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Chamber Calendars for July


19 W. Market St., Tiffin, 419-447-4141,

14 – Seneca County Farmers Market in downtown Tiffin, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sponsored by the Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce.

18 – Outstanding Educator Award Nominations deadline is July 18. The Chamber is seeking nominations of educators who have exemplified vision, leadership and commitment to the improvement of education in our community. Outstanding Educator Award nomination forms are available online. The deadline for nominations is July 18. Students should nominate a teacher that has inspired them to be the best they can be. Parents should nominate teachers that have challenged and helped their son or daughter to achieve what they thought was impossible. Teachers may nominate a co-worker who goes above & beyond for their students. Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Services, 19 W. Market St., Tiffin, 419-447-4141.

28 – Seneca County Farmers Market in downtown Tiffin, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sponsored by the Seneca Regional Chamber of Commerce.


110 W. Main St., Bellevue, 419-483-2182

28 – The Bellevue Community Picnic and Fireworks will be held on Saturday, July 28 at Robert Peters Park. There will be live, local music, kite flying, face painting, food, “Battle of Bellevue” team competition and the Rotary Golf Ball Drop. For information, call 419-483-5555. Additional activities will be the Flags of Honor, The Bellevue Hospital car show and The Bellevue Hospital 5K Memorial run/walk.


215 Croghan St., Fremont, 419-332-1591,

10 – Member Orientation, 9 a.m.

12 – Business After Hours – Van Ness’s Time Out, 5 to 7 p.m.

17 – Finance Committee, noon

17 – Executive Committee, 12:30 p.m.

19 – Health & Wellness Committee, 3 p.m.

24 – Ambassador Meeting, 8 a.m.

25 – Chamber Board Meeting, 7:30 am

25 – Safety Council Meeting, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Neeley Center



12 – Sunset Cruise, Jet Express, 3 Monroe St., Port Clinton, 7 to 9 p.m. The cost is $40 per person or $70 per couple. Space is limited. RSVP to the chamber at 419-734-5503 or email

AUG 2 – Business After Hours, The Bait House, 121 E. Perry St., Port Clinton.

AUG 4 – 25th Annual Classic Car Show Downtown Port Clinton, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Chamber’s Classic Car Show is held the first Saturday in August each year. Cars, trucks and bikes from virtually every era and every make will be on display on Adams Street. Proud owners will be polishing their vehicles and waxing eloquently about the history and renovations of their unique vehicles. DJ will be playing your favorites from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. 50/50 drawing every hour beginning at 11 a.m. and door prizes every hour beginning at 11:30 a.m. In recent years, the shows have hosted an average of more than 150 cars and trucks. Vehicle registration is $10 with a portion of the registration fees being donated to the Port Clinton 4th of July Fireworks and Main Street Port Clinton in honor of Jerry Lippus. Dash plaques will be given to the first 100 cars at check-in; and if you register and pay before June 30, you will receive a free T-shirt. For information, contact the chamber at 419-734-5503.



13-14 – Island Fest 2018, Kelleys Island Memorial Park, 112 Division St., 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., contact the Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce, 419-746-2360 or The theme for Island Fest 2018 is Dog Days of Summer; featuring Ohio artisans, local crafters, food vendors, beer tent and evening street dances. Saturday kicks off with a parade in addition to afternoon live entertainment, kid’s games and fireworks at dusk. Friday and Saturday feature the events and entertainment sponsored by the Kelleys Island Chamber of Commerce while Sunday, July 15, is a “Bonus Day” for the vendors.

27-29 – 2018 Film Fest 2018, Kelleys Island Ball Field, 9:30 to 11:30 p.m., 121 Addison St., Kelleys Island.  Movies will be shown both indoors and outdoors on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The outdoor screenings will be held at the Ball Field on an impressive inflatable screen and sound system. In case of inclement weather, the outdoor screenings will be moved to the Town Hall. For outdoor showings, be sure to bring what you need to be comfortable – blankets, chairs, golf carts, cars or trucks. The Film Fest is a popular and family-friendly event with a variety of box office movies at staggered showtimes.


604 W. Washington St., Sandusky

8 – Erie MetroParks’ 50th Birthday Party, 3 to 7 p.m., Osborn MetroPark, 3910 Perkins Ave., Huron. The Erie County Chamber will be presenting Erie Metroparks with an award for their accomplishment at 4 p.m. There will be food trucks, DJ, games, jugglers, inflatables, free cupcakes and more. Enter to win awesome prizes while at the party too. Free admission. For information, call Erie Metroparks at  419-625-7783.

10 – Business Services Committee Meeting, 8 to 9 a.m., committee members only.
16 – Executive Committee Meeting
, 4 to 5 p.m., committee members only.

17 – Governmental Affairs Committee Meeting, 8 to 9 a.m.

17 – Ambassador Meeting, 4 to 5 p.m.

19 – Board Meeting, 8 to 9 a.m.


161 W. Water St., Suite A, Oak Harbor, 419-898-0479,

8 – Log Cabin Concert Series, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., on the corner of Main and Church Street, across from the Oak Harbor Post Office. Singer and songwriter Bradley Hoffman will be performing. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.

28 – Oak Harbor Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. to noon, Adolphus Kraemer Park across from the Post Office. The Oak Harbor Development Group puts on the market offering a variety of goods including the following: produce, poultry products, herbs, fresh-baked goods, freshly cut flowers, plants, cider, handmade crafts, antiques, art, music, jewelry, garden decor and gourmet food. The Farmers’ Market is always accepting applications for new vendors. Visit

8 – Log Cabin Concert Series, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., on the corner of Main and Church Street, across from the Oak Harbor Post Office. Fostoria Lake Plains Chorus 

will be performing. Please bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on.