There are several great events happening in Butler County this weekend. Check one out and support local art, music and fun. You can also check out music during the week and farmers markets.
Pippin with Fairfield Summer Theater
WHEN: July 27-30 , 2017 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
WHERE: Fairfield High School Performing Arts Center, 8800 Holden Blvd Fairfield, OH
COST: $18 Adults
With an infectiously unforgettable score from the four-time Grammy winner, three-time Oscar winner and musical theatre giant, Stephen Schwartz (Wicked, Godspell, Children of Eden), Pippin has been successfully produced on stages ranging from High School to Broadway. Sweeping the New York Awards circuit (Tony, Drama Desk, Drama League, Outer Critics Circle) in 2013, Pippin continues to captivate and appeal to the young at heart throughout the world.
WHEN: July 28-30, 2017 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Repeats
WHERE: STS Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 2500 Grand Ave Middletown, OH 45044
GO GREEK FOR A DAY!! Celebrating 50 years! 50th Annual Middletown Greek Festival 2017
Gyros & Pastries to go:
Thursday July 27th 5-8pm
Full Festival hours:
Friday July 28th 5-10pm
Saturday July 29th 4-10pm
Sunday July 30th Noon-5pm
Events: Live Music Friday Marquis 66; Saturday 1 Mississippi; Big Raffle Grand Prize $4,000, 1st $1,500, 2nd $500, 3rd & 4th, $250; Large Kids Game Area, Poker, Split the Pot, Merchants Booth and much more.
Food Available: American Style, Burgers, Hot Dogs, Metts, Brats, Italian Sausage, Fish Sandwich, Pizza, Funnel Cakes. Draft and Craft Beer available w/ID and wristband
2017 Midwest Rugby 7s Championship Tournament
WHEN: July 29, 2017 @ 10:00 am
WHERE: Brimelow Fields, 6440 Stockton Rd Fairfield, OH 45014
COST: Parking $5
Come see hard hitting, fast paced action Rugby Football, when the best 7 aside rugby talent in the country comes to Cincinnati on July 29th for the 2017 Midwest Rugby 7s Championship Tournament. The Wolfhounds of the Cincinnati Rugby Football Club (CRFC) are hosting this exciting event. Men’s and Women’s teams will compete for the top 2 spots in the Midwest and for a chance to punch their ticket to the US National Championship.
The first kick- off is at 10 am and with the final championship match to begin at 5:00 PM. The tournament will be held at Brimelow Fields, 6440 Stockton Rd. Fairfield, Ohio just off of State Route 4. Refreshments and food are available at the concession stand. Admission is free and parking is $5 per car. www.wolfhoundsrfc.com
WHEN: July 29, 2017 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
WHERE: behind the Pendleton Art Center, 2 N Broad St Middletown, OH 45042
5th Annual Thunderfest Cruise-In. Free for both participants and spectators! Calling all classic cars, hot rods, street rods, rat roads, pulling tractors, motorcycles and MORE! Unique prize categories and trophies. People’s Choice Award, t-shirts, lots of local restaurants 1-4 blocks from the event. On Air Entertainment’s giant Juke Box DJ service. Hourly cackle fest. Ear plugs recommended. Behind the Pendleton Art Center, downtown Middletown, NE corner of Central & Broad St.