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Middletown Events & Festivals

Events in Middletown, Ohio are some of the most exciting events in the Midwest! The Ohio Challenge is held every July in Smith Park and features hot air balloon rides, a beautiful balloon glow, food, music and more. Middletown, Ohio events in the winter months, like Smith Park’s Light Up Middletown, will brighten up anyone's holiday season.

Doug Stone & the Stone Age Band

Country star Doug Stone comes to the legendary Sorg stage! After 32 years, 8 #1 singles, 15 top 10 singles, and over 10 Million album...

Beatlemania Magic

Experience Beatlemania at the Sorg Opera House! Hear classic Beatles songs from their early days all the way through Abbey Road.


Freaky Friday the Musical

The new musical, Freaky Friday, is based on the beloved 1972 novel by Mary Rodgers and the hit Disney films.

Thunderfest Cruise In

Join us for the 9th Annual Thunderfest Cruise-In in downtown Middletown. Come spend the day exploring unique cars, boutiques and eateries in historic Downtown Middletown!


Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical

The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in the musical phenomenon, "Jekyll & Hyde." Based on the classic story by...

Hops in the Hanger

Hops in the Hangar is an annual, unique beer event that gathers a blend of craft beer fans and aviation enthusiasts. Taking place at the...

Simply Queen

This live tribute performs all the iconic songs that have made Queen one of the most legendary rock bands of all time and faithfully recreates...

Fleetwood Mac Mania

Each veteran player in this tribute band brings their spirit to re-create, with incredible accuracy, the look and feel of Fleetwood Mac. With the solo...

Terrapin Flyer

Enjoy the sounds of one of the top touring Grateful Dead tribute bands in the United States. 

Port Middletown Arts & Music Festival

Taking place in the center of the arts, shopping and entertainment district, this festival will showcase handcrafted, fine artisans and vendors who will line the...


The Rocky Horror Show

In this cult classic, square sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, stumble across the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter...

Rhonda Vincent & the Rage

Join us at the Sorg Opera House and witness world class musicians and the award-winning voice of Rhonda Vincent, seamlessly setting the stage for a...


Kiss of the Spider Woman

It is the 1960s in Argentina, a time of civic, economic, and cultural turmoil. Window-dresser Luis Alberto Molina is in the third year of his...