Downtown Events

Upcoming Events

There are a lot of exciting events that happen in downtown Tiffin!

Kris Kringle Markt

Come out and join us on December 2 and 3 for the Kris Kringle Markt. Visitors can enjoy the sounds of live holiday music, the aroma of German food, late night shopping, children’s activities, and the ambiance of an old-world German Christmas. Visitors can enjoy the ice sculptures, carriage rides, and German inspired Christmas offerings at the open-air market, while shopping at the local downtown businesses.

2022 Downtown Tiffin Events

  • Walks (April 30, June 25, October 15 & December 3)
  • Trivia Nights (monthly on the Second Thursday at 7 pm)
  • Farmers Markets (Every Saturday: May – October)
  • Thursday Night Tunes (Thursday’s: June – August at Frost-Kalnow Amphitheater)
  • Downtown Clean-Up Dates (April 23, June 11, Aug 13, October 8) 
  •  St. Paddy’s Day 5K – March 19
  • Bicentennial Kickoff Event: Proclamation at the Ritz Theatre – March 25
  • Memorial Day Parade- May 30 
  • Third Thursday Series (monthly) – Starting again in April
  • East Green Concerts (June – September) – Click here for details.
  • Bicentennial Farm to Table Dinner – August 17
  • Around the Town – August 20
  • Motors ‘n Music Car Show – August 20
  • Sidewalk Garage Sale Days 
  • Main Street Summit & Celebration – September 8
  • Downtown Tiffin Pizza Party – September 15
  • Heritage Festival – September 16-18
  • Downtown Trick-or-Treat  – October 20
  • Small Business Saturday – November 26
  • Christmas Tree Lighting – December 2
  • Kris Kringle Markt – December 2 & 3
  • Tiffin Kiwanis Christmas Parade – December 3
  • 7th Annual Glass Scavenger Hunt – Dec 10
  • Free Holiday Movie at the Ritz Theatre & Santa – December 17
  • Bicentennial: Year of 200 Celebration – December 29

Downtown WalksChocolateWalkFBEvent_2022

Looking for a fun way to explore downtown Tiffin? Four uniquely themed walks are held throughout the year;

  • Chocolate Walk – April 30, 2022
  • Summer Stroll – June 25, 2022
  • Pumpkin Stroll – October 15, 2022
  • Christmas Walk – December 3, 2022     

Your ticket allows you to visit participating locations and collect a unique treat related to the walk’s theme. There are stops throughout the downtown area. Get a group of friends together and wear your walking shoes! Read more

Trivia Nights/Third Thursdays Trivia Night in Downtown Tiffin logo

Trivia Night in Downtown Tiffin is a collaboration between TSEP and the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library. Our goal is to bring people of our great community together for a fun-filled evening while supporting locally owned businesses. Locations vary, but have included, The Renaissance of Tiffin, Reino’s Party Room, the Tiffin-Seneca Public Library, the Elks Lodge, the Chandelier Community Events Center and many more. 

Teams can register prior to the event by calling the library at 419-447-3751 or online at Registration often fills quickly! The night of the event, teams will write their answers and submit them to the judges during four rounds of general trivia. At the end of the night, the winning team gets to take home the traveling Trivia Night trophy!

Follow “Trivia Night in Downtown Tiffin” on Facebook

Third Thursdays SeriesThird Thursday in Downtown Tiffin logo

  • Downtown Tiffin Art Walk – April 21
  • Barking Lot Party – May 19
  • Bicentennial Birthday Party – June 16
  • Sweet Summertime – July 21
  • Taste Of Downtown Tiffin – August 18
  • SCYP Pizza Party – September 15
  • Downtown Trick or Treat – October 20

Themed evenings in downtown Tiffin – every third Thursday of each month! Each Thursday has a theme and participating businesses and restaurants are encouraged to incorporate the theme through decorations, a special menu items, music and more! 

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St. Paddy’s Day 5K

March 19, 2022

Chase the Leprechaun during the Annual St. Paddy’s Day 5k Run/Walk. Every year there is a speedy leprechaun in the race. The leprechaun starts after everyone else has begun, giving you a generous head start. Costumes are encouraged! Awards are given to the Top Ladd and Top Lass finishers. Proceeds to benefit Downtown Revitalization in Tiffin. Read more

Memorial Day Events

May 30, 2022

Tiffin- Seneca Farmers MarketTiffin Seneca Farmers Market

Experience the Tiffin-Seneca County Farmers Market sponsored by Sutton Bank in beautiful historic downtown Tiffin. The Farmers Markets will take place on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month starting in May and run through October. 

Customers can purchase home grown produce, home-made baked goods, honey, flowers and more. The market is open from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm and is located on S. Washington St., adjacent to the Courthouse.

Follow the Tiffin-Seneca County Farmers Market on Facebook.

Downtown Tiffin Pizza PartyPizza Party

September 15, 2022

Bring the whole family to enjoy a taste of Tiffin and Seneca County! The event will take place throughout Downtown Tiffin.
Attendees can purchase $1 tickets that can be redeemed for a pizza from any vendor. Half of each ticket sold will go toward charity. 

GarageSale2020 Garage Sales

August 27, 2022

Snag some great deals in Downtown Tiffin during the Garage Sales! You won’t want to miss this fun day, you’re sure to find something at the Garage Sales or the Farmer’s Market!

Heritage Festival LogoHeritage Festival

September 16-18, 2022

Tiffin-Seneca Heritage Festival is Ohio’s 8th largest festival. The “Living Village” is located at Hedges Boyer Park and you can step back in time with reenactments, activities, music and vendors. The “Downtown Area” has family friendly entertainment including amusement rides, children’s areas, games, food vendors and more.

Visit the Festival’s site,, for more information.

Main Street Celebration & Summit 

September 8, 2022

The Main Street Celebration is a celebration of the successes of the previous year and updates about what’s happening Downtown Tiffin! Annual awards are to be presented and there is an opportunity for community input. 

Scavenger Hunt

Fall 2022


Spend the day exploring downtown Tiffin for a chance to win great prizes! Teams of 3 or 4 will be tasked by visiting downtown businesses and completing different missions!

Get more information on Facebook

Christmas Festivities

  • Tree Lighting – December 2, 2022
  • Kris Kringle Markt – December 2 & 3, 2022
  • Christmas Walk – December 3, 2022
  • Tiffin Kiwanis Christmas Parade – December 3, 2022
  • Holiday Movie at the Ritz & Santa – December 17, 2022

Santa in Downtown Tiffin

Get into the holiday spirit with some fun activities happening in Downtown Tiffin. The Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting kicks-off the season, followed by the Christmas Walk. The fun doesn’t stop there, enjoy a free family holiday movie at The Ritz and visit with Santa.