Downtown is going to be packed with fun on Saturday, October 8th as the City of Xenia will hold its second annual Harvest on Main event in conjunction with Xenia's Oktoberfest. Harvest on Main will take place from 12 p.m. - 5 p.m. in the heart of downtown while Oktoberfest will run from 12 p.m. - 10 p.m. in front of Devil Wind Brewing.
Harvest on Main street closures will include Main Street from King to Whiteman Streets, and Detroit Street from Church to Second Streets. Detroit Street will be closed in front of Devil Wind Brewing for Oktoberfest from Second to Third Streets. All roads will close beginning at 9 a.m.
If you're looking to get started on your holiday shopping, make sure to stop by the outdoor craft show coordinated by Flour Bake Shop. The show will be set up on East Main Street and will feature local artisans. Along West Main Street you will find a variety of food trucks, a farmer's market, and straw maze for kids to enjoy.
North Detroit Street will have kids' activities, a small petting zoo, and a special display of vehicles from the Old Timers Club. At the intersection of Main and Detroit Streets you won't want to miss the pie eating contest which will take place at 3:00 p.m. Register online here.
If you and your kids want to dress in costume, you'll fit right in along South Detroit Street where Route 68 Toys will be hosting the Halloween "Monster Bash" with vendors, displays, and characters. This portion of the event will remain open after Harvest on Main concludes, so folks can enjoy some Halloween fun in conjunction with Xenia's Oktoberfest event in front of Devil Wind Brewing.