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Here at the Miami County Visitors Bureau, we have been blogging about our area for years. And, more importantly, we continue to ask our residents and visitors to blog about their experiences throughout our historic towns as well. For example… did you know that we are part of the longest paved trail system in the country?
  • Hobart Arena has been rocking Troy Ohio since the early 1950’s. That legacy continues to this day! George Thorogood and The Destroyers with Special Guest Rusted Reserve September 12, 2021 – 8pm Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo with Special Guest Kasey Tindall September 30, 2021 – 8pm Dwight Yoakam Presented by Dusty Guitars October 7, 2021 – 8pm TESLA with Special Guests Bad Marriage and Signal 13 October 15, 2021 – 8pm Travis Tritt with Special Guest Tyler Reese Tritt October 21, 2021 – 7:30pm Zach Williams I Don’t Want Christmas to End Tour with Special Guest Anne Wilson December

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  • The Visitors Bureau is working to promote health and wellness throughout Miami County. What better way to do that than to encourage our residents and visitors to participate in National Take A Walk In A Park Day on March 30th? Being outdoors is proven to help our overall well-being, both physically and mentally. Some of these benefits are reduced levels of stress, increase concentration and better moods. Who wouldn’t want that? Luckily for you, Miami County has an abundance of parks you can spend your days roaming. Whether you decide to stroll through your favorite park or explore a new

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  • As warm weather approaches, you and your family may be feeling cabin fever more than ever this year. While there are plenty of fun attractions and festivals in and around Miami County, early spring weather doesn’t always agree with our plans. It’s never fun being cooped up, especially on vacation. But, with a little bit of planning, you can still have a great time – even indoors. Whether you are planning your next staycation or visiting us from afar, we have plenty of indoor activities for everyone, including children and adults. Indoor Family Activities Brukner Nature Center No matter what

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  • Spring is just around the corner, and we are itching with cabin fever. If you’ve been cooped up too long waiting for your next adventure, let’s get planning! If you’ve been craving some much-needed R&R, we feel you. Staycations are a great way to stay close to home but escape the mundane routine of the everyday. What’s great about a staycation is that it can be as adventurous or as relaxing as you need it to be. Rather than a full-blown vacation, it’s more about breaking away from your routine and planning a few special activities that are out of

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  • Get a taste of Miami County through our ciders, wines, whiskeys, and craft beers. Discover the flavors you can only find here in this part of Southwest Ohio.   STOP 1: Moeller Brew Barn Enjoy a craft beer or beer flight while admiring the architecture of the newly renovated Moeller Brew Barn. Housed in an old church, the stained glass windows and church pews contribute to the charm and overall atmosphere of the brewery. STOP 2: Indian Creek Distillery Sample a unique early American frontier whiskey that is distilled in the same copper pot stills from almost 200 years ago.

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  • Explore some of the historical sites that still have a huge impact on Miami County today. Centuries later people are still able to experience what used to be! Take a step into the past at the following locations: STOP 1: Bradford Railroad Museum The late 1800s brought the railroad through Bradford. This small village is proud of their railroad heritage and happy to share their love of the rails. Interactive exhibits at the museum and the BF Interlocking Tower invite guests to experience the railroader life. STOP 2: Johnston Farm & Indian Agency In the early 1800s, the Miami-Erie canal

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  • Miami County is a haven for couples who want to take a romantic break from the buzz of everyday life and experience culture, art, great food, and fun adventures. With plenty to do, there is something for every kind of explorer. Traveling within Miami County is the perfect opportunity for a road trip. Most of the main cities are within 30 minutes of each other, making travel throughout the area quite easy. There are plenty of places to visit along the way to each destination. If you are making a long weekend out of it, grab a reservation at a

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  • Are you looking for vacation spots closer to home this summer? If so, look no further than the communities in Miami County. Whether you’re planning a close weekend getaway, deciding on a “stay-cation” or wanting something fun to do for a day, there’s something here for all. These itineraries are perfect for one day or multiple day trips. Families, couples and friends alike are sure to find gems in this county not far from your home! What a perfect time to explore a place in your own backyard. Don’t forget to use #HomeGrownGreat when posting your fun findings on social

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  • Now Boarding all parents, couples, veterans, and neighbors. Whether you are a parent taking your kids on that field trip they missed, or you are looking for that perfect place to take your date, there has never been a better time to visit one of the National Aviation Heritage Area’s (NAHA) museums and attractions. This includes the WACO Air Museum here in Miami County Ohio! For a limited time, sign up for a free Boarding Pass and take advantage of discounts on admission, retail, theater experiences, and more. See a full list of participating sites when you get your individual

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  • Color Our World!

    April 15, 2020

    It’s true that the world could use a little brightening up! We’ve created these 10 coloring pages to help you get creative. Download and print our Miami County Coloring Pages! Please share on social media using #HomeGrownGreat and your work might be highlighted on our own social media channel! Miami County Visitors Bureau Logo Miami County Courthouse Eldean Covered Bridge WACO Bi Plane Johnston Farm & Indian Agency Barn Quilt Strawberry Festival Mascot Sculpture on the Square Ram from Miami County Fair A cup of coffee from Winans

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