The city of Plain City will celebrate its heritage by hosting its annual Der Dutchman Heritage Days Friday and Saturday, May 19 and 20, at and near the Der Dutchman Restaurant, 445 S. Jefferson Ave., Plain City.
The celebration will begin with a hog roast and concert by Jim Schmid and Liberated at 6:30 p.m. May 19.
Cost for the dinner and concert is $15 for adults, $10 for children ages 6-12 and free for children 5 and younger.
A horse parade will take place at 10 a.m. May 20 and will begin at the Der Dutchman farm across the street from the restaurant.
It will travel on West Avenue, Maple Street, West Main Street, Park Street, West Second Street, West Chillicothe Street and back to the field and barn. Entries for the parade are being accepted.
Those interested can call 614-204-8448.
Other May 20 activities include an 1860s baseball game at 1 p.m. and live music at 5 p.m.
The baseball game will be played between the Plain City Long Johns and the traveling Muffins. Music will be performed by Delaware-based group Clear Run.
From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., participants will enjoy traditional Amish foods, buggy rides, horse-drawn wagon rides, pony rides, special kids activities and animals to pet.
Demonstrations will include glass blowing, broom-making, woodworking, blacksmithing and field corn processing.