Call Us Today: 765•472•1923 Community Resources Our Members Quality of Life Tourism Miami County Chamber of Commerce Our Members Quality of Life Tourism Resources Community Copyright © Miami County Chamber of Commerce ~ All Rights Reserved Webmaster: Signature Web Creations Contact Us Our Team Our Members Quality of Life Tourism Resources Community Sandy Chittum President Amy Riggs Front office Coordinator 289446 MCCC SBDC_4.pdf We are proud to acknowledge our Gold Sponsors Tourism Back to More Activities Converse Fair  1st or 2nd weekend in June  Harness Racing, Entertainment, Food, Truck Pull, Lawn Mower Race 765-395-3256 GUS Fly In  Montgomery Aviation-Grissom Aeroplex  3rd Saturday in June  Pancake Breakfast 8:00-11:00  Free Shuttles to Grissom Air Museum  Support Down Syndrome of Indiana www.grissomairmuseum.com YMCA Kids Fair  1st Saturday in May  Peru Junior High  Activities for kids and demonstrations  Contact: 765-472-1979 Miami County 4H Fair  3rd or 4th Full Week in June  Miami County Fairgrounds, Peru Exhibits, Food,  Entertainment, Tractor Show  Contact:  765-472-1921 www.ag.purdue.edu/counties/miami Bunker Hill Festival  June  Downtown Bunker Hill Food, Music, Booths  Contact:  765-461-3135 Relay for Life  May or June  Peru Riverwalk www.relayforlife.org/miamicountyin July 4th Celebration  5K Firecracker Run at YMCA  Celebration at Maconaquah Park in Peru  Kid’s games, food, music, and fireworks at dusk Contact:  765-472-2400  www.cityofperu.org Mexico Community Garage Sales  1st Saturday in July  Uptown Mexico  Games, food, community garage sales  Contact:  Lester Walten at 765-985-2628 Bunker Hill Community Garage Sale  June  Downtown Bunker Hill  Garage Sales Friday Night Lights  July  Start at DeAngelo’s Pizzeria – Denver  Contact: 765-473-3848 www.breakawaybike.com Circus City Festival  3rd Full Week in July  Downtown Peru Ten performances of the finest  youth circus in an air-conditioned, three-ring  arena, Parade, Rides, Food  Contact:  765-472-3918 www.perucircus.com International Circus Hall of Fame 3rd full week in July State Road 124 in Peru Professional circus, Big Top entertainment, performing circus animals,  Elephant rides, museum full of circus memorabilia  Contact:  800-771-0241 www.circushalloffame.com E.W.C.C. Woodcarving Festival 3rd Weekend in July Borderman Gym in Converse Wood carvers demonstrations Contact:  765-395-3943 www.ewcc.wordpress.com Tour de Denver August Start at DeAngelo’s Pizzeria – Denver Contact: 765-473-3848 www.breakawaybike.com Double Nickel Ride  August  Start at Breakaway Bike Shop – Peru  Contact:  765-473-4240  www.debiw@uwmiamip.org Sports Car Club of America  1st Weekend in August  Grissom Aeroplex in Peru  Club Racing  Contact:  800-770-2055 “Warbird Cruise In” Car Show  Grissom Air Museum’s Air Park  First Saturday in August  Classic Cars and Classic Planes www.grissomairmuseum.com Converse Town Rummage & Garage Sales 1st Weekend in August Uptown Converse Contact:  765-395-3448 Denver Days Festival Thurs-Sun 2nd Weekend in August Downtown Denver Parade, Food, Car Show, Entertainment Contact:  765-985-2341 Hoosier Heritage Festival  3rd Weekend in August  Miami County Fairgrounds in Peru  An interactive event celebrating our agricultural  heritage with antique tractors, engines and equipment Contact:  765-438-3835 www.hoosierheritagefest.com Days at the Pillars Miami Nation of Indians  4th Weekend in August at 7 Pillars  Displays & living history, drum/dance/songs, flint knapping,  crafts, food,Miami language, finger weaving, and beading. Contact: 765-473-9631 Miami County Community Ag Day  1st or 2nd Friday in September  Miami County Fairgrounds Join us for an evening  filled with education, entertainment & Family Fun!   Free Activities Include:  Hayrides - Petting Zoo - Kiddie Corral Mississinewa Triathlon  2nd Weekend in September  Mississinewa Park in Peru  Swim, Bike, Run Triathlon  Contact:  Larry Brown at 765-473-6528 Labor Day at Grissom Air Museum  1st Monday in September www.grissomairmuseum.com Peru Airport Fly-In  September  Peru Airport  Plane rides, planes on display, food. Contact: 765-472-1990 Macy Days  3rd Saturday in September  Cakewalk, parade, kids activities, food, entertainment  Contact: Marilyn Jackson at 574-835-6708 Amboy Fall Fest  3rd Weekend in September  Downtown Amboy  Games, Face Painting, Bake Sale, Car Show, Parade, Karaoke  Contact:  765-395-7242 The First Brush of Fall Paintout  Last weekend in September  Converse  Hosted by Indiana Plein Air Painter Association Contact: Avon Waters at avonwaters@yahoo.com Chili Night Ride October Starts Harvey Hinklemeyer’s – Peru Contact:  765-473-2848  www.breakawaybike.com Cole Porter Classic 5K, 15K Run and a 5K Walk 1st Weekend in October Start at Circus City Building, run along Nickel Plate Trail Contact:  Jim Yates at 765-469-5066 Oktoberfest Chili Cookoff  1st Weekend in October Riverwalk in Peru Entertainment, Chili Cook-off, Food, kid’s activities, Car Show Contact:  765-472-1923