Thursday, June 13, 2013

Holmes County, Ohio Events: Thunder over Holmes County Independence Day Festival

An event taking place near The Barn Inn Bed and Breakfast is the Thunder over Holmes County Independence Day Festival, Friday and Saturday, June 28-29, 2013. This two-day celebration will be held on the Courthouse Lawn in Downtown Millersburg, including great food and desserts, children's games and contests, live music, booths, bounce houses, magician, and so many more fun activities the whole family can enjoy, concluding with a spectacular Fireworks show at 9:45 pm. on Saturday!

Thunder over Holmes County Independence Day Festival
Schedule of Events

Friday, June 28
12:00 pm. -  Many Food Vendors Open

 6:00 pm.  - Thunder Idol - Inflatables Open (20' Double Slide, Bounce Houses, Hot Slot Picks Photo Booth

Saturday, June 29
12:00 pm.  - Chicken by Jr. Schlabach - Food Vendors Open - DJ/Music - Bounce House - "COSI" Face Painting - Silent Auction Items On Display - Raffle Tickets on Sale (iPad4) - Dunk Tank - Kids' Games by Skyview Ranch

1:00 & 2:30 pm. -  Abe and Mary Lincoln Program in Court Room. $5.00
1:30 pm. - Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest
2:00 pm. - Kids' Games by Skyview Ranch
3:30 pm. - Jello-Flinging Contest
4:00 pm. - Balloon Artist - Strolling Magician - Thumbs McGee
5:00 pm. - Pie Eating Contest - Inflatable Basketball, Football Passing & Football Kicking Games Open.
6:00 pm. - Thunder Idol Winner    
9:45 pm. - Fireworks Show

Event is sponsored by the Holmes County Tourism Bureau and Village of Millersburg. For more information visit or call 330-674-2412. Don't forget to bring your lawn chairs for the fireworks show!

Submitted by: Elizabeth Beam
June 13, 2013