Taste of the Arts

Friday, May 13 – 5 – 9 p.m.

You are invited to join us for a delightful evening of fun, music and food in downtown Piqua.  Be sure to stop in and see the various demonstrations in the storefronts while enjoying a variety of live music.   At the corner of Ash and Main Streets you will find a huge selection of food options from various local restaurants and caterers.  Your appetizer, meal and dessert all in one place!  Items range from $1 to $5.  We look forward to seeing you at Taste of the Arts 2022!

Taste of the Arts Schedule of Events

Taste of the Arts Menus 2022


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, May 26 – 3 – 6 p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, June 2 – 3 – 6 p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, June 9 – 3 – 6 p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, June 16 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Third Thursday

Thursday, June 16 – 5 – 8 p.m.

Third Thursdays are fun, family friendly events that feature live music, food, street activities and old fashioned fun.


Rock Piqua!

Saturday, June 18 – 4 – 10 p.m.

Downtown Piqua comes alive with music, food and fun.


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, June 23 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, June 30 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, July 7 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Downtown Sidewalk Sales

Friday, July 15 & 16 (Tentative Dates)

Out with the old and in with the new!  Be sure to visit downtown Piqua for the legendary sidewalk sales with a huge variety of merchandise at blowout prices.  Absolutely NOT TO BE MISSED!


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, July 14 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, July 21 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Third Thursday

Thursday, July 21 – 5 – 8 p.m.

Third Thursdays are fun, family-friendly events that feature live music, food, street activities and old-fashioned fun.


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, July 28 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, August 4 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, August 11 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Down The River – Down A Beer

Saturday, August 13 (tentative date)

7th Annual event.  100 craft beers, river activities and a silent auction.  Tickets will on sale in early summer.  Visit Mainstreetpiqua.com for details.


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, August 18 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Third Thursday

Thursday, August 18 – 5 – 8 p.m.

Third Thursdays are fun, family friendly events that feature live music, food, street activities and old-fashioned fun.


Rockin’ River Duck Drop

Saturday, August 27 – 6:00 p.m.

Thousands of numbered rubber ducks make their way down the Miami River.  Will your duck be the winner of a $1000 grand prize.  Ducks can be purchased at Mainstreet Piqua, 326 N. Main Street or visit www.mainstreetpiqua.com.  Ducks are $5 each or 6 for $25!


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, August 25 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, September 1 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, September 8 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, September 15 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, September 22 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Piqua Community Farmers Market

Thursday, September 29 – 3 – 6  p.m.

For the very best in locally grown, home baked and handmade crafts the Piqua Community Farmers Market is the place to be!  www.piquafarmersmarket.com


Chocolate Walk

Friday, September 30 – 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Purchase your ticket for $20 and spend a delightful evening visiting over 20 downtown Piqua businesses and pick up a chocolate treat at each designated stop.  Tickets will go on sale in mid-September can be purchased at Mainstreet Piqua at 326 N. Main Street.  More details coming in early fall!


Merchant Fall Open House

Friday & Saturday, October 14 & 15

Check out all the new fall merchandise in downtown Piqua.


Harvest Days

Saturday, October 15 – Noon – 6 p.m.

Old fashioned fall fun in downtown Piqua.


Downtown Piqua Horse Parade

Saturday, November 12 – 7 p.m.

Imagine horse-drawn carriages, hitches and riders, all outfitted with Holiday Lights, making their way down Main Street. Christmas banners and decorated street trees will create an amazing backdrop for this dazzlingly fun family-friendly event.


Small Business Saturday

Saturday, November 26


Holiday Open House

Friday & Saturday, December 2 & December 3


Christmas on the Green

Friday, December 2 – 6 – 9 p.m.

Community caroling, horse-drawn carriage rides, children’s activities and live entertainment make this family-oriented holiday celebration a “must do” on many calendars.  Stop in and visit downtown Piqua’s many stores to choose the perfect gift for your loved one.


Downtown Piqua Holiday Parade

Saturday, December 3 – 2 p.m.

The tradition of celebrating the holiday season with an old-fashioned hometown parade is a long one in downtown Piqua.  Families and friends, young and old, fill the streets for this festive event.  After the parade kids can visit with Santa in the lobby of the Fort Piqua Plaza.


12 Beers of Christmas

Friday, December 9


Holly Jolly 5K/10K Run

Saturday, December 10 – 10 a.m.

These annual 5K & 10K runs make use of the beautiful Piqua PATH. Download your registration at www.mainstreetpiqua.com or sign up online at www.cantstoprunningco.com  Same day registrations are accepted.  Registration is held in the lobby of the Municipal Government Complex, 201 W Water Street.