2018 Schedule of Events

The following is a current schedule for the featured week of celebration.  All activities take place in Riverfront Park, unless otherwise noted.  Check back for updates, and please direct questions to miamisburg200@cityofmiamisburg.org.

While plans are still coming together, several events have been confirmed during the central celebration slated for the week of June 16-23, 2018. An opening parade is set for Saturday, June 16, which coincides with Miamisburg High School alumni weekend. The Bicentennial committee and alumni association are working together to create joint events and encourage out-of-town alumni to plan a summer vacation celebrating City and school. Also being featured opening weekend will be “Drums on the Miami,” an event to celebrate the Native American history of Miamisburg before it became Miamisburg. The week will culminate with a grand performance by the Dayton Philharmonic and fireworks display over the Great Miami River. The 40-piece philharmonic concert band will be directed by Miamisburg resident Patrick Reynolds and will feature the talent of members of the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra.

Future Events

JANUARY High School Musical Program  Memorial Auditorium
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY, 20       Founder’s Day Celebration Dinner and Program, Ticketed Event  Baum Opera House
FRIDAY, MARCH 2 Monte Carlo Baum Opera House
SATURDAY, MAY 19 Spring Fling Library Park
SUNDAY, MAY 20 Spring Fling Library Park
     
FEATURED WEEK OF CELEBRATION (JUNE 16-23) The following is a schedule of activities at the time of publication.  All activities take place in Riverfront Park, unless otherwise noted.  
SATURDAY, JUNE 16 Opening Day

 

  10 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Drums on the Miami, Beachler Park Beachler Park
  11 a.m. - Parade  
  1:45 p.m. – Opening Ceremonies  
  2 p.m. - The Ohio State University Alumni Band  
  3:30 p.m. – 1968 Time Capsule Unsealed  
  4:30 p.m. - U.S. Air Force Band of Flight’s Wright Brass  
  6 p.m. - MHS Alumni Dinner Dance, Miamisburg Moose Lodge Miamisburg Moose Lodge
  6:30 to 11 p.m. - Center Stage Entertainment, including Locking Up Otis and Parrots of the Caribbean  
  7 p.m. - Mary Poppins (Children’s Performing Arts of MSBG), Memorial Auditorium Memorial Auditorium
     
     
SUNDAY, JUNE 17 Religious Heritage Day  
  10 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Drums on the Miami, Beachler Park Beachler Park
  2 p.m. - Mary Poppins (Children’s Performing Arts of MSBG), Memorial Auditorium Memorial Auditorium
 

2 to 11 p.m. – Center Stage Entertainment, including Larry Goodwin, Paragon Barbershop Quartet and B-Caged

 
  4 p.m. – Faith-based music and family-friendly stand-up comics (Presented by Miamisburg Ministerial Association)  
  7 to 10 p.m. – Evening swim hours at Sycamore Trails Aquatic Center  
     
     
MONDAY, JUNE 18 Pioneer Day  
  10 a.m. – Miami-Erie Canal Marker Dedication, Community Park  
  Noon to 5 p.m. - Heritage Village open, Old Main and Lock streets. Activities include one room schoolhouse experience, pioneer life experience, horse-drawn carriage rides, petting zoo, old-time craft demonstrations and much more!  
  Noon to 7 p.m. – Miamisburg Historical Society attractions          
  4:30 to 11 p.m. - Center Stage Entertainment, including Vintage Ramblers, Noah Wotherspoon and Dulcimers  
     
     
TUESDAY, JUNE 19 Business Day  
  TBA – 1913 Flood Marker Dedication  
  Noon – Business exhibits & activities  
  Noon to 3 p.m. – Children’s entertainment  
  3 to 11 p.m. – Center Stage Entertainment, including Larry Goodwin, Ryan Lakes, The Hathaways and Touch  
  6:30 p.m. - An Evening with Mark Twain, Baum Opera House, Tickets $5  
     
     
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20 Youth Day  
  Noon - Youth-related activities and entertainment. Special Aquatic Center rates.   
  3 p.m. – McGovern Ceile Dancers  
  6 to 11 p.m. – Center Stage Entertainment, including Bearcreek Band reunion and Night Reign  
  7:30 p.m. - Ricky Skaggs (Presented by Kettering Health Network/Sycamore Medical Center)  
     
     
THURSDAY, JUNE 21 Ladies Day  
  7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. – Activities include a golf outing, walking tours, Ladies Luncheon and Fashion Show, quilt show and euchre tournament. Registration and ticketing info to be announced. St. Jacob’s Church
  Noon to 3 p.m. – Children’s entertainment  
  4:30 to 11 p.m. – Center Stage Entertainment, including AQK, Tim and Anna and Alexis Gomez  
     
     
FRIDAY, JUNE 22 Municipal Day  
  Noon – City facility tours and more       
  Noon to 3 p.m. – Children’s entertainment  
  2 p.m. – Miamisburg High School Alumni Band  
  3 to 11 p.m. – Center Stage Entertainment, including Star City Community Band, Larry Goodwin, Different and the Same and Ticket to Ride  
     
     
SATURDAY, JUNE 23 Closing Day  
  11 a.m. - Parade Downtown/Riverfront Park
  2 p.m. – 73rd Ohio Volunteer Regimental Band  
  2:30 p.m. – Brothers of the Brush Contest and Kangaroo Court  
  3:30 p.m. - Sealing of Time Capsule  
  7 p.m. – Closing Ceremonies Riverfront Park
  7:30 p.m. - Dayton Philharmonic Concert Band  
  9:45 p.m. - Fireworks  
     
     
SUNDAY, JULY 8 Ice Cream Social and Concert  Riverfront Park
SATURDAY, AUGUST 25 Whirled Top Festival   Riverfront Park
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 River Blast Riverfront Park
OCTOBER Homecoming Parade & Football Game Downtown/Holland Field
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22 Turkey Trot     Downtown
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8 Community Holiday Event & Parade Downtown/Baum Opera House

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