First Fridays Bucyrus June, July & August 2016!
As part of our mission to strengthen the local economy and promote community spirit in Bucyrus, our First Fridays team has coordinated three events that will occur the 1st Friday of June, July & August from 5pm- 9pm.
Annual Bratwurst Festival & 38th Annual Best “Wurst” Bike Tour
The 2016 Bratwurst Festival will be held on August 18, 19, 20! If you mustache…Brattie is 49! As part of the festivities the Bucyrus Tourism & Visitors Bureau will host the 38th Annual Best “Wurst” Bike Tour on Saturday, August 20, 2016. Choose from a family friendly 12 mile, 32 mile, 65 mile, or 100 mile routes, t-shirts, patches, and more! Join us for scenic views of Crawford County. Enjoy a pancake breakfast send off and ice cream at the end of your ride. Registration forms available at BTVB or download the registration form and get ready to ride! Bratty or Bust!
Crawford Arts, Music & Theatre
Need a night out on the town? Support the local artists and entertainers by attending one of the art shows, musicals or theatre performances. Get more information at Theatre Groups and Art Galleries.
2016 Bucyrus Speakeasy Shows
Don’t miss the Bucyrus Speakeasy Shows in 2016! Shows are tentatively scheduled for Thursday, May 5, August 18, & November 10, 2016…call the BTVB for your tickets today!
Visit, Tour, Explore…Play!
Want a unique “behind the scenes” visit to our local attractions? Call the BTVB to schedule a tour of the Eric Grohe murals; Bucyrus Copper Kettle Works last U.S. hand-hammered copper making factory; Cooper’s Mill jams and jellies factory; Crossroads Design candle making factory; Harvey One-Room Schoolhouse and Prairie and Harvey Homestead Barn; Antique Farm Machinery Museum; T&O Train Depot; Dapper Cabin…and the list goes on.
Farming & Agriculture
Schedule a tour of Pfeifer Diary operation; Hord’s Family Farm pig, beef cattle or grain operation; Rus-Men Farms sixth generation operation and farmers wife market; or the Scott-Reinhard Seed warehouse and soybean treatment facility. View the Grass Run Alpaca, pheasant, or Texas Longhorn animal farms…or visit Acres of Adventure at Pickwick Place to experience hands-on activities to understand food, farming and the environment. Join us at the Crawford County Fairgrounds each June for the Antique Farm Machinery Show or visit in July for the Annual Crawford County Fair!
We Are Here To Serve You
No matter the season, it’s always a good time to discover the Bucyrus area, because we have it all right here in the heart of Ohio. Located in the north central part of the state, along the Historic Lincoln Highway, Bucyrus is an hour north of Columbus and an hour south of Lake Erie. We are easy to find and offer many unique tour packages to choose from that you’ll want to come back more than once. Bucyrus and the Crawford County area, really and truly are Americana at it’s very best. But don’t take our word on it, browse our site, then hop on the road and come Discover Bucyrus.