guides will recount stories that defy explanation; some linked to historically based legends from the area’s unique and fascinating past. All of these sightings and experiences have been described by Main Street residents, shop owners and visitors ~ some even occurring during earlier tours. History buffs will enjoy tales of the 215-year-old Village’s famous and infamous personalities. The cost is $12 per adult or child 12 or older, free for children under 12. Here are some reviews of our tours from


Museum at the Friends Home
115 South Fourth St.
Waynesville, OH 45068

Food Truck Fridays

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Jul 10, 2020through Jul 31, 2020

11am - 4pm

July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

Hosted by Waynesville Ohio Merchants

For More Information, Click Here

The Merchants in Waynesville are excited to announce we will be having food trucks downtown EVERY Friday in The month of July!! (Except July 4th).

I hope your ready for some delicious food.

Here are the dates, so mark your calendar.
Starting with July 10th, 17th, 24th, and the 31st
Time 11-4

*July 31st will be extended through dinner 8pm.

Do not worry, there can easily be social distancing as we are spreading out tables throughout Miami Street.
Keeping things Clean and Safe for everyone!

Location: Corner of Miami Street and S. Main Street.

Waynesville Street Faires

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Jul 18, 2020through Sep 12, 2020

Dates for the Street Faires:

July 18th, August 15th, September 12th



 The Street Faire boasts Artist Booths where they display and sell their unique one of kind creations.
Over forty artisans will feature woodworking to fiber.
Live art demonstrations, face painting and local musical talent.
Art Contest Each Month.
Will also include a variety of Food Trucks and Farmer's Market.



Waynesville Annual Sidewalk Sale

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Jul 25, 2020through Jul 26, 2020

10:00am - 5:00pm

 Annual Downtown Event is Proudly Hosting by the

Waynesville Shops & Events 

 For More Information, Click Here

Location:  Waynesville Main Street Historic District, Waynesville, Ohio  45068

Find the best bargains of the year from local Waynesville Merchants and enjoy all that the downtown shops and restaurants have to offer! Saturday and Sunday July 25th and 26th from 10AM- 5PM. You'll want to come both days!

Come see what your favorite downtown merchants will be having at the Sidewalk Sale!


Girls Night Out 80's Theme

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Jul 31, 2020through Jul 31, 2020


Hosted by Waynesville Ohio Merchants

For More Information, Click Here


We are bringing back the 80’s ladies 

The town is ready to get their groove on, and We hope you are too 

From 11am-8pm, have some fun downtown Waynesville for:
   Some amazing food 
   Fun shopping day with your girls or family
   Contest and prize
   And a scavenger hunt

OH!  The best part....DRESS 80’s STYLE
Snap some pics with our awesome backdrop and props
Pictures will be judged! Best dressed will win Gift Card to shop local merchant

Food Trucks located at Miami St. and High St. 

Shop all day, and all night long Downtown Waynesville 

Follow the balloons located outside each participating shop and look for 80’s themed items hidden inside! Once you have found all items, you will be entered to win $50 CASH PRIZE 

Don’t miss out on this years hip ladies night out

Hearth Warming Holidays

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Nov 6, 2020through Nov 8, 2020


Hosted by the Waynesville Merchants Association, 
the Hearth Warming Holidays is held on the 1st weekend of November,.... Nov. 6th, 7th, & 8th, 2020

Kick off the holidays with a preview of holiday decor, treats, and sweets.  
Don't forget to pick up your 2020 recipe.   

November 6th, 11am - 8pm
November 7th, 11am - 8pm
November 8th, 12pm - 5 pm

~~ Downtown Waynesville ~~

Small Business Saturday

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Nov 28, 2020through Nov 28, 2020

Join Downtown Main Street in Waynesville, Ohio

as we celebrate Small Business Saturday in small hometown style.



Christmas in the Village

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New Image for 2020 Coming this Fall

Dec 4, 2020through Dec 6, 2020

Friday, Dec. 4th   6pm - 9pm
Saturday, Dec. 5th   12pm - 9pm
Sunday, Dec. 6th   12pm - 5pm


Waynesville takes on the nostalgic feeling of Christmas past as the downtown is adorned in traditional holiday décor. Make plans to visit this holiday season as we have exciting entertainment, strolling throughout the downtown, in our heated entertainment tent, and in store fronts.

Entertainment Schedule - TBA

In addition, we have Santa Claus arriving daily via the Wayne Township Fire Department, horse drawn carriage rides, carolers & choirs, costume characters and so much more.  

Don’t forget 60+ retail shops and boutiques that you can either start or complete your gift giving list.  Scrumptious dining establishments that will keep your tummy full enough to say, “ho, ho, ho.” 

For additional information call 513-897-8855. 

Downtown Waynesville 



The 51st Annual Ohio Sauerkraut Festival

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Oct 9, 2021through Oct 10, 2021


The Ohio Sauerkraut Festival is cancelled for 2020 due to health concerns for the Coronavirus Pandemic. 


Festival Dates 2021

Oct. 9th, 2021 - Open 9am-8pm
October 10th, 2021 - Open 9am-6pm 
 Setup Begins Oct. 8th, 2021

For more information: 

Ohio Sauerkraut Festival website