Greene county is located in southwestern Ohio just east of Dayton and calls Xenia its county seat. The county population on July 1, 1999, was 149,149, an increase of 12,418 over the 1990 census.
The county is named for Gen. Nathaniel Greene, the Revolutionary War hero, and was established in its present boundaries in 1819. Xenia, which was established as the county seat in 1804, is derived from the Greek and signifies "hospitality."
Larger towns in the county include Bellbrook in the southwestern part of the county, Cedarville to the northeast, Fairborn to the northwest, Jamestown to the east and Yellow Springs just east of Fairborn.
Other Ohio Counties nearby:
(Jeffersonville) Ashtabula County
(Hamilton) Butler County
(Urbana) Champaign County
(Springfield) Clark County
(Wilmington) Clinton County
(Lisbon) Columbiana County
03/06 Coming to The Xenia area
Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair Cincinnati OH May4 The Clay Alliance Spring Pottery Fair is a combination of nearly 50 local clay artisans who exhibits and sells their unique ceramic creations.
Smokin' on the Water - BBQ Festival By The Lake Liberty IN May4-5 Arts, Crafts, and Antiques of all kinds are permitted and desired. Lawn Equipment, Golf Carts, Personal Mobility Devices, Home Healthcare Products, ATVs, RVs, Vehicles, Boats, Outdoor Cooking Equipment, and Sporting Goods are also permitted and desired.
CincItalia the Cincinnati Italian Festival Cincinnati OH May17-19 Come early and be dazzled by CincItalia's Italian Auto Show and enriched by our traditional Italian Statue Procession.
Kentucky Reggae Festival Louisville KY May25-27 Since 1991 the Kentucky Reggae Festival has been the predominant event in the Louisville area during Memorial Day Weekend. The flavor of the islands is captured and brought right to Louisville through reggae music, ethnic foods, and the caribbean market.
Abbey Road on the River Louisville KY May23-27 Attracting over 30,000 attendants to Louisville's Belvedere, Abbey Road on the River is the largest Beatles festival in the United States.
Park Street Festival Columbus OH June7-8 So many Food Trucks, so little time! Bringing you the best & most diverse food trucks in all of Ohio, all in one place!