Shelby County Focus Ohio
Downtown Sidney Events
The Downtown Sidney Organization and the merchants of Downtown Sidney host many events throughout the year. We provide you with this events calendar to keep you abreast of what is happening in Sidney's downtown. Please refer to it often as it is a constantly changing list of downtown Sidney events.

Downtown Sidney Events 2014

  • SEPTEMBER
      • September 5-7: Shelby County Applefest
        • Saturday, Sept 6, 10:00am Opening Ceremonies - 9/11 Memorial
        • Offering activities all weekend long in Downtown Sidney. Parade, food vendors, musical entertainment, farmer’s market, children’s area and more. For more information visit: www.shelbyapplefest.com. 

      • September 19: Third Friday Fling – Rebel Run Classic Car Cruise-In
        See some of the best entries from the Rebel Run parked around our Downtown. The Rebel Run will be taking place at the Shelby County Fairgrounds this weekend.

      • September 27: The Walk to End Alzheimers - On the Square in Downtown Sidney
        This is the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, this event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to reclaim the future for millions. Together, we can end Alzheimer’s disease.

  • OCTOBER
      • October 17: Third Friday Fling – Chocolate Walk
        Sample delicious chocolates while touring our Downtown businesses.
        Tickets are available online or at the Chamber Office.







      • October 18: Kids Fall Festival/Last Day of the Great Sidney Farmer’s Market.
        A costume contest in the morning followed by trick-or-treating at our Downtown businesses and activities at Amos Memorial Public Library.

      • October 25: Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Downtown Sidney
        Making Strides Against Breast Cancer (MSABC)is an inspiring opportunity to unite us to honor breast cancer survivors, raise awareness, reduce risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight breast cancer with research, information and services, and access to mammograms.

      • October 31: Murder/Mystery Dinner Theatre
        Downtown Sidney will be hosting their first annual fundraiser, a Murder/Mystery Dinner Theatre on October 31st, 2014. Come join us for a fun filled evening of murder, mayhem, and delicious food! Your table awaits you along with a full course dinner and dessert.Optional cash bar available. Age 21 and up only. This event will take place in the Historic Sidney Theatre and feature hor d'oeuvres, dinner,dessert and cash bar provided by our downtown catering businesses. We will have tickets available for purchase featuring starring roles as well as supporting casts, allowing each guest to be part of the drama and wear their best Red Carpet costume! Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and dinner begins at 7:00 p.m. All proceeds benefit Downtown Sidney events and restoration efforts. Ticket are available online and at the Sidney-Shelby County Chamber of Commerce.



  • NOVEMBER
      • November 21: Third Friday Fling – Winter Wonderland Reason for the Season Lighting Service and Parade
        See our Downtown all dressed up for the holidays and enjoy a wonderful evening parade, complete with Santa & Mrs. Claus!

  • DECEMBER
      • December 5: Christmas of Yesteryear
        Enjoy the sights, tastes and sounds of a Historic Downtown Christmas!