“Holiday Welcome” shopping around Miami County


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Anita Pollard, proprietor of Anita’s Boutique, pours cider at the establishment on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Rox and Dawn Burgin browse merchandise at Expressions of the Home on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Brian Rogers assists customers at Frame Mill Gallery on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sherrie and Kathryn Foster, of Troy, sample scented products at Living Simply Soap on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Troy resident Christina Pentaudi, who is a teacher in Tipp City, peruses the shelves at Browse Awhile Books on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Carl Towe assists customers at Angel Heaven Gifts on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Volunteer Susan Carrigan assists Beverly Cruse at For All Seasons on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employee Darla Fryman straightens the “Melissa & Doug” toy section at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody WIlloughby | Troy Daily News Beth Beane submits a ballot for the “6x6 auction” selections at Mayflower Arts Center on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Ashley Jones, manager of Merchant 31, assists customers at the store on Saturday in Tipp City. Merchant 31 was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employees Amaria Carter and Morgan Rench assist a customer at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Aliece Risch and Millie White, of Troy, browse merchandise at 3 Weird Sisters on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Kristy Reis, owner of Sweet by Kristy, assists customers at the establishment on Saturday in Tipp City. Sweet by Kristy was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Will, Alicia, and Lessie Harrelson, of Troy, shop in Cairn’s Toys on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Holly Smith and Ann Sweeney, of Troy, examine merchandise at The Hotel Gallery on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News The Rose family, of Troy, browse merchandise at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sandy Fidler and Karen Borders, of Columbus, test out the furniture at David Fair Consignments on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Emily Hess of Covington and Lindsey and Wyatt Brookhart of Tipp City enjoy the atmosphere in Grounds for Pleasure on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Leah Tippie, 9, of Troy, browses merchandise at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.


Over 100 stores in five Miami County towns took part in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

The special promotional event preceded Troy’s “Grand Illumination”, which kicks off on Friday, Nov. 24 in Troy Public Square, and “Shop Small Saturday” on Saturday, Nov. 25.

For more information on holiday events, visit hometowngreat.com.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Anita Pollard, proprietor of Anita’s Boutique, pours cider at the establishment on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_1Anita.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Anita Pollard, proprietor of Anita’s Boutique, pours cider at the establishment on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Rox and Dawn Burgin browse merchandise at Expressions of the Home on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_17-Expressions.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Rox and Dawn Burgin browse merchandise at Expressions of the Home on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Brian Rogers assists customers at Frame Mill Gallery on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_2Frame-Mill.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Brian Rogers assists customers at Frame Mill Gallery on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sherrie and Kathryn Foster, of Troy, sample scented products at Living Simply Soap on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_5Living-SimplySoap.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sherrie and Kathryn Foster, of Troy, sample scented products at Living Simply Soap on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Troy resident Christina Pentaudi, who is a teacher in Tipp City, peruses the shelves at Browse Awhile Books on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_6Browse-Awhile.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Troy resident Christina Pentaudi, who is a teacher in Tipp City, peruses the shelves at Browse Awhile Books on Saturday in Tipp City. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Carl Towe assists customers at Angel Heaven Gifts on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_3Angel-Heaven.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Carl Towe assists customers at Angel Heaven Gifts on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Volunteer Susan Carrigan assists Beverly Cruse at For All Seasons on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_12All-Seasons.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Volunteer Susan Carrigan assists Beverly Cruse at For All Seasons on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employee Darla Fryman straightens the “Melissa & Doug” toy section at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_4WertzVariety.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employee Darla Fryman straightens the “Melissa & Doug” toy section at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The store was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody WIlloughby | Troy Daily News Beth Beane submits a ballot for the “6×6 auction” selections at Mayflower Arts Center on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_11Mayflower.jpgCody WIlloughby | Troy Daily News Beth Beane submits a ballot for the “6×6 auction” selections at Mayflower Arts Center on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Ashley Jones, manager of Merchant 31, assists customers at the store on Saturday in Tipp City. Merchant 31 was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_6Merchant31.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Ashley Jones, manager of Merchant 31, assists customers at the store on Saturday in Tipp City. Merchant 31 was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employees Amaria Carter and Morgan Rench assist a customer at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_13-Ark-Echo.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Employees Amaria Carter and Morgan Rench assist a customer at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Aliece Risch and Millie White, of Troy, browse merchandise at 3 Weird Sisters on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_16-3-Weird.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Aliece Risch and Millie White, of Troy, browse merchandise at 3 Weird Sisters on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Kristy Reis, owner of Sweet by Kristy, assists customers at the establishment on Saturday in Tipp City. Sweet by Kristy was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_7Sweet.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Kristy Reis, owner of Sweet by Kristy, assists customers at the establishment on Saturday in Tipp City. Sweet by Kristy was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Will, Alicia, and Lessie Harrelson, of Troy, shop in Cairn’s Toys on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_8Cairns.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Will, Alicia, and Lessie Harrelson, of Troy, shop in Cairn’s Toys on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Holly Smith and Ann Sweeney, of Troy, examine merchandise at The Hotel Gallery on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_9Hotel-Gallery.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Holly Smith and Ann Sweeney, of Troy, examine merchandise at The Hotel Gallery on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News The Rose family, of Troy, browse merchandise at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_14-Rose-Family-2.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News The Rose family, of Troy, browse merchandise at Ark & Echo on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sandy Fidler and Karen Borders, of Columbus, test out the furniture at David Fair Consignments on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_15-David-Fair.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Sandy Fidler and Karen Borders, of Columbus, test out the furniture at David Fair Consignments on Saturday in Troy. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Emily Hess of Covington and Lindsey and Wyatt Brookhart of Tipp City enjoy the atmosphere in Grounds for Pleasure on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_10Grounds.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Emily Hess of Covington and Lindsey and Wyatt Brookhart of Tipp City enjoy the atmosphere in Grounds for Pleasure on Saturday in Tipp City. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.

Cody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Leah Tippie, 9, of Troy, browses merchandise at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.
http://www.tdn-net.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/21/2017/11/web1_18Wertz2.jpgCody Willoughby | Troy Daily News Leah Tippie, 9, of Troy, browses merchandise at Wertz Variety Store on Saturday in West Milton. The establishment was one of over 100 businesses in Miami County to participate in the “Holiday Welcome Weekend” event, which ran Nov. 17-19.